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2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee Repair Histories

72 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee. 25 of these members (34.7%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 52 repairs to 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokees--an average of 0.7 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Chart based on 52 repairs.

2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee repair cost distribution

Chart based on 19 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
46500 mi   Rear axle noisy. Replaced under warranty 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Ontario, Canada
Dec 2012 - Jan 2014
64660 mi C $2300 Pinion bearing failure in the rear differential 
65560   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. 
69400   Replace entire drive shaft 
75640   $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 - Sep 2014
24800 mi   intermittent hatch light replace squeaking heater fan motor radio tuning needed updated flash nav system update flash 
32420   seat repair 
52700 C $100 Replace leaking tpm valve 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Illinois, United States
Sep 2010 - Mar 2014
116000 mi US $260 recirculation door was broken, stuck closed. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Ontario, Canada
Apr 2011 - May 2014
55180 mi   Replaced intake swirl valve actuator motor 
59520   right front wheel bearing diagnosed as needing replacement, parts ordered replaced right front wheel bearing 
66720 C $200 replaced battery 
78720   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. 
79320   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. 
81840   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 
92200   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
56500 mi US $1500 Battery dead after only 2 years AC not cooling correctly 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Ohio, United States
Sep 2009 - Jan 2012
8000 mi   Power steering pump failed and leaked. Replaced under warranty, no charge. 
40000 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 - Sep 2014
20000 mi   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 
62000 US $300 Starter replaced. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Pennsylvania, United States
Mar 2011 - Mar 2014
6000 mi US $350 Passenger side rear window mechanism failed. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in New York, United States
Aug 2012 - Sep 2012
36000 mi   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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