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Driving Techniques

CROSSING A DITCH

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With the diff lock* engaged, cross ditches at an angle so that three wheels always maintain contact with the ground. If a ditch is approached head on, both front wheels will drop into the ditch together, possibly resulting in the chassis and front bumper being trapped on opposite sides of the ditch. On vehicles equipped with self-levelling suspension, and if the severity of terrain makes this inevitable, manually operating the self-levelling suspension to increase clearance between the ground and the rear of the vehicle may help.

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