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Well Pearl, my jeep will crank but will not start. When I

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well Pearl, my jeep will crank but will not start. When I turn the key none of the gauges operate.
JA: Is the car in "Park" or "Neutral?" Do you know if your car has a "wheel lock" feature?
Customer: Yes it is in neutral. It started and moved just a few feet and died.
JA: What is the model/year of your Jeep?
Customer: 1998 cherokee
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I don't know where to start. the gauges not working have me baffled
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  cardoctor 69 replied 1 year ago.

Ok was there any work done prior to this issue ? Was the battery replaced or jumped?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  cardoctor 69 replied 1 year ago.

Ok sounds like there can be an issue with the charging system has this been checked as well as the battery ? If it has then there can be a fuel delivery issue most common a faulty fuel pump.