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Cranks but no start

98 cherokee xj 4.0L auto
shut off while driving --pushed back in garage at home
3/4 tank of gas shows "0"
turn key --strong crank --gas low light -lights and goes off
fuel guage does not move--no sound of fuel pump
does not start

tried switching relays under hood checked all under hood fuses
all other systems work a usual

what is reason no start or run??

thanks ds

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  • fordtristar Aug 26, 2008

    I currently have the same situation with my wife's 98 cherokee.I have not been able to troubleshoot yet.

  • hordie Feb 08, 2009

    I have the same problem with my 1998 cherokee limited , was just driving normally and she died, found blown auto shut down and computer fuses under hood, turns over sweet as just wont fire. unsure were the actual fault is though.



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Check the fuses inside on the right hand front kick panel

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