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Old 02-15-2002, 03:29 AM   #1
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2000 Impreza 2.5RS

Question Slicks on an AWD car?

Is it possible to use slicks on our scoobies 'cause I know in order for slick to work properly one has to do a burn out to get them sticky but its pretty hard to do a burn out dont you think. Or maybe we dont need slicks?
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Old 02-15-2002, 04:05 AM   #2
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i don't think they help as much but traction is traction, right?
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Old 02-15-2002, 04:51 AM   #3
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Man you'd break your axles... I don't think we need slicks at all. I remember a post in the FFI forum that discussed this but not at that sure though...

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Old 02-15-2002, 05:12 AM   #4
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i've seen slicks on chris w.'s wrx last autox. he beat me by about 5 seconds. i had the stock tires...see the difference. i would not reccommend slicks for street use.
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Old 02-15-2002, 11:57 AM   #5
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to heat your slicks on your WRX you need to substitute the burn out for a couple of scandinavian flicks

slicks are just fine for the right conditions (track, strip, not so much on the street)
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