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    Fitted a TC switch today - can't say i've noticed much of a difference but the car seems to take corners a bit better. May just be my imagination again though.....

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    does the light come on the dash when you push the button? the TC button actually turns the traction control off!

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    Yep the light comes on!!

    I took a corner quite sharp to see what happen and it was quite smooth. I floored it halfway round and off i went

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    you should be able to get more power down when you pan it and change gear without the TC kicking in..... in short, faster 0-60 times

    N.B careful on the corners!

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    I was quite wary on corners at first but i'll be careful. The cars a diesel automatic, will it make much difference when i floor it?

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    I would of thought so as there is nothing to restrain the power...

    I know I have to be careful on bends with the TC off! You wll get used to it soon enough
    Last edited by joules2.0t; 26th July 2008 at 22:46.

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    Cool. It does seem to have a bit more power when moving off. I'm going a long drive tomorrow so i'll see how it handles

    Not bad for 12 quid

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    Quote Originally Posted by T4M View Post
    I floored it halfway round and off i went
    I hope you don't mean off the road, through a hedge and into a tree?

    Detritus.

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    Nice one T4M........

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    How much do these cost from VHX or elsewhere?

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