Originally Posted by 0xdeadbeef
I picked up a not-so-gently used 335 coupe last weekend and spent the week trying to figure out how to launch smoothly in traffic. Giving it gas, the engine would rev a bit then the tranny would kick in for a somewhat jerky start. I tried the procedure described here and I noticed a big improvement. It's much smoother.
So it either worked and I'm satisfied, or I think it worked and I'm satisfied.
Let's say you have a headache. You find a bottle that says "headache pills". You take one. Your headache goes away. Does it matter whether it is an aspirin or a sugar pill? Hmmm.... Not sure it does.