|Topic: Don't Drive on Dry Pavement in 4wd|
sport utility vehicle has part time 4 wheel drive (where you have to
shift from 2 wheel drive to 4 wheel drive), it is not a good idea to
drive very far on dry pavement in 4 wheel drive. Owners of older model
4wd vehicles and newer ones without all wheel drive should be aware of
this problem. If you are driving your SUV in all wheel drive, this is
not usually a problem.
On dry pavement, the wheels cannot slip a little bit like they can on dirt, snow, or ice. This causes "wind up" or excess stress in the 4wd parts which can damage your SUV. See our web page entitled "How Does 4 Wheel Drive Work" for more information.
Use Care: Consult your owners manual. There you should find information pertaining to driving your particular vehicle on dry pavement in 4 wheel drive.
|Copyright© 2003 - SUV One, Inc. -
Privacy, and Liability
SUV One, Inc. ("SUV ONE") maintains this site for your personal entertainment, information, education, and communication. Your use of, and browsing in the Site, either for your own use or for the education of others, are at your own risk. Neither SUV ONE nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Site is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, the Site or any information contained therein.