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Old 04-07-2005, 07:49 PM   #1
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Default Help, throttle doesn't drop between shifts.

Just picked up an 02 WRX, blue 60000km bone stock. Very mixed first inpressions. Biggest problem is the throttle takes a long time to drop down between shifts, the harder I drive the more annoying it becomes, is there a fix for this.
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Old 04-07-2005, 07:54 PM   #2
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I'm not sure what your asking. Are you saying when you accelerate in 1st gear that you can not shift into second untill the rpms drop back down to idle or what?? There is no need to wait for anything other than the shifter to go into one gear to the next. Learn how to drive stick better, driving school, a friend, ect...

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Old 04-07-2005, 08:22 PM   #3
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u posted the same thing in two different sections?? as i said in the other one...what are you talking about??
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Old 04-07-2005, 10:07 PM   #4
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Yes that can be "fixed". although it's really not broken.
You could get a lightened flywheel, if it really bothers you that much.

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Old 04-07-2005, 10:08 PM   #5
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All you need to do is back off the throttle right before shifting, let the stress off the drivetrain and then push in the clutch, be totally off the gas before pushing in clutch, but not so slow as to engine brake, its a balance but the revs drop fast then. If this isnt enough a pulley/flywheel will do the trick.
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Old 04-07-2005, 11:53 PM   #6
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Search is your friend:
http://forums.nasioc.com/forums/show...light=RPM+hang

Blame the EPA...
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Old 04-08-2005, 09:16 AM   #7
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Give it a few days for above to start working.
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Old 04-08-2005, 12:59 PM   #8
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i know what he is talking about. it can easily be changed on the older honda's or acura's. on those cars you just remove a vacuum tube. the tube is controled by a round peice which i dont know the name of it. it allows the throttle to be released at an even slower rate. dont know about your car tho so youll need to look for a vacuum tube and try.
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