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Grand Cherokee 2000 feels ''sluggish''

Feels as if it's in a lower gear or has added 300 pounds of weight. Has recently had an oil change...I assume they changed oil filter. Also has new snow tires inflated to almost 40 lbs. Has never been 'tuned" that I know I supposed to tune it? Has 108K miles.

note, I submitted this question earlier. When you wrote for a clarification, I didn't know where to answer. Sorry. Thanks for your help. Karen

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  • karennow Nov 16, 2008

    Nascar2, I am following your advice, and have scheduled a 6,000 mile service for this Thursday. I will e-mail the results, but I think you're right on. Thanks so much! karennow

  • Jnz718 Nov 23, 2008

    I think I have the same problem, I have a 99 Grand Cherokee 4.7, at speeds over 50 it feels like Im towing something, it has gotten an oil change recently, and I changed the transfer case fluid myself with the recomended fluid, any suggestions?



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I would start with a tune up and fuel system service

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  • Russell Bailey Nov 16, 2008

    let me know the results and if i can be of further assistance



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