My 2002 jeep grandcherokee has been shaking and will stall out if i dont put it in neutral at stop lights or if stopped in traffic. Rides smooth on highway or regular streets.

Lakachia Aranda

Asked by Oct 03, 2014 at 12:26 PM about the 2001 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Classic 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Changed plugs camshaft sensor coil
pack   Brought to mechanic but said
not the fuel filter cause only shakes n
stalls at lights( when ideling)

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May help to clean the throttle body and or the tps is bad,click to up size ,it will be number 5.

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Lakachia Aranda

Thank you will check..

Lakachia Aranda

Do u think a dirty bad air filter could possiably be problem??? Just removed n its ripped n really dirty


Yes could be,may have drew dirt up in to throttle body,making it run this way,clean it and replace with new filter.

Lakachia Aranda

Thanks so much. And for answering so quickly.

Lakachia Aranda

Ok changed n cleaned filter and throttle body. Still same. Did not replace tps yet. Is that expensive???

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If your is the v6,it,s at autozone for,37.99

Lakachia Aranda

Any other sugestions besides this part. Just changed so many things wanted to have a couple more sugestions when i bring to mechanic.


May be check the fuel filter,and fuel pressure,to make sure pump is operating corretly.

Lakachia Aranda

This was my guess all along....but im a girl so i dont know tooo much about cars. Just drive. The mech said that it prob wasnt fuel filter cause it would still shake n stall while driving.. You have been super helpful and would reccomend your sight to friends n family. Thank u

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