There is a secret to making these cars go. It is the anaroid fuel mixture BASE adjustment. You can take out the anaroid valve (very easy for a tech) and put a washer under it and the car will fly!! (But it will smoke a little. (it is a trade off) More fuel is more smoke= fast.
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