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  1. Help please! Shifting techniques, pre-loading,rpms, etc.

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    Hi folks, This is my first BMW and I seem to be running into a common problem regarding smooth shifting, as well as "missing" my shift from 2nd up to 3rd quite often. I've read up on some threads here and wanted to get some clarification on a couple of items: 1) Proper clutch technique on BMW...