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Old 01-20-2013, 09:18 PM
jgentle jgentle is offline
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That's crazy! I fully understand your disappointment! My first thought was that you must be running summer tires, but your post clearly states that you're running winter rubber.

I think you should post a video on YouTube showing your (mis)behavior with DSC turned on, then with it off, then after the "long press" (I'm not sure how that differs, but to capture the third method). Certainly one of the methods should get you up the hill, preferably the default.

I can't answer your question with any authority, but I'll bet that (A) you've found a hill that XDrive can't handle and (B) it's "within spec" although my vote is that this is very abnormal.

Perhaps your friends should remove some of the snow and ice before your next attempt.
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