P0876 JEEP Possible Causes
- Low transmission fluid level
- Faulty Transmission Fluid Pressure Switch
- Transmission Fluid Pressure Switch harness is open or shorted
- Transmission Fluid Pressure Switch circuit poor electrical connection
- Faulty Powertrain Control Module
How do I fix code P0876 JEEPCheck the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.
2005-2006 (KJ) Liberty / Cherokee
2005-2006 (WK / WH) Grand Cherokee
2006 (XK) Commander
Jeep Factory Service Bulletin OBDII Code P0876
Cost of diagnosing the P0876 JEEP code
Labor: 1.0The cost of diagnosing the P0876 JEEP code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
- Delay of shifting
P0876 JEEP MeaningThe Transmission system uses three pressure switches to monitor the fluid pressure in the LR, 2/4, and OD elements. The pressure switches are continuously monitored for the correct states in each gear. The 2/4 pressure switch monitors the fluid pressure to the 2/4 clutch to confirm proper operation of the 2/4 solenoid. If the 2/4 pressure switch is identified as closed in P or N, the code will immediately be set and normal operation will be allowed for that given key start. If the problem is identified for 3 successive ignition cycles, the transmission will go into limp-in mode.
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