To use four-wheel drive in most trucks, simply shift the small four-wheel drive lever into the appropriate gear. Four-wheel drive should be used when road conditions require more traction than normal, such as during snow... More » Vehicles

Some reasons for a four-wheel drive not engaging include vacuum leaks, a malfunctioning actuator, a faulty transfer case shift motor and a bad transfer case control module. Vacuum leaks tend to be the most common reason ... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

To switch to four-wheel drive in a 2002 Toyota Tacoma, reduce speed to approximately 60 mph, and press the 4WD button. Press the 4WD button again to switch back to regular drive. These instructions apply to both manual a... More » Vehicles Car Makes & Models
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Advantages of driving a vehicle with four-wheel drive include better traction, greater hauling and towing capabilities, and being able to handle snowy and icy driving conditions better. In some cases, drivers might simpl... More » Vehicles Car Makes & Models

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The purpose of four-wheel drive is increasing traction and control in off-road or dangerous driving conditions. While a traditional two-wheel drive vehicle experiences a dangerous loss of stability on poor road condition... More » Vehicles Car Makes & Models