Thread: Diesel Tunes
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      12-17-2010, 09:20 PM   #26

Drives: 2010 335d
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: New York City

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Originally Posted by Thud View Post

I'm wondering if that can cause problems with too much soot overloading the DPF, but I'm sure there's some headroom engineered into that.

Anyway the 2nd gear launch is really how this car shines. It's kind of bizarre how the engine just goes to 2000rpm and stays there for a while, and you just feel the g-forces building. Definitely a different kind of power delivery but it's awesome!
DPF does regenerate but it can be replaced too and i'm sure its very expensive. I could imagine DEF draining out REAL quick. I know the car can burn it off as well.

I love second gear launches and the power delivery on this car. i love it.