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      08-11-2008, 12:34 PM   #14
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Originally Posted by kptaylor View Post
Wow, can't wait til these make it to the US! How does the transmission hold up to the extra torque? Also, any positive change in gas consumption?
The auto transmission on the 335D is different to the 335i - the i uses the 6HP19TU, whereas the 335D uses the 6HP26 which is much higher rated in its torque handling. 700nm, as long as the delivery is managed well by the ECU, is perfectly ok for the transmission.