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Jeep Wrangler Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 38 Jeep Wrangler recalls between 1990 and 2016. Learn if your Jeep Wrangler is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 13, 2016

The vehicle's restraint system may fail to deploy the frontal air bags and seat belt pretensioners in a crash due to a wiring issue to the front impact sensor. This would increase risk of injury.

Recall repairs on your Jeep must be performed by a Jeep dealership. Chrysler will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable for this notification is not available at the time of this writing). If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Jeep dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Chrysler recall number is S76.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 24, 2016

The passenger frontal air bag assembly is deployed by an inflator which contains propellant that makes the air bag deploy. This propellant may degrade over time, especially when exposed to humidity and temperature cycling. As a result, the inflator may rupture on deployment, which can send metal shrapnel through the air bag, striking vehicle occupants. This could result in serious injury or death.

Recalls on your Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge or Mitsubishi must be performed by a Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge or Mitsubishi dealership, respectively. Chrysler and Mitsubishi will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable of this notification is unavailable as of the time of this writing). If you do receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge or Mitsubishi dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 11, 2016

For right hand drive vehicles: the driver's frontal air bag may fail to deploy as needed during an accident because of an electrical contact issue in the steering wheel. This would increase risk of occupant injury in a crash.

Recalls on your Jeep must be performed by a Jeep dealership. Jeep will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable for this notification is not available as of the time of this writing). If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Jeep dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Chrysler recall number is S40.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 11, 2016

The driver's frontal air bag assembly may not deploy as needed in an accident due to an electrical connection problem inside the steering wheel. This could increase risk of occupant injury in an accident.

Recalls on your Jeep must be performed by a Jeep dealership. Chrysler will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable of this notification is unavailable as of the time of this writing). If you do receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Jeep dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Chrysler recall number is S33.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 15, 2015

The engine may not start with the clutch depressed. Also, the engine may start without the clutch pedal depressed, this can cause the vehicle to lurch forwards or backwards unexpectedly.

Chrysler will notify customers of affected vehicles beginning in June, 2015. Additionally, if you experience a starting problem, or the engine cranks without the clutch pedal depressed, you may contact your dealership to see if your vehicle is affected. The dealership may ask for your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number), so please have that on hand when you contact them. The dealership will replace the clutch ignition interlock switch when parts become available. The Chrysler recall number is R13.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 8, 2014

The heated outside rear view mirrors may have an electrical short. This can cause a fire hazard.

Chrysler began notifying owners of affected vehicles in December 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 8, 2014

Incorrect tire pressure readings resulting from a monitoring system fault.

This recall is expected to begin October 23, 2014, designated repairs will be performed free of charge. If you notice a low tire pressure warning light or you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. Chrysler's number for this recall is P63.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 4, 2013

On 2012-2013 Jeep Wranglers with a 3.6L engine and automatic transmission, a leak can develop from one of the transmission cooler lines.

Chrysler will begin notifying owners of the affected vehicles during July, 2013. If you notice fluid leakage, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Chrysler recall number is N28.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 7, 2013

2008 - 2012 Wrangler models equipped with right hand drive may have a condition where the driver's front airbag may not deploy as expected and/or the airbag warning light may illuminate.

Chrysler will begin notifying owners of affected vehicles during May 2013. If your airbag warning light remains illuminated, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have please contact your dealer. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Chrysler recall number is M31.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 15, 2012

A protective plate under your vehicle can collect leaves and other debris while driving. The heat from the catalytic converter can ignite this debris without warning, causing a vehicle fire.

Chrysler will notify owners of affected vehicles during May, 2012. A burning smell may be noted or there may be no symptoms related to this recall. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.