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    Is it just a matter of fitting a switch to be able to turn off the traction control. What difference does it make to the driveability of the car.

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    Which VEC do you have?

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    '55 facelift 2.2 direct sri.

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    It won't work. Only pre-facelift, non canbus cars work if you fit the switch.

    All models (EXC V6 and 2.0 Turbo) built after 24th October 2005 did not have any TC fitted at all.

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    But you can still fit the switch anyway...

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    just checked, it's an esp light that comes on.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Penfold101 View Post
    But you can still fit the switch anyway...
    Exactly, thats what I have done as I hate blank switches.

    Quote Originally Posted by jrh1 View Post
    just checked, it's an esp light that comes on.
    It sounds like your car has TC, but it is pretty much guaranteed that the switch won't work. Your dash will have the loom like all dash's, but it won't be linked to anything.

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