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Jeremy, Certified Diesel Technician/Electrician
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Went to put my f-250 into 4 wheel nothing happened checked

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Went to put my f-250 into 4 wheel nothing happened checked fuse 35 found blown replace and lights came back on
I was able to get out of mud!!!
Went to get out of 4 wheel and light went out but still engaged. Fuse blew again and truck wouldn't shift past 3rd gear. Brought to dealer said pump bad 775.00
Then tell me hose was bad had to do a smoke test another 200. Think I got hosed what da you think
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Jeremy replied 1 year ago.

My name is ***** ***** I will assist you.

Why did't they change the transfer case motor and the relay? This is what causes the*****to blow the fuse and stay locked in. Not the pump. The pump could have been from the transfer case staying locked in and creating back pressure from driving at highway speeds.

Do I think you got taken advantage of? Hard to say. I don't think they fixed it all though and that you could have an issue again later. Unless they are saying the pump they replaced is the vacuum pump for the hubs, which does make sense, but at that price, you got taken advantage of. Those vacuum pumps are way cheaper that $775. They are more like $95-100.

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Expert:  Jeremy replied 1 year ago.

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