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Re: I am assuming that you have an automatic, that (archive)

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Posted by dave on December 11, 2000 at 14:00:47:

In Reply to: I am assuming that you have an automatic, that posted by Bill R. on December 11, 2000 at 13:46:26:

Oops, sorry I didn't clarify - mine's a 5 speed...

thanks for the help,
dave



knob is the kickdown switch for the transmission. You are already at full throttle and that is a switch you depress to downshift to passing gear.


Under my gas pedal, there is a knob that prevents the gas pedal from being properly pushed through the floorboard (I have about 3 inches from knob to floorboard). Instead, I may only floor the pedal to the point where it hits this "knob." The knob looks adjustable, but, like all unknown objects on the bimmer, I am afraid of touching it. What is this knob, may I adjust it, and will this allow me the joy of properly flooring my car?

Thanks,
Dave
93 525i
Just hit 80K!






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