Jeep Patriot Model Overview
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Jeep Patriot Questions
Bucking After I Fill Up With Gas.
I have a 2008 Jeep Patriot that I purchased used 2 months ago. Every single time I put gas in it, it runs a very short distance from the gas station and starts to buck and jolt like it wants to shut ...
When I Go To Put Gas In My 2008 Jeep Patriot The Nozzle Keeps Shutting Off?...
How Many Times Do You Have To Complain About The Same Problem Before Your C...
My car has been in the shop over five times with the same problem and the first three times they charged us to look at it and said nothing is wrong we can't find the problem. The forth and fifth ti...
Is Anyone Having Frame Rust On Their 2008 Patriot ?
2 Button Key Remote Start
I have a used 2009 patriot. It started on its own with the key in my pocket. Is this an indicator of a major problem? Or does it have a remote starter indint know about?
About the Jeep Patriot
The Patriot is the more traditional-looking of Jeep's two debut models for 2007. Released on the heels of its car-based counterpart, the Compass, it displays more of the squareness that have marked Jeep vehicles over the decades.
Although the base model is not Trail Rated without the addition of optional equipment, the vehicle boasts significant ground clearance and a considerable suite of safety features. These include ABS, stability control, and electronic roll mitigation.
A properly-equipped Patriot 4x4 will be at ease on the trails, although the reality is that it is based on a car, the Dodge Caliber, and its steering and suspension are thusly tuned. This was Jeep's intention, as the Patriot is meant to appeal to those who want a road car first and a fairly tough trail vehicle for the occasional weekend foray.
That said, the loaded 4x4 is definitely superior to its entry-level sport-ute competition. Its Off-Road options group adds descent control, low-range gearing, brake-lock differentials, skid plates, tow hooks, fog lamps, a heavy-duty cooling system, and a full-sized spare tire in addition to a bonus inch of ground clearance.