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2001 Ford Ranger 4x4 is stuck in low.

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Old 05-03-2009, 11:10 AM   #1
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2001 Ford Ranger 4x4 is stuck in low.

My 2001 ford 2001 4x4 is stuck in low. Tried removing fuses, no luck. Any advice ?
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Old 05-03-2009, 11:27 AM   #2
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Welcome to this forum! I've renamed, and moved your thread to the Ranger section. Check the shift motor.
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Old 05-03-2009, 04:47 PM   #3
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I am assuming that you have tried stoped in nuturel with you foot on the brake. Because it wont shift out without all three.
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Old 05-04-2009, 02:38 AM   #4
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As the previous post.... yes, you gotta have all three.. also I have noticed sometimes if you are stuck on a hill it will not switch out. Try reversing a bit, forward, nuetral, and try it again. Switch through 4 low, then to 4 high, then 2wd if it comes out. Sometimes going from 4low to 2wd won't kick it out right. I have had mine stick on occasion but it usually pops out with variation of the above methods. Good luck!

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