Originally Posted by baytownbert
So the BLD is differant than the Electronic Stability Program (ESP)?
They are all "cousins"..but yes....BLD is different.
it is like this:
ESP keeps you from losing control (steering wise) by applying the brakes to certain wheels before you spin out on the highway after hitting a patch of ice.
Traction control keeps you from spinning your wheels by applying the brakes and reducing the throttle.
Anti-lock brakes are anti-lock brakes.
BLD locks one wheel (in the air) so more torque can be applied to the other.
It is all software that eats up brake pads....