Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: What's wrong with my manual Jeep if I'm driving at 5th gear but it sounds like I'm driving at 3rd or 4th?

asked by on

When I'm shifting up gears it sounds like I'm revving it up but in reality I'm not. The clutch and the stick are good it's just the sound that I'm worried about. It sounds like I'm driving on 4th hear but I'm on 5th gear.
My car has a manual transmission.

A: Since the car is still new, the vehicle sho...

Since the car is still new, the vehicle should be taken back to the dealer to be checked under warranty. You may need a repair or replacement of the engine assembly. The engine may have an imbalance causing the problem. There is a technical bulletin that may pertain to this vehicle and call for engine replacement. The TSB is 09-008-16 and is dated June 16, 2016.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Where is the tracking device on this vehicle?

Hi there, thanks for writing in. There should be no tracking device in your vehicle, unless installed by someone other than the dealership you got it from.

Q: Mileage problem please help!!

Hello. If your mileage has suddenly changed then I would go to the dealership and have them address the issue. A vehicle that is only at 12 thousand miles should still be under some sort of warranty. A cluster that...

Q: how to sifion gas from a 2016 jeep wrangler

You may not be able to get a hose into the tank to be able to remove the gas, but if you can you would only be able to get a very small hose in past the inlet hose. The...

Related articles

How Do Power Car Windows Increase Passenger Safety?
Power windows are responsible for approximately 2,000 emergency room visits every year. When a power window closes, it exerts enough force to bruise or break bones, crush fingers, or restrict an airway. Though...
P0240 OBD-II Trouble Code: Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance
P0240 code definition Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance What the P0240 code means P0240 is an OBD-II generic code triggered when the Engine Control Module (ECM) detects the intake boost...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...