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Old January 31st, 2013, 09:30 AM   #8
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Originally Posted by nickb304 View Post
every vehicle i have driven since they switched to fly by wire throttle is like this. my gf's srx refuses to go without dropping a gear, my 08 ram hemi had big time lag but would at least get moving again without downshifting, now my 12 ram 2500 hemi with the new 6-speed auto is horrible. you could be rolling down the highway and have to slow down for someone merging and the damn thing will not pick up speed again without dipping into the throttle utill it shifts and takes off like a bat out of hell. one of my friends i go racing with complains of the same thing with his new 6.7L f350 work truck.
my 09 silverado with a 6 speed does this to some extent as well, but not nearly as bad as our auto focus does it.

It's annoying as hell. It does sound like brods truck has a bit more issues than the standard retardedness of new cars
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