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  1. RevItUp
    04-01-2018 10:10 AM - permalink
    RevItUp
    The transmission, eh? Well, not sure if we discussed it in the other post but my car was a mfgr-buyback due a transmission issue. I don't know what the issue was but it immobilized the car and MB bought it back from the original owner. Since we've had it (8.5 months), it has had zero transmission issue so the new transmission(??) or repair has worked well. I think the transmission, especially when using paddle shifters, is pretty **** quick. It's geared well and it is quite fun to shift. My other vehicles are manual transmissions so honestly I don't have experience with other performance cars with this type of transmission but I am pleased with the performance of the transmission. I have a habit of putting it into sport mode with active exhaust on when at a green light, then flooring it and taking 1st gear to 5k or so before shifting, POP, then quick shifting 2nd, POP, quick shifting 3rd, POP, and then into 4th to get to driving speed... -John
  2. ymlccc
    03-27-2018 11:28 PM - permalink
    ymlccc
    Hello Revitup,
    How's everything Revitup?! Not sure if you remember me but I was the guy who was seriously considering a GLA45 AMG (and still am!) . Here is the POST

    Two months later, I finally found a 2016 version of GLA45 AMG available locally. It got pretty much all the spec i want but less the night package which i might be able to retrofit it afterward.

    The reason why I am contacting you is I want to hear from 2016 owner's prospective if you have any problem with the transmission? Do you feel the car is slow to react or any jerkiness at low speed (say traffic), frequent reverse at parking, or hphill/downhill condition?

    For sure I will test drive the car soon later this week but hearing your opinion/feedback will definitely help me making the right decision at the end.

    Thanks a lot for your time and best regard,

    Terry

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    - 16 AMG GLA45, optioned to the gills
    - 12 Wrangler, 37's, mountain climber convertible
    - 07 Shelby GT3249 of 5763, 530whp, [email protected] , 7521' DA

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01-24-2019
07:50 PM - RevItUp mentioned Dodgepwrw in post Ams tune
... go, smart mod path Dodgepwrw... that's where I'd ...
10-17-2018
08:58 AM - RevItUp mentioned KadoAMG in post 381 HP across all model years! Can that be true??
KadoAMG Ahhh... guess I miss...
12:53 AM - RevItUp mentioned Shadofax in post 381 HP across all model years! Can that be true??
Shadofax I'll be taking my GL...
10-06-2018
09:45 AM - RevItUp mentioned Medtech in post Considering a 2015 model, things to consider
...where. Great info, Medtech!
09-30-2018
10:39 AM - RevItUp mentioned Medtech in post Considering a 2015 model, things to consider
Medtech: I'll be keeping my...
06-05-2018
12:55 AM - RevItUp mentioned gehlhaar in post Massive, expensive repairs needed
gehlhaar , thanks for the upd...
04-10-2018
09:24 AM - RevItUp mentioned caug in post Tire pressure
caug Apparently MB thinks...
09:24 AM - RevItUp mentioned Foxbat121 in post Tire pressure
...lessly complicated Foxbat121 thanks for the gas f...
03-28-2018
12:05 PM - ymlccc mentioned RevItUp in post 2016 AMG or 2018 fully loaded 4matic?
RevItUp, check your user con...
03-01-2018
01:44 PM - RevItUp mentioned duvanator in post New GLA45 Member - Canada
Welcome duvanator from another GLA45 o...
02-15-2018
11:54 PM - RevItUp mentioned turbolink in post What did you do to your GLA today? Part 2
... for your response, turbolink. - No maintenan...
01-20-2018
01:03 AM - RevItUp mentioned ymlccc in post 2015 model year yay or nay?
...reading your posts, ymlccc , good stuff. As fo...
12:41 AM - ymlccc mentioned RevItUp in post 2015 model year yay or nay?
...ranty. Thank you RevItUp I am actually fro...
01-18-2018
11:38 PM - RevItUp mentioned ymlccc in post 2015 model year yay or nay?
ymlccc , I bought mine in J...
11-26-2017
09:05 PM - RevItUp mentioned Kevin2017 in post 2015 or 2016/7 AMG??
Very cool, Kevin2017 . When I found my '...
08-28-2017
08:50 AM - RevItUp mentioned ahhl in post What did you do to your GLA today? Part 1
^^ ahhl those mats look pret...
08-24-2017
07:21 PM - RevItUp mentioned SeaNile in post DD for about 40k, GLA AMG or Macan S?
SeaNile, this one is for sal...
08-18-2017
11:00 PM - RevItUp mentioned diirk in post Spacers for GLA45 w/ 20"
diirk, "my" GLA45 is my wi...
08-09-2017
10:48 PM - RevItUp mentioned 23481 in post Potential new owner of a GLA250
^^ You sure have some grea...
07-31-2017
09:10 AM - RevItUp mentioned Azrielsc in post Nomenclature: What does the "45" and "250" mean?
^^ Wow nice work Azrielsc so the 45 is 2 digi...

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07-23-2019
11:05 AM - Shadofax quoted RevItUp in post New owner of a rare 2015 GLA45 AMG
Yes, in Colorado I've gone t...
01:21 AM - DasJuke quoted RevItUp in post New owner of a rare 2015 GLA45 AMG
I know they do visual inspec...
01:07 AM - RevItUp quoted Shadofax in post New owner of a rare 2015 GLA45 AMG
...t you decide to do, Shadofax... I'm undecided at ...
07-15-2019
08:38 PM - DasJuke quoted RevItUp in post New owner of a rare 2015 GLA45 AMG
Hmmm.... I told myself that ...
03:33 PM - Aladdin Sane quoted RevItUp in post New owner of a rare 2015 GLA45 AMG
Hmmm.... I told myself that ...
05-27-2019
10:10 PM - Whiterabbitt quoted RevItUp in post Where to buy oem tires?
I just received a postcard t...
05-01-2019
08:04 AM - Huey52 quoted RevItUp in post Potential Buyer: Help Me Out (2015 AMG - 30K miles)
I have this issue in my 2016...
04-30-2019
10:37 PM - turbolink quoted RevItUp in post Potential Buyer: Help Me Out (2015 AMG - 30K miles)
...bluetooth volume is so lo...
04-01-2019
02:22 PM - AzSTMPR quoted RevItUp in post GLA45 AMG on the track?
Awesome!! I really want to ...
03-29-2019
10:38 PM - RevItUp quoted exup in post GLA45 AMG on the track?
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02-26-2019
01:10 AM - RevItUp quoted m-type in post 2017 AMG GLA 45 with Rare Options!
Cars are not good investmen...
02-17-2019
11:44 AM - GLARUS quoted RevItUp in post 2017 AMG GLA 45 with Rare Options!
I agree with this message. (...
09:33 AM - RevItUp quoted GLARUS in post 2017 AMG GLA 45 with Rare Options!
CarMax probably will only g...
07:31 AM - GLARUS quoted RevItUp in post 2017 AMG GLA 45 with Rare Options!
CarMax probably will only gi...
02-03-2019
12:03 AM - RevItUp quoted Dodgepwrw in post Weistec, Alpha Performance or Renntech
AMS got the tune done sooner. ...
01-12-2019
12:10 AM - Shadofax quoted RevItUp in post trading one AMG for another...
Good luck with your search, ...
12-06-2018
12:31 AM - Shadofax quoted RevItUp in post yellow engine warning light, plus do not shift
Certainly sounds like the ba...
11-25-2018
10:44 PM - Wayne quoted RevItUp in post Tire Recommendations?
I can't believe how bad the ...
11-22-2018
03:22 AM - Breitling quoted RevItUp in post 2016 GLA 45 Transmission problems?
Welcome to the forums! I th...
11-17-2018
01:08 AM - RevItUp quoted SockToy in post Winter tire
I'm thinking of the Michelin...

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