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Old 03-09-2013, 11:25 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by powermax View Post
I wonder if that is caused by the thick cold tranny fluid.
The DCT (Dual Clutch Transmission) upshifts and downshifts by engaging/disengaging the 2 (dry) clutches.
The actual gear changing is normally done well before the clutches engage/disengage.
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