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08 f150 4x4 on front end only one side is disengaging when in 2 wheel drive. The problem is when engaged into 4x4 wheel drive the front drive line spins and both sides engage but only the back wheels spin and when disengaged only the right side disengages. It doesn't make sense when front is engaged in 4x4 wheel drive and the front drive shaft spins and it only acts like it is in 2 wheel drive. What do you feel is the problem?
If I read this correctly ( which I might not have, bit early for me ), the front drive shaft will engage ( from the transfer case ) but the front wheels are not engaged ?If so, sounds like either the vacuum from the IWE ( Integrated Wheel ... 2004 Ford F150
4 wheel drive light flashes on periodically and vehicle feels like a wheel is locked into 4 wheel drive I drove over a set of rumble strips.Shortly after my 4-wheel drive indocator lights blinked on and off periodically. At slow speed in sharp turn it feels like vehicle is in 4 wheel drive. I manually engaged the 4 wheel drive low and then disengaged and it sounded as though vehicle disengaged. Vehicle seemed ok and I drove about thirty miles and then after hitting warning grooves in the middle
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I got my 2002 chevy blazer with ZR2 package into deep water and shorted out my 4 wheel drive control module (located under the kick plate on the passenger side). I took the module out and had it replaced by a friend. Now when I drive it the 4-wheel drive does not disengage even though the lights on the dash show that it switched into 2-wheel. If I unplug the module the 4-wheel drive disengages but when I am driving it at low speeds ( < 10 MPH) it feels like something in the front end is bin
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How do I disengage 4 wheel drive on a 2007 escape
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1999 ford ranger xlt 4x4 off road and the 4 wheel drive engages and stays in for a little bit then disengages back into 2 wheel you can put it right back into 4 wheel drive and it will stay there for a little bit and the disengage.
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When do you engage 4-h or 4 -L in toyota land cruiser ... 2002 Toyota Tundra
I have a 96 Explorer and I just tried to use my 4 wheel drive for the first time this year. Right away it seemed to drive "heavy" and eventually the 4WD and 4WDLOW light both started to flash... then go out. I tried to make a fairly tight turn and heard something rubbing (almost like my wheels rubbing my wheel wells) and then I couldn't move. I disengaged the four wheel drive and felt my truck settle (clunked and lowered) and then I could drive again. Thank goodness I was almost at a stop when
When the lights flashed the system was telling u a fault has occured in the transfer case engagement actuator, most likely the motor or the mechanism it operates stuck, have you ever serviced the transfer case? I would do so, that will most likely cu ... Ford Explorer
When my 4 wheel drive shifter is in 2 wheel drive the light is on like it is in 4 wheel drive. Also the vacumm control for the front axle is engaged but the transfer case is in 2 wheel drive. When I go to 4 hi or 4 lo the transfer case engages but the vacumm control switch disengages. I have reversed the vacumm lines coming from the transfer case but this does no change anything.
Sound like the problem is your vacuum control switch on the transfer case. ... GMC S-15
Hello. I have a 2000 Kia Sportage with a locked steering wheel. I pulled into my garage with the 4 wheel drive engaged due to the snow in the driveway. I shifted out of 4 wheel drive, but it will not disengage until I start driving, so that's really no help. I've tried turning the wheel, but it is really stuck. It barely moves at all. I've tried the wheel and the key at the same time, still no luck. Thank you in advance for your help! -Ashley
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I took a test drive in a 2003 Dodge Durango 4WD V8-5.9L. Looks very well kept. Seller demonstrated 4-wheel drive on-the-fly on dry pavement when suddenly the wheels began to squeal . He had trouble disengaging 4WD and had to stop the vehicle: tried 4WD off, 2WD on, in park and neutralwithout success - it finally disengaged after reversing a short distance. Should I be concerned about buying this vehicle? Asking price is $7,000.00
You may want to take it your local repair shop first. Tell them what you told us. It might just be it wasn't used often and needs used. ... 2000 Dodge Durango
I have a 1999 bighorn, when i press the 4x4 button on the dash it wont go into four wheel drive no matter what speed or diretion i go in the light just keeps flashing, if it does go in and i press it to come back out it seems to go back to rear wheel drive but the light keeps flashing as if it has not, also when it has been in four wheel drive sometimes it disengages itself with out the button being pressed
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I have just had to replace the transmission in my 2002 Envoy and once the change was made the check 4 wheel drive light (wrench with 4 wheels)is on the dash and wont go away. My mechanic had to disengage the 4 wheel drive in order for us to drive the car. Please help!
Apparently during the transmission service work something was disturbed, such as a connector. The mechanic should recheck his work and scan the system for fault codes. ... 2002 GMC Envoy
2005 ford escape awd front wheels turn but rear wheels drive shaft jumping where the drive shaft goes into transfer case causing rear wheels not to turn. i have all four wheels off the ground and i can turn back wheels at the same time in the same dirrection when in park
... Ford Escape
All wheel drive disengages with sign of front wheel spin
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... 2002 Jeep Liberty
I have a 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee. It is an all wheel drive but is 'stuck' in 4 wheel drive. All the tires are the same size; Is there any way to 'disengage' the 4wheel drive?
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I have an all trac, 88 camry, 5 speed; I have a thumping noise as I drive. I have replaced both half shafts and replaced the u-joints in the drive shaft. Therefore, I raised the front and rocked the wheels back and forth to locate the noise. I was unable to precisely locate it, but noticed the drive shaft turns slightly when I rock the front wheels back and forth. Is it possible the all trac has not disengaged all the way?
... 1988 Toyota Camry
I have an 1997 chevy k1500 4x4 Z71, When i use the push button to go into 4 wheel drive it switches over but while driving it makes a roaring sound and it when going back into 2 wheel drive it sometimes will not fully disengage and when it does it makes a loud noise
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2003 ford escape 4 wheel drive. 4 wheel drive seems to stay engaged all the time. Using lots of gas. 4wd lights work properly on and off. But no electronic relay clicking when turning 4wd switch on and off.
... 2003 Ford Escape
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I have A noise in the front drive train, when I take the four wheel mode out back to two wheel mode.Sounds like graulling of splines not fully disengaged. But nosie goes away after shuting vehicle off five to ten minutes, then drives ok. Can you tell me what is the problem. Thanks Daniel
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I have a 2005 Ford Escape 4 wheel drive, I am now experiencing a womwomwom noise in the rare wheel when driving and it is getting louder, it almost sound like an helicopter hovering?.can some on help me please. Prickley.
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Hi, My 2.8 auto pajero is using a lot of fuel. It is slow when climbing hills on the road and I get parking tickets when I pull the caravan. The mean green machine also when it revs reach 3000 it seems to slip and disengage the drive. Last but not least the left rear wheel indicator will not work; it seems as there is only one wheel drive from the rear. We, the wife and I love the car but it is getting exspencive. Can anyone help please?
... 1988 Mitsubishi Pickup