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199 Jeep cherokee stalls without warning

My jeep stalls randomly without warning. I have replaced spark plugs, distributor cap and rotor, and changed the fuel pump and filters. What direction should I go in next?

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  • Turtle19 Feb 09, 2009

    I can put the car in N and start it right back up without stopping the car.

  • Turtle19 Feb 09, 2009

    I replaced the fuel pump due to the stalling I believe all connections are tight. When the vehicle stalls I put it in "N" and start it right back up without ever slowing down

  • long_ilnd Apr 04, 2009

    While driving jeep will stall. Will start after a few minutes or it could be up to an hour. Fuel pump has been replaced spark plugs wires. Once drove 2000 miles over several months with no stalls then all of a sudden stalls and does it over and over again.

  • spezdispence May 11, 2010

    did you check the crank shaft position sensor. it is a common problem with the cherokees

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    does not have spark

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Does it start right back up after it stalls? make sure all conections are tight at fuel pump, sounds like it could be loosing ground at pump, or hot lead is loosing its connection at pump.Also fuel pump relay could be getting hot and quits working.

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  • ccn7 Feb 09, 2009

    I forgot to ask if you had changed distributor maduel, they have been known to quit working when they get hot, and start working when they cool alittle, but usely not that quick. If your sure the connections are not an issue try the fuel pump relay.

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