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#79 of 181 2003 jeep liberty
Aug 24, 2008 (11:07 am)
i have a 03 liberty with 55 thousand miles. i think the tranny is slipping.. when i am at a stop lite and when i take off on a hard acceleration it hessates to go and : then it finally kicks in and goes but when i take off easy it dont seem to slip.. is it my transmission or something else. has anyone else had this kinda problem.. i have taken it to 2 transmission places and they both drove it and said it was slipping bad i hate to spend all that money if it wasnt the problem... can anyone help me i had the transmission fluid changed about 3 months ago but it started acting up about 3 weeks ago is there a code that has to be reset after the transmission fluid is changed ?
Sep 24, 2008 (12:17 pm)
I have te same problemhard acceleration it hessates to go and : then it finally kicks in and goes but when i take off easy it dont seem to slip//I have an extended warranty and they've already denied my claim for the broken valve. and i'm out of pocket 1300.00 i just don't want another problem and more expense. so is it really the tranny?
#81 of 181 My jeep
Oct 01, 2008 (2:33 pm)
Hey everyone. I have a 2003 jeep liberty sport with 100 k on it and my transmission goes into geer ans shifts just fine, but when it down shifts it seems as if its shift down too fast. When it finally is getting ready to shift back down into first is bangs really hard back in. It actually jerks my whole jeep. I took it to a place and they said it was a computer problem in the transmission and I was just wanting to know someone elses oppion. Does anyone think I should get another oppinion?Thanks!
Oct 02, 2008 (7:16 am)
WHEN I'M SETTING AT A LIGHT MY TRANSMISSION JERKS REALLY HARD WITH POOR ACCELERATION, BUT WHEN IT KICKS IN IT'S MOVING LIKE IT SHOULD, I'VE HAD THE SERVICE TECH CHECK IT OUT, I'M TOLD IT NEEDS A TRANS ASSEMBLY AND SOME KIND OF PACK. BUT OTHER I LUV MY JEEP.
#83 of 181 2006 Jeep Liberty CRD Transmission
Oct 28, 2008 (5:52 pm)
Good day all My 2006 CRD had tranny problems at about 37,00 km i noticed the tranny slipping and on the highway around 120 km/hr it would jump. So I brought it into Jeep and they said it was something to do with tranny lines. So after they said it was fixed it but they didnt after driving some more I found in the morning or just starting off I would have to rev up the engine to get the jeep moving but they looked at it again and put another torque converter in it. I talk to a guy online he said he had the same problem and they put a jeep commander toruge converter in it from what they said would take the power of the diesel engine. So knowing that now why havent they recalled the jeep liberity CRD and put a more powerfull torgue converter in it. But on a side note i got 930km one trip when i changed the oil and put a K&N air filter in it now i get about 830 km go figure eh.
#84 of 181 Re: 2006 Jeep Liberty CRD Transmission [spike291er]
Oct 29, 2008 (12:25 am)
I also get better mileage and torque (pull) with a dirty air filter and when it rains.
I get less mileage when I put a new air filter or when I have the K&N on
Could our turbo be making the air/fuel mixture too lean?
In my case, cleaning the Boost Pressure Sensor never made a change. Could be due to the mechanically driven waste gate compared to the variable vanes you have
Now that winterized diesel fuel is available, for the same amount of fuel (3/4 tank mark) I get 320 instead of 450 Km or miles, the ratio is the same
#85 of 181 Re: 2006 Jeep Liberty CRD Transmission [caribou1]
by MrShift@Edmunds HOST
Oct 29, 2008 (9:04 am)
If you have a CAI with the K&N, that can lean out mixture, yes.
With just a drop-in K&N, you are doing absolutely nothing to the engine except at WOT, because you have a throttle plate regulating air flow anyway.
Rainy weather creates a denser fuel charge, so that effect makes perfect sense.
#86 of 181 Code P0838 4wd mode sensor low
Dec 20, 2008 (8:29 pm)
So I have this error code, P0838 in the haynes book it say it means 4wd mode sensor low. I can not get my liberty to shift when then speed reaches 35. So basically i can not go faster than 35. I have had previous problems with my 4wd not disengaging in the past. I have no clue what to do besides dynamite. So if anyone out there can give me some suggestions, i would be grateful. Thanks...
#87 of 181 Trans mission shift falure
Dec 21, 2008 (7:07 pm)
Hello Yes, I should have been here when I bought my CRD but its better late then never. I have had this 2006 liberty CRD and it looks like the front pump when
after 26,000 miles. Its out of warranty by 1 month and has been great. If indeed I
can not get jeep to fix this under warranty who makes a good 5 or six speed after market transmission for replacement? I really enjoy the gas mileage and performance I get from the CRD and have realized they is not a reasonable replacement on the market for less the $40,000. So what can I do to fix it so
I don't continue to have problem.