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Transmission not going into first

Old 10-07-2017, 10:40 AM
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Hello, I have a 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee with a 5.2 v8. When taking off from a stop sometime it will take off in first and Sometimes 2 gear . Was wondering if anyone has had similar issues with there's or any info on how to fix it. Thanks Scott
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Old 10-18-2017, 09:47 AM
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You may need to adjust this screw. Be very careful to not remove it. Just follow the instructions. It fixed mine when I had the same issue. The tranny has a mind of its own when it comes to first gear.
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