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Old 10-05-2012, 08:19 AM   #113
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Originally Posted by valmundo View Post
My car does not have the transmission problem that some on this thread have been experiencing but I'd thought I should try turning off the traction control just to see what would happen anyway. After driving my car in rush hour traffic yesterday for almost 45 minutes, driving as slow as 15 MPH and as fast as 45 MPH, my car exhibited no significant difference in its driving experience, i.e. I still have not experienced the phenomena that others have experienced with their tranny.

The build date on my car is 8/11 so its fairly old but not as old as some of the other folks' cars who have been experiencing issues but who knows if that is a factor.
Mine was built 03/11, and has not experienced any issues.

It will sometimes shudder, which I believe to be normal. It typically happens when I'm not deliberate with the throttle, or when I shift at incorrect times (I also typically use select shift).

I also do not have the most recent gearbox update.
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