makes a grinding sound then clunks and the noise stops(happens intemitantly


Asked by Dec 09, 2014 at 04:10 PM about the 1997 Mazda B-Series Pickup 2 Dr B4000 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

its a 4 wheel drive,as you are driving it sounds like its trying to go into 4 wheel mode,it
makes a kind of whirring ,grinding noise then if you slow down it makes a clunk sound
then stops the noise. i took the fuse out to the switch to see if maybe the switch was bad
but it sill did the same thing.. what could be the problem?

2 Answers


is it in AWD when it does this

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Best Answer Mark helpful

no it has and electronic selector switch with the setting options 2 whl H 4 whl H and 4 whl L it also has elect. overdrive on the gear selector,its an automatic trans

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