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1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Question: I was on an icy incline.wheels started spinning. braked, shifted from 2wd to 4wd

 

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njvgrand, Waterford, MI, December 23, 2013, 09:27
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when I pressed gas, car made grinding noises. think it is hubs not disengaging. any help would be great.

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    G. T. Service Center (4196 Answers) , Stephenville, TX - (254) 638-3236
    ProfessorG December 23, 2013, 12:20
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    If you put it 4wd maybe the hubs are not engaging, I assume it's automatic hubs. Or maybe the actuator is not holding.

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    pushrod December 23, 2013, 19:10
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    Sometimes it pays to look in the owners manual for proper shift sequence. Just saying.

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