Go Back   Team-BHP > Under the Hood > Technical Stuff

Closed Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 17th October 2006, 07:20   #1
rranjith_kum's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Coimbatore/ Aachen
Posts: 693
Thanked: 17 Times
Default when do we change gear

this thread is about when do we change gear, please everyone share your driving techniques...

Petrol : in case of a petrol engine i tend to change the gear around 5500 or 6000 rpm , i don't want to rev it to the max as shifting earlier can give a better economy....

Diesel : in case of a diesel engine i shift it a little late because i feel the torque falls off soon experienced it with force cruiser , bolero camper and all

so in case of drag when do you shift ...till the rpm redlines ???
also please type about the different situations where different gera changing techniques are employed...
rranjith_kum is offline  
Old 17th October 2006, 07:25   #2
Senior - BHPian
Stratos's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Mumbai, IN
Posts: 2,594
Thanked: 1,217 Times

A similar thread exists. You can continue discussion here, Perfect Gear change
Stratos is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hard gear change - 2nd to 1st gaurav.28ch Technical Stuff 22 22nd May 2010 01:25
Revs not dropping during gear change ! normally_crazy Technical Stuff 22 8th March 2009 18:57
Gear change problem !!!! funkydevil Technical Stuff 3 2nd April 2008 19:34
Swift : weird noise during gear change manjubp Technical Stuff 10 6th February 2008 21:11
Grinding noise in gear-change! ramzsys Technical Stuff 3 1st October 2007 22:37

All times are GMT +5.5. The time now is 15:08.

Copyright 2000 - 2018, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks