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Old 06-18-2004, 05:16   #1 (permalink)
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AU S5 Solenoid adjustments on installation?

I am about to get my transmission serviced, and I was going to get an adjustable AU S5 solenoid put in so I can get rid of the electronic shift kit.
Does anyone have an idea as to how much to adjust these things for a comfortable yet crisp shift?
My transmission guy hasn't done one before, and I would appreciate any input to avoid the trial and error of taking the pan off and dumping the fluid to make an adjustments.
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Re: AU S5 Solenoid adjustments on installation?

Id probably say start with the default position on the solenoid, then wind it a turn or so to increase pressure.
Unfortunately, I dont think there is any way to pre-set the pressure, it would be a matter of trial and error.
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Re: AU S5 Solenoid adjustments on installation?

Thanks for that.
Aparently they come setup for standard AU pressure, which is a bit firmer than the e-series pressures, so I will try the default setting and go from there.
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