Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com - View Single Post - Pulling in the mountains question
View Single Post
post #8 of (permalink) Old 08-26-2019, 06:38 PM
FleetMan
Senior Member
 
FleetMan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Western WA
Posts: 1,935
My Photos: (0)
Pulling a 9,000# travel trailer, I would disengage the OD when starting up a long hard grade and maintain @ 2,300 rpm in whatever gear required, manual down shifting if needed, until topping the grade. Then reactivate the OD and press on.

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Early 99 F250 PSD (XLE4) XLT, Extended Cab, Short Bed, 4X2, BTS Trans/TC, 3.73 Limited Slip, Transfer Flow 48 Gal. Mid-Ship Tank
Western WA - Member since August 2001
FleetMan is offline  
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome