Forward or reverse

Please tell us how your Hilux helped somebody in need
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Mon Mar 22, 2010 8:36 am

See this thread on the Community forum where recovery in reverse gear versus recovery in forward gears is discussed. Some untrue comments made in the beginning of the thread, but those at the end make perfect mechanical sense and are an enlightening read ... especially IRO newer vehicles with a weaker front wheel drive train than that of the rear wheels.
http://www.4x4community.co.za/forum/sho ... hp?t=53669" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
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Mon Mar 22, 2010 11:18 pm

Tx Andy, interesting :thumbup:

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