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Old 07-24-2013, 10:31 PM   #11
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Yea, I was almost thinking it was a "safety" feature to keep people from putting extra stress on the CV joints.
Same. I never really looked at it as a launch control. There isn't anything in the manual about that feature either... Its kinda odd.
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I know my DCT makes it hard for me to launch.. I changed the top and bottom motor mounts and I figured this would help launch the car more but theres still like a second or two lag. It almost waits for the rpms to drop then it starts to go. SO I gave up on the whole "launch control" thing

I couldn't imagine a decent DCT tune to eliminate that little bit of lag, it would be amazing.
Tuning removes all of the lag and it shifts faster than the 5MT can.
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Same. I never really looked at it as a launch control. There isn't anything in the manual about that feature either... Its kinda odd.
It is clutch projection, not launch control, though it works like that just fine.
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