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01 dodge 1500 4x4 Transfer case / transmission problem

Driving down the road we started hearing a grinding, we were not in 4 wheel dr. then the truck stopped moving. We shifted to 4x4 high still nothing, so we tried 4x4 low and the truck drove and shifted thur the gears. We never went over 30mph and did get home, but where should we start looking for problem transfer case or transimssion ?

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    i have a 4x4 gmc canyon, it makes a grinding noise in 2wd when shifting into reverse but does not do it in drive, would it be transmission or transfer case?

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Check the rear differential as well as the transfer case...you may have broken something in both of them...i have seen it happen...since 4low uses a different gear it is possible for it to move in low and not 4 high

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