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Old 09-06-2012, 08:14 PM   #46
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Originally Posted by Joemoseley View Post
i love my cai. my mpg jumped to an easy average of 38 on occasion i get over 40 gotten 43 before. thats the same time mine starts bucking around 45mph it does it when it shifts into overdrive. it does act like the trans is unsure whether to shift or not, but what confuses me is people who have the same setup with no problems?? tonight i was trying to duplicate the problem and some times it would act perfect, just like it should right when it started bogging down the trans would downshift.. and other times it would start bucking back and forth.
I have the same issue with my Airaid CAI. I tried the battery disconnect but to no avail. I just push the pedal enough to make it shift when going up a steep hill or try to keep it around 50 and above.
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