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Old 07-26-2020, 12:36 AM   #71 (permalink)
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If you are shifting every five seconds in stop-and-go traffic you are doing something wrong.

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Old 07-26-2020, 08:05 AM   #72 (permalink)
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Because ATs in stop & go traffic don't require any footwork at all, I guess.

In my MT, when the stop & go is stopped I can take both feet off the pedals if I want.
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Old 07-26-2020, 01:59 PM   #73 (permalink)
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Because ATs in stop & go traffic don't require any footwork at all, I guess.
At least the Toyotas I drove required one foot on the brake everytime. Took it off and it started accelerating while on gear.


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In my MT, when the stop & go is stopped I can take both feet off the pedals if I want.
My father used to do it more often, but I haven't seen him doing it for a while.
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Old 07-27-2020, 10:34 AM   #74 (permalink)
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If you are shifting every five seconds in stop-and-go traffic you are doing something wrong.
If you leave more that 4ft gap between you and the front vehicle, in Smell-A where Tahoe drives, somebody is going to try and fit their car in that space
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It sounds very stupid to live there.
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If you are shifting every five seconds in stop-and-go traffic you are doing something wrong.
so you drive like this?

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Did the guy in the Honda live through that?
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