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Old 03-09-2009, 06:42 PM   #1
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SVT Traction Control/LSD

How good is the traction control? How does it work?

What about aftermarket LSD that I see on Ebay?

Does it make any sense to put one in on a stock SVT?


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Old 03-09-2009, 07:00 PM   #2
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The svt traction control is, in my oppinion, average. The system cuts spark and trips the brakes. Ebay LSD? Sketchy.....
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Well it sucks if you are trying to launch your car. It totally bogs your engine down and your power drops.

It was good to have back in the few winters when I lived in Ohio. I did install a kill switch for it but I like never use it as I don't race.

I've heard of no problems with people using the traction control with their LSD's. Some even while boosted. Get the Torsen or Quaife LSDs, don't buy the ebay crap. I heard some horror stories with those, just search around. Then again I'm sure there are a few good ones too .
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If its a Torsen or Quaife on ebay thats fine, but not the OBX one which is what i think you are talking about.
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