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Bad Window Blues
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By Patrick
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2006 Jeep Liberty Sport 4dr SUV 4WD (3.7L 6cyl 6M)


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I wanted to buy an American made car for solidarity sake, but I'm starting to pay the price. Knock on wood, there hasn't been major drive train problems, but 3 of my 4 power windows have failed. Seems to be a common problem. The power window system has a serious design flaw, causing the window bracket to break and the window to fall down into the door. Iím convinced this is no coincidence, more likely a poorly designed window assembly. At $500 a piece for the dealer to fix, this will be a costly design flaw for me!


Best Features

Hard to get stuck


Worst Features

Window Bracket Assembly needs metal reinforcement, Seat material should be stain resistant


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Big Mistake!
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By BIG Mistake!!!
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2006 Jeep Liberty Sport 4dr SUV (3.7L 6cyl 6M)


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I have had to fix the window regulators SIX times in two years. I bought the car brand new and the problem started within six months of owning the car! The dealerships answer to this problem," Buy an extended warranty!" I think that Jeep Liberty owners should file a Class- Action Suit against Jeep-Chrysler! No wonder they are going bankrupt!


Best Features

Sporty for an SUV


Worst Features

Better quality of parts used to manufacture the car. Better gas mileage. STAND BEHIND YOUR PRODUCT!!! It is made of inferior quality parts!


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Buyer Beware
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By Louise
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2006 Jeep Liberty Sport 4dr SUV (3.7L 6cyl 6M)


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All I can say is 'what a piece of junk'. Bought new, but back rear spring broke at 3k miles, repalce egk valve at 10k miles, loud rattle in back end that dealership never could figure out, replaced rear brakes at 14k miles, one rotor replaced at 18k miles, heater smells like burnt wiring, blower fan replaced, front passenger window regulator replaced 4 times, both back Windows each replaced 2 times.'updated' regulator that was suppose to fix the problem didn't. Both back Windows replaced again. Dealership lied. Never could get any help from Chrysler. Traded it before warranty expired and bought a Toyota RAV which I have put over 18k miles without problem.


Best Features

Sharp turning radius great, has lots of 'get up and go'. Not top heavy like most SUV's. Fun to drive


Worst Features

Move pwr window buttons to door, extend the center console for more compartment space and so you can rest your elbow while driving. Most important built better quality. This was the worst vehicle I ever owned! If someone buys one after reading these reviews, well, I guess you know what I'm gonna say...


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Most Unreliable Vehicle Ever Owned
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By George
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2006 Jeep Liberty Limited 4dr SUV 4WD (3.7L 6cyl 4A)


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This piece of junk has made me return to my original policy of buying only Japanese motor vehicles ! This past weekend, I suffered my 3rd and 4th window regulator failures within a few hours of each other. Really wish that I had done internet research before making a decision to buy this thing. My two broken windows are now held in the up position with duct tape, as I can not afford the repair cost. Numerous other costly repair problems also.


Best Features

Diesel engine.


Worst Features

Power windows that don't brake just because the owner uses them.


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Jeepers Creepers!! Windows stink!!
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By Jeepers Creepers !!!
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2006 Jeep Liberty Sport 4dr SUV (3.7L 6cyl 6M)


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The window regulators on the Liberty must have come from a Cracker Jack box! There is NO reason we (as owners) should be replacing these regulators every 6-8 months! Jeep KNOWS there is a problem with the quality of the materials used in the regulators & they need to step up to the plate & make a QUALITY regulator! I think this is a pretty sad ploy to have your vehicle back in to replace these EXPENSIVE regulators so often!


Best Features

Fun to drive, decent gas mileage, sporty looking, ample space.


Worst Features

Get the window regulators fixed once & for all!


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