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Is my 2000 freelander permanently in 4 wheel drive

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  • kathellis Dec 12, 2009

    i was told wen i bought my 2000 freelander that the freelander is permanently in 4wheel drive no hi or low box and this is how it is manufactured is this true :::::: or is it a 2 wheel drive car :::::::

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Did you try putting in 2 wd and then drive backwards 5-10 feet? If you did try this and it didn't work, you could have a stuck gear in the transfter case, your hubs could be seized in the lock position or a bad actuator if you have push button 4x4

Posted on Dec 12, 2009

  • Nate Stansfield
    Nate Stansfield Dec 12, 2009

    What you have is ALL Wheel Drive. There is no switching. It is in 4 wheel all the time.

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