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post #1 of 5 Old 10-13-2019, 08:27 AM Thread Starter
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Transmission over temp when I'm idling...

It seems impossible that my tranny could be overheating when I crank the Jeep and leave it in park but it's been happening a lot. I'm hoping it's a sensor, but I'd like some input on whether a transmission could get hot like that without being in drive.

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post #2 of 5 Old 10-13-2019, 09:34 AM
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It would be unusual.

What year? It's been my experience that the older WKs and XKs often have a bad seal on the #1 PCM connector. And the #1 PCM connector? The pin for the resistance-based transmission sensor temperature feed is the low point in that connector i.e. where all the water goes and messes up the resistance.

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post #3 of 5 Old 10-13-2019, 09:41 AM
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Could you post up vehicle details? Knowing what transmission you have is important.
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post #4 of 5 Old 10-13-2019, 11:07 AM
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yes it would be good to know trans NAG1 or 545REF but my knee jerk reaction and professional prejudice (I hate these gizmos) - bypass valve stuck in bypass.

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post #5 of 5 Old 10-14-2019, 08:44 AM Thread Starter
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Not sure of transmission specs but I'll check when I get home.
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