need yj help - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 07-14-2010, 08:14 PM
Thread Starter
  #1
Newb
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 1
Question need yj help

Husband was driving home today (after off roading yeasterday) He said he heard a clunk, like it popped out of gear. It stalled out. He restarted it without a problem but it will not move. It will go through the gears without using the clutch. But will not move. Anyone have any ideas?

dgivens is offline   Quote
Old 07-15-2010, 09:11 AM   #2
NASCAR JEEP!!!!

WF Supporting Member
 
kj 92yj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: The 'Nati. Go REDS
Posts: 470
if it goes in and out of gears without having to use the clutch pedal, then you've got clutch problems. i'd start there and try to find the source of the "clunk." start at the fluid res and work down from there. you shouldn't be able to shift into any gear without the pedal depressed. taking it out of gear yes, but in...no

__________________

Yo Ho Yo Ho a Pirates Life For Me......
1992 Islander - I6 - 3" Body Lift; 2.5" RC Suspension Lift; Mystery Shackle Lift; 35x12.50x15 on 15x8's.
kj 92yj is offline   Quote
Old 07-15-2010, 09:17 AM   #3
Jeeper
 
chensley's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Mississippi
Posts: 444
Sounds like the clutch is stuck or broke. I'd look there first.
chensley is offline   Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 07-15-2010, 10:17 AM   #4
Founder, ThumbJeeps

WF Supporting Member
 
Chris Larabell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Mid-Michigan/Thumb
Posts: 4,062
that was the only time my ford ranger clunked and left me stranded years ago... the throw out bearing wore so bad that it popped right off the front of the shaft. Had to be towed, new clutch, throw out bearing, etc... When it happened it also sprayed clutch fluid all over the hot plates so she went out in a cloud of white smoke that smelled like burning brakes
__________________
-Chris
Founder, ThumbJeeps. Mayville, Michigan
"roads are boring"


1994 Wrangler YJ I6 4.0 H/O Auto 3 spd. 3:55 Gears
Chris Larabell is offline   Quote
Old 07-15-2010, 10:21 AM   #5
IITYWTMWYBMAB

::WF Administrator::
 
4Jeepn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Florence, KY
Posts: 12,281
Was he in some deep mud.. if so might be the source of the clutch not working..
__________________
79.96.85.00.01.97.00.97.93.97.95.94.15
CJ.XJ.CJ. TJ. TJ.ZJ. TJ.TJ. ZJ.ZJ.YJ. XJ. JK


JKU Build Inside: Party Girl
WranglerForum: Youtube Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHO...TLdAuMbTLs_bxw

JKUR 2" Rancho Sport - BlackForest Throwback Top - Milestar 315 Patagona Mt's - Outlaw Sheriff Rims - Bushwacker Flat Fenders -
Spicer Parts F/R Diff Covers, Front Drive Shaft - 4340 Alloy Shafts- Metal Cloak Overland Rock w/Flip Step -JCR Transmission Skid- Quadratec LED Headlights- Q9500i winch
4Jeepn is offline   Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off






All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:14 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, Gladiator, Mopar and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to FCA US LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with FCA US LLC.