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Sun Coast Torque Shift???

Any on ehave any expirence with Sun Coast?

I need to do somethign with this stock Tranny before it drives me nuts.

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I have a Sun Coast in my truck and love it!

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I have a Sun Coast in my truck and love it!
Did you buy the built transmission or the rebuild kit?

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I have the built 5R110 straight from Sun Coast.

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Ok what is a "built" tranny?

One of the things that drives me nuts is my truck freewheels if I drop below 45mph. Not a good feeling when trying to stop with a 4500# load in the bed.

How did they program your tranny?

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Ok what is a "built" tranny?

One of the things that drives me nuts is my truck freewheels if I drop below 45mph. Not a good feeling when trying to stop with a 4500# load in the bed.

How did they program your tranny?
Billet clutches, input shaft, solenoids, triple disc converter, mag-hytec deep pan, and a few other odds and ends.

I run our standard tuning, which is slightly on the harsh side on the 2-3 shift with the Sun Coast solenoids, but it's drivable. With stock solenoids, it would be much better.

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From what I have been told, SunCoast builds a hell of a trans!!!
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my ex girlfriend has a fully built suncoast. its freakin awesome. heard nothing but good things about them

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Ive also got a fully built Suncoast and torque converter.

It has held up to some serious power thus far...power in the 950hp range!
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Well, It's not a 5R110, but I have about 100,000 miles on my Suncoast and they haven't all been "nice" miles. I beat it up in the mud/off road, it's been to the track, it's occasionally towed some pretty decent weight, etc. Been happy with it so far.
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