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Old 04-24-2012, 05:20 PM   #1045
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Originally Posted by me2000 View Post
Did fluid leak into the clutch assembly? I had the same exact issue. They replaced the clutch and did the update. Now the DCT works beautifully 99% of the time. No shuddering.
From the description that sounds like a few of the other cases reported here where the fluid leaked out of the gearbox and damaged the clutch plates. That is a manufacturing defect more than likely, and doesn't seem to be all that common fortunately. It was good that it was detected and fixed properly this time however, unlike the previous and lazy dealer who just said eh its normal.
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