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Old 12-29-2010, 10:04 AM
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Re: Transmission Downshifting Issue...

There is a TSB for this. The 05-06 GC's had an issue with water getting into the tranny which can cause the issue your having. It is actually a recall: http://wkjeeps.com/recalls/wk_recall.htm#E1305 like you were told. There is also a software update to resolve issues with the transmission. http://wkjeeps.com/tsb/tsb_wk_2100805.pdf
Print those out and bring it to the dealership. They usually have no idea when you tell them.
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Old 12-29-2010, 11:52 AM
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Re: Transmission Downshifting Issue...

Thank you so f*cking much. Everything in the software update explains all the problems I'm having.
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Re: Transmission Downshifting Issue...

Just got home from the dealership.

-Changed transmission fluid
-Flashed/updated software
•hestitaion between 38 to 45 mph
•improved shifting points
•and a lot of other software updates

As of now, I do not have a hard downshift anymore. My hard downshift has been solved.
Well......I gotta drive more miles before I can completely confirm it. It was a 40 minute to an hour drive from the dealership though.
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Re: Transmission Downshifting Issue...

Anyone know if my Jeep would qualify for this? I'm not sure if there is a time limit to get it done/if mine even qualifies....my VIN is 1J4GR48K95C580737, thanks!
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Old 06-29-2011, 10:45 PM
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Re: Transmission Downshifting Issue...

The VIN can be checked to see if you qualify.
When was the last time you changed the transmission fluid?

Seems as if putting larger tires on my WK solved a lot of issues. Lol. The hard downshift being one of them.
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Re: Transmission Downshifting Issue...

I got the Jeep in late February and all the fluids have been changed at this point, except the transmission and transfer case. I was planning on having the transmission done next week, but I saw this and it got me curious. Do I just call the dealership and have them run my vin to see if I qualify?
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Re: Transmission Downshifting Issue...

Yes or you can look on wkjeeps.com
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