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      02-24-2012, 05:39 AM   #1
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Woo did i get a supprise. So i had my car for about 3-4 days never taken it passed 100mph. So i decide to try and use the LC and wow did the car get side ways lmao. I held the steering wheel very tight LOL didn't expect that at all.

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Small little video i made.
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      02-24-2012, 08:37 AM   #2
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LOL...felt the same way when I got my E90 DCT back in July 2011.
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      02-24-2012, 05:56 PM   #3
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I tried launch control on a metered on-ramp a few weeks ago (only went up to approx the speed limit ) and was surprised how much the rear end bucked. I'm sure the people waiting in line behind me were surprised as well
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Guess not all of us care about break-in of our engines.
Cool vid though.
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Let me get this straight... You are swapping out parts designed by some of the top engineers in the world because some guys sponsored by a company told you it's "better??" But when you ask the same guy about tracking, "oh no, I have a kid now" or "I just detailed my car." or "i just got new tires."
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Guess not all of us care about break-in of our engines.
Cool vid though.
I'm assuming he bought the car used. The odometer shows 49290 miles.

Isn't launch control disabled until after the break in service anyway?
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Good catch. My bad
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Let me get this straight... You are swapping out parts designed by some of the top engineers in the world because some guys sponsored by a company told you it's "better??" But when you ask the same guy about tracking, "oh no, I have a kid now" or "I just detailed my car." or "i just got new tires."
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      02-24-2012, 07:00 PM   #7
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So useless to launch at such a high rpm, all it does is spin lol, you need some drag radials
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      02-24-2012, 07:14 PM   #8
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I'm assuming he bought the car used. The odometer shows 49290 miles.

Isn't launch control disabled until after the break in service anyway?
Kind of. It enables itself at approx. 1250 miles regardless of when/if the break in service is done. In other words, there is nothing the dealer does to enable it, it just happens at ~1250 miles on the ododmeter.
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      02-24-2012, 10:12 PM   #11
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NICE What exhaust are you running?
Stock..
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Glad you had a friend do the videotaping from the passenger seat while you launched. Some doofus a while back launched one-handed while taping with the other hand and posted it on here. Managed not to hit anything or anyone, but it was nerve wracking to watch the shaky video.
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      02-26-2012, 05:05 PM   #14
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Sick but you did that with very little fuel in the car! LOL
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The lc is only for dct and not Manuel
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