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Old 08-08-2012, 09:54 AM   #34
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Originally Posted by suss6052 View Post
E.x. my car was built after the intent of 12B37 was installed at the factory in the initial firmware of the transmission control unit, and its always shifted into 6th at 35 or 36 mph under the condition of light throttle or no further acceleration when left alone in drive, but others are reporting a significantly higher minimum entry speed after their service. It seems likely that some how the dealer is changing something they should not, possibly by wiping the memory and then not performing the drive cycle since the fsa didn't call for the drive cycle to be performed.
Like me! I've asked Thomas (the Ford dude on here) several times to find out what the official shift point should be after 12B37 and he can't seem to get an answer. Seems like a pretty simple question so WTF? My guess is some service depts. are doing something wrong but Ford engineering doesn't want to effectively call them out on a public forum.
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