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Whats up ladies and gents. My wife owns a 06 xk with the 3.7. Lookin forward to learning some cool stuff. This is my first jeep and seem to like them except for the gas mileage but when we bought the truck 2 years ago it was a great price and gas wasnt a issue. One question anyone have a issue with their transmission getting stuck in gears when they turn?
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welcome to the forum, it has alot of good stuff.

No transmission problem so far in here, 16KM so far.

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We'll need more info about the turning transmission issue. If you make a hard turn and accelerate hard, sometimes the stability control kicks in and you don't get any power - which could seem like a tranny issue.

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welcome to the forum new guy.
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Welcome! Glad to hear you are enjoying your Commander. We have not had any problems with our transmission either.


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Welcome! I also have not had any tranny problems...knock on wood! I am having a problems with my windows every once and a while but have not had time to take it to the dealer.




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Welcome, another owner of an 06 with transmission issues.





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Welcome to the forum. No tranny issues here, but I've just barely got 5k miles on mine. I know there are some people here who have had some issues, so browse the different threads and you'll likely turn up some other posts about whatever issues you're having. I HAVE noticed the stability control issue when turning, like PolarBZ mentioned. I just try to take it easy in the turns now.

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