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1997 Jeep Cherokee(4.0) will not start. No spark

Have replaced plugs,cap/rotor,coil and wires. Need trouble shooting advice. Thanx.....

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  • koss_bridge May 30, 2009

    Fuses R OK

  • koss_bridge May 30, 2009

    Jeep (4.0) has no timing belt. The distributor rotates when cranking engine.

  • koss_bridge May 30, 2009

    No ignition module in this system

  • its420_us May 11, 2010

    Good fuses, no ignition module, I would start looking toward the "brain box".

  • its420_us May 11, 2010

    I bet you have a bad "ignition module".

  • its420_us May 11, 2010

    Have you checked your fuses?

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It sounds like the crankshaft sensor is the problem

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Have u checked ur saftey switch for ur fuel pump?

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Might be your neutral safety switch. Put it in neutral and see if it will start.

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Hi I am Vortash have you checked for spark at the plugs and fuel at the cylinders ( turn it over a few times remove a plug is it wet with petrol ) if not try that first and work backwards from the plugs , take the lead from the coil ( unless you have a coilpack fitted then check connections ) and check for spark there if all test are a pass then you need to check the cylinders for compresion ,if none check your timing belt and pray it hasnt snapped .. regards Vortash

Posted on May 30, 2009

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    clive pearson May 30, 2009

    Sorry uk version of this model must have a diffrent lump in but apart from that same checks .. fuel spark rotor , compression .. Regards Vortash

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