1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overview

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4.45 stars

Based on 59 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

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Based on 57 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


Emergency Hand Brake

My e-brake works sometimes, then not...the button keeps sticking. I'm a girl....so is there anyway I can repair the button without having to pull off the brakes, etc? I love my Jeep, but DANGED..the...

11 views with 2 answers (last answer about a week ago)
Dee Martinez

I Have A '97 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Standard Transmission That Won't Turn Ove...

I have a '97 jeep grand Cherokee with a standard transmission that hasn't given me any serious trouble before in the past but recently has not started. When putting the clutch in and turning the ke...

43 views with 5 answers (last answer about a week ago)

How Come My Coil Isn't Getting Power To It

I've replace distributor module, crankshaft sensor the button iac idk wat else to do

9 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)

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 ...

7,381 views with 14 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
Blontae Laurant

Can I Get My Door Repaired

drivers side door not secure needs wont stay locked and inside panel needs repair. Do I really have to buy another door or can I just get it repaired? don't know trim just know 4x4 v8

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