actuator on front axle

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Asked by Feb 02, 2009 at 03:27 AM about the 1990 Jeep Wrangler STD

Question type: General

i have a 1990 Jeep Wrangler 4.2L 6cyl with  an actuator on my front axle, what is it for?

4 Answers

1,475

It is the vacuum actuator for engaging the front drive axle when you put it in 4wd.

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yes it is

3,145

they are right its called the 4x4 actuator they are usually at least 150- 200 dollars. One of the most common ones for the BR trucks is 263.00 if i remember right. Its a pretty common thing to go in dodge trucks

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another actuator made is called posi lock which usually runs around 100-150 depending on the lift

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