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post #1 of 3 Old 02-19-2008, 02:46 PM Thread Starter
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Tow/ Haul mode

Who here runs their truck as a daily driver in Tow/Haul mode?

Over the past few days, I have been using T/H just to ensure the VGT doesn't get stuck since it's been fairly cold outside and I have short drives to/from work. The computer actually has shown me that I am getting better MPGs?? But it has been warmer out side also. I do like the shift pattern better too. I don't get that clunk feel going from 2-3 like I do in stock.

As soon as my 100K warranty runs out, studs and a tuner is priority.

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I've not heard of this being a problem, running in T/H mode as a daily driver.

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I only use my tow/haul when I am towing. I dont care for the way it shifts when im not towing anything

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