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Old 03-06-2011, 01:05 AM
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Originally Posted by M.Scipione View Post
So do all the 5.7L hemi's have MDS equipped?

I think I have this feature because when I am at highway speeds and try to accellerate it takes a moment for it to really get moving.

I'm guessing thats the MDS disengaging.
In the 1500's, Yes.

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Originally Posted by SvB4EvA View Post
That is more like normal drive train lag... MDS takes a 40th of a second to switch from 4 to 8 cylinders. Who knows tho, may be a combo of both
I have to agree. Although it will happen under certain 'ideal' conditions, MDS operation is somewhat rare during normal highway driving.
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