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Old 08-27-2012, 10:33 PM   #41
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Originally Posted by Dialed View Post
Test drive one. Use it in Auto and Sport mode if you're getting an Automatic. Shift like a mofo. If you feel jerking, get away from that car. I, and others, suspect certain build date Foci to be problematic.

I have absolutely not hard evidence to back this up, so leave me alone, it's just an opinion.
I know what you mean with respect to jerkiness especially at low speeds.

Mine was typical DCT shenanigans at low speeds but at speed it was a dream, I know its hard to get away from the 3 pedals but the DCT damn well did a good job.
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