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Kevlars 10-19-2011 01:34 AM

Kill MDS
 
Anyone know how to kill mds so that the engine will just stay with 8 cylenders rather than flipping back and forth? :D

BIGAL 10-19-2011 04:44 AM

Re: Kill MDS
 
easiest way is to push the tow/haul button

Kevlars 10-19-2011 08:00 AM

Re: Kill MDS
 
is that the only thing that it does .. or does it also play with the gear box .... I just want it to run on all 8 and not keep switching.

Thanks

Andrew Klossner 10-19-2011 03:02 PM

Re: Kill MDS
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Kevlars (Post 500900)
is that the only thing that it does .. or does it also play with the gear box

It remaps the gear box. It enables an additional underdrive gear and disables the overdrive gear.

Kevlars 10-19-2011 03:58 PM

Re: Kill MDS
 
Ya tried it ... not what I am looking for ... just keep it with 8Cyl ...not this 8 to 4 crap ...

Thanks,

BuckeyeSRT 10-19-2011 04:40 PM

Re: Kill MDS
 
They way we used to do it in my Hemi Magnum was to drop it from "D" into the specific gear and that disable it.

ChrisWk 10-19-2011 04:53 PM

Re: Kill MDS
 
Get a Diablo Predator

HammFist 10-19-2011 05:11 PM

Re: Kill MDS
 
Can't tell when mine switches other than the EVIC proudly proclaiming ECO. I just have to take it on faith that it is switching from 8 to 4 and back.

Uncle Paul 10-19-2011 05:30 PM

Re: Kill MDS
 
keep your foot in it. It only switches at light throttle.

moosehead 10-19-2011 05:42 PM

Shift from D to 5, stays out of MDS regardless of throttle use.

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HemiHog 10-19-2011 06:10 PM

Re: Kill MDS
 
What is "crap" about MDS? LOL

berk483 10-19-2011 06:25 PM

MDS shuts off 4 cylinders when you are traveling 55mph+ and on flat ground or downhill to save gas.


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