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Old 05-10-2014, 07:28 PM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

So a little off topic but I drove my cousins 2014 corolla and holy shit the paddle shifter respond so well it was like the BMW 135i. I was wondering if that was just the trans response or something with having the paddle shifters. It makes me wanna find some way to get them on my hemi


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Old 05-10-2014, 07:35 PM
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So a little off topic but I drove my cousins 2014 corolla and holy shit the paddle shifter respond so well it was like the BMW 135i. I was wondering if that was just the trans response or something with having the paddle shifters. It makes me wanna find some way to get them on my hemi


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It's been done. You could just shift it with the lever tho


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this and power to weight bro lol...

The regular one does 0-60 in 4.0 so I thought it would be close if it was stock.


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It's been done. You could just shift it with the lever tho


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I know I was really just wondering if paddle shifter have anything to do with the shift response or if that's just the transmission because when I shift with the triptronic it seems like it lags to shift a little bit


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Old 05-10-2014, 07:43 PM
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I know I was really just wondering if paddle shifter have anything to do with the shift response or if that's just the transmission because when I shift with the triptronic it seems like it lags to shift a little bit


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No that's just the transmission. The paddle shifters will send the same signal the tiptronic does. Maybe get a valve body upgrade?


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Old 05-10-2014, 07:46 PM
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No that's just the transmission. The paddle shifters will send the same signal the tiptronic does. Maybe get a valve body upgrade?


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Would changing the gears help. Going to a different gear ratio?


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So a little off topic but I drove my cousins 2014 corolla and holy shit the paddle shifter respond so well it was like the BMW 135i. I was wondering if that was just the trans response or something with having the paddle shifters. It makes me wanna find some way to get them on my hemi


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there is a guy on here that made AMG paddles work in a 1st gen srt jeep. but the auto stick just need a program to speed up the shift.
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there is a guy on here that made AMG paddles work in a 1st gen srt jeep. but the auto stick just need a program to speed up the shift.

We talking like a software update? So that would all be done with a programmer? (Ex: predator)


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We talking like a software update? So that would all be done with a programmer? (Ex: predator)


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maybe, but its more in depth then that
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maybe, but its more in depth then that

If I'm driving slow it seems to shift on time getting up to speed but if I'm really getting on it it's like it's driving in auto and I'm not even shifting. Is that just because it's a jeep and not a racecar? Lol plus no racing trans?


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If I'm driving slow it seems to shift on time getting up to speed but if I'm really getting on it it's like it's driving in auto and I'm not even shifting. Is that just because it's a jeep and not a racecar? Lol plus no racing trans?


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Old 05-10-2014, 08:19 PM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Sorry for all the questions that might seem dumb guys but how hard and &$$$$ is it to convert a 4x4 jeep to RWD?


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