GTR trans issues already

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  1. jeff2577

    jeff2577 OT OG

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    That's ridiculous, the car is made to be driven fairly hard....
     
  3. sp00n155

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    but imports are infoulable!111
     
  4. MrBonus

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    But like most well rounded sports cars, it's not built to be launched hard repeatedly and it's silly to think that hard launches should be regarded as anything other than abuse.
     
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    Let's hope Nissan reviews his blackbox and voids his warranty...
     
  6. OneTwo

    OneTwo me>you OT Supporter

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    but still faster then a 911 turbo and zo6
     
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    MAD PUNK inDC Sic Semper Tyrannis

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    I believe there is already a movement to file a class action suit against Nissan, though I doubt it will get much ground. Should have bought a Porsche or Corvette, at least they are designed to really race. :o
     
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    Because Z06s are dumping trannies left and right from all these sub 11sec times?
     
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    Look, the fight should of been called off! Kimbo was getting hit in the back of the head!


    wait, wrong thread
     
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    now i guess people are starting to realize what a piece of shit this car is
     
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    0-60 in 3.4s for $70K

    (just once or twice though)
     
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    :rofl: way to fuck up nissan GTR >* right?
     
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    Seriously. People want to fucking launch hard, abuse the drive-train, and expect the Manufacturer to pick up the bill when it breaks :coolugh:.
     
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    we'll void your warranty for hitting a button we installed from the factory.


    guaranteed.
     
  19. grue

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    AWD launches are inherently harder on transmissions than RWD or FWD. If there's too much power with RWD, the wheels just spin. With AWD, it goes back into the transmission.
     
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    its still a nissan
     
  21. PianoProdigy

    PianoProdigy Better than most at most things OT Supporter

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    I know the sales manager at Crown Nissan, lol

    And this is what I feared would happen with the GTR...too bad
     
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    RWD doesn't have nearly the same stress/effect as AWD does on the drive-train.
     
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    here comes the import crew scrambling to justify whats happening!
     
  24. MrBonus

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    It's a fucking AWD drivetrain. It's going to have more moving parts and less space to put them in. It's going to be more fragile and it's not built for drag racing.
     
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    So build the transmission to withstand it since the original design of the drivetrain was to put out that much power and transfer it to the ground? I know it sounds silly...
     

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