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
25,270
  Wrangler
12,405
  Liberty
10,100
  Cherokee
6,881
  Commander
4,281
  Patriot
2,734
  Compass
1,581
  Laredo
649
  Renegade
559
  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 64,488 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 2675.9. Cars from Jeep's 2007 model year have the most problems reported (6,394 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
2,314
  1999 Jeep
3,153
  2000 Jeep
2,703
  2001 Jeep
1,738
  2002 Jeep
4,156
  2003 Jeep
2,630
  2004 Jeep
2,980
  2005 Jeep
4,445
  2006 Jeep
6,264
  2007 Jeep
6,394
  2008 Jeep
5,028
  2009 Jeep
1,407
  2010 Jeep
1,289
  2011 Jeep
2,649
  2012 Jeep
3,158
  2013 Jeep
1,398
  2014 Jeep
4,475
  2015 Jeep
2,356
  2016 Jeep
823
  2017 Jeep
316
  2018 Jeep
143
  2019 Jeep
2

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 9,369 problems reported. The second most common Jeep car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (7,642 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Jeep vehicles



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