NHTSA — Air Bags Problems

2008 Jeep Wrangler (Page 1 of 14)

10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
2 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
2 / 0
Average Mileage:
64,097 miles

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2008 Jeep Wrangler Owner Comments (Page 1 of 14)

problem #273

Jun 132016

Wrangler

  • miles

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

The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received a recall notification for NHTSA campaign number: 16V290000 (air bags) and stated that the part needed was unavailable to perform the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Guayama, PR, USA

problem #272

Jun 152016

Wrangler

  • 50,000 miles
Takata recall. 6 months after being informed of the recall my airbag still hasn't been replaced. But my local Jeep dealer would be perfectly happy to sell me a brand new Jeep with a brand new airbag. Why are companies allowed to continue producing new vehicles before fixing a safety recall for existing customers? I want my vehicle fixed and safe!

- Vienna, VA, USA

problem #271

Jul 012016

Wrangler

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V352000 (air bags). The part needed for the repair was not available. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Peoria, AZ, USA

problem #270

Jul 012016

Wrangler

  • miles

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

The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign numbers: 16V290000 (air bags) and 16V352000 (air bags); however, the parts to do the repairs were unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Lovington, NM, USA

problem #269

Dec 282016

Wrangler

  • miles
The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign numbers: 16V290000 (air bags), 16V352000 (air bags), and 09E044000 (equipment); however, the parts for the recall repairs were unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repairs. The contact had not experienced a failure. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. VIN tool confirms parts not available. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Lakewood, CA, USA

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problem #268

Jun 132016

Wrangler

  • miles
The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received a recall notification for NHTSA campaign number: 16V352000 (air bags). The part needed was unavailable to perform the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified. The VIN was unknown. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect. Updated 01/11/2017

- Dalton, OH, USA

problem #267

Dec 132016

Wrangler

  • miles

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

The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign numbers: 16V290000 (air bags) and 16V352000 (air bags); however, the parts for the recall repair were unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repairs. The contact had not experienced a failure. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Rehoboe, DE, USA

problem #266

Aug 152016

Wrangler

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V290000 (air bags); however, the remedy was not available. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. The VIN was not available. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Johns Island, SC, USA

problem #265

Aug 152016

Wrangler

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V352000 (air bags); however, the remedy was not available. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. The VIN was not available. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Johns Island, SC, USA

problem #264

Nov 102016

Wrangler 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V352000 (air bags). The part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The VIN was invalid. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect....updated 12/28/16 the consumer stated the driver's side air bag was replaced. However, the parts were not available for the passenger side

- West Coldwell, NJ, USA

problem #263

Nov 092016

Wrangler

  • miles

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

Takata recall. The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign numbers: 16V290000 (air bags) and 16V352000 (air bags). The parts to do the repair were unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure.

- Panama City, FL, USA

problem #262

Apr 012016

Wrangler

  • miles
We have received recalls for S-43, and S-33 refrencing the air bag system. We received them in April and still have not been called in to have the repairs made. Several attempts to reach Chrysler via E-mail have only resulted in getting many adds to buy cars. I want this safety problem resolved immediatly.

- Derby, CT, USA

problem #261

Nov 012016

Wrangler

  • miles
The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received a recall notice for NHTSA campaign number: 16V352000 (air bags). The contact stated that the parts needed for the recall remedy were still not available. The manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Stanardsville, VA, USA

problem #260

Oct 032016

Wrangler

  • miles
Received a recall for the clock spring. The horn in our Wrangler stopped working had a mechanic diagnosis the problem as the clock spring. Jeep dealership said the part is on back order. Called Jeep and they stated to get the vehicle diagnosed by dealership and they can expedite the part called dealership back and they stated they would charge us to diagnose the problem and it would not help get the part. This vehicle is a safety concern and will not pass inspection so the vehicle can be licensed.

- Kansas City, MO, USA

problem #259

Sep 282016

Wrangler

  • miles
The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign numbers: 16V29000 (air bags) and 16V352000 (air bags). The parts to do the repair were unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. The failure mileage was 117,809. Parts distribution disconnect and VIN tool confirms parts not available respectively.

- Wahiawa, HI, USA

problem #258

Jul 082016

Wrangler

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V352000 (air bags); however, the parts to do the repair were unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Long Eddy, NY, USA

problem #257

May 112016

Wrangler 4WD 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign numbers: 16V290000 (air bags) and 16V352000 (air bags); however, the parts to do the repair were unavailable. The manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect. Updated 10/21/16 updated 10/25/16.

- Spencer, WV, USA

problem #256

Jul 012016

Wrangler

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V352000 (air bags); however, the parts to do the repair were unavailable. The manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Finleyville, PA, USA

problem #255

Jul 012016

Wrangler

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 16V352000 (air bags) and stated that the part was not available within a reasonable time frame to schedule the recall repair. The dealer did not give a specific date for when the part would become available. The manufacturer could not provide an estimated date for when the vehicle would receive the recall repair. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available...updated 10/18/16

- Astoria, OR, USA

problem #254

Jul 162016

Wrangler

  • miles
Takata recall. The contact owns a 2008 Jeep Wrangler. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign numbers: 16V352000 (air bags) and 16V29000 (air bags) however, the parts for the recall repairs were unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repairs. The manufacturer was not notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available and parts distribution disconnect.

- Greenbay, WI, USA

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