1996 Jeep Cherokee Overview


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2 Dr SE
2 national listings
2 Dr SE 4WD
2 national listings
2 Dr Sport
2 Dr Sport 4WD
1 national listing
4 Dr Country
1 national listing
4 Dr Country 4WD
11 national listings
4 Dr SE
1 national listing
4 Dr SE 4WD
Avg. Price: $4,858
4 Dr Sport
4 Dr Sport 4WD
27 national listings

Jeep Cherokee Experts

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Based on 54 reviews

Buy One That Hasn't Been Off-roaded Or Tinkered With, So Have Your Mechanic Inspect It To Be Sure. by Cody
 — I'll start with the negatives first. Due to the fact the the XJ is a heavy, 4-wheel drive SUV, it's fuel economy is quite bad, weekly fill ups are to be expected. Also, the XJ doesn't have much in t... Read More
1996 Jeep Cherokee - Best Vehicle I've Ever Owned !!! by Yodie1996
 — Bought this little baby used, never owned a Jeep prior to this one and I can't imagine being without it now. The six cyl. is great, plenty of power. It can tow just about anything. It has a great fee... Read More
My Beauitful Jeep by Jared
 — Obviously my Jeep isn't a race car but it goes when I push the gas to the floor. Brakes work great. Handing, well it lifted with no sway bars. My Jeep needs constant repairs since I take it wheeling a... Read More

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Jeep Cherokee Questions


My Cherokee 96 Is Having Transmission Failures

when I turn on my car and took him to the accelerating speed drive starts to fail and feel as if speed does not fall because the car loses power at times

2 views with 2 answers (last answer 6 days ago)

I Have A 1996 Jeep Cherokee Inline6. How Can I Make It Sound More Louder An...

13 views with 3 answers (last answer about a week ago)

Does A 1995 Jeep Cherokee Share The Same Throttle Body With A 1996? It's A ...

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Airbag Light

My jeep failed inspection as the inspector says the airbag light doesnt work. I can't find the light on the instrument panel. I pulled the panel and dont find one. Online researching says there...

61 views with 7 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

What Are The Two Plug Looking Things On The Bottom Of Transmission

I have a 1996 jeep Cherokee sport,while driving on the highway the motor reved up like it was in neutral. Was only able to go 25mph and rpm's was 3-4. Any idea of what to try before spending lots ...

12 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)