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Old 10-15-2013, 12:51 PM   #231
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Does anyone know how many miles the adaptive transmission takes before it's locked in?
The TCM is always monitoring and "learning" clutch engagement.
The clutch engagement should be reasonably good after no more than an hour of mixed driving.



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If I drive the car hard for a couple hundred miles, will it will finally shift the way I want it too, which is in a more positive manner?
You don't necessarily have to drive the car hard per se.
Don't always baby the car and do accelerate aggressively on a regular basis.



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Also, does driving the car in "D" also program the adaptive tranny in "S", or do I need to drive some in "S" so it can learn that mode too?
There is no separate learning for 'D' and 'S'.
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