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I just picked up an 03 dodge ram 4x4. It has the 4.7 and a manual trans.

I tried the 4x4 before i bought it, and I had a feeling the 4lo wasn't working properly.

When i try to engage 4lo, it goes, but does not jump like my other rams did.

I was told this is normal, but I'm not buying that.

Conveniently, it's snowing today, so I decided to leave my house since I have 4x4.

That never happened, I put the truck in 4lo and 4hi trying to get out of the driveway. I moved about 3 feet.....

I don't think the 4wd is engaging... Is this a common problem? perhaps I'm doing something wrong?

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Well go bring it back to where you bought it from. usually when you buy used cars you get a 3 month 3k mile warranty with it. Have them service it.
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I bought it from an individual...
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Talk to him and I suggest finding your state laws. If there was a known problem and he did not tell you, that may be illegal.
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That may be true, I would go to him and ask him WTF?? Well I hope everything goes well man!!
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Im with Scatpak, I hope all works out
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