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Rear vibration when turning

When I turn, the back end shakes and it sounds like the back wheels are locking up. I dont know if its transfer case, rear differential or just a wire loose, please help

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  • Forrest00 Jan 21, 2009

    But all wheel drive

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Hi, I have an 02 Bravada and have had the same problem. Sounds like the same problem I had. It was a swithch that engages and disengages the 4 wheel drive. Your switch is bad and is locked in 4 wheel drive. It needs to be replaced. Cost me $700 to fix it.

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I had the same situatation with my expedition. The transmission was diagnosed as the source of the problem. After awhile in the shop, the back wheel issue went away

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