Not sure what they mean by that. I wind all my winches in with resistance behind them to keep the wraps neat and tight. But of course if you read it exactly... Engaging the clutch...would be too release the tension....disengaging the clutch...would mean leaving it locked up. Course i could be reading too far into that...too much beer tonight. I leave mine locked with tension on em...never had a problem.
01 TJ. Dana 30/44 4:88's, 4.0 5 speed, 38.5x15 Boggers on 15x10 Streetlocks, CAI, B&M short throw, Neoprene Covers, 4" RC, 3" BL, too much to list and building. >..<