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Transmission not working right

I put the transmission in drive from a dead stop it acts like it is in third gear and slips, But if I put it in first gear and start moving then put it in drive it works better,But still slips alittle. It acts like the transmission is not building up pressure to ingage the gears all the way HELP? p.s. reverse works fine.

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Have the transmission pressure tested to see if it is OK. The shift solenoids may be weak or the valve body may be worn enough to not allow pressure to build. You might just want to rebuild the transmission.

Posted on Jan 30, 2018

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SOURCE: 94 Jeep Wrangler intermittently stalls when put in reverse, drive

Take the air inlet hose off where it enters the throttle body and take a look at the throttle plates. It is likely that they’re dirty and have a build-up of carbon deposits. That is the most common cause for stalling that we see in the shop for your vehicle. Sometimes all it takes is a good cleaning to cure the stalling problem. There is an idle speed setting on your Jeep, but to check and/or perform this service step requires the use of a computer scan tool for your vehicle. If the cleaning doesn’t help ask a repair facility to check and reset, if needed, the minimum idle speed on your Jeep.


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Posted on Nov 27, 2008

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SOURCE: 4x4 slips shiftin gears starting and stopping

you might already know but when shifting into 4wd you can shift into 4hi while driving as long as the tires,(all four) are travelling the same speed. you can't shift into 4wd if you are spinning. 4 low you have to completely stop. When you are in 4 low as you know the power of vehicle is greatly increased due to gear reduction. so if you are seeing slipping symptoms, you might want to change transmission filter. It might not be much help to you but it might prevent problems down the road. also when changing fluid be sure to put mopar transmission fluid for replacement on jeep. like gm calls for dexron. the transfer case on dodge and jeeps also takes transmission fluid. I had to replace a t-case on my friends dakota that was making a grinding noise and it turns out a seal had leaked some fluid out and burnt up some bearings. pretty expensive. they are chain driven. hope I didnt get too carried away, because I am not a transmission expert but I just wanted to share what I did know with you.

Posted on Jan 12, 2009

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SOURCE: No reverse

the trans needs to come out and be rebuilt

Posted on Jan 18, 2009

Anonymous

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SOURCE: 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo wont drive when put into gear

No, not with out a lot of work. Electronics are most likely different on the 2 also.

Posted on Mar 11, 2009

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SOURCE: loss of reverse in 2000 jeep GC

YOU NEED TO GET THE REVERSE SOLENOID CHECKED BUT 99% SURE YOU NEED REBUILD

Posted on Apr 06, 2009

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