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2006 ford f150 4x4 front axle actuator won' t stay disengaged

From all of the things i have read it sounds like i have an actuator that is not disengaging all the way, can anybody tell me if they are hard to change i'm actually a marine mechanic just wondering if is really hard to do or should i let the dealer do it and also are they cover under the 60k powertrain warranty??????

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  • acaglianone Sep 03, 2009

    thanks for the reply

    it sounds like the actuator on the 4x4 is not desengaging properly, when i'm driving it sounds like a clicking noise, if I engaged the 4x4 it goes away. everything that i have read it points me to the direction of the actuator, so i was wondering if this was hard to do, like i mention I'm a marine mechanic and if it is something that is not to hard to change i know i can do it

  • Tom May 11, 2010

    ok this is a buggy system on the f-150 what is your exact problem and ill do my best to explain for ya

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Hi dear friend, I think that your fault is not about act. It happends the same to me and turned out to be a vacum valve located at R/T hand side of the fire wall (engine comp). Any way I fixed my trouble with $45.00 box. Good luck!

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They are fairly easy to change out they just screw in, but it should be covered under your warranty.

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As a marine mechanic you shouldnt have to much trouble doing this depending on your knowledge opof gearing it can be a ***** getting to where you need to but otherwise it is pretty striaghtforward , but if you want the dealer to do it under warranty just call and ask if it is covered

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