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Faster speed in Flx Bus Marq 9-20-03  
How do I change my speed from 60mph to around 80mph?
Re: faster speed in Flx Bus chris 12-10-07  
I have a 76 flexible /Detroit V6 good around town, but govenor quits at 42 mph.
Any hope? if so does anyone have a picture of govenor?
Re: faster speed in Flx Bus Mark O. 9-25-03  
Install a rocket engine.
Re: faster speed in Flx Bus Marq 9-26-03  
Thanks a million, I'll contact the Detroit Diesel company to see how much
Re: faster speed in Flx Bus marq 9-25-03  
Thanks mark...not sure if i could install one of them...
Re: faster speed in Flx Bus Marq 9-26-03  
Ok just got off the phone with the guys at a distribution center in GA. He tells me that if they don't have to do any change in the configs, you only pay $85, but if they need to change the configs and he may have to do that b/c i have a 6v-92, he states it will be around $400
if you would like to contact them below is the address:

Acworth
Williams Detroit Diesel-
Allison Southeast, Inc.
25 North Drive SE
Acworth, GA 30102
Phone 678-574-9251
Fax 678-574-9185
www.wddase.com
Re: faster speed in Flx Bus TVP 10-6-03  
WRONG !!! The speed is set by the GEAR RATIO !!! the computer or mech govern only sets the MAX RPM for a motor, if you raise the MAX RPM by 200rpm.. you'll gain 5 mph and loose about HALF the life of the motor !!

TVP
Re: faster speed in Flx Bus Fred 12-2-03  
Highway gears are what you need. This will also save your transmission from going kaput when you push it on the highway. Also, I'm pretty sure your Flx has a governor; if it's safe to do so, look into removing it. Those two things should help your bus boogie.

-F.
Re: faster speed in Flx Bus Paul 9-25-03  
I have a 90 Flexible bus with a Detroit Diesel and have been told that the speed is set by a computer a and that it will take a Service Tech from the Detroit Diesel company to change it. I was warned that while it can be done it will be expensive to do so. So I guess the choice is either learn to travel in the slow lane or don't count on a lot of Christmas presents under the tree if I want speed.
Re: faster speed in Flx Bus craig 10-17-03  
Just wondering if you got it speeded up. i just bought a 91 and it goes 65. let me know what you did and if it worked. thanks
Re: faster speed in Flx Bus craig 10-28-03  
Did you get any work done on it. i own one and would like to speed it up.
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