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2004 tundraindicator on dash just blinks and wont engage frt…

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2004 tundra*****indicator on dash...

2004 tundra*****indicator on dash just blinks and wont engage frt wheels

Mechanic's Assistant: How long has this been going on?

Juat tried it today have not tried beofre all summer

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Tundra yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes and just backing up turning wheel etc... i have it on rack now looking under neath

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Toyota
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Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago
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Hi my name is ***** ***** I'll be more than happy to assist you. Please allow me a few minutes to review your information. Thank you

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Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

6 or 8 cylinders?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
8
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

thank you, ***** *****

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
no i have not,,, but i will, i have also heard things about the electrci shift motor
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

yes sir, definite possibility. lets check the fuses first. thank you

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
will do i will be back shortly
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

ok

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
fuses are all good
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

ok please standby. do you have a voltmeter?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
where is the 4wd ecu you talking the shift motor?
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

no, the ECU control everything for the 4wd, it is located behind the lower right side of the dash

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
ok thank you...we are gonna try that now
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

ok

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Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

make sure the key is on when you check

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
10-4
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

let me know

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
he is checking now
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

ok

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Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

ill be back on in a little while. I have to get to my shop.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
11.56 blk/yel yes it does
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
ok let me know what next please
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

ok, standby

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
will do
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

ok

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
seems to be no power from plug that goes into shift motor on transfer case. We did have it running pusing the 4x4 button with still not power coming from plug but you could here it engaging in the rear...
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

standby

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Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

are you on the transfer case or the front actuator? what do you mean you can hear it in the back?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Actuator in the transfer case
They said they could hear something trying to engage
We are gonna stop for the day
Can we resume in morning please
Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

sure, Ill be right here

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Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 8 months ago

hows it going?

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