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View Poll Results: What Service Manual do you use?
Haynes 18 43.90%
Chilton 2 4.88%
Chrystler 13 31.71%
Online 2 4.88%
Ask the Forums 6 14.63%
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Unread 06-24-2013, 02:39 PM   #16
kg6mov
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9er has a different trans than any other zj, maybe it was the number for the 5.2

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Unread 06-26-2013, 01:15 AM   #17
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I could be wrong here, but doesn't say Haynes say to add four quarts as a first step, and then run the engine, shift through all the gears, put it into neutral and then check the dipstick and top up bit by bit until it's at the correct "cold fill" level? And then check it again for the hot fill level after you've driven it to warm the trans up to normal operating temp?
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Unread 06-26-2013, 06:17 AM   #18
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I could be wrong here, but doesn't say Haynes say to add four quarts as a first step...
Well, actually it says to add two quarts as a first step, but your point is well taken and a reminder to always RTFM and follow the steps to the end.
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Unread 06-26-2013, 09:19 AM   #19
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Haynes only for torque specs.
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Unread 08-04-2013, 09:18 AM   #20
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Anyone else?? I'm sure that there's more than 37 of us that use a manual.
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Unread 08-04-2013, 10:39 AM   #21
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I use a combination of FSM, Haynes (the photos can be more useful than the illustrations in the FSM) and the forum. Seems the most sensible way to do it. Ideally, your poll needs a "combination of these" option to fully cover all the bases.
For best illustrations , get the Factory parts list . FSM ain't that good for pics

Factory Service manual , parts list are my go to references .
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