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Selected Style 2-Door SE
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door SE 20 23 $14,383 $15,300
4-Door SE 20 23 $15,349 $16,340
2-Door 4WD SE 20 23 $15,782 $16,815
4-Door 4WD SE 20 23 $16,744 $17,850
2-Door Sport 15 20 $16,225 $17,915
2-Door 4WD Sport 15 20 $17,574 $19,425
4-Door Sport 15 20 $17,156 $18,950
4-Door 4WD Sport 15 20 $18,505 $20,460
4-Door 4WD Country 15 20 $21,110 $23,420
4-Door Country 15 20 $19,756 $21,905
2-Door
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door 17 23 $18,566 $20,516
2-Door 4WD 16 21 $20,128 $22,241
4-Door 17 23 $19,947 $22,041
4-Door 4WD 16 21 $21,938 $24,241
4-Door LT 17 23 $19,947 $22,041
4-Door 4WD LT 16 21 $21,938 $24,241
2-Door LS 17 23 $18,566 $20,516
2-Door 4WD LS 16 21 $20,128 $22,241
4-Door LS 17 23 $19,947 $22,041
4-Door 4WD LS 16 21 $21,938 $24,241
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,383
$18,566
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,300
$20,516
Monthly Payment Estimate
$255 / month
$342 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 20 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 23 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Special Purpose Vehicles -
Rear Door Type - Tailgate
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 55.2 52.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) 95.0 -
Second Leg Room (in) 35.0 NA
Front Head Room (in) 37.8 39.5
Second Hip Room (in) 44.5 NA
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.2 57.2
Passenger Capacity 5 2
Second Head Room (in) 38.5 NA
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.2 NA
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4 42.4
Exterior Dimensions
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.9 67.8
Track Width, Front (in) 58.0 -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.8 -
Length, Overall (in) 167.5 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 63.9 66.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - -
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.0 -
Wheelbase (in) 101.4 100.5
Step Up Height - Front (in) - NA
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) - 39.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) - 8.5
Side Door Opening Width (in) - NA
Overhang, Front (in) - 34.8
Step Up Height - Side (in) - NA
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) - 28.4
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) - 175.0
Side Door Opening Height (in) - NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) - 8.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 34.0 15.8
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 54.7 - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - 34.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD - 67.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 71. 66.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 43.2 38.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 65.8 35.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.00 X 2.50 9.5 x 2.0
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - 10.5 x 1.03
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Brake ABS System (Second Line) - NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20 19.0
Fuel Tank Location - Behind rear axle
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) - NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location - NA
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - 36.6
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.1 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.9 34.8
Steering Type Power Recirculation-Ball Power
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - 16.0
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - 13.0
Tires
Rear Tire Size P215/75R15 P205/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code TM6 QCE
Front Tire Size P215/75R15 P205/75R15
Spare Tire Size T125/90D16 T155/90D16
Front Tire Order Code TM6 QCE
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - 768
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - 1452
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - 768
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - - TBD -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - 1452
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - 1453
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 300 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 300 750
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2,000 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2,000 6000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2947 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) - 2200
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - 8500
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) - 1835.5
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) - 4450
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) - 2600
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) - 1679.9
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.0 11.72
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 500 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 117 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) - NA
Maximum Alternator Watts - 1200
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 5400 190 @ 4400
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas V6
Fuel System SMPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 150 @ 3250 250 @ 2800
Engine Order Code EPE L35
Displacement 2.5L/150 4.3L/262
Engine Oil Cooler - Yes
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23 23
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.85 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA Electronic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.74 2.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.33 1.63
Trans Order Code DDQ M30
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.10 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD,
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.93 3.06
Clutch Size (in) 9.125 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Transfer Case Power Take Off - NA
Trans Power Take Off - NA
Transfer Case Model - NA
Trans PTO Access - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Jeep Cherokee Chevrolet Blazer
Body Style 2 Door 2 Door
Body Code - E55
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - 32
Suspension Type - Front Quadra-Link Independent Coil
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.91
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 1.30
Suspension Type - Rear Solid Axle 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Leaf Springs -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear - 3.08
Axle Type - Front - NA
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - 2400
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front - NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 2600
Axle Type - Rear - Semi-floating
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - 2900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - 2200
Frame
Frame Type - Ladder
Doors
Side Door Type - NA
 
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