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Chris (aka- Moose), Technician
Category: Transmissions
Satisfied Customers: 1661
Experience:  16 yrs. experience with auto, manual, & CVT drivelines
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My gear shift will move to reverse and drive BUT VEHICLE

Customer Question

My gear shift will move to reverse and drive BUT VEHICLE ONLY TRIES TO MOVE IN EACH DIRECTION. IT SEEMS STUCK AND KINDA LUMGES TO THE CORRECT DIRECTION BUT SUV WILL NOT MOVE.
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you noticed any leaking?
Customer: The grand cherokee is 14 months old. This has only happened 4 times in 4 weeks; however I have a*****Thurs.(by myself). I will spend 15 min. or moving shift and finally it moves but i don't know what i did to correct this problem.
JA: Are you fixing your MINI yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: What does MINI mean? I have only done what I said before. Just concerned b/c this has happened twice in 8 days. I wondered if I was "hitting" something I didn't realize.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Only that it moves into Sport Mode at different times.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  Chris replied 4 months ago.

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you. Tell me has the check engine light been coming on at all while driving?

Chris