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Old 04-13-2010, 10:55 AM   #1
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Hello all, I am new to this forum. I bought a 09 jk about a year ago and have had troubles with it almost the whole time. After 400 miles my catalytic convertor went bad. I had that replaced and recently after 18,000 miles my transmission was replaced. It would contstantly pop out of 1st gear. Now the motor has a bad valve ping and just makes wierd noises when I shift gears. Seriously my jeep sounds like it has a 150,000 thousand miles on it and only has 23,000 now. I love my jeep, but this shit seriously irritates the hell out of me when I buy a new vehicle and have these problems. My question is, has anyone else had any problems like this?

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Old 04-13-2010, 10:59 AM   #2
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Well I haven't but I have a TJ. On another note, Welcome to the forum!

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Old 04-13-2010, 11:41 AM   #3
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i have an 08' with over 20,000 and no problems, check your local lemon laws. Sorry you have had all these problems, ii is possible with any vehicle i guess.
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Old 04-13-2010, 11:54 AM   #4
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Welcome, like Chuck210 says, check your lemon laws

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Old 04-13-2010, 12:06 PM   #5
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i have a 2010 sahara and so far no real problems, some small things but nothing bad. i do know there is a thread on this forum some where about 1st gear popping out, so that may be a common problem.
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Old 04-13-2010, 12:22 PM   #6
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Old 04-13-2010, 01:02 PM   #7
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have you tried a different dealer? this one might suck (sounds like)
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Old 04-13-2010, 01:04 PM   #8
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I havn't tried another dealer yet, I called today for an appointment. They can't get me in until monday, but I am going to see what they say. If nothing happens i will be seeing another dealer.

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