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Old 12-07-2012, 08:08 AM
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Location: Highlands Ranch CO
Join Date: Mar 2012
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Mein Auto: 340i x-drive
Originally Posted by SamS View Post
When you get a standard Lux/Modern/Sport/No line car, the switch control for Eco/Comfort/Sport has zero effect on the car's suspension. When you have DHP, these setting can also control the car's ride handling.
To provide a real world example of this....

I am driving home in comfort mode and I enter a long sweeper turn at a highway interchange. I see a bunch of pokey SUVs and trucks littering this sweeper and decide I'm going to play jackass for a minute and carve my way through them on this mile long curve.

I reach down and switch the car into sport mode. The suspension immediately firms up along with the steering and the throttle response. I can now be a jackass and have it be much more enjoyable as well as be "safer" as the car is now in fighter-plane mode.
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