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What's the normal rpm while shifting gears on an automatic 2006 c230?

Hi, i have a 2006 c230 (66k miles). i just got it. it seems to be slower than my previous cars (honda accord '97, lexux rx 300 '99) on the low gears. I was wondering what is the normal rpm for shifting from 1st to 2nd, 2nd to 3rd, etc. Thanks.

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No such figure. Shift points can be near the redline RPM or just above idle, it depends on hard you press the gas pedal.

Posted on Mar 25, 2014

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  • yadayada
    yadayada Mar 25, 2014

    This didn't answer yourr question?

  • George
    George Mar 25, 2014

    there must be a "normal" range. if everything is ok with the car, it should function in a predictable and consistent manner.

  • yadayada
    yadayada Mar 25, 2014

    May I say again to your displeasure that the transmission shifts according to the load demand on the engine as read by numerous sensors on the engine. on top of that it also uses fuzzy logic to learn your driving habits and adjusts shift points from that as well.

  • yadayada
    yadayada Mar 25, 2014

    Older non electronic transmissions did indeed have optimal shift points

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yous should probably change the filter before you overhaul it because it is cheaper

to change you need

new filter and 2 gallons of trans fluid= $54

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