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1996 gmc jimmy 4X4

First problem is the truck shifts into four wheel drive but wont shift out it just keeps clicking in the dash and under the truck second problem is when its in four wheel drive it make kind of a clicking grinding noise when you turn and when you slow down could it just be the cv axle shafts

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  • mike28005 Feb 03, 2009

    I had a problem like that. The 4x4 would not engage. I could hear it click in the transfer case. There is a pin that ingages a lever inside the transfer case. It sheared off. I had my mechanic replace that part. It now runs great. I hope that this helps.

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I had a similar problem, only it would not engage. I had my mechanic look at it. He said that there is a pin that when a lever is moved the pin engages the 4x4. My pin sheared off. He replaced it and now it works great.

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