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Old 06-03-2009, 10:57 PM
Captchaos Captchaos is offline
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Originally Posted by Jauq37 View Post
The engine braking you are feeling is due to the higher compression ratio of the diesels. I'm on my 3rd, first BMW and they all respond the same. It is just a lot more noticeable than a gas engine.
Do higher compression ratios directly relate to higher engine braking? It seems logical.
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