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1979 Jeep Cherokee Ratings, Reviews and Analysis

Safety Ratings and Recalls

Recall Notices

1979 Jeep Cherokee (11/23/1987)

Campaign Number: 87V178000
Component Name: VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR
Manufacturer: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Description: THE KEY OPERATED TAILGATE WINDOW WILL CONTINUE TO CLOSE IF THE SPRING LOADED KEY DOES NOT RETURN TO OFF POSITION WHEN RELEASED.
Defect: WINDOW COULD CLOSE ON A CHILD OR OTHERS RESULTING INPERSONAL INJURY.
Corrective Action: OWNERS SHOULD NOT LEAVE KEY IN TAILGATE OF UNATTENDED VEHICLE. REPAIR MECHANISM TO ASSURE PROPER KEY RETURN OPERATION.

1979 Jeep Cherokee (3/5/1980)

Campaign Number: 80V023000
Component Name: POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT
Manufacturer: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Description: THE RIGHT AND LEFT REAR WHEEL BEARINGS MAY HAVE BEEN DAMAGED DURING ASSEMBLY. A DAMAGED BEARING COULD RESULT IN AXLE AND WHEEL DISENGAGEMENT FROM THE VEHICLE WHILE IN MOTION.
Defect:
Corrective Action: THE DEALER WILL REPLACE BOTH REAR WHEEL BEARINGS ALONG WITH SEALS, RETAINER RINGS AND PLATES AT NO CHARGE TO OWNER.