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Feb 10 2013
By: hurrycanedave First Son 1 posts
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Why do some of my cars shut down at high speeds or high rpms?

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i am new to the gt5. some of my cars will not go faster than 113 or 108 ? they cut off for a second.  it happens on long stretchesof the track. i'm sure its something i'm doing wit the set up or something. thanks

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Fender Bender
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Re: Why do some of my cars shut down at high speeds or high rpms?

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Feb 10, 2013

You can upgrade to the fully customizable transmission and extend the gearing.

 

 

and welcome to the forums! Smiley Happy

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Re: Why do some of my cars shut down at high speeds or high rpms?

Feb 10, 2013

As Tease says, you are probably hitting the Rev limiter.

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Re: Why do some of my cars shut down at high speeds or high rpms?

Feb 10, 2013
Look for the little red flashing light by the gear indicator. When it flashes, you're on the rev limiter, and can't go any faster. Like Tease said - upgrade your trans, and increase your top speed.
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Re: Why do some of my cars shut down at high speeds or high rpms?

Feb 12, 2013

its time to shift....

 

what cars are you using?

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