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Old 01-29-2012, 07:18 PM   #479
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Originally Posted by sirhawkeye View Post
Is there anything "special" you have to do to get dealers to do these updates?? I already asked one and they had mentioned something ab out a list of criteria being met, one being that it had to be like 60 degrees outside (at least) to recreate the problem...
Mine I don't think matters what temperature it's at. It does funky things at different temperatures at speeds. (like I've noticed in the cold, when inching forward, there is sort of a knocking sound from the trans, but this doesn't always happen. but it happens more often than not...) And the car seems to shutter/vibrate/shake a bit when it does this--like it's about to stall or something.
All I said to my dealer was that the car was shifting weird in the lower gears, like shifting too fast. It was cold out and we got the new update 12-1-4. It definitely shifts different in the 1-3 gears. Holds them longer.
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