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4 wheel drive vacuum lines

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Old 09-06-2006, 07:20 PM
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4 wheel drive vacuum lines

I recently had the transfer case replaced in my '97 F150. The other day I noticed something hanging down underneath the truck. They are vacuum lines that appear to go to the transfer case. Looks like they melted somehow. I looked under the hood and it looks like they go to a junction block on the pass. side of the firewall. Am I correct and would these lines cause my four wheel drive to not work? Thanks in advance.
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Old 09-06-2006, 11:21 PM
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do you have auto hubs?????????electric or manual transfer case????????
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Old 09-07-2006, 03:44 AM
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How big are the tubes? I would suspect the breather lines for the auto tranny and transfer case. Does your 4x4 work? Are you sure they go to the t-case? If they are faded red and blue they would be the center axle disconnect vacuum lines going to the front differential.

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Old 09-08-2006, 07:03 PM
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How big are the tubes? I would suspect the breather lines for the auto tranny and transfer case. Does your 4x4 work? Are you sure they go to the t-case? If they are faded red and blue they would be the center axle disconnect vacuum lines going to the front differential.

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Except the vacuum lines for the CAD run nowhere near the t-case... they run from the firewall down to the front end, nowhere near the t-case.

Odds are they're the vent tubes as JMC mentioned....

-Joe
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