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Old 10-02-2002, 02:57 PM
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Super technical Question

Has anyone thought (if it's even possible) about the possibility to "tune" the DSC response? It's not as nutty an idea as it might seem and obviously BMW has done so by a large degree with the system on our cars vs a plain vanilla Bimmers. One could gain significant advantages running at the track with a DSC tuned to maybe 15-25% less sensitivity than now so that a slightly steeper angle of attack can be achieved without intervention. This would allow one to drive much quicker into the corners and still get the benefits of DSC under heavy braking and exit. Please no "DSC is for pussies" responses, thank you,
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Old 10-02-2002, 03:20 PM
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Re: Super technical Question

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Please no "DSC is for pussies" responses, thank you,
None of that from me. I think it's great 1) if there were different modes and 2) if not, that one could be created.

You have a plan in mind to test for multi modes?
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SOmething that would modulate the throttle, but NOT activate the brakes would be nice...
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