Notice on Jeep Recalls
Jeep has announced a recall of 1.4 million vehicles due to a software issue that may cause the engine to stall.
The problem is said to affect Jeeps from the years 2014-to 2017.
This is not the first time Jeep has had to issue a recall for this reason; in fact, this is the third such jeep recall in as many years.
Jeep owners are advised to take their vehicles to a dealer as soon as possible to have the software updated.
In the meantime, if you own a Jeep and it stalls while you’re driving, be sure to pull over to a safe location and turn off the engine.
Do not attempt to restart the engine until the problem has been fixed.
If you have any questions about this recall, or if you believe your Jeep may be affected, please contact your local Jeep dealer.
Thank you for your attention to this important matter.
Notice on Jeep Recalls
In the interest of public safety, Chrysler has issued vehicle recalls for a good number of its Jeep models, taking recommendations from NHTSA reports.
The following Jeep models are the subject of Chrysler’s vehicle recall Jeep Cherokee, Jeep Commander, Jeep Compass, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Jeep Liberty, Jeep Patriot, and Jeep Wrangler.
We will go over models that Jeep Recalls here.
Jeep Recall #1
• Chrysler issued jeep recalls for 75,364 units of the 2015 Jeep Cherokee SUV over reports of a fire risk
• Airbag software issues prompted Chrysler to add 62,148 units of 2014-2015 Jeep Cherokee SUVs to an earlier recall it issued
• Recalls issued by Chrysler for 228,181 units of 2014-2015 Jeep Cherokee SUVs were borne out of cases of sudden airbag deployments triggered by sharp-maneuvering drivers
• The 2014 Jeep Cherokee SUV is among the models included in Chrysler’s recall of 10,400 units that also include the Dodge Durango SUV, and the Jeep Grand Cherokee (SRT and non-SRT) SUV, over recorded cases of sudden unintended acceleration pointing to the models’ cruise-control systems
• Chrysler included 2014-2015 Jeep Cherokee SUVs in its recall of more than 1.4 million units due to possibilities of vehicle remote-hacking
Jeep Recall #2
• Possibilities of engine stall due to an ignition switch problem prompted Chrysler to include 2006 and 2007 Jeep Commander SUVs in its recall of 729,300 units, which also include 2005, 2006, and 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs
• Chrysler issued a recall for 469,000 Jeep recalls, including 2006-2010 Jeep Commander SUVs, due to transmission problems that causes unmanned shifts from Park mode into Neutral mode
Jeep Recall #3
• The 2014 Jeep Compass SUV is among the 522 vehicles recalled by Chrysler alongside the 2014 Jeep Patriot SUV, 2013 Dodge Avenger, and Chrysler 200, all of which are equipped with 2.4-liter engines that are touted to have engine oil pressure loss issues that may lead to a sudden engine stall or failure
• An airbag problem reported on the 2010-2012 Jeep Compass SUVs and 2010-2012 Jeep Patriot SUVs led Chrysler to recall 254,396 units of those models
• Chrysler cited the fuel-tank transfer tube problem involving the 2012 Jeep Compass SUV and 2012 Jeep Patriot SUV as its reason to recall 30,000 units of those models
Jeep Recall #4
• Airbag deployment issues urged Chrysler to recall 284,089 units of the 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV and 2003 Jeep Liberty SUV A large amount of Jeep Recalls!
• The Jeep Grand Cherokee is one of the models tagged by Chrysler (aside from the 2012-2013 Dodge Durango SUV and 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee) in its recall of 467,480 units fitted with 3.0-liter diesel engines, which are suspected of a fuel-pump relay problem that may cause engine stall or failure
• Loss of stability control over glitches in the steering software has led Chrysler to recall 184,186 units of the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV and 2014 Dodge Durango SUV
• Chrysler called on owners of 184,215 units of the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV and 2014 Dodge Durango SUV to submit their units for recall over an airbag defect
• The 2011 to 2014 models of the Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV join other Chrysler models – 2011-2014 Chrysler 300, Dodge Challenger, Dodge Charger, and Dodge Durango, in the firm’s jeep recalls of 434,581 units over failing alternators, which may result to engine stall
• Defective fuel-pump relay inside power modules that may lead to sudden engine stall has been cited as the main cause behind Chrysler’s decision to recall 188,723 units of the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee and 2011 Dodge Durango SUV
• Possible engine stall coming from an ignition switch problem entailed Chrysler to recall 792,300 units of its 2005-2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV and 2006-2007 Jeep Commander SUVs
• Chrysler recalled 895,000 units of the 2011-2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV and 2011-2014 Dodge Durango SUV due to fire risks relating to faulty vanity-mirror lights
• 10,700 units of Chrysler’s 2011-2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV, Jeep Cherokee SUV, Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT, and Dodge Durango SUV were recalled for cases of sudden unintended acceleration arising from faulty cruise-control systems
• A problem that severely hampers braking urged Chrysler to recall 867,795 units of the 2011-2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV and Dodge Durango SUV
• Faulty antilock brakes have led Chrysler to recall 25,250 units of 2012-2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs and Dodge Durango SUVs
• Chrysler announced a “voluntary campaign” to inspect 2.7 million units, which include 1993-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs, to settle a long-standing dispute with federal safety regulators
• The 2005-2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs are among those included in Chrysler’s recall of 469,000 units over transmission issues that automatically shifts from Park mode to Neutral mode
• 2002-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs stand as among the 744,822 vehicles recalled by Chrysler for inadvertently-deploying airbags
• The 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee is among the 142,800 units designated by Chrysler for recall (apart from the 2014 Ram 1500, 2500, and 3500) due to defects in the instrument-cluster
• Remote-hacking fears have led Chrysler to recall more than 1.4 million vehicles, including the Jeep Grand Cherokee
Jeep Recall #5
• Inadvertent airbag deployment problems on the 2003 Jeep Liberty SUV urged Chrysler to include it in its recall of 284,089 units
• The 2006 Jeep Liberty SUV is among the manual-transmission models slated by Chrysler for its recall of 43,874 units (aside from the 2006 Jeep Wrangler and 2006 Dodge Viper) for replacement of clutch ignition interlock switches
• Improperly functioning active head restraints serve as the main cause behind Chrysler’s recall of 490,000 units, which includes 2011-2013 Jeep Liberty SUVs
• Chrysler’s “voluntary campaign” of 2.7 million units, which was done to settle a dispute with federal safety regulators, includes 2002-2007 Jeep Liberty SUVs
• The 2008 Jeep Liberty SUV was recalled by Chrysler over a driveshaft defect
• Inadvertent deployment of airbags caused Chrysler to include 2002-2003 Jeep Liberty models as among the 744,822 units it recalled
Jeep Recall #6
• The 2014 Jeep Patriot SUV is among the models included by Chrysler in its recall of 522 units (aside from the 2014 Jeep Compass SUV, 2013 Dodge Avenger, and 2013 Chrysler 200) equipped with 2.4-liter engines touted to have faulty engine oil pressure that can lead to an engine stall or failure
• Concerns over an airbag problem led Chrysler to recall 254,396 units of 2010-2012 Jeep Patriot SUVs and Jeep Compass SUVs
• A fuel-tank transfer tube problem is the main reason behind Chrysler’s recall of around 30,000 2012 Jeep Patriot SUVs and Jeep Compass SUV
Jeep Recall #7
• Jeep recalls 43,874 units for replacement of clutch ignition interlock switches including the 2006 Jeep Wrangler SUV
• Jeep recalls 10,390 units that including the 2014 Jeep Wrangler SUV to address problems with the tire pressure monitor system
• Around 313,236 units, including 2011-2013 Jeep Wrangler SUVs, were recalled by Chrysler over fire risks on heated power mirrors
• Loss of transmission fluid due to wearing out of a hole in the transmission oil cooler line caused by the power steering line led to Chrysler’s recall of around 180,131 units of 2012-2013 Jeep Wrangler SUVs
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