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1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4dr

1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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Rear Wheel Drive, 4 Door, 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
16 mpg city / 21 mpg hwy
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February 20, 2013, 4:47 am

Don R

Question: sounds when starting

whirring sound when starting

February 20, 2013, 12:12 pm

Elizabeth K

Does the engine turn over and start while making this sound, or is it making this sound instead? Here is a sample of engine noises:

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February 21, 2013, 2:07 pm

Don R

sounds like this, then when i release key and try again, it starts

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February 21, 2013, 6:14 pm

Elizabeth K

Sounds like what? The link I sent you was for many different sounds. Please clarify.

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