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Old 01-06-2006, 04:14 PM
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Originally Posted by chuck92103
The current incarnation of SMG's are a first step by BMW to offer such technology. Until dual-clutches are offered in these units, poor shifting performance will be the reality and only the most experienced SMG drivers can compensate with special pedal girations to overcome the obstacles of these poorly designed transmissions.
Actually, it is the second incarnation and it shifts very well. My wife and I learned how to properly use SMGII in about 35 seconds and 22 seconds, respectively.
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