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Unread 02-01-2013, 07:29 AM   #1
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1993 YJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: NY
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stuck in 4wd

Searched but no help maybe some one can make a suggestion

Used the 4wd in the snow a week ago now my front drive line
spins all the time no matter where the t-case lever is except neutral.

not sure if the axel is engaged but i get no 4wd light and feel no
vacum from either vacum line at the axel.

any suggestions?


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Unread 02-01-2013, 09:02 AM   #2
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Well, consider yourself lucky, most posts are about the opposite problem!

Pull the cover of the front axle disconnect; it sounds as if the shift fork is somehow stuck, locking the collar to the shaft.
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Unread 02-02-2013, 01:42 PM   #3
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X2 it's that damn actuator. You can lock it over, balance the front shaft and call it a day. Or replace the unit with a posi lock switch. I have the switch and I like it but I drive a lot on the freeway.
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