Is the front differential bad?

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Asked by Apr 30, 2015 at 04:37 PM about the 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Z71 Crew Cab Short Bed 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My truck will go into 4wd high, but not 4wd low. It also makes an oscillating low frequency
noise up front.  Not in the engine, underneath

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Check the transfer case actuator,

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would that also be what is making the noise I hear?

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68,895

Yes,why i say this is you cant shift to low,the acutator is bad and will give you a humming sound.

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good to know, thanks

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