2006 Jeep Commander Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Jeep Commander
Never overpay. Check prices with our estimator
Verified by mechanics, reported by drivers like you
Ask a mechanic in our community
Our experts translate recalls into plain English
2006 Jeep Commander ProblemsService 4WD System Warning Light On
The service 4WD system light may illuminate with no fault codes stored in the final drive control module (FDCM). Our technicians tell us a software update for the FDCM is available to correct this concern.
A water leak from the sunroof and/or headliner is often caused by clogged or misrouted sunroof drain tubes. Inspecting the sunroof drain tubes should be the first step in checking for the cause of these type of water leaks.
2006 Jeep Commander Questions06 commander Jeep. What's causing overheating, and it is having trouble starting (1 answer)
I left kholes today when I got in my commander I turned the key and it acted like it was trying to start, but shook made some grinding and pop sound.then would die.... Well i have to try to start it 5 to 7 times before it actually will start...... Also after it happen the first time when it took ...
My key got stuck and I turned it over pretty hard to switch it over on and it broke. Shouldn't the key be included in replacement?
Only dtc 2100 low bat voltage--battery was run down Starts. Have been having overheating issues. replaced water & thermostat. fan runs
2006 Jeep Commander RecallsThe Engine May Turn Off Unexpectedly
While operating the vehicle the driver may hit the ignition key with their knee, accidentally moving the key out of the run position. If this were to occur the engine would turn off, affecting various safety systems and increasing the risk of a crash and/or personal injury. As of this writing, the remedy for this recall is still under development.
The 4-wheel drive transfer case can direct engine power to the rear wheels only, all four wheels, or in its neutral position, non at all. These vehicles are being recalled because the transfer case can shift into its neutral position without warning. If this were to occur, engine power would not reach any of the drive wheels and the vehicle could not move under its own power. Dealers will reprogram the final drive controller which governs the transfer case to correct this concern.
Improper programming in the PCM powertrain control module may case the engine to stall. This could cause a crash. The dealer will reprogram affected units. The Chrysler recall # is H19