Jeep Wrangler Forum - Reply to Topic
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Tech Forum > Transmission problems 2000 TJ

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Thread: Transmission problems 2000 TJ Reply to Thread
Title:
  
Message:
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:
 

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

Topic Review (Newest First)
10-03-2012 11:00 PM
Rommelx3
Quote:
Originally Posted by Robmccune View Post
So I'm pretty new to the game having just bought my first Jeep a month ago. I have my 2000 TJ Sport 4.0 in the shop for a bad steering column. Found out the transmission and clutch are in worse shape than I thought. Can anyone ballpark the cost to replace both?

I believe you might have the nv3550 transmission.

What makes you say the tranny is in bad shape? Might just need some new
fluid to make it shift right again. What kind of problems are you experiencing? find out what fluid works best for your trans and give that a shot before tearing it down and rebuilding it/replacing it.

There are also other things to consider that could be be causing problems i.e. a bad master or slave cylinder. how many miles do you have on the jeep?

what issues are you having exactly?

to give you an idea of worse case scenario my clutch job was $500 and my tranny rebuild was 1200ish. My 97 came with the Ax-15 tranny though. At 167,xxx miles my transmission began fussing so I just went ahead and replaced it. I've heard that the NV3550's are more expensive to rebuild because rebuild parts are more difficult to come across? (can't confirm that, it's just what I've read elsewhere)
10-03-2012 11:40 AM
Robmccune
Transmission problems 2000 TJ

So I'm pretty new to the game having just bought my first Jeep a month ago. I have my 2000 TJ Sport 4.0 in the shop for a bad steering column. Found out the transmission and clutch are in worse shape than I thought. Can anyone ballpark the cost to replace both?

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:56 AM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC