Originally Posted by mofomat
Firstly, yes I owned an E46 M3 with SMG II for three years. I'm afraid you are very much mistaken when it comes to how SMG works in manual mode. If you are in 3rd gear for example, in manual mode, and you stomp on the throttle and the software detects you should really be in 2nd, then it will change down for you.
What happens when starting up from say a stoplight?
if you let off the brake does it creep forward like an automatic?
sorry newbie here