So my mother drove my jeep and my radiator has a leak in it but she forgot to check it so she drove it empty and it overheated really bad and now it's runny awful idles horribly and cylinder #1 and #4

Asked by Jan 05, 2015 at 08:17 AM about the 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

264,565

She might have warped the heads from overheating the engine. For how high the labor costs would be to machine the heads and remove the whole top end off the motor you might look into a used engine.

10

blowen between the clyenders replace the head gasket. you can get used engine for about 350.00 to 500.00 used from savage yard

Your Answer

Jeep Grand Cherokee Experts

  • #1
    inuevafreak
    Reputation
    2,150
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    2,000
  • #3
    thejeepdoctor
    Reputation
    1,960
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Cherokee
495 Great Deals out of 61,327 listings starting at $3,995
Used Dodge Durango
364 Great Deals out of 24,188 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Explorer
1,198 Great Deals out of 69,511 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota 4Runner
335 Great Deals out of 26,750 listings starting at $1,800
Used Jeep Wrangler
494 Great Deals out of 19,451 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
792 Great Deals out of 41,763 listings starting at $1,987
Used Ford F-150
3,185 Great Deals out of 223,425 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Mustang
582 Great Deals out of 39,714 listings starting at $1,895
Used Honda Accord
1,057 Great Deals out of 74,032 listings starting at $1,100

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD For Sale
6,127 listings starting at $27,337
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD For Sale
23 Great Deals out of 942 listings starting at $22,986
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD For Sale
17 Great Deals out of 526 listings starting at $19,000
2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD For Sale
24 Great Deals out of 1,168 listings starting at $17,995
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD For Sale
20 Great Deals out of 710 listings starting at $13,998

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.