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4 wheel drive lock button does not work or indicator light button

2008 Ridgeline 4 wheel drive lock button does not work and function indicator light does not work. was told this is normal!
no heat on the floor was told to use floor mode, anyway I set it no heat

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The VTM-4 button will only "lock in" when you have the gear select lever in reverse, D1 or D2. If you accelerate past 18 mph the power levels will shift more to front wheels to reduce damage to rear differential. As far as the heat is concerned, have you set the heat to floor while out of the truck and checked for air flow with your hand? It doesn't seem to hit directly at your feet, more like mid-calf.

Posted on Feb 04, 2009

  • Shawn Bruns Feb 04, 2009

    Also, make sure the climate control is not in the automatic setting as the vehicle will select it's own vents.

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