American Towman Magazine - August 2022

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Supplier Scoop

Manual for a Shift Lock Override

Kevin Gantt has been a tow truck owner/operator since 1985, towing autos and light trucks for about 37 years now. Needless to say he has learned a few tips and tricks along the way, and has included many of them in a self-published binder titled “Shift Lock Override Manual.” This practical guide includes 96 directions with illustrations and a simple basic index that covers most but not all vehicles between the years of 1996 to 2011 foreign and domestic. Since 1992 the federal government required shift interlocks on all vehicles manufactured after 1992. What that means is that in order to take a vehicle out of park CONTINUE TO PAGE 58

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