Concur with Bond007 with shutting off the ESS during those rush-hour traffic jams or during those times when the highway gets "shut-down" because of an accident or road construction. You can always turn it back on after the tie up is behind you. Supposedly the new batteries and starters are engineered and built to handle all those extra start episodes. But why be the test guinea pig? Just shut it down.
2018 Pacifica (Gas) Touring L
Manf: 18 Dec 2017, 0800 Hrs, Canada (that was a Monday)
Purchased 26 Jan 2018, 20 Miles, Fruitland Park, FL
Ext Color: Molten Silver
Int Color: Black / Alloy Interior Colors
Perforated Leather Trim Bucket Seats
Engine: 3.6L V6 24V VVT ENgine with ESS
Transmission: 9-Speed FWD Auto Trans
Perpetual Stop/Start Failure - terrible car as unknown future fails exceed the good.