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Old 02-03-2013, 02:28 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by debunn View Post
While you're right that it's not as hard as you'd think to learn how to drive stick, there are a couple of issues in this case:

1) A 540i manual transmission is more finicky than your average manual
2) It's only possible to teach someone who wants to learn ;-)
i would say the complete opposite.

I taught 2 people how to drive manual on my old 540i, and they haven't stalled once, and one of them was a girl.

I think that 540i clutch, is way more forgiving than others.

Maybe something is not right on your car, as it is very easy to drive.
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