JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE

  • Tiny
  • amy_livings@yahoo.com
  • 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • V8
  • 4WD
  • automatic
  • 120,000 miles

The engine in my 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited started to vibrate every time the vehicle is started, in idle and every time I use the gas; in addition the sound of the exhaust has become louder. This started happening four days ago and seems to be getting worse, especially when trying to go more than 38 mile s per hour, the situation worsens. Can you please help me?

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Friday, December 3rd, 2010 AT 3:09 AM

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  • Jacobandnickolas
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It sounds like the catalytic converter is plugging. Have you lost a lot of power?

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Friday, December 3rd, 2010 AT 3:11 AM
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  • amy_livings@yahoo.com
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Yes, it used to idle at 1 and now it idles at half that, and; as I stated before, I can't go over 38 miles per hour, it looses power and starts shaking real bad. Thank you so much for your help.

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Friday, December 3rd, 2010 AT 3:34 AM
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  • amy_livings@yahoo.com
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Sorry I have replied wrong, my boyfriend says that it has power it's just running really ruff and shaking and making noises when trying to drive more than 40mph

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Friday, December 3rd, 2010 AT 3:39 AM
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  • Jacobandnickolas
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Have him check the catalytic converter. Also, let me know if the check engine light has come on. Finally, has the fuel pressure been checked?

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Friday, December 3rd, 2010 AT 1:35 PM

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