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Mar 24, 1:59am - #133335 
For GT manual drivers only :)...

At what rpm do you usually shitf? daily driving and racing?


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Mar 24, 2:10am - #133336 
Around town I usually shift about 3500. If I've just washed the car and I'm trying to attract even more attention, about 4500-5000. I don't race, haven't shifted past 6k in a long time.

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Mar 24, 3:34am - #133337 
driving = 4000- 4500
driving with fun = redline

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Mar 24, 8:51am - #133338 
Originally Posted by Immo
driving = 4000- 4500
driving with fun = redline


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Mar 24, 9:22am - #133339 
daily driving I shift around 3500 rpm...I rarely like to go into lift, cause I'm afraid I might mis-shift and blow up my celi like I did my last car

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Mar 24, 9:31am - #133340 
i shift around 3500 all the time. I've redlined my car maybe once.


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Mar 24, 9:34am - #133341 
i shift really low prob around 3-3.5k but every once in a while you gotta let her go. thumbsup


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Mar 24, 10:07am - #133342 
I usually shift around 2.5-4 during normal driving, but you gotta let your car have some fun every now and then.

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I rarely like to go into lift, cause I'm afraid I might mis-shift and blow up my celi like I did my last car


I didn't think the GT had lift? Correct me if I am wrong.


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Mar 24, 9:33am - #133343 
Quote:
I rarely like to go into lift, cause I'm afraid I might mis-shift and blow up my celi like I did my last car


I didn't think the GT had lift? Correct me if I am wrong. [/quote]

As far as I know it doesn't. Though some people like to claim they "feel" it.


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Mar 24, 2:17pm - #133344 
Quote:
I rarely like to go into lift, cause I'm afraid I might mis-shift and blow up my celi like I did my last car


I didn't think the GT had lift? Correct me if I am wrong. [/quote]

As far as I know it doesn't. Though some people like to claim they "feel" it. [/quote]
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Mar 24, 2:24pm - #133345 
daily driving 3-4k
passing someone on streets ~5 or 6k


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Mar 24, 2:54pm - #133346 
Originally Posted by ryizzle
i shift really low prob around 3-3.5k but every once in a while you gotta let her go. thumbsup


me too


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Mar 24, 4:48pm - #133347 
Daily driving = 3,000 maaaaybe 3,500
Racing = 6,600 thumbsup almost redline, dont want to hit my fuel-cut-off point since i got an '02

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Mar 24, 5:04pm - #133348 
Originally Posted by BaTMaN_4
Daily driving = 3,000 maaaaybe 3,500
Racing = 6,600 thumbsup almost redline, dont want to hit my fuel-cut-off point since i got an '02


doesnt matter on a GT...



this question has been asked 10 million times.

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Mar 24, 5:14pm - #133349 
Originally Posted by spaztikid
Originally Posted by BaTMaN_4
Daily driving = 3,000 maaaaybe 3,500
Racing = 6,600 thumbsup almost redline, dont want to hit my fuel-cut-off point since i got an '02


doesnt matter on a GT...



this question has been asked 10 million times.


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Mar 24, 6:09pm - #133350 
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Mar 24, 6:54pm - #133351 
maybe if im going for extreme fuel mileage it will be 2k, other wise i dont mind cranking it up


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Mar 24, 7:19pm - #133352 
Quote:
I rarely like to go into lift, cause I'm afraid I might mis-shift and blow up my celi like I did my last car


I didn't think the GT had lift? Correct me if I am wrong. [/quote]

As far as I know it doesn't. Though some people like to claim they "feel" it. [/quote]
laughsilly laughsilly [/quote]

I feel it torque a but I wouldnt call it lift.


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Mar 24, 7:20pm - #133353 
Originally Posted by spaztikid
Originally Posted by BaTMaN_4
Daily driving = 3,000 maaaaybe 3,500
Racing = 6,600 thumbsup almost redline, dont want to hit my fuel-cut-off point since i got an '02


doesnt matter on a GT...



this question has been asked 10 million times.



what doesnt matter??


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Mar 24, 8:20pm - #133354 
Originally Posted by csulbkid
daily driving 3-4k
passing someone on streets ~5 or 6k

me 2... grin

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Mar 24, 9:07pm - #133355 
Originally Posted by Racer_X
Originally Posted by spaztikid
Originally Posted by BaTMaN_4
Daily driving = 3,000 maaaaybe 3,500
Racing = 6,600 thumbsup almost redline, dont want to hit my fuel-cut-off point since i got an '02


doesnt matter on a GT...



this question has been asked 10 million times.



what doesnt matter??


yeah i wanna know too


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Mar 25, 12:10am - #133356 
Originally Posted by eric_h
Originally Posted by Racer_X
Originally Posted by spaztikid
Originally Posted by BaTMaN_4
Daily driving = 3,000 maaaaybe 3,500
Racing = 6,600 thumbsup almost redline, dont want to hit my fuel-cut-off point since i got an '02


doesnt matter on a GT...



this question has been asked 10 million times.



what doesnt matter??


yeah i wanna know too
Lowered fuel cut-off?

Dunno, but if the 02 GT does have a lowered fuel cut off, it wouldn't slow it down as much as a GTS with a lowered fuel cut off, because a GT doesn't have lift.


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