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Pto on 2500 4 wd

How can I tell if I have a PTO on my truck?

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  • kwdarr Feb 22, 2009

    I do thank you. It once had snow plowing equipment but what you describe, it does not.




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Maybe aftermarket, but unlikely especially if it's not a current HD model. I've seen it on a 2001 2500HD but very rare. It has dash mounted controls. It would probably have to have an allison transmission. Just below, where the transmission rear output shaft comes out, there will be an attached pump with High Pressure lines coming out of it. If there is a cover plate there instead it might mean it's capable of having one but this is one of those questions like "If you have to ask, you probably don't have it"

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