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2018 Jeep Cherokee Reliability Ratings

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2018 Jeep Cherokee Recalls

There have been 6 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD Recall Date: 08/08/2018
  • Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018 Jeep Renegade, Compass and Grand Cherokee, RAM 1500 and Promaster, Fiat 500x, Dodge Journey, Challenger, Charger and Durango and Chrysler 300x vehicles, 2017-2018 Jeep Wrangler, Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town and Country vehicles and 2018-2019 Jeep Cherokee and Chrysler Pacifica vehicles. The powertrain control module may be equipped with a voltage regulator chip in the circuit board that may fail, causing a stall or a no start condition.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 12779
  • Consequence: A vehicle stall can increase the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the powertrain control module, free of charge. The recall began October 2, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U87.
  • Dates of Manufacture: SEP 06, 2017 to FEB 20, 2018
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: U87
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 18V524000
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT Recall Date: 07/25/2018
  • Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018 Jeep Cherokee all-wheel-drive vehicles. The bearing cage for the right front halfshaft assembly may not have been properly heat treated, possibly resulting in the bearing cage breaking and a potential halfshaft assembly failure.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 702
  • Consequence: If the halfshaft bearing cage breaks, the halfshaft may not be able to transmit engine power, causing a loss of drive or it can allow the vehicle to move while in the "Park" position. Either condition may increase the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front right halfshaft assemblies, free of charge. The recall began September 20, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U78.
  • Dates of Manufacture: OCT 29, 2017 to NOV 03, 2017
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: U78
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 18V494000
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING Recall Date: 05/16/2018
  • Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2014-2018 Dodge Journey, Charger and Durango, RAM 2500, 3500, 3500 Cab Chassis (more than 10,000lb), 4500 Cab Chassis and 5500 Cab Chassis, Jeep Cherokee and Grand Cherokee and Chrysler 300, 2014-2019 RAM 1500, 2015-2018 Dodge Challenger, 2015-2017 Chrysler 200, 2016-2018 RAM 3500 Cab Chassis (less than 10,000 lb), 2017-2018 Chrysler Pacifica and 2018 Jeep Wrangler vehicles. These vehicles are being recalled to address a defect that could prevent the cruise control system from disengaging. If, when using cruise control, there is a short circuit within the vehicle's wiring, the driver may not be able to shut off the cruise control either by depressing the brake pedal or manually turning the system off once it has been engaged, resulting in either the vehicle maintaining its current speed or possibly accelerating.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 4846885
  • Consequence: If the vehicle maintains its speed or accelerates despite attempts to deactivate the cruise control, there would be an increased risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the software, and perform a software flash on the engine or powertrain control module, free of charge. The recall began June 4, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Note: Owners are advised to stop using cruise control until the software update has been performed. In the event that cruise control cannot be disengaged while driving, owners should firmly and steadily apply the brakes and shift the transmission to neutral, placing the vehicle in park once it has stopped.
  • Dates of Manufacture: NOV 04, 2012 to DEC 16, 2017
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: U49
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 18V332000
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS Recall Date: 04/30/2018
  • Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018 Jeep Cherokee vehicles equipped with a 2.4L engine. These vehicles may have been manufactured with a fuel tube that may leak fuel into the engine compartment.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 48990
  • Consequence: A fuel leak in the presence of the ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.
  • Remedy: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the fuel tube, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began May 24, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U39.
  • Dates of Manufacture: AUG 31, 2017 to JAN 03, 2018
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: U39
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 18V282000
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE Recall Date: 10/23/2017
  • Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018 Jeep Cherokee and Compass vehicles equipped with 2.4L engines. The engines may have a cracked oil pump housing that can result in oil pump failure.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 357
  • Consequence: If the oil pump fails, the engine will stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the oil pump, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began December 5, 2017. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T65.
  • Dates of Manufacture: SEP 08, 2017 to SEP 27, 2017
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: T65
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V670000
WHEELS:RIM Recall Date: 08/30/2017
  • Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Jeep Cherokee vehicles. The tire and rim size information required to be on the Certification label was omitted during manufacturing, which may result in an incorrect tire and rim combination being installed on the vehicle. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, "Tire Selection and Rims."
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 22242
  • Consequence: The missing tire and rim designation information may lead to an incorrect combination being installed on the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Chrysler will notify owners and will provide a corrected certification label, free of charge. The recall began October 13, 2017. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T53.
  • Dates of Manufacture: FEB 26, 2017 to AUG 09, 2017
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: T53
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V543000

2018 Jeep Cherokee Warranty

Jeep covers the 2018 Cherokee with a three-year/36,000-mile limited warranty and a five-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty.

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