Re: [DML] Re: stage II
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Re: [DML] Re: stage II

I'm getting around 20 MPG with the Stage II automatic.

--- David Teitelbaum <jtrealty@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I worked on a Stage II for someone in the area. It
> was an automatic.
> One of the valve adjusters had loosened up and
> backed out and was
> laying on the head under the valve cover. Had NO
> power and made a loud
> clacking noise. Once I put it back and checked the
> other valves it ran
> nice. Slightly louder than a stock car but it
> definately had some
> extra "pulling" power! If I had a Delorean and the
> engine melted down
> I would consider putting one in. It seemed to be a
> good fit for the
> automatic. If you don't bash on it the transmission
> should last. In
> the automatic the torque convertor helps to smooth
> things out so you
> don't have the sudden shock loads like a 5-speed if
> you were to "dump"
> on the clutch. My guess is the gas mileage would be
> some amount less
> than a stock PRV. The performance roughly would
> equal the stock PRV in
> a 5-speed. The stock PRV with an automatic is a
> "slug".
> David Teitelbaum
> vin 10757
> --- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "rydelo81"
> <rydelo81@...> wrote:
> >
> > does anyone here have a dmch stage two upgrade in
> an automatic?
> >

Royce Holden

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