2002 Jeep Liberty Problem Reports
Most Reported 2002 Jeep Liberty Problem Reports
An engine misfire at idle (rough idle), accompanied by illumination or flashing of the Check Engine Light, could indicate a problem with one or more of the intake valves. Revised intake valves & valve locks are available to address this concern.
The sky slider sunroof may not open. A software upgrade for the control module is available which should correct this concern.
Leaks at the front and/or rear differential pinion seal and from the transfer case are common. Low fluid level in the differential or transfer case can result in bearing failure. Damaged bearings commonly cause a whine or growl type noise.
If the power door locks are buzzing or are intermittently noisy, a new door latch assembly may solve this. The door lock actuators are integrated into the latch assemblies.
The 3.7L V6 and 4.7L V8 in very cold climates (below freezing temperatures) moisture can collect in the Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) system and freeze. This will cause various drivability problems and there are revised PCV system components to repair this concern.
When attempting to start the engine, it turns over normally but will not start. The engine does not even attempt to start.
Found the problem, a mouse had chewed through a wire located near the ECU. The ECU is located on the fender by the right side hood hinge. Spliced the wire and wallah it starts and runs normally!!!!
Putting a chamfer on the cam bearing caps, as specified in a service bulletin, can solve a "high pitch snapping noise" heard when the engine is idling or slightly above idle.