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2018 Jeep Renegade 4dr SUV

180-horsepower 2.4L I4 9-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Jeep Renegade in Georgia, United States
May 2018 - Jan 2020
Jul 2018

640 mi
The vehicle had Passive Key Entry Failure. In addition to the module failure, the Push-To-Start button apparently failed. Both fobs required reprogramming and the Push-To-Start button is on lengthy back order but the dealer was able to locate a replacement at another dealer location. 

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2016 Jeep Renegade 4dr SUV

turbocharged 160hp 1.4L I4 6-speed manual AWD

Jeep Renegade in Michigan, United States
Aug 2016 - Jun 2018
Jan 2017 Bad clutch pedal sensor, causing cel, etc, Seat heaters not getting warm. Seat heaters were fixed by replacing the elements. Still not very warm, but at least we can can tell they're working now. 
Mar 2017

9000 mi
Various problems, all electrical. Weird warning lights and codes. As well as other odd functioning switch logic (including seat/steering wheel heater switches which were sometimes non responsive, and heaters were either on or off according to their state at startup), sometimes unresponsive radio, Bluetooth or other systems, and a buzz in stereo when lights were turned on. Replaced radio head unit which is also a computer. The head unit fixed some of this, but now there are new codes and the buzz and still some unresponsive switches. It will be going back again at some point soon. 
Apr 2018

22000 mi
Nipple broke off airbox, causing all sorts of errors. Warrantied. 
Jeep Renegade in Virginia, United States
Jul 2016 - Jun 2018
Sep 2017

26000 mi

US $5
Tube going from intercooler to turbo split. Dealer ordered part, but fixed it for now with duct tape. 
Dec 2017

33000 mi
Battery had a cold start problem. It tested bad and was replaced under warranty. 
Jeep Renegade in Pennsylvania, United States
Dec 2016 - Jul 2018
Jun 2018

23000 mi
Clunking sound from front passenger side when moving steering wheel back and forth or going slow over bumps. Sound returned after three days. 
Jul 2018

23000 mi
Ironically, it went away by spraying some silicone lubricant on the top passenger side motor mount. I found some references to bad motor mounts with this vehicle and figured I had nothing to lose. It worked. No strange sounds for 3 weeks now. Dealer was useless.  

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2016 Jeep Renegade 4dr SUV

180-horsepower 2.4L I4 9-speed shiftable automatic AWD w/low range

Jeep Renegade in North Carolina, United States
Mar 2016 - Nov 2017
Aug 2016

7300 mi
Passenger seat not working Poor performance of Beats Audio system 
Mar 2017

17000 mi
warped sunroof header 
Oct 2017

23999 mi
Electrical issue. The vehicle falsely showed different lights out on the dash. 
Jeep Renegade in Nevada, United States
Jul 2016 - Nov 2017
Jan 2017 Passenger side front door interior panel. Vinyl was pulling away from door panel, panel replaced under warranty by dealer. 
Feb 2017

9000 mi
NOT a Warranty or quality issue. The transmission was damaged by a third party and had to be replaced due to the damage that was caused by bad work on the suspension done by another shop. 
Jeep Renegade in Virginia, United States
Jun 2016 - Jun 2018
May 2018

33000 mi
Radiator fan failed, replaced it and a fuse that controls it. Replaced fog lamp assembly. From my understanding, the fog light is a sealed unit and that seal broke. When it failed it allowed water to get into it's casing. That water had some dirt in it which then blackened from the heat of the light which reduced the light's effectiveness. So the dealership replaced it under warranty. Rear window sprayer quit working, reattached to distributor in engine bay 
Jeep Renegade in Virginia, United States
Aug 2016 - Sep 2016
Sep 2016

1000 mi
Poor mysky sunroof panel fit -- dealer has not yet identified how to repair. 

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2016 Jeep Renegade 4dr SUV

180-horsepower 2.4L I4 9-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Jeep Renegade in Colorado, United States
Mar 2017 - Mar 2018
Dec 2017

13000 mi
Intermittent electrical issues when driving in exceptionally hard rain. Dealer was unable to replicate conditions/failure, so no repair was done. 
Jeep Renegade in Virginia, United States
Jul 2017 - Jun 2018
Jun 2018

26000 mi
Leather on door panel separated from panel. Drivers door and rear passenger door panel replaced. 

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2015 Jeep Renegade 4dr SUV

turbocharged 160hp 1.4L I4 6-speed manual AWD

Jeep Renegade in Virginia, United States
Jun 2016 - Jun 2018
Jun 2017

27500 mi
Uconnect/radio unit's bluetooth connectivity stopped working. Dealer checks and consultation with manufacturer pointed to a complete replacement of the radio/Uconnect unit, which was done. System is working correctly now. 
Nov 2017

32000 mi
Both sun visors had become loose, and would not retract all the way up into their recesses, thereby partially blocking forward view. Both visors were replaced under warranty. 

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2015 Jeep Renegade 4dr SUV

turbocharged 138hp 1.4L I4 6-speed manual FWD

Jeep Renegade in Great Britain
Jun 2017 - Jun 2018
Apr 2018

16000 mi
Complete failure of dashboard display (speedo etc). Just reflashed the firmware I think. 

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2015 Jeep Renegade 4dr SUV

180-horsepower 2.4L I4 9-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Jeep Renegade in Michigan, United States
Feb 2016 - Dec 2017
Jun 2016

8000 mi
squeaking Breaks when cold in reverse, scaring all of the neighborhood pets. There has been no resolution yet, Star Case pending return of stymies (cooler weather) 
Jeep Renegade in Georgia, United States
Mar 2015 - Dec 2015
Oct 2015

7000 mi
Body Control Module was bad. Door locks intermittently worked. Dash lights would adjust brightness on its own without driver input. 
Jeep Renegade in Illinois, United States
Dec 2017 - Dec 2017
Nov 2017

1 mi

US $75
Needed to replace thermostat 

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2015 Jeep Renegade 4dr SUV

180-horsepower 2.4L I4 9-speed shiftable automatic AWD w/low range

Jeep Renegade in New Jersey, United States
Sep 2015 - Jun 2018
Aug 2015

1332 mi
Vehicle threw a MIL and service engine message. Then threw service abs, e-brake,awd, etc. Power transfer unit made a bad noise, and vehicle disabled awd. TPU and BCM firmware was updated. 
Sep 2016

12000 mi
Warranty replacement of rear drive unit which was making increasingly louder noises and causing issues when engaging and disengaging. Also included related TCU updates. not 100% effective in eliminating all symptoms. 
Jeep Renegade in Texas, United States
Jun 2016 - Jun 2017
Feb 2017

12000 mi
Passive entry wasn't working occasionally and sometimes it wouldn't recognize that the key was present. Dealer did a software update. 
Jeep Renegade in Maryland, United States
May 2015 - Jun 2018
Mar 2016

5000 mi
Faulty rear differential module engagement associated with traction control system. RDM and rear differential is to be replaced pending receipt of parts LCD indicator on driver's temperature dial is faulty MySky roof panels rattle and creak 
Sep 2017

24000 mi
MySky had started creaking/rattling again. I was informed that an updated bracket system was available and ordered within a week. Replacement was covered under warranty. Noise has mostly been addressed, although occasionally will rattle on very rough surfaces. 
Dec 2017

28000 mi
Transmission pressure valve malfunctioned upon deceleration, leaving transmission in 4th gear. Valve body and electronics were replaced under warranty 
Jeep Renegade in Colorado, United States
Nov 2015 - Dec 2017
Dec 2017

45000 mi

US $300
The door stop broke. The door would no open more than 4 inches. Turn around on the repair was one hour. 
Jeep Renegade in Massachusetts, United States
Mar 2015 - Sep 2018
Sep 2017

37000 mi
TPMS sensor receiver module failed. Was replaced under warranty. 

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2015 Jeep Renegade 4dr SUV

180-horsepower 2.4L I4 9-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Jeep Renegade in Pennsylvania, United States
Dec 2015 - Jun 2018
Nov 2017

69500 mi

US $200
Ignition Coil had blown 
Jeep Renegade in Alabama, United States
Apr 2017 - May 2017
May 2017

15000 mi
Basically the dealer had to do a complete relearn of the transmission protocol to eliminate a strong jerk between first and second gear. No parts were replaced. 
Jeep Renegade in Arizona, United States
May 2015 - Feb 2018
Oct 2015

6700 mi
Completely dead battery. Could not remove key from ignition switch nor get vehicle out of park. Dealer had to replace battery and reprogram computer. I understand that this is a common problem with OE battery. 
Jun 2016

19000 mi
Once again we lost all electrical. Jeep would not start, no radio, no nothing. I jumped it and drove it straight to the selling Dealer. Exact same problem as we had in Oct 2015. Computer update we were told 
Jeep Renegade in Rhode Island, United States
May 2015 - Jun 2018
May 2018

36000 mi
Air conditioner became discharged. Dealer charged and checked for leaks. 
Jeep Renegade in North Carolina, United States
Aug 2015 - Apr 2016
Oct 2015

18000 mi
needed updates almost immediately and caused the transmission too not work correctly as it should have. 
Jeep Renegade in Michigan, United States
Sep 2015 - Sep 2017
Oct 2015 Front-right wheel made rubbing sound when turning left, wheel bearing replaced to fix issue. 
Mar 2016

6000 mi
Car shifted roughly between first few gears causing a lull in motion. New computer update was applied which smoothed out shifting and fixed problem. 
Mar 2017

27000 mi

US $250
Wheel well attachments broke, causing it to rub against the breaks and tire when speeding past a certain point and creating a rubbing noise. Wheel well and defective attachment parts were replaced. 
Jun 2017

32000 mi
AC did not work at all. Leak in AC system, was not identified so AC was recharged with a dye to find leak. 

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2015 Jeep Renegade 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

Jeep Renegade in Virginia, United States
Apr 2015 - Jun 2018
Jan 2017

4000 mi
Check engine light was on. When ran diagnostic, it was thermometer. Reprogrammed the TCM. 

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