2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Cranks but won't start after overheating

15

Asked by Mar 21, 2015 at 12:00 AM about the 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited

Question type: General

Jeep dead in my driveway,  one day while driving to work, i noticed my heater wasn't
blowing hot air, next thing I know it was reading 260 and then it just shut off. I pulled
over and noticed it was that the radiator was not hot though. Unlike my other jeep that
normally boils water when it overheats. Anyways, after about 10 minutes it started up,
then 20 mins later died again then had to get towed home.  

Now it just cranks over but wont start. I tested the starter, flushed out the Radiator,
heater core, hoses and engine, replaced the water pump and thermostat. Checked the
oil, low but regular oil color. And cleaned battery terminals and connectors. Also
Checked all fuses under dash.

No check engine light and no codes found per my reader....

1 Answer

15

Oh I also pulled all the plugs to check for oil, burns, blasts, whatever... They were fine, just a little worn out so Im swapping them.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Jeep Grand Cherokee Experts

  • #1
    inuevafreak
    Reputation
    2,110
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,890
  • #3
    thejeepdoctor
    Reputation
    1,790
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Cherokee
402 Great Deals out of 41,245 listings starting at $1,800
Used Ford Explorer
798 Great Deals out of 63,365 listings starting at $1,495
Used Jeep Wrangler
281 Great Deals out of 15,911 listings starting at $2,997
Used Toyota 4Runner
244 Great Deals out of 21,761 listings starting at $1,500
Used Dodge Durango
278 Great Deals out of 20,488 listings starting at $999
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
643 Great Deals out of 36,956 listings starting at $1,800
Used Ford F-150
2,235 Great Deals out of 183,025 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,134 Great Deals out of 183,037 listings starting at $1,898
Used BMW X5
402 Great Deals out of 13,086 listings starting at $2,495
Used Chevrolet Camaro
420 Great Deals out of 31,911 listings starting at $2,395
Used Jeep Liberty
239 Great Deals out of 7,225 listings starting at $990

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited For Sale
454 listings starting at $36,675
2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited For Sale
20 Great Deals out of 2,697 listings starting at $29,990
2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 301 listings starting at $23,591
2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited For Sale
16 Great Deals out of 479 listings starting at $22,099
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited For Sale
26 Great Deals out of 479 listings starting at $16,995

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.