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Old 02-18-2005, 11:07 PM   #1
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Ok..... just so I'm clear on this....

Pressing the TC button (turning it OFF) doesn't actually totally disable TC right?
But if you disconnect your WSS on your front wheels, that 'should' honestly disable TC?

So would it be possible to wire a button/switch into the dash to disconnect the WSS?

..... for those 1/4 mile runs?
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Ok..... just so I'm clear on this....

Pressing the TC button (turning it OFF) doesn't actually totally disable TC right?
But if you disconnect your WSS on your front wheels, that 'should' honestly disable TC?

So would it be possible to wire a button/switch into the dash to disconnect the WSS?

..... for those 1/4 mile runs?
Yes there are different degrees of TC. It can even go as far as to shut off injectors.

Yes it is possible and I think a few are running one as we speak.
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yes on the OBD1 when the TC is Off the TC is OFF, there is no timing retard, applied braking or anything, for the OBD2 even with the TC off it still pulls timing, yes you have to pull the WSS to fully disable TC
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yes on the OBD1 when the TC is Off the TC is OFF, there is no timing retard, applied braking or anything, for the OBD2 even with the TC off it still pulls timing, yes you have to pull the WSS to fully disable TC
what about with the 95'* with the OBD1/2 setup?
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disconnect the WSS and see if it makes a difference.
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Or if you're lucky enough it will fail like mine. I have no traction control or abs.
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Or if you're lucky enough it will fail like mine. I have no traction control or abs.

Um....... no...... lol......
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Um....... no...... lol......
Oh yea, I forgot you live in the land of CRAZY snow.
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lol mine is the same way it failed and no abs or traction. Wicked tire spin though. Had to punch it at anything less then 20.
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the TC helps out the trans alot, more than you would think.
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