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      02-09-2010, 04:48 PM   #1
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driving up snowy hill

The parking lot I use is on a slope and I was wondering if it's better to turn the traction control of, just the dtc, or leave it all on while trying to get up.... thanks ahead of time
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Run DTC on...there are times when you do need wheel slippage and if you see you DTC flashing A LOT and you're not going anywhere, turn it off. I usually have mine on unless I plan on messing around. In that case...off it goes! COMPLETELY!
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if you do a search there have been times when a guy stuck in snow would turn on dtc and the car would spin and go into safe mode because it cant get any grip, if i were you and like noel said just keep dtc on
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