10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
13,920 miles

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problem #5

Oct 132005

Cherokee 4WD 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 69,600 miles
With the key in the off position, the engine continues to run. This is the third occurrence. I will list the date of first occurrence.

- College Point, NY, USA

problem #4

Feb 072002

(reported on)

Cherokee 4WD

  • miles
At 7200 miles the engine check light went on flashing. This happened 2 more time over last winter. Each time the spark plugs are fouled and replaced, the computer reports misfiring in the engine. Then in July my car went on fire after driving 6 miles to the store. I parked my car went into the store only to be called out 5 min later that my car was on fire. The fire department had to break into the car because the hood release was burnt. Chrysler said it was a rodent that chewed the fuel injector harness. Now I'm out my insurance deductible and additional rental car charges. Then 2/1/02 after driving to work 7 mile my car again went on fire after parking. This time my boyfriend heard a crackling sound and saw smoke when he stopped and pulled the hood release, saw flames and throw snow on it to put it out. It's still in the dealing waiting to see what Chrysler has to say now.

- Fleischmanns, NY, USA

problem #3

May 222000

Cherokee 4WD

  • miles
(1.) at 245 miles enginecheck light went on. Dealer replaced #5 spark plug and coil ignition system to correct. Four days later the same light went on. Also at 400 miles, 6/3/2000 estrong smell of gasoline in passenger compartment during cold starts.

- Dunellen, NJ, USA

problem #2

May 292000

Cherokee 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Defective spark plug #5 and ignition coil malfunctioned, causing vehicle to idle high and spontaneous.

- Dunellen, NJ, USA

problem #1

May 292000

Cherokee 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Defective spark plug #5 and ignition coil malfunctioned, causing vehicle to idle high and spontaneous.

- Dunellen, NJ, USA