Replaced entire tcm which other dealers told me seldom if ever fails. I've lost enough money and I'm done. I have had my car at my mechanics as well as a jeep dealership, a total of 5 times, now ready to go back in for the 6th time. I have to coast off to the side of the road. So I made a verbal and now written complaint, hoping something gets done. If gas pedal is stepped on all the way, vehicle shifts down 2 gears, e.
Of course I am using a rent car but I want my car back. The total sales of the 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee in the United States are 32,651 units. This iteration of the Jeep Grand Cherokee is an improvement over its predecessor, but still scored lower than most of its contemporaries. Complaint Number: 10319154 Incident Date: January 6, 2010 Date Added to File: March 12, 2010 Description of the Complaint: I have a 2006 jeep grand cherokee. Leaving me without a car for days. This defect can affect the safe operation of the airbag system.
When the tranny starts to vibrate, I notice that the rpms go up about 2-3000rpms. Already experienced several severe close encounters. So I take it to the dealer. The first time I stopped on a hill with this vehicle, I drifted backwords and almost hit the vehicle behind me before I realized what was happening. This is a very large sized car, yet a toddler seat cannot fully seat in the back. When the vehicle is started and placed into reverse, on 2 separate occasions, the vehicle jumped approx.
Complaint Number: 10156162 Incident Date: April 26, 2006 Date Added to File: April 26, 2006 Description of the Complaint: : the contact stated the vehicle made a banging noise as the gears shifted. Seat continuously sounds seatbelt alarm. This is why I'm expressing my problem to you in hope that a solution can be found. He tells me about the issue and says that they have seen alot of these issues and the back order on the part is 450 parts in the negative. It is priced lower than. Updated 07-17-13 Complaint Number: 10396727 Incident Date: March 4, 2011 Date Added to File: April 18, 2011 Description of the Complaint: Starting at around 55,000 miles while I would be driving my jeep, the car would stop moving but the engine would rev as I pushed on the pedal.
Of course I expected the 420-horsepower Hemi V-8 to be a giggle, but I was totally surprised by its ability to unload its power in such a sophisticated way. When the vehicle is started and placed into reverse, on 2 separate occasions, the vehicle jumped approx. Faults: I've had the Jeep 3 years. Horsepower was increased to 305 for 2008. It has the very solid feel of a Jeep built tough enough to go off road. A transfer case electrical failure may result in an unintentional shifting of the transfer case into the neutral position. From 5th to 3rd, and spikes up to 6000 rpm.
Leaving me without a car for days. They check it out and tell me it is the electronics in the shifter that is bad. I have almost been in 3 accidents due to this problem. It is now on 150,000 and I have not had a single problem with it. I read on the Jeep forums that the engine likes to be driven hard. This is the last Jeep I ever buy.
While driving car will fail to change gears. Luxury, comfort, all the goodies, room, power, speed, great for towing and looks, too. Rear running lights on driver side don't work. The new switch is a bigger joke as now to turn off the cat you need to push in the on the key or it will not turn to shut off the engine. The contact stated that while driving 40 mph, the vehicle shifted into neutral independently then the check engine light illuminated. Had to be towed to dealer several times.
It is the perfect size for weekend trips, off road fly fishing destinations, pet transportation and kayak hauling. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure but did not offer any assistance. The current and failure mileages were approximately 79,000. Yes Review Date: 9th January, 2009 I have owned a Jeep Cherokee from 60,000 km. Power is not bad, but not that great either.