had no heat, shop said I needed new ratorator, well new radiator and $368 later, still no heat, now they say my motor is just shot. but it runs to good for me to believe that, any sujestions?

Asked by Feb 27, 2015 at 03:56 PM about the 2000 Jeep Cherokee

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Took car to shop thinking I just needed a ratoator flush, cause I had no heat, well the shop
said the ratorator had a hole in it, and that's why I had no heat, well a new ratorator and
$368 later, still no heat, now they say my motor is just shot. 2000 jeep cherakee, it runs to
good for me to believe that, any sujestions?

2 Answers

143,455

Don't fall for that "engine is shot", especially since it runs well and does not blow smoke of any color. That place tried to play you for a fool, a hole in radiator cause of no heat. Ludicrous.

143,455

There is a valve that shuts coolant on/off to heater core that may be stuck...just one of many possibilities, click for full screen

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Cherokee

Looking for a Used Cherokee in your area?

CarGurus has 54,962 nationwide Cherokee listings starting at $2,495.

ZIP:

Search Jeep Cherokee Questions

Jeep Cherokee Experts

#1 Daniel Guillen-Pizzorni
Daniel Guillen-Pizzorni
Reputation 1,080
#2 swtcat13
swtcat13
Reputation 1,040
#3 JimRoy
JimRoy
Reputation 900
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
1,173 Great Deals out of 71,084 listings starting at $495
Used Jeep Wrangler
521 Great Deals out of 17,733 listings starting at $2,990
Used Toyota 4Runner
426 Great Deals out of 20,864 listings starting at $2,499
Used Ford Escape
1,693 Great Deals out of 87,221 listings starting at $995
Used Ford Explorer
1,504 Great Deals out of 74,211 listings starting at $985
Used Ford F-150
3,485 Great Deals out of 207,573 listings starting at $1,273
Used Toyota RAV4
1,147 Great Deals out of 56,634 listings starting at $1,999
Used Honda CR-V
1,326 Great Deals out of 73,489 listings starting at $1,068

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
38,234 listings starting at $13,704
2016 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
102 Great Deals out of 9,389 listings starting at $15,876
2015 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
125 Great Deals out of 3,495 listings starting at $12,848
2014 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
142 Great Deals out of 3,113 listings starting at $9,800
2001 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
190 listings starting at $2,500