front rear,on top of housing,there is a box,was told,when you put in four wheel,in cab ,this box is what that shifter goes to ,it's leaking ,don't know what it's called 96 dodge 1500

Tina Turner

Asked by Sep 20, 2013 at 10:31 PM about the 1996 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr LT 4WD Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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I'm finding a vacuum switch...but no hydraulics...possibly some zealot with a clicky oiler visited there~ does it work okay in 4wd?

Tina Turner

yes ,works ,leaking bad,pumpkin on driver side,on housing ontop of axle,there is a wire,plugged in, and a hose ,looks like a gas line ,not a gas line but looks.4 bolts ,gasket bad ,tried to explain to parts place ,no idea.

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The wires you are seeing is the speed sensor and the line is a rubber is breatheathe line so it can vent. The seal on your axle bad?

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Tina Turner

no ,thanks anyway,this box is on rear housing, it's leaking on bottom of this box,soon as i figure out what it's called i'll get one.

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Nathan Parker

4 wheel drive shift actuator

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