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All About the Jeep First-Time Buyer Program
Jeep offers financing specials and car loans to first-time buyers with bad or no credit history.
2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee Life Expectancy
With proper care and light usage, a 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee can last twenty years or more. Here’s what goes into it.
2015 Jeep Cherokee Life Expectancy
The 2015 Jeep Cherokee is one of the most problematic model years, but you can expect to get nearly 200,000 miles with proper maintenance.
Is the Jeep Cold Weather Package Worth It?
Jeep’s Cold Weather package is worth it if you drive in harsh weather regularly. It makes winter driving safer and more comfortable for an extra $1,405-$1,395.
What Does the Jeep JK Traction Control Light Mean?
It’s normal for your Jeep JK’s traction control light to flicker on and off while driving in rough weather. But if it stays lit, there might be a problem.
Is the Jeep Gladiator Max Tow Package Worth It?
The Jeep Gladiator Max Tow Package is a great option for drivers looking to add some extra power to their Jeep’s towing capabilities.
2022 Jeep Wrangler Engine Oil Capacity
Depending on the specific model, the 2022 Jeep Wrangler has an engine oil capacity of either 5 quarts, 6.7 quarts, or 9 quarts.
What Does the Jeep Traction Control Light Mean?
Your Jeep’s traction control light will normally flicker or blink while driving on slippery roads. If the light is solid, then you may have a problem.
What Jeep Owners Need to Know About Catalytic Converter Theft
If you drive a Jeep, you’re going to need to know how to protect it from catalytic converter theft—and we’ve got the answers here.
What the Airbag Light on a Jeep Means
Your Jeep airbag light indicates a problem with the airbag system. To ensure the safety of yourself and your passengers, get it fixed as soon as possible.
Jeep Liberty Limited V6
The Jeep Liberty Limited was the top trim level of this compact SUV with a V6 engine available for all model years during its 2002 to 2012 production run.
What Do the 2016 Jeep Wrangler ABS and Traction Control Lights Mean?
If both the ABS and traction control lights are staying on in your 2016 Jeep Wrangler, it might be a sign of a serious problem, and should be checked out right away.
Jeep Liberty Hood Release
The hood release on a Jeep Liberty is usually located underneath the dashboard on the left side of the driver’s seating area. Learn how to use it here.
What Do the Jeep Wrangler ABS and Traction Control Lights Mean?
A flicker of your traction control light means everything is status quo! But if it remains lit on your Wrangler’s dashboard, you may have a malfunction.
What Do the Jeep Patriot ABS and Traction Control Lights Mean?
The Jeep Patriot traction control light may flash when facing difficult road conditions—this is normal. But you may have problems if it stays on your dashboard.
What Does the Jeep Compass Traction Control Light Mean?
It's normal for your Jeep Compass traction control light to turn on and off while driving in rough weather briefly. But if it stays lit, there's a malfunction.
2019 Jeep Wrangler Oil Capacity
The 2019 Jeep Wrangler has an oil capacity of 5 quarts (4.73 liters) and requires either 5W-30 or 0W-20 motor oil depending on the engine.
What the Airbag Light On a Jeep Wrangler Means
If your Jeep Wrangler’s airbag light turns on, it means there’s an issue with your airbag system and you’ll need to get your SUV checked out ASAP.
2017 Jeep Wrangler Oil Reset
To reset the maintenance reminder light on a 2017 Jeep Wrangler, you’ll need to go into vehicle settings to reset the engine oil life.
2018 Jeep Compass Oil Reset
To reset the “Oil Change Due” light on your 2018 Jeep Compass, follow these steps!
2017 Jeep Compass Oil Reset
To reset the oil change light on a 2017 Jeep Compass, turn on the electrical system and pump the accelerator pedal three times before starting the car.
2006 Jeep Wrangler 4.0L Engine Oil Capacity
To change the oil on your 2006 Jeep Wrangler with a 4.0L engine, you should have 6.0 quarts (or 5.7 liters) of oil on hand.
2014 Jeep Cherokee Oil Reset
To reset the oil light on your 2014 Jeep Cherokee, you’ll need to use the START/STOP button and your gas pedal. Here’s how to do it.
Jeep Patriot Hood Release
The hood release on a Jeep Patriot is located on the driver’s side door near the driver’s left leg. Click here to learn how to use it.
2014 Jeep Wrangler Oil Reset
To reset the maintenance reminder light on a 2014 Jeep Wrangler, press the accelerator pedal to the floor three times and wait for a beep.
What Is the Cheapest Jeep?
The Jeep Renegade is the cheapest Jeep on the market, but how does it stack up against the other Jeeps and models in its class?
2016 Jeep Cherokee Oil Reset
To reset the maintenance reminder light on a 2016 Jeep Cherokee, you’ll need to perform a simple operation using the ignition and accelerator pedal.
2019 Jeep Compass Oil Reset
To reset the maintenance reminder light on a 2019 Jeep Compass, you’ll need to perform a simple operation using the ignition and accelerator pedal.
Jeep Payments: What You Need to Know
You can make Jeep loan payments in any number of ways, but you’ll always need to use your bank account, your debit card, a check, or money order.
2013 Jeep Wrangler 3.6L Oil Capacity
A 2013 Jeep Wrangler with a 3.6L 6-cylinder engine has a total oil capacity of 5.9 quarts (5.6 liters) and uses 5W-20 motor oil—click here to learn more.
All Questions on Jeep
Can I Convert My Jeep JK Into a 2-Door Truck?
I’ve seen Jeeps on the road that look like they’ve been turned into a 2 door truck somehow. I’m not sure if that’s even possible or if there's just a model that comes like that. Can I convert my Jeep JK into a truck?
What is the Jeep Wrangler's gas mileage?
I love the off-road prowess of the Jeep Wrangler, but I also don’t want to spend a ton of money to fill the gas tank. What can I expect as far as fuel economy on a new, two-door Jeep Wrangler?
How do you know if a car has frame damage?
I was recently in an accident with my Jeep. It seems off when I drive it now. I'm worried it has frame damage. What are the signs?
What’s a Jeep Gladiator’s truck bed size?
I’m looking to buy a new truck soon. I’ve always loved Jeeps, but I don’t know much about Gladiators. What’s a Jeep Gladiator’s truck bed size?
What is the best adventure SUV?
I love off-roading and adventure driving and was wondering what is the best SUVs for adventure driving?
What is the Gladiator's towing capacity?
Can I tow two ATVs with my Jeep Gladiator? I want to bring them with me on vacation but I’m not sure if it would strain the engine.
What is the Jeep Gladiator bed size?
I have been looking at getting a Jeep Gladiator instead of a GMC pickup, but I need a bed that’s big enough to carry my dirt bikes. How big is the bed on the Gladiator?
How much does it cost to replace the catalytic converter in a Jeep Grand Cherokee?
I took my Jeep Grand Cherokee to get smog checked so I can renew my registration, and it didn’t pass! They told me it could be a problem with my catalytic converter, which sounds complicated and expensive. What does it cost to replace a Jeep Grand Cherokee’s catalytic converter?
How big is the Jeep Compass trunk space?
I’m looking to get a new car, and storage space is going to be really important since I do a lot of traveling. How much trunk space does a Jeep Compass have?
How should I clean rubber car mats?
I recently got a new Jeep Wrangler, and it’s perfect for off-roading and outdoor activities. The rubber car mats are getting pretty filthy from heavy use. I know that some soaps and chemicals aren’t good for rubber, so how should I be cleaning my rubber car mats?
How do you fix car speakers that are crackling?
I just decked out my car with a new sound system. It sounded great for the first few days, but now something in the speakers is crackling. How do you fix car speakers that are crackling?
Is a 20% interest rate on a car loan too high for a 2016 Jeep Wrangler?
"I'm upgrading my car to a 2016 Jeep Wrangler. My credit score is 660, and I make $2,500 a month. Is a 20% interest rate too high for a loan on a $23,000 Wrangler?"
Can you add steps to a 4-door Jeep Wrangler?
I love my Jeep Wrangler, but one thing that annoys me is that it doesn’t have steps under the door to help you get in and out. I notice my friends have a hard time getting into my vehicle sometimes! Can you add steps to a 4-door Jeep Wrangler?
Should I still keep collision coverage for a 13-year-old Jeep?
"It has very low mileage (20,000), but I'm wondering if it's worth it to keep paying for full coverage. I have Progressive."
Where is the Jeep Cherokee gas button?
I rented a Jeep on vacation and I don’t know how to refuel it. I feel like an idiot. Where is the Jeep Cherokee gas button?
How do I remove a Jeep's hardtop?
My brother just gifted me his old Jeep. It’s got a hardtop, which I’ve been trying to figure out how to remove. Trying to get some sun! How do I remove a Jeep's hardtop?
What is the towing capacity of the 2016 Jeep Patriot?
I finally got myself a car, and I’m hoping to use it to move this summer. How much weight can a 2016 Jeep Patriot tow?
What size are Jeep Grand Cherokee windshield wipers?
It just rained, and my windshield was impossible to see out of. My windshield wipers clearly need to be replaced, but I’m not sure of their size. What windshield wiper size does a Jeep Grand Cherokee take?
How long does a car diagnostic test take?
I’ve had my Jeep for a couple of years now, and last week, I was driving to work and the car just started jerking forward—it’s never done that before! So I’m planning on taking it to an auto shop for a diagnostic test, but I’m not sure how much time I should block off. How long does a diagnostic test take?
Do Jeep Compasses get good gas mileage?
Is the Jeep Compass a fuel-efficient car? I associate Jeep with crunchy granola people who are very environmentally conscious, so I assume that the car gets good gas mileage. I just want to make sure that I know what to expect before I buy the car!
How do I settle my claim with the car insurance company?
How do I know if my claim settlement was fair? Progressive offered me $22,500 as a payout for my Jeep Wrangler. It was totaled in a car accident last month. I found another Jeep I can buy, but it will cost $27,000. Should my payout be able to cover the cost of a new Jeep completely?
How do you replace car keys for a Jeep Wrangler?
What is the cheapest way to get a replacement key? I lost mine somewhere in the house. It's a 2013.
How Big Is a Jeep JK 2-Door Hardtop?
I’m going to be buying my friend's 2-door Jeep JK soon. When I get it, I was thinking about removing the hardtop and storing it in my attic. I’m not sure if it will fit through. What are the dimensions of a Jeep JK 2 door hardtop?
Why did my auto insurance premium go up after I got a new Jeep Cherokee?
"I just traded in my 2009 Dodge Ram in for a 2021 Jeep Cherokee. My insurance went up by $250. My new car has a ton of safety features and I got discounts for them, so I can't figure out why the insurance is so much more expensive. My new vehicle is financed, while my old one wasn't. Would that have something to do with it?"
What does a 2-door Jeep Wrangler have for trunk space?
I’m really tempted to get a Jeep Wrangler for my next vehicle. I love the idea of off-roading and camping with one, but I’m a person who needs a good amount of storage space. What does a 2-door Jeep Wrangler have for trunk space?
Can I get a loan to upgrade my Jeep Wrangler?
"I want to upgrade my Jeep Wrangler with off-roading equipment but don't have the cash. I'm considering taking out a loan or adding the additional amount to my car loan. Will lenders provide loans for upgrades to your car?"
What is the difference between comprehensive and full coverage for a Jeep Wrangler?
If I want full coverage, do I need to purchase comprehensive insurance? I'm curious about the different types of car insurance for a Jeep Wrangler.
What are some popular SUVs with manual transmission from 2020?
I’m in the market for a used SUV. I love the connection with the car that I feel when driving with a stick shift, but I know this is a dying trend. Can you tell me which car manufacturers made SUVs with a manual transmission in 2020?
How do I make my Jeep Renegade have no doors?
I want to take the doors off my Jeep this summer when the weather is nice. How do I make my Jeep Renegade have no doors?
Can I add running boards to my 2-door Jeep Wrangler?
I sprained my ankle (not my driving one, luckily). It’s made getting in and out of my Jeep Wrangler a lot harder lately. Is there a way I can add running boards to my 2-door Jeep Wrangler myself?
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