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bthor76 04-27-2010 01:53 PM

Automatic Transmission Fluid Leak
 
My 95 Jeep Wrangler has an odd problem. Approximately every 500 miles I have to add a quart of transmission fluid. I have no idea where the fluid is going? I do not have an oil puddle on my driveway. It might be dripping while I'm underway. I have no clue. Anyone have any thoughts?

bergy 04-27-2010 02:28 PM

my 87 does this too and i am working on finding the leak with it but i have been busy lately... try adding some lucas transmission fluid to your jeep and see if that helps at all

AzTJ 04-27-2010 02:44 PM

It might be over heating and burning some off, or spewing it out the breather while driving. Is it damp or coated with fluid on the underside of the tub?

sevenservices 04-27-2010 03:17 PM

check the rear seal and see if it is running off the shaft. You can also set a piece of poster board or cardboard under it overnight and trace any drips up to where they started.

Aside from that, x2 to what AzTJ said...

bthor76 05-27-2010 10:40 AM

Thanks guys. The underside does have some oily residue but I don't have a puddle.


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