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Old 10-01-2012, 04:05 PM   #4
Kabigon
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Originally Posted by LittleRaven View Post
i drive an automatic, however when the car shifts up from 1st to 2nd and from 2nd to 3rd the car jumps back and forward, could this be just because its a new engine and needs to get worn in a little?
Yes.

Don't baby the engine and transmission. Some aggressive driving once in awhile (including full throttle from a standing start) will most likely help smooth things out.
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