[V8] gear shifting RPM speed

Ingo Rautenberg i.rautenberg at waratap.com
Wed Jun 21 11:09:09 EDT 2006

Which reminds me -- any difference between the earlier transmission  
computers and the later (92+) ones?  Can I take one out of the '90  
and try it out in the '93?


On Jun 21, 2006, at 8:32 AM, cobram at juno.com wrote:

> Your car may not have the peppier updated transmission software.
> Here's how to check:
> With the car stationary, stick the selector in "M", select "3" and  
> gently
> accelerate away.  if the tranny goes thru a quick 1-2-3 shift, it has
> the new software.  If it stays in 3rd  it has the original  
> transmission
> software.
> http://www.geocities.com/cobramsri/
> A second flood, a simple famine, plagues of locusts everywhere, or a
> cataclysmic earthquake, I'd accept with some despair. But no, You  
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> "Peter Littlewood" <littlepete_19 at hotmail.com> writes:
>> My best mate recently bought a 3.6 1990 V8 like mine. Its been fun
>> However my joy was ended when I came to drive his and found it
>> shifted gear  a full 1000 rpm later than mine in both "E" AND "S"
> modes.
>> Is mine slow? or has my buddy got a breathed on V8
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