Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - Hill Start Assist on 2012 Focus?
View Single Post
Old 06-04-2012, 09:45 PM   #38
kam327's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2012
Fan#: 94700
Location: Tampa, FL
What I Drive: '14 Ruby Ti w/ Handling Pkg

Posts: 2,670
Points 12,539, Level 73
Points: 12,539, Level: 73 Points: 12,539, Level: 73 Points: 12,539, Level: 73
Level Up 23% Completed
Level up: 23% Level up: 23% Level up: 23%
Forum Activity 3%
Activity: 3% Activity: 3% Activity: 3%
FF Reputation: 16 kam327 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Originally Posted by Bimmer-Bob View Post
But traditionally, HSA has been a feature associated with manual transmission cars.

My 6MT BMW has the feature,
Thanks for the info. I didn't realize it has been installed with manuals before. I guess I assumed it was a DCT-only feature in their quest to make it mimic an automatic.

I can see where manual drivers just wouldn't want to deal with the added hassle of rolling back on hills and grow to like HSA as a result (as Bimmer Bob seems to have), but it should at least be something that can be turned off if desired.
kam327 is offline  
    Reply With Quote