The DCT N54 does not allow launching in 2nd. You have to launch in 1st and yes the gearing is different from the regular N54.
All 200+ launches that I have done were all in 1st gear with a best 60' of 1.84
Keep in mind the DCT N54 does not have a torque converter
AP-V3 & Cobb Protuned by PTF: (New Times Coming Soon)
RENNtech Tuning: 11.78 ET @ 116 Mph in 1/4 mile YouTube
Dinan Stage 3: 12.5 ET (Best) 111 Mph (Best) in 1/4 mile
400+ launches, 3 Driveshafts, No DCT Slippage, Flash Only
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