Jeep - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Compare Jeep models

The following chart shows the Jeep models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Jeep has sold far more Grand Cherokee model cars than the Wagoneer model.

Table 1. Compare Jeep models

Jeep Model Number of Problems
  Grand Cherokee
26,063
  Wrangler
13,383
  Liberty
10,377
  Cherokee
7,761
  Commander
4,399
  Patriot
3,097
  Compass
1,920
  Renegade
831
  Laredo
650
  Scrambler
14
  Wagoneer
14

Number of problems reported for all models of Jeep built from year 1996 to 2019.

Owners of Jeep cars have reported a total of 68,509 problems across all Jeep models built from year 1996 to 2019. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Jeep models, is 2843.4. Cars from Jeep's 2007 model year have the most problems reported (6,575 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Jeep
1,875
  1997 Jeep
2,530
  1998 Jeep
2,318
  1999 Jeep
3,155
  2000 Jeep
2,719
  2001 Jeep
1,745
  2002 Jeep
4,169
  2003 Jeep
2,654
  2004 Jeep
3,040
  2005 Jeep
4,506
  2006 Jeep
6,404
  2007 Jeep
6,575
  2008 Jeep
5,182
  2009 Jeep
1,459
  2010 Jeep
1,380
  2011 Jeep
2,837
  2012 Jeep
3,399
  2013 Jeep
1,543
  2014 Jeep
4,997
  2015 Jeep
2,729
  2016 Jeep
1,228
  2017 Jeep
623
  2018 Jeep
995
  2019 Jeep
179

Common problems of Jeep Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Jeep cars. The number one most common problem of Jeep cars is related to the vehicle's electrical system, with 9,842 problems reported. The second most common Jeep car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (8,095 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Jeep vehicles



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