2008-2013 Cadillac CTS Performance Mods Discussion, Traction control/ stabilitrak off in Cadillac CTS Second Generation Forum - 2008-2013; Can anyone explain to me what happens on a cts coupe awd when I push the antislip button. It sais ...
- 12-18-12 09:05 PM #1Cadillac Owners Member
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Traction control/ stabilitrak off
Can anyone explain to me what happens on a cts coupe awd when I push the antislip button. It sais traction off but stabilitrak stays on? What's the difference between the 2?
Also it could also say competitive mode??? What's that?
- 12-19-12 09:45 AM #2
Traction control keeps your tires from spinning; i.e. burning out, StabiliTrak keeps your car from getting sideways; i.e. drifting...
Competitive mode lowers the control to 80% (I believe), you can put it in Competitive mode by pressing the button twice quickly. You can also turn the control completely off by holding the button until it displays off in the DIC...
- 12-20-12 08:59 PM #3Originally Posted by Michael_atDell
- 12-23-12 12:50 PM #4
- 12-23-12 02:21 PM #5
Is your cts Awd?
If so do you think by holding button down 5 sec it uses ony the rear ?
- 12-23-12 04:22 PM #6
- 12-23-12 05:53 PM #7
Do you know if the AWD is full time or only when car is slipping?
- 12-23-12 06:24 PM #8
Re: Traction control/ stabilitrak off
My CTS is RWD only
- 12-23-12 06:45 PM #9
- 12-23-12 08:29 PM #10
Rear wheel drive bias ??......
- 12-23-12 09:31 PM #11
- 12-23-12 09:58 PM #12Originally Posted by ITALYNSTALYN
- 12-23-12 10:09 PM #13
That's great performance wise. The dealer told me that cts coupes with awd are rwd until slippage occurs...
- 12-23-12 11:21 PM #14Originally Posted by ITALYNSTALYN