2nd Generation Specific 1986-1992 Discussion


Old 02-06-2004, 02:26 AM
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how can i get more torque ?
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Old 02-06-2004, 03:26 AM
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Rotaries are torque less, get a V8 if you want torque.
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Old 02-06-2004, 03:48 AM
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If you have a N/A turbo it or put a supercharger on there.
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Old 02-06-2004, 09:10 AM
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just watch the movie, i saw it last night....it was AWESOME!
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Old 02-06-2004, 09:35 AM
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what are you towing?
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Old 02-06-2004, 10:01 AM
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keep it at mid range Rpm's all the time
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Old 02-06-2004, 10:17 AM
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Old 02-06-2004, 10:23 AM
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Assuming your injectors are clean, you should have all the torque you need. These cars do like revs, so if you are short-shifting it will feel like a dog. Keep the revs over 4k, and you should be grinning.

If you still need more torque, go buy a Dodge diesel truck.
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Old 02-06-2004, 01:47 PM
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son, its wrong to ask for torque when you have an rx-7. its just like asking to be stoned to death.

like he said, put a v8 on it if you want torque. hell, im doing it to one of my rx-7, just for ***** and giggles
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Old 02-06-2004, 02:28 PM
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it's not that rotaries are weak in torque, it's that they aren't designed for it.

light motor + light car + high rev hp = fun sports car. If you want loads of torque in a car that you have to shift 3k rpm before redline get a mustang.
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