How to Tow With Overdrive?

Answer Towing a trailer increases the stresses on the vehicle's transmission and engine. The additional weight of the trailer slows your acceleration and reduces your breaking. To increase the vehicle's p... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Tow With Overdrive

When do you use overdrive in a car?

The overdrive gear in a car's transmission is most often used during highway travel. The overdrive gear is used to reduce the RPMs (revolutions per minute) being generated by the engine, leading to... Read More »

Does overdrive save gas?

Using overdrive can save you a significant amount of gas on a long trip or over an extended period of time. The overdrive gear allows the engine to work less while maintaining the same speed. This ... Read More »

MGB Overdrive Installation?

MG is undoubtedly one of Britain's most noteworthy marquees, known for stylish and sporty two-seater convertibles. The MGB was a relatively late entry for MG which is no longer in business -- event... Read More »

Does the GMC Envoy have overdrive?

The GMC Envoy is an SUV produced by General Motors between 1998 and 2009, when the GMC Terrain replaced it. All Envoy variations employed a four-speed automatic transmission controlled by overdrive... Read More »