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Hi there. I have a 1997 Jeep Wrangler TJ Automatic (Hard Top.) Yesterday after being in the snow the transmission started to act up on the way home. It was holding gears to long sometimes and it even took off in second a couple of times I'm sure of it. Today whilst driving quite slowly it started to make a light grinding sort of sound in 2wd and then went neutral. This is what it does now and the only way to get it to drive in any gear is to turn the ignition off and restart the engine. I have to do this every couple of minutes to keep moving. Can you help me. Corey

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I had a problem with my 97 wrangler get snow packed into the skid plate between that and the transfer cases causing it to become solid ice. You need to thaw out thraw out the ice and clean the snow/ice from between them.

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You may have gotten some snow it the connector for the TCM ( transmission control Module) computer for the transmission, or you may have pulled a wire off from the bottom of the vehicle check for any loose wiring harness connectors on the Transmission.
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