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Never touch the lock button while your carrier is moving. If you lock up the steering while
moving, you could damage the carrier and hurt yourself as well.
Move out. Find a straight, flat stretch of road or ground and have the tow vehicle pull you at 20-25 mph (32-40 km/hr).
When you get up to about 20 mph (32 km/hr), put the transmission range selector in 1-3 position and press the
accelerator down about halfway.
Dont leave the transmission range selector in any driving range for more than about 5 seconds
under tow. If the engine doesnt start, shift back to N range and let the transmission rest for a
When your engine starts, move the transmission range selector to N range and signal the towing driver to stop. If you
dont get a start in three tries, stop and troubleshoot your engine (WP 0055 00).
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