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Old 02-22-2013, 09:29 AM
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Sports mode vs DS

Hi guys....Is there a difference?
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Old 02-22-2013, 10:45 AM
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Sorry to be a jerk, but search. There was just a thread on this that week.
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Hell is where the police are German, the cooks are English, the cars are French, the lovers are Swiss, and it is all organised by the Italians
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Old 02-22-2013, 11:03 AM
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Really? For the amount of effort you could have just given me the answer. If you have nothing constructive to say stay silent. Sorry to soo bother you!
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Old 02-22-2013, 11:25 AM
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Really? For the amount of effort you could have just given me the answer. If you have nothing constructive to say stay silent. Sorry to soo bother you!
It's not that easy. It depends on your options, model year and some say they observe difference when others don't. I.e you need to read the other thread or decaf will spend significant time sorting through the answers to give you all views and possibilities.

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Old 02-22-2013, 01:34 PM
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Really? For the amount of effort you could have just given me the answer. If you have nothing constructive to say stay silent. Sorry to soo bother you!
If the answer were that easy, I would have given it. It is very long, slightly controversial (I.e. not everyone believes the same thing) and has been discussed many, many times. No need to type out or to re hash.

Again, it is not a straightforward answer.
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Heaven is where the police are British, the cooks are French, the cars are German, the lovers are Italian and it is all organised by the Swiss.

Hell is where the police are German, the cooks are English, the cars are French, the lovers are Swiss, and it is all organised by the Italians
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Old 02-22-2013, 02:34 PM
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Old 02-22-2013, 03:06 PM
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Hi guys....Is there a difference?
Yes there is, how is that for an answer?
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Old 02-22-2013, 05:36 PM
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Yes there is, how is that for an answer?
Perfect answers for lazy posters
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Old 02-22-2013, 08:06 PM
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Yes there is, how is that for an answer?
Oh, is there really?
I ll do a search on this forum, maybe I can figure out what exactly is the difference.
Or I might be rereading the pages of ZF were they explain their products, or are they in German?
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Old 02-23-2013, 06:28 AM
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It should not be hard to search since there must have be 3 threads on this subjust the last 2 weeks.
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Old 02-23-2013, 12:54 PM
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It depends.

If you are too lazy to search, you could always RTFM.
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