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1996 Jeep CherokeeReview
GuruCGQ78 writes:
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It has a very reliable engine and excellent off-road ability and is a good daily driver. Too bad they dont make em anymore.

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1996 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
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If You Want One Get It — i loved this car. always wanted one and glad I owned one for a bit. It was great in the snow and ice. Once we had a kid the backseat was terrible. No room for the car seat and passengers. had to upgrade

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: its a classic, amazing snow and off road

Cons: it's very compact, backseat impossible for tall people

21 of 25 people found this review helpful.
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1996 Jeep Cherokee SE 4-Door 4WDReview
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1996 Jeep Cherokee - Best Vehicle I've Ever Owned !!! — 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 feel to it, Very safe feeling when riding in the Jeep, There are practically no blind spots, you can see all around easily. Runs nice and cool and does not overheat. The interior is nice and roomy and the controls are easy to access and feel natural. This Jeep will never be for sale, it will stay in our family. If you're considering buying a four wheel drive, there's no need to spend 20 to 30 grand, you can pick up a nice used Cherokee, give it a little love and have a great 4 wheel vehicle that you will have a great time driving. You will love it!

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Reliable, FUN to drive, rugged, solid, a true work horse.

Cons: idiot light gauges - Installed a water temp gauge, now it's fine.

25 of 26 people found this review helpful.
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1996 Jeep Cherokee Country 4-Door 4WDReview
bluz2316 writes:
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N/a — Overall I feel in love with this car starting around 120k it constantly needed to be fix. It seems all except the engine and the transmisson is holding on the heart of the car is strong. I've had to replace the radiator, water pump, hoses, fuel tank, gas gang, fuel pump, deferential {rebuilt} that along is too much, as of now its having a major acceleration probelm and the axel is going again so the handling is off.

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6 of 17 people found this review helpful.
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1996 Jeep Cherokee SE 4-Door RWDReview
costanzio66 writes:
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Average — I bought this car new in 96. It was a terrible NEW car, but has developed into a very steady, reliable USED car. ( insert anti- jinx here ........@$#%&*) The A/C stopped working almost before I drove it off the lot, and continued to break down following several warranty repairs. Eventually, as time wore on, the A/C lost it's "free" repairs, and I have been using the manual windows for conditioning the air since. There were many other things that broke during the warranty period, but why whine about them. Hey, it's a Jeep. Shoulda known.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Good reliable, used car

Cons: Bad new car

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1996 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
mjosleyn writes:
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Never Failed Me — this jeep cherokee has been a very good vehicle, that has served me well over the years. Its only had a few minor issues over the past 17 years that have since been taken care of. It still does have a minor leak though, typical for an older vehicle.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

Pros: dependable

Cons: not very fuel efficeint comparatively

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1996 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
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My Little Buddy. — I love everything about what this Cherokee is capable of doing. Hauling, wheeling, camping, driving over concrete medians in the city and stuff to make people turn their heads for fun lol. Not to mention what she can do in the woods. Getting me to work no matter what the weather is like... 3 feet of snow is child's play for this old gal.

Pros: This thing is a workhorse and a half. It's been my camper in the woods on offroading trips, it's been my work truck at times, even my band vehicle to haul my guitar amps and stuff around. I take care of her and she treats me right!

Cons: Fuel economy I suppose, but what do you expect? Same thing with handling, if I cared about handling so much I'd buy a sports car, but where's the adventure in that??

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1996 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
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Grade A Qualitly When Kept Up With Maintence And The Abilty To Customise To Make One Bad Ass Ride — great off roadin because of it light weight built high out put in line six motor easy to maintain part fairly cheap endless custom ability ability to tow and carry loads like a truck with out being a complete boat to steer

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: act like a truck with out the down side of being a truck

Cons: only down side is know for rotted rocker pannels

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1996 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
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Built Just The Way I Like It. — when it comes to jeeps, this is the jeep to beat. for a short arm, she flexes more than needed! she might break from time to time, but thats because she loves the TLC. this jeep doesnt back down any trail, and loves a little trail damage!

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: the only choice for wheelin

Cons: top reason to avoid a jeep? none.

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1996 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
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Great For A 3rd Vehicle But Can Be A Bit Dicey To Rely On Every Day. — I love that this truck is so simple and rugged. It's very hard to break and very reliable overall. Mine has 233K on it and it runs great still. The only quality issues are for the smaller items. I've replaced the original radiator because the original was leaking and half plastic. Ive also replaced: door switches, starter, brake master cylinder, wheel bearing, catalytic converter, rear main seal, rear hatch struts and latch, battery and water pump all in the last 2 years. I purchased this vehicle from the original owner 2 years ago with 212K miles. All things considered these repairs were due and most cars never make it to 233K miles at all. I expect to get many more miles in the years to come.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Rock solid

Cons: little nagging issues and poor fuel economy

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2021 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

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2020 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

Review By Ronald

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Review By Adam

It could have a little more power to be honest but with the 4x4 functionality and AWD when in auto mode for the terrain setting its more than enough for a daily commuter. It has a great interior with ... Read More

2019 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

Review By Guru9C9XB1

The car drives beautifully.It is a bit small though. Read More

Review By Guru9BF2JW

I LOVE my jeep! The touch screen is awesome and it drives so smooth! And it is beautiful inside and out! Roomy and comfortable! Read More

2018 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

Review By Paul

The price was raised today. The car had too much giddy up. tap the gas and it flew Read More

Review By CarmelDiip

The car smelled like it had been rained in and left in the heat. A sour smell. The screen was cracked in several places. The car had been in an accident that they had no info for. But when I looked a... Read More

2017 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

Review By GuruZ7YKS

Just liked it a little did not have features I wanted Read More

Review By Tmr3202

I think this cars features was awesome! I dont think it is missing anything. Good comparison to most other SUVS, but not to large . Read More

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