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2005 chevy 1500 HD, 4 low will not engage.

4 low will not engage. 4 high will engage, when shifted to N and I press the 4L switch, it blinks for about 10 sec. and shifts to 4H. while in N and 4L is blinking if i press the gas pedal it acts like it wants to shift but does not ???? auto 4WD, 2WD, and 4WD work fine

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  • benjamin057 Jul 29, 2009

    i tried moving real slow and pressing the 4L switch and it did lock in but the 2WD light was still on and the message center said service 4X4. When i tried to put it back in 2WD it would not do anything. I switched truck off and back on and it went to AUTO4WD.Then i pressed 2WD and it switched back to 2WD... I know something is wrong because i have an 03 chevy with the push button 4X4 and it does not act up like this one does???

  • benjamin057 Jul 29, 2009

    and to answer your question the first time i was sitting still.
    Thanks

  • kwagner14 May 11, 2010

    How fast were you going? Your manual recomends shifting into 4L at a slow roll (1-3mph)

  • kwagner14 May 11, 2010

    How fast were you going? You have to be going fairly slow for 4L to engage.

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I cannot understand why u would ever need 4L but anyway try this: after not working once move your vehicle about 6 inches backwards then try again. if no results move veh fwd about 6 inches and try again. if this doesnt word, im lost. good luck. ps: dont engage emerg brake

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