1990 Jeep Cherokee Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1990 Jeep Cherokee

Looking for repair information or to purchase this vehicle?
Choose the information you want to see here, in one click!
Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a Jeep Cherokee is $514. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1990 Jeep Cherokee Problems

1990 Jeep Cherokee vehicles have 15 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1990 Jeep Cherokee problem is: Engine Oil Leaks From Valve Cover, Oil Pan, and Timing Cover Gaskets
Engine oil leaks from the valve cover gasket, oil pan gasket and timing cover gasket are common.
The throttle position sensor (TPS) may fail causing intermittent drivability problems like hard starting, stallin...

Find a Certified Mechanic

Find a high quality auto repair shop or dealer near you
1990 Jeep Cherokee Reliability Rating
Above Average

The Jeep Cherokee Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 17th out of 26 for compact SUVs. The average annual repair cost is $514 which means it has poor ownership costs. The frequency and severity of repairs are both fairly average when compared with all other vehicles.

1990 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

1990 Jeep Cherokee vehicles rate highest in Suspension and needs improvement in Heating
Overall (1 Reviews)
Drive Train

Most Common 1990 Jeep Cherokee Questions

There are 45 related questions for 1990 Jeep Cherokee vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
I need my transmission rebuild 90 jeep Cherokee 4x4 4.0l
I put new air filter in and a week later the back side is saturated with oil from the tubes.