I have a 2002 Explorer can not get it out of 4 wheel drive,tryed Replaceing Shifter motor on Transfer case,still have same problem?


Asked by Oct 12, 2014 at 12:34 PM about the 2002 Ford Explorer XLT 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Replaced shifter motor,on transfer case,motor does power up when you Hit 4Low,or 4
High,But does nothing when you try to put in 2 WD? Can not get it out of 4wd!!

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I have no experience with four wheel drive vehicles, however your problem could be electrical. Check to make sure power is being supplied to the transfer case motor at all points on the selector switch. If not suspect the switch itself. If you suspect the switch determine the proper two wires and jump them for the check.


I have that same vehicle explorer xlt 4x4 4.6 v8 is allwheel drive doesn't have 2wd option

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switch on center console says high low auto fulltime 4x4

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