Formula Vee South Australia

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TIPS FOR DRIVERS

Keep the gearbox oil level to filler hole. A thrust washer in the top rear of gearbox has been known to nip up.

Optimum oil temperature during race is 100C never go over 125C or engine damage may result

Scan gauges when on a straight

At the end of a race, you may need to keep some revs while engine is cooling to maintain positive oil pressure. It may be quite low on idle.