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      12-10-2012, 09:48 PM   #2
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Drives: 2016 F82 M4 ZCP
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Originally Posted by GIdriver View Post
I'm looking foward to SC my E90 (probably ESS VT2-585) and wanted to hear from fellow members how common/frequent the DCT clutches need to be replaced on SC cars. I know wear will be greater but wanted to know if this is a common issue. Dragstrip experts are welcomed to chime in, as I'm intrested in hitting the strip (hopefully) 3-4 times a year as well as 2-3 1/2 mile events a year. Thanks in advance.
If you launch the car a lot or hit the drag strip frequently, then you may need to replace them eventually, otherwise I highly doubt it.
16 F82 M4 DCT - ZCP - JB4 - 556WHP / 570WTQ
08 E92 M3 DCT - Bolt Ons - 60-130MPH 10.71s - 11.88 @ 118MPH - 377WHP
ESS VT2-625 SC 60-130MPH 6.80s - 11.30 @ 129.3 MPH 586WHP / 379WTQ
ESS VT3-750 - 60-130MPH 6.14s - 10.81 @ 135.13 MPH 690WHP/463WTQ
Shift-S3ctor E92 M3 - 1/2 Mile Trap Speed WR - 174.13 MPH