Alerts on a regular basis. The company inspected 14,000 steering columns and found seven with missing or misaligned rivets. The recall is expected to begin this month. The problem could lead to the loss of brake fluid, making it difficult to brake and posing the threat of a crash. I was told since I didn't buy my Jeep from them I would be put on a list as they were doing repairs their customers first.
Primary Use: Family transportation Overall Good Vehicle For Family And Sport — The car is powerful, the same time light weight. Also, the speed odometer displayed an inaccurate reading which fluctuated when traveling. A failing or inoperative windshield wiper system will reduce a driver's visibility which could result in a crash. For purposes of this analysis, loss of control events involve alleged complete or partial departure from the intended lane of travel. I being a senior citizen living on social security and a very small pension, bring this incident to your attention in the event there is a whistle blower reward due me or at least a reward from Chrysler corporation. If there is any repair needed before performing the recall, it should be Jeep's responsibility, not mine. Three of these complaints also allege a loss of vehicle control due to the rear lower control arm failure.
In the Liberty recall, Gates said the blower motors could fail if the air conditioning is being used on high during hot weather. This Jeep was purchased brand new in June of 2004 and has been a problem since. What Owners Should Do Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear lower control arms, free of charge. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The contact had not experienced a failure. Window still worked but the cable wire would come loose sometimes and window would either not roll all the way down, or not roll down at all and other times would roll down just fine.
Either condition may increase the risk of a crash. The recall addresses those vehicles originally sold, or currently registered in, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and the District of Columbia. It has been checked and nothing wrong. The contact had concern of the safety hazard involved. Comes equipped with: Air Conditioning. On vehicles in the recall that are not equipped with a tow hitch, Chrysler will install a Chrysler designed tow hitch free of charge, provided the condition of the vehicle can support proper installation.
Consequence Summary: If the non-formed hub unit is installed on a Jeep Liberty 4x2 model which does not use an axle nut for hub retention , the vehicle wheel will not be secure and a front wheel separation may occur, increasing the risk of a crash. If so, Chrysler will replace the tow hitch with a Chrysler designed tow hitch free of charge, provided the condition of the vehicle can support proper installation. All of the complainant vehicles were either originally sold or registered at the time of the incident in a Salt-belt state. Primary Use: Commuting to work Not A Bad Little Jeep. The safety recall began on march 26, 2012. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753.
While Chrysler has improved its scores on third-party quality assessments such as Consumer Reports in recent years, it has issued 12 separate recalls since early June involving about 4 million vehicles. The park brake lever clutch drum may distort and reduce the effectiveness of the park brake system. Chrysler had received a dozen reports of fires from Liberty owners. All the doors and rear hatch have large rust patches. Chrysler's safety recall number is l27. On vehicles in the recall that are not equipped with a tow hitch, Chrysler will install a Chrysler designed tow hitch free of charge, provided the condition of the vehicle can support proper installation.
Electrical over-stress of a resistor in the occupant restraint control module may lead to the non-deployment of the active head restraints during a rear impact collision. The last occurrence was last night, June 7, 2010. Failure of the ball joint could result in a loss of steering capability, increasing the risk of a crash. Chrysler says it will fix the vehicles for free and will start notifying owners about the problem this month. The dealer was contacted on multiple occasions and was informed that the part needed to repair the vehicle was not available and no estimated time for receiving the part could be provided. The contact stated that the vehicle failed to start on an intermittent basis. The recall is expected to begin during October 2008.
Sun roof will no longer function. Pulled manual lock to see if it was stuck, whole piece came out. If so, Chrysler will replace the tow hitch with a Chrysler designed tow hitch free of charge, provided the condition of the vehicle can support proper installation. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer on seven separate occasions for the identical failures. The contact had not experienced a failure. It does this going up inclined roads also, but not downshifting properly until I step on the gas very hard. A fracture of the rear lower control arm may result in a loss of vehicle control and may lead to a vehicle crash.
My 2004 Jeep Liberty helps me get to where I need to go no matter what the weather outside. While the contact was driving approximately 60 mph, the engine warning light illuminated on the instrument panel and suddenly the engine stalled. Liberty owners are expected to receive notices about the recall in May. The contact owns a 2004 Jeep Liberty. On vehicles already equipped with a Chrysler designed tow hitch, Chrysler will inspect the area around the tow hitch installation, and if any installation issues are identified, they will be repaired free of charge. These front wheel hub units can be mistakenly sold to owners and installed on 4X2 versions of the Jeep vehicles. I have not heard from anyone since then and just received another recall notice for the same repair.