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      01-24-2013, 12:11 AM   #14
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Drives: BMW 135i DCT N55 2013
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Melbourne Australia

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""When DSC is deactivated, the above items stay active excepted for Launch control and The “engine responds more spontaneously to accelerator pedal movements”. The engine response becomes more linier and portioned to the throttle pedal movement.

There is no reduce in power or the response of the engine, it just requires more input from the driver as the safety systems on the vehicle has been requested not to intervene. AS the DSC system can reacted faster than the driver, this aggressive throttle mapping can be used. when this system is deactivated and due to the large torque our engine produce, a more controllable throttle map is used.

When sport mode is active, the following occurs as per the owner’s manual
> The engine speed range is utilised to the
> Gear changes are quicker.
> The engine responds more spontaneously
to accelerator pedal movements.
> Launch control""