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Old 03-10-2004, 08:44 AM
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Originally Posted by DZeckhausen
After installing the M5 limited slip differential with 3.15 gearing into my 540i 6-Speed, I still find myself occasionally looking for 7th gear as I hit 90mph on th highway.
Understood, I could use a 6th gear in my 323i for cruise mode. However, isn't there a point where you are having to row through so many gears that it becomes a distraction or interfears with the driving enjoyment.

I would think that moster has so much torque that you could get away with spacing out the 6 gears it has a little farther apart and not loose much performance.
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