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How do you find the problem if you can't engage the four wheel drive on a 1996 F-150 Ford Extended Cab with dash panel selector push buttons?

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January 11, 2011 3:26AM

I know it sounds too simple but , I have the same problem on my 92. Just crawl under and tap on the 4x4 solenoid with a wrench or small hammer. it's next to the transfer case. I still have to do this every once in a awhile

THERE IS ALSO A FUSE FOR IT SO YOU MAY CHECK FOR IT.

There is possible the switch could be bad or the 4x4 shift module located behind passenger side kick panel. there is a code you cane check for that. write me if you need help on that @ blewknight2@yahoo.com or the electric module on the transmission.