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FIL46

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Livestock Farmer
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Aberdeenshire
Auto for towing for sure, just make sure the autobox has been serviced correct, oil and filter at spec miles if you are to heavy loads long distance make sure you have a oil cooler fitted,

when towing with a auto I use the manual side of it to go down the gears to help slow down heavy loads
 

Lincs Lass

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Location
north lincs
Can you not slide it into manual and downshift to get engine braking?
No manual on land cruiser ,just 1,,2 and drive ,maybe newer auto trucks have a manual setting ,not mine though ,,just have to anticipate your braking alot sooner with a trailer pushing.
I wouldnt go back to manual ,I've got very lazy
 

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HSENI names new farm safety champions

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

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The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) alongside the Farm Safety Partnership (FSP), has named new farm safety champions and commended the outstanding work on farm safety that has been carried out in the farming community in the last 20 years.

Two of these champions are Malcom Downey, retired principal inspector for the Agri/Food team in HSENI and Harry Sinclair, current chair of the Farm Safety Partnership and former president of the Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU).

Improving farm safety is the key aim of HSENI’s and the FSP’s work and...
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