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Old 05-21-2002, 04:15 PM
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technically it's the vacuum modulator that controls the shift quality. the bowden cable adjusts the shift points at part throttle which may cause a feeling of abruptness / harshness in the shift if for instance the upshift point is too low. check this thread out for correlations of upshift / downshift while adjusting the bowden cable:

harsh 4-3 part throttle downshifts
1993 300e-2.8
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