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supra400hptt said:
When you go wot the a/c compressor clutch disengages so the only power being lost is what it takes to spin the pulley. I wouldn't worry about it.

is this true for all cars? like a miata?.......the reason i put this in here is cuz well it's the dyno tuning room and i though maybe one of you guys would've tested this out by a stroke of luck
 

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It doesn't affect power AT ALL unless it's on. And when it's on, it robs less than 5 flywheel hp, not enough to notice on most vehicles... You'll actually get better MPG with the A/C on than the windows down on newer vehicles.lol
 

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InTheRed said:
It doesn't affect power AT ALL unless it's on. And when it's on, it robs less than 5 flywheel hp, not enough to notice on most vehicles... You'll actually get better MPG with the A/C on than the windows down on newer vehicles.lol
did u see that on mythbusters to?
 
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