Jeep Patriot owners have reported 79 electrical system related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 13 most common electrical system problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (60 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's wiring (3 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Electrical System problems|
|Horn Assembly problems|
|Car Will Not Start problems|
|Car Will Not Accelerate problems|
|Ignition Switch problems|
|Trunk Wiring problems|
|O2 Sensor problems|
|Instrument Panel problems|
|Battery Propulsion System problems|
My Jeep has been to the dealer five times for a major sunroof water leak please help . My Jeep smells like mildew the radio and ac controls are not working correctly and there is only 28000 miles on my Jeep. . . . . . . . . . . Read details...
The contact owns a 2014 Jeep Patriot. The contact stated that while parked, the vehicle caught fire. The fire department was notified and the fire marshall stated that the fire was due to faulty wiring. A police report was filed. The vehicle was towed to a tow yard. The manufacturer was notified. Read details...
The contact owns a 2010 Jeep Patriot. The contact stated that the horn activated independently. The vehicle was taken to the dealer for inspection where they stated that the total integrated power module needed the be replaced. The vehicle was repaired but the failure recurred. Read details...
I bought this car in mid Feb, but only one week after purchasing, the car can not start and was towed to the dealer. The dealer said the totally integrated power module has experienced an short and they have to replace a new one. I waited one week and the car is still in the dealer. Read details...
While driving to work on 12/03/13 I was at an intersections attempting to accelerate and turn in to traffic on a busy highway when my car would not accelerate, almost got hit. Car continued to hesitate as I pressed the gas pedal down. Car slowly accelerated but would not go more than 40 mphs. Read details...