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#1 clayton1



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Posted 16 January 2013 - 07:52 PM

hello guys and girls, i just got a focus tdci ghia, i was flitting thru the onboard settings and came across the steering set up i.e, sport ,comfort and standard.
can anyone tell me what each does and the benefits off them,

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 08:02 PM

Sport makes it slightly heavier and tones down the power steering. Comfort makes steering easier when parking etc, and makes the steering lighter.

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I run mine in sport all the time... but i must say the differences i find minimal apart from comfort at low speeds...

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 08:11 PM

Standard is the default setting, everyday useage.... Comfort makes it better for city driving, parking etc...... Sport makes your steering more responsive on twisty roads, ie country lanes etc....

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Posted 17 January 2013 - 07:58 PM

Ford Manual also suggests that sport mode is best for icy or snow laiden roads as faster response and more feedback from the wheels.

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