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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Jeep Liberty
Thanks to iconic models like the Wrangler and the Cherokee, Jeep has long been synonymous with off-roading, but that’s really not the case with the 2012 Jeep Liberty. A great around-town SUV, the...

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2006 Jeep Liberty passenger door won't open or close and interior light won't go off
Hi there. It is quite possible that the door's locking mechanism has broken or is frozen; which is typically the primary reason why a door won't open or close. This could be the lock actuator or the lock itself that...
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I have a 2002 Jeep Liberty four wheel drive I stopped and got gas I left a they started blowing they started blowing and won't hol
The problem sounds like you have flooded the carbon canister and the purge valve is stuck open allowing fuel to get into the purge line and be sucked into the engine unmetered. Have the purge valve and carbon canister vent...
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Car won't roll in drive or neutral
It could be a that you have a failure in your transmission or your final drive. Move the shifter through the gears and see if you can feel the transmission "torque up" in reverse or drive and then relax in...
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Car vibrates at Idle when AC is turned on
Hi there. Typically when the AC compressor is cycling, it will draw more power from the engine, which might make an existing rough idling engine "feel" worse. This could be caused by fuel system components like mass air flow sensor,...
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Gas sprays out of the tank when i fill up my 06 Jeep Liberty. What are the possible causes and how much will each one cost to fix?
Hi there. In most cases when you have excessive pressure inside the fuel tank, adding gasoline will cause the symptom you've described. In other cases, it's the gasoline pump hose that is causing this problem. This is often regulated by...
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05 Jeep liberty wont roll
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be having transmission or transfer case problems. We know the engine runs, but it's power is being lost between the engine and the wheels. An inspection of th vehicle is going...
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okay I'm replacing the water pump to my jeep liberty 2005 do i need to replace the timing belt also?
Hi there. Anytime you replace a water pump, it is always a good idea to replace the timing belt at the same time, especially if your vehicle has at least 100,000 miles or more. Replacing the timing cover gaskets and...
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04 jeep liberty 3.7 cranks but does not start
If the engine cranks at adequate RPM, be sure there is adequate fuel in the fuel tank and that the fuel is not old. Download any OBD-II trouble codes that have been stored and examine those codes for diagnostic clues....
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Blower motor resistor
If the air only blows when the setting is on high, this may suggest that you have a faulty blower motor resistor. The highest speed setting may still work because in most cars in the highest fan speed settings the...
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Why is my RPI really high when I stop at a traffic light
In the majority of vehicles, engine idle speed is controlled by an idle control valve (ICV). The ICV valve can fail or a faulty or blown fuse in other electronically controlled systems can cause the IAC motor to malfunction, leading...
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My car was broken into last night and the thieves popped my ignition cylinder out. Can i replace it myself or do i need a dealer?
If column disassembly is required, the problem with DIY replacement is you have to remove the airbag. The airbag is essentially a mini bomb and so you must have the handling instructions from the Factory Service Manual in hand, or...
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AC bearing issue
The part(s) required will depend on exactly what has failed. If you see liquid, that liquid could be engine coolant in which case you might have a failed water pump. The water pump is driven by the serpentine belt. There...
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42rle transmission driveshaft have different part numbers.
The best thing to do is cross reference the part number with the dealership and the parts store. Keep in mind, the part number on your jeep is from the dealership and not a local parts store. So if you...
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Have a jeep liberty 3.7 and it overheats and runs rough at idle and sometimes hard to start.Also throwing misfire codes 1 and 5
Hello, thank you for writing in. There is a chance that the misfiring is being caused by the coolant leak/overheating issue. The first thing you want to do is find the source of the coolant leak, and take corrective action....
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I'm putting a 2004 3.7 engine into a 2002 jeep liberty and I understand that I have to change the reluctor ring but is it 16 or 12
The two engines you cite use completely different computers (PCM/ECM) and the casting numbers are completely different. You can try it but you are all but guaranteed to have start up and operational problems due to incompatibility with the existing...
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Does your inspection include finding an evap leak?
Hi There, Yes, the inspection will help to determine not only whether a leak is present and if so, where the leak originates from. At that point, the mechanic would then be able to properly repair the leak with the...
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2007 jeep liberty cracked radiator replace or use a fix kit?
Hi There, Unfortunately, there is no way to tell whether or not the fix kit will hold it and for how long. Depending on the severity of the crack and the location of the crack it may last for a...
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Rattling from behind wheel well of front passenger that gets worse with speed as well as a thumping from front passenger tire
Thumping noise like that you are describing can be due to a tire defect, for example a flat spot on the tire. If you have that particular defect though, that usually means the strut is bad. Rattling noises at idle,...
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I have a 06 jeep liberty and my left tail light goes in and out when i brake. Sometimes it will work sometime it wont.
Hi There, I believe you are correct in that you have a faulty brake light switch. As you know, when you step on the brake pedal the switch closes, causing the brake light to become brighter. When the switch is...

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