Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - 350TH question?????
View Single Post
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 10-18-2006, 09:24 AM
astroracer astroracer is offline
STUPID is as STUPID does...
 
Last wiki edit: Crankshaft Coalition Wiki Last photo:
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Stupidville, USA
Posts: 1,713
Wiki Edits: 1

Thanks: 11
Thanked 81 Times in 75 Posts
Here is what TCI has to say about vacuum modulators...
http://www.tciauto.com/Products/Comp...modulators.asp
Like Poncho said, you need a few more mods to make your trans fully "manual". I hope you haven't hurt it by plugging the vacuum modulator...
Putting the shifter in 3rd gear, while sitting still, will do nothing. The trans only sees line pressure when the vehicle is moving. The line pressure needs to be at a certain point before the trans will up-shift to 2nd or 3rd. This is why it starts out in first and then up-shifts to 2nd. The trans will automatically downshift as you slow down so it is always in "first gear" when you start rolling.
Mark
Reply With Quote