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Check gauge light coming on
Generally, the check engine light comes on when something fairly serious is going on with the vehicle. This can happen for many different reasons such as a faulty mass air flow sensor, a faulty O2 sensor, a bad catalytic converter,...
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Does the 2014 Jeep Cherokee has a map sensor
Yes, your vehicle has a MAP sensor but the code P2172 can set due to quite a few issues other than the MAP sensor such as a stuck-open throttle plate, a failed throttle body, a vacuum leak, and/or an open...
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What do P shift mean on 2015 jeep Cherokee
The P indicates you are in paddle shift mode and need to shift down. You can disable paddle shift and put in drive mode by holding the + plus button until D or S is displayed.
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Jeep has mph and gas gauge broken, has a death wobble, and is stuck on 2nd just want to see how much that would cost me
Hi Ricky. Thanks for contacting us tonight. I've forwarded your question to our sales and service department to see if they can put together an estimate for you. There are several possible reasons why the speedometer and fuel tank isn't...
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every time I accelerate my oil gauge shoots up by 40 to 60 on the gauge. It idles at 40.
Hi there. As an engine accelerates, oil pressure is increased typically. However, if it raises by double, that's a bit on the high side. This could be due to excessive sludge in the engine, faulty oil pressure gauge in your...
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1997 jeep cherokee 4.0 was cranking no start then had difficulty then stopped cranking.
If it is not cranking now, the battery could be dead and/or the starter motor has overheated. Starters draw a lot of current and so run time has to be kept to a minimum. As far as the earlier no...
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I have a 1999 jeep Cherokee XJ that idles fine but when I accelerate it spits and shutters. Any ideas?
Check engine compression and intake vacuum to first rule out possible mechanical problems such as stuck or leaking valves. Among the causes of poor acceleration are clogged fuel injectors and/or inadequate fuel pressure/volume. When an injector is clogged it can...
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No spark and jeep won't start
It is very possible that the ignition coil needs to be bolted to the engine in order for it to be grounded. If the ignition coil is not grounded then it will not have an electrical connection at all and...
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My car buckle and jerks real bad but when I put fuel treatment in it stops until the fuel gets low.
It sounds like you may not have fuel injectors that are firing properly or that may be a bit clogged. When the fuel injectors are not spraying an even, uniform pattern of fuel, this causes an imbalance in this air...
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drove through puddle, CEL on, able to start and drive, drove 20 miles to dealer, felt some shakin while gear shift, bad engine?
Hi Kapil. Thank you for writing in to YourMechanic.com tonight. If your Jeep is 2017, you should let the dealership complete all repairs or service on the vehicle - as some things might be covered under warranty or covered by...
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I have a 96 jeep Cherokee and I had just recently put in a new transmission. Today all of a sudden it didn't want to start and whe
It sounds like there are two issues, one is the hard starting and two is the harsh engagement. The hard starting obviously has to be resolved first. Although there are many causes of harsh engagement, it is possible that high...
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I drive a 96 Jeep cherokee 4L inline 6. Im having overheating problems, here's what I've replaced: New radiator, Thermostat, Rad C
Hi Kade. When your car overheats, it can be due to multiple sources, ranging from air bubbles or an obstruction of debris trapped in the heater core or the cooling lines that is restricting the flow of coolant, to a...
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Rough idle after fuel injector swap
Hi Mason. Thanks for sending your question today. Most of the time, when this occurs, it's due to either the replacement injector not being correctly installed or perhaps a secondary or other injector was faulty as well - but not...
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1996 Jeep Cherokee cranking but no spark
Hi Charlie. Thanks for sending in your question today. In cases where multiple parts have been replaced, more often than not, the starting problem is due to something incredibly small but vital - such as a loose ground wire or...
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How can I turn the back windshield wiper off?
Hi Sam. Thanks for sending in your question today. It's quite possible that you have an electrical short or perhaps a stuck open or damaged electrical relay that is activating the wiper when the brake pedal is pressed. As such,...
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check engine light with oil leak
Hi John. Thanks for contacting us today. Oil in front of the motor, near the crankshaft pulley, is often from the front crankshaft seal. Although this is not normal, it is common with an engine 20 years old. I'm not...
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leaking lower radiator hose at shut off
The leak will not be resolved by a coolant flush. To resolve the leak, please schedule service using YourMechanic's coolant leak diagnostic and repair service page. During the same visit, the mechanic can deal with the reserve tank fault that...
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Weird starting behavior
Hi Jaime. Thanks for contacting us today. There are multiple items that can trigger a check engine light and lead to the symptoms you are describing. Instead of taking a stab at what repairs might be needed, it's probably best...

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