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no 2nd gear tire "squeelch"! #25182 Jul 6, 12:01pm Jul 6, 12:01pm
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no 2nd gear tire "squeelch"!
I had just installed my TRD exhaust and decided to test it against a Civic. 1st gear was ok, but when I hit redline and threw 2nd, the tires did not squeelch. They have always squeelched in 2nd before. I tested it a few times, and no squeelch. Does anyone have any idea of what might be causing this? any help will be appreciated. Is there something wrong with my clutch, or is my car loosing power?
Thanks

Re: no 2nd gear tire "squeelch"! [Re: gesl85] #25183 Jul 6, 12:08pm Jul 6, 12:08pm
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could be road condition. Or driving skill.

Re: no 2nd gear tire "squeelch"! [Re: gesl85] #25184 Jul 6, 12:48pm Jul 6, 12:48pm
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when you redline 1st, blink your eye, and by the time you open it, you should be in 2nd. Shift fast my apprentice rice


Re: no 2nd gear tire "squeelch"! [Re: Steven] #25185 Jul 6, 12:49pm Jul 6, 12:49pm
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shift as fast as you'd run after you slap your mama... i'm talking fast

Re: no 2nd gear tire "squeelch"! [Re: gesl85] #25186 Jul 6, 12:55pm Jul 6, 12:55pm
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Thanks, maybe its that I'm not shifting fast enough!

Re: no 2nd gear tire "squeelch"! [Re: gesl85] #25187 Jul 6, 6:45pm Jul 6, 6:45pm
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or dropping the clutch fast enough.

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