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MJCIII 05-10-2010 01:26 PM

Transmission noise and Identification
My son has a 2003 4.0L 5sp TJ. It has a whirling sound only when in neutral and the clutch is released.

The mechanic has ruled out the throw out bearing and says it is in the transmission.

Can anyone tell me what type of transmission is in this wrangler?

Also where to buy a good rebuilt transmission at a reasonable price would be helpfull.


mrcarcrazy 05-10-2010 02:26 PM

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Personally I wouldn't mess with it, until it explodes. Jeep transmissions make noise.

If you want to try something, try changing the fluid.

GroundHawg 05-10-2010 03:01 PM

I agree. It's normal behavior.

The only fix I know of for it is to turn up the radio. Jeep transmissions are noisy

distortedtj 05-10-2010 05:23 PM

NV3550 is the trans bud.

Click here for the rest of the spec's....

MJCIII 05-10-2010 07:16 PM

Thanks djstortedtj
That's what I wanted to know. Nice summary link.


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