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Old 05-30-2011, 11:30 AM   #1
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when did you start feeling that your changes worked and also what changes do you think are the easiest to feel right away
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Tires. Then shock and diff oils, pistons, etc.
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when did you start feeling that your changes worked and also what changes do you think are the easiest to feel right away
Easiest change i saw work immediately was when our local pro driver told me to add 2mm shims under the turnbuckles of my rb-5. It was pushing through the turns instead of actually turning. Thougt he was full of it..... Until the very next lap. Couldn't believe the change in steering, all over a 2mm shim.
Thats just the start of it.
Dropping the tranny in the rb 1mm was amazingly obvious as well. Forward bite increased insanely.
Before that stuff, i thought mm shims were a waste of time. But hey, what do i know....
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man i whould have to say doing the easy things first like camber and toe in/out.

oh and tires for sure !

you dont have to be a pro driver to notice it.
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For me the most productive changes are Camber to the front and rear. when set correctly you can really hung the turns with more speed and of course the right tires. Its a great adjustment when you get it just right, but has to be changed according to track conditions. To much negative camber and you traction roll, to little and the end breaks free, but when I get it just right its completely dialed!
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