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Discussion in 'Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat' started by quakejake, Jun 28, 2016.

  1. quakejake

    quakejake Active Hellcat Member

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    About to pull the trigger on an auto Hellcat.Any inherent issues common to these vehicles?
     
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    BIG DAWG Hellcat, 1st Florida Cavalry Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member HCC National Exec. Director HCC Charter Member

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    Year? New? Used? Challenger or Charger? Make sure any recalls or TSBs have been addressed. There's more I'm sure, but he beauty is in the warranty!
     
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    CNYHC SRT Hellcat Supporter Gold Supporting Member

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    Use the search function on this site.

    Congrats on your pending purchase!!
     
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    PlumbCrazy Gold Member Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member

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    Other than they are just not as much fun as a manual 6 speed?
     
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    Steven_sbs Browncoats Unite Gold Supporting Member

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    You don't say what year Hellcat you are about to buy, but for 2015 there are a lot of software updates, recalls, and TSBs. For 2016, there are a few software updates depending on when the car was built. Check out the Hellcat Wiki sections for good information, the SRT Hellcat TSBs section, and read through the Active Topics for things people are talking about currently. There is a lot of information on this site. You have to do some reading for a while. Have fun and welcome to the board.
     
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    Perma grin...will set in
     
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    But they are quicker ,right?
     
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    quakejake Active Hellcat Member

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    Sorry a new 2016
     
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    quakejake Active Hellcat Member

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    Thanks
     
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    Depends ... Is your ability to stand on the A8's accelerator with your right foot "quicker" than my ability to shift thru M6 gears with my right hand. ;)

    :cool:
     
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    but it--you won't regret it..
     
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    Teo Judge Yooper

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    YUP! --------------- "TIRES" -----------more than (1) set needed --------- Annually!!!! LOL-LOL :eek::p:D
     
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    Hellcatmichael SRT Hellcat Supporter Gold Supporting Member

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    Other than they are much more fun with the A8 I think he means. Getting stuck in a hour long traffic jam with a m 6 is not fun it sucks
     
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    I live in Germany where an hour traffic jam (stau) is a daily occurrence with many going 2, 3, and more hours long.
     
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    A8...
    Wild to mild and back again!
     

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