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Old 10-10-2012, 02:45 PM   #226
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Originally Posted by PratoN View Post
Yes, Getrag (a German company?) makes the DCT in Mexico. What I don't know is who designed the faulty seals, DCT programming, or dual clutch mechanism itself. I think the seals are really the issue here. Funny how those "little details" are overlooked. I know someone that designed a windmill... he put it up and it spun and generated electricity and everything... then if fell over because he put no engineering effort into the feet / base of the windmill.
The thing is GetRag also makes dual-clutch transmissions for manufacturers like Ferrari, Audi, VW, BMW, and more. I doubt the issue is the actual dual-clutch transmission, but more-likely the software Ford has created to go with it and the implementation of the DCT with the rest of the drive-train.
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