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Postby Mreyes0894 [OP] » Nov 06 2019, 5:08am

Hey guys, so I got my truck detailed the other day and I guess in the process they switched my selector into 4 low while cleaning the dash. I didn’t notice and have been driving my truck normally for the past couple days and I just noticed the switch being in the 4 low position. I haven’t noticed any difference in the ride at all so I’m wondering if the truck never actually switched over. Any thoughts?
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Re: 4 low

Postby 19trax95 » Nov 06 2019, 5:19am

Welcome to the forum.

Youd definitely know if the truck was in 4wd low. You probably would be able to get above 45mph without the rpms being very high.

4wd high you would also notice it since it would feel off compared to normal and have a binding feeling on turns on the street.

So either it never shifted, or it was in 4hi.

What did it do when you put it back in 2wd?
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Re: 4 low

Postby Mreyes0894 [OP] » Nov 06 2019, 5:29am

Thanks for responding. It definitely felt normal and I drove on the highway getting up to speeds no problem. I pulled in my driveway and turned the truck off. That’s when I noticed the white light sitting in the 4 low spot and just turned it over back to 2wd
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Re: 4 low

Postby esox07 » Nov 06 2019, 6:33am

Hmmm, 19Trax is right. But, I think I would test it out and see if you can get it to go into 4LO on purpose. If not, then I might think about going back to the detailer and letting them know.
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Re: 4 low

Postby Z15 » Nov 06 2019, 12:11pm

Shifting to 4Lo requires special procedure, since that was not followed the shift was never completed and it should have defaulted to 4 hi.

refer to owners manual
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Re: 4 low

Postby freonpushr » Nov 06 2019, 3:32pm

Exactly what Mike said.
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Re: 4 low

Postby esox07 » Nov 06 2019, 3:39pm

Yah, I have to agree. What mike says. I would still test it by putting it into 4LO however.
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Re: 4 low

Postby Mreyes0894 [OP] » Nov 06 2019, 5:19pm

Will do. Thanks for the input guys
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