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
25,694
  Wrangler
12,721
  Liberty
10,267
  Cherokee
7,268
  Commander
4,338
  Patriot
2,948
  Compass
1,750
  Renegade
696
  Laredo
649
  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 66,359 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 2753.9. Cars from Jeep's 2007 model year have the most problems reported (6,482 problems).

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Jeep
1,872
  1997 Jeep
2,529
  1998 Jeep
2,318
  1999 Jeep
3,154
  2000 Jeep
2,711
  2001 Jeep
1,743
  2002 Jeep
4,161
  2003 Jeep
2,643
  2004 Jeep
3,019
  2005 Jeep
4,478
  2006 Jeep
6,343
  2007 Jeep
6,482
  2008 Jeep
5,108
  2009 Jeep
1,440
  2010 Jeep
1,326
  2011 Jeep
2,751
  2012 Jeep
3,293
  2013 Jeep
1,475
  2014 Jeep
4,740
  2015 Jeep
2,521
  2016 Jeep
1,038
  2017 Jeep
470
  2018 Jeep
418
  2019 Jeep
60

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 9,627 problems reported. The second most common Jeep car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (7,842 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Jeep vehicles



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