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post #1 of 8 Old 03-29-2009, 06:29 PM Thread Starter
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torque converter lockout

Can you do this on the 1994-1997 powerstrokes, a buddy has one on his 1999 and i was wandering if i can do it on my 97

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Yes you can do it. Im in the process of doing it now.
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Do you have some instructions, do you see any problems doing it to a stock transmission

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Yes you can do it. Im in the process of doing it now.
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its acutally not possible. the cut off for the year is actually at 98. since you have a 97, it will probably stall the engine and possible flood it. If i were you id go a size up and try it.
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Heres the directions
I Dont Know What Mr. Obama is talking about theres nothing to go wrong, just never turn on the swith below 1300 rpms.
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what happens if you turn the switch on below 1300 rpms

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nevermind i read through the directions and got my answer

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Heres the directions
I Dont Know What Mr. Obama is talking about theres nothing to go wrong, just never turn on the swith below 1300 rpms.
Mark
couldnot get link to work..... any other links on directions???

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