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How to tell apart an Automatic to SMG?

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How to tell apart an Automatic to SMG?

Post by pvr » Mon Sep 18, 2023 1:22 pm

3.0SE pre-facelift had M sport suspension, the 2.5 did not.
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How to tell apart an Automatic to SMG?

Post by kis » Tue Sep 19, 2023 2:09 pm

SMG has the letters 'SMG' stamped on the gear knob. There are many sellers confusing auto with SMG and vice versa.
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How to tell apart an Automatic to SMG?

Post by paddy wright » Tue Sep 19, 2023 7:59 pm

All preface SE ran the same suspension setup unless speced with sport suspension. All M54 (2.2, 2.5 and 3.0) cars are good 6cyl engines and you should consider all of them to help you find the best car.
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How to tell apart an Automatic to SMG?

Post by Rockhopper » Wed Sep 20, 2023 6:11 pm

Pre face lift 3.0i cars came with Msport suspension as standard.

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