About 2 weeks ago I bout a 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee & it has a transmission leak that is getting worse. I am on a budget seeing how I just moved & am looking work for the first time since 11/2011. The truck leaks fluid every day & right now it has say for 13 hours & looks like its lost a quart of transmission fluid which is worse than it was few days ago.
How costly is it to fix a transmission leak? on 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee
by Stephanieann in North Charleston, SC on February 11, 2012
ANSWER by BIGJON96 on June 29, 2012
FIND THE SOURCE OF THE LEAK AND CONCENTRATE ON CATCHING THE FLUID COMING OUT IN A CONTAINER FOR REUSE. MINE LEAKED AROUND THE HYDRAULIC LINES-GET A SET OF LINE WRENCHES OFF SOMEBODY OR BUY THEM AND TIGHTEN BOTH LINES ON THE TRANNY AND ON THE RADIATOR-BE CAREFUL AND TAKE YOUR TIME-SNUG IS OK. DON'T WANT TO BUST KNUCKLES ON THE HOLIDAY OR THOSE LINES. IF YOU FIND THEM NOT GETTING TIGHT-THEY ARE STRIPPED AND WILL NEED REPLACED ASAP. MAKE SURE YOU DON'T HAVE ANY FLUID ON THE MUFFLER OR PIPES-A VEHICLE FIRE IS NOT PRETTY TO YOU OR OTHER MOTORISTS,ESPECIALLY AT THE GAS PUMPS ! GOOD LUCK TO YOU MY FRIEND !
I have heard that changing the fluids and the fluid filter will fix this problem, but someone else said to change the pickup tube. Will this work? How much will it cost? Im a college student with a...