somtimes my jeep wont shift into the next gear untill well over 3000 rpms. im getting ready for a trip across country and worry that i will have trouble along the way.

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Asked by Oct 18, 2014 at 10:34 PM about the 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Check your transmission fluid level, while the Jeep is running. Make sure it's full and red like cherry kool-aid. If its brown and smells burnt have it flushed. I recommend BG brand.

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change your filter an add an additive like Lucas that the least cheapest & it want hurt

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A transmission flush gets rid of all the old fluid and dirt in the torque converter, trans cooler lines and trans cooler. Just dropping the pan and changing the filter won't. So as soon as you start it after reinstalling the pan the fresh new fluid mixes with the dirty trans fluid thats leftover.

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