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      01-16-2014, 07:00 PM   #20
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Originally Posted by SomeRandomer123 View Post
Same here in the 328i - I think it's done 5th to 2nd before but I don't kickdown often. But due to the free-revving nature of our engines, it is milliseconds to 6k isn't it! The diesel's don't exactly hang about though do they...
I'm sure I've had a 7th to 2nd shift, (certainly a 6th to 2nd shift) but I also don't normally make such an aggressive downshift. I'd normally moderate the throttle speed/movement to get just a couple of gears down the box.

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