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Old 06-16-2012, 03:31 PM
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Improving EPS feel via coding

So here is a crazy thought. We know that for those who have the electronic damper setting, when selecting sport or sport +, you also get improved steering feel (heavier, more direct). So I was thinking that somehow when the user selects sport, there must be a setting in the EPS module that shifts the steering to another parameter. I do not have sport package or the damper control, so if there is any way you guys that do have it could try and find if there are different parameters so that the steering feel can change, maybe we could override the parameters to make sure we always have a setting that makes the steering heavier and more precise.

Thoughts? Anyone believe they can help identity where the sport parameters for steering might be?

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Old 06-16-2012, 08:13 PM
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Heavier steering and more steering feel are not the same thing.
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Old 06-16-2012, 11:56 PM
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Fine. I think we all know what I mean though, right?
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