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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee repairs by problem area

Engine (17%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (6%)

Brakes and Traction Control (0%)

Suspension and Steering (0%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (33%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (11%)

Other (22%)

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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (0%)

$100 - $499 (0%)

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Chart based on 11 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4dr SUV

360-horsepower 5.7L V8 8-speed shiftable automatic AWD w/low range

Jeep Grand Cherokee in West Virginia, United States
Oct 2016 - Dec 2017
Aug 2017

19000 mi
Glove compartment difficult closure. Update in late November: still no call that they've gotten the parts.  

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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4dr SUV

293-horsepower 3.6L V6 8-speed shiftable automatic AWD w/low range

Jeep Grand Cherokee in Washington, United States
Nov 2016 - Jun 2018
Apr 2018

14500 mi
Emergency braking system activates too easily when set to low. Car brakes when not needed. Also rear emergency braking activated with nothing behind car. Was told I should turn off the reverse braking system. Was told there was no problem with forward emergency braking system. Was told they plugged in my hood open switch. I didn't ask them to do that as that prevents the car from shutting down at traffic lights. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Ontario, Canada
Jun 2017 - Sep 2017
Sep 2017

1240 mi
Vibration at highway speeds. Tires/wheels/balancing quickly ruled out. Replaced 2 drive shafts,2 axles, amd a rear differential Wheels road force balanced for ongoing vibration Wheels and tires replaced. No success Exhaust resonates at low rpm and over bumps. Can be felt inside cabin and resembles pressure, or bass noise. Similar to putting on noise cancelling headphones that give a sensation of pressure on the ears. Test driving many units in dealer lot reveals inconsistent results. Some do it and some don't. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Virginia, United States
Nov 2016 - Jun 2018
Apr 2017

4000 mi
warning light re: stop /start eco system, dealer "repaired ground connection to electrical contact." 
Jun 2017

6500 mi
same as previous repair - "Stop/Start system unavailable - PLease service Stop start system" . Issue was resolved by replacing the AUX battery. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in New York, United States
Dec 2016 - Jun 2018
May 2017

8000 mi
Stop start system failed to load initiate properly when the car was stopped. Battery needed to be recharged Exhaust battery had failed and needed to be replaced. Non-functioning battery caused the start-stop system to fail and not initiate when the car came to a full stop. 

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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4dr SUV

293-horsepower 3.6L V6 8-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Jeep Grand Cherokee in Alberta, Canada
Dec 2016 - Jun 2018
Dec 2017

11160 mi
Recall. ECM flash to prevent EGR damage. 

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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4dr SUV

Jeep Grand Cherokee in Colorado, United States
Nov 2016 - Jun 2018
Jun 2017

7000 mi
Replaced windshield camera for accident avoidance system/adaptive cruise control system. Got error message from vehicle diagnostics system that these systems were not working and required service. Part had to be shipped in overnight. 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in New Jersey, United States
Jul 2017 - Jun 2018
Dec 2017

5000 mi
Flash update for transmission. No change in transmission shift quality. 

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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 4WD

Jeep in Tennessee, United States
Oct 2016 - Jun 2018
Feb 2017

5000 mi
Windshield had defect in center of glass and had to be replaced. 
Dec 2017

16000 mi
Heated Steering Wheel not working 
Jeep Grand Cherokee in Florida, United States
Sep 2016 - Jun 2018
Feb 2018

15000 mi
Sunroof got off track and had to be replaced, including side curtains and sunroof shade 
Apr 2018

16 mi
Setting for memory seat and easy seat access not working Sunroof 

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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Repair Histories

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