Jeep Cherokee owners have reported 115 exterior lighting related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 15 most common exterior lighting problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's headlights (47 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's exterior lighting (27 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Exterior Lighting problems|
|Headlight Switch problems|
|Turn Signal problems|
|Tail Light problems|
|Brake Light problems|
|Turn Signal Flasher Unit problems|
|Turn Signal Switch problems|
|Back Up Lights problems|
|Headlight Concealment Device problems|
|Tail Light Switch problems|
|Fog Lights problems|
|Hazard Flashing Warning Light Unit problems|
|Fog Light Switch problems|
|Hazard Flashing Warning Light problems|
Headlights fail to properly illuminate almost to the point that they seem dim even on highbeam, unable to see no further than 30' in front of vehicle, very dangerous when passing other traffic, headlights almost seem to go out when passing other vehicles, very poor visibility in rain Read details...
The contact owns a 2014 Jeep Cherokee. While driving approximately 15 mph, the contact was concerned that the headlamps did not project far enough ahead to safely drive at night. The vehicle was not taken to a dealer. The vehicle was not repaired. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. Read details...
Headlights while driving were occasionally turning off and on. Side lights remained on and instrument panel lights remained on. Upon investigation for cause, discovered connector on headlight/dimmer switch was melted due to excessive heat buildup. Read details...
Driving home the only lights I had was the top led lights, speedometer lights and radio light. No ther lights worked. The vehicle was in motion. If the lights did work when I turned my turn signal on the light went off. Read details...
The contact owns a 2014 Jeep Cherokee. The contact noticed that the passenger side tail light did not illuminate. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that the tail lamp needed to be replaced. The vehicle was not repaired. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. Read details...