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  1. 2008 jeep patriot tranny slip feeling

    Engine and Drivetrain
    I just purchased a Jeep Patriot yesterday. Before purchase I took the vehicle on an extensive test drive and found no problems except an abs tcc and esp light on the dash. I asked them to fix the issue with the lights and it took 3 days but they did so i purchased the car. then on the way home...
  2. Automatic Transmission Jerking between 25 MPH and 40 MPH

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Just bought an 09 4/2 Automatic Patriot with the CVT Transmission. There seems to be a lot of jerkiness to the up-shifting and down shifting between 25and 45 MPH althought it seems to be worse on the downshift/deacceleration. If it were an older car I would think that it is a bad transmission...
  3. Auto. Tranny Question

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    I bought a 2008 Jeep Patriot Limited this weekend. It has the automatic CVT. I have been very impressed with the car and really like it. I just have 2 questions. I notice when im slowing down to come to a stop or close to coming to a stop their is a slight bump or forward jerk. Is this normal...
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