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4by 4 don't work or...
4by 4 don't work or lights up all fuses and realeys are good and vacuum lines and that replace motor actuator and fender mounted side air switch and inside 4by4 switch only thing I can think is left is gem
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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago
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So if I understand the transfer case will engage high and low and the lights will come on but you're getting no signal to the solenoids to send vacuum to the front hubs.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
they will engage if I prove it un the front realeys not from the selecter switch
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I don't have power to inside selecter switch to engage 4by4 I believe if I run two wires from front realeys and used a switch I could make it work but I would like to fix it correctly and can't find the problem
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
When change selecter to 4by4 no light or engagement on the 4by4 does it have a selecter module
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
When prove from bottom wires from realeys only low range engages and light of 4by4 lights up on dash
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I'm working on a 2001 ford 350 4 doors 5.4
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago

Thanks for the update. It seems the best info you need is the Ford wire diagram and the Ford diagnostic steps shown below.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/o49e75y1b8m18df/e1.pdf?dl=0

https://www.dropbox.com/s/gr6f4x99b758i8s/e2.pdf?dl=0

https://www.dropbox.com/s/z4f345tn95x3fne/e3.pdf?dl=0

https://www.dropbox.com/s/d5ov3v3lsg0gr0z/e4.pdf?dl=0

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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago

Hello, Chris here again,

I am checking in to make sure you got everything you expected from my answer. The option to rate my response or reply is still available. I want to make sure you were pleased with what you paid for.

Thanks Chris

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I been working on the 4by4 but no luck I'm replacing the gem now do I need to reprogram or no
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago

If it is from an identical vehicle and matches 100% then programming is not needed.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Ok I will try to get one exactly the same I check the amp on wires and no luck how can I check the gem to see if is bad
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I been checking wired by wire from the gem box if the gem box doesn't fix it I don't have a clue what else can it be
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago

You would need to see if there are codes as well as check the signals from it to the shift relays.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Ok I check that tomorrow I haven't done that
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 4 months ago

Super

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I'm back still working on that same truck i just put the gem but no luck
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 3 months ago

This post timed out and closed on the 16th from no rating. I am not able to send any answers, only info requests.

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