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Old 10-01-2008, 03:06 PM
desertdriver desertdriver is offline
 
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Originally Posted by imoksoami View Post
Don't let them update you.

I have the steptronic also. I find in DS my throttle response is much smoother and immediate than in D. Actually in D the throttle is inconsistent and jerky. Kind of suprising from a $50K car.

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I have found D mode to be hesitant even after it learns your style. I guess its the price of making it idiot proof(litigation proof). I have driven a number of other new cars, rentals while traveling and the drive by wire "designed for hesitation" seems to be an epidemic in new vehicles. Audis, nissans, VW's all have it, ughhh!
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