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Old 10-17-2012, 01:42 PM   #29
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Originally Posted by smizak View Post
Anyway, I've got 20,000 miles on mine and it feels like I'm riding a mechanical bull every time I pull away from a stop light. Just because yours works doesn't mean there is no problem with others.
I wish someone (such as cavedog309) would have been in the car with me yesterday. I hit traffic on the highway and let me tell you "tow hitch feeling" is an understatement.

Excessive rattling - including odd numbered gears which almost NEVER happens to me! Tapping the gas would launch the car forward and letting off would engine brake - but somehow much more than usual...?

Got home, took the car out a little later and the clutch would still slip but not nearly as bad as it was on the highway early that day.
2012 FF Ti HB Kona Blue, DCT, Built 5/24/2011, 401A + Ti Handling Package, Parking Technology Package, Winter Package, Moonroof, and MFT w/NAV at v3.8 157k miles and counting...
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