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      08-10-2010, 08:05 AM   #24
E60orBust
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Originally Posted by Saigon View Post
wow i wonder if this will work with my 335. this requires a muffler delete?
This is more of a muffler bypass than muffler delete. Same result, except you can switch back and forth.

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Originally Posted by uhn2000 View Post
If they don't release the M5 is 6spd. then the 550 or 650 (depending on new 6) will be the way to go for me.
The E60 M5 was never meant to be a 6SPD from what I recall. BMW finally gave in to consumer demand and made than an option I think a year or so in to the production cycle. Either way your comment doesn't make sense. The current F10 550i doesn't offer a manual at all. It is 8-speed auto only. Only option is if you want flappy-paddles with your wheel or not.

I doubt they would offer the F10 M5 with a manual at launch either. They might point three-pedal lovers to their 1M instead and keep the M5 exclusively with their 7-speed DCT gearbox.
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