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post #17 of (permalink) Old 05-04-2011
32Fountain
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Originally Posted by Waters View Post
If I am on the freeway going about 60 and hammer the gas, the RPMs jump to about 5000 and then there is a second or two of hesitation before the car takes off....is this normal for the 5.0? I don't really notice when taking off from a stop. If I slowly hit the gas, it also doesn't do it at all.

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Just a thought. Have you tried it with the traction control OFF?


2014 GT 5.0 Premium (Ordered 2/1/2013, received 3/20/2013) 6A - 401A premium trim - Steeda CAI - (Mike Rousch) SCT Dynojet custom tune - Lethal offroad H-pipe - J&M LCA's - BMR relocation brackets - Circle D 5C converter - DSS aluminum drive shaft - front sway bar delete kit - stock mufflers - and a stock 3:15 gear. Best pass so far - 60 ft. 1.577, 1/4 mile e.t. 11.567, mph 117.22.

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