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post #1 of 9 Old 09-09-2006, 10:38 PM Thread Starter
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New Owner Maybe, What to look for??

Hello I am new here and just bought or about to buy a 99 GC Ltd on Ebay. I am going to check it out Monday and wanted to know what special problem areas i should be sure to look at. If I am not happy I do not have to take ownership when i get their.
It is the 4x4 with the 4.7 and it is the Limited model with 75k miles.
My main purpose will be to pull it behind my motor home.
Thanks for any help to make sure I don't start out with a problem.

BTW i own a motorcycle shop specializing in Gold Wings if I can be of any service to you guys.

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Thanks Eric

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post #2 of 9 Old 09-09-2006, 11:12 PM
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Hey Eric,

One thing to check for on the GC Ltd is the 'blend doors' on the HVAC system. The limiteds have dual climate control and this can be a $1000 fix if it is broke.

Check out: http://www.wjjeeps.com/

This site has some great information. You will want to check codes on the climate control and the diagnostics when you look at the Jeep.

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Yes I have heard of this but thought I read about an easy fix, maybe not. I will read this link and check it out and thanks.

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Where can I find a site regarding Grand Cherokee 5.2 V8 Year 1993? I need the owner's manual also.

Thanks for the help.
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post #5 of 9 Old 09-15-2006, 08:06 AM
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Where can I find a site regarding Grand Cherokee 5.2 V8 Year 1993? I need the owner's manual also.

Thanks for the help.
You can find the manual on ebay.

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post #6 of 9 Old 09-15-2006, 09:18 AM
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when i bought my zj it didnt come with an owners manual either, just went to the stealership and pick it up for like 15 bucks er something like that
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I don't unerstand what happens to all these manuals... do people eat them or toss them out the window... Just keep them in the glove compartment and sell them with the Jeep!!!

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post #8 of 9 Old 09-15-2006, 12:51 PM
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I bought mine new and the dealer had lost the manual for mine...I have a 04 manual

Ebay has got most anything you need though

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well there ya go theres a thought, maybe people are taking them and selling them on ebay?
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