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Truck wont switch back to 2wd

Only use 4wd about once a year. switched to 4wd early this morning and can't switch back to 2wd..

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Hi there,

Sometimes drive trains can be stubborn when it comes time to 'Let Go'. It's normally caused by stress remaining in the transfer case when the front and rear differentials have gone kept in sync. (Like on a hard turn. left wheels travel different distance than the right)

There are a couple tricks to try out. You'll need some space..

  • Get the vehicle moving, then shift to neutral. Turn the wheel to the left and right once or twice.
  • Do the same thing in reverse (but slower)
  • Jack up the front end so both wheels are off the ground.It should pop out as soon as they're up.
Try 'em out
Mike

Posted on Jan 31, 2010

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