About Jeep Liberty
Jeep Liberty is a compact SUV manufactured by FCA US LLC from 2002 to 2012. The first Jeep Liberty was designed to replace the Jeep Cherokee (XJ) and introduced in 2002 model year. Though it ceased production on August 16, 2012, it has received some recognition. In 2012, Jeep Liberty was nominated for the North American Truck of the Year award. Totally speaking, it had gone through two generations.
The first generation Jeep Liberty (KJ; 2002-2007) was introduced as the replacement for the discontinued Jeep Cherokee in 2002. It offered the top end Limited, a more rugged looking Renegade, which was replaced by Latitude in 2007, base Sport trim levels. It was the first Jeep to use 2.4 L 150 hp PowerTech straight-4, 3.7 L 210 hp V6 engine and 2.8 L VM Motori turbo diesel engines. The redesigned Jeep Liberty debuted at the 2007 New York International Auto Show marked the beginning of second generation (KK; 2008-2012). It then was available in base Sport, up-level Limited, Renegade (2009-2010), Arctic Edition (2012), Latitude (2010-2012), 70th Anniversary Edition (2011) and Jet Edition trims. They were powered by 2.8 L inline 4-cylinder and 3.7 L V6 gasoline engine mated to 4-speed, 5-speed automatic transmissions and 6-speed manual transmission.
Jeep Liberty Common Problems & Maintenance Tips
Just like the natural law says that everything would wear out, so will the Jeep Liberty. As the accumulation of mileage, owners start to find out problems on it. Here are the most reported problems:
First, engine failure. Though it is a very usual problem on most vehicles, Jeep Liberty has also such problem. The Check Engine Light was illuminated from time to time and the gas mileage got worse and worse not to mention the rough running Jeep Liberty. Sometimes, when the Liberty is idling, it would misfire or run irregularly according to drivers. This problem actually may have something with broken synchronizer ring or failed oxygen sensor or piston ring set.
Second, window regulator brakes or regulators fail prematurely. As we all know, most equipment in modern vehicle are powered by electricity. Power window switch or window regulator is designed for providing convenience to owners when lowering or rising windows. So once you also met this problem, the best solution is to check if your power window switch is defective or window regulator is worn out.
It is certain that we should prepare in advance and not wait for problems to happen. So in order to maintain your Jeep Liberty a long lifespan, some easy-to-ignore but also easy-to-wear parts need good care. Antenna or antenna mast is responsible for a comfortable infotainment environment and drive belt works for protecting drivers' safety, they need your attention as well.
When it comes to auto parts, you certainly should choose OEM parts. We offer a wide range of Liberty genuine parts at the lowest price. OEM quality, manufacturer's warranty, reliability, durability, hassle-free return and quick delivery are our promises.