Originally Posted by cooler2442
The DCT can only handle a max of about 410whp and 470wtq. Manual can handle more.
Info I've read says the DCT is rated at 600Nm whereas the 6MT is only rated at 430Nm.
I know of a 135i in the UK where the gearbox gave up after 50k miles behind a remapped N55.
It's the reason BMW don't offer the manual trans bolted to the back of the 335d.