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#1 (permalink) Old 09-06-2009, 11:26 PM
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how can i tell

how can i tell if my donor car/motor has vanos, and how can i tell if the car had traction control. does it even matter if the donor had traction control?
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#2 (permalink) Old 09-06-2009, 11:37 PM
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Millions of them.
 
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The traction ctrl shouldn't matter. The VANOS is easy to identify: http://www.autopower.se/begagnatguid...50b25vanos.jpg

If the hump circled in red is there, it has VANOS, if not, it doesn't.

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that is pretty to identify...

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