2000 Jeep Cherokee Transmission Service

2000 Jeep Cherokee Maintenance Schedule

When is it time for 2000 Jeep Cherokee transmission service or repair?

What Does Your Jeep Cherokee Transmission Do?

The transmission delivers power from the engine to the wheels so that you can drive on your terms. Because your transmission is responsible for converting the right amount of power into the right amount of speed, even the smallest transmission problems should be addressed right away. It's a type of car problem that’s not hard to notice. 2000 Jeep Cherokee transmission problems can show up as shifting delays, jumping or grinding during acceleration, the car shaking at any speed, or a burning smell or whistling sounds coming from under the hood. If you don’t pay attention to Jeep Cherokee transmission trouble your could suffer a loss in fuel efficiency or discover that your Cherokee’s not even driveable.

Jeep Transmission Recommendations for 2000 Cherokees

Your Cherokee’s transmission should be inspected routinely, according to Jeep. First off, Jeep recommends exchanging transmission and differential fluids in 2000 Jeep Cherokees at certain intervals with Jeep-approved transmission fluid. Our expert techs are familiar with 2000 Cherokee services and perform them according to Jeep-recommended specifications. As soon as you suspect something’s wrong with your Cherokee’s transmission, book an appointment at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care to help keep your engine running at peak performance.

Jeep Cherokee Transmission Service Cost

We work to keep the average cost for Jeep Cherokee transmission fluid changes and repairs affordable. Stop by your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care and we'll start your visit with a free Courtesy Check. We'll inspect your Cherokee's major operating systems so you can have the information you need to make the best decision for your car. Whether your car needs a transmission fluid exchange or preventative maintenance, you can trust our Triple Promise: Fixed Right. Priced Right. Right on Time.

2000 Jeep Cherokee Transmission Q&A

  • What happens if I "ride" my Jeep's brakes? Riding the brakes (keeping your foot lightly pressed on the brake pedal for a long time) can lead to transmission issues over time. Remember that when you’re driving down winding roads, and opt for engine braking when possible.
  • What can I tow in a Jeep? Think twice before volunteering to tow a moving trailer, no matter how small. Defying your Cherokee towing capacity can spell trouble for the transmission system. Double check your owner's manual to ensure your Cherokee is equipped with a towing setup and can handle whatever you're thinking about towing.
  • When should I have my Cherokee's transmission fluid checked or exchanged? Caring for your Jeep Cherokee’s transmission fluid is a great way to help it perform. About every 30,000 to 60,000 miles is a good timeframe for having your transmission fluid inspected and perhaps changed. Service intervals can vary depending on how you use your Jeep, so check with your technician first. The good news is that transmission fluid leaks are affordable to repair and easy to spot.

Take Time for Your Jeep Cherokee Transmission

Don’t wait for minor transmission issues to snowball. Firestone Complete Auto Care will take care of your 2000 Cherokee, whether it's a manual or automatic. Schedule an appointment today.