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Old 11-12-2010, 07:48 PM   #16
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Old 11-13-2010, 08:05 AM   #17
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TCX and 417 for sure
You need also to have a gear diff, i think this is good for spec race.
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Old 11-13-2010, 09:16 AM   #18
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Originally Posted by TeamWTF View Post
If i were you, i would invest the money in a new set of tires, some springs, some oils and a few different sway bars.

Tr and find a setup from one of the pro guys to a track similar to yours and start with that.

Having a properly set up car would probably keep you happy considering the 416 is still one of the best chassis around.
Ditto on that advise also!
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Like Nilks said, running what most others run at your location is the best way to start in any class! I did the same but went with the cheaper version of what most were running, the T3R and was not disappointed. Little by little I have found good used T3 parts to replace the cheaper parts used by Xray on my T3R. Found a graphite chassis and upper deck in great condition for $35.00, full set of turnbuckles $15.00. For swing shafts, arms etc. SpecR
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