Hoo boy, an admonition from the OD police. (BG) I never recommended
doing it. I only recounted what I did - and got away with. I knew the
risks and accepted them.
In my present B, with OD, the lockout switch isn't disabled; mainly
because, in my OF'dom,I can't always remember to flip the OD switch
every time I come to a stop - let alone when I shut her down.
Paul Hunt wrote:
> ... and remembers to switch it off when reversing! Which someone else who
> may drive the car may not know. A very risky thing to do, IMHO.
> ----- Original Message -----
>> ... So when I stuck in the LH O'drive out of a parts car, I
>> jumpered the lockout switch, just so I could play OD in any gear.
>> I never broke the OD, so I think that a smart driver can tailor the
>> car the way he wants. It depends on how much the driver knows.......