Compare 2009 GMC Yukon XL vs 2009 Jeep Grand Cherokee

2009 GMC Yukon XL
2009 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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2WD 4-Door 1500 SLE w/3SA
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD 4-Door 1500 SLE w/3SA 14 20 $38,339 $41,225
2WD 4-Door 1500 SLE w/3SB 14 20 $39,190 $42,140
2WD 4-Door 2500 SLE w/3SA N/A N/A $39,845 $42,845
2WD 4-Door 2500 SLE w/3SB N/A N/A $40,659 $43,720
4WD 4-Door 1500 SLE w/3SA 14 19 $40,980 $44,065
4WD 4-Door 1500 SLE w/3SB 14 19 $41,826 $44,975
2WD 4-Door 1500 SLT w/4SA 14 20 $42,142 $45,315
4WD 4-Door 2500 SLE w/3SA N/A N/A $42,487 $45,685
2WD 4-Door 1500 SLT w/4SB 14 20 $42,873 $46,100
4WD 4-Door 2500 SLE w/3SB N/A N/A $43,305 $46,565
2WD 4-Door 2500 SLT w/4SA N/A N/A $43,612 $46,895
2WD 4-Door 2500 SLT w/4SB N/A N/A $44,342 $47,680
4WD 4-Door 1500 SLT w/4SA 14 19 $44,779 $48,150
4WD 4-Door 1500 SLT w/4SB 14 19 $45,509 $48,935
4WD 4-Door 2500 SLT w/4SA N/A N/A $46,258 $49,740
4WD 4-Door 2500 SLT w/4SB N/A N/A $46,988 $50,525
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RWD 4-Door Rocky Mountain
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RWD 4-Door Laredo 16 21 $28,090 $30,450
RWD 4-Door Rocky Mountain 16 21 $28,090 $30,450
4WD 4-Door Laredo 15 20 $29,898 $32,420
4WD 4-Door Rocky Mountain 15 20 $29,898 $32,420
RWD 4-Door Limited 16 21 $34,183 $37,220
4WD 4-Door Limited 15 20 $36,099 $39,310
RWD 4-Door Overland 14 19 $37,954 $41,410
4WD 4-Door SRT-8 11 14 $39,389 $42,965
4WD 4-Door Overland 13 19 $41,081 $44,845
Pricing
Invoice Price
$38,339
$28,090
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$41,225
$30,450
Monthly Payment Estimate
$687 / month
$508 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2009 Jeep Grand Cherokee works well on road and trail, but a cramped interior and low fuel economy indicate that there are better choices for suburban families.
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Fuel Economy
City
14 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
20 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type
Liftgate -
EPA Classification
- 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity
9 5
Third Shoulder Room (in)
64.7 -
Second Leg Room (in)
39.5 34.2
Front Head Room (in)
40.3 39.7
Second Hip Room (in)
61.8 55.3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
65.3 59.1
Third Leg Room (in)
34.9 -
Second Head Room (in)
38.5 39.3
Third Hip Room (in)
49.4 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
65.2 58.5
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 41.7
Third Head Room (in)
38.10 -
Front Hip Room (in)
64.4 56.2
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- 108.9
Exterior Dimensions
Side Door Opening Height (in)
NA -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
8.9 -
Height, Overall (in)
76.8 68.9
Step Up Height - Front (in)
NA -
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in)
- TBD - -
Wheelbase (in)
130.0 109.5
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
8.9 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
79.1 85.5
Side Door Opening Width (in)
NA -
Overhang, Front (in)
- TBD - -
Step Up Height - Side (in)
NA -
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
31.8 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in)
222.4 -
Track Width, Front (in)
- 62.0
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 9.9
Length, Overall (in)
- 188.0
Liftover Height (in)
- 33.4
Track Width, Rear (in)
- 62.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
101.8 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
137.4 66.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
35.6 NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
45.8 NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
41.4 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
69.6 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
90.0 29.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.7 x 0.79 12.6 x 0.6
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.0 x 1.18 12.9 x 1.2
Brake Type
Pwr Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location
NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location
NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
31 21.1
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
17.75 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
43.0 37.1
Steering Type
Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
17.75 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- 15.8
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- 2.85
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
ZRS TBG
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
- TBD - -
Rear Tire Size
P265/70R17 P245/65R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
- TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
2105 -
Rear Tire Order Code
QAN TCH
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
- TBD - -
Front Tire Size
P265/70R17 P245/65R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
- TBD - -
Spare Tire Size
P265/70R17 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
QAN TCH
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
2105 -
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
1065 350
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
7100 3500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA -
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
4200 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
2851 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
7200 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
3300 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
2836 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
13000 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
- 4261
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 17.5 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 17.5 17 x 7.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
17.2 14.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts
- TBD - -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - 750
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
160 160
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
335 @ 4400 235 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
LY5 EKG
Displacement
5.3L/323 3.7L/225
Engine Oil Cooler
NA -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
310 @ 5200 210 @ 5200
Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System
SFI SMPI
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
16 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
20 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
14 16
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.03 3.59
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA NA
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.53 1.41
Trans Type
6 5
Trans PTO Access
NA -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85 0.83
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.06 3.16
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.36 2.19
Trans Order Code
MYC DGJ
Transfer Case Power Take Off
NA -
Trans Power Take Off
NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.15 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model
NA -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- 3.07
Summary
Body Style
4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name
GMC Yukon XL Jeep Grand Cherokee
Body Code
E52 -
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
46 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
3400 -
Suspension Type - Rear
Coil springs Live Axle
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
4200 -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
46 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear
Semi-floating -
Suspension Type - Front
Coil springs SLA independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.41 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
4200 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
3300 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.08 -
Axle Type - Front
Independent -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
- w/Stabilizer bar
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
- w/Stabilizer bar
Frame
Frame Type
Ladder -
Doors
Side Door Type
NA -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
3 4

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