Hi, I have a newbie question. Does Launch Mode shift thru the entire range of gears or just send the car off in first and leave the rest to the pilot? Im very afraid of trying this again due to the first attempt leading to a domino effect that put my rig in the shop 8 months. Sooo, two vanos...
I know there are already a couple of launch control coding threads, however I wanted to open discussion on a very specific topic that relates to activating launch control on pre-2014 cars (i.e. cars that did not have LC from factory).
Once the DSC2 and the EGS modules are FDL coded...
Tonight I was able to capture a nice lil video of a beautiful BMW 335i with some bolt ons running at test and tune.
Please enjoy, and stay tuned for much more footage of not only BMW's but plenty of other automotive awesomeness.
Just said I'd let people know in case they didn't already know that your Automatic 6 series has a form of launch control
Press the traction control button once to activate DTC
Push the gearbox to the left to DS mode
Push the Sport button
Put your left foot on the Brake
Push the Accelerator...
I have a 2005 545i w/ the SMG tranny. I launched my car today using the launch control sequence that i learned about on this forum. Umm amazing!
Anyways, when taking off using the launch control the car shifted so much faster and harder than it usually does, even in sport mode. I know on the M5...