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1979 cadillac eldorado: tow my..4 wheels on the ground

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Thank you in advance. Is it possible for me to tow my 1979 Cadilac Eldorado with the THM 425 with all 4 wheels on the ground.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Ted the Technician replied 8 years ago.

Hi I'm Ted.


I would not advise towing with all 4 wheels on the gound any distance. In an emergency for a few miles It may be ok but if you roll the drive wheels this will turn the trans output shaft without the transmission getting any internal lubrication. It could cause bearing failure.

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