how to use 4wd


Asked by justlmc Sep 23, 2007 at 03:05 PM about the 2004 Toyota RAV4 Base 4WD

Question type: General

how to put it into 4wd

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when stoped place 4x4 selector in(4x4-hi)if you only use ur suv on roads youll never need (4x4-low)even though toyota and every other manufacture will make claims like "shift-on-the-fly" dont do it you end up clashing the gears in your transfercase and over time can cause major damage

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If it's push button, push the 4WD HI button when you are creeping (under 2 mph). If it's manual, put it in neutral and place the selector in 4-HI. Make sure it grabs.

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Also, do not use 4WD on dry roads with traction. Only use it off road or in snow and such.

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