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Old 01-15-2013, 10:39 AM   #83
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Originally Posted by AZfocus2012 View Post
Here is another place Ford dropped the ball on the DCT by not emphasizing that the DCT is a computer automated 6 speed manual, and not a tradition torque converted automatic.
Not so much Ford but the salesmen at the dealers. My salesman mentioned nothing about it (I had done the research anyway). But when I brought it in for DCT service, the first thing the service advisor said was "Now you know this is a different type of transmission right...."

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