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Old 03-26-2012, 02:12 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Krayzie View Post
I thought this was only for engine off coasting? Or is it a problem with the engine on as well...
Yes, just engine off. I've been engine-ON coasting with my automatic for a while, and it has the pump on the input shaft.

In any case, it takes practice, but if you can do it smoothly it shouldn't be a problem. I've been doing it everyday for a year or so with my notoriously unreliable O1M VW automatic and it has not developed any issues (yet).
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