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That cannt get into Reverse or Park..transfer -case..grinding noise

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I have a 98 HSE that cann't get into Reverse or Park in Hi gear except while the transfer -case light is blinking. It also makes small grinding noise at Drive while decelerating. Noise stops as soon as giving gas. What problem do I have?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 2 years ago.

hi

sense the indecator lights are flashing,,this sounds as if the transfer case encoder/motor has got weak ,it seems it is not going all the way into gear,,and may need to be replaced,the transfer case motor is located on the side of the transfer case

thanks

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1998 Land Rover Range Rover HSE (LP) V8-4.6L
Transfer Case Actuator Service and Repair, Procedures



RATIO CONTROL MOTOR


Remove
1. Raise vehicle on four post lift.
2. Disconnect battery negative lead.

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3. Disconnect temperature sensor.
4. Disconnect motor multiplug.
5. Remove 4 bolts securing motor to transfer gearbox.
6. Remove motor.


Refit

7. Fit motor and engage to drive spindle.
8. Tighten bolts to 10 Nm (7 ft. lbs.).
9. Connect motor and temperature sensor.
10. Reconnect battery negative lead.
11. Lower vehicle.
1998 Land Rover Range Rover HSE (LP) V8-4.6L
Transfer Case Actuator Locations, Components: Transfer Box Solenoid (K154)



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