DIY Traction Control?

Answer There's nothing as helpful as an all-wheel drive vehicle and studded snow tires for driving on ice- or snow-covered roads. Not all states allow studded snow tires, and not everyone owns all-wheel d... Read More »

Top Q&A For: DIY Traction Control

Does traction control use more gas?

On One Hand: Requires Engine PowerAccording to, the traction control system of a vehicle is an antislip system that applies brake pressure to the slipping drive wheel while reducing en... Read More »

Can you add traction control to any car?

With some adaptations, you should be able to add a traction control system to any car. However, if your car comes standard with an anti-lock braking system, you may have some trouble with these sys... Read More »

Do you need traction control in a Mini?

Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) is an option in most Cooper Minis but comes standard in the John Cooper models. All Cooper Minis come standard with Dynamic Stability Control, which automatically int... Read More »

Do Volvos have traction control?

Yes, in modern Volvo models. Volvo pioneered dynamic stability and traction control, first introducing these features in 1998. Current Volvo models incorporate this technology along with emergency ... Read More »