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This is a discussion on gears within the Automatic Transmission forums, part of the Drivetrain category; ok i just got my gears intalled and i wanted to try and launch the car. well i launch the ...

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    ok i just got my gears intalled and i wanted to try and launch the car. well i launch the first time and it felt ok. second and third time it shifted to 2nd and bogged out as soon as it launched any idea of what could cause that
    thanx Aaron

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    Did you radically change the ratio/correct the speedo? Hitting the rev limiter? Any codes?

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    Did you atleast break in the new gears?

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    lol, you should break em in son before you go and romp the shit outta them

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    the guy that does my work put 100 miles on them then i put close to 200 should i have waited

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    you tuned for gearing change? also what do you mean it bogged soon as it second? are you on a sticky tire? what size converter?

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    speedo and everything are correct and im on some m/t dr's with 4k stall. it launches but as soon as its done launching it shifts to second instead of going through first

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    OMG 4k stall???? wow. i went over 1000 miles before i romped on my new gears, then changed the lube again

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    haha im the go big or go home type but im barely going to drive it now because i got my deathmachine outta storage now so ill be riding that for a while. i might sell the car tho im tired of it in a way

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