i have replaced the starter 3 due to something i thought it was the battery and that was not it i replaced that before the starter but i thought it was the alternator they say no so why does the starter keep going out if every thing else is good i also have had gas issue i replace the filter and gasoline to valareo and it works better but i needs alot of advise on this truck where do i go what i do
the starter issue on 1990 Jeep Cherokee
by phillysteph in New Braunfels, TX on February 01, 2011
ANSWER by dandd on February 01, 2011
If you are not getting factory quality parts, they can keep failing at a very fast rate. When the Jeep does not start, does that battery still have at least 12.6 volts? The headlights working is not a sufficient test, you need to measure the voltage. Does the Alternator put out at least 13.8-14.1 volts when the Jeep is idling with all electrical loads off, i.e. the lights, wipers, heater etc.
Today, I had the starter replaced. Even with the old one the vehicle would start quickly and run smooth, although I knew it was on its last legs. Now that I replaced it, it is harder to start. The ...