10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
53 / 2
Injuries / Deaths:
76 / 2
Average Mileage:
56,294 miles

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problem #478

Apr 262002

Liberty

  • 132,000 miles
I am filing this to get some sort of help and direction to take care of these recalls on this vehicle NHTSA number 13V-252.

- New Iberia, LA, USA

problem #477

Apr 122018

Liberty 6-cyl

  • 144,890 miles
I was driving on a city street and highway when my upper and lower arms and ball joints just snapped in half also the whole right side of the vehicle has no electrical working the horn doesn't work so the air bags don't work and the company I got the vehicle from disabled my check engine light so I have no clue what else is wrong with the vehicle the companies name is wheels of success the owner is [xxx] she refuses to help me I have called sent emails text etc no response I got the vehicle from her in November 2016 I haven't had it a year and I have paid for repairs that should of been done before getting it I have paid out more than the cost of vehicle this has happened twice. Information redacted pursuant to the Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA), 5 U.S.C. 552(B)(6).

- Tampa, FL, USA

problem #476

Nov 112017

Liberty

  • 170,000 miles
Noticed a split in passenger side air bag after I bought used car air bag light came on in dash.

- Commerce, GA, USA

problem #475

Aug 262017

Liberty

  • 106,000 miles
Air bag light comes on intermittently. I had the R06/NHTSA 15V-046 recall for the orc completed on 9/14/17 and the light still comes on.

- Savannah, GA, USA

problem #474

Sep 062016

Liberty

  • 136,000 miles
The contact owns a 2002 Jeep Liberty. The contact stated that the vehicle was serviced under NHTSA campaign number: 15V046000 (air bags) at woodstock garage 601 N main St, woodstock, va 22664 but the remedy failed to repair the vehicle as the air bag warning light started illuminating after the remedy repairs. The contact stated that only the air bag module was replaced and not the front sensors. The vehicle was not taken back to woodstock garage for an air bag warning light diagnosis/repairs. The contact stated that vehicle failed state inspection and was informed to have the front impact sensors replaced. The vehicle was taken to marlow motor company located at 707 N commerce ave, front royal, va 22630 (540) 635-4158 where the vehicle was not diagnosed due to the diagnostic fees and the contact was informed she would have to pay for the front impact sensors. The manufacturer was notified of the failure but did not offer any further assistance as the vehicle was already serviced under a recall. The failure mileage was approximately 136,000.

- Front Royal, VI, USA

problem #473

Aug 012016

Liberty

  • miles
The airbag light come on and off on a regular bases after stsrting the car

- Hayward, CA, USA

problem #472

Jun 012017

Liberty

  • 157,000 miles
The contact owns a 2002 Jeep Liberty. While driving 35 mph, the air bag and check engine warning indicators illuminated. In addition, the air bag indicator illuminated intermittently. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V046000 (air bags) around March of 2015. The dealer (major world, 43-40 northern blvd, long island city, NY, 11101) was contacted at 866-614-2884 and stated that the earliest they could accommodate to diagnose the vehicle and schedule an appointment was a month away. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. The failure mileage was approximately 157,000.

- Rockaway, NY, USA

problem #471

Jun 302017

Liberty

  • 118,000 miles
The contact owns a 2002 Jeep Liberty. While driving 35 mph, the driver's air bag deployed without warning or impact. The vehicle was towed to a local dealer (john greene Chrysler Dodge Jeep, located at 910 jamestown rd morgantown, nc 28655). The dealer advised the contact to call the manufacturer. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The contact sustained a scar on her neck and bruises and burns to the upper body. Medical attention was provided by the contact's primary physician. A police report was not filed. The manufacturer was notified of the failure and informed the contact that they were not responsible. The manufacturer advised the contact to follow-up with the insurance company. The failure mileage was 118,000.

- Valdese, NC, USA

problem #470

Jun 302017

Liberty

  • 174,000 miles
The contact owns a 2002 Jeep Liberty. The contact stated that the air bag warning indicator was illuminated. The vehicle was taken to poage Chrysler Dodge Jeep, Inc. (900 clinic rd, hannibal, mo 63401 (573) 221-7313), but diagnostic testing could not be completed because there was no recall on the vehicle. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The failure mileage was 174,000.

- Hannibal, MS, USA

problem #469

Jun 012017

Liberty

  • 118,000 miles
Airbag light continues to appear on and off even though recall M35 was performed. 06/17 rotors had to be replaced along with brake pads. 04/15 passenger side front window regulator repaired 04/13. Not working properly again. A/C condenser replaced 04/13. Not working.

- Blandon, PA, USA

problem #468

Jan 182017

Liberty

  • miles
My engine failed like most people with a 2002 engine that I have spoken with. This was a bad year for these engines so I can not understand why they were not recalled. Every mechanic knows these engines would fail for no reason.

- East Stroudsburg, PA, USA

problem #467

Oct 172016

Liberty

  • miles
Airbag light randomly comes on and off! after I went to the dealer for airbag control module needed to be replaced due to a recall, which is free repair, but after the repair, the airbag light is off/on the dealer said that I have to pay $199 to fix the diag.

- Hayward, CA, USA

problem #466

Feb 172017

Liberty

  • miles
Takata recall NHTSA recall number: Opens new window takes away from VIN lookup section> 15V-046 recall date: January 27, 2015 manufacturer recall number: R06 summary: The airbag system occupant restraint control (orc) module may experience a front airbag and/or seatbelt pretensioner inadvertent deployment. Safety risk: An inadvertent airbag deployment while driving could distract the driver and cause a crash without warning. Remedy: All involved vehicles must have the occupant restraint control (orc) module replaced. If your vehicle still has safety recall M35 (12V-527) or N13 (13V-040) in the "open" status, please schedule your service appointment with a Chrysler dealer to perform the repair. If you already had M35 (12V-527) or N13 (13V-040) completed, recall R06 must still be completed once parts become available. Recall status: Recall incomplete

- Erie, PA, USA

problem #465

Feb 132017

Liberty

  • 140,200 miles
I was driving the car on the main road and all of a sudden the passenger seat airbag deployed and after a minute when I was pulling off the road the airbag on my side deployed. The cover hit my arms and it caused me bruises and burns. My sister in law got bruises on her stomach and on her chest too. I didn't know the cause of airbag deployment it just happened.

- Pago Pago, AS, USA

problem #464

Jan 182017

Liberty

  • 200,000 miles
The contact owns a 2002 Jeep Liberty. While driving 30 mph, the contact's vehicle crashed into the rear of another vehicle. The air bags failed to deploy. The vehicle was towed to an independent mechanic. A police report was filed. The contact sustained internal bruising to the chest and a head injury, which required medical attention. The vehicle was not repaired. The vehicle was included in NHTSA campaign number: 15V046000 (air bags). The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 200,000.

- Wolfe, TX, USA

problem #463

Jan 112017

Liberty

  • 177,000 miles
In a high speed, serious, head on collision, neither airbag deployed on 1/11/2017. My vehicle was in motion on a highway with a beginning speed of 55 mph. I saw that a crash was imminent and slowed down some prior to impact....updated 02/07/17

- Searcy, AR, USA

problem #462

Jan 172017

Liberty

  • 145,000 miles
The contact owns a 2002 Jeep Liberty. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V046000 (air bags); however, the part for the recall repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. While driving approximately 15 mph, the air bags deployed without warning or impact. The passenger received injuries to the knee and face. Medical attention was needed. A police report was not filed. The approximate failure mileage was 145,000. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Columbia, KY, USA

problem #461

Dec 132016

Liberty 4WD 6-cyl

  • miles
2002 Jeep Liberty. Consumer writes in regards to dealership unable to complete occupant restraint control module recall repair due to age/year of vehicle.

- Columbus, MS, USA

problem #460

Mar 062015

Liberty 4WD 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2002 Jeep Liberty. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V046000 (air bags) however, the parts to do the repair was unavailable. The manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Part distribution disconnect. Updated 02/15/2017

- Mchenry, IL, USA

problem #459

Nov 282015

Liberty

  • miles
The contact owns a 2002 Jeep Liberty. After the vehicle was started, the air bag warning indicator illuminated intermittently. The vehicle was taken to the dealer, but was not diagnosed or repaired. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V046000 (air bags); however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The failure mileage was unknown. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Whiteville, NC, USA

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