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Does low setting pre 5.9 = low setting post 5.9?

Discussion in 'Model S: Driving Dynamics' started by highedu, May 7, 2014.

  1. highedu

    highedu Member

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    Just wondering if anybody has taken measurements and can definitively comment on this. I feel (read as without quantitative evidence to support) that the ride height when set to low post 5.9 is higher than it was before the deature was disabled. I have noticed that when coming off the free way the pump does not make noise for as long as it use to to raise the suspension which leads me to believe it is not dropping the car as low.

    Again I know this is a very non-scientific conclusion but just wondering if anybody has anything more definitive?

    Thanks.
     
  2. Kraken

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    I know that some have said that the air suspension moves the car faster now, so maybe that is why it doesn't run as long when you get off the highway.
     
  3. highedu

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    seems like nobody has measurements or a definitive answer from Tesla.
     
  4. AmpedRealtor

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    Why does this even matter?
     
  5. highedu

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    In my view the car looks more sleek when lower.
     
  6. gaswalla

    gaswalla P4201/85/airsusp/pano/19i

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    I agree that it doesn't seem as low as before... It used to be quite noticeable (the difference between normal height and low).. Now it *seems * barely noticeable
     

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