Date: Sat, 02 Jun 2007 11:17:17 +0200 From: Nel Frikandel <nelfrikandelnospamlid.org> Subject: Re: End reduction difference between 4 and 5 gear versions of 9-5
On Fri, 25 May 2007 16:32:54 +0200, Nel Frikandel <nelfrikandelnospamlid.org> wrote: >The 9-5 got a 5 gear automatic instead of the 4 around 2003MY, right? > >Does anyone here know if the 5 gear version has a longer 5th then the >4th in the 4 gear versions??? In other words, does the 5 gear version >run lower revs in the highest gear? > >Thanks, >NF I found there's a value for the speed in highest gear nospamrpm in the manual the 4-speed auromatic 1000rpm = ------- 2500 rpm --> 120 3500 rpm --> 168 Not much of a difference. Not enough to make it worth my while to spend more on a 2003 model anyway, exept for the steering wheel gear change buttons.