My jeep wont start need help

Asked by Apr 13, 2015 at 05:10 PM about the 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I try and start it it cranks and clicks like it
wants to start but doesnt.. I jump it and it
starts easy then wont idle just dies! I take the
distributor cap off and clean the inside and
jump it again it will stay running but when i
turn it off and try and start it again i have to
repeat the process

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8,055

The battery is dead, replace it, also check the alternator output at the same time.

60

mine did that but it ws because the alarm was on and didn't know it...had to reset the alarm

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