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post #1 of 3 Old 06-30-2011, 08:17 AM Thread Starter
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Auto hubs

My automatic hubs do not work. 4x4 only works when you switch the hubs to manual. It's been raining here for a couple days and buddies want to go mudding. What damage would be caused by leaving the manual hubs locked driving to and from the pits so I don't have to get out of the truck unless necessary.

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Hubs locked in is OK, just don't engage the transfer case when on pavement. I leave my hubs engaged all winter and engage the transfer case when I hit snow.

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Thanks I'll lock my hubs now.

'99 Ford F-350 dually, Crew Cab 4x2 w/ 7.3L (Totaled- rebuild coming soon)

'01 Ford F-250 Crew Cab 4x4 shotbed w/ 7.3L

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