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Differential bushings there is a clunking coming from my transmission/differential when i shift from park to reverse and then back into park. was told by a mechanic that my differential bushings are bad, but when i search part stores differential bushings are no where to be found. can somebody please help

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I assume your mechanic meant control arm bushings

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SOURCE: Transmission won't shift out of 1st gear

the output spped sensor is on the drivers side rear of the transmission case..its a 2 wire connector..the wires are dark bluewith a black tracer and light green with a white tracer

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SOURCE: 2004 Jeep Wrangler - Clunking Noise when shifting out of Park

It could be lash in the differential which is normal, but it could also be a loose u-joint in the driveshaft. Check the rear driveshaft u-joints.

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Hi. the very first thing you will want to do is check the fluid level in the transmission. If the fluid level is good and the filter is also in good condition, you should go to the next step. This next check will be shifter cable. if it checks out ok like you stated, the next problem spot will be the shift solenoids. these are very important and they preform the shifting action once you initiate it by using the shifter. if the shift solenoids are bad or malfunctioning, you will experience these shifting interruptions as you are today. Replacing the shift solenoids will fix this issue. They are located inside of the actual transmission pan.

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I'm wondering if what you are hearing is the driveshaft universal joints. If they are worn they will 'clunk' every time you put the vehicle in gear. Block all wheels to check, put vehicle in neutral, NOT running, crawl under and move the driveshaft back and forth while watching the front then rear u-joint. It should be obvious if there is 'slop' or 'play' in them, which would indicate they need to be replaced.

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I own an 02' Jeep Liberty. It is either the differential, or the drive shaft.
Is it the front or rear driveshaft? Does the Jeep drive? If the driveshaft
was bad, it wouldn't move, so I'm assuming he's screwing you,since driveshafts don't smoke.LOL. If your front or rearend lube has come all
out or very low, you could get smoking from the diffs,especially if the fluid hit's your exhaust. look under the jeep, to see if any fluid is leaking
from the front or rear driveshafts?good luck.

Posted on Mar 29, 2010

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