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Old 01-13-2006, 06:42 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i was wondering on my 2001 mustang gt, i have overdrive an i was wonderin is it better to keep overdrive on or overdrive off>? and also what is better for racing over drive on or over drive off >thanks --`-BLACKSTALLION--`-`
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Old 01-13-2006, 06:44 AM   #2 (permalink)
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for the track, keep the over-drive in the off mode. for street use under 35 mph, keep it off as the od comes on at @38mph so on the highway or anytime your over 40 mph, you'll want it "on"
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Old 04-26-2006, 09:58 AM   #3 (permalink)
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SO when i go to the track tonight for my first time... in my 00 gt AUTO...make sure that my lil light is on sayn "O/D OFF" ?

and on highway off a roll at about 40...should the O/D OFF light be on or no?
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Old 04-26-2006, 10:22 AM   #4 (permalink)
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This belongs in the drag racing section
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Old 04-26-2006, 10:30 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Sry...did a search on O/D...saw this post and figured id post a question since it was already asked...
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Old 04-26-2006, 11:24 AM   #6 (permalink)
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SO when i go to the track tonight for my first time... in my 00 gt AUTO...make sure that my lil light is on sayn "O/D OFF" ?

and on highway off a roll at about 40...should the O/D OFF light be on or no?


correct, o/d off for the track
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Old 04-26-2006, 12:15 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Do not let it hit o/d when at WOT.
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Old 04-26-2006, 12:16 PM   #8 (permalink)
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whoops.......
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Old 04-26-2006, 12:22 PM   #9 (permalink)
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so if my cars O/D turns ON , make sure to turn it back OFF or leave alone?
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Old 04-26-2006, 01:09 PM   #10 (permalink)
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After you turn it off, it won't turn back on again unless you turn the car off and back on. The easiest way is to just make sure the green O/D OFF light is lit before every run.
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