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Old 05-31-2013, 02:17 AM
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New jeep owner from Texas!

Hello everyone! I'm here to better understand my vehicle and pimp it out! One day once I master the shift stick ill go off road! Well hope one day ill go to a jeep gathering!

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Old 05-31-2013, 02:57 AM   #2
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Welcome, im new as well. The only advice I can give now is once you get the hang of driving a manual, it'll feel more natural than an auto. It gives you a better sense of control. You'll have it down in no time.

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From an old Jeep owner in Texas, welcome to the Forum!
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Thanks guys! I feel that I have become part of something bigger than a club.. More like a family!
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Welcome! Where in Texas do you live?
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When I picked up my 6p a few weeks ago, I hadn't driven a manual in over a decade. But after a few weeks I can tell you that its very natural.

Protip: Figure out what good habits you want to have while driving the manual (like downshifting during deceleration) and force yourself to do it starting out. Before you know it, it will become second nature.

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