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      01-08-2020, 08:24 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by LuvMyE92 View Post
Does the DCT (with 7 gears) get better mileage than the manual?

Mine is a manual, I average around 22 MPG (or less) but I think for purely highway travels I'm up in the upper 20s.

For a DD, it would be bit loud for me, but I'm old and intolerant.
I would think so. Fairly certain that 1-3 in the DCT are shorter, but by 6th they are dead even. The 7th gear is longer than our 6th, therefore lower revs. If I recall correctly, it's not a drastic RPM drop on the highway, but it is something.