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2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee Repair Histories

2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee Repair Histories 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee Repair Histories

79 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee. 29 of these members (36.7%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 61 repairs to 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokees--an average of 0.8 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee repairs by problem area

Chart based on 61 repairs.

2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee repair cost distribution

Chart based on 24 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4dr SUV

turbocharged 215hp 3.0L V6 Diesel 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD w/low range

Jeep Grand Cherokee in Alberta, Canada
Mar 2011 - Sep 2014
Mar 2012   Rear axle noisy. Replaced under warranty 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Ontario, Canada
Dec 2012 - Jan 2014
Jan 2013 C $2300 Pinion bearing failure in the rear differential 
Feb 2013   Gear noise developed in the rear diff within 1 month of the pinion bearings and other bearing being replaced. Entire rear end was changed out with a used rear end. 
Jul 2013   Replace entire drive shaft 
Dec 2013   $650 to rebuild the alternator, $125 for serpentine belt, $400 for some fancy bracket that holds turbo hoses. The rest was labour. I bought a new GMC pickup truck and traded the Jeep. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Ontario, Canada
Sep 2010 - Dec 2014
Jan 2011   intermittent hatch light replace squeaking heater fan motor radio tuning needed updated flash nav system update flash 
Jan 2012   seat repair 
Dec 2013 C $100 Replace leaking tpm valve 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Illinois, United States
Sep 2010 - Mar 2014
Oct 2011 US $260 recirculation door was broken, stuck closed. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Ontario, Canada
Apr 2011 - May 2014
Apr 2011   Replaced intake swirl valve actuator motor 
Jun 2011   right front wheel bearing diagnosed as needing replacement, parts ordered replaced right front wheel bearing 
Jan 2012 C $200 replaced battery 
Oct 2012   BOTH REAR STABILIZER LINKS WORN OUT - REPLACED  turbo intake hose loose, not installed correctly, probably after swirl valve actuator motor replaced 30000 km ago. hard to install correctly because very little clearance. might also be prone to loosening. also replaced nearly clogged air filter. 
Nov 2012   All the dash warning lights came on, signals did not flash, engine ran normally. disconnected & reconnected negative cable from battery and reset service engine soon with OBD 2 code reader (no codes). seems to be ok now. 
Mar 2013   FRONT AND REAR BRAKES WORN OR NEEDED SERVICE. REPLACED BOTH FRONT AND REAR PADS AND ROTORS ADJUSTED PARKING BRAKE SHOES RIGHT SIDE TIE ROD END REPLACED BECAUSE TOO MUCH PLAY 
Nov 2013   replaced #1 glow plug 

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2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4dr SUV

330-horsepower 5.7L V8 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD w/low range

Jeep Grand Cherokee in Texas, United States
Nov 2010 - Sep 2012
May 2012 US $1500 Battery dead after only 2 years AC not cooling correctly 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Ohio, United States
Sep 2009 - Jan 2012
Jun 2009   Power steering pump failed and leaked. Replaced under warranty, no charge. 
Jul 2011 US $90 Sunroof wasn't seating correctly (too low). 

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2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4dr SUV

210-horsepower 3.7L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Jeep Grand Cherokee in New York, United States
Nov 2010 - Jun 2015
Jan 2011   All dash lights illuminated. Numerous control and info systems - turn signals, radio, all gauges would not work. Diagnosed as control module failure. Dealer ordered and installed replacement. Vehicle computer reset. Everything working again 
Sep 2013 US $300 Starter replaced. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Pennsylvania, United States
Mar 2011 - Mar 2014
Mar 2012 US $350 Passenger side rear window mechanism failed. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in New York, United States
Aug 2012 - Sep 2012
Sep 2012   took in several times for a rattle in left wheel area which still occurs. also to go back for radio problems 

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