Asked by Oct 20, 2019 at 02:31 PM about the 1997 Jeep Cherokee Country 4-Door RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Trans. Will Not go in reverse

3 Answers

My 97 jeep Cherokee will not reverse but will go into drive in every gear. Including neutral...meaning it will drive in neutral?


Probably time for a rebuild.


Check the linkage, but it really sounds like something broke internally.

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