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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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My sub has electronic 4wd controls, 1997, No, What does it

Customer Question

My sub has electronic 4wd controls
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 1997
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: What does it mean when the light comes on and reads "4x4 low range. Then the car runs 'rough'
JA: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?
Customer: Lights on the dash when the engine is first started
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Ford
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Posted by JustAnswer at customer's request) Hello. I would like to request the following Expert Service(s) from you: Live Phone Call. Let me know if you need more information, or send me the service offer(s) so we can proceed.
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 10 months ago.

Hi, I'm Chad. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question and I will be posting your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 10 months ago.

hey how are you

1- the light coming on in 4wd low range and engine runs rough, but is the vehicle really in 4wd low or just shows it on dash and engine runs rough

but you can drive on road as if in 2wd or 4wd high?

have you had scanned & retreieved any fault codes with a ford scanner or equivalent

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Just shows it. It's really not in low eange
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 10 months ago.

what engine & model truck ?