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2008 Jeep Wrangler Problems

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Most Common 2008 Jeep Wrangler Problems

Water can leak near the A-pillar, at the front edge of the driver and passenger side doors. An improved seal is available.
Jeep issued a recall on the ignition switch because the switch could short-circuit in the presence of water or impurities.
Leaks at the front and/or rear differential pinion seal and from the transfer case are common. Leakage from the transfer case normally occurs at the case-mating surfaces and require removal of the ...
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1 Known 2008 Jeep Wrangler Brakes Problem

Due to warped front brake rotors or variations in the thickness of the rotors, brake pulsations may develop. The best method to reduce pulsations is to use an "On the Car" brake lathe (as long as t...

1 Known 2008 Jeep Wrangler Drive Train Problem

Leaks at the front and/or rear differential pinion seal and from the transfer case are common. Leakage from the transfer case normally occurs at the case-mating surfaces and require removal of the ...

2 Known 2008 Jeep Wrangler Electrical & Lights Problems

Jeep issued a recall on the ignition switch because the switch could short-circuit in the presence of water or impurities.
A no crank or no start condition may develop due to electronic lockup of the wireless control module (WCM), also referred to as the Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). When this module fai...

1 Known 2008 Jeep Wrangler Engine Problem

Engine oil leaks from the valve cover gasket, oil pan gasket and timing cover gasket are common.

1 Known 2008 Jeep Wrangler Exhaust & Emissions Problem

A ticking type noise may be noted from the engine area due to an exhaust manifold that has cracked where the pipes are welded; cracked manifolds should be replaced.

0 Known 2008 Jeep Wrangler Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 2008 Jeep Wrangler Maintenance Problems

1 Known 2008 Jeep Wrangler Miscellaneous Problem

Water can leak near the A-pillar, at the front edge of the driver and passenger side doors. An improved seal is available.

1 Known 2008 Jeep Wrangler Suspension & Steering Problem

Loose or worn suspension and steering components can cause a wobble or shaking in the steering wheel. It may happen at a certain speed and subside as the vehicle accelerates through the range. Tire...

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Known 2008 Jeep Wrangler Problems & Complaints

Jeep issued a recall on the ignition switch because the switch could short-circuit in the presence of water or impurities.
Water can leak near the A-pillar, at the front edge of the driver and passenger side doors. An improved seal is available.
Leaks at the front and/or rear differential pinion seal and from the transfer case are common. Leakage from the transfer case normally occurs at the case-mating surfaces and require removal of the ...
A no crank or no start condition may develop due to electronic lockup of the wireless control module (WCM), also referred to as the Sentry Key Remote Entry Module (SKREEM). When this module fai...
Engine oil leaks from the valve cover gasket, oil pan gasket and timing cover gasket are common.
Loose or worn suspension and steering components can cause a wobble or shaking in the steering wheel. It may happen at a certain speed and subside as the vehicle accelerates through the range. Tire...
A ticking type noise may be noted from the engine area due to an exhaust manifold that has cracked where the pipes are welded; cracked manifolds should be replaced.
Due to warped front brake rotors or variations in the thickness of the rotors, brake pulsations may develop. The best method to reduce pulsations is to use an "On the Car" brake lathe (as long as t...
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