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Q: What does the Service Traction Control message mean?

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What does the Service Traction Control message mean?

A: The Service Traction Control message can ap...

The Service Traction Control message can appear in the driver information center (DIC). When the DIC displays this alert, there is an issue with the traction control system (TCS), and your vehicle needs to be serviced. After the TCS issue is resolved, the alert will disappear.

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