Jeep Cherokee owners have reported 91 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 (31 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's exterior lighting (21 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|
|Back Up Lights problems|
|Turn Signal Switch problems|
|Headlight Concealment Device problems|
|Hazard Flashing Warning Light Unit problems|
|Fog Lights problems|
|Tail Light Switch problems|
|Fog Light Switch problems|
|Hazard Flashing Warning Light problems|
Drove my new Jeep for the first time at night in the country. The headlights are dangerously inadequate. The shoulder is not properly illuminated, creating a hazard when objects are on the side of the road, as well as when making a turn onto unlighted intersection. Read details...
Vehicle has a front wobble or shimmy when accelerating from stop. On loose or slick pavement wobble replicates wheel slip and has caused me to over correct my steering and acceleration on multiple occasions. Vehicle steering wheel is wrapped in leather. 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...
Several times while I was driving the digital dash display went blank, red "battery" indicator came on, "no bus" fault message appeared, the headlights went off, the turn signal did not work, radio did not work, door locks would not work (lock/unlock). 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...