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      11-21-2013, 08:27 PM   #1
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ECO PRO and Cruise Control

Despite from the fact that the ECO PRO mode doesn't really make sense, I have decided to give it a try, and in some cases it evens works fine, but I have noticed that it works better when you have full control over the gas pedal rather than when using the cruise control. I would have expected a better integration of the two.

Even the driving assistant is breaking instead of trying the sailing mode first. Are the departments working on those technologies talking to each other?

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      11-22-2013, 02:03 AM   #2
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I only use ECO PRO when I have the cruise control on. I don't like the driving dynamics otherwise.
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      11-22-2013, 02:58 PM   #3
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I only use ECO PRO when I have the cruise control on. I don't like the driving dynamics otherwise.
When the cruise is on in ECO PRO, does the steering revert to Sport?
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I don't know the answer to that. I am usually cruising on a straight highway so I haven't noticed any difference.
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      11-23-2013, 06:10 PM   #5
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When you switch to ECO-PRO, ASS turns on.
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