Troubleshooting a 1987 Jeep Wrangler Starter?

Answer The starter in the 1987 Jeep Wrangler uses a solenoid bolted to the side of it to engage a small gear that spins at a rate faster than a Volkswagen engine. The gear turns the engine crank and helps... Read More »

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What Are the Symptoms of a Dead Starter Solenoid on a 1987 Jeep Wrangler?

A bad starter solenoid in your 1987 Jeep Wrangler will prevent you from using the vehicle until the starter solenoid is replaced. There are several similarities between a failing battery and a fail... Read More »

How to Change the Oil in a 1987 Jeep Wrangler?

Changing the oil in your 1987 Jeep Wrangler must be done to keep the vehicle in peak form. Jeeps are known for their rugged off-road use, and this means engine components will get hot and need cons... Read More »

How much does a 1987 Jeep Wrangler weigh?

The 1987 Jeep Wrangler has a curb weight of 3,028 lbs. The length is 153 inches, the width is 66 inches and the height is 72 inches. The Wrangler has a wheelbase of 93.4 inches, with a 2.5L inline-... Read More »

How to Remove the Dashboard From a 1987 Jeep Wrangler?

AMC introduced the Jeep Wrangler in 1987. The Wrangler, also known as the YJ was a major redesign over the previous CJ series. Square headlights provided one major differentiator from the tradition... Read More »