Jeep Cherokee started and ran for 1 minute then shut down.

Asked by May 18, 2014 at 09:29 AM about the 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Started the Cherokee up and it ran for a short while then shut down.   Engine will turn over
but it will not start.  Vehicle has gas, no lights coming on at all.

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What year is it and what engine?

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2001 4.0

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Have you checked for fuel pressure? There are a few different things that could cause what you've got going on. I'd start with checking fuel pressure because it's really easy to do. All you've got to do is access the pressure port on the fuel rail and connect your fuel pressure gauge

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