Questions tagged [jeep]

Jeep is a brand of vehicles currently manufactured by the Fiat Chrysler Automotive (FCA) Group.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
1 answer
40 views

Possible DIY fixes for Heater Motor? | heater-blower repair

[This didn't get posted apparently cuz i forgot to hit publish, so this was yesterday] So i'm streaming live as of now and am diagnosing a problem with the Heater Blower, it's not working. While I was ...
1 vote
1 answer
80 views

Jeep Patriot 2016 brake light whistle sound

When I brake I hear a light whistle sound every time unless a step on the brake harder then the sound goes away. When I drive normally I do not hear anything (unless I start lightly braking). Not sure ...
2 votes
1 answer
78 views

intermittent loss of brake pressure on a 2012 jeep wrangler

I have a 2012 Jeep Wrangler and I've experienced something very scary three times in the past couple of years. I was driving up to an intersection and put my foot on the brake and the brake pedal went ...
3 votes
1 answer
27 views

Jeep Patriot RPM Gauge bounces / not right

I have a Jeep Patriot 2012 2.4L 4 wheel drive limited. While all other dash gauges work well with no issues, the RPM gauge will stick (not move after a certain position, around 1000 RPMS and then ...
5 votes
1 answer
9k views

2006 Jeep Liberty - AC clutch won't engage

The AC clutch on my Jeep Liberty 2006 won't engage. Here is what I have checked so far. Fuse 14 in the passenger cabin 21 in the engine compartment are ok AC relay ok When I jump the AC relay I ...
1 vote
2 answers
195 views

Retrofitting cruise control into a Jeep Cherokee XJ 1999?

Found a GREAT deal on a Jeep Cherokee 1999. But it doesn't have cruise control. what is involved in retrofitting a cruise control system into it? If you paid to have it done, what did it cost you?
0 votes
0 answers
27 views

2011 Jeep grand Cherokee , 30,000 Klms calliper damaged new pads/rotors?

I had both front and back brakes replaced 9 months ago. Ive done 30,000 km since and I am being told the calliper failed, and burnt the new brakes out. Thee was no warning light or leaks. It'll cost ...
0 votes
0 answers
12 views

Heater Blower Disassembly

So i was attempting to fix my heater blower but, this is a very odd and panful thing to take apart Anyone know how? i need to get to the rotor to clean it out and get to the stator
0 votes
1 answer
28 views

Abnormal Fan Switch Voltages?!? '99 Wrangler SE/TJ fan issues

So I've managed to get the blower motor out of my jeep, and while I'm gonna try to salvage the seemingly spent motor (more about this in a different question), the voltage being sent to the motor ...
1 vote
1 answer
297 views

1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee ( engine started clicking, and shaking)

Can someone tell me what this piece is called? The black tube... it appears as if mine has been broken off somehow. My Jeep began making a clicking noise while running the engine. Later on that day ...
1 vote
2 answers
1k views

1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee Looses Power Engine light on. Then goes away Engine light off

Jeep looses power after driving for 15 miles or so. Happens when I come to a stop like at end of freeway ramp. Then when I try to accelerate it boggs down and sometimes stalls. Soon after the engine ...
1 vote
1 answer
157 views

2007 Jeep Liberty Sport- all of my brake lights came on in the dash

I was driving normally, braked and all of the brake lights on my dash came on and stayed on. why?
4 votes
1 answer
147 views

Blower Motor Location on my wrangler

So, was working on my A/C and was trying to find the blower motor. from what I had seen on the internet, for the '99 Wrangler TJ's it is usually located under the glove box. now I did some digging ...
0 votes
0 answers
25 views

2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee limited turn signals and emergency flashers not working

I have replaced the relay in the dash. Also replaced the combination lever on the steering wheel and also put brand new tail lights in with new bulb sockets and lights. Nothing works. Another problem ...
1 vote
1 answer
129 views

5.7 Hemi coolant leak

I have a 05 Jeep limited with the 5.7 hemi. I have a coolant leak coming from the backside of the engine, and it’s dripping off the fire-wall, I notice there is a house coming up with a clamp. ...
3 votes
1 answer
38 views

What type of soft top is this?

So I bought this abandoned 1999 jeep wrangler SE/TJ that was sitting for 6 years. the soft top is very worn but I want to get an identical one cuz I like the style of it, but I can't seem to find one ...
3 votes
1 answer
90 views

E-Brake/ Parking or Hand Brake not working (well barely)

So I was pulling my Jeep back into my workshop and realized that I had accidentally left the handbrake engaged, but it barely felt like it was doing anything. I heard squeaking, so it WAS doing ...
2 votes
2 answers
6k views

Jeep Wrangler shudders/stalls when put in gear after cold start

I have a 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited auto trans, around 80,000 miles. This started a few months ago. When I start it cold, like after sitting overnight, it starts fine, sounds fine. But when I put ...
1 vote
1 answer
130 views

Jeep Renegade 2015, engine temperature light

This might be very stupid but I only have this car since 2 weeks (bought used). Today I noticed, that one of the red lights on the spectrum of the cooler temperature measure is on. It is the one ...
2 votes
1 answer
34 views

Jeep Cherokee Electrical

I have a 1991 Jeep Cherokee Laredo 4x4. When im driving all my electrical stuff turns off but turn on right away but the engine keeps running. This only happens when im driving through rough terrain, ...
2 votes
1 answer
41 views

What does this ground cable connect to?

so i was filming for youtube and came across this random ground wire that wasn't bolted to anything, it's on a '99 jeep wrangler TJ, any of y'all know where this goes?
2 votes
1 answer
32 views

2016 Jeep Compass Transmission Issue- cannot be replicated by dealership?

I purchased a certified pre-owned 2016 Jeep Compass back in Dec. 2017 from a large Jeep dealership. In April 2018, while on a 3 hour trip, the car would not accelerate past 30mph on an expressway-...
1 vote
1 answer
36 views

What Are the body trim Specs of this 2000 Jeep Wrangler

So im in the Market of a old 2000 Jeep wrangler i found in a friends backyard. so i have some pictures of it and im punching in the info into my amazon garage, now there are a few options like this: ...
4 votes
1 answer
119 views

Long crank but still starts

I am in need of some help. I have an 08 Jeep Compass Sport. 2.4 4x4. We have been having a lot of rain and a lot of flooding. I was on my way home from work, and I came to an area where the road was ...
2 votes
1 answer
156 views

Cruise control switch 2008 Jeep Compass

Could anyone tell me how to replace the cruise control switch on my 2008 jeep compass? Where it is on the steering wheel is a bad place. I got into my car and smacked it with my knee and broke it. I ...
0 votes
2 answers
226 views

2011 Jeep Compass replaced TIPM module used with same part number fuse 23 26 no power asd relay box ok scan no communication

Does TIPM module have to be programmed some modules work there was a fire TIPM circuit board thats why i replaced it no wires burned scanned and checked no communication with ecm transmission ...
2 votes
2 answers
668 views

Starting wiring diagram for 2012 Grand Cherokee?

I'm currently working on a 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee with an intermittent no crank issue. If you turn the ignition on and short the starter relay it starts up straight away. I have a good live feeding ...
3 votes
0 answers
16 views

05 Jeep Liberty V6 - Battery died, computer reset, running extremely rough. Only code is P0137, and new o2 sensor reads 0v

Title basically sums it up, I have an 05 Liberty with the V6. Battery died over the big chill last week because I left a dash cam plugged in for a few days. Once I got the car running, it was running ...
1 vote
1 answer
50 views

What is the most probable cause of this leak?

I’m heading over to purchase this 1998 Jeep Laredo and one of the photos online showed this leak on the underside. Any idea what it might be?
0 votes
1 answer
35 views

A/C Fan Does Not Turn Occasionally on 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Every once and awhile my A/C fans don't turn on in my Jeep. I'll turn off the A/C and turn it back on, adjust fan speed, and they still don't turn on. I'll turn off the car and turn it back on with no ...
1 vote
1 answer
52 views

tpms issues on 2009 jeep liberty

Tpms on all 4 tired of my daughter’s 2009 jeep liberty gave been replaced by the tire store but 3 read 0 and one reads - - - mechanic said it should reset after driving 10-15 minutes and that was 2 ...
0 votes
1 answer
52 views

Is it worth undercoating an already rusted frame?

I live in a place where the roads are salted and it leads to a lot of undercarriage corrosion. I typically get my vehicle undercoated every year (which costs about $150 where I am). Even though I have ...
1 vote
2 answers
3k views

What is the correct Power Steering Fluid for a 2001 Jeep Cherokee XJ?

What is the correct Power Steering Fluid for a 2001 Jeep Cherokee XJ? I called a Jeep Chrysler dealership, and they said to not to use an ATF +4. Then I went to another Jeep Chrysler dealership, and ...
0 votes
0 answers
29 views

2002 Jeep Liberty 3.7. Not firing on bank 1, black smoke along with gas smell. No codes

Thanks in advance for reading. I have a 2002 Jeep Liberty that dies on my wife one day. We towed it to a shop and they couldn't figure out whats wrong. The Jeep is not firing on bank 1, puts out black ...
2 votes
2 answers
44 views

Window switch works when it wants to

I bought an aftermarket window master switch for a Jeep Liberty it works most of the time when it stops working and all I do is unplug it and plug it back in and it works fine for about a week then ...
1 vote
1 answer
40 views

1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee wheel hops/bucks only after vehicle gets warmed up

I have a 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee, with all-time 4 wheel drive (4 high/4 low). When the vehicle is cold, I can make tight turns in a parking lot with ease. However, if I've driven the vehicle for 10 ...
0 votes
2 answers
1k views

Is there a temporary fix for Jeep Grand Cherokee Dodge Durango power pump relay recall v62?

FCA in November 2019 issued a second recall for 2011-2014 vehicles, but has still not devised a fix and all dealers will turn away customers seeking a fix because there is no direction from FCA and no ...
-8 votes
3 answers
20k views

Easy way to temporarily disable Check Engine light?

Does anyone know of an easy way to disable the check-engine light for a bit? I have a vehicle that I'll be selling soon. A couple of months ago, the check-engine light came on. I took the car to ...
6 votes
6 answers
47k views

Thumping noise after pad and rotor replacement

I recently had my front pads and rotor replaced on my 2012 Jeep Patriot but within one week I heard a thumping sound when breaking. The repair shop warrantied out both the rotors, and when the ...
1 vote
0 answers
862 views

2010 Jeep Compass randomly blows the horn

The jeep does not have to be running to do it either. Parked at work, home or anywhere. It also does it driving down the road. Sometimes short burst and sometimes really long ones. What causes this ...
2 votes
1 answer
58 views

Jeep 4.0 inline 6 engine won't turn over by hand, need help

Here is the backstory. Wife had her 2004 Jeep Wrangler running and driving fine and the transmission went out about 2 years ago, it was a 42rle. The Jeep sat at her parents ranch outside with no ...
3 votes
1 answer
73 views

90 Jeep YJ: Identify part on top of engine?

What is this part from the top of the engine? Part can be seen broken in this attached image. EDIT Vehicle info: 1990 Jeep Wrangler YJ 6 cylinder 4.2L
0 votes
0 answers
27 views

2009 Jeep Liberty Engine

My 2009 Jeep Liberty’s engine seized and I’m looking for a new motor. Found two for the same price, however one is for a 2008 liberty and the other is for a 2009 liberty. Is there any differences ...
1 vote
1 answer
150 views

can I trickle charge a spare car battery (located inside the car) from the cigar lighter port while driving?

I keep a car parked in a lot in another state. I get out there every few months or so. The battery under the hood sometimes is dead due to the small system draws while the vehicle sits idle for a ...
0 votes
0 answers
20 views

Dash Gauges not on until I press the brakes then they come on

I have a 2003 Jeep Wrangler and dash gauges will not come on unless I press the brake pedal. Any suggestions?
2 votes
0 answers
83 views

2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee fuel door won't close

The latch on my fuel door housing is stuck inside the housing and the fuel door has nothing to latch onto when I push the fuel door and try to close it. I've attached a picture of my existing fuel ...
4 votes
3 answers
7k views

Hard cold starts only

98 Jeep Cherokee (XJ), I6, 173k mi When trying to turn the cold engine over, I have to crank things for at least 3-5 seconds. In some cases it will not start on the first try. After starting it runs a ...
0 votes
2 answers
147 views

Why doesn't the AC inverter support my laptop?

I have a 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee and it has a built in inverter outlet for plugging in standard appliances. I'm in the USA, so this is 120V AC power. I know that the output works because I use it for ...
3 votes
1 answer
108 views

2012 jeep patriot 2.0L- Gears slipping but only after stopping during long drives

I have a jeep patriot 2012 which uses a CVT transmission. recently I have been going on a lot of long road trips. I noticed that when I first start to drive the car, there is no gears slipping. Even ...
1 vote
2 answers
64 views

1998 jeep grand cherokee parasitic draw

My jeep has a parasitic draw I traced them back to my cluster, my cigar lighter, and my rear washer I took a part my dash and tried seeing if there were any bad wires I could not see any help would ...

1
2 3 4 5
7