1998 Jeep Cherokee User Reviews

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    1998 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Sport 4WDReview
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    Good Vehicle, But Expensive To Maintain — It is a good vehicle for my purposes. Having no swaybar front or rear means it's not a race car. The offroad capabilities make up for the street worthiness. Having aussie lockers front and rear give it great traction offroad.

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

    Pros: Offroad capability

    Cons: Breaks alot

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    1998 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Sport 4WDReview
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    Cher-okee — reliable, 4wd vehicle, just goes along with 70 years of Jeep tradition, cheap to buy, bad gas mileage, great off road performance, body is rough, easy to modify, great 0-60, handles like crap, fun to drive at times, sometimes not so much

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: 4 door 4wd station wagon

    Cons: gas mileage

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    1998 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Classic 4WDReview
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    Can't Beat It. Easy To Customize, Fun To Drive. — Can't stop it, bullet proof, 4.0 HO, Rusty's lift on 31 Dick Cepeks. Arguably one of the toughest Jeeps of all time, and my personal most reliable ride I've ever owned. This rig is featured on Cardomain.com as well as one of Rusty's Rigs. An all season beast.

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

    Pros: Unstoppable.

    Cons: Gas or you like getting stuck.

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    Good For Work And Play — Not bad on gas but could be better. Handle good or an SUV. Good power for a straight 6. Hasn't rusted yet so good quality. Haven't had to replace anything other than the normal plugs and wires yet so quality parts.

    Pros: Fun to drive and offroad in.

    Cons: Gas milage isn't the best.

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    1998 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Sport 4WDReview
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    Fun — This is Alice, my explore-o-mobile. She has wonderful performance off-road and on. She does need maintenance from time to time, but considering her age she is running beautifully. As a purple box-shaped car she is not the most awesome looking thing in the world but she makes up for it when climbing over rocks and mud. Lots of fun to drive!

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

    Pros: Off road ability

    Cons: Poor mileage

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    1998 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Sport 4WDReview
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    Good To Own But Getting Older And Harder To Repair — performance ,very good lots of torque. build quality..better than earlier jeeps this is my 5th and newest so i am pleased they got better.appearance very good simple and functional.costs...heavy on fuel but only around town.cheap to repair because i have many resourses to repair without paying labour costs .fun factor great .

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: compact car with lots of big car features.

    Cons: fuel economy and phantom faults

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    1998 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Sport 4WDReview
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    Its A Jeep Thing You Wouldnt Understand. — bit of a gas hog maybe if it wasn't a box it would be better. great build quality can take a beating an keep on going. in certain situations it can be fun to drive. don't buy one unless it has 4 wheel drive.

    Pros: its a jeep

    Cons: its a jeep

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    1998 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Sport 4WDReview
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    It's My Baby. — New brakes are good for my jeep, as is the new engine. It pulls well with the torquey inline six. Wanders a little with the lift and shot bushings. Rattles a lot but is super fun to drive. Expensive to maintain, but that's just because everything went bad at once (it's 12 years old).

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

    Pros: Off road performance

    Cons: cost of ownership, gas mileage

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    1998 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Classic 4WDReview
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    Fun — Its my toy. I love it. My jeep will be nothin but an offroad beast soon. It svery capable on and offroad. Plenty of room for storage, kinda comfortable. It will take a beating and keep going no matter what you throw at it.

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

    Pros: thev way it looks now

    Cons: not enough money to put into it

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    Get A Jeep, You Wont Regret It! — Although she gets 10mpg, this Jeep is my baby and I love the thing. The performance is sub-par at best. With only 190 hp from the factory, all I've added has been a CAI and a throttle body spacer. The build quality AND appearance are both very unique in the fact that I wanted to retain the badass nature of this Jeep while still keeping it trial worthy.

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

    Pros: People always stare as I drive by and it never gets old.

    Cons: It'll eat Hummer's alive on the trial.

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2015 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

    Would Not Buy Jeep Again By bostongreekgeek

    No gps when purchased. Dealer blatantly lied to Jeep customer service that they had informed me prior to purchase. Wont be buying Jeep ever again. After signing paperwork, dealer really does not offer... Read More

    Modern And Sweet By adamsenloe

    I finally decided on the Jeep Cherokee. I had looked at the Grand Cherokee, but there were recalls on the 2014's with no resolution, so I thought it best to stay away from the 2015's as well. I deci... Read More

    2014 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

    Great Design And Engineering In A Mid-sized Suv By ECundiff

    for medium-price range transportation, this is a great choice; the size is large enough to offer four to five people comfortable space with a great sound system and a stylish ride. It easily outshin... Read More

    Nice Car And Easy On Gas. Great To Run Around Town Of Country In. By onlyhummer

    This car is almost as capable as my 07 Jeep Wrangler and much more comfortable and quiet. The cost to operate is much cheaper and easier to drive. I like the standard SAT Rad and U connect is very ... Read More

    2001 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

    Good Suv By Jamie

    Love mostly everything about this car except the roominess of the back seat. Road noise is an issue once we are on the freeway. The 4-Wheel drive was easy to use and great in the snow. Took on many f... Read More

    Very Capable, Upgradable, And Reliable Off Road Vehicle. By Lyonsden2162

    I love my jeep because it looks awesome and 4x4's very well. I have front and rear air lockers which make my jeep very capable. However the engine is load and could use more power. The front end sways... Read More

    2000 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

    Wish That Jeep Still Made This Model By ambpd

    I purchased this vehicle new, never had any problems other than the usual maintence, Love the high feeling on the road without it being over large. Easy parking, Fantastic in the mud,snow, anything..... Read More

    Too Bad Jeep Does Not Still Make Them. By Sly_Fox

    This is a great car for mixed use, varied climate. We owned it for 8 years and had a ball with it and it always started and always ran well. Trips long and short were always enjoyable and its load c... Read More

    1999 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

    Well Taken Care Of And Excellent Running. By Craig

    Great reliable, do it all jeep. Efficient and smooth running. Very inexpensive to up keep. Just a solid overall vehicle. From the smooth shifting to the engine power. 4.0 jeeps are one of the all time... Read More

    I Refuse To Get Rid Of It, Currently At 228,000miles By erin9821

    I love my car, it is very reliable. Keep up with maintenance and don't drive like a jerk and it will treat you good. Some parts start to get tired once you get to the higher miles so expect to replace... Read More

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