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post #4 of (permalink) Old 06-05-2014
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Other than the tiny amount of pully inertia and friction, it is drawing nothing from the engine at WOT because the clutch disengages. Under normal circumstances I would guess 2 to 3 hp, but that is purely a guess.

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