95 cherokee 4dr

Asked by Nov 10, 2011 at 01:58 AM about the 1995 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Sport

Question type: Car Customization

I have a 95 cherokee and i was wonder will the motor from a 2001 grand cherokee of into my 95? or what motor will i use my jeep for errday use not off road or mud bogging and wanna do a motor swap from a grand cherokee so what motors are eazy swaps?

3 Answers

45

the 4 and 6 cyl engines will bolt directly in place as long as the engine was a factory option, you would only have to change motor mounts (likely). Now getting it to run properly is a whole different story. If you start changing the year of the engine, their is a lot of different wiring aspects that you would have to change, from simple sensors, to complete harnesses and computers depending on the year engine you want to put in. If you go from an obd1 engine (which is your current) and change to an obd2 (which is what is in the 2001) it will require a significant amount more thought in order for it to work properly. As long as you have the 4.0 straight six I would just get yours rebuilt or find one rebuilt. That is a solid engine and their is no reason to re-invent the wheel for your specific application. However if you have the 4-cylinder option, I would get a 4.0 liter straight six. In theory that should bolt in and hook up almost the same as long as you get a 4.0 from the same year, or close to it. In 1994 chrysler changed a few things to the cherokees to prepare for the ob2 change that will occur in 1996. So an engine from a 1994 or a 1995 should suffice very well for your ultimate goals.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
45

you want an older engine it can be done with the newer engine but its not easy

965

i don't recomended jr, all the wiring conectors are difrent 1995 and earlier are (OBD I ) and 1996 and up are ( OBD II ) they are more computerize it means no more distributor, the compurer on board runs everyting

Your Answer

Cherokee

Looking for a Used Cherokee in your area?

CarGurus has 61,368 nationwide Cherokee listings starting at $3,995.

ZIP:

Jeep Cherokee Experts

  • #1
    swtcat13
    Reputation
    1,720
  • #2
    Daniel Guillen-Pizzorni
    Reputation
    1,710
  • #3
    Luis660399
    Reputation
    1,440
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
1,044 Great Deals out of 72,262 listings starting at $1,195
Used Jeep Wrangler
502 Great Deals out of 19,452 listings starting at $1,999
Used Toyota 4Runner
334 Great Deals out of 26,862 listings starting at $1,800
Used Ford Explorer
1,224 Great Deals out of 69,682 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-150
3,210 Great Deals out of 223,761 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda CR-V
888 Great Deals out of 59,131 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota RAV4
801 Great Deals out of 53,686 listings starting at $999

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
43,704 listings starting at $14,990
2017 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
64 Great Deals out of 5,938 listings starting at $14,999
2016 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
125 Great Deals out of 3,554 listings starting at $10,900
2015 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
169 Great Deals out of 4,352 listings starting at $10,889
2014 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
141 Great Deals out of 3,286 listings starting at $9,990

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.