Black 2020 Ram 1500 Rebel on a Dirt Trail

Step-By-Step Instructions to the 4WD System in Your Ram 1500

How To Use the 4WD System in the Ram 1500  

Are you ready to hit the trail? The 2020 Ram 1500 is at home on the trail and when you are ready for mud-slingin’ adventures, the 4WD-equipped Ram 1500 will deliver at every turn. Adventurers who are new to the Ram 1500 may need to learn how to use the 4WD system in the Ram 1500 and we are here to help at Albany CDJR. Ram 1500 models with a four-position transfer case will provide four modes to choose from – 2WD, 4WD High, 4WD Low and Neutral. Models equipped with the five-position transfer case will add 4WD Auto to your arsenal. Learn more about how to best use these 4WD modes with this step-by-step guide and instructional video. Find a Ram 1500 that is ready for adventure today when you visit the Albany CDJR inventory


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How-To Guide to Ram 1500 4WD Modes 

  1. Shift Your Ram 1500 into Drive with Your Foot on the Brake
  2. Use the 4WD Control to Select the Desired Mode 
  3. 4WD Auto and 4WD High Can Be Selected When Parked or Driving 
  4. Briefly Release the Accelerator to Shift into 4WD Auto or 4WD High 
  5. Shift into 4WD Low ONLY When Driving Slow (2 – 3 mph) or Stopped 
  6. Put the Transmission into Neutral 
  7. Select 4WD Low  
  8. Shift into Drive