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1997 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
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Utilitarian — Aside from the sentimental value attached to this Jeep (it was inherited from a dear friend), this Jeep has always been trustworthy and useful. No major engine problems, no surprises with the regular maintenance, and frequent usefulness all make this a great vehicle. It's the kind of vehicle that inspires ideas to go off road and take it out to actually use.

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

Pros: This reliable old vehicle is everything the typical boxy jeep cherokee is supposed to be - it's reliable, adaptable, stronger than you'd expect, and the gas mileage is less than ideal. For a 17 year old car it's in great shape with low miles. Having the capacity for 4wd makes this car incredibly useful for camping, off roading, etc..

Cons: Low gas mileage compared to more recent vehicles, needs a paint job, and the rear of the headliner is starting to fall.

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1997 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
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Jeep Cherokee With Lift — I have nothing bad to say about this jeep She is so reliable and so strong Gets me home in the snow! Has power door locks and windows, love the keyless entry Lots of space in the back. Looks sexy as hell with a brush gard and lift BFG's hold up extremely well.

Pros: Handles great. reliable, love this jeep

Cons: Nothing to dislike here!

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1997 Jeep Cherokee SE 4-Door 4WDReview
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Amazing Value For The Money! — Best vehicle I've owned yet. It could go almost anywhere. I never did manage to get it stuck. Throw on some mud terrain tires and these things are awesome in the snow. The manual 6cyl is very quick. They are very roomy inside and the rear seat folds down for more room. Only problem I had was that the spare was inside the vehicle and was a donut. I ended up taking it out all together for more room.

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

Pros: It has plenty of room for people and cargo. Plus it goes almost anywhere!

Cons: Rear springs were sagging.

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1997 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
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Its An Awsome Jeep — This is a really nice Jeep, its great for going mudding, offroading, and driving in the snow. It also is really good on gas, i put about 40 dollars in the tank at 3.36 a gallon and it fills it to almost full.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: I love the 4x4 the most, its great going offraod.

Cons: theres nothing to hate about it.

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1997 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
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Great To Me — just good fun ride / toy have lotta fun in this bad boy beat the helll outta it and it still gets me point a to point b. just gotta go out and have fun in it and youll fall in love

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

Pros: one of a kind

Cons: pain in the ass

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1997 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
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Nice All Around — Amazing car drives good, beautiful paint and exterior shape, great acceleration and handling, interior is nicely redone for the 97 XJ's, Good gas mileage for the straight inline six, the cherokee is amazing to drives and is well worth its value

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

Pros: Powerful

Cons: Nothing

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1997 Jeep Cherokee Country 4-Door 4WDReview
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Great Family Vehicle For Those Who Like To Get Out Doors — We loved our jeep. It got great mileage it looked great and handled the trails we drove it on just fine. The only thing we didnt like was the crazy kinks in the cooling system which lead to its demise.

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

Pros: roomy, quick, great on the trails

Cons: cooling system is funny

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1997 Jeep Cherokee Country 4-Door RWDReview
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A Man's Car. — I mean seriously? Review an SUV Icon? Why? It's exactly what you'd expect. it's a truck, you can beat the crap out of it, it doesn't break, and if it does, it's cheap as hell to fix! This is my 2nd, and I'll always have one around, even if it's not my main car. It's roomy, hauls all my gear, is relatively comfortable, and is a monster off-road, even in stock form. If you've never driven one, you should, and you can pick them up cheap nowadays.

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

Pros: It's a Jeep

Cons: It's not a Porsche

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1997 Jeep Cherokee Country 4-Door 4WDReview
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Street Tank — It's a though guy heavy but fun its braking its pretty decent considering that its a big jeep handling might be hard some times but when you get to dirtroads its soo good and fun to drive, this is a tank really it has more that 13 years and works like a swiss watch its pretty bad on gas and maintenance every 10000 miles

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

Pros: Bumps and hole can kiss my ass

Cons: Gas every third day ...

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1997 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4-Door 4WDReview
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I Like It — My jeep has a 4.0, soon to be Stroker, not bad on power, extremely tough suspension, cheap to buy, and it feels good towering over all the little compacts in traffic. Yeah!!! It is a good overall on/offroad vehicle.

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

Pros: It'll Go anywhere!!!

Cons: it doesn't go around corners at high speed

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