Showing articles & questions for topic
Jeep

Related articles

Understanding Jeep Oil Change Indicator Lights
Car symbols, or dashboard lights, are a car service reminder. The Jeep Oil Change Indicator lets you know when and what service your car needs.
How to Choose a Jeep Grand Wagoneer
Due to a recent surge in popularity, the Jeep Grand Wagoneer is making a comeback. Since the vehicle was manufactured only throughout the sixties, seventies, eighties,...
How to Choose a Lift for Your Jeep Wrangler
The Jeep Wrangler is easily the most off-road oriented vehicle you can buy from a dealership. All Jeep Wranglers come with four-wheel drive and a removable...
The Top 5 Selling Cars in Alaska in 2012
Alaska requires a different kind of vehicle to handle both the terrain and the wintery conditions. While some of the most popular options for the Alaskan terrain in previous years included...
Top Five Selling Cars in Colorado in 2012
Colorado offers a varied climate depending on where drivers are located. Those in lower elevations see plenty of sunshine all year, while those in the mountain areas can see as much...
How to Buy a Classic Jeep
A classic Jeep is reminiscent of an old war vehicle. In fact, many classic Jeeps are either the Willys Jeep model that was used in World War II or...
Jeep Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
If you are in the market for a used Jeep vehicle, you may want to check out cars under their certified pre-owned program. Many manufacturers have a certified pre-owned (CPO) program, and each...
How to Get Jeep Dealership Certified
Jeep car dealerships offer automotive technician jobs to mechanics who are Jeep certified through Chrysler’s official training program (MCAP)
How to Take the Doors Off Your Jeep
Jeeps have been around since before WWII, and they’ve been modifiable since the very beginning. Because of their unique nature, Jeeps sit in a class all of their own: a coupe, a...
Top Automotive News & Stories: October 1-7
BMW i5 images leak, an ultra-lux Jeep, hydrogen-fueled Colorado ZH2, Fisker's electric future, record plug-in sales, NHTSA Road to Zero, and more.
Industry News for Automotive Techs: October 15-21
This week: home-brewed autonomous car, sneak peek at future Jeeps, scheming car hackers, Ram's off-road TRX concept, new turbo test kit from Lisle.
The Most and Least Expensive Cars to Insure
Car insurance quotes depend on the car make and model. The Honda Odyssey is the least expensive and the Dodge Viper is the most expensive to insure.
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Live in a Cold Climate
If you live in a cold climate, likely one of your biggest concerns when you are considering which used vehicle you should buy is how well it will perform in snowy,...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Dog Owners
Dog owners are a special breed of drivers. When they shop for a used car they have a list of requirements that can be quite different from other drivers, which tends...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Live in a Hilly Area
Do you live in terrain that is hilly? Do your city streets feature plenty of inclines and declines that can be nothing short of treacherous in miserable weather? If so, when it’s time to purchase a car you’re...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're a Skier
When summer ends, skiers start thinking about hitting the hills, and that means having to contend with winter driving conditions. Not just any vehicle is going to get the job done. We have evaluated several used ski-worthy vehicles,...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Senior Citizens
Everyone needs a way to get around. You need to get groceries, get to doctors’ appointments, visit with family and more. However, senior citizens have very different needs when it comes...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Love Camping
Do you love camping, getting back to nature and enjoying life in the great outdoors? If you do, then you know that getting there can be half the fun, and it’s even...
The Best Used Cars to Buy That Can Be Towed Behind an RV
Summer is a great time for a road trip, but often travelers like bringing all the conveniences of home along, in the form of an RV. Then they tow...
The Best Used Cars to Buy to Maximize Resale Value
A car is not an investment. An investment, by definition, increases in value. A car is a necessary purchase, and it will never appreciate in value, with the possible exception of...

Related questions

Question
Clutch Problem with Jeep Patriot
The clutch system does have several parts that if worn or failing could account for the rattling noise. The system would have to be inspected first hand though to pinpoint the exact issue and estimate the cost. If you desire...
Question
How much would it cost to fix and buy a radiator and lower hose for a 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee?
A radiator and radiator hose is typically a relatively inexpensive fix, however you may want to consider having an inspection done on the vehicle to be sure there are not other issues that may be present. I would suggest checking...
Question
Alarm on Jeep Liberty is preventing me from starting my vehicle and it will not shut off
It is possible that the control module forbthe aftermarket security system has failed. In order to resolve this issue, you would need to get in contact with the shop that installed the system or the manufacturer of the system to...
Question
my car over heated and slowly deceased in mph. I pulled over to the side of the road and continued after it cooled down. What shou
It is possible that you have a coolant leak. I would recommend checking the coolant level and top off as needed. I would recommend continuing to pull over as needed if tje vehicle is over heating until you can have...
Question
The pulley on the crankshaft on my 2004 grand cherokee is loose and after tightening it comes loose
Hi Rob. Typically this is an indication that the pulley or the crankshaft harmonic balancer is damaged and needs to be replaced. In most cases, when you have this problem, it's best to replace the crankshaft harmonic balancer and the...
Question
Lower control arm snapped at axel can i drive if i go slow
Hi Tiffany. I would strongly recommend against driving with any damage to the front suspension. Even driving slowly can create a rather serious safety issue. It's always best in these cases to defer to caution and have the vehicle towed....
Question
Car wont start, but everything on the inside like my lights and radio works fine.
If the starter motor is not even cranking the engine, among the first possibilities is a weak battery, excessive voltage drop in the starter circuit due to poor electrical connections, or a dead starter/solenoid. Prior to performing diagnostics the battery...
Question
if my ABS,tracking light and ESP light on will it still pass inspection
Your vehicle will not pass inspection with this light on. You may have a bad speed sensor at one of the wheels. Have the system scanned for stored codes so the system can be diagnosed.
Question
Engine chirp chirp chrip
Most likely the noise is coming from the drive belt. You can try to spray some wd40 on the belt and see if the noise goes away since the belt may be dried out. If the noise does not go...
Question
Should I put synthetic oil in my jeep commander
Hi there. This is a great article that talks about the benefits of swapping to synthetic oil. In regards to advice, today's synthetic oils and conventional oils are made much better than in years past. That being said, as engines...
Question
Check engine light P0113
Claimed by Tim Charlet
Question
Hail damage rough estimate
We do not do body work and cannot give you an estimate for body damage repairs. If you have mechanical damage let us know and we can estimate those repairs for you.
Question
The horn on my 07 grand cherokee was not working. I replaced the horn and now it works but it would not stop honking! Also the p
The horn buttons on the airbag may be shorting in the airbag. This can happen all the time or when there are temperature changes such as overnight when it cools and contracts and shorts out. If the switch is part...
Question
Horn won't stop when honked, panic won't stop when turned on
Yes, wrong parts and incorrectly wired circuits can cause this. The procedure to diagnose this relies on the factory wiring diagram. Basically, once the malfunction is occurring, you simply trace the circuit using a volt meter to discover where and...
Question
Rattle noise
Hi Mitchel. Typically when you hear rattling while the vehicle is in motion it's due to something loose within the driveline system. This could range from the input shaft, U-bolts, or even loose brackets that hold the driveshaft in place....
Question
engine swab questions
The alteration in weight will require suspension/alignment modifications that will have to be engineered. The carryover of the PCM and all controls must be comprehensive but even if you can get it to work, you might run into issues using...
Question
Hi I wanted to know where is the computer for the engine located on a 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee
The main computer is mounted in the passenger side of the engine compartment.
Question
P0642 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee
The low reference voltage may be from one of the engine sensors like the throttle position sensor shorted reference signal. You can try to disconnect one engine sensor at a time to see if code P0642 goes away and the...
Question
Shifter slides into neutral w/o using button on shifter and while driving
This is normal way the shifter works. The button would need to be used to get from neutral to reverse. There is nothing wrong with your vehicle's shifter.
Question
How many hours to replace the ball jonts and control arms on a '08 keep grand Cherokee
If you are referring to just the front, to replace all 4 control arms (upper and lower) in the front is probably in the neighborhood of 7 hours (roughly). But, you can obtain a precise, instant and detailed price quote,...

Need a mechanic?

Our certified mobile mechanics make house calls in over 700 U.S. cities. Fast, free online quotes for your car repair.

Get a quote

Post a question and get free advice from our certified mechanics.


Ask a question