1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overview

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4.45 stars

Based on 60 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

Evan Hooker

My Jeep Won't Start

My 1997 grand jeep cherokee limited 4x4 had a fuel pump problem so I got and put in a new one ran fine for about 20mins then was coming back in to town going about 25 mph then it died and now it ...

3 views with 1 answer (last answer about a day ago)
Evan Hooker

Jeep Died While Running

My jeep was dieing at various speeds so I changed the fuel pump ran fine for 10to20mins then it died while I was driving and now won't start

17 views with 8 answers (last answer 4 days ago)

97grand Cherokee 4.0 Distributor Timing I Know Compression Stroke Turn P...

Rebuilt motor 4.0 having trouble with timing I know compression stroke turn by hand to TDC put pin in distributor should fall in but it doesn't if I put it about twenty degrees back it will fal...

5 views with no answers yet

Siphone Gas

I have 97 jeep grand Cherokee Laredo fuel oumo went out with full take I cant get hose in far enough to get gas out whats the best way to get gas out

35 views with 5 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)

Gages Dead, Wont Stay Running

97 Jeep GC, will not stay running and gages are all dead. Battery went dead standing but replaced it, I believe it has gas and is not fuel pump. I believe it has to do with the computer or something...

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