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Jeep Cherokee

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The Jeep Cherokee is a full-size SUV vehicle that came in two versions: the SJ model (1974 to 1983) and the XJ model (1984 to 2001). The chassis was based on the Jeep Wagoneer but had a 6.6-liter engine.
Many times dealerships will give a customer a free diagram for the  fuses or engine. You can visit a Jeep dealership in your area for  more details.
  == Answer ==     take it to an auto glass shop, it is not that expensive
  Because Jeep was well known for using an over-sized radiator in their 90's vehicles.   Because Jeep was well known for using an over-sized radiator in their 90's vehicles.
  == Answer ==     over charging or bad bearings its about to let you stranded change it
  == Answer ==     Just hook the right colored wires up to the speakers. In truth, it isn't going to matter which side of the speaker they're hooked to. It'll sound fine.
  == Answer ==     If you have a 4.0 6 cylinder engine they are on the passenger side. You will see the plugwires going into the side of the engine.
  == Answer ==     The headlights turn off because you have accidently hooked the stereo's power wire onto the headlight relay wire. When you turn on the stereo, there's not enough power left to run the headlight relay. Thus, no headlights. Re-wire the stereo.
  == Answer ==   Step 1) Purchase the wiring harness from a Jeep dealer. About $75 Step 2) Remove the interior cover inside the right rear cargo area below the R.R. window. Step 3) There should be an open harness plug that matches the open end of the harness you -purchased. Plug your new...
  It must be a gas station thing. This exact thing happened to me. Did you put the Jeep in neutral or just leave it where it was? Mine started up after I put it in neutral, pushed it to a parking spot then started it 1 hour later. Someone should help us!!! Thanks, Liz
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  == Answer ==   There is a strong spring loadet idler pulley,on left side of thermostat, put a ringspanner on nut and long pipe to fit over it and lever it till loose to take off
  == Answer ==     passenger side of dashboard
  I bought a 1992 300SL and the seats were so hard that I thought something was wrong. So I went to a showroom and sat in the seat of a 1998 500SL, same hard seats. To remedy the problem I had my upholstery specialist take my seats apart and replace the German horsehair/hard rubber fabric with...
  == Answer ==   Both valves of the number one piston must be closed. This happens when the camshaft gear timing mark is lined up with the mark on the camshaft seal cover(mark is right on top-a notch in the top center of the plate of metal sticking up). The problem is that there are two...
  If the heater does not work, check:   -heater fuses and/or any heater relays   -heater control head   -heater blower motor resistor
Answer . \nWell, you have spent allot of money and the problem is still there. It can be many things. My guess would be vacuum leak. Replace all vacuum lines, (cheap fix and probably needed anyway due to the age of the vehicle) and see if that fixes it. If not, Stop throwing parts at the problem...
  == Answer ==     lbrary     Everyone should have a manual for their vehicle, and the local library should have a professional shop manual available to make copies of for FREE...make the time to take time to read up on your vehicle, and work like the PRO'S! Good luck :)   ...
  for safety reasons.so you do not accidentally start it in gear and slam into someone
  == Answer ==   check the intermediate steering shaft. these have a key in them to keep them from failing completely. you can weld the d-tab to the u-joint. the steels are compatible
  == Answer ==     i had that problem on my 91 non turbo and it turned out to be a loose spark plug wire. check 'em.............do the simple stuff first.   steve
Answer . \nIt is overheating because the fan is not working. The fan may have a Defective fan thermal relay, bad fan, blown fuse, or disconnected or loose wiring.
  == Answer ==     Check your alternator switch , I had the same problem before , it was loos ..good luck
  == Answer ==     first you need to lower your fuel tank the access in on the top of tank remove retainer pull out you sender and replace
  == Answer ==     got oil? Transfer case full, tranny full, p/s full/ CHECK ALL FLUIDS and then belts/ pumps/ don't drive it until you know as you may RUIN something costly...     basic diagnosis of components is in the book     everyone should have a manual for their...
22" drivers side and 19" passenger side. Be sure to always lookup the exact part numbers for the brand of wipers you decide to purchase. This not only ensures the correct lengths but also the correct attachments. See related links below.
== 97 does not have an EGR Valve. The Cherokee used a EGR setup up to 90 and in 91 it was removed from most engines. The 1994 5.2L has an EGR valve, but the 6 cyl and 4 cyl models do not as far as I know. I believe after 95 or 96 the egr valves were discontinued completely. ==
Could be a corroded connection somewhere. Most likely the ground on the battery, either at the battery or at the other end where it connects to the vehicle.
  there are a few ways to tell, the first is to look at the cover in the back.... if its ovalish with 10 bolts holding in on, and a rubber fill plug, you've got a 8.25... another mor involved way to tell is to either take off the cover or the wheel and brake assembly, the 8.25 uses c clips...
While driving this evening my '91 Dodge Dynasty demonstrated nearly the same issues. I have had electrical issues in the past with my Dynasty, so the first thing that came to mind was a bad fuse. In the past this has never affected the Air Bag light, however, I went ahead and checked my underhood...
  == Answer ==     I broke the high/low beam switch on the steering wheel and don't want to take the column apart to replace it, I want to tie a switch in, which is legal for an inspection sticker so we can drive it again, thx. it would at least just help to find a free wiring diagram.
  == Answer ==     check fuel presure and mostly volume, restricted filter?     Rick   ASE L-1 Master   TransMichigan.com
On the bottom of the oil pan like on every car? usually its either 13, 14,15mm sockets/wrenches.
  == Answer ==   I've had my 1994 Taurus LX with a 3.8L up to 130mph. I bought a 1996 Taurus GL "safety edition" a year ago and the speed is electronically limited to 111mph :(
Front would be a Dana 30 and the rear is either a Dana 35 or Chrysler 8.25.
definitely gettin hot...fan ok? look at the oil filler cap...is the oil inside the CAP MILKY?? if so then headgasket...but due to the year and model, I'm guessing head gasket...also flush the radiator, make certain it flows well...good luckAlsoeveryone should have a shop manual for their vehicle,...
PossibilitiesBlown fuse, defective Blower Motor Resistor Pack, defective blower motor speed switch, (Doubtful), disconnected or loose wiring, and lastly a bad blower motor if it has power and will not run.Easy enough to bench test the blower motor. Its accessed from the passenger side of the engine...
  == Answer ==   OK ON MY 98 AND I BET YOURSWILL WORK THE SAME. OPEN THE PASSENGER DOOR (EITHER ONE) THEN LOOK ON THE SIDE OF THE DOOR THAT HITS THE JEEP WHEN IT WHEN CLOSING THE DOOR. WHEN YOU LOOK THERE YOU SHOULD SEE A SMALL SWISH WHICH YOU CAN EITHER PUSH UP OR DOWN. THERE SHOULD ALSO BE...
  The shaking might be due to wheel imbalance and the pulling due to poor wheel alignment.
  == Answer ==   this is how my Chilton says to do it   lower window to down position(if you can) remove door panel remove window weather stripping remove black window surround (should be a screw on top of surround towards back edge) then stationary window should unbolt then remove pins...
  == Answer ==   this is how my Chilton says to do it   lower window to down position(if you can) remove door panel remove window weather stripping remove black window surround (should be a screw on top of surround towards back edge) then stationary window should unbolt then remove pins...
sundance flasher answeri have a 94 sundance and the turn signal flasher for my car is under the steering column behind the fuse box. it will most likely be short and round and silver. I'm thinking that yours should be in the same area. good luck!
  == Answer ==     multiple reason. you need a scanner to find out what the code is that turned the light on. auto zone does this for free.
  == Answer ==     lie on your back under the car feet facing the front, look where the exhaust joins the manifold, you should just be able to see it. to remove disconnect the exhaust where it joins the manifold (2 bolts) can be stiff, it a turbo model from under the bonnet undo the nuts...
  == Jeep Engines up to 1998 ==     It depends on which engine is in your 2001 Jeep Cherokee Sport. I've included all the configurations covered by Chilton's 40602; Jeep Wagoneer, Comanche, Cherokee 1984-1998. You should consult the guide for your specific vehicle because it is possible...
  Well the 96 has 2 sensors, one for the gauge and one for the computer. One of them is obviously wrong, so simply replace them both. The computer 'sensor' is located on the water outlet at the front of the engine. The gauge 'sender' is located at the rear of the head on the drivers side. These...
It is most likely the neutral safety switch needs to be replaced, which can be a little expensive. However you can bypass it and install a kill switch, the problem with this is if the vehicle is gear it will lurch forward if you start it
Answer . \nClogged fuel filter, dying fuel pump, or possibly fuel pressure regulator.
I have a 93 Jeep Cherokee and what we've found is that we can never find the right part, even from the dealer. Chrysler seems to have a really bad part inventory on this model. What we've done is to call Chrysler directly and ask customer service for the part number and then look for the part that...
  == Answer ==     If both sides are out as well as the hazard lights then the flasher relay is suspect.
  == Answer ==   to replace the gasket, you must either drop the K-member or lift the motor up a few inches. This is not something you should try unless you are experienced with cars.
  Cloth trim , but soem of them come with a leather trim as well.
  == Answer ==   In the relay box under the hood.
== Answer ==   Could be the crankshaft position sensor. On a 1993 Jeep it is located on the transmission housing, drivers side, near the top. The connector sits on top of the intake manifold. Some auto parts stores carry them, others don't.   Also, check the spark plug wires for arcing, even...
  == Answer ==   Have the intake air temp. sensor checked .Two wired plug on top of intake manifold.   Check fuel pump pressure.
  == Answer ==   You can't unless you have a specialty tool. I took mine to a trans shop and they did it in 10 minutes.
  == Answer ==     There are two possible solutions. ffirst is the door may be locked open where the exchange takes place for the direction of flow. Second is the vaccumm valve that operates the door. It is usually located under dashbut you can check vaccum canister to make sure there is...
  == Answer ==   mph= miles per hour   kph=kilometers per hour   The Mallards top speed is 126 MPH (203 kph
Answer . If its a 3.0L V6 Vulcan Approximate speed with appropriate tires, no passengers and no additional weight. 105 MPH.
  remove driver side kick panel find purple wire with yellow stripe. expose section of wire. do not splice through. take piece of similar gauge wire, i used speaker wire. attach one end of wire to purple & yellow wire, ground other end of wire to metal with screw. this will disarm the alarm...
  == Answer ==     it is adjusted throught the power steering pump loosen the adjuster bolts remove belt and reverse
  == Answer ==     Check bulbs   Check dimmer switch if located on floor for loose or disconnected wires or corrosion
    == Answer ==       everyone should have a manual for their vehicle, and the library should have a FREE professional shop manual available in the reference section to make copies of...read up and fix 'em like a PRO..:)   Dave     == Answer ==     I agree...
hello, i have a 1996 Cherokee sport..there are about four screws or so in the plastic piece on the dashboard. you will want to take them out and remove the entire plastic piece from the dash. (you may have to remove the steering column cover to avoid breaking the plastic) not to worry, it only takes...
Radiator in need of cleaning or bad/stuck thermostat maybe. Check the fan clutch to make sure it is operative. The fan clutch doesn't engage until a certain temperature is reached; otherwise it is free-wheeling. It needs to engage in order to cool the radiator.
  try unscrewing the back light covers and replacing the lights
  Absolutely! And the bad news is that they are extremely tuff to get to.I heard lots of extention on a ratchet works. It's located high up on driver side of bell housing.
Low coolant?   Heater core airbound or plugged?   Thermostat not closing fully?   Water pump not circulating coolant?   Defective radiator cap?   Heater control cable not adjusted properly?
  == Answer ==   If you haven't changed the fuel filter for a while, you might want to try that. A fuel system that's marginal can allow the engine to run well until you try to pass someone, then you just don't get enough fuel to make it. Also check the air filter, same problem if the engine...
  catalyst is measured by readings from both primary and secondary oxygen sensors. On V8 engines you may have bank 1 and bank 2 depending on year of vehicle if you have a cat efficiency low code most likely it is the converter itself I have had to replace a lot of them but it is best to verify...
  == Answer ==     Autozone.com has a listing for the headlight for a 96 Grand Cherokee, price listed is $95.99 u.s.
This job is simple. One bolt comes off the bottom of the shock while 2 come off the top. Just pop the new one in and bolt it back. No tire removal required. HOWEVER... God help you if you break the bolts off the top. I'm in the middle of that dilemma as I write.   ****   If you DO break off...
If you take the grill off of the front of the vehicle you should be able to see the radiator. Look on the passenger side of the radiator, your wing nut type plug should be on the side of the radiator. The Jeep Cherokee radiator drain plug is plastic and very fragile. You should remove the lower...
  == Answer ==   yes sir//maam   -Krista
  == Spark Plugs ==   For autolite plantnium the gap should be.00035. (got this from advanced auto)
  == Answer ==     All 6 cylinder inline engines carry the same firing order: Too young, too old, just right.     15 36 24
  if you look in the jeep website you'll find they have a animation section of the transmission it's very informative. cheers chasa
The 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee takes 21" wiper blades on both sides front and a fairly specialized 12" rear wiper that is difficult to find in the stores. See sources and related links below for more information. Since there are currently over 22 different wiper arm attachments, do not buy wipers just...
  == Answer ==   By the time that happens... well even not telling us the make year or model .. or engine size, or how long it's been happening, or anything else about the vehicle. Once your experiencing these symptoms, it's too late. Your transfer case is gone, you need a new one. Go...
  == Answer ==     If you have a tesioner you should not have to loosen any bolts. Look for a square hole in the tensioner (should be 3/8 rachet drive size) and pull it away from the belt. You may need a belt tensioner tool to do this...............good luck, Mike
  == Answer ==   I recently had this problem with another vehicle. If the vehicle will crank but not start, it may be a leaking fuel injector. A leaking fuel injector will flood the engine, not allowing it to start. This is especially true if the vehicle will not take a jump start. If you...
  == Answer ==     not charged properly,over-charged, severe restriction in system (should have showed up on gages if properly charged), bad recycle switch, good luck, Mike
  the transmission shift solenoids are located on the valve body, which is under the trans. pan
The firing order should be 1-5-3-6-2-4.
did you check your slave cylinder? is the hydraulic master cylinder leaking? did you try bleeding the clutch at all? what exactly does your pedal do? does it go straight to the floor or does it have pedal? there may be an air pocket in your lines? it could be alot of things you have to be more...
  == Answer ==     I asked the local auto parts store. They looked up in their belt book and faxed me the diagram. If you don't have a fax you can ask for a photo copy.
  Yeah, It should line up perfectly