1998 Jeep Cherokee Repair and Maintenance
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1998 Jeep Cherokee ProblemsRegulator valve may cause noise when transmission is in reverse
A loud buzzing or whining when the transmission is in reverse may be caused by a regulator valve in the transmission valve body. A revised valve was released that does not resonate. Careful diagnosis should be performed because other causes can create the noise.
Jeep issued an emissions recall in late 2006 to update the powertrain control module (PCM) software on certain 1996 - 1998 vehicles. As part of the recall, the catalytic converter will also be inspected for damage and replaced as necessary. To see if your vehicle is included in the recall you can visit the Jeep website (owners' section) that allows owners to input their VIN number and check the recalls on their vehicle.
1998 Jeep Cherokee QuestionsWhat would it cost to fix this problem? P0405 comes on/off every few months. (1 answer)
check engine code is p0405.
Come to a complete stop but when I start to pull off its like my transmission didn't kick down to 1st gear. Give it gas rpms are real low until it kicks into 1st or 2nd gear. Sometimes I can downshift to first when it does it to get it to act right.
Can't it just be welded if the crack is small?