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
26,981
  Wrangler
14,514
  Liberty
10,630
  Cherokee
8,915
  Commander
4,485
  Patriot
3,565
  Compass
2,472
  Renegade
1,288
  Laredo
655
  Scrambler
14
  Wagoneer
14

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

Owners of Jeep cars have reported a total of 73,533 problems across all Jeep models built from year 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Jeep models, is 3052.6. Cars from Jeep's 2007 model year have the most problems reported (6,750 problems).

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

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Jeep
583
  2018 Jeep
1,876
  2017 Jeep
1,158
  2016 Jeep
1,754
  2015 Jeep
3,256
  2014 Jeep
5,659
  2013 Jeep
1,700
  2012 Jeep
3,664
  2011 Jeep
3,045
  2010 Jeep
1,485
  2009 Jeep
1,548
  2008 Jeep
5,345
  2007 Jeep
6,750
  2006 Jeep
6,504
  2005 Jeep
4,573
  2004 Jeep
3,092
  2003 Jeep
2,678
  2002 Jeep
4,205
  2001 Jeep
1,755
  2000 Jeep
2,737
  1999 Jeep
3,160
  1998 Jeep
2,325
  1997 Jeep
2,534
  1996 Jeep
1,876

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 10,488 problems reported. The second most common Jeep car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (8,711 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Jeep vehicles



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