Originally Posted by suss6052
From what I've decoded from Unida767's German built 2.0 L GDI's ETIS page and his graciously providing a picture of the gearbox and the tag on the wire harness directly on top of the gearbox that comes from the Getrag plant in Mexico. The dates are obviously different to the one in my car since his was a 2011 build where as mine was built in 2012. Mine is a U.S. spec car built here, but his car has the exact same 2.0 L engine and the same gearbox as far as I can tell.
Unida767 is in Austrailia.
Thanks for the info.
After blowing off the DCT complainers, today, I finally starting looking for info from beyond car mags and this site. Based on JD Power and to a lesser extent KBB (since it's online reviews and subject to squeaky wheel syndrome), the news ain't pretty.
Note: I don't own a 3rd gen yet... the one I rented seemed pretty nice to me.