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tommyk commented on greg's blog post transmission creep
"after i got the free tranny up grade now the car is smooth when it creeps"
Feb 28, 2010
Ryan commented on greg's blog post transmission creep
"Bob: Why would there be wear and tear on the clutch discs? They're not coming into contact with anything when stopped."
Feb 27, 2010
Robert Stout commented on greg's blog post transmission creep
"Transmission creep is my friend in stop and go congested traffic...Some things don't need to be "fixed"...."
Feb 27, 2010
JohnnyM commented on greg's blog post transmission creep
"Have you had the smart 2.0 transmission update?"
Feb 27, 2010
Ryan commented on greg's blog post transmission creep
"sorry.... but i don't honestly see the point in this. Yes, you're not moving quite as quickly to the next point of idle traffic.... but you're unnecessarily wearing down the brakes just to try to keep the car from moving slightly…"
Feb 27, 2010
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transmission creep

i reported back in feb 08 this solution to stop and go trans creep and havent revisited since,dont know if this is common knoweledge by now but here goes.....when in stop n go traffic , i manage trans engagament by raising emergency brake one click ,,that keeps the trans from engaging till your ready for it to [ engage ] by dropping the emergency brake handle back down..it keeps the car from wanting to always take off when you only want it to roll to next point of idle traffic when your foot is…See More
Feb 26, 2010
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I've been a smart owner since
February 14, 2008
Location
chicago
My favorite things about smart
gas savings and excellent a/c.
About Me
50 y.o.bldg.engineer.
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havent assigned one yet,not till its first breakdown,then ill have one

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transmission creep

Posted on February 26, 2010 at 8:05pm 7 Comments

i reported back in feb 08 this solution to stop and go trans creep and havent revisited since,dont know if this is common knoweledge by now but here goes.....when in stop n go traffic , i manage trans engagament by raising emergency brake one click ,,that keeps the trans from engaging till your ready for it to [ engage ] by dropping the emergency brake handle back down..it keeps the car from wanting to always take off when you only want it to roll to next point of idle traffic when your foot is… Continue

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At 9:34pm on June 16, 2008, greg said…
want to uncreep your smarts trans in stop and creep traffic?pull up on your emergency brake one click to remove creep function.youll soon learn to manipulate lever to your advantage in traffic.[and rest you foot at stop lights]
 
 
 

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