2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Problems and Repair Histories

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2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee repairs by problem area

Engine (43%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (21%)

Brakes and Traction Control (10%)

Suspension and Steering (14%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (9%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (0%)

Other (3%)

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2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (14%)

$500 - $999 (28%)

$100 - $499 (55%)

< $100 (3%)

Chart based on 29 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4dr SUV

235-horsepower 4.7L V8 4-speed automatic AWD w/low range

Jeep Grand Cherokee in California, United States
Mar 2010 - Dec 2013
Dec 2010

87000 mi

US $160
Output Speed Sensor failed Front Passenger Door / replaced electric latch 
Jan 2013

115000 mi

US $600
Replaced radiator 
Apr 2013

118500 mi

US $200
O2 sensor went bad causing the check engine light to come on. After replacement, all is good 
Oct 2013

125300 mi

US $800
Pads and Rotors were worn beyond safe usable limits 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in New York, United States
Feb 2011 - Dec 2013
Jun 2011

121000 mi

US $460
Ignition key cylinder broken and had to be replaced 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Alaska, United States
Nov 2009 - Aug 2010
Aug 2010

59000 mi

US $460
Excessive wear on rotors. Fourth replacement of brakes, rotors pads. Replacement required about every 15,000 miles. Sold car after this repair. 

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2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4dr SUV

195-horsepower 4.0L I6 w/DoD 4-speed automatic RWD

Jeep Grand Cherokee in Louisiana, United States
Apr 2012 - Nov 2013
May 2012

186500 mi
simply had to replace a cap [Cooling system part] replaced, 2nd Time 
May 2013

175500 mi

US $150
bad battery. also replaced battery terminals as they had bound themselves to the battery post 
Nov 2013

180000 mi
transmission leaked. 

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2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4dr SUV

195-horsepower 4.0L I6 w/DoD 4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range

Jeep Grand Cherokee in California, United States
Jun 2012 - Dec 2013
Jul 2012

134000 mi

US $190
Fan relay failed, causing the engine to overheat at low speeds. Discovered there was a recall for radiator fan and Jeep had never been taken in. Had them replace radiator fan and fan relay. 
Aug 2012

135000 mi
Window motor cable broke. Replaced with piece from local auto-store. 
Oct 2012

137000 mi

US $900
Front wheel bearings were going bad. Jeep had developed a noise and vibration when going over 65 mph. Replaced front wheel bearings. Both front CV boots were ripped open and destroyed. Had them replaced in same visit as wheel bearings. When I had bearings/boots replaced, also had front brake pads replaced as well(FL=1mm; FR=2mm). Week after they were replaced, FR caliper was stuck and smoking. Piston failed and caused caliper to seize. Shop replaced both calipers free. 
Dec 2012

140000 mi

US $354
The idler pulley froze and came undone. It pulled the timing belt off its route. The idler was replaced and a new belt was put on as well. Hi-pressure hose for power steering was leaking. Had replaced. 
Sep 2013

151000 mi

US $925
Front axle pinion seals were bad. Had both of them removed, cleaned and replaced. Had front differential clean and front axle cleaned as well since it was going to be off anyways. Right rear axle seal was leaking. Had it replaced and cleaned. Front tie-rods and drag-link ends were replaced as well. Back brakes were replaced. 
Dec 2013

151000 mi
Threw a piston/rod. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Iowa, United States
Feb 2010 - Sep 2011
Feb 2011

113000 mi

US $960
fan needed to be replaced - 2nd time now. water pump again. replaced 5 years ago. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in New York, United States
Dec 2009 - Sep 2011
Nov 2010

113000 mi

US $450
Throttle Position Sensor and Crankcase position sensor replaced Rear brake line severely rotted. not leaking yet 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Minnesota, United States
Dec 2009 - Jun 2010
Feb 2010

122000 mi

US $20
Replaced passenger side outer tie rod end. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Ohio, United States
Aug 2010 - Sep 2012
Sep 2010

188000 mi

US $118
U joints went bad replaced 
Apr 2012

224700 mi

US $240
right side window motor stop working replace coil rail replaced cylinder 1 miss firing 
Sep 2012

230000 mi
Bearing in rear pumpkin went bad cost to much to replace 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Oklahoma, United States
Dec 2009 - Jun 2010
Jan 2010

138000 mi

US $521
Passenger side CV shaft broken, drivers side ready to break.  Also replaced drivers side wheel bearing. 
Jun 2010

141000 mi
Pinion gear was slipping on the ring gear, and bearing on the input shaft on the front dif. and transfer case needed to be replaced. Cost to fix was over $1500, traded the vehicle off instead of fixing. 

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2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Repair Histories

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