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  1. Shudders when accelerating and drops rpms

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    2013 patriot 2.0 FWD. Jeep shudders when accelerating. Like it won’t shift up. Especially when driving uphill from low speeds or dead stop. Have to go into autostick and downshift to get going again. Gets worse over time. If I unhook the battery for a few hours and try again it drives well again...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...