My Ford Explorer is stuck in 4w low how do i get to regular drive or auto

DooBall Doolin

Asked by Dec 10, 2015 at 06:07 PM about the 1998 Ford Explorer

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers


yes, the neutral gear on the gear shaft should work, despite not having a clutch


Try driving back and forth a little in a straight line. Stop and try and shift again. Manual shifters can take a lot of force to shift. If it is electric shift try driving back and forth as well.

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Guy Outland

You can remove the shift motor from the transfer case and manually shift it into 2h with a pair of pliers.

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