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Has anyone figured out how all of this works with the '04s. According to my owner's manual the transmission will automatically adjust between sport and economy modes based on the drivers behavior. Supposedly if frequent heavy accel/decel is experienced it goes into sports mode, otherwise it drops back to economy.
 

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That is a sport mode that required driver intervention and is based on you putting your transmission in "D". The Sport Mode for Tiptronic is based on your putting your transmission into Tiptronic (5 4 3 2 1) mode and shifting manually. It's reduces the time lag between you notching the shifter up/down to the time the transmission actually shifts. The normal factory delay (~1 second) can hinder sporty driving as it reacts like molasses. The sport mode apparently changes that delay to more like ~0.2 seconds.

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04 different than 03?

03 there is a Vag Com change available
 
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