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Old 09-20-2013, 01:42 PM
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What's the highest RPM you've seen?

Curious, where is the factory rev limiter set?
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Curious, where is the factory rev limiter set?

I would think it would be @ 6000 rpm, I had it close a couple of times and then it shifted... when I was completing my break in process

If you really want to find out, warm it up good... then put it in neutral and let it rip...
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I have punched it hard a few times and have only seen 5600-5700ish.
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I would think it would be @ 6000 rpm, I had it close a couple of times and then it shifted... when I was completing my break in process

If you really want to find out, warm it up good... then put it in neutral and let it rip...
It only goes up to around 3500 in neutral.
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I went just past 6k 2 Ohio meets ago (16k+ lb trailer flat out uphill). The dang thing didn't want to shift, had to let up a bit (this is pre-tuner) to get it to drop into 2nd.
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I've had it up to 5700 going down a hill on my first tow. The truck kept downshifting when I'd put the brakes on. I feel kinda stupid about it now, but it wasn't funny at the time. Got er figured out now though and love the truck. Just got home a couple hours ago from a 250 mile camping trip with the travel trailer. Came through some heavy winds and the truck/trailer was just rock solid with the equal-I-zer hitch.
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