i had a 330d auto.. and that blew a gearbox ... the guy said it was a known weakness, though im not if he meant the one on the 'd' or generally.
No idea if its the same box.
Part of me now wishes i stopped pfaffing and went Audi.
(BTW.. Mazda is running on 18's as standard - but agreed the gap between arch and tyre is huge!)
Been there, done that, driven the 'Ring
Last edited by RCUK; 01-17-2013 at 10:04 AM.