Engine timing

Asked by Mar 19, 2017 at 11:36 AM about the 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

How can I tell if my motor
has jumped time

4 Answers


It would be back firing, but there are other causes to cause a back fire. Chances are it is not with it jumping time since it has a timing chain in the engine.

My Jeep just started to chatter or labor knock I thought and it lost power and died


There are so many things that would have to be looked at, I would have the Jeep scanned for any trouble codes. This would let you know what to look at. An auto parts store can do this.

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