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Converter lock-up/conditions

Does the torque comverter lock-up in 4th gear at WOT? Does anyone know the conditions that would have the converter lock-up? THX!
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My understanding is that the converter only locks up during part throttle cruising, in all gears. At WOT is is always unlocked.
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