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Why does it feel like the machine has less power in low gear? Lol. I was pulling an empty feed buggy.. (around 900-1200 pounds) and put it in low gear up a hill on pavement just to be safe. It feels less powerful in low than in high. Even when climbing hills it seems that high has more torque. Is this something the ECU controls? I’ve heard other people say the same thing. Also, if I’m towing something on the road, and I see a decently steep hill coming up (probable about 25 degrees) do you think it’s necessary to stop and put it in low before I get to the hill? Thanks
 

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You have the same power in low as in high but because of the low gearing in low range in the 570 ranger it winds out quickly so you don't feel the power as much.
A 25 degree hill is really steep for a road so yes you need to use low range on that. Actually I would use low range all the time pulling 900 - 1200 pounds. With any kind of heavy pulling you need to use low to keep from burning the belt.
 
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