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Old 03-04-2008, 08:42 AM   #1 (permalink)
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What is the "W S" switch near the shift???

Hi, what is the toggle switch labled "W S" near the shift for?

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Old 03-04-2008, 09:42 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Hi, what is the toggle switch labled "W S" near the shift for?

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Welcome to the BW Forum...Please complete your BW PROFILE - Vehicle YR/Model and Location.

To answer your questions about these W & S Modes,

W = Wet/Winter Mode - What it does; Tranny starts on 2nd gear
S = Standard Mode - Whats it does; tranny starts on 1st gear; regular driving

All these info. are in your owner's manual.

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Americans always putting people down.........my question for you Americans.............did you pay your mortgage this month, or had to go bankruptcy?
I paid my mortgage (actually paid extra on it) and I have perfect credit... thanks for asking.

Now on to the "real" question... every car in the world comes with an owners manual... the manual should stay with the car... if one does not have an owners manual, obtain one online or purchase one from the dealer.

I do not think that because we are American that it makes any difference... we are not jerks or condescending, just pointing out the obvious.
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Why the hell americans are like this..............."All these info. Are in your owner's manual."..................He probably asked because He ain't got no manual, u dumass!

Americans always putting people down.........my question for you Americans.............did you pay your mortgage this month, or had to go bankruptcy?

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