Originally Posted by Jtj499
My 1997 TJ with a 4.0 manual does the same thing. I was told it could be oil leaking in the clutch. I'm not sure if that is it or not but I did notice that when my power steering gear box leaks (it quit leaking for about 2 month but has recently started again) that is when my clutch "jumps" as i call it. I know the power steering gear box is not by the clutch but it has me wondering.
the clutch leak is an interesting theory, i'll have to take a look at my tranny, bout time i changed fluid in it anyways