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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-10-2013, 11:07 AM Thread Starter
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Second year with mint 2008 Star Sliverado. Can anyone help me to understand whe first and second gear is revlimited?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-10-2013, 04:22 PM
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Welcome to the forum jseeber. Could you rephrase your question? Not sure if your asking if it is rev limited, why or where/what range. In the mean time, tell us more about yourself, where your from, what size Star you have, any trips you've been on...

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Welcome to the forum! You've found the right place to get info. Post a picture of that ride of yours.

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you should have a rev limiter for all your gears. if you especially notice it in just 1st and 2nd gear then you probably have a multiple stage ignition module. multiple stage ignition modules offer greater RPM limit control. the first stage can be used to limit RPM levels when launching a vehicle from a stationary position, providing maximum power and traction. the second stage is activated after launch to set a higher RPM limit for wide-open-throttle acceleration. the purpose of the rev limiter in general is to protect the engine from damage from reaching too high RPMs.

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