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post #61 of 100 Old 5th February 2017, 03:59 AM
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I always heard about this but no one has ever posted any good videos... I wonder how this one will go.
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post #62 of 100 Old 5th February 2017, 08:44 PM
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Are they going to show you a working S85+DCT combo when you drop off the car?

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post #63 of 100 Old 7th February 2017, 01:10 AM Thread Starter
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Dropped off car today the build will start next week.

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-Dinan Stage 3 Performance Engine Software
-Dinan 13% Underdrive Crankshaft Pulley Kit
-DCT Transmission (Underway)
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-Supersprint Section 2 X-Pipe (Resonator Delete)

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post #65 of 100 Old 7th February 2017, 07:00 AM Thread Starter
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Honestly, I was on my one hour lunch break from work and dropped off and left security deposit and left to get back to work immediately.

2009 BMW M5 Alpine White/ Black Merino Extended Leather

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-IND E60 M5 Cosmetic Package
-Powdercoated Gloss Black OEM Wheels
-BMW M Performance Black Kidney Grilles
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-Dinan High Flow Air Mass Meter and Intake Assemblies
-Dinan Stage 3 Performance Engine Software
-Dinan 13% Underdrive Crankshaft Pulley Kit
-DCT Transmission (Underway)
-Eisenmann Race Exhaust (Oval Tips)
-Supersprint Section 2 X-Pipe (Resonator Delete)

-RPI Scoops
Handling
-Dinan 21mm Adjustable Rear Anti-Roll Bar
-Dinan Supplemental Ride Quality & Handling Kit

-Dinan Performance Spring set
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Doesnt it make you uneasy not seeing one working when people have wanted this for years!! Apparently there is 3 done already but no one knows about it??? I doubt anyone could keep there lips sealed that much
Gintani would have a backlog of years for dct conversions if that was the case
Its the single best mod that people would froth at the lips for!!!

I wish you luck

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post #67 of 100 Old 7th February 2017, 09:21 PM Thread Starter
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Doesnt it make you uneasy not seeing one working when people have wanted this for years!! Apparently there is 3 done already but no one knows about it??? I doubt anyone could keep there lips sealed that much
Gintani would have a backlog of years for dct conversions if that was the case
Its the single best mod that people would froth at the lips for!!!

I wish you luck
I have no issue or concern with Gintani about the build. These guys are great at what they do, I personally haven't driven a DCT EXX M5/M6 but know that these guys are the only one who can do what they say they can build. Until now their supercharger holds records and now they are slowly but surely finishing up with the twin-turbo kit that's going to be pushing over 1200hp easy. I haven't seen that type of build from any other company for the M5/M6. We are all impatient to see the final project completed! As far as my transmission goes; I can't wait to get it back and enjoy that smooth and instant shifts on the DCT without having the issues that SMG has.

2009 BMW M5 Alpine White/ Black Merino Extended Leather

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-IND E60 M5 Cosmetic Package
-Powdercoated Gloss Black OEM Wheels
-BMW M Performance Black Kidney Grilles
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-Dinan High Flow Air Mass Meter and Intake Assemblies
-Dinan Stage 3 Performance Engine Software
-Dinan 13% Underdrive Crankshaft Pulley Kit
-DCT Transmission (Underway)
-Eisenmann Race Exhaust (Oval Tips)
-Supersprint Section 2 X-Pipe (Resonator Delete)

-RPI Scoops
Handling
-Dinan 21mm Adjustable Rear Anti-Roll Bar
-Dinan Supplemental Ride Quality & Handling Kit

-Dinan Performance Spring set
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It's so good to see you Dinan with all of that happinessabout this upgrade, I wish you all the luck that you can get.. hehehe.

And what's the total cost of the DCT transmission upgrade?

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Out of interest - any written commitment on what they will do? Care to share? Not looking to see $$$ or the like.

I know Gitani is a reputable company and can do some pretty awesome stuff.
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It's so good to see you Dinan with all of that happinessabout this upgrade, I wish you all the luck that you can get.. hehehe.

And what's the total cost of the DCT transmission upgrade?

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Thank you. If you want to find out how much it costs please contact Gintani at (818) 787-8260

2009 BMW M5 Alpine White/ Black Merino Extended Leather

Exterior
-IND E60 M5 Cosmetic Package
-Powdercoated Gloss Black OEM Wheels
-BMW M Performance Black Kidney Grilles
Performance
-Dinan High Flow Air Mass Meter and Intake Assemblies
-Dinan Stage 3 Performance Engine Software
-Dinan 13% Underdrive Crankshaft Pulley Kit
-DCT Transmission (Underway)
-Eisenmann Race Exhaust (Oval Tips)
-Supersprint Section 2 X-Pipe (Resonator Delete)

-RPI Scoops
Handling
-Dinan 21mm Adjustable Rear Anti-Roll Bar
-Dinan Supplemental Ride Quality & Handling Kit

-Dinan Performance Spring set
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