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2003 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4dr 114 WB 4.0L

2003 Ford Explorer
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Rear Wheel Drive, 4 Door
15 mpg city / 21 mpg hwy
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May 1, 2013, 10:13 am

Tate W
 

Question: 4x4 grinding

hi i have a 95 explorer and i got a front driveline lastnight and put it on i have it on a lift and put it in 4x4 and it was fine turning both ways with all four tires sping no sounds at all. i went mudding with some friends and everything was working great until i got home we have like a good foot in a half deep mudd roots in our driveway we have to get through to park and i put it into 4x4 and started going and it was good until i turned then it would start to grind when i would turn and put stress on the wheels and try to go.


May 2, 2013, 8:22 pm

Richard W
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You broke the spider gears in the front or rear end. Or your transfer case has a problem. It only does it in 4x4 I would say look at the front end and transfer case.


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