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My 1989 Jeep with AW4 transmission does not downshift or ?

If you start from a stop in drive it starts in high gear, in 1-2 gear in low gear and you can upshift manually. It seems to start in whatever gear the shift lever is in and stay there. It also does not downshift when tromping the gas pedal. Help!!

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This model has a tranny computor under the dash on the right side screwed to the bottom of the dash. If I remember correctly, there is also an inline fuse attached to the harness. Check the fuse.

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MY 89 jeep cherokee has a problem starting out in drive. It has the AW4 trans with computer under dash board, with no inline fuse on the harness but one on the fuse box a 7.5 amp. It starts out in 4 or 5 gear in drive , but if placed in 1-2 then upshifted to 3 it will drive fine then at about 40 mph it can be shifted manually to drive and finsh itself from four to fith but when I step on the gas it will not downshift to any gear I have to manually shift it to 3 then down to 1-2 when i come to a stop. Any answers to this wouold be greatful once again i cannot find a inline fuse on the trans computer wire harness or the trans computer.

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