Jeep Grand Cherokee owners manuals
- The 2011 Grand Cherokee owners reported a TIPM failure, making the engine not to start or to be hard to start.
- Aesthetic issues related to the leather dashboard bubbles or wrinkles up seen on the 2011 model.
- Electronic shifting problems related to the transmission, which affected the 2014 and 2015 model years. Owners experienced jerking, hesitating, and roughness when shifting, or wouldn’t shift gears.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee is a series of five-passenger mid-size SUVs manufactured by Jeep. While some other SUVs were built with body-on-frame architecture, the Jeep Grand Cherokee has always adopted a unibody chassis.
The Jeep Grand Cherokee comes in seven trim levels: Laredo, Limited, Trailhawk, Overland, Summit, SRT, and Trackhawk. Most Grand Cherokees are available with either rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive.
The Laredo model is powered by a 3.6-liter V6 engine producing 295 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. Other features include an eight-speed automatic transmission, rear parking sensors, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support, a 7-inch touchscreen, and a six-speaker sound system. The upper trims can be equipped with the standard V6 or the optional 5.7-liter V8 engine delivering 360 hp and 390 lb-ft.
The Grand Cherokee towing capacity is 6200 pounds for V-6 models and 7200 pounds with the V-8.
Jeep Grand Cherokee known problems
Some of the common problems or complaints owners have about the Jeep Grand Cherokee are: