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Wont shift back from 4x4 low, to 2x2

We parked our vehicle on small bit of sand, we were concerned about it getting stuck so we put our Envoy in 4 wheel drive and proceeded to park our truck. After returning to our truck we drove our truck out of the parking spot and proceeded to put our vehicle back into two wheel drive, however now our Our 2003 GMC Envoy won't shift back from Four Wheel Drive Low, to Two Wheel drive, do you have any idea why this happened and how it could be fixed ? This has never happened before and we seldom ever use the four wheel drive feature. Thank you Teresa

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I also have a 2002 Envoy. Shifting to and from 4wh and 4wa can be done on the fly but shifting to 4wL has to be done stoped and while in neutral. Try that. Otherwise I'm afraid its a new computer for you. Its located under the left rear seat and you need a loan for one.

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Put the truck shifter from park to neutral then shift 4x4 button into 2whl Or Auto which ever you prefer. note when always shifting into low 4x4 or out the transmission MUST BE in neutral

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Try installing a new actuator , which is located on the front diff!

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