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1994 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE-TRANSMISSION "SLIPS" ON TAKE OFF.

TRANSMISSION SLIPS ON TAKE OFF,FLUID IS BRIGHT RED AND DOESNT SMELL BURNT.ONLY SLIPS IF TRANSMISSION SELECTOR IS IN DRIVE/OVER DRIVE POSITION.WORKS FINE IF MANUALY SHIFTED.

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  • wbent79 Feb 12, 2009

    trans is not slipping but tries to take off in third gear. I am replacing the tcm today, I will post results later.

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    Can not sift it out of 3rd it slip in drive

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    Slips we I turn to the right all the way

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    the transmission is slipping

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First of all make sure you are checking the fluid right. Some people do not know that in order to check transmission fluid the engine needs to be running and the temperature needs to be sort of warm althought you should be able to get a good Idea just by the engine running. In this instance you might have a governer valve that isn't properly working to shift the engine when hydraulic pressure reaches a certain PSI. I would suggest having it flushed and put in new fluid and filter. If this doesn't work the problem is more serious and might need some professional assistance.

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