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Old 04-24-2008, 02:29 PM
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Originally Posted by kjboyd View Post
Azn: that's not what's happening... at least it wasn't in my case. I would go up a hill, it would hold 3rd... i'd crest the hill and be coming back down again, sometimes to the BOTTOM of the hill and it would never shift. that's not normal.

keep in mind... it didn't always need a hill to do this.. regular level surface streets would do it too.
There was a SIB that addressed a delayed upshift in 3rd or 4th that fixed the problem. It was noticeable in my X3; it's less likely to hold 3rd gear now.
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