Jeep Cherokee owners have reported 67 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 (21 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's exterior lighting (10 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|
|Brake Light problems|
|Turn Signal Flasher Unit problems|
|Tail Light problems|
|Hazard Flashing Warning Light Unit problems|
|Fog Lights problems|
|Tail Light Switch problems|
|Back Up Lights problems|
|Turn Signal Switch problems|
|Headlight Concealment Device problems|
|Fog Light Switch problems|
|Hazard Flashing Warning Light problems|
My 2014 Jeep Cherokee has substandard headlight illumination as compared to other vehicles in terms of distance (projection) and overall brightness. It's very difficult to drive the vehicle after dark in areas with little or no street lighting. Read details...
I was on my way to work headed south on I-69 in fort wayne, indiana. I had just passed the indiana state road 14 underpass when a semi truck tire and rim (the whole thing) came off a semi truck and rolled across three lanes of traffic where my Jeep hit it. It hit the front passenger side of my Jeep. 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...
Near miss rear end collision due to brake lights and turn signal lights working intermittently. At times either the turn signals left and right will not work or the left and right rear brake light lamp assemblies will not work. Read details...
The contact owns 2001 Jeep grand Cherokee. The contact stated that the drivers side brake light failed to work when the headlights were turned on. The failure was not diagnosed by the dealer. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The VIN was not available. Read details...