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post #1 of 3 Old 08-16-2015, 03:07 PM Thread Starter
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Front Wheels not driving

I have a 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited with AWD (Quadra-Trac II T/C). The issue is that the front axle is not engaging in snow (rear wheels are spinning) in the AWD mode. However, the T/C will engage when I put it in 4x4 Low, but I can't drive in low under normal conditions. The fluid levels are all very good, so that is not the problem.

I am trying to avoid taking it to dealer if it is a fairly simple fix.
Any ideas I can test at minimal cost?


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post #2 of 3 Old 08-18-2015, 03:13 PM
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Can pretty much guarantee you the clutch pack in the transfer case is shot after 16 years (unless they were recently changed).
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post #3 of 3 Old 08-19-2015, 06:36 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks for responding. I was hoping it was something else.
Is there anyway to confirm this?
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