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1994 K1500 4 Wheel Drive Issue

Truck was in 4 wheel high in snow and when it got stuck in deeper snow my husband put it in 4 wheel low. We got stucker and then it popped out of 4 wheel low into 2 wheel. Got it unstuck using neighbors tractors and husband said it was back into 4 wheel high just fine. Now, it's not in high or low, just 2 wheel! Is 4 wheel broke completely?

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  • filthy006 Dec 26, 2008

    i have a 94 full size blazer ~ i drove in 4hi to ski resort on snowy roads. it worked just fine all the way up & down the mountain. i returned to 2hi once the conditions allowed for & drove the rest of the way home but hit a giant slush ball lying in the roadway before arriving. when i got home & tried to put back in 4hi to get in driveway but it would only stay in 2 wheel drive & light would not come on. where should i begin to diagnose the problem ?

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    Where would this fuse be located on a 1996 GMC Sierra K1500

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No probably not, first check the fuse for the 4wd in the fuse box if that's OK its likely the actuator on the front axle..........providing the shifter handle moves to the proper location and if its push button the lights light in the switch when selected...the actuator plugs into the wiring harness and screws into the front differential.an easy remove and replace part even for a novice.

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