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Please lead me to the right direction/thread if there's one out there. I tried searching but I couldnt find anything.


After I left the gym today, i started my car and the TCS indicator ( car icon with curvy lines under it, its above the seat belt indicator) came on. It wasnt blinking or anything, it stayed on for a good 5 miles until it turned off. My car was parked outside when it was raining but it stopped when i left and the road was wet. I read about it in the manual book and it said that if its blinking then its currently functioning but if it stays on then it may be malfunctioning and i need to bring to the dealer or something.

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Has this happen to anyone or does anyone kno anything about this?
 

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I have had this happen multiple time to my speed. It comes on for about 10 miles then goes away. I just ignore it. I don't know why it does it. It does it for no reason. Dry road, wet road, it doesn't matter. Just comes on periodically for no reason.

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i drive with it off all the time.....
 

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yes, i almost never drive with the TCS on, this is the first car i have ever had it and i kinda don't like it. in the MS3 it causes lack of power in corner exit, heaven forbid if yank on the e-brake to induce oversteer because of soft oem RSB, it all but put an halt on my fun.
 
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is it something i should bring to the dealership??
if stays on, and you want it working, then yes, take it to a dealer, as one of the wheel sensors could be not be working.
 

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if stays on, and you want it working, then yes, take it to a dealer, as one of the wheel sensors could be not be working.
on that note i did bring my car this morning to discount tire to get my tire repaired from a nail. it was early this morning tho. My TCS icon turned on a few hours ago

I guess I'll bring it tomrw to get it checked out just to ease my mind
 

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on that note i did bring my car this morning to discount tire to get my tire repaired from a nail. it was early this morning tho. My TCS icon turned on a few hours ago

I guess I'll bring it tomrw to get it checked out just to ease my mind
could be collateral damage from the nail. the digi-tool the dealer uses should find out real quick.
 

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could be collateral damage from the nail. the digi-tool the dealer uses should find out real quick.
should i tell the dealer that i had a nail repaired recently? It wasnt really repaired. they just took it out, it wasnt deep enough to repair. just a minor puncture.
 

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should i tell the dealer that i had a nail repaired recently? It wasnt really repaired. they just took it out, it wasnt deep enough to repair. just a minor puncture.
tell them NOTHING! :sneaky 1:

tell them it "all of a sudden" it stopped working. (if under warranty)
 

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Thanks for everyones help!! I'll let y'all kno what the dealer says tomrw


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