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Old 09-12-2011, 05:25 PM   #1
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well took a trip to 7000 today...yikes!

I was trying to get ahead of a d max at the turnpike and indiantown rd i was in 2nd gear and BAP BAP BAP rev limiter LOL...luckily it didnt do anything to the car :) good ol ford!


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i hope you heel-toed it.. boy 3rd to 2nd and tach sitting past redline, thats quite a Jerk...
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actually i let off then shifted LOL
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Old 09-12-2011, 06:28 PM   #4
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I hit the 7200 limiter often. No damage to report, in fact I think the little 2.0 likes it.
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Old 09-12-2011, 06:30 PM   #5
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LOL ya know hutch it wouldnt suprise me :)
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Old 09-12-2011, 06:32 PM   #6
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i only have one gripe :( gear over run RATTLE RATTLE RATTLE! it's especially noticable with the air on.
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I never have any noise from the gears. But is hard to hear over spinning tires. Crappy chinese radials dont grip at all.
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it's because I didnt have the clutch pushed in far enough...so....grindddddd :O/
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it's especially bad under full throttle from the 1st to 2nd gear and it doesnt happen all the time I have no way of knowning when it will happen LOL!
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