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Old 08-11-2011, 12:52 PM   #1
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GM Woodward Testing on a Gen5

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Old 08-11-2011, 03:20 PM   #2
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He lies at the 1:44 mark..

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Old 08-11-2011, 07:23 PM   #3
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i must be missing something, i shift harder then that, he is not keeping wot when shifting..he did not even smoke 2nd gear..
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Old 08-11-2011, 09:07 PM   #4
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If they'll fix 4th gear for me, he is welcome to try that in my car... Then he can see what happens when the tires are already spinning at the red line when you try to shift...
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Old 08-11-2011, 09:09 PM   #5
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He lies at the 1:44 mark..

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If I caught the point, 1-2 does have triple synchro/lockers, and the rest of the gears have doubles... We finally got 1-2, 2-3, fixed, but 3-4 still hangs up pretty bad...
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Old 08-11-2011, 09:54 PM   #6
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Damn... that guy needs to drive with some of us to see just how hard we shift..
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Old 08-12-2011, 01:20 AM   #7
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Well obviously they NEVER did any Woodward testing on the V6 Manual. Otherwise you would of heard a violent grind going into 2nd gear. LOL
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If I caught the point, 1-2 does have triple synchro/lockers, and the rest of the gears have doubles... We finally got 1-2, 2-3, fixed, but 3-4 still hangs up pretty bad...
"Carbon Fiber Synchros"?

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Old 08-12-2011, 07:47 PM   #9
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Well obviously they NEVER did any Woodward testing on the V6 Manual. Otherwise you would of heard a violent grind going into 2nd gear. LOL
Indeed. Lies and deceit
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this tool didnt try this on the v6 did he? of course not who the hell cares about the v6 they wont drive their cars hard.
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Old 08-13-2011, 12:32 AM   #11
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"Carbon Fiber Synchros"?

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Yup, helped 1-2, 2-3 but no help at all for 3-4
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Old 08-13-2011, 01:04 PM   #12
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Is this test supposed to be some kind of joke???
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Old 08-13-2011, 01:16 PM   #13
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The term - unintended consequences - come to mind when discussing this video and seeing the comments above. If the trans was generally thought well of the video would be a hit. But given the trans is generally consider a problem the video only serves to make gm look, well honestly, incompetent.



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Old 08-13-2011, 01:24 PM   #14
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WOW! I can feel the love. It would be nice to get some feedback from GM about this video and the contempt that many have towards GM and their transmission.
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