Tell me if this is a power problem or transmission. - 460 Ford Forum
Chilly's Garage A place for non-460 banter.

User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 04-17-2006, 01:24 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
jones's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Philadelphia, Mississippi
Posts: 4,396
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
 
Tell me if this is a power problem or transmission.

I took the truck this friday to the track. I made 6 passes. Every pass I made had a 2.2 60ft. No matter if I got up on the converter or just left from idel. Truck never spun a tire. It just wouldn't go any faster. 1/8 mile

Now the transmission has a ton of miles and the converter is pretty tight. It wants to go around 1000 rpms!

Or have I just found the limit on the engines power.

I noticed on my times the main differeance in ET was around the 330 marker. I would run the same 60ft and mph but my et would range from 10.2-10.40. 1/8 mile

What is this a sign of?

On one pass I took the air filter off and half track it started acting like it was running out of gas. My mph dropped 10 and only lost 6/10's though! I put the air cleaner back on and it never done it again.
jones is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the 460 Ford Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools Search this Thread
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Accumulator problem David Cole Engine Tech 11 07-03-2007 11:14 AM
How do I troubleshoot this performance problem, please.. 1FSTCAT Engine Tech 35 10-05-2006 01:04 PM
LOW POWER SCJF350 Engine Tech 17 06-03-2006 12:18 AM
SHORT POWER NEED CAM JOETRANS460 Engine Tech 25 05-12-2006 10:19 PM
driveability of purely street cars above 600hp? chilly Engine Tech Archive 0 05-09-2006 11:11 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome