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Old 01-19-2012, 06:56 PM   #664
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Originally Posted by gogogodzilla View Post
Geez, talk about reading into a post. There are some differences between a DCT and a standard automatic, which I had gotten used to in my old GTI. Which mean I wasn't surprised when they were in my Focus.

So what's the deal with your snarky 'Focus drivers are unsophisticates in the heady world of European-style transmissions' comment?
Didn't mean to sound snarky. Just weary of the inference that the user is the problem rather than the DCT. It's a flawed device released with bad (and still not right) software - that's the reason there are an abnormal number of complaints. Ford may make this thing right - we'll see.
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