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Old 05-19-2005, 05:51 PM   #1
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How Do I Know If I Have Traction Control???plz Help

I dunno if i have traction control on my car...i have a 03 svt...should i take out da fuse #46 to take out traction control....i just need to know how i can actually be for sure if my car has it or not....please help me...im still new in the focus community....thanx


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Old 05-19-2005, 06:07 PM   #2
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Look between the seats, if you have TC there will be a TC button there.
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He already has a thread with this question in it.........let me bring this up to speed. he has a carbon fiber overlay so doesnt even know if switches are there. I say spin the tires and look for the t/c light in the dash.

Looking at where you live i doubt you were sold a car with a winter package(containing t/c) so i would say you dont have it.
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only winter packages have tc?
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Looking at where you live i doubt you were sold a car with a winter package(containing t/c) so i would say you dont have it.
You can't go by that. I know a guy on the SVTOA board that has a 5 door SVTF with the winter package, and he lives in Florida. He bought the car brand new there. Why would you need the winter package in Florida?
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yea but i am also saying that since he has not sign of the bottons for heated seats or traction control that he doesnt have it.....
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the car might be from another state....
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look man just dump the clutch a little youll know if u got it trust us
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if he has the winter packake he would have an engine block heater and heated mirrors. look for a little "heated" sign on the mirror looks like a square with wavy lines coming out of it. that or you can pop the hood and look for the plug for the engine block heater.
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