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1997 Jeep Cherokee Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Jeep Cherokee

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$513
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 1997 Jeep Cherokee is $513. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1997 Jeep Cherokee Problems

1997 Jeep Cherokee vehicles have 13 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1997 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...

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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 $513 which means it has lower than average ownership costs. The frequency and severity of repairs are both fairly average when compared with all other vehicles.

1997 Jeep Cherokee Reviews

1997 Jeep Cherokee vehicles rate highest in Suspension and needs improvement in Body
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Most Common 1997 Jeep Cherokee Questions

There are 28 related questions for 1997 Jeep Cherokee vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
Vacuum lines work from engine through firewall to ac, but only get floor vents and side defrost vent ac is cold but d...
As that is all that is wrong with the exaust

1997 Jeep Cherokee Recalls

1997 Jeep Cherokee vehicles have 4 known recalls. The most common recall is: Recall 00V136000.
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