answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

The problem is the same as my 98 GMC Jimmy. The $X$ Engagement motor at the transfer case is not working properly. Unfortunately the motor costs about $300. It was a poor design. This is a problem that occurs frequently with this system.

Jerry Baker Colorado Springs, CO

- Jerry's right. Identical diagnosis... I had the same thing happen on my '98 Chev Blazer. Cost me ~ $1000 total to get it replaced just over a year ago, but I had found a guy and that's all he does is transmissions and knew what he was doing... He came highly recommended. It was worth it to me tho... I've owned the car since 2000, trust it and want to keep it.... Plus, to have 4wd in these parts comes in real handy.

- - - Gary, Just north of Boston

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2011-09-13 22:05:52
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides
๐Ÿ““
See all Study Guides
โœ๏ธ
Create a Study Guide

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Why a 98 blazer does not engage 4 wheel drive hi when you push the button both lights come on then turn off?
Write your answer...
Submit
Related questions

Why will your blazer not engage front axles in four wheel drive?

It could be the shift motor on the T Case. Or it could be the automatic shift button switch on the dash.


On your 02 s10 blazer when you push the 4 wheel drive button it lights up 4 wheel drive button but 4 wheel doesnt work?

i have a s-10 did the same thing it was the vacuum modulater located under the battery box


What would cause the 4 wheel drive to not engage on a 95 Chevy Blazer the module containing the 4x4 button was replaced the light does go on in 4 wheel hi 4?

the transfer case motor has to be replaced


Why does the 4 wheel drive not engage when you push the button?

Regita love Marie-Claire


How do you engage 4 wheel drive in 2006 Suzuki xl7?

Press the 4WD button.


Your 1988 Bronco II will not go into 4 wheel drive It is a push button The lights on the buttons are not working?

Well is it actually engaging into 4WD? If so, then you do simply have a problem with the lights. However, if you don't notice the transfer case engage, you may have a problem with either the push button system or the transfer case itself.


Why would the pushbutton lights come on when the key is first turned on but will not engage the four w d auto trans auto electric four wheel drive lights wont go off?

not sure i understand this question....the key must be turned to a certain point...the lights on the push button aren't considered a commonly used button so it must not have been a top priority.


How do you engage or what are the steps to engage 4 wheel drive on a 2000 Chevy blazer LS?

put it into four wheel drive I have a 99, the best way is to go forward about 6 to 8 feet, DO NOT BACK UP. or it will not go in to 4 weel drive and many time will not move.


How do you shut off the driving lights on a 1999 Chrysler 300 when you are at the drive in?

Put on or engage your emergency break.


How do you engage Honda Pilot 2004 4 wheel drive?

push the four wheel drive button on your dash, see owners manual


How do you engage the 4WD on a 2001 Isuzu Rodeo?

there should be a button on your left of the steering wheel and if not, it doesn't have 4 wheel drive


Kicks into neutral after a little while in 4wheel drive button engage what would be problem?

It may have the original transfer case that was recalled


1997 jimmy electronic 4 wheel drive will not engage when pushing the botton. What are the possibilities?

check and make sure it contacts, theres not much room behind that button and any play may cause it not to connect, push the dash assembly around the button firmly with one hand and push the button with the other, does it light up and engage


My 1992 Chevy S10 Blazer with a push button engage 4-wheel drive won't shift into 4 high I can get it into 4 low Anyone have an idea of what may be wrong?

most of those even though they are push button 4 wheel drive, they still work off of a vaccum. you need to have a local auto mechanic to take a look under the front end where the vaccum lines attach to the transfer case and see if they are unplugged or if there is a defected one.


What would cause the 4 wheel drive to not engage on a 95 Chevy Blazer the module containing the 4x4 button was replaced however the light does not go on in 4 wheel hi 4 wheel?

4 wheel drive module located in the passenger side kick panel. Most likely condensation got in the plug. About 450.00 to replace it at a dealer! Checked on 7/27/07.


Why does your 98 blazer jump into 4 wheel drive sometimes when you are backing up the control is on the dash it is push button 4 wheel drive where do you unplug it so it want be 4 wheel drive anymore?

i accidentally hit the button sometimes and dont know it til i am going. a few times i have gotten into 4low because i hit the button and as i was switching to drive, i passed neutral and it jumped. my 95 you had to hesitate on neutral.


You are looking to buy a 1996 Chevy Blazer you are checking it out to make sure that mechanically nothing seems to be wrong you want to engage the 4-wheel drive and the buttoms will not do anything?

Check the fuses


Is blazer drive an anime show?

Blazer Drive has yet to be adapted from manga into an anime series .


Why when you push any of the 4 wheel drive buttons they blink then it goes back to 2 wheel drive on a 2001 Blazer S-10 will not engage the 4 wheeldrive?

It could also be the vacuum solenoid valve located on the firewall above the distributor.


How do you get a 2000 ford explorer XLT out of fwd if it is stuck?

I have a 4 wheel drive Chevy Blazer 2001 that got stuck in 4 wheel drive, the only way I got it out was to put it into neutral and switch the 4 wheel drive button. It worked!!


How do you engage 4 wheel drive on 2002 land rover discovery?

The 4 wheel drive system on a 2002 Land Rover Discovery is engaged by pressing the 4 wheel drive button on the dash. It sends an electrical signal which activates the system.


What signs can you look at to tell if your 1996 blazer is in 4 wheel drive?

The easiest way to tell is turn. Turn your front tires all the way in one direction and drive forward. If your blazer is in four wheel drive the tires will hop and cherp ect. Or turn your radio off and listen for a clunk when you push your 4x4 button on the dash. When engaging there will be a mild clunck. Hope this helps.


Your snow blower will not start you press the start button and there is a whirling noise onlythe engine do not engage?

The starter drive, also sometimes called the bendix, needs to be replaced.


How do you remove tail lights on 1998 blazer?

The screws that hold the tail light in place are accessible only after you raise the hatchback or lower the tailgate. the screws are usually TORX drive


How do you put a 1996 Chevy blazer in four wheel drive?

Depending on your model you either push a button on the dashboard or shift a lever on the floor. Since Chevy also made two wheel drive models you many not have a four wheel drive option. You should be able to shift at any speed, but I've always found it best to engage the 4wdr system at slow speeds on level ground and when the engine isn't under strain. I hope that helps.