Jeep

Have Jeep Questions? Ask a Jeep Repair Expert for Answers

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Jeep

I took my Jeep Cherokee 2015 ( 18 000 miles) today to a

Customer Question
I took my Jeep Cherokee...
I took my Jeep Cherokee 2015 ( 18 000 miles) today to a dealership for a regular oil change and they told me that it needs Service of Throttlle Body ( $ 90 ) , Fuel Injection Service ( $90) and Replacement of Air Cleaner Element ( $41) as a part of missing 15K miles maintenance. However - I lokked into the oficial service schedule in my manuals and found NONE of the recommended services in it. I talke to teh dealer - he said that these are their recommendation based on the area ( Oregon is the most dusty state in US ?) . Whi is right ? Thanks. Sergie.
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: everything is allright - it starst OK as usual
JA: Are you fixing your Cherokee yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: no
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 12 months ago.Category: Jeep
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Jeep Question
Answered in 6 minutes by:
11/25/2016
Jeep Mechanic: Ivan Alvarez,
 replied 12 months ago
Ivan Alvarez
Category: Jeep
Satisfied Customers: 158
Experience: lead technician at Performance Tire and Automotive
Verified

fuel injection service is not necessary. Throttle service also shouldn't be necessary at this mileage. The only thing would be your air filter for the dusty conditions. This are up sale services that they will try to sell as maintenance, but based on your mileage they are not needed.

Ask Your Own Jeep Question
Jeep Mechanic: Ivan Alvarez,
 replied 12 months ago

You can get an air filter and install it yourself for half the cost.

Ask Your Own Jeep Question
Ask Ivan Alvarez Your Own Question
Ivan Alvarez
Ivan Alvarez
Ivan Alvarez
Category: Jeep
Satisfied Customers: 158
158 Satisfied Customers
Experience: lead technician at Performance Tire and Automotive

Ivan Alvarez is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Thank you so much for your answer. My initial estimate was $325; I got it done for $100 - part and labor.

Lynn B.Ormond Beach, FL

I was skeptical at first but thought I'd give it a try. I was pleasantly surprised. Your site actually is a quality service that I would recommend to others in a heartbeat.

StanSayre, PA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris

Chris

Shop Foreman

3,406 satisfied customers

Jeep Certified Master Tech

Mark

Mark

22 Year Factory trained technician

2,591 satisfied customers

Jeep factory training........25 years in the industry.

Dave

Dave

Jeep Master Tech

1,149 satisfied customers

Chrysler Triple Master, ASE master Tech AA degree in Auto.

moparfl

moparfl

ASE Certified Technician

1,130 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech Chrysler Dodge Jeep Master Tech

Tim Mohr

Tim Mohr

ASE MASTER TECH

1,015 satisfied customers

30 YRS EXPERIENCE, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC, GAS AND DEISEL

Ron Z.

Ron Z.

- Jeep Tech -

621 satisfied customers

18+yrs experience. State Inspector & Jeep Diagnostics/Repair

jeepmopar76

jeepmopar76

Jeep/Chrysler Triple Master Tech

579 satisfied customers

32yr ASE Master Tech, 9yr Chrysler Master Tech, 19 yr Jeep Dealership service including AMC/Eagle

< Previous | Next >

Related Jeep Questions
I am working on a 06 jeep with a 2.8 L diesel, and I need
Hello , I am working on a 06 jeep with a 2.8 L diesel , and I need info on the turbocharger … read more
Robert R
Robert R
Auto Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
879 satisfied customers
After hitting a large area of,water covering the road during
After hitting a large area of,water covering the road during a storm my 2013 jeep wrangler died and will not restart. The air cleaner wax dry, so no water in engine. When turn key, it the starter will… read more
sprinkles08
sprinkles08
Technician
High School or GED
11 satisfied customers
My 2011 Grand Cherokee Overland shuts down when I turn right
My 2011 Grand Cherokee Overland shuts down when I turn right with no warning. I put it in park and it starts right up. It doesn't happen consistently i never know when it will happen. My dealership ha… read more
sprinkles08
sprinkles08
Technician
High School or GED
11 satisfied customers
My odometer shows you have been one mile but you have been
My odometer shows you have been one mile but you have been two miles. … read more
kalamykid
kalamykid
Pactor automotive
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
97 satisfied customers
Backfiring through the breather and stalling. Air filter
Replaced plugs, coil pack ok, replaced fuel filter, cam sensors … read more
Chris (aka - Moose)
Chris (aka - Moose)
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
108 satisfied customers
Grand Cherokee CRD 2008, Fault code PO234 Jeep lags and
Grand Cherokee CRD 2008, Fault code PO234 Jeep lags and loses power when trying overtake … read more
Tim Mohr
Tim Mohr
ASE MASTER TECH
Master's Degree
1,015 satisfied customers
Stumbles on acceleration. even cruising at 60 it often feels
stumbles on acceleration. even cruising at 60 it often feels like it is missing. replaced plugs, coil pack, injectors clean, air filter, but neutral safety switch is the only code. not sure if that sw… read more
AMEDEE
AMEDEE
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,105 satisfied customers
Engine doesn't reach high RPM when floor the gas. Revs and
Engine doesn't reach high RPM when floor the gas. Revs and slows in 2 second cycles. Engine light flashes. Idles smooth. … read more
David Craig
David Craig
OWNER/MECHANIC
Associates
3,938 satisfied customers
Hardly runs. Puffing black. Just did 02 sensors. Slightly
Hardly runs. Puffing black. Just did 02 sensors. Slightly better but still crap. Looking for crank position sensor lociation so i can replace that now … read more
sprinkles08
sprinkles08
Technician
High School or GED
11 satisfied customers
Ruff ideling...'Quick Lube Tech' stated it needed a tune up.
Ruff ideling...'Quick Lube Tech' stated it needed a tune up. No problem spending money but want to know what has to be done @ 100,000 miles. … read more
Chad Farhat
Chad Farhat
Owner
Associate Degree
4,012 satisfied customers
After replacing plugs and Air filter, my 2014 Jeep Patriot
After replacing plugs and Air filter, my 2014 Jeep Patriot Starts to overheat. I turn on the defrost full blast, full heat and it goes down. Could I have knocked something out of whack when I did the … read more
ricardo hohl
ricardo hohl
automotive instructor
Associate Degree
1,818 satisfied customers
I just did a tune up on a 96 jeep and now it wont start.
I just did a tune up on a 96 jeep and now it wont start. What could be the problem? … read more
Toyota Service
Toyota Service
Toyota Dealership Service & CR Manager
1,344 satisfied customers
Stalling when slowing down or idle, It says perform service.
It says perform service. I've had it hooked up at AutoZone no codes. … read more
Barry Sergeant
Barry Sergeant
25 satisfied customers
The jeep gets low gas mileage and the dealer says it is the
The jeep gets low gas mileage and the dealer says it is the actuator (s). It is a Grand Cherokee, 5.7 V8 2 OHV (MFI). They want 1200.00 to replace 3 actuators. … read more
Gunvir Singh
Gunvir Singh
1,712 satisfied customers
79 cj7 with new stock 2BBL carb getting 5mpg, nothing yet,
nothing yet, thought the gas gauge was broke, but turns out, I'm getting 5 mpg. I can watch the gas gauge move towards empty as I drive … read more
rpmdiag
rpmdiag
High school
7,115 satisfied customers
The exact same problem that that person had but I am
the exact same problem that that person had but I am brainless when it comes to cars … read more
Thomas Ragusa
Thomas Ragusa
Network Systems Administration
146 satisfied customers
I took my Jeep Cherokee 2015 ( 18 000 miles) today to a
I took my Jeep Cherokee 2015 ( 18 000 miles) today to a dealership for a regular oil change and they told me that it needs Service of Throttlle Body ( $ 90 ) , Fuel Injection Service ( $90) and Replac… read more
Ivan Alvarez
Ivan Alvarez
158 satisfied customers
I've had my radiator flushed and air filter changed and it
I've had my radiator flushed and air filter changed and it still doesn't blow very hot air. What else can I have them do?… read more
Peter Bagley
Peter Bagley
master technition
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
908 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x