|07-05-2011 09:40 PM|
|KooL||Even though we've moved on from the pop/dump of the clutch, I'm going to add my $0.02. Normally when I say "dumping" the clutch, it's intentional as in burning out or racing. Popping the clutch, to me, is an unintentional oops moment when your foot slips or someone can't drive very well.|
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|07-05-2011 12:53 PM|
|repauli1||Can i dump mine, i have auto, can i do a braking burnout. Gotta use up them ole oem tires so i can buy new ones with teeth!|
|07-05-2011 07:14 AM|
|Mr. Sinister||Yes you can, but please get video.|
|07-05-2011 03:39 AM|
|07-05-2011 12:00 AM|
|97wrangler-242||For you duster guys I'll get a pic of the 2 my buddy is restoring. One will have the 318 and the other will have the S6. V8 will run high 12s n the quarter and the s6 will b a cruiser|
|07-04-2011 11:58 PM|
|97wrangler-242||Well the 2 times I dumped it n my jeep (dana35, 3.07, 31" tires) it broke the bolts that hold the strap over the bearing cap on the ujoint and the ds hit the floor pan|
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|Irongrave||don't see why not seen a few guys do it with stickies on rocks and I've done it more then once with my weak AX5 to get over a rock, lot more stress then on the street.|
|07-04-2011 08:37 PM|
up here in mass popping was for pills ,, dumping was done in a small room with a newspaper, now side stepping,,, hold gas wfo pivot foot off clutch..
and yes i am the master of the rolling burn-out
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|07-04-2011 04:42 PM|
Got me on the surprise ending on that post.
My dad had a duster, can't remember what year but in that era. He sold it to my sister who drove it until the suspension gave in while she was on the road with it. Fortunately going slow. Don't know how many miles it made but we drove the hell out of it. Now where did I put my baby aspirin and celebrex. Don't depend on depends yet.
|07-04-2011 04:34 PM|
|FalconRods||I am an old fart - not a dead one though. It was a 1974 Plymouth Gold Duster. Bought it 1977 26K miles - 2400 bucks and wished I still had it. When I gave it away, and I did to a young couple, had 210K miles. If I can find a picture of it I will post just for you. Oh crap, I am out of geritol and depends. Hope the hovercraft has had time to charge. Lol|
|07-04-2011 04:26 PM|
That would make you an old fart....if my math is right.
And if you were old when the duster was around, you would be ancient now.
|07-04-2011 02:06 PM|
|RazorbackMac||In Texas, we all called it dumping the clutch, I've never heard popping... That sounds like less of clutch maneuver and more of an exhaust malfunction Given, those were ricers. As far as can the rubicon handle it... I've only done it once, I didn't think about turning off traction control. It just bit and sank in the back while the front flexed up and accelerated rapidly. Never tried it again but it didn't damage anything either.|
|07-04-2011 01:32 PM|
|demarpaint||I'm sure it can handle it. I had the opportunity to dump/side step/hole shot/pop/etc. more than a few clutches in my day. I've dumped them at speeds much greater than 4,500 rpm. I've done it with traction controll on and off as well to see what happens. LOL|
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|Up Hill Bill||Stopped "popping" the clutch when my mommy stopped paying for my tires!|
|07-04-2011 12:10 PM|
(sorry, but YOU tee'd that one up...haha)
|07-04-2011 11:42 AM|
|jrussblues||When I had manuals I would regularly take a dump in them. Never had a problem. Had to turn off traction control to get a good dump though.|
|07-04-2011 11:38 AM|
|woggie||Another vote for popping the clutch...To the OP,like FalconRods, my daughter has done that a number of times while learning to drive a stick!|
|07-04-2011 10:56 AM|
|jk wrangler fan|
|07-04-2011 10:36 AM|
As long as this is turning into a poll, I've always called it popping the clutch.
I've also done it with my JK on wet pavement.
|07-04-2011 10:28 AM|
|rics1997||Southeast here and never heard it called dumping the clutch. Always popping to do burn outs. Maybe it's a generation thing.|
|07-04-2011 10:26 AM|
|Motorbreath||You can do it, but considering how much technology went into designing the vehicle not to loose traction you might not want to. But that's just my 2 cents. I didn't buy a wrangler for speed or burning rubber, I have my GSXR and my harley for that department.|
|07-04-2011 10:20 AM|
|seadog||Living in the southeast, it was always dumping the clutch. Popping was when you stalled out. Might be a regional thing.|
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