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      01-21-2013, 12:17 PM   #20
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Originally Posted by S_A_F View Post
Hi everyone,

1. Driving M5 F10 equipped with DCT 7-speed dual clutch gearbox everyday. Would this be a smooth experience? And how different would it be from a normal auto gearbox? Any issues worth highlighting?

I have yet to drive DCT, but from my research everyone seems to say it is lightyears ahead of SMGII, which I had in my e46 M3. I actually loved SMG, which most people seemed to find archaic, so I cannot wait to test out DCT. Supposedly its extremely smooth.

Not that this is that in-depth, but gives u some insight -
Retired - 2009 C63 l 2007 Supercharged RRS l 2002 e46 SMG ///M3 l 2001 e46 330ci

2013 Alpine White/Sakhir Orange F10 M5 - 20" Modulare Matte Titanium Brushed B18s - Coded by the best, V12
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