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Old 12-06-2007, 09:45 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by RH77 View Post
Have you investigated a constant throttle version of CC? I haven't done any extensive testing on it, but I rigged-up my cruise to govern the throttle to about a 21 TPS.
Rick, that's cool. How did you do that?

I haven't engaged cruise on my car since the last time I ran an experiment! If it would do actual DWL, I might be tempted to use it again ... sometimes
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