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Posted: Sun May 04, 2008 8:55 pm 
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I was just wondering if anyone knew the recommended speeds for each gear on the BF 6 Speed manual boxes? I have just purchased the car and noticed that they do not have a redline. I am assuming that this means that the engine shuts off before any damage occurs? I dont want to find that out the hard way so i was wondering if anyone knew? The owners manual just states sppeds for the 6 speed auto trans.





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Posted: Sun May 04, 2008 11:57 pm 
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depends on 6 or 8!

Think 6's the line is 5500 to 6000 rpm
Posted: Mon May 05, 2008 12:53 am 
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just nail the throttle

it will hit the limiter




Posted: Mon May 05, 2008 8:44 am 
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Limiters around 6100-6200 from memory.
You'll know when you hit it cause your head will just about go through the windscreen.



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Posted: Mon May 05, 2008 8:53 am 
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Disco Frank wrote:
just nail the throttle

it will hit the limiter

The above goes for all auto drivers as well, lol.



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