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Old 09-30-2012, 10:45 PM   #31
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Originally Posted by suss6052 View Post
You would have to change the transmission or stick below 180 lb-ft of torque as the DCT is only rated for about 250N-m of torque which is right around 180 lb-ft.
Its rated for 280Nm max , which converts to 206.5ft-lbs . And we know that Getrag and others always put very conservative numbers for safety (and warranty) reasons. I also think that the "weak" spot would be the clutch packs themselves, so, who knows, their could be aftermarket clutch packs available should the demand warrant.
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