10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
4,526 miles

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2016 Jeep Patriot steering problems

steering problem

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2016 Jeep Patriot Owner Comments

problem #5

Oct 192016

Patriot

  • 1,700 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2016 Jeep Patriot. The contact stated that the steering column swayed and jerked independently. In addition, the front end of the vehicle shook. The failure occurred without warning. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The contact was informed that the manufacturer was performing an internal investigation regarding the steering failure. The failure mileage was approximately 1,700.

- New Baltimore, MI, USA

problem #4

Dec 212015

Patriot

  • 4,000 miles
Constantly drifting to the right, at dealer ship 9 times for same problem, and nothing is done, problem has been going on since car was new, currently trying to get car lemon lawed

- Pgh., PA, USA

problem #3

Sep 152016

Patriot

  • 9,000 miles
Shaft axel left & right side brakes shoes & drums transmission muffler rubbing chasis

- Miami, FL, USA

problem #2

Mar 152016

Patriot

  • 5,000 miles
The car was jerking to the left and caused me to hit a semi truck. The pulling was very hard and sudden. This happened on West Georgia road in simpsonville South Carolina.

- Simpsonville, SC, USA

problem #1

Feb 042016

Patriot

  • 2,928 miles
The contact owns a 2016 Jeep Patriot. The contact stated that the engine warning light remained illuminated and the vehicle swerved to the left while driving. The vehicle was taken to the dealer for diagnostic testing. The VIN was not available. The manufacturer was not notified. The VIN was unknown. The failure mileage was 2,928.

- Brewton, AL, USA

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