Jeep Cherokee Frequently Asked Questions

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Jeep Cherokee FAQs for Shoppers Near Louisville, KY

Shoppers near Nicholasville and Lexington, KY who come to Big M Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram usually arrive with questions about models of interest. One model at our dealership that gets a lot of attention is the Jeep Cherokee. These versatile models catch the eyes of area drivers near Richmond, KY and Versailles, KY who are looking for an adventurous new vehicle.

If you have questions about the Jeep Cherokee, you may be able to find the answers below. You can also contact us with any other questions you may have about the new Jeep Cherokee or new financing opportunities. Visit us near Danville to learn more!


Is the Jeep Cherokee good for off-roading?

The new Jeep Cherokee has strong potential for off-road use. Every trim level is available with some variant of four-wheel drive, with Active Drive I and Active Drive II being the most common. The Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk is particularly well-suited for off-road performance with its Active Drive Lock 4x4 system, all-terrain tires, skid plates, and suspension lift.

How many miles does the Jeep Cherokee last?

New Jeep Cherokee models are built with precision engineering and craftsmanship. The intent is for these vehicles to last hundreds of thousands of miles. Following the recommended maintenance schedule for the Jeep Cherokee can help yours last longer.

Can the Jeep Cherokee tow a boat?

The Jeep Cherokee should have no problems towing a boat. Its standard maximum towing capacity is 2,000 pounds. That capacity moves up to 4,500 pounds with the 3.2-liter V6 and trailer tow package. You won't be towing the family yacht, but the Jeep Cherokee can easily handle smaller vessels like fishing and ski boats.

Can the Jeep Cherokee be flat towed?

The Jeep Cherokee can only be towed if it has a four-wheel drive system with the two-speed power transfer case. Front-wheel drive models can be towed with a dolly setup, while four-wheel drive models with the 1-speed transfer case need to be on a trailer.

Does the Jeep Cherokee have Apple CarPlay and Android Auto?

All new Jeep Cherokee models come standard with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. That's because Uconnect infotainment is standard across the board. So, you'll be able to hook up your smartphone and use helpful apps with no problem.

How much does the Jeep Cherokee weigh?

The curb weight of the Jeep Cherokee can fluctuate depending on equipment like four-wheel drive. The weight range of various trim levels ranges from 3,500 pounds to 4,250 pounds.

How many seats does the Jeep Cherokee have?

All new Jeep Cherokee models are two-row vehicles with space for up to five passengers. You can also fold the rear seats down and us the model's maximum 54.7 cubic feet of cargo space.

Does the Jeep Cherokee have adaptive cruise control?

Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop and Go is available in the new Jeep Cherokee. This feature allows the driver to set a specific distance from another driver. The system will maintain that distance by adjusting speed automatically. It can even come to a complete stop and resume cruising when traffic picks up again.

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