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Calibrate butt dyno

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by DanGer, Jun 3, 2009.

  1. Jun 3, 2009 at 4:53 PM
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    DanGer

    DanGer [OP] Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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    Can someone explain to me the difference the butt dyno picks up between better throttle response and more horsepower. My truck has been driving incredibly smoothly recently with a bit more pep, but I want to know if it is due to more power, or better throttle response.
     
  2. Jun 3, 2009 at 6:03 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Butt dynos are a VERY unaccurate device. I have had many people think they had gains in their vehicles, only to find out that their vehicle LOST power, once it was thromn on the rollers. The only thing I have found, that the butt dyno can accurately gauge, is a fart....nothing more. They can even confuse a fart with a shit..They shoul dnot be trusted.
     
  3. Jun 3, 2009 at 6:04 PM
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    just blew up a butt dyno
     
  4. Jun 3, 2009 at 6:05 PM
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    But the thing is I have backed off my driving habits. I take things real slow but the throttle is much peppier. I think tacoholic needs to recalibrate his...
     
  5. Jun 3, 2009 at 6:06 PM
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    X2...Well..not "Just now"......wait.....*grunting sounds...*.....Ok...I blew one.
     
  6. Jun 3, 2009 at 6:07 PM
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  7. Jun 3, 2009 at 6:49 PM
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    i blew them all over the tux place and kohls a lil while ago!!:D
     
  8. Jun 3, 2009 at 6:50 PM
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    Im...bloooowwwwwwwwwwwing.....ugh....a but dyno right..........Agh...Now..............Aaaaa
     
  9. Jun 3, 2009 at 6:52 PM
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    i was wondering why my screen got all exploded looking and brown.:crapstorm:
     
  10. Jun 3, 2009 at 6:57 PM
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    Oh no...My Dyno is propperly calibrated...I can tell presisely when its a fart, and hen its a poo poo....Many times, I can even predict the violence of the fart or poop.
     
  11. Jun 3, 2009 at 7:00 PM
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    my bad...........meant to say that was me.....i didnt even know it was coming?!!:eek::D
     
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    My guess is the new summer blends of gas.
     
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