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Ugh that sucks!
 

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Wow! That's crazy. Just a random lithium battery failure? How old were they?

Probably not going to make it to the track for SCT Rockingham now..........

Was probably 1 minute from losing the car! Luckily I was beside the car when this happened, took quick action, and the fire dept is less than a mile away!

RIP antigravity batteries and OEM ECU :-(
 

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Not sure what caused the thermal runaway as the car had been sitting for almost 2 weeks. Bought them in October of 2020 and installed on 4/18/21. No issues since installing until then.
 

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Went to Street Car Takeover Rockingham yesterday with a friend's Veloster N that has never won anything in a show and won best import! He had to work but wanted to show the car so had me drive it out there. As nice as the car is and just now winning when I take it then maybe it's just the nut behind the wheel! ;-)

Also helped out some fellow drag racers on their setups to dial them in.
 

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Went to Street Car Takeover Rockingham yesterday with a friend's Veloster N that has never won anything in a show and won best import! He had to work but wanted to show the car so had me drive it out there. As nice as the car is and just now winning when I take it then maybe it's just the nut behind the wheel! ;-)

Also helped out some fellow drag racers on their setups to dial them in.
Pics or it did t happen. 🤷🏼‍♂️😂
 

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Here, to make everyone happy..... :)

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Did some maintenance, parts development, and test fitting on the 15 VT today. Posted a video of the intake valves on the Qwik Tyme Performance FB and IG pages. I guess I'll tease this here though.....

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looks 3d printed.
 

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3D printed for test fitting and design.
 

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Going to the drag strip tomorrow to get some times on the car and may do some bracket racing too.
Been 18 years since I raced winning back to back trophies, retired from drag racing, and after having to fix a bad slave cylinder the Accent is ready to run.
I did some practice runs on a deserted road known for a bridge to bridge 1/4 mile and the car ran great.
7 grand shift points in the first 3 gears and the car seems really quick.
I'll know after tomorrow and will post up some times and video.
Here's one of my runs today.

Cant wait for tomorrow. 😁
 

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Good luck and drive safe.
 

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not bad. reminds me of my old nav!
 
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