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      12-11-2014, 10:01 AM   #1
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Hey guys i just wonder what is the difference between M DKG and DKG ? I know that M cars uses M DKG but the regular bmw cars such as bmw z4 3.5i uses DKG. Does anyone can tell what the diff is btw transmissions?
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Hey guys i just wonder what is the difference between M DKG and DKG ? I know that M cars uses M DKG but the regular bmw cars such as bmw z4 3.5i uses DKG. Does anyone can tell what the diff is btw transmissions?
I don't think there's much of a difference outside of some minor mechanical stuff and maybe software. I'm pretty sure it's the same architecture.
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Newbie question here....what's DKG?
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Newbie question here....what's DKG?
it is a dual clutch transmission which uses two clutch. İn M cars it is M DKG
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Do you mean our DCT?
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Do you mean our DCT?
Yes our M DKG transmission ( DKG-DCT are same ) and just a DKG i want to learn the difference
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Is DKG the non-US designation for DCT? Dual K(lutch) Gearbox?
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Is DKG the non-US designation for DCT? Dual K(lutch) Gearbox?
No it is the German name for DKG ( Doppel-Kupplungs-Getriebe ). Both are same DCT and DKG just different language
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No it is the German name for DKG ( Doppel-Kupplungs-Getriebe ). Both are same DCT and DKG just different language
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