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    Default Sport button......lack of!

    Just bought a 57 reg vectra 1.9cdti sri 150 auto and it doesn't have a sport button. Should it have? If not, why?

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    it doesn't have a sport button cause of the + and - manual overide.

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    You only get a sports button if the car has an upgraded suspension system i believe.

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    Do you mean traction control?

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    one of the option upgrades

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    Quote Originally Posted by rushy View Post
    Do you mean traction control?
    Sport button for different gear ratios. Had it on my 2.2cd vec b auto.

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    The sport button on the Vec C's is a completely different beast. It sits on the dash and when pressed tightens up the steering and increases throttle response. As I found out when try it for the first time, it makes it very easy to rev the nuts off the engine and fly off into outerspace without even trying. Or maybe that's just my diesel...


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    no it got droped cause of the + and -

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    Quote Originally Posted by Penfold101 View Post
    The sport button on the Vec C's is a completely different beast. It sits on the dash and when pressed tightens up the steering and increases throttle response. As I found out when try it for the first time, it makes it very easy to rev the nuts off the engine and fly off into outerspace without even trying. Or maybe that's just my diesel...


    showoff

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    Ah well. It's a lot quicker than the old 2.2 anyhoo. Cheers guys.

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