Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Kalamazoo, MI, USA
At his seminar at the MOA rally, Paul Glaves said that hard downshifting is an early symptom of dry clutch splines. He also said they should be lubed (using a moly paste/moly grease mixture) every 40-55K miles.
Just a thought.
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