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I have a 98 GMC Suburban K2500 3/4 ton 5.7 engine, Auto, 4wd (Push Button) The Transfer case has just had a complete rebuild. I have installed a new dash switch for the 4WD, & also a new Contr

I have a 98 GMC Suburban K2500 3/4 ton 5.7 engine, Auto, 4wd (Push Button) The Transfer case has just had a complete rebuild. I have installed a new dash switch for the 4WD, & also a new Control Module (Twice). What it is doing is the Service 4WD Light is stuck on & the truck is stuck in 4WD Low. I can hear it shifting when I try to change the position with the switch, but it blinks a couple of times and then the light goes on solid in 4WD Low.... ??????

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The selector drive mtor mounted on the transfer case had alot of problems with water getting into the circuit board and also the mtoro drive getting stuck. At the dealership I have replaced hundreds of these over the years.

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SOURCE: intermittent 4wd on 98 jimmy

the module is what i would suspect. and i do believe it is in the r kick panel. i've seen the button pack on dash go bad too, but module is best bet.

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

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SOURCE: Transfer case in 99 GMC Suburban

Hello
I had this with a C3500 4x4 it was the wiring contection at the transmission please test all these problems as ths may be a cheap fix.

Hope this helps
www.limotec.co.uk
Regards Paul

Posted on Jan 11, 2009

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SOURCE: 1997 Suburban Transfer Case stuck in 4WD Lo

most likely needs an encoder motor. That is the fancy term for the motor that switches the t_case through the gears. The flashing lights indicate a code had been stored and you should have gotten it serviced then before further damage. as long as you dont drive it in 4 wheel you should still be ok

Posted on May 10, 2009

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SOURCE: 2004 GMC Sierra 1500 4wd. Auto transfer case light issue

I have the same problem. It is intermittent and sometimes shows up with service transmission message. To get rid of it just put the truck in park, press the 2 high button and shift into drive while it is still flashing. I will worry about it more when it blows up. You can drive with the vehicle showing the solid neutral and it seems to make no difference. It has to be a wake up problem between the control modules. It only happens on start up.

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SOURCE: my 98 suburban won't shift into 4wd, the service

check fuse if good need to check power at switch's possible loose wire behind dash or short

Posted on Mar 01, 2010

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Hope this helps
www.limotec.co.uk
Regards Paul

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