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P1762 the sometime it doesn't change out of first gear and

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Customer: P1762 the sometime it doesn't change out of first gear and it's not reversing
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  Brad replied 7 months ago.

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Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Jeep grand cherokee laredo 04 rear wheel drive 6 cylinder 194k miles
Expert:  Brad replied 7 months ago.

Thanks for the reply!!!

Ok the code you have is P1762-GOV PRESS SEN OFFSET VOLTS TOO LO OR HIGH. To test the governor pressure sensor you will need a scantool to see if it's showing over 0 psi in gear. If it's showing anything over 0 psi when in gear and foot on brake then the governor pressure transducer and governor pressure solenoid will need to be replaced.. It's an easy job all you need to do is drop the pan and with a 7/16 and a T20 you can change them out.. I attached a picture showing their location in the valvebody...

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