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Asked by Jan 15, 2014 at 04:37 PM about the 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

n sept in had a problem with my 98 cherokee sport, after replacing the battery and starter i found out it was a 3 fuse...now ...4 days ago it failed to start again...replaced battery AGAIN...STILL WONT START...battery is going dead but wont start except with a boost...what IN YOUR OPINION is wrong ?????

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the connection from the battery to the frame needs to be wirebrushed clean...both the lug (both sides) and the chassis where it bolts to....to insure a steady 300 cold cranking amp potential~

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thank you....ive come to the conclusion its not the starter...im more thinking now its the alternator...but thanks for you help...it is GREATLY APPRECIATED...

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have you got a voltage tester? there should be 15-17 volts regulated DC output from the thing~ (when running)~

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yes...and its fine...when running...but very low voltage thats why we think its the alternator...thank you sir...i really appreciate your answers...

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do you drink the worm?

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lol...use to ! :)

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