2003 Jeep Wrangler Jeep Wrangler 2003

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2003 Jeep Wrangler repairs by problem area

Engine (33%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (0%)

Brakes and Traction Control (0%)

Suspension and Steering (33%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (22%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (0%)

Other (11%)

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2003 Jeep Wrangler repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (0%)

$100 - $499 (44%)

< $100 (56%)

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Chart based on 9 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2003 Jeep Wrangler 2dr SUV

190-horsepower 4.0L I6 5-speed manual 4WD, part-time w/low range

Jeep Wrangler in Texas, United States
- Sep 2014
Feb 2006

40000 mi

US $114
Cam position sensor prevented engine from starting. Dealer repair under warranty. Faultless since replacement sensor was installed. 
Sep 2009

75000 mi

US $50
A/C fan switch shorted. 1st speed position no longer functional. Replacement part approx $50 from major auto part dealer. Annoying repair job above the passenger foot-well area. 
Jul 2013

92000 mi

US $10
A/C selector switch failed. Plastic piece ordered online. $10 with shipping. 
Sep 2014

102000 mi

US $450
Radiator seam failure. Slow leak. Repaired in approximately 3 business days. 
Jeep Wrangler in Maryland, United States
- Dec 2009
Dec 2009

130000 mi

US $85
swaybar endlink 
Jeep Wrangler in Illinois, United States
- May 2010
May 2010

85000 mi

US $250
replaced springs. all were broken or about to break. 

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2003 Jeep Wrangler 2dr SUV

190-horsepower 4.0L I6 4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range

Jeep Wrangler in Minnesota, United States
- Mar 2010
Mar 2010

76000 mi

US $433
Floor Shift Replaced 
Jeep Wrangler in Vermont, United States
- Aug 2007
May 2004

5000 mi
Transmission pumps replaced under warranty. Had been experiencing rough shifts. 
Aug 2007

30000 mi

US $250
Front sway bar end links broken (left side had completely separated) at joint. Had been street driven only -- no off-road use. 

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2003 Jeep Wrangler Repair Histories

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