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Old 07-13-2002, 02:53 AM
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Bowden Cable-1999, C280 Remote Throttle

Is there a Bowden Cable on a drive by wire C280 - V6. I was looking for ways to adjust the tranny shifting patterns and speed.

Anyone out there with experience with this model and the Throttle Position Sensor?

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Jeff
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Old 07-14-2002, 08:04 PM
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I don't think so. But I am not sure
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Old 07-14-2002, 11:42 PM
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Doesn't have one. All shift sequences are commanded by computer. And, as far as I know, there is no way to reprogram shift patterns.
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Old 07-15-2002, 12:24 AM
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Your transmission is driver adaptive, just in case you were unaware. It adjusts to your driving style.
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Old 07-15-2002, 01:08 AM
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I guess the computer does not recognize Touring Car race mode.

It's a shame, but the tranny is so slow to shift, I swear I could count to 2 before it finnally does something.

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