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Old 03-05-2013, 06:40 PM   #1
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More torq!!

What can I do to gain more torq? I don't want to s/c or turbo yet. I don't care to much on hp just torq,like the bentley brooklands, it's only 505 hp but it has 700 of torq.and yes I know it's turbo charged.
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Old 03-05-2013, 06:43 PM   #2
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Nitrous or bigger cubes
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Old 03-05-2013, 06:54 PM   #3
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Rear end gears.
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Old 03-05-2013, 07:04 PM   #4
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4.10's. ... Although you will rip them out if you go FI. If you don't want to FI or turbo i doubt you want to stroke . Stoke adds insane amounts of torque down in 3k to 4k rpm range
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Old 03-05-2013, 09:18 PM   #5
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What does it mean to stroke it. Lol I know how that sounds.
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Old 03-05-2013, 09:37 PM   #6
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Bigger crank shaft. Rebuilt short block with forged pistons ... About the same money as a supercharger .. Maybe a little more ... Adds mostly torque ... Adds a little a piece of mind about breaking things
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Old 03-05-2013, 10:28 PM   #7
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Stroking means getting a crank with a longer stroke up to 4.0 (for a 416) or a 4.1 (for a 427) as opposed to a 3.62 that ALL LS engines share.
The stock length connecting rods are 6.098 and with a stroker crank they are Beam 6.125.
In essence your making that piston go down lower in the bore increasing the volume of air getting sucked in.

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Old 03-05-2013, 10:54 PM   #8
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What does it mean to stroke it.
LOL.....you didn't learn that in junior high????


Ok....had to. You know that's what everyone first thought.
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Old 03-06-2013, 06:45 AM   #9
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^^ haha

i added 1le 3:91 gears and it feels like a whole new car
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Il try the gears .
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Old 03-06-2013, 03:08 PM   #11
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u wont regret it
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Old 03-06-2013, 03:16 PM   #12
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Hmmmmmm, I'd have to say.....BIG BLOCK
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Old 03-06-2013, 03:19 PM   #13
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Gears will feel like more torque and nitrous will actually make more torque!
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Old 03-06-2013, 03:33 PM   #14
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Gears will feel like more torque and nitrous will actually make more torque!

haha gears you can use anytime and NOS can only be used on a track
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