1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overview

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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


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...

1,216 views with 8 answers (last answer 3 days 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 ...

1,920 views with 9 answers (last answer 5 days ago)

'97 Jeep Grand Cherokee Intermittently "losing Power" While Driving - No Co...

'97 Jeep Grand Cherokee (Laredo, V6/4.0) has started intermittently "losing power" while driving. Occasionally it actually dies (twice going uphill, once stressed, once cold). Usually it just acts l...

2,135 views with 10 answers (last answer about a week ago)

Can I Put An Ac Compressor Form A 96 Grand Cherokee On My 97?

I have a 1997 jeep grand cherokee and the a/c doesn't work. I looked and came across a 96 grand cherokee with an inline 6 (mine is a v8). I just wanted to know if I could put it on my jeep to possib...

13 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

I Have A 97 Jgc With A 6 Cyl Engine. Will A 95 6 Cyl From A Jgc Fit? Are Th...

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