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Originally Posted by TurboKraft View Post
Ideally, a 1:1 drive ratio. For a 930 4-sp, 3rd is closer to 1:1 than 4th is.
Why is it so important for a 1 to 1 drive ratio?

I know running a higher gear gives you more time to get load and high boost on the engine, but do not understand the importance of 1 to 1 ratio in the tranny.

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