<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Whoa, don't put the shifter (tranny) in neutral. It needs to be in a gear to keep it from spinning via the tailshaft. If you do let it spin when not being powered by the engine, the bearings get no lube splash and are susceptible to burning out. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>
That is 100% correct. Always put the transmission in gear to keep the gears from rotating, otherwise on a long tow without running the jeep you can damage the bearings. Been there done that.
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