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post #1 of 4 Old 09-18-2012, 03:32 PM Thread Starter
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Snow plowing

I have a 2004 tj with an automatic, would it be ok to snow plow or would it burn up my transmission?

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post #2 of 4 Old 09-18-2012, 03:50 PM
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You'd be fine. Keep it out of OD if you have one and make sure that your plowing in 4 lo with any substantial snow amount. Use the gears. I have a Rubicon with a 5 speed so its a little different but i regularly use 3rd and 4th to keep the shifting to a minimum and the rpms up to produce good power/speed for moving snow. I have 10 driveways and a road I plow and it works like a charm. A trans cooler isnt a bad idea and is cheap money for any worries that you might have.
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post #3 of 4 Old 09-25-2012, 08:57 AM
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Put a big tranny cooler on it, maybe a gauge also. If you take it easy it will be ok. If you are plowing 2 feet of snow from a lot that has to be open right away, get a 3/4 or 1 ton truck.
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post #4 of 4 Old 09-25-2012, 11:26 AM
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You can use Rubicon mount for lift kit and tires. Put 22 series which put an excellent application on wrangler.

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