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      02-09-2007, 10:31 AM   #29
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Originally Posted by SoYank View Post
What a waste of a good automobile, then.
That is essentially the only reason why I am not driving a 335d.

BMW offer some puny excuse that the torque would make a manual gearbox explode

But there clearly ARE manual cars with greater levels of torque - so it CAN be done.

That said - with the torque of the 335d you don't really NEED to change gears.
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