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1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Base 4dr Laredo

1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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Rear Wheel Drive, 4 Door, Special Purpose Vehicles
16 mpg city / 21 mpg hwy
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4X4 shifter position
The shifter inside the jeep is in the 4 All time position, where should the shifter underneath the jeep be?
Asked by Robin O February 4, 2015, 11:44 am 0 reply
Heat is out in my jeep laredo and overheating....
My 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo had the heat go out in it last week. since then it has died on me twice. also its reading low oil pressure(possibly due to leak from awhile back)...
Asked by Jessica G January 30, 2015, 11:16 am 0 reply
my passanger side brake/turn signal/ reverse light wont work, but the tail light does.
my passanger side brake/turn signal/reverse light wont work, but the tail light does. I checked fuses and bulbs. Any ideas?
Asked by Aaron S January 27, 2015, 5:05 pm 0 reply
help no heat
i have a 2000 jeep grand cherokee laredo 4.0 v6 4x4 iv replaced theromostat flushed heater core checked blender doors checked actuator it is not leaking antifreeze and no air in th...
Asked by Stephen B January 15, 2015, 3:57 pm 1 reply
Cost of engine installation?
What is the average cost of engine removal and installation? My usual mechanic has a $90 an hour labor cost but when I asked him for an estimation he said about $5,000. I don't thi...
Asked by Deven D January 22, 2015, 2:15 pm 0 reply
Random Shut Off
I have a 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited. My problem is my Jeep shuts off randomly while driving down the road. Sometimes, its when I'm slowing down to turn. However, It does not ...
Asked by Haley D January 18, 2015, 6:41 pm 0 reply
I need to reset the "oil life Gage's on my 2014 grand Cherokee 3.0 6 cylinder diesel
Had oil changed before indicator lights came on now the procedure to reset will not reset oil life
Asked by Lynn A January 16, 2015, 7:52 pm 1 reply
96 Jeep Grand cherokee delay between pushing the gas and actually accelerating (No rpm increase)
I have a 96 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited V8 5.2L. I got it from someone who let it sit for somewhere between 7 and 9 years and when I got the mice had gone to town. Replaced the fue...
Asked by P B January 15, 2015, 3:52 pm 1 reply
why is my jeep cutting back?
it runs great on the highway but when you stop at a light or sit idle for a few seconds it cuts back. A while back I almost let it run out of gas and ended up having to replace th...
Asked by Patty M January 12, 2015, 5:54 am 1 reply
help no heat
i have a 2000 jeep grand cherokee laredo 4.0 v6 4x4 iv replaced theromostat flushed heater core checked blender doors checked actuator it is not leaking antifreeze and no air in th...
Asked by Stephen B January 15, 2015, 3:58 pm 0 reply




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