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My 2005 dodge dakota V8 4x4 will not engage when the engine is at normal operating temperatures. The 4x4 will only come on in the morning when the engine is cold. If I put on the 4x4 and drive it is fine, but when the normal operating temperature is attained, the SVC 4WD light comes on and the 4x4 is disengaged. The transfer case and front control module have been changed by the dealer and the problem still persists. Can it be a vacuum switch, or a sensor (transmission, temp, etc..) not working properly. Has anyone encountered a problem like this before. A trouble code saying ....transfer case voltage low....on the dealer scanner (can't remember the code number) was read.

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