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fairly significant
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
80,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace the catalytic converter (1 reports)
1997 Jeep Wrangler exhaust system problems

exhaust system problem

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1997 Jeep Wrangler Owner Comments

problem #1

Aug 282003

Wrangler SE 2.5L

  • Manual transmission
  • 80,000 miles


Just hit 80k and the catalytic converter went. Made lots of noise. Took it to the dealership to get it fixed and was told it would cost me $450 because it just came off warranty. Really getting tired of Chrysler's B.S. I drove it for about a month after that and the converter actually caught on fire. It had blown a hole in the top and the honeycomb stuff was coming out. It was also going through the muffler. Ruined the muffler. I took off the converter, hollowed it out, had it welded(where the holes were), and put on a new muffler.

- , San Antonio, TX, USA

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