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Old 02-23-2013, 10:46 AM   #1
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Why is the a Speed Governor

Why do we have it and how do i take it off and what would happen
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Old 02-23-2013, 10:52 AM   #2
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You can tune it out... and you would go faster than 155mph.
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Old 02-23-2013, 10:54 AM   #3
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From what I heard, it was put there because the tires. The tires are not rated to go as fast as the car can take them.
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Old 02-23-2013, 10:54 AM   #4
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From what I heard, it was put there because the tires. The tires are not rated to go as fast as the car can take them.
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Old 02-23-2013, 10:57 AM   #5
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From what I heard, it was put there because the tires. The tires are not rated to go as fast as the car can take them.
do you know good tires that would be built better for speeds above 115
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Old 02-23-2013, 11:04 AM   #6
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do you know good tires that would be built better for speeds above 115
Anything T rated or higher

http://www.tirespeedratings.org/
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Old 02-23-2013, 11:10 AM   #7
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Anything T rated or higher

http://www.tirespeedratings.org/
do you know what rating the stock camaro 1ls 18inch wheels are?
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Old 02-23-2013, 11:12 AM   #8
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do you know what rating the stock camaro 1ls 18inch TIRES are?
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Old 02-23-2013, 11:15 AM   #9
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From what I heard, it was put there because the tires. The tires are not rated to go as fast as the car can take them.
Why is the SS limited then? The Pirellis are Y-rated (186 mph+).
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Old 02-23-2013, 11:31 AM   #10
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Do you plan on going on a high speed chase? Doubtful you will ever go 155 so why worry?
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Old 02-23-2013, 11:38 AM   #11
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It's not just the tires. It's also the lift effect of the car. At that speed, the LS, LT and SS want to fly off the ground. The ZL1 sucks itself to the ground at that speed.
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Old 02-23-2013, 11:47 AM   #12
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From what I heard, it was put there because the tires. The tires are not rated to go as fast as the car can take them.
Yeah, whenever you are going 150 mph your wheels are literally flying, there is little tire that touches the pavement. Your almost flying.
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The ZL1 convertible is limited to 155MPH because of the fabric top.
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Old 02-23-2013, 11:47 AM   #14
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Why do we have it and how do i take it off and what would happen

because of the tires, suspension, and the fact that it's dangerous. aside from the track, you shouldn't be going that fast.

be advised that you would have to get a tune to take it off, and once you do that you have voided your warranty.
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