Print

Print


Evan Osler wrote:
> Which always made me wonder... (perhaps a stupid question because I know
> far less about cars than some on this list) what exactly happens when you
> manually disengage the AWD system on a subaru? I know its possible - I
> think for towing purposes among other things - but I never hear of it being
> done or recommended for actual driving. In dry conditions, wouldn't it make
> sense to switch to front-wheel drive, for better gas mileage alone? Or is
> this something that was never intended in Subaru AWDs? Just a thought,
> reply away.

Ditto.  I love my Outback Sport, but in the summer on the highway, I'd
love to turn it into a 2wd car and get a mileage bonus.  It's simply the
addition of a fuse, if I remember correctly, but what are the downsides?

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
SkiVt-L is brought to you by the University of Vermont.

To unsubscribe, visit http://list.uvm.edu/archives/skivt-l.html