Notes: The 2015 Jeep Renegade has a very large volume of complaints for such a new model, especially compared to other SUVs in the same class.

Most Jeep Renegade complaints are for various problems with interior accessories & electrical systems, as well as squealing brakes, transmission (rough shifting) and engine problems.


really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
2,000 miles

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2015 Jeep Renegade body / paint problems

body / paint problem

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2015 Jeep Renegade Owner Comments

problem #1

May 012016

Renegade 4WD 4-cyl

  • 2,000 miles


The contact owns a 2015 Jeep Renegade. The contact stated that the key entry warning light illuminated. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that a module in the dashboard needed to be replaced. The vehicle was repaired. Also, while driving 30 mph, the hatch back opened independently. The failure recurred on numerous occasions. The vehicle was taken back to the dealer where it was diagnosed that a computer in the rear of the vehicle needed to be replaced. The vehicle was repaired; however, after the repair, the key failed to communicate with the vehicle. The technician stated that a new key needed to be ordered. The vehicle was not repaired due to the part being unavailable. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The failure mileage was 2,000. Updated 07/27/16 the consumer stated the hatchback failed several times, as it would not close. Updated 08/001/10.

- Denair, CA, USA

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