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Old 02-12-2012, 11:17 AM   #48 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by 5.4 View Post
And some people could inflate them until they explode. But I figured at speed the air expands thats why it wouldn't be ideal the pump up the tires to the limit, especially if you always load up your car.
You don't think the tire engineers took heat pressure rise into consideration when designating max inflation pressure?

What about the trans temp, where does that sit before and after blocking?
The car has a manual transmission. When was the last time you were concerned about cooling a manual in a passenger car?
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