downshifting delay - Page 2 - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


1987-1991 Parley with regards to your 1987 to 1991 Bonneville, Olds 88 or Buick Le Sabre Please use General Chat for non-mechanical issues, and Performance and Brainstorming for improvements.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-03-2005, 12:13 AM   #11
Junior Member
Posts like a Ricer Type-R
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 18
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
tmonsen5 is on a distinguished road
Default

I have an 89 SSE and i always need to press down over 3/4ths the way on the pedal to get it to downshift when im doing about 40 mph and above. Also, if i am trying to accelerate fast, i need to let off the gas a little for it to shift into 2nd and 3rd. many times my trans wont downshift if i am cruising then punch it. I need to wait about 2 seconds or press down really hard.
tmonsen5 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Downshifting 'click' and rotten eggs? Atlantis 2000-2005 14 04-28-2008 11:16 AM
downshifting/passing gear b18jason 1992-1999 3 09-28-2007 02:16 PM
Tranny not downshifting Slide 2000-2005 3 10-11-2004 07:06 PM
Downshifting... Is it a killer? bmsgaffer86 General GM Chat 10 08-10-2003 02:29 AM
Downshifting problem Tony94SE 1992-1999 6 03-26-2003 10:29 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:45 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.