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My 2006 jeep grand cherokee dies when its idling sometimes

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Does it idle up and down first or just die? Idle isues are tricky and are usually just a vac leak (a hole in a hose between your Mass Air Flow sensor MAF and your carborator/throttle body). 1st Visually inspect those hoses and then spray some carb cleaner on these parts too and listen for the engine to rev up a tad. If it revs when carb cleaner hits it...that's your leak. 2nd If the idle is bouncing up and down, it may be your Idle Air Control Valve IAC. Test the IAC by disconnecting the electrical connector and listen for change. If no change...replace the IAC. You can also test the Resistance of the IAC with a DMM...this will be in a chilton/Hanes guide. You can also spray MAF cleaner onto the MAF sensor within the MAF however, if the MAF goes out the car usually will not start. (Do Not spray Carb cleaner on the MAF)!!! Good Luck

Posted on May 19, 2012

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SOURCE: 2002 jeep cherokee laredo

the only problem that vehicle has is with cooling fans is relay/module or electrical harness to module that burns up located behind and under right front headlamp assy must remove headlamp to access relay/module that is what powers up fan motor module assy.

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SOURCE: change the time on the clock in a 2006 jeep grand cherokee

Hold the time button down until the time blinks and you can use the Tuner to set the time. Push the tuner in to switch from Hours/Minutes and when you're done just wait till it stops blinking.

Here's the manual too if you want it.

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SOURCE: HOW TO REMOVE HEADLIGHT ASSEMBLY 2006 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE

remove the 7mm bolt in the centre top of lamp unit then with a big screwdriver just behind headlamp prise outwards quite firmly

Posted on Jul 03, 2009

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SOURCE: Jeep Cherokee starting issue

On an intermittent start problem like this you may be having a starter solenoid issue or your wire on the starter from the key switch may be loose. Or you may have a corroded battery cable or the safety neutral switch may be going bad. Is it a automatic? If it were it would be the clutch safety switch going out. So do the simple things first. Clean cables like the first guy said if that does not fix it locate the starter and if you have jumper cables the next time it does it put the positive lead of the jumper cable on the Positive battery terminal and the other touch to the starter wire with the key in the run position where the big wire on the starter is, if you here it spin it means the starter motor is ok if it don't it is bad or the connection on the starter is loose. Also a bad battery cable could cause this from the battery to the starter next put a small wire into the end of the positive jumper cable and touch the S terminal on the starter if you here a solid clung it means the solenoid is good. So check the connections on the starter and tighten the starter bolts as they may have worked loose and don't have a good ground. So if you want more as stance just post on my question and I will hell p more and if this is more informative please rate

Posted on Sep 23, 2009

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SOURCE: my jeep grand cherokee started overheating at idle

try the water pump - first - make sure the radiator is really full - take the cap off cold and fill - if it looks full - start and run 8 minutes or so - then fill it up - look at ur fan belt - is it tight - tight is about how much pressure u use to make a firm hand shake with little movement - any movement over about an inch is loose - when the jeep warms up the belt can slip and not even make a noise - - new materials don't always squeal. - then be sure ur water pump is ok - they go slowing - the fins wear down - one more thing is the radiator - u don't say how many miles or what maintenance schedules you have or not so that's it for now

Posted on Dec 26, 2009

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