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Hi, for now I am not able to do phone call service, if that is ok with you we can try and get your 4x4 working.
Ok so what type of 4x4 do you have, the electronic shift on the fly with 2h,4h,4l positions
What engine size do you have please ?
ok so when did it stop working ?
Also when you turn the ignition switch on do you get both indicators on for a second and then they go off on the intrument cluster ?
ok I will check the wiring and we can check the basics first.
Have you tried shifting into high and low just in case ?
do you have a tester so we can check the switch ?
I have the information to test if its ok.
But we need a tester that can read resistance.
Sorry what I meant was if both of the 4x4 positions are not working ?
ok, the reason for that is that the two that wont light up the probe are the resistors for the 3 positions. Let me check something I will be back in 3 minutes.
ok, so all troubleshooting for this needs a multitester because we must read ohms and voltage. For now from experience I must say that I have not seen many switches damaged. The culprit for these is 90 percent of the time the GEM module.
Do you want to retake this tomorrow after you can buy one of those cheap little testers at sears and we can continue ?
ok just message me when you are ready.
Here is the info on how to test, let me know if you are able