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Using the dealer scanning tool - not the wds a teck may be able to reset the default programming - similar to being able to reset the reverse sensor button to off is off until the key is cycled not a gear shift to drive.
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Bed Rug bed liner
KC backup lights
Reese bed rails, bolt on frame install kit
Viair 550C air compressor and 2.5 gal tank
Grover 34 and 36 inch air horns
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Autometer cobalt gauges with under cubby pod
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Only a couple of reasons I could think of doing that is:
You are getting too high of fuel mileage and want to lower it
you ALWAYS tow heavy and go downhill all the time...
the engine/tranny combo does a Great JOB without needing tow/haul....
but really, clue me in....
2012 f250 6.7 CC SB 4x4 20's, MBRP filter back exhaust, Tonno-Pro bedcover. Pullrite Superglide 18k hitch, Airlift Airbags, For Sale - Roadmaster Active Suspension and ProPride 3P Hitch used 3 times
2012 MVP Destiny 355RE 5th wheel
Well i haul 17-18k all day long around town. I drive with T/h on all the time just to save the brakes some. I was wondering the same thing about having it defualt to on.
08 f-250 6.4 auto CC SB FX-4 stock
3/27/03 build F-350,CC,SB,DRW,6.0,auto,Black on Black,Blacked out bumpers/grill,285/75/16 Toyo A/T, 2" spacer, Alpine everything,Vector 1000w Inverter,16k Reese slider,Prodigy brake controler,MBRP cat back with muffler delete,Autometer luners on the A-pillar,Viper 5900,XM Radio
04 F-350 6.0,auto,supercab,shortbed, 8ft Fisher X-Blade, Hideaway Strobes, XM Radio,Alpine Head unit,X-codes, Edge Mini spring pack, Edge adjustable track bar,International helper springs 315/75/16 Toyo A/t,Prodigy brake controler,MBRP 3.5" downpipe,5"stacks
sick, 1/7/03 build
This is a utility truck, runs at (or over) gross weight all the time. I like the way the transmission shifts and downshifts in the tow/haul setting; saves on brakes. The only time I don't have it on is when I forget to turn it on.
Mileage? What mileage?
2014 F350 XLT, 6.7
*SOLD* 2000 F350 7.3, Auto, Lariat. John Wood transmission, Airdog, ITP reg return, AC single shot injectors, DP Tuner, live tuned.
JohnBoyII, no flame intended, believe it or not but some people do buy these trucks to work with. I have 2 550's that I would like to have it set as default. They both tow or haul heavy loads all the time.
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