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Old 10-16-2005, 09:55 PM
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a disgrace

check out this, im gonna cry, lol http://www.diesel-central.com/Video/...IRP/Hookin.mpg
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Old 10-16-2005, 10:28 PM
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it's all about traction, doesn't matter how much power you have if you can't plant it. What isn't shown is whether they had any weight int he Dodge, or 4 wheel drive maybe, they had too mcuh grab for it to have been an equal setup...
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yeah, but that ford guy, broke them tires loose really quit the first time though. should have just held it there.
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Old 10-16-2005, 10:44 PM
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the tires were smoking the first time, and hopping the second time, both show traction problems...
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Old 10-25-2005, 12:19 PM
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yea, that's enough to make me cry too. I agree with fellro86, traction is everything and what that ford needed was more weight, definitely!
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well, they may not be as heavy in the rear as some, but makes for better floating in mud and watnot imo.
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