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hotdamn and firm/race tranny

guys who are running the minimax "hotdamn tune" what tranny are you running? firm or race tranny, also what lock-up speed?
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Running the Hot Damn and 45mph lockup and race shifting . probably going to change the lockup to 50mph and the race shifting isn't to harsh if your easy on the throttle .

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Running Hot Damn 45mph lock up and firm shifting. Still shifting hard between 2nd and 3rd.

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i was told by H&S to run race tranny if ur running the hotdamn.
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I run the hot damn tune(on HOT setting) with firm transmission settings with 45 TC lockup. Works fine as daily driver and gets up and goes when I want it to.

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Does anyone have the hard shift between 2nd and 3rd when driving normal? I've heard something about adding 1 qt. to the tranny.

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Hotdamn tune on Hot w/45 firm lock up.

H&S posts this on their Download Page: "For the best transmission shifting, install ladder bars and use the “race” shifting".
That has a few different messages in it, to me anyway ?
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where do you choose these options? and lock up speeds?

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where do you choose these options? and lock up speeds?
From the H&S site. You choose the tune and trans shift to download.

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hot damn firm and 55-I'm a rookie at this though. Just installed it last night.

Yeah the whole "Race shifting is best but need ladder bars" will keep me away from the race shifting.

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