Why is my transfer case so darn hot. i checked the fluid and its full. should i be worried?

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Asked by Oct 18, 2014 at 10:27 PM about the Jeep Grand Cherokee

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2001 4x4 6cyl

4 Answers

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If it is full of fluid,you should be ok,but if fluid is dirty or have a little burnt smell,you may want to change it out,

68,935

Thin oil will make it run hot.

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can I replace it with lucas?

68,935

You can add a bottle,but i would do the rest with the proper gear oil.

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