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My 1997 gmc jimmy (s15) has a vibration at low speeds, goes away at around 50mph. The vibration sounds like rolling a gear on a hard surface. This vibration will also go away when you put it into 4 wheel hi. this jimmy has push button 4wd. Any answers would be appreciated. thanks.

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Check drive shafts for failing cv/u- joints and slip joints. especially the shaft from the transfer case to the front diff.

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sounds like the vacuum lines are either pinched or the vacuum pump is shot. try getting a mechanic look at the lines on and around your transfer case... also try checking the fuses for the 4wd selector. let me know how it goes

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Check the switch on the transfercase remove the vacume lines if there is oil in them the switch has to be replaced and the lines should be cleaned out you should also check under the battery tray to make sure the boot is not ripped that controls the leaver to engage the front axel

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