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Old 11-02-2011, 01:58 PM   #45
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Not sure if I see the "problem" I'm having with my transmission described in the TSB.

It seems to chose far too low a gear (3rd I believe) when descending some hills after tapping the brakes in Sport mode. I usually shift out of it as it seems that there is entirely too much engine-braking on some grades. Some of the hills I drive down are a bit much for Drive, but not enough for 3rd.

Car was built 8/1.
I paid really close attention while driving today and I do get the *RPM flare* mentioned in the TSB. Definitely going to have it done.
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