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2009 Jeep Patriot Repair Histories

68 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2009 Jeep Patriot. 32 of these members (47.1%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 82 repairs to 2009 Jeep Patriots--an average of 1.2 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Chart based on 82 repairs.

2009 Jeep Patriot repair cost distribution

Chart based on 22 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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2009 Jeep Patriot 4dr SUV

turbocharged 138hp 2.0L I4 Diesel 6-speed manual AWD

Jeep Patriot in Great Britain
Jan 2010 - May 2010
4000 mi   Creaking coming from control arm bushes 

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2009 Jeep Patriot 4dr SUV

172-horsepower 2.4L I4 CVT AWD w/low range

Jeep Patriot in Maryland, United States
Oct 2009 - Jun 2014
12000 mi   Water coming into vehicle through front dome light assembly after steady rain. 
19000   Leaks at the front dome light and passenger front pilar due to clogged water drain tube in sunroof. Dealer mechanic used compressed air at drain tube opening to clear and recommended routine cleaning of water collection tray inside sunroof. 
Jeep Patriot in British Columbia, Canada
May 2009 - Jun 2014
21700 mi   Passenger Front Power Window not working. Cause by window motor being jammed into regulator. Ordered new window motor & regulator (not in dealer inventory)arrived next day & repaired. 
31118   Replace rear cargo cover, as the handle broke off. Replaced with new cargo cover, under warranty. 

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2009 Jeep Patriot 4dr SUV

172-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable CVT FWD

Jeep Patriot in Puerto Rico
Apr 2009 - Mar 2010
278 mi   WARRANTY REPAIR. I took the Patriot in because of a broken backrest adjustment lever (front passenger side). Dealer gave no hassles. Only issue was they didn't have it in my vehicle's color. Am waiting for new part to come in. Will advise. 
Jeep Patriot in Florida, United States
Jul 2010 - May 2014
19000 mi   poor fuel economy, excessive vibration, stalling, shifting rough 
20000   Same problem, rough idle, poor fuel milage, stalling, hesitation 
54000 US $725 both thermostats and housing were replaced following a report of vehicle overheating while standing still 

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2009 Jeep Patriot 4dr SUV

172-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable CVT AWD

Jeep Patriot in Quebec, Canada
Apr 2009 - Mar 2011
8680 mi   Noise (loud clunk) in the rear suspension at passenger side. Dealer check the suspension, everything is OK ...but the noise is still present. Replace a right rear toe link. Repair is OK 
Jeep Patriot in New Brunswick, Canada
Nov 2008 - Jul 2013
  Water leakage during rainstorm into the vehicle, through rear tailgate washer hose grommet. Well-known problem for this model. re-sealed following manufacturer directives. 
16740 mi C $200 Right side front LCA (Lower Control Arm) had to be replaced due to the ball joint was discovered as shot. In new vehicles no way to replace ball joint, so the entire LCA assembly has to be replaced. Replaced with aftermarket LCA (cheaper). 
18380   Entire driveshaft assembly has been replaced under powertrain warranty due to rubber boot defect. 
Jeep Patriot in Vermont, United States
Jun 2009 - Jul 2014
309 mi   Windshield replaced Rock cracked it on highway,The replacement is better than the original he put a raised seal on the upper part. 
7000   Had The oil changed and fixed the ESP(does not turn all the way off)problem per TSB.Dealer knew nothing of the TSB I had a copy computer flashed no problems. 
36000 US $300 Lower end ball joint. 
36000   Tie rods  
40000   Uneaven wear bare metal on one pad on one wheel 2ed time replacing less than 6months 

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2009 Jeep Patriot 4dr SUV

172-horsepower 2.4L I4 5-speed manual AWD

Jeep Patriot in Montana, United States
Dec 2009 - Jul 2010
13000 mi   Boot around manual shifter developed a tear. 
Jeep Patriot in Massachusetts, United States
Jun 2009 - Jun 2014
5000 mi   Transmission ground while going in reverse 
14000   Headlights/turn signal/wipers would stop functioning until battery unplugged. Multifunction switch replaced. 
17000   Turn signal and headlights unreliable. Replaced instrument cluster. Problem back in 1 week. found issue with connector, rebuild connected and rerouted wires 

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