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post #1 of 3 Old 11-20-2013, 11:02 PM Thread Starter
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2006 Cherokee Refuses to Start

So our 2006 Jeep Cherokee Laredo 4x4 refuses to start and I am at a loss as to why.

It has power (though we tried jumping it just to be safe) and I could hear an electrical sound going on whenever I turned the key but it just refuses to start.

I was able to get it to start eventually by turning the key to 'On' and rowing it through the gears a few time before putting it back in 'Park.' But that seems to be a temporary fix and I would prefer to not have to do it unless absolutely necessary. When the car did run it was not throwing any CELs.

Also I have a 500 mile trip coming up and I can't afford to get stranded if I need to stop for gas or something.

Is it possible that this is due to the throttle sensor or electric shift sensor?

Thanks in advanced!
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post #2 of 3 Old 11-21-2013, 06:08 AM
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Wrong forum. Look for the tech forums and then under grand Cherokee for your year.

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Sorry about that

Thanks though!
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