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1996 Jeep Cherokee Specifications

2-Door SE

MSRP: $14,745
MSRP based on 2-Door SE
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Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 19 mpg City/23 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 2.5L
EPA Class Special Purpose Vehicles
Style Name 2dr SE
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission 5-speed manual full-synchro transmission w/OD & floor shift

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Special Purpose Vehicles
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2876
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in) 38.3
Second Leg Room (in) 35.3
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Second Head Room (in) 38.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.3
Second Hip Room (in) 44.5
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.5
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 101.4
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.0
Height, Overall (in) 63.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 165.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.3
Track Width, Front (in) 58.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 35.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 71.8
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD -

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.2
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23

Performance Specs

Engine
Displacement 2.5L/150
Engine Order Code EPE
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 149 @ 3250
Fuel System MPI
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 130 @ 5250
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Clutch Size (in) 9.0
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.92
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11
Trans Order Code DDQ
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.33
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.74
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) .85
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.00 X 2.50
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD -
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.4
Steering Type Power Recirculation-Ball
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code TMD
Spare Tire Size T125/90D16
Front Tire Size P215/75R15
Rear Tire Order Code TMD
Rear Tire Size P215/75R15
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Quadra-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger No
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS No
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 500
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 117
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
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