Jeep Grand Cherokee – Common problems

Common problems with the Jeep Grand Cherokee

Some problems will only occur after many years of operation, others are related to technical solutions and forced the manufacturer to issue a recall. In the following overview, you will find the most common problems for the Jeep Grand Cherokee, for which Jeep has announced a recall through the EU Rapex system. For recalls and faults found in the UK scroll down.

If the problem is corrected in time, it may not affect the overall reliability of your Jeep Grand Cherokee. However, the fault can often remain unresolved because the previous owner didn´t know about the recall or ignored the manufacturer’s letter.

The good news is that automakers usually provide unlimited time to correct such defects for free. Check to see if all of the potential problems with your Jeep Grand Cherokee have been resolved in the past. How to do it, we give advice on a special page.



Latest Grand Cherokee’s Issues in the EU

07. 10. 2016

A short circuit in the wiring of a lamp installed in the sunvisor may cause a fire. Vehicles affected were manufactured … .

22. 07. 2016

A defect in the control unit of the occupant restraint system may cause the front airbag and/or the seat belt pre-tensioner … .

08. 04. 2016

Airbags and/or safety belt pre-tensioners may be deployed inadvertently, owing to voltage spikes. The recall concerns vehicles which have been produced … .

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

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Latest Grand Cherokee’s Issues in the UK

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