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post #16 of 17 Old 12-05-2012, 06:16 AM
Zak62592
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I have read that using the tow/haul mode helps improve gas mileage, but my question is will it cause any long term issues if it is constantly used when not actually towing?

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It shouldn't, since the torque converter still locks up. Just think of it turning into an old Ultradrive 3-Speed of the 80's!

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post #17 of 17 Old 12-05-2012, 06:23 AM
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No at lower speeds/around town/back roads its better since the trans will not be searching so much for the right gear
Been using mine since day one like that and over 179,000 miles/ no issues

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