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#1 (permalink) Old 08-16-2004, 12:19 AM
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if i were to be able to go 170 but my speedo top out at 160 would it damage the speedo?



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the needle can extend past the 160 i thought...

you have a 95 325i, says your sig, why are you worried about goin 170?
hypothetical or did you get another car?


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dude u don't see the point when i get my 700 hp i wil be able to do this so will it hurt the speedo



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lol.. 700 ponies huh?? how do u plan on doing that... twin turbo??.. no it wont hurt the speedo..

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170mph and 700 pretty big goal.

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hes right.

i will fly and drive and hitchhike to your door to see that car if you actualy do that.

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If Jimmy doesn't have a 700 pony car, you'd be hard pressed to get one. Much less out of a 2.5L engine
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m5 engine bored out baby with turbo



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I gotta see pics of that!!
And the total bill when you get it installed!
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$40,000 could get that for ya.....
sounds worth it to me

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It won't be bad for the speedo, but you won't make it there with the gears you've got now, with a 7000 rpm redline the top you'll get is 163.19501859142605 mph.

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your gonna need alot of things to back up that kinda power ie axles and that kinda power would wrench your chassis

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Originally posted by Kevin325i@Aug 16 2004, 10:37 PM
with a 7000 rpm redline the top you'll get is 163.19501859142605 mph.
It's 163.19501859142604 mph., check your math you moron!

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if your looking for a major project car, go restore a nice chevy nova or somthing.. throw a big block in there and you can get yourself a 9 second car for about 35,000.... thats what i would do.!!!

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Originally posted by jllphan+Aug 16 2004, 11:39 PM--></div><table border='0' align='center' width='95%' cellpadding='3' cellspacing='1'><tr><td>QUOTE (jllphan @ Aug 16 2004, 11:39 PM)</td></tr><tr><td id='QUOTE'> <!--QuoteBegin-Kevin325i@Aug 16 2004, 10:37 PM
with a 7000 rpm redline the top you'll get is 163.19501859142605 mph.
It's 163.19501859142604 mph., check your math you moron! [/b][/quote]
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