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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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Replaced Compressor, brake, evaporator, serpentine belt and brake sieved up again after less than 100 miles
If you had your A/C compressor replaced recently and it is seizing up already, it is likely due to faulty workmanship on the part of the technician who installed it. A/C compressors should last much longer than that. It is...
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My 02 Jeep liberty clicked when I tried to start it for a while. Then this morning, it started went up to 1000rpms idle at 400rpms
Hi Lindsay. Thanks for contacting us today about your Jeep Liberty starting issues. Most of the time when an engine is hard to start it's caused by either a fuel system or ignition system component failure. If the engine starts...
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2010 jeep liberty a/c and heater
Despite your commands (dash versus defrost, etc.), if air is only blowing out of the defrost vents, but not the central dash vents, that means the blower door system is malfunctioning. The cause could be electrical or mechanical in nature....
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Engine Light
This can be a serious and potentially dangerous issue as the problem worsens. The throttle position sensor monitors the throttle position of the throttle plate inside the throttle body in relation to your foot position on the gas pedal. Based...
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Intermittent humming/vibrating that correlates with vehicle speed in a 2003 Jeep Liberty.
Hi Joel. Thanks for contacting us today. The first thing I would inspect would be the CV axles, as what you're describing is common with a reduction of lubrication on parts that increase in speed as the vehicle accelerates. See...
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What is the best replacement alternator for 2006 Jeep Liberty?
The best choice for this vehicle alternator will be new from the manufacturer dealer since the alternator is computer controlled and I have seen many different aftermarket and rebuilt alternators malfunction in short time or not even work the first...
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2006 jeep liberty when driving going into 2nd and 3rd gear the rpms go from 2500 to 1500. Is this normal? Do the rpms decrease w
It is normal for the rpms to decrease about 1000 rpms as it shifts to the next higher gear. The speeds of 30 to 40 is going into next gear is normal to have rpm drop 1000 rpms and so...
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Steering is Stiff
The power steering fluid may have been overfilled and fluid is getting on the power steering belt causing it to slip. Check belt to see if it is wet with fluid? If it is then check power steering fluid to...
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In my 07 Jeep Liberty, the coolant tank is empty. Should I add coolant to the tank or check the level in the radiator?
You'd better just wait until it cools off so that you can look in the radiator. Filling the reservoir will not help in an overheating situation. It may take an hour or two for the engine to cool off enough,...
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engine swab questions
The alteration in weight will require suspension/alignment modifications that will have to be engineered. The carryover of the PCM and all controls must be comprehensive but even if you can get it to work, you might run into issues using...
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Car is shaking
You might be looking at the air conditioner compressor. It has a clutch on it so that the belt can freewheel around it until the electronic controller turns it on. It might turn on and off a couple of times...
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Shifting problem?
What you are describing may be a result of a faulty speed sensor, potentially low transmission fluid or a even a faulty transmission control solenoid. As your vehicle travels down the road, the computer analyzes data being sent by vehicle...
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No coolant in the radiator, car is overheating?
Hi there. There could be multiple issues causing the overheating issue on your Jeep. If you do not have coolant inside the radiator, it's typically due to a crack in the radiator or a coolant hose is damaged, causing the...
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Alternator?
If your vehicle died while driving, it is possible that your alternator could have failed. Considering that parts stores to not do full inspections and can only give a basic idea of what the problem is, I would recommend having...
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Self replaced radiator in jeep liberty 2002 with air, hoses are good but coolant leaking from right side.... ?
Trapped air can prevent normal flow of coolant. As you refill the coolant, be sure any available air purge valves are open; that prevents air from being trapped. Once the system is refilled, if you have a leak, the source...
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Alarm on Jeep Liberty is preventing me from starting my vehicle and it will not shut off
It is possible that the control module forbthe aftermarket security system has failed. In order to resolve this issue, you would need to get in contact with the shop that installed the system or the manufacturer of the system to...
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Wouldn't start...put a starter on it still wouldn't start engine turned but wouldn't catch...figured it was flooded died the plus
Hi Whitney. Thanks for writing in today. If we are understanding your question correctly, if you have a hole in the intake manifold that occurred after trying to start the engine, then it's pretty safe to assume that you experienced...
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2003 Jeep Liberty check engine light power all time smell and white smoke
Hi Vanesa. Thanks for writing in tonight about this very odd issue with the Jeep. Generally speaking, when you have constant power being drawn (even if the key is out of the ignition) it's caused by an electrical circuit that...
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Soft brakes
The brake pedal on every vehicle has a specified amount of downward travel, measured in inches, and documented in the Factory Service Manual for your vehicle that your "mechanic" probably never read. If the pedal moves beyond the specified range,...
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Do you come and look at the car and give an estimate.
If you can't put the car in gear while it is stationary, then you are probably right. There is likely a problem with the clutch. My first guess is that there is a problem with the clutch hydraulics rather than...

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