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1998 chevy blazer won't go in to four wheel drive

When you push the four high button it blinks and clicks like it's going to shift in to 4x4 but goes right back to two wheel high.

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  • robbie6691 Jan 01, 2009

    i push the 4hi button and both 4hi and 4lo blink and it goes into 4lo and lt will only shift up 2 gears

  • letlebo Jan 04, 2009

    Our 1998 blazer has the same problem we took it in and was told it was the actuator motor and the fix would be $400, I would like to know if there is a manual cable kit or something we can put in so we do'nt have to depend on electronics.

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It sounds like the encoder motor. That's the black plastic box on the driver's side of the transfer case. But just to make sure, the control module for the encoder motor is located behind the passenger side kick plate (inside the vehicle, passenger side, where your feet would be, outside side). Disconnect it for a few seconds and then reconnect it. If the problem still exists, you will have to repair or change your encoder motor. I grabbed one at a scrap yard for less than $100.00.

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The truck has to be in n or p

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