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Old 06-21-2009, 04:09 PM   #1
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How much RWHP can the L99 auto handle...

I am looking at doing the following and want to know (I am sure others do as well) if the drivetrain will handle the HP.

I plan on a TVS2300 with 6psi, a Corsa cat back and maybe ARH long tube headers. I suspect HP to be around 525 to 550 at the rear wheels with these bolt ons. Will the drivetrain be able to handle it? It will mostly be a daily driver but once in a while it will hit the 1/4 mile.
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Old 06-21-2009, 04:43 PM   #2
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with street tires should be ok.. slicks... well maybe different story.
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Old 06-21-2009, 04:49 PM   #3
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Other threads have this info - estimated to be 650 RWHP.
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Old 06-21-2009, 05:39 PM   #4
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Thats the estimate but for longevity I would drop it down to 600hp. In all honesty if its a daily driver 600hp is way more then enough, hell so is 500.
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Old 06-21-2009, 10:39 PM   #5
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post 44 and 46

impressive to say the least that a stock auto drivetrain would handle this power increase.
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