98 grand cherokee laredo is making a knocking noise dont know what it is, maybe a head gasket? cost?

5

Asked by Sep 06, 2009 at 03:12 PM about the 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I pulled into my driveway this morning, my engine started making a knocking noise. tThe oil pressur was very low (way below the add line). I added 2 quarts of oil and it is now in the safe zone. I started the engine, and it is still making the noise. My Aunt says it may be a "blown head" and my dad says it may be about to "throw a rod". What is it? How hard would it be to fix? How much should it cost?

1 Answer

5

ummmm it depends ummm iv got the 318 5.2 v8 ummm you could try the oil pump ummm if not i think its prolly bout to throw a rod it can get expensive but idrecomend keeping the jeep its worth it it also depends how many miles its go on it mines got 409,000miles on it it mite be the main engin barings

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Is my motor gone 7 answers

    I have a 2002 jeep yesterday I was driving on highway and it just shut off no lights on dash and than it wouldn't start today jump started it and it started but smokes a very little and is making a ...

    2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Replacement cost for differential pinion on a 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo? 2 answers

    I Have a loud howling noise coming from the rear end of the Jeep Grand Cherokee - Laredo. Year 1999 4 Wheel Drive 6 Cylinder engine

    1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • What could be wrong with my 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee? 40 answers

    I've been having problems with my Jeep. It started like 3 months ago, the engine just cuts off while I'm driving or at a stop light. In other occasions the engine starts skipping, turns off, then will...

    1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • jeep grand Cherokee Laredo battery/starting problem 7 answers

    My 1997 jeep grand Cherokee Laredo doesn't start all of the sudden I put the key in all power seems to be on cd lights and what not work. I turn the key and it makes a churning slow type of sound bu...

    1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Is a 99 jeep cherokee witha Inline 6 a good choice??? 37 answers

    Looking to buy one for the wife! Is it a good motor? Reliable? Gas mileage? THANKS

    1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

Search Jeep Grand Cherokee Questions

Jeep Grand Cherokee Experts

#1 inuevafreak
inuevafreak
Reputation 1,910
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,750
#3 thejeepdoctor
thejeepdoctor
Reputation 1,620
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Cherokee
344 Great Deals out of 55,498 listings starting at $2,295
Used Ford Explorer
1,001 Great Deals out of 73,800 listings starting at $750
Used Jeep Wrangler
442 Great Deals out of 19,188 listings starting at $2,994
Used Toyota 4Runner
328 Great Deals out of 20,882 listings starting at $1,990
Used Dodge Durango
330 Great Deals out of 24,233 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
807 Great Deals out of 28,674 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford F-150
2,878 Great Deals out of 212,656 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,307 Great Deals out of 156,238 listings starting at $1,395
Used Ford Mustang
398 Great Deals out of 44,403 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Accord
885 Great Deals out of 82,090 listings starting at $999

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo For Sale
2,971 listings starting at $25,322
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo For Sale
519 listings starting at $20,977
2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 178 listings starting at $19,987
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo For Sale
12 Great Deals out of 229 listings starting at $15,488
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 157 listings starting at $13,999