1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overview

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Trims

Laredo
65 national listings
Limited
42 national listings
Orvis
2 national listings
TSi
13 national listings

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Average User Score

4.45 stars

Based on 56 reviews

Great Vehicle On And Off The Roads by Dan
 — Ive always wanted a Grand Cherokee, seeing as it was the first car i ever drove. So when i saw one sitting on the side of the road with a for sale sign, i knew i had to get it. 101000 miles, and onl... Read More
Great Jeep If You Can Afford The Gas. by Kyle
 — This has been a great Jeep. Reliability has been pretty good. I've had the fuel pump go bad on me and the fan clutch and water pump, everything else has worked perfect. The transmission is starting... Read More
Great All Around by Joe
 — Performance wise it depends on the motor you decide to go with the straight 6 aka 4.0 wise ideal for daily use 5.2 is good for power and offroad and towing 5.9 is offroad and also a great street jeep ... Read More

1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 56 reviews

1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee

The 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee comes in four trims: Laredo, Limited, TSi, and Orvis, named for the outdoor gear company.

Drivers like the 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee's smooth ride, comfortable interior, and power. They dislike its slow acceleration and disappointing mileage.

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Jeep Grand Cherokee Questions

nico1993
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I Have A 97 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Replaced The Crankshaft Position Sensor St...

I found out that my tail lights went out one morning, later that day after driving to and from work I parked it and wiggled some wires realized my battery temperature sensor was ripped so I removed ...

2,288 views with 10 answers (last answer 2 days ago)
prhoades
0

Instrument Cluster Died

After sitting for a couple days, I started my 97 GC limited (5.2 L AWD) and started it up...sad to say but the entire instrument cluster was dead and the only check light that illuminated was the ABS...

1,636 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
chrissnider454
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97 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited Wont Start After Transmission Swap

I just pulled out a bad tranny in my jeep the other day and just got a used one from another jeep. well I got it all put in and it wont start im so stumped on why it ran like a champ before I pulled t...

8 views with no answers yet
jblair34
0

Jeep Cherokee Laredo 1997 4 Wheel Drive

Hi so recently I have been having problems with my cherokee starting. When I put the key in and turn it I will get a click sound but when I take it out of park and put it into neutral it will start...

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jeepluvr
205

Starting Issue

I have a 97 Grand Cherokee limited. has the 5.2 litre 318. has approx 115,000 miles. When the engine is cold usually on first start up the engine only turns but does not fire. If I turn the key back t...

1,286 views with 8 answers (last answer about a month ago)