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Old March 2nd, 2007, 08:52 AM
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Originally Posted by Davis
If you removed both drive shafts, why would it matter at all what gear you were in?
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Old April 13th, 2007, 09:44 PM
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regarding your comment:

"if the engine isn't running, the oil pump in the transmission isn't turning. For this reason, I would avoid extended flat towing"

If the transmission and t-case gears are not rotating what would be the problem with the oil pump not turning. Would the gears still need lubrication?
I'm asking because I'm considering extended towing of my 1994 D-90 and wouldn't want any damage

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Old April 13th, 2007, 10:42 PM
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just disconnect your drive shafts at the pinion tie them up to the frame with rachet straps or bungee cords, no worries. I think it might be 12 bolts total.
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