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Old 08-28-2010, 11:41 AM
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Had to pull someone out of a ditch and had to put it into 4lo. After pull the e-brake light, abs light, and 4wd light were stuck on. e-brake and abs eventually turned off but truck is stuck in 4lo. When you put it neutral and turn the knob to 4hi or awd it will light up for a moment but just go back to lighting up 4 lo even when the knobs not there. Please how do I get it unstuck?
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Old 08-28-2010, 11:53 AM
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Welcome aboard the ForumZ. Great to have you.
So your truck isn't stuck in 4lo, correct? Just the light? I don't want to lead you wrong, so here is my .02 until A PRO chimes in. If it was me, this is my attempt:

1) Check relays, fuses, connections for loose wires/grounds.
2) Disconnect your battery, let it set for a few minutes and then reconnect. See if it pops back on.

I AM NOT A PROFESSIONAL. Hang tight and a more experienced member will chime in. Best of luck and keep us updated.
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Old 08-28-2010, 12:06 PM
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Default Truck stuck in 4lo after towing someone out of ditch

My Dodge ram 1500 hemi won't come out of 4lo. I'm new to owning a Dodge and 4WD. Need suggesstions please
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I don't really have an answer for you, but hang in there, someone who can help should be along shortly and welcome to the forum!

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Welcome to the forum! Sorry I'm no help on this one, but what year is your truck? The more details we have, the more accurate the response
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Welcome to the Z. iCoveru gave you some good suggestions. One I would add is to put it in reverse for a few feet, stop, put it in neutral then try getting it into 2hi.

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Try a short distance in reverse to unlock the hubs.
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When you pulled the other guy out, did you jerk him out, or was it a smooth pull? If you had to jerk him a lot, or hard the transfer case may have locked up or bound up. This happen to my buddy. Like everyone else has said, im no where near a pro. welcome btw.
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