Thread: 328xi abuse?
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      01-29-2013, 10:04 PM   #6
alexwhittemore
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Originally Posted by kd8ksn View Post
Can someone please expound upon "over revving"?
Unrelated to anything that's been mentioned so far - if you have a manual transmission, you can "money shift." If you accidentally downshift at speed into a gear such that the wheels, via the new gear, rev the engine above the redline, you can blow out the engine or transmission.

see: silly ricer money shifts