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      09-08-2012, 02:34 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by truths2k05 View Post
I highly doubt that. The m3 is the m divisions bread and butter, and a lot of people choose manual. Having both, I regret the dct purchase. It takes forever to get going, and switching to reverse or drive takes forever. Not to mention the lack of smoothness pulling away in first and the occasional lag at the wrong time in traffic.
Did you ever compare your 135 DCT with a DCT equipped M3 ?

Apparently the DCT in non-M models is programmed to behave more like a standard automatic rather than being programmed to be closer to a manual like in the M3.