Tip & How-To about Jeep Grand Cherokee

1998 Grand cherokee

After changing out a bad battery, my GC began to stall, eventually refused to
start. Some one on the internet in a Jeep club suggested this. It solved my
problem. disconnect the battery cable (+ ) for about an hour- then Reconnect.
This resets the on board computer. This I found out after expensive shop
visit that did not fix the problem,

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Yes, but my problem came in a 1995 wrangler 4.0 liter. It is the camshaft sensor unit. Mine was in the distributor assembly. Get one I can almost garauntee that is what it is. I cannot however garauntee my spelling! Hope this helps!

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