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Old 11-05-2012, 08:51 AM   #20
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Was mavericks car tightened by hpf or is giken? I am going to email the rep at OSG I'm dealing with to see if the TCD diff is the same
Originally Posted by MarcusLSB View Post
I have not had mine tightened but I have driven mavericks car with the extra clutch packs tightened and mine with doesn't have them tightened and the difference is pretty big. Like described.. It's a little thunk when getting on the gas, sounds like gear lash but it's the clutch packs. I would definitely recommend sending it in to OS Giken before installing.

Both Chris and I have given the OS Giken a serious beating and it's held up phenomenally.
Read about the TCD diff OSG offers you may change your post
Originally Posted by Commanderwiggin View Post
Here are some fun facts...OSG will be better for straight line accel because it locks up quicker than OEM...on cornering or before the corner this will also lock up the rear so if you track the car it may not be what you want. IMO the OSG isn't needed.
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