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Built trans eliminate hard shifting?

How much will trac bars and a built trans smooth out hard shifting and rough TC lockup?

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Traction bars will help. Typically a built transmission will have firmer shifts, but custom transmission files can alleviate this.

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Traction bars = night & day difference

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traction bars help but in order to keep your transmission happy, shift firmness has to be bumped up. their aint much you can do. good tuning can help also

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