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    if i take out the blanking cover where the traction control switch should be on my 06 sri cdti and there is a blue plug to put the switch into does that mean it would work with the switch or would it have to go to dealer to be programmed ??? and does anyone have any idea how much the switch would be ???

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    Switch is around a tenner - part number in the part number section.

    If you have the blue plug then it will light up the switch. It's 50/50 whether it will then actually turn off the TC or not - you simply have to try it. No Tech 2 needed.

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    Darren, I've got a tc switch you can try, i bought it for mine but it dont work for me, i live at Heworth send a PM if you want to give it a go,

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    sorry to digress but how does the switch remove?

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    you pull it out

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    Does your car actually have TC?

    By fitting a switch to a car that hasn't - won't magically add TC to the car.

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    The switch only turns the traction control OFF!!!!! It doesn't do anything else

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Dave View Post
    Does your car actually have TC?
    Good point. I hadn't noticed/clicked it was a 2006 model before answering. It may not even have TC fitted, although why would it have the blue plug even there if 2006 models didn't have TC? Very odd! lol

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    is the best way to remove the blanking plate just to wedge it out with a flatheaded screwdriver?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Duncan View Post
    Good point. I hadn't noticed/clicked it was a 2006 model before answering. It may not even have TC fitted, although why would it have the blue plug even there if 2006 models didn't have TC? Very odd! lol
    Yes. Unless you specify ESP, or ESP comes as standard (V6 models only) you won't have TC to switch. TC on all facelifts (except some early ones which were not 1.8 petrols) only comes as part of the ESP option.

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