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    speed pick up

    hello i have two 04 virages 700's they were running 50 mph at gauge i put a r&d scoop grate on one and now speedo will only reed 40 mph but it will pass other one reeding 50 mph. i like scoop grate but would like speedo to read corect also. any help

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    Here is the testing procedure for the speedo on an '02 Virage I figure that it would be the same for your '04.

    I have noticed that the speedo on mine isn't very consistent. The other day mine read 50mph at 6620 rpms, then 10 minutes later it read 55mph at 6610 rpms.

    I would agree with Neal, if you want to get an accurate measure of how mods affect your speed, get a cheep gps unit.
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