All models add a passenger-side dashboard-mounted grab handle. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. Short front and rear overhangs allow 36-degree approach and 31. Making the vehicle lower in front and higher at the rear aimed to impart a sense of forward motion. The comfort is good mine is equipped with leather. If so, Chrysler will replace the tow hitch with a Chrysler designed tow hitch free of charge, provided the condition of the vehicle can support proper installation.
Remedy Owners may take their vehicles to dealers and the dealers will perform a free inspection of the rear structure. Driving Impressions Jeep took a big leap forward by developing the Liberty, without losing the character and proficiency of its predecessor. Some of the owners reported that the airbag malfunction light had been… As gasoline prices continue climb and recreational toys grow in size, truck buyers are increasingly drawn to the powerful, long-lasting, and relatively efficient diesel engines offered in heavy-duty, full-size pickups. There is noticeable road noise when driving, but it is easy to get used to it. The Renegade gains Rock Rail Protection and black bodyside moldings. Two engines are available: a 2. This Jeep performs better than all of the vehicles I have had.
Within a week, the transmission come out of it with only 43,000 miles. Each engine teams with a four-speed-automatic or five-speed-manual transmission and with one of two four-wheel-drive systems: standard part-time Command-Trac or optional full-time Selec-Trac. The trunk is large but the rear door that opens sideways is annoying after awhile, but that is just a Jeep thing. It was significantly improved for 2003 with improved on-road stability. Remedy Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear lower control arms, free of charge. I baby my vehicles and I hate running it up to anything over 2500 rpms to shift but to take off and keep up with traffic at times, you atleast have to run it up to 3000rpms.
It is also a good vehicle if you want to bring along a few passengers. I would reccommend this vehicle to anyone who wants to feel like they are driving a 4wd. Units Affected 239904 After receiving reports of consumer injury from unexpected airbag deployment, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched an investigation into the 2002-2003 Jeep Liberty. The 2004 model offers further, substantial upgrades in safety equipment, and in comfort and convenience options. After rolling off a loose gravel road, we flipped a couple of times and landed upside down with the driver's side window smashed in and the windshield cracked but holding together. The recall began on August 1, 2014. Since then, I have fell in love with this vehicle.
Owners who may have purchased the affected units should contact Timken at 1-330-471-3693 for more information. The rear suspension lower control arms can fracture due to excessive corrosion, causing a loss of vehicle control. Louis, mo on Tue Aug 05 2008 The vehicle is pretty trustworthy, decent gas mileage, an all around good vehicle. I get where I want with no problems. These front wheel hub units can be mistakenly sold to owners and installed on 4X2 versions of the Jeep vehicles.
Under the Hood A 150-horsepower, 2. On vehicles in the recall that are not equipped with a tow hitch, Chrysler will install a Chrysler designed tow hitch free of charge, provided the condition of the vehicle can support proper installation. Trust me, I baby this thing and I think the only way you could get better is if you drove long trips in excess of 100 miles at a time without stopping. This was my first Jeep, so I was a little nervous about how it would perform. Remedy Timken has notified retail stores that have received the subject parts. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. True to Jeep heritage, the Liberty offers serious off-road capability.
Safety Dual front airbags are standard. The Limited Edition and Renegade are powered by a V-6 engine, while the Sport comes standard with a four-cylinder; the V-6 is optional. Limited Edition models offer upgraded interior amenties and a better grade of cloth upholstery. The Renegade gains Rock Rail Protection and black bodyside moldings. Overall, it is a good car. A new Enhanced Accident Response System automatically unlocks the doors and then illuminates the courtesy lights 5 seconds after the deployment of an airbag, and the fuel pump shuts off immediately.
On vehicles already equipped with a Chrysler designed tow hitch, Chrysler will inspect the area around the tow hitch installation, and if any installation issues are identified, they will be repaired free of charge. In this respect, it stands apart from the herd of compact sport-utility vehicles, few of which offer true off-road capability. Renegade is a specialty model with a roof-mounted light bar, rock-rail protection, and black body-side moldings. The four-cylinder engine is only available with a five-speed manual gearbox. Just two years old, the Liberty debuted as a 2002 model. Firm yet comfortable seats offer excellent support and ample headroom and legroom.