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Ducati Diavel Service Manual: Dtc (ducati traction control) setting function

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This function allows you to customise the level of dtc intervention (ducati traction control) or disable it for every riding mode.

To access the function it is necessary to view the ""setting" menu", using buttons (1) "s" or (2) "t" select the "riding mode" function and press the reset button (3) to enter the following page. Use button (1) "s" or (2) "s" to select the riding style to change and press the reset button (3).

To go to next page use button (1) "s" or (2) "s" to select the "dtc" indication and press the reset button again (3) to confirm selection.

When accessing the function, the currently set dtc level appears at the left-hand side of the display, inside a rectangle (ex.: Dtc 1). Use button (1) "s" or (2) "s" to select the new intervention level (1 to 8) or off to disable the traction control; after selecting the new setting, press the reset button (3) to highlight "memory" indication. At this point, store the new setting by pressing and holding the reset button (3) for 3 seconds with "memory" displayed. If the setting has been stored successfully, the display will show "memorized" in green for 2 seconds and the exit option will be highlighted automatically.

To exit the setting function, press the reset button (3) when "exit" is highlighted.

The dtc intervention increases, passing from level 1 to level 8.

The following table indicates the most suitable level of dtc intervention for the various riding types as well as the default settings in the "riding mode" that can be selected by the rider:


Dtc (ducati traction control) setting function


Riding mode customisation
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