Jeep Gladiator owners manuals
- Jeep Gladiators seem to have a transmission problem that can lead to fluid leakage causing overheats and catches fire at highway speeds. Due to the location of the fire under the Gladiator may fill the cab with smoke.
- Drivers might notice that the Gladiator is especially difficult to steer and could be dangerous at freeway speeds.
- Only four-door models available.
The Jeep Gladiator is a midsize pickup truck produced by the Jeep division of FCA US. It was presented at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show in November and went on sale in the spring of 2019. Based on the same platform as the Wrangler JL, the Gladiator is the first pickup truck after the Comanche was abandoned in 1992.
The Gladiator is available in four trim levels, a base Sport, mid-level Sport S, luxurious Overland, and off-road Rubicon. The base Gladiator is equipped with a 3.6-liter V-6 that delivers 285 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque which is paired through a standard six-speed manual transmission or an optional eight-speed automatic. There is also a diesel powertrain of 3.0-liter V-6, which develops 260 hp and 442 lb-ft.
Jeep Gladiator known problems
Some of the common problems or complaints owners have about the Jeep Gladiator are: