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    First of all apologies if this is in the wrong section,recently pulled off the switch blanks on my dash,found a blue plug behind where the traction control switch would be situated,read somewhere that if you buy a switch and fit there's a chance this feature would work,any truth in this guys or is it just a myth,
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    Yes it's true - there's a chance that your TC will now be switchable, but no guarantee.

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    Ah well switch off the bay it is then, cheers for that

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    Make sure you don't pay more on ebay than it costs from a dealer though, they're not that expensive from Vx.

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    can i get the tc switch tech2d so it will switch off the tc?

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    Possibly, but never heard of that being done.

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    06 facelift 1.8, I dont even think you have TC fitted in the first place to turn off mate, it was dropped on facelifts unless ESP is fitted.

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    only way to check if you have tc is when you frst turn ya ignition on and
    see if you have the symbol light up for a few seconds then goes out,if so
    then you have tc fitted.



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    That's not quite right, I have the tc light come on when I turn the ignition on & I've fitted the tc switch nothing happens

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    Quote Originally Posted by mann3210 View Post
    That's not quite right, I have the tc light come on when I turn the ignition on & I've fitted the tc switch nothing happens
    No I think Andy is referring to actually having TC fitted in the first place as many facelifts dont have it fitted, the switch only turns it off and most of the time the TC will never work plug and play especially on facelifts.

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