If you replace a car's wheels with smaller ones will the speedometer reading be faster or slower than the car is actually going?
Faster as there is smaller wheel circumference per rotation.If your wheel is 1m around, your speedo will have been configured to know that you will travel 1m per rotation but if its only 90cm the car will still think you have done 1m per rotation so therefore you are actually travelling slower than your car is telling you.
Will speedometer readings be more or less than actual speed when the cars wheels are replaced with smaller ones?
If the outside diameter of the new wheel (tire) is smaller then the tire will have to make more revolutions to equal what the manufacturer calibrated the spedometer to. The result would be your vehicle reading higher than actual speed. The solution it to make sure the vehicle is recalibrated to t...
It depends on what type of racing you intend on doing. A typical 1/4 mile drag rear wheel drive car would have larger rear wheels for traction and smaller front wheels for less weight but this is only useful for the 1/4 mile RWD drag racing.
assuming we are talking about a rear wheel drive vehicle, the smaller wheels weigh less and provide the least resistance.
The size of the drive (powered) wheels is more important in locomotive construction than with automobiles. a massive military tank built by Czarist Russia had 27 foot drive wheels and two hopped-up truck/marine engines. it managed less than ten miles per hour before running amuck in simulated tre...
Smaller diameter wheels with larger profile tires are usually a lot thinner.Smaller diameter wheels with lower or the same profile tires will give a smaller rolling circumference, this will make the car accelerate faster, but will reduce the top speed.
It would also depend on the road conditions and tread pattern (if any) on tires.
Faster. You see, adding more mass to the object pulls it down faster than when it had a lesser amount. Now that you've added more mass to your car, the gravitational pull will allow it to zoom on down the ramp. Forget about driving that thing UP the ramp!(:
Not necessarily. That's only an indication of the cylinder capacity - it says nothing about the stroke, bore, which vehicle has a better power-to-weight ratio and drag coefficient, etc. Those are the things which determine a vehicle's performance.
It doesn't, if your car is missing a tire, your car slows down and the wayward tire appears to go faster.
Will you select a smaller or bigger gear at the rear wheel of a bicycle if you want to go up hill and why?
You select a bigger rear cog. Whenever you see someone going up a hill on a bike they always seem to be pedaling faster than normal. With the cog on the back being bigger than the front the front cog spins faster than the rear. Im not sure how to explain why it makes it easier but a understanding...
Your car will have more traction in the snow, making it easier to drive.However, you should only put the tires exactly specified by the manufacturer on your car.
yes because it is smaller and friction will be smaller so it will go faster!
A lighter car is not necessarily faster than a smaller car, as it depends upon the power of the vehicle. If the question is asking whether a smaller or lighter car is necessarily faster than a larger car, again the answer is "no". The larger car can easily be more powerful.
It will go faster, just like a boy scout pine wood derby car.
If you had a speedometer with a tachometer and you replaced it with a speedometer without a tachometer will it work?
it sure would work.. behind the dashboard are plugs for each function. one for tachometer, one for speedometer, fuel, water temp. ect.. if your new dash doesn't have a tachometer it will not interfere with the speedomet aspect of it. but you will not have a tach obviously. that sucks kid
Exhaust needs to size for your engine/hp,factory exhaust is smaller than idea and is designed for being quieter and for cost. Too bid you lose performance/ground clearance. Exhaust needs some back pressure for low end torque, plus large dual exhaust adds weight to the vehicle hurting performance....
Is a 40 offset of a car rim bigger or smaller than a 38 off set which will sit in more than the other 40 or 38?
Depends if it is a negative or positive offset.Rear spacing (or backspacing) is the distance between the wheel's inboard edge and its mounting pad. It can be measured by using a ruler and a straightedge set across the backside rim of the wheel.If you have a "positive" offset, the mounting pad is ...
it depends. it wont increase your speed but it might give you more grip when accelerating. if you have a front wheel drive car, put weight in the front or if you have rear wheel drive, put weight in the back. its best if you have no weight at all really, just get some functional spoilers. spoiler...
The car wheel size has to be calibrated with the speedometer because the circumference of the wheel touches the ground: ergo a huge wheel like those found on heavy machinery can spin slower because with each revolution it covers... say 5-10 feet.
It may be quicker but not necessarily faster.yes, try fibre glass bonnet and smaller lighter wheels, makes a big difference. have a friend that races his integra type r, he has all the seats out etc. not even a stereo!The first answer is fine, of course we are assuming that the first automobile h...
True. They simply radio ahead to trap you for safety reasons. If you need to lose them, make sure you head for a civilian area (neighbourhood) and ditch the car. They legally can't use heat seeking devices from helecopters.
It cuts down on the wind resistance of the car behind it, which makes that car push the other car faster than the one by itself. Because the one by itself isn't getting a push behind and its not pushed by another car which slows it down!
Just a little bit. A cheetah tops out around 77 MPH
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Ohmmeter will show " infinity " reading if the resistor is open
It depends on how old your tires are and how warn they are. The front tires will wear out first, so if they replace your tires regularly then you can get away with only replacing the front two. If you rotate your tires when you change your oil or don't replace your tires often enough then you wil...
When brake pads are worn enough will they actually cause the vehicle to feel like it is towing or dragging something i.e. slower acceleration or sluggishness?
yes especially when slowing down it makes an awful noise like your towin somethin
negligable effects if ....all other factors exact. same
On a car do the left wheels go slower than the right wheels when turning left or vice-versa because they would have to cover less distance in the same time since they are on the inside of the turn?
Left wheels slower on a left turn. Right slower on a right turn.
gravity pulls objects down and when a car is on the ground.but when it is on a ramp it moves and goes and goes and stops because gravity pulls is down to the ground and when it is on a flat area it moves a little but its like its on the ground cause of gravity.
Do you mean go faster? All things being equal, a 3-wheeled solar car would have a lower rolling resistance compared to a 4-wheeled solar car. It would be more energy efficient, and therefore able to go faster.A 4-wheeled solar car is inherently more stable.
You have a 60 series tire as the original size tire. I would not recommend you go to any 70 series tire for sure. You could go to a 65 series but you will need to install a 215/65-17 in order the keep the overall diameter as close as possible to the OEM tire. There is only .35% difference in over...
No this is not true at all allot contributes to the speed of a car but a small engine is not one of them
It doesn't matter that depends if its frontwheel drive of rearwheel drive if the car is 4 wheel drive its not going to get very fast. Rearwheel drives best for speed.
It cant. They are connected. If the front car moved faster than the back car it would pull away from the back car.
You will be quicker not faster.
They may transport no more than one person under age 21 who is not a family member.With a provisional license, they may drive between midnight and 5 a.m.only when accompanied by a licensed parent or guardian unless driving to/from employment, driving to/from a school-authorized activity or for a ...
with your right foot apply pressure to the rightmost pedal under the steering wheel
What will the taxes be if a car is bought in Illinois and the car is going to California immediately?
Yeah, so a car just buy in illinois. Buying illinois' simply the way it is
A roller-coaster would go faster with more people in it because with moer people the better the ride alsothe people that are ridding will give the roller-coaster potential energy. A roller-coaster would go slower with an empty car will give the roller-coaster kinetic energy than with peolpe in it.
look under it..if there is a driveshaft (cylinder shaped thing going from the front to back in the center) running to the rear axle, then it is rwd, if not it is fwdOr if you don't fancy that look at the engine if it at the drivers side of the car it's front wheel drive if not it is RWD or All Wh...
The way i remember it is the word OPPISITE if you turn it right (reverse) it will turn left!! If turning wheel left (reverse) it'll go right!! hope i helped
In some cars, if you try to turn on the engine with a dying battery, then the alarm will go off.Make sure to check the level of your car's battery with a voltmeter if its alarm goes off for no apparent reason.If your car's battery gives off a reading of less than 12.6 volts, then it's time to get...
The Bugatii Veyron is the fastest production car. (Well the Veyron SS is faster but that's just the newer model)The current land speed record is held by the ThrustSSC which uses twin turbofan engines and has reached a speed of over 1,200 km/h (~750 mph I think)
It is not safe to drive with a missing wheel bearing.One of your wheel bearings may be about to fall off, and the symptoms themselves pose dangerous to driving.Loud Noise Coming from the Tire or Wheel The most common symptom with a bad wheel bearing is a loud noise coming from the tire or wheel o...
More weight behind the train therefore longer stopping time.
What does it mean if you put the car into one of the gears but it will not go move for about five or ten minutes?
the strainer in the transmission is more than like;y stopped up.
On 1985 corvette digital read out is 11.5 with red bar. took voltage reading with motor running got nothing on connector or the two terminals on top the other reading was about 12v at the big one?
Sounds like your only getting battery voltage, the alternator is bad or bad wiring. Should get 13.5-14v when running, measured at the battery terminals
You can drive the car but if the engine should ping (knock) under load, the knock sensor won't be able to tell the computer to retard the timing. Excessive pinging can damage internal engine parts.
It's all dependent on the cars power. For example, a 600bhp Lamborghini and a 600bhp modified Nissan Skyline have the same power. However, it then depends on curb weight and how the power is transferred onto the tarmac. If the Nissan has been stripped to race, it may only weigh a ton, whereas the...
The best way to be sure that if you pay for a car online that the seller will not disappear with your money is to use a secure form of payment such as Escrow. and paypal
When driving through a one way alley and the speed limit is not posted you must drive no faster than?
Usually it's 10 or 15 and in some places it's as high as 20, but if you're not sure, go no more than 5 and you won't have a problem.
What will you do if you question whether or not it is safe for the person that you rode with should be driving?
Tell them to get professional driving lessons
If you are talking about a home made wooden down hill gig for one young passenger, try using a set of soap box derby wheels, just make sure it has brakes of some kind.
Does a 250 go faster then a 125 if a 250 dirt bike is geared lower for trailes and would it be faster on the main roads because my 125 creaps along and thanks if you know the answer.?
125 are pretty fast on the road and they might have a tiny bit more on the roads but as soon as you got to the trail thier nothing like the 250 torque
Can the transmission from a 91 crx hf be replaced with one from a 89 crx dx If so what else would have to be changed?
The trans from a 89 CRX DF should bolt right in to the 91 CRX HF. The only problem is if it is a 1988 transmission, then you would need a different clutch disk and possibly a new pressure plate too. All flywheels, mounts and axels for these years fit all the transmissions for these years. They do...
You will go to the hospital and possibly die. :)
You can do it but not when unnecessary
You are in a car going 35mph and every mph you go you slow down 1mph how far will you be in one hour?
Is that you? My long ago Profesor, 35mph- 1mph/60min=25
Is a car that can go from 0 to 100 kmph in 7 seconds faster than one that goes from 0 to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds?
That really is no indication of the overall top speed, but the car which accelerates from 0-60 MPH gets to that speed faster.. 100 km/h is approximately 62 miles per hour.
Why would a brand new battery need to be charged or jumped every day The car's power keeps losing its charge every day since about one week or so after replacing the battery with a brand new one.?
check to see if the alternator is working properly or maybe an alternator wire came loose with the new battery installation.
If the driving wheel and the driven wheel of a gear system are of the same size which gear will move faster?
The driving wheel will move faster because some energy is always lost in energy transfer.If the two gears are the same size and have the same number of teeth they will both rotate at the same speed.
the front i got that from my dad hes a machanich im 12 any body out there 13 or 14As a rule the fronts wear faster since they do at least 60% of the work, but let your pads/shoes make the call. See which has more wear (probably front) and do those first. As a rule of thumb if the lining is equal ...
What is wrong on a 1995 Lincoln Town car with the digital dash the speedometer and all associated functions read at 0?
First try the vehicle speed sensor, it's mounted at the transmission's tail end. Very easy to remove. If you replace it your spedo can be off by 10% so you have to calibrate the system (by a dealer).
If the dip stick is the same length and the cap fits properly it is OK.
What damage or repairs can be expected if a car is driven 10000 km with 09 liters more oil than allowed?
Is that 9 liters or .9 liters? If it's .9 liters, then I would expect no damage. That is not very much. If it's 9 liters, then you might have some engine damage. I doubt that it was 9 liters though, because I don't think you would go 10,000 km without seeing some kind of problem before that, like...
Maybe. If you saved the receipt and take it back.
Push the wheels side to side. If you have excess wobble, it's a good indication.
Check engine light is still on after replacing the ox sensor which is what the code read when checked should you replace the rear one or the cat con?
If a person has performed the steps to reset the computer after the O2 Sensor is fixed and the light is still on, then recheck the computer code for a new problem. If the warning light has not been reset, unhook the battery for about 10 minutes and then hook it back up. The light should be off wh...
Will a car get repo'd if you are less than 60 days behind and offered to be caught up in less than 30 days?
Depends on whether the lender believes you will come up with the money.They can tell you they will wait the 30 days and then repo today.I would send what you can to bolster your position that you want to catch up.
What could be wrong with your car 1986 Honda civic that when you pushed the gas to fast to go faster the car seem to turn off?
Well this just Happened to me..... My problem was that in side my distrubtior a relay went out and altonator is shot hope this helps you....TAG
Get the vehicle home or to a garage as soon as possible or you may get stuck on the road.
The reason being is that the exhaust not only releases gases and vapors but humidity as well. That is the reason why at times u notice it sweating.
Suppose you have 2 cars and the larger one is twice as massive as the smaller one If you and a friend push on them so there acceleration are equal how mus the forces applied to the car compare?
F=m*am1=2*m2f2/m2= a =f1/m1f2/m2 = f1/(2*m2)f2 = f1*m2/(2*m2)f2 = f1/2
The Peugeot 407 is a large family vehicle. Its main rivals are the Ford Mondeo, Vauxhal Vectra. The Engines can vary from petrol to the economical 1.9TDI.
No. That's commonly known as a "big 3" upgrade, where you replace the wire from the alternator the battery positive, battery negative to ground, and engine block to ground. This will have to be done if you're adding any aftermarket devices with a high amperage draw (such as off-road lights or sou...
That needn't always be. Faster cars are built lower to the ground. This is primarily to lower the center of gravity of the car. If the car is much higher above the ground, it's center of gravity would also be higher and that means the car would have lesser stability. Fast cars have to be stable e...
Depends on how much fuel is left in the tank, capacity of the tank, and MPG the vehicle gets, none of which you list. Impossible to answer with the limited information you provided.
What if your 1998 town cars has troubles with the steering wheel it spins freely and the wheels will not turn What is the fix for this problem?
If the steering wheel spins freely but the wheels don't turn, the steering shaft (which runs from the steering wheel, into the engine compartment, and down to the steering box) probably came apart.Usually there are one or more joints in the steering shaft, to allow it to angle around obstructions...
All you need to do is divide the MPH by 5 and multiply by 8 which gives you 96KPH
Safe way to lift a viper totally wiith one jack4 stands but if you are usig the designated area with your jack where will you put your stand to go to the next ...until car is all up and safe?
try lifting it on a very strdy crossmember in the frount and the IRS diff housing in the rear or a very sturdy crossmember in the rear
Your left ear is more emotional than your right ear If you have hearing loss, one ear probably has more than the other — but even more than that, since birth, your ears have been partial to different sounds.Scientists have discovered that the left and right ears process sound differently.
The right peddle makes it go faster and the middle one stops it and the wheel-thing turns it round is there anything else I need to know?
if there's a middle pedal you're in a stick shift and you'll need to know how to use the pedal on the left (the clutch) to shift gears
In older vehicles yes. New ones no, because every things is electronic instead of mechanical
If you turn off the dome light(s) or remove the bulb, the alarm will not trigger unless it has a shock sensor.This includes “door ajar” sensors btw.the alarm will also go off if you get inside the car, then lock it with the fob, then open the door.
Assuming the car's engine is on and running, it's an automatic transmission, and you're on flat terrain, about 2-5 mph.
go to the people who issue your drivers licenses and ask them to retest you
You might expect all cars to be the same more or less Some cars are better than others A handful of cars can be said to be the only ones worth buying?
You make a statement but you do not have a question so therefore I can provide no answer.
When purchasing a used car from a dealer in most cases the sale is considered a purchase in "as is condition". This is where the dealer makes no representation on physical condition or state of repair of the car in question. In most States the buyer will sign paper work agreeing to this at the cl...
What happen if have car loan with a bank an you no longer need that car because the monthly payment is high can you take you back an get less one an will you continue with the same bank?
No, you are obligated to pay the loan you agreed to. If you give back the car (a voluntary repo) it will seriously affect your credit.