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Old 01-09-2010, 12:05 PM
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Question 4x4 Works...4x4 Light Doesn't

How common is it for the 4x4 light to burn out? I know for sure that my 4WD works but the light on my dash doesn't come on. Could it be burnt out or should I look elsewhere before pulling the dash apart?

BTW...all the other lights on my dash work.

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Theres a switch on the transfer case . Could be a bad switch or maybe unplugged .
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Theres a switch on the transfer case . Could be a bad switch or maybe unplugged .
Agree with Tom, light burnout is very unlikely, switch is probably frigged, corroded or loose
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I've seen my share of switch and corrosion issues but never a 4x4 bulb burned out.
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yea its seems odd that it would be the only one burnt out in the whole dash.
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Thanks for the feedback guys! I will go out tomorrow and check on it. Just glad I wont have to tear apart the dash!
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FWIW I had a 76 Scout that the 4X4 light burned out in. My next truck was an 89 Chevy and the 4X4 light burned out in that one too. Other than the 4X4 bulb I replaced a headlamp in the Scout and a taillamp & interior courtesy lamp in the Chevy. Go figure.
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