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So i am new to the BB6 community..i was just wondering at what RPM do you shift at when driving normally? I am just experimenting and want some advice and input.

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Re: shift rpms.

3 or 4
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Around 3 for average driving.
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Re: shift rpms.

I shift at whatever rpm I want whenever I want. usually around 2-3 cause I'm poor and gas went up more
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around 2.5
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Re: shift rpms.

depends, just like driving around, like not speeding up for the freeway or anything, maybe like 3k-ish
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Re: shift rpms.

3k for normal driving condtions.

unless i need the speed for passing or because some assbag gets on the freeway going 30 mph i stay out of vtec.
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Re: shift rpms.

2.5-3.5 I usually try to keep it under 3k when just driving around.
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i usually shift at 3 or 3.5. if i want to get up on it well.. its a little more than 3.5 ;) hehe
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Re: shift rpms.

redline x2.

(yes, that means 13K )
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redline x2.

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wait your redline is at 13k????
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redline x2.

(yes, that means 13K )
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redline = 6500
redline (6500) x2 = ........
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Re: shift rpms.

i shift at 3k around town but as upsluder sead the price of juce is sky high .over here its 1.13 a lit and i do about 20 mpg lol. but it all depends on how you drive theres no good shift times its just up to you. when you need to shift ya shift lol.
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redline = 6500
redline (6500) x2 = ........
ummm.....ok..........
ya i know math, but that doesnt answer anything...
6500 x 2 = 13k so what you have 2 engines? LMAO
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6500 * 2 rpm still honda but a cbr 1000 lol

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aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaahhhh h ok. wow i feel dumb. lol
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i shift at 5, yeas i push my F series so hard
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I shift at 3k, just right
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i used to shift at 1.5k daily driving... but thats flat land mostly.... in my s10 2k.... 3.8k if im trying to pass someone...
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wow I shift at 2.5-3 when my engine is cold, to be "gentle" lol. I shift at 4 usually, sometimes 4.5, staying out of vtec unless i'm passing someone or having fun. passing=redline ftw
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