I accidentally downshifted into second instead of up shifting into 6th with the Paddles at 70 mph. Could I have done any damage?

Asked by Aug 15, 2015 at 10:18 AM about the 2015 Chevrolet Camaro LT2

Question type: General

I downshifted into 2nd by mistake instead of up shifting into 6th with the paddle shifters in
my 2015 camaro RS  at 70
Could I have done any damage or is the transmission set up so I dont.

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No, I don't think so and here's why. Most automatic transmissions with paddle shifters won't allow the engine to shift into lower gear unless it can handle it. I would definitely recommend not pushing it though, just be careful next time.

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Not a problem.

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