jeep cranks but won't turn over.

Asked by May 26, 2014 at 09:45 AM about the 1996 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Sport 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 96 jeep was running great the day before.I went to start it the next day and it just cranked.I thought it might be a fuel pump or fuel filter so i sprayed starting fluid down the air intake but nothing.So I ruled them out.Next i pulled a plug to see if i was getting a spark.I was not.I replaced the plugs(they were due anyway) and the ignition coil but it still won't start.Wires are original and on tight Anybody know what it might be?

1 Answer

625

crankshaft position sensor

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Jeep cherokee turns off while driving. new crank sensor new distributor and still having problems 110 answers

    1994 Jeep cherokee

    1994 Jeep Cherokee 2 Dr Sport

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • jeep won't start! 1 answer

    When I turn my key over my radio and everything comes on as it should but when I try to start it nothing happens it doesn't crank or make any noise at all what's the problem? Thank in advance !

    1994 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Sport

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • jeep turns off while driving, 43 answers

    driving and jeep dies and slows to a halt , already replaced in line fuel filter no help

    1994 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr SE 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Jeep won't start 1 answer

    While driving, the jeep surged like it skipped a gear or knocked out of gear. Come to find out, the distributor cap and rotor burnt out, blew a hole in the cap, fried the roto. I replaced the cap and ...

    1997 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr SE 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Jeep not turning over 3 answers

    I need help figuring out why my jeep cranks but won't turn over.

    1997 Jeep Wrangler SE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Jeep Cherokee Questions

Jeep Cherokee Experts

#1 Daniel Guillen-Pizzorni
Daniel Guillen-Pizzorni
Reputation 1,080
#2 swtcat13
swtcat13
Reputation 1,040
#3 JimRoy
JimRoy
Reputation 900
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
1,149 Great Deals out of 70,918 listings starting at $495
Used Jeep Wrangler
525 Great Deals out of 17,633 listings starting at $2,990
Used Toyota 4Runner
404 Great Deals out of 20,898 listings starting at $2,499
Used Ford Explorer
1,475 Great Deals out of 74,562 listings starting at $985
Used Ford F-150
3,425 Great Deals out of 208,024 listings starting at $1,273
Used Toyota RAV4
1,111 Great Deals out of 56,747 listings starting at $1,999
Used Honda CR-V
1,309 Great Deals out of 73,137 listings starting at $1,995

Used Cars For Sale