[DML] Re: Limited slip or no
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[DML] Re: Limited slip or no

The "slip" is limited by your foot on the gas pedal. Don't expect the
differential to help, it is not a torque limiting type. There never
was an option in the world of Deloreans for a "limited slip"
differential. In the bigger world of Renault there are ways to do it.
In the world of Lotus there is such a thing as a Quiffe but don't ask
what it costs. Lotus's don't come with a limited slip diff either and
they use the same family of transmisssion, different version.
Deloreans are not the "best" car in the snow or ice. Those wide rear
tires don't help. Best advice, park the car for the winter. Don't even
THINK of chains. If you must, maybe studded rear snow tires?
David Teitelbaum
vin 10757

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "stainlessilusion" <5n-@...> wrote:
> Hello, I am having a hard time finding the simple answer-is our cars
> positive traction or limited slip? I was under the impression that
> they were not limited slip, but today in the snow I notice only my
> passenger side tire spinning on ice and not my driver side. Don't know
> if I should be concerned or not. Thanks all, Dani B. 5003


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