Recall List for the 1982 Jeep Cherokee

Official recalls have been issued for the 1982 Jeep Cherokee by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Jeep service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Jeep customer service.

  1. 1982 Jeep Cherokee VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR NHTSA Campaign #87V178000

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 23, 1987
    • Vehicles Affected: 180,000

    Summary: The key operated tailgate window will continue to close if the spring loaded key does not return to off position when released.

    Consequence: Window could close on a child or others resulting inpersonal injury.

    Actions: Owners should not leave key in tailgate of unattended vehicle. Repair mechanism to assure proper key return operation. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #87V178000 »

  2. 1982 Jeep Cherokee POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:LUBRICANT NHTSA Campaign #82V125000

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 13, 1982
    • Vehicles Affected: 13,532

    Summary: Original production transmission lubricant used in the involved vehicles may not provide adequate lubrication to protect the transmission"S first gear.

    Consequence:

    Actions: The dealer will replace the original production lubricant at no charge to the owner. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #82V125000 »

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