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My 4 wheel drive is grinding when trying to engage.

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90 wrang . what is your hand touching, which shift lever.
manual stick or auto )( tranny, we cant guess that.
4wd ( given clutch and A/T not bad)
are you on ICE or dirt? or pavement.?
part time 4wd does not work on dry pavement (dry means no ice)

if not on ICE/Dirt.??
then read this, it tells you the end zone. the destruction....

http://www.fixkick.com/part-time-test.html

Posted on Dec 31, 2013

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SOURCE: grinding noises when 4x4 is engaged

Most likely wheel bearing or cv joint issue. look for a ripped open cv boot. I believe that year used cv joints instead of regular u-joints. Hope I helped. Thanks

Posted on Apr 06, 2009

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