Tfw accidentally shifted from 4th to 1st

cum2soon
cum2soon

tfw accidentally shifted from 4th to 1st

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likme
likme

@cum2soon
How the fuck do you manage to do that

kizzmybutt
kizzmybutt

@cum2soon
IS your engine ok?

Sharpcharm
Sharpcharm

@kizzmybutt

It made a really loud noise and the whole car vibrated like crazy until I let off the gas. Now I hear this metallic banging sound when the engine accelerates. Its only a 1 year old car will it be covered under warranty?

@likme

I dont fuckin know

Evilember
Evilember

@Sharpcharm
Manual or auto? Auto shouldn't let you but manual it should just pop out.

SniperWish
SniperWish

@Evilember
manual or auto
are you that fucking retarded? how would op shift from 4th to 1st in an auto?

LuckyDusty
LuckyDusty

@cum2soon
99.999% of cars won't let you into first unless you're barely moving.

0/10 bait, here's your (You).

StonedTime
StonedTime

They call it the money shift for a reason

CouchChiller
CouchChiller

Is it common for shitty cars not to have something to prevent this? If my car is rolling past 5 it makes a horrible grind and wont let me shift to first.

FastChef
FastChef

@LuckyDusty

Not true. With enough force, you can easily downshifted into 1st.

PurpleCharger
PurpleCharger

@SniperWish
Have you even seen shifters on low end shitty cars were the gear lever just wants to go all the way in the direction you push it in. My friend also did this to his car in highschool don't kno.w still if it was because he wanted a new car or not he was a fag btw not literally though.

CodeBuns
CodeBuns

@FastChef
I don't squat 300 with my arms.

Nojokur
Nojokur

@CodeBuns

quit being a faggot.

Try to do it intentionally next time you're in a car.(keep the clutch held it) It's not that hard.

Dreamworx
Dreamworx

@Nojokur
Try to do it intentionally

Raving_Cute
Raving_Cute

MANUALFAGS BTFO AGAIN

hairygrape
hairygrape

@Raving_Cute
Explain.

Poker_Star
Poker_Star

My uncle did that in his corvette once during a street race. He said the shifter and basically everything else tried pushing up out of the gearbox, along with the car making a horrible noise. I think he sold it a week later.

Methshot
Methshot

@hairygrape
This thread is evidence that the only people who like manuals are inexperienced retards who can't drive in the first place.

Skullbone
Skullbone

Speaking of terrible driving, I'm looking for a youtube vid.

Some guy driving a manual classic that isn't his, either a mustang or a corvette.

Terrible clutch work
Ugly as fuck
Does massive pulls in 1st/2nd then slams it immediately into neutral
Wobbles stick to check for neutral like 50000 times
Holds the steering wheel all fucky when turning

SniperWish
SniperWish

@Methshot
I'd wager the same logic applies to autofags with ABS, TCS, PS, reverse sensors, transmission lockouts etc etc.

Basically, you're grasping at straws but here's a (you).

RavySnake
RavySnake

@CouchChiller
I have a miata and miata synchros are really fucking good, they can allow you to shift into first from fifth in a split second without grinding. It takes a bit of force to do so, especially on an earlier model like mine (90-93) because the 1/2 synchro takes more effort to use, but sometimes it'll slip right in

WebTool
WebTool

@RavySnake
Not at anything above 30km/h though, you'll have to rev it to like 6k.

StonedTime
StonedTime

@SniperWish
People who drive automatics aren't concerned with standing out and being a special snowflake. They simply use their cars as efficiently as they could possibly be. Anybody with a job beyond McDonalds doesn't have time to play boi racer.

VisualMaster
VisualMaster

@WebTool
Not at anything above 30km/h though
I've managed to do it going 50 mph, I pressed the clutch back in just in time though

JunkTop
JunkTop

@StonedTime
People who drive to McD's and work don't care about how a car works, the limits of the car nor the functionality.

Self driving cars can't come soon enough to take those braindead morons off the road that seem inexplicably blinded by a windscreen and bewildered by side mirrors.

Nigga I just clicked 12 recaptchas successfully, what the fuck.

StrangeWizard
StrangeWizard

@JunkTop
Self-driving cars will obsolete your cars and you won't be able to drive anymore.

New_Cliche
New_Cliche

@VisualMaster
Your synchros must be in tip top shape to allow the entire assembly to spin up that fast to engage.

Ignoramus
Ignoramus

@StonedTime
thinking all automatics are efficient
thinking all automatics are new automatics
thinking that everyone can afford a new automatic car that isn't shit
At their start, autos were the special snowflake transmission. They were clunky and slow but
only two pedals!
it's so easy!
just put it in drive and go!
no effort whatsoever!

If you can afford a new auto, good for you. I'll be happy to stick with my stick because it's relatively inexpensive and reliable, and makes driving my shitbox much more interesting.

Spazyfool
Spazyfool

@StrangeWizard
It's the lesser evil I'm willing to accept after taking a 3rd person to court who didn't know they needed to check the next lane before changing, the latest being the proud new owner of a written off GSX1400.

MPmaster
MPmaster

@Ignoramus
automatics were bad 30+ years ago
Irrelevant. If you are driving on public roads, you don't need anything more than a 4-speed automatic. You like manual because it lets you feel superior, not because it's a better design.

Soft_member
Soft_member

My peugeot 106 wouldnt allow that.
There is somethig blocking the way. There is no grinding noise. Its like theres some wall blocking it from entering first gear, no matter how hard you push.
That applies to second gear tol if im way too fast. Impossible to hammer it into first or second while going too fast.
The wall releases at 5 km/h or so, thats where i can enter first gear again.

Playboyize
Playboyize

@cum2soon
hello mr regular
review a twingo

girlDog
girlDog

@Sharpcharm
1 year old car will it be covered under warranty?
Yes if you lie. Also will take the dealer six weeks to do.

Poker_Star
Poker_Star

@Sharpcharm
1 year old car
downshifting from 4th to 1st

impossible, unless you are driving some american trash can made in detroit

BlogWobbles
BlogWobbles

@New_Cliche
I've done it in a shit old Fiesta. I didn't properly money shift, I just nearly put it into first when I intended to go from second to third at about 25mph. It didn't go fully into gear, the revs shot up to about 5k before I put the clutch back in. Another milisecond and it would have gone well past the redline. The transmission wasn't actually damaged as far as I could tell, I saved it just before it shat itself I think.

Fuzzy_Logic
Fuzzy_Logic

tfw accidentally shifted from 3rd to reverse

New_Cliche
New_Cliche

@Skullbone

Oh yeah a brown guy right? That video is horrible to watch

MPmaster
MPmaster

@StonedTime

t. madboi who can't into boiracer

cum2soon
cum2soon

@FastChef
Who the fuck shifts with that much force? I have a 6spd that I DD and a 5spd I occasionally drive and sometimes on the 5spd I will forget and try to shift to 6th and accidentally hit reverse and it just grinds and I instantly remember I'm a dumbass.

askme
askme

@MPmaster
endangering everyone else on the road for your own autistic dagumi fantasies

lostmypassword
lostmypassword

@askme

Coping this hard

Methshot
Methshot

@lostmypassword
Take it to the track, manchild.

Emberburn
Emberburn

accidentally shifted from 3rd to neutral

RavySnake
RavySnake

@Methshot
this actually shows what kind of people use autotragics

wah my brandnew car is wrecked because I put it the wrong gear
stupid manual shit never again, it's not my fault it's the tranmissions fault!

Spazyfool
Spazyfool

@Sharpcharm
The computer probably logged the massive overrev so if that's the case then no warranty for you.

Crazy_Nice
Crazy_Nice

@CouchChiller
grinds when shifting at any time
You're the one with the shitty car user, sorry you had to find out this way.

haveahappyday
haveahappyday

@Methshot

Implying I don't

You're the one who assumed driving manual means I do drifts in the streets. That, and the fact you feel the need to shame manuals just shows your bias and how much you must be coping, knowing you are not even a quarter as cool as anyone who knows how to use the car dick.

BlogWobbles
BlogWobbles

@SniperWish
My car has auto stick. Ever hear of it bus rider?

LuckyDusty
LuckyDusty

when i was learning stick i pulled a miss 3rd and go into 1st doing 25-30ish twice.
dont think I broke anything though

Nude_Bikergirl
Nude_Bikergirl

@Nojokur
intentionally
synchromesh has achieved orbit, sir!

Need_TLC
Need_TLC

@Skullbone
It's a C3 corvette

Stark_Naked
Stark_Naked

@cum2soon
what kind of car was that? normal ones have first gear lock when moving, just like reverse lock, this thing won't allow you to get into gear if you're going fast

VisualMaster
VisualMaster

@Nojokur

Try to do it intentionally next time

haveahappyday
haveahappyday

@Skullbone
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6N4tLAAy5Fg

JunkTop
JunkTop

@LuckyDusty
learning stick
Memeface.gif
As it's already been alluded to in the thread the only people who obsess over stick are boiracers who work at McDonald's and have never had to make a critical vehicle purchasing decision in their life (and never will if they draw any kind of pride at all from the trivial task of engaging and disengaging a clutch periodically). Fucking mileagelets have probably never driven cross-country in one sitting before.

PurpleCharger
PurpleCharger

@cum2soon
b-b-but that's not possible

They're not in line with each other, or even near each other.

And you'd be going up or down to downshift into 3rd, or over to the right to upshift to 5th. Why would you go to the left?

Also, your transmission would sound like rocks in a blender trying to force it into 1st at any decent speed. You'd really have to push it hard, going against any physical and audible feedback.

It just doesn't work like that.

Need_TLC
Need_TLC

How can i shift at reasonable speed from 2nd to first like in sport cars? Ive been driving with automatic in racing vidya and they freely downshift from 2nd to 1st at like 50kmh. My daily car wont let unless im really slowed down to 20kmh. Do i have to harden or somehow else tune the gearbox?

massdebater
massdebater

@Need_TLC
Racing gearbox =/= daily gearbox

What you're feeling are the synchro gears that sync the new ratio to the shafts on consumer boxes. Racing boxes have no synchros and the gears are cut in a different way.

BlogWobbles
BlogWobbles

@Need_TLC
just accept that you can't do that. don't drop down to 1st unless you've stopped.

i had same problem, got used to shifting to 1st in racing sims while in movement and then i needed some time to get rid of this involuntary shifting

Crazy_Nice
Crazy_Nice

@massdebater
@BlogWobbles
How do I get so called racing gearbox? Is it just swappable from the same model but more powerful engine, or any gearbox can be somehow tuned? Why daily shitboxes are made to block downshifting from 2nd to 1st at higher speeds?

Fuzzy_Logic
Fuzzy_Logic

@Crazy_Nice
WTF? How can someone be this newfag? Good thing summer is almost over.

Gear ratios on racecars are closer than on daily cars, the lows are longer and the highs are shorter. 1st on a racecar is somewhere between 2nd and 3rd.

As for racing boxes, if it would even be a good idea to drive around with one : depends on the platform of your car. Investigate.

Spazyfool
Spazyfool

@JunkTop
only McDonalds workers have time for stick
has time for a cross-country trip
Gonna have to pick one, user.

Methnerd
Methnerd

@RavySnake
inconveniencing yourself just to feel cool

StrangeWizard
StrangeWizard

@Sharpcharm
If anything you fucked your clutch

Nojokur
Nojokur

@JunkTop
Where I live people obsess with stick because it's cheaper and the auto gearboxes we get are export monkey models with 3 speed trannys or some other simpler, outdated crap that is paindully slow and has shit for empeegees.
U
M
A

D
E
L
Í
C
I
A.

farquit
farquit

@Need_TLC
Rev match
I can't believe no one said this yet desu

I have no torque below 1.5k revs and i have to downshift to get to my house because there's a hill and it's bumpy af so I can't go quick.

@BlogWobbles
just accept that you can't do that. don't drop down to 1st unless you've stopped.
I can no problem but the engine braking would be UNREAL.

StonedTime
StonedTime

@cum2soon
accidentally shifted from 4th to 1st
That's why accident-prone people should have automatics.

Fuzzy_Logic
Fuzzy_Logic

@Nojokur
Try to do it intentionally next time
Sure thing, let me borrow your car so I can take your advice properly.

Supergrass
Supergrass

@Emberburn
Wait what? I'm new to driving manuals. Is that an issue?

Lunatick
Lunatick

@Emberburn
kek

TalkBomber
TalkBomber

@Supergrass
Not really, you'd have to be retarded to pull the lever down halfway thinking that was fourth, let alone second.

JunkTop
JunkTop

@haveahappyday
jesus

Sir_Gallonhead
Sir_Gallonhead

@cum2soon
Manual heteros btfo

New_Cliche
New_Cliche

@Fuzzy_Logic
summer
Fuck off retard. My knowledge on cars is as big as average moms knowledge that has 3 kids and drives SUV

King_Martha
King_Martha

@girlDog
The ECU would log a misshift

AwesomeTucker
AwesomeTucker

@StonedTime
everyone is American
nigga my grandma can drive a manual

BunnyJinx
BunnyJinx

@haveahappyday
this triggers me

Stark_Naked
Stark_Naked

@CodeBuns
You don't squat with your arms at all, unless you're doing some kind of Ukranian death lift.

Sir_Gallonhead
Sir_Gallonhead

@MPmaster
Nigger, I like stick because its more fun. And where I live, they don't salt the roads when the ice hits, so I like not worrying about the AT suddenly shifting in the middle of an icy turn.

Boy_vs_Girl
Boy_vs_Girl

tfw I managed to shift from 3rd to 6th when pulling onto the highway once
Still don't know what the fuck I was doing.

RavySnake
RavySnake

@haveahappyday
why is he doing that? for what purpose?

BunnyJinx
BunnyJinx

@Boy_vs_Girl
vvvvvvvvveeeeEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE
shift
r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r-r

Nude_Bikergirl
Nude_Bikergirl

@haveahappyday
Colin Kaepernicks brother can't drive.mov

viagrandad
viagrandad

@haveahappyday
How did I know that someone was going to post this?

hairygrape
hairygrape

be auto-tragic driver
play simulators constantly
have my own shifter
never money shifted
constantly have dreams of doing it

I think God is telling me I'm going to do it when I have a real manual car and not some dweebs little sim.

TurtleCat
TurtleCat

Car cannot do dis thing

kizzmybutt
kizzmybutt

go from 5th to 2nd on the highway

Fuck.

Raving_Cute
Raving_Cute

@LuckyDusty

This. Otoh it's fun to see other people fall to it though.

@FastChef

You're supposed to only shift gears, not rip the whole gearbox out.

King_Martha
King_Martha

@cum2soon
You're fucked OP. Hope you can afford a new engine, the valve train is probably beyond fucked

@King_Martha
This, it log a mis shift and the exact details of an over rev

hairygrape
hairygrape

accidentally bought an automatic car

LuckyDusty
LuckyDusty

@Methnerd

But user, inconveniencing yourself just to feel cool is basically what life is all about. We would probably be better off living in mud huts blissfully unaware of the world around us and dying at 30 equally blissfully unaware of the void. Yet we had to go and make shit all complicated just to be cool with big boy pants and vroom vroom around like a bunch of gay homos.

Spamalot
Spamalot

go from 2nd to 5th

Sharpcharm
Sharpcharm

slush-o-tragic from 1979 in my 2008 car

StonedTime
StonedTime

@Spamalot
my car will do that just fine, 5th gear at 1k rpm is just a bit lower than the city speed limits

BinaryMan
BinaryMan

Oh boy here we go.
Our weekly manual vs automatic thread.

Start your engines (wink)

whereismyname
whereismyname

So how do I safely shift to 1st? Occasionally I don't feel I have enough power in second, like when going up a steep hill that is windy at slow speeds. Or pulling into parking lots. Wat do?

Poker_Star
Poker_Star

@New_Cliche
Fuck off, says the man who then admits he doesn't belong on this board.

whereismyname
whereismyname

manualfags praise manual transmission but don't even know how to drive it
P O T T E R Y

hairygrape
hairygrape

@StrangeWizard
Wrong. OP is describing a money shift although as many others have pointed out it should be practically impossible in a 1 year old car. Maybe literally impossible.

Flameblow
Flameblow

I've managed to shift from 4th to 3rd instead of 5th a few times, nothing bad really happened, revs didn't even come close to redline.

CodeBuns
CodeBuns

Been there, done that. I was only going 50km so it was mostly ok

Gigastrength
Gigastrength

try to shift into 3rd
car decides 5th would be better
why

TechHater
TechHater

Worst I've done is 4th to 2nd, I was just being a dumbass and forgot

Fuzzy_Logic
Fuzzy_Logic

@TechHater
I was downshifting, I just wanna clarify

girlDog
girlDog

@Nojokur
how about nah

Deadlyinx
Deadlyinx

@cum2soon
tfw shift from 4th @ 4000 rpm to first
tfw engine is not only okay but in powerband

feels good driving a sportscar

VisualMaster
VisualMaster

@BlogWobbles
@Need_TLC
just double clutch.
I pop into first all the time for engine braking and the first has no syncros.

iluvmen
iluvmen

@King_Martha
Can you clear it with an OBD2 scanner?

AwesomeTucker
AwesomeTucker

doing driving licence driving
approach traffic light
shift into neutral
coast a bit
see light is going to turn green
shift into 1st while going 20-30 kph but dont release the clutch
instructor looses his shit
I still dont know how it let me shift into 1st that easily I mean it was a 2012 bmw 5 series not some shitbox

Supergrass
Supergrass

@Deadlyinx
Tell us more about your MC22 engined geo metro with a wing on back

Soft_member
Soft_member

@Deadlyinx
Great, enjoy your 60mph top speed.

Crazy_Nice
Crazy_Nice

@Nojokur
God damn the potential get here
@haveahappyday
He should kys

Harmless_Venom
Harmless_Venom

@LuckyDusty
It can happen though. I did it on two ocassions. Tried to switch from 4th to 3rd and out of a sudden got hit by the engine break.

Fortunately no serious damage, but it's a horrible experience.

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