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      07-18-2011, 12:14 AM   #24
OC ///M
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Drives: Moonstone e92 M3
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: South County

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Now on my third 6MT e92, here are my thoughts on this:
  • make sure the car and transmission are nicely warmed up before attempting the money 1-2.
  • syncros seem to line up better at higher rpm on the 1-2 shift.
  • There is definitely a technique to hit it right.
  • Use this running-in period to break-in the tranny by exercising the gears at varying rpms...yes, it's a little noisy in the beginning.
  • If broken-in properly prior, the initial diff fluid change does help.
  • 6MT rewards far outweigh this one quirk.
OC ///M

2013 E92 M3 Individual
Sold: 2011 E92 M3 SSII | Sold: 2008 E92 M3 SSII | Into a Wall: 2008 E92 M3 SSII | Sold: 2007 E92 335i JB