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Old 12-06-2013, 09:58 PM   #1
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Help with tcs and esp

M gonna ask a lot of questions here so here it is

1. What does tcs and esp do
2. Do I need them on all the time
3. Which one off these show a car with a squiggly line.
4. When I press the car squiggly thing what does that do.
5. When I press that thing it brings up a light that says of and can I take that off.


Please help this is really confusing me.

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Old 12-06-2013, 10:09 PM   #2
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Old 12-06-2013, 10:14 PM   #3
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I guess hers the big question, if I'm in 4wd h and your stuck in snow and the only way out is wheelspin, will pressing the squiggly thing let me spin the tires momentarily
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Old 12-06-2013, 10:23 PM   #4
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If you are in 4h and you hold the esp button for 5 seconds it will turn off. Of course you would want to do that BEFORE you're stuck.
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Old 12-06-2013, 10:26 PM   #5
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Thank you, that's what I was confused about, so what the difference between pushing the button or holding the button
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ESP (Enhanced Stability Program) Off (4WD High Range Only):
This mode is intended for off-highway or off-road use when ESP stability features could inhibit vehicle maneuverability due to trail conditions. This mode is entered by depressing and holding the ESP Control Switch for 5 seconds when the vehicle is stopped and the engine is running. In this mode, all ESP and TCS (Traction Control System) stability features are turned off except for the 'limited slip' feature. After 5 seconds, a chime will sound, the ESP/TSC light will illuminate, and ESPOFF message will appear in the odometer.

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Old 12-06-2013, 10:34 PM   #7
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ESP (Enhanced Stability Program) Off (4WD High Range Only): This mode is intended for off-highway or off-road use when ESP stability features could inhibit vehicle maneuverability due to trail conditions. This mode is entered by depressing and holding the ESP Control Switch for 5 seconds when the vehicle is stopped and the engine is running. In this mode, all ESP and TCS (Traction Control System) stability features are turned off except for the 'limited slip' feature. After 5 seconds, a chime will sound, the ESP/TSC light will illuminate, and ESPOFF message will appear in the odometer. Bob K. aka the 2007 owner's manual.
Thanks, that cleared everything up

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