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my butt dyno noticed a diffrence with it. i chriped the tires on a downshift which has never hapened before. I also noticed off the line it starts to move a bit quicker.
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Installed my Sonnax today. I have to say that was about the quickest 45 second install ever. Drove it thru several shift cycles as per the directions. Seems to shift firmer. I have been keeping an eye on how it feels shifting for the last few days knowing the Sonnax was coming. I really dont have anything close to calibrated other than my butt, but so far it seems OK. Shifts seem to be slightly quicker and slightly firmer. I know it may take a few days for the ECU to fully learn the new line pressure, so we will see how it goes. As for now, not going to say it wasnt worth it, but i do feel slightly underwhelmed.
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Ordered mine today, can't wait for it to come in.......
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I installed mine Wednesday am.
Took me longer to get back up off the ground than to find it and plug it in.

Drove around the block twice, and drove it to work and back with the radio off so I could hear the new firmer shifts.
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okay so i wanted to make sure i didnt come back to soon with my thoughts. i drove it through a full tank of gas and i have to say that it feels awesome. i noticed the difference in the WOT shifts and it does downshift a lot nicer. i think this was a pretty good 50 buck investment and i have no worries running it with my SC.
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do i order the 45rfe-545rfe for my 2010 5.7 ram?
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do i order the 45rfe-545rfe for my 2010 5.7 ram?
Yup....the unit with the 3 black wires.
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I've had mine on now for a month and a half at least and definately can feel the difference when I'm WOT. I am generally a spirited driver and have noticed that the more throttle you give, the snappier the shift you get. For the price and the ease of the install I thought it was definitely worth it.
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Ordered mine from transmissionpartsusa.com, if you sellect priority mail, it ends up costing $48 with shipping. took less than a minute. with the DSP, Volant and the magnaflow cat back and now the sonnax it feels like a different tuck than the one I bought a year ago
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