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Old 03-05-2012, 05:41 AM
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Angry help!!! 4x4 trouble

I just recently bought the truck (07 qc ). When I bought the truck 5he four wheel drive worked but now it only works occasionally. I have an electronic switch (2wd, 4hi and 4lo). I need 4wd with where I live and don't want to go to the dealer to pay a ton of money for something that might be simple. When I select 4wd I can hear it click like it switches but the light just keeps flashing. Please help as I need 4wd
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Old 03-05-2012, 11:06 AM
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Are you in Drive, Park, N? I usually put my truck in Neutral when I put it into 4hi. It will flicker probably about 6 times and then it will engage.
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Old 03-05-2012, 11:23 AM
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I have tried everyway. I usually try in neutral but if that doesn't work then I try park. Thanks for the response
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My '06 is 4-on-the-fly, I switch it in drive while rolling unless I'm already stuck. Read your owners manual, I bet yours is the same. If it is, then try it in drive.
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I tried still same result. This is really irritating
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check your transfer case fluid to make sure its full. and if the color is something other than green something is wrong.
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what he said ^^^^^^^^^^
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Thanks. I'm going to check when I get home tomorrow. Hopefully I just need to replace the fluid
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i checked the transfer case fluid and it is fine. nothing out of the ordinary. i have given in and am going to the dealership on monday at 9
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alright so the dealership said that when they put the truck up on the lift it was working fine. then even after they took it off the lift the 4wd was still engaging and working. right after i picked up the truck i got in it to make sure that it was working and sure enough, it was. i drove home and as i got home i attempted to put it in 4wd and yet again it would not engage. it just clicked and then the light sat there and flashed. anyone who reads this and has ANY clue as to what it could be i would greatly appreciate it.
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