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
25,456
  Wrangler
12,527
  Liberty
10,164
  Cherokee
7,022
  Commander
4,306
  Patriot
2,837
  Compass
1,643
  Laredo
649
  Renegade
624
  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 65,256 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 2707.9. Cars from Jeep's 2007 model year have the most problems reported (6,437 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
2,708
  2001 Jeep
1,741
  2002 Jeep
4,159
  2003 Jeep
2,632
  2004 Jeep
2,984
  2005 Jeep
4,458
  2006 Jeep
6,297
  2007 Jeep
6,437
  2008 Jeep
5,063
  2009 Jeep
1,426
  2010 Jeep
1,304
  2011 Jeep
2,702
  2012 Jeep
3,208
  2013 Jeep
1,426
  2014 Jeep
4,583
  2015 Jeep
2,431
  2016 Jeep
925
  2017 Jeep
380
  2018 Jeep
244
  2019 Jeep
9

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 9,469 problems reported. The second most common Jeep car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (7,719 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Jeep vehicles



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