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View Poll Results: How pleased are you with the way your 8 Speed Transmission Works? (By Engine)
V6 - I am very happy with the way it shifts, one of the best I have owned. 26 15.76%
V6 - Mostly pleased, I turn off ECO or run in Sport to get best results. 38 23.03%
V6 - Not very happy, I don't find any of the driving modes good. 14 8.48%
V6 - Terrible, Shifts harsh a lot, I get jerks and lurches. 19 11.52%
V8 - I am very happy with the way it shifts, one of the best I have owned. 47 28.48%
V8 - Mostly pleased, I turn off ECO or run in Sport to get best results. 15 9.09%
V8 - Not very happy, I don't find any of the driving modes good. 3 1.82%
V8 - Terrible, Shifts harsh a lot, I get jerks and lurches. 3 1.82%
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Old 08-16-2013, 10:27 PM
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My tranny has been just as expected, doing great. Any updates to firmware/software will only make it better. And having the Hemi, I got 23.8 mpg traveling from Utah to Colorado.....averaged 70-80 mph through both flat areas and hills & mountains.
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another review after 1500 miles on my SRT. Still an absolute joy to drive. Coming from a 13' with the 5 speed merc Nag1......wow...what an upgrade! Worth every penny! This thing hauls ass!
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I've got 2300 miles on my 2014 summit hemi and i really like the tranny. It's got great acceleration when I need it, but I'm also getting 19.5 mpg with about 50/50 highway/city which is better than I was hoping
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