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  1. CVT to NON-CVT?

    Engine and Drivetrain
    I am having the CVT trans. issues on my 08, can I get a non-cvt trans. from the 2014 or later Patriot and install it on mine?
  2. Loud Acceleration - With Vibration - Whine? Video Inside

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Hello, I would appreciate any input on the issue I'm having on my 2016 Patriot CVT ~60K Miles. There is a vibration that is felt when under medium/heavy load. Once I let go of the accelerator/pedal the noise stops (i.e. cruising speed). If I slightly accelerate at full highway speed I do not...
  3. 2009 Patriot 203,000 Miles CVT Issues

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Well, bought a 09 Patriot for very cheap with 203,000 miles and I knew it had CVT transmission issues. The engine and transmission are clean and no leaks or seepage of any oil. I was shocked cause of how many miles are on it just dirt on the engine area. Bought the Patriot and drove it home and...
  4. Random Power Loss/Stall & Starting Issues (2.4L CVT) [SOLVED]

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    Hoping someone might be able to help me solve this mystery, my mechanic and I are struggling to track down the issue. I've seen a lot of similar problems posted but can't find anything with the same circumstances as me or a solution I haven't tried, please link if I've missed something...
  5. 2011 CVT leak

    Engine and Drivetrain
    How yall doin?! I've had an issue for about a year or so but it's gotten pretty bad, I have filled the cvt I dont know how many times and I thought it was the transmission oil pan that was leaking due to a bad gasket so I replaced the pan and gasket, however I think I found the problem, and I'm...
  6. CVT updated pan, dip stick and cooler links please

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Been done to death but I cant find all info with links etc to know i'm on right track. Want to service the CVT (replace filters and fluid) also have seen this 4 ports CVT Transmission Oil Cooler, 2 for Engine Coolant 2 for CVT Fluid. 2 pipes for the inlet/outlet of coolant 2 pipes for the...
  7. Front CV joint leak, need your opinon and thoughts!

    Engine and Drivetrain
    So, I bought this 08 Patriot 2.4 CVT with a bad transmission and had it fixed up back in May. The other day I did some rust proofing of the undercarriage before they start salting the roads, at the same time I discovered shiny areas underneath, something's leaking :S It had sprayed the CVT pan...
  8. Fluid Level for CVT Fluid Change

    Engine and Drivetrain
    I've been working my way up to a CVT fluid change for my 2012 sport 2.4l. I bought a OBDlink sx USB cord that comes with the OBD wiz software, thinking I would be able to read transmission fluid temp, but that's not an option in the software. I asked my mechanic if I could bring it to his shop...
  9. 08 Patriot CVT whine

    Engine and Drivetrain
    08 Patriot with about 110,000 miles looks like the trans is going out ... The engine uses a little oil other than that its in good shape We are trying to decide if we should buy a used trans, have this one rebuild or replace with a remanufactured. All ideas welcome plus any help in the Houston...
  10. Amazing CVT . . No CVT . . 6AT!

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    I'm all set to buy everything I need to service my 2015 patriots "CVT" transmission only to find out I don't have a CVT trans! I heard/read NO DIPSTICK equals a CVT transmission. At the very LAST moment, I believe it was sandstone who says he thinks the 6AT doesn't have a tranny dipstick...
  11. CVT issues

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Hello everyone, new to posting but have been reading and researching for days now but maybe someone can help me here. I bought my patriot last october and it had 67k on it at the time. It is almost at the 80k mark now and I am starting to hear this scraping/winding down/ticking noise when I am...
  12. Got rid of the Patriot, Here's Why.

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    I loved my Patriot. I'm not surprised there's a forum for it as I can see why other's love it also. What did I like about it? The classic styling for one: chiseled and classic. I also loved the size as it is not big at all but very still spacious. I have older parents(don't drive on...
  13. CVT Fluid and Filter change? Loud whine and dealer issues

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Hi, first post. I've read probably every post in the forum and elsewhere online on CVT issues and still I'm uncertain about what to do so here it goes... I purchased a 2008 Patriot 2.4L 4x4 two years ago with 93K. I've previously owned XJs and WJs and I honestly love the Patriot. I've put a lot...
  14. 2008 Jeep Patriot - Battery Warning Light & Transmission Issues...

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    I'm having some issues with my 2008 Jeep Patriot, hopefully you guys can help shed some light! 2008, Patriot, 160,000miles, 2.0 ltr engine, front wheel drive - At about 3000rpm the battery warning light comes on (we tested the battery, came back bad, we bought a new one, the light still comes...
  15. Normal Noises or Not

    4X2 Patriot Discussion
    The dealer replaced the CVT in my 2011 2wd Pat Latitude under warranty a week after I bought it with 35,935 miles on it. The carfax showed the original owners traded it with less than 2 weeks left of their first 5 years. The thing was immaculate inside and out and the dealer has their own 100K...
  16. New to forum, help!

    Newbie Check-In
    Hi all, First post, wondering whether you can all help me! I have a 2.4 2008 Pat sport, but i'm wondering whether its a cvt transmission? Have tried googling but have had no luck, there is a pull switch in the centre console in front of the handbrake that switches on 4wd if that helps. Also...
  17. CVT Transmission

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Hello all. I am new to posting to the forum but have used it often since purchasing my daughter a 2008 Jeep Patriot. I bought the car this past June with 72,000 miles and recently the transmission started whining and the EPS ABS lights come on and off. Sometimes when she is at a standstill, the...
  18. Trouble Getting CVT into Drive - Help Please!

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    Hi All, I own a 2008 Patriot (2.4L Auto RWD) w/ 97k miles and have trouble shifting into drive after backing up. I can go in reverse no problem, but then shift to D and it just revs as if stuck in neutral. It takes putting back into park then pulling the lever hard into drive, often many times...
  19. Can you guess what THIS is?

    Engine and Drivetrain
    What is this crazy noise? drive.google.com/file/d/0B9MATCDEgpsUQzVKUF9VV3AxQWxkTjJIa1p5UnNsN1lDYktJ/view?usp=sharing Around 1000 - 2000 RPMS I get this crazy robotic whirring noise. It's getting louder and I'm starting to get worried. I'm hoping it's not the tranny, but i feel like that's what...
  20. CVT service, do I just flush, or change fluid/filter

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Good morning forum, I have a 2012 4x4 FD1 with 77k miles. I purchased through Hertz, it was a fleet vehicle. My question is, I local transmission shop said they can service 1 of 2 ways. 1. They can flush the system (without changing the filter) for just over 100 dollars 2. They can drain...
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