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mrfixxit7 07-14-2012 09:35 AM

towing with my jeep
I was towing my wife's car (a Honda fit) on a flat bed car hauler. I have the 5.7L summit with the towing package. when we accelerate it is fine but cruising and light acceleration was horrible, the shudder was unbelievable, I could hardly see straight. the shudder was worse around 55-65 mph. has anyone had this problem?

Duff Daddy 07-14-2012 03:32 PM

Re: towing with my jeep
did you have it in tow haul?

mrfixxit7 07-15-2012 08:14 AM

Re: towing with my jeep
yes it was in tow haul mode

fljeepleo 07-15-2012 01:23 PM

The shutter is common with the Hemi. Have you noticed it while not towing?

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kaflyboy 07-15-2012 05:12 PM

Try towing in sport mode. I tow in sport and the shift points are better.

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