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1999 Jeep Cherokee, How do I replace the starter?


what size motor?

what size motor?

6 cyl

6 cyl

here is the info from the

here is the info from the chrysler's site. need any more info let us know. mws919
STARTER MOTOR
REMOVAL
2.5L ENGINE
1.Disconnect and isolate the battery negative cable.
2.Raise and support the vehicle.
3.While supporting the starter motor with one hand, use the other hand to remove the two screws that secure the starter motor to the engine block Starter Motor Remove/Install - 2.5L Engine
4.Lower the starter motor from the engine block far enough to access and remove the nut that secures the battery cable eyelet to the solenoid battery terminal Starter Wire Harness Remove/Install Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness
5.Remove the battery cable eyelet from the solenoid battery terminal. Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness.
6.Disconnect the solenoid terminal wire harness connector from the connector receptacle on the starter solenoid. Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness.
7.Remove the starter motor from the engine compartment.
4.0L ENGINE
1.Disconnect and isolate the battery negative cable.
2.Raise and support the vehicle.
3.Remove the lower (forward facing) mounting screw from the starter motor Starter Motor Remove/Install - 4.0L Engine
4.While supporting the starter motor with one hand, use the other hand to remove the upper (rear facing) mounting screw from the starter motor.
5.Lower the starter motor from the front of the transmission clutch housing or torque converter housing far enough to access and remove the nut that secures the battery cable eyelet to the solenoid battery terminal Starter Wire Harness Remove/Install Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness.
6.Remove the battery cable eyelet from the solenoid battery terminal. Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness.
7.Disconnect the solenoid terminal wire harness connector from the connector receptacle on the starter solenoid. Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness.
8.Remove the starter motor from the engine compartment.
INSTALLATION
2.5L ENGINE
1.Position the starter motor in the engine compartment.
2.Reconnect the solenoid terminal wire harness connector to the connector receptacle on the starter solenoid. Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness.
3.Install the battery cable eyelet onto the solenoid battery terminal. Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness.
4.Install and tighten the nut that secures the battery cable eyelet to the solenoid battery terminal. Tighten the nut to 10 N·m (90 in. lbs.) Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness.
5.Position the starter motor and any starter motor shims that were removed to the engine block and loosely install both of the mounting screws
NOTE: Shim thickness available is 0.381 mm (0.015 in.) Refer to Starter Motor Noise - 2.5L Engine in the Diagnosis and Testing section of this group for more information.

6.Tighten both of the starter motor mounting screws. Tighten the screws to 45 N·m (33 ft. lbs.)
7.Lower the vehicle.
8.Reconnect the battery negative cable.
4.0L ENGINE
1.Position the starter motor in the engine compartment.
2.Reconnect the solenoid terminal wire harness connector to the connector receptacle on the starter solenoid. Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness.
3.Install the battery cable eyelet onto the solenoid battery terminal. Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness.
4.Install and tighten the nut that secures the battery cable eyelet to the solenoid battery terminal. Tighten the nut to 10 N·m (90 in. lbs.) Always support the starter motor during this process, do not let the starter motor hang from the wire harness.
5.Position the starter motor to the front of the transmission clutch housing or torque converter housing and loosely install both the upper and lower mounting screws.
6.Tighten the lower (forward facing) starter motor mounting screw. Tighten the screw to 47 N·m (35 ft. lbs.)
7.Tighten the upper (rearward facing) starter motor mounting screw. Tighten the screw to 41 N·m (30 ft. lbs.)
8.Lower the vehicle.
9.Reconnect the battery negative cable.


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