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    Slam shifing ?

    Sorry if this is in the wrong section, I just had a question for you guys.
    I keep hearing " SLAM SHIFTING" What does that mean?

    thanks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by monky View Post
    Sorry if this is in the wrong section, I just had a question for you guys.
    I keep hearing " SLAM SHIFTING" What does that mean?

    thanks.
    It may mean power shifting... But i'm not sure... On some of the sub forums theres a section for transmission questions.

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    Never heard of it.. sounds like bad juju..

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    Sounds like power shifting but with bad technique.

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    Sounds explosive, for many things.

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    yah, the sti fourms say it a lot, they say do not slam shift,
    im glad im not the only one that don't know what they mean.
    anybody else heard of this?

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    It an old term. Means to shift as fast as you can after letting off the throttle and flooring it when the shift is complete.
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    Thanks 100plus2vegas. That really does sound horrible.

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    Quote Originally Posted by monky View Post
    yah, the sti fourms say it a lot

    iwsti? I've never seen it referred to on there either.. granted I rarely visit that site.

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    Must have been a popular term back in the day.

    Slam Shifting?

    Sounds to me like saying "anyone try crash stopping?"

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