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2005 Jeep Liberty Sport 4WDReview
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Getting Rid Of The Liberty — Found out today that every valve on the right side of the engine, on my 2005 Liberty with 29,000 miles, is burnt. The story from the mechanic it is that due to some carbon build up and it has caused the valve guides to go bad. He also stated that not driving it enough can be a cause for the carbon build up. He also found that one of the timing chain guides had broken . . on the right side. Coincidence? So, $3100 later it is time to say goodbye to the Liberty

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Like that it is higher off the ground but still small.

Cons: Major repair with only 28,000 miles

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2005 Jeep Liberty Limited 4WDReview
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My Liberty Is Cool But Needs Upgrades — this car is fairly good on gas, especially on those long trips. the performance is alright, it gets up and goes when it needs to. maybe the speakers could handle a bit more. i like my music loud. there's usually enough space for all of my stuff.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: gas mileage

Cons: it's not a sports car

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2005 Jeep Liberty SportReview
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Good Transportation — good power,good brakes,not bad for an old car,great on water splashing no washers needed,great paint,nice engine,good tires,plenty cargo space,great for carring chip and tonka,go to the beach and get stuck in the sand because it is 4*2.great piece of junk.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: got it for the price

Cons: 100.00$ deductible in warranty

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2005 Jeep Liberty Limited 4WDReview
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My Jeep Review — I don't like that the heater will absolutely burn your feet up but the air around your body will still be chilled. Otherwise, the four wheel drive is awesome and will really get you out of sticky situations. I have plenty of room to haul things as well as comfortable seating for 5.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: I love my sunroof and 6 disc player

Cons: heat on feet

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2005 Jeep Liberty SportReview
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My Jeep — it's a 6 speed!! fun and super zippy.it likes to get up and go fast. corners ok, but it has a narrow wheel base, so can't go really super fast around corners. but, the turning radius is amazing! i can turn around in the tightest of places. my one regret is that i didn't get the 4-wheel drive [i couldn't afford it :( ] and it's back wheel drive which sucks ass in the snow and ice. otherwise, its great1

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: it's fast

Cons: it's not four-wheel drive

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2005 Jeep Liberty RenegadeReview
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Another Great Jeep — I needed an SUV that could haul 5k--I have a boat. This is pretty good. Still have some sway during towing, but not too bad. We did get a transmission temp light when we were towing in the mountains, but we slowed and it went out. Ride is comfortable. Gas milage is really poor when we tow, but adequate when we don't. It seats 5 comfortably. I don't think the seats are great at repelling stains though. Guess I just have to get used to that. Not sure I'd buy another one just due to the fact they really have no resale value.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: can tow great, good ride, no maintenance problems

Cons: poor resale value

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2005 Jeep Liberty Limited 4WDReview
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Cool Car — it is nice. i like it a lot. decent gas mileage. pretty fast. i like the color of it. good in the snow. has four wheel drive. it is very smooth. it has a wheel on the trunk. fun fun

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: it rides smooth

Cons: none

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2005 Jeep Liberty Sport 4WDReview
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Jeep Liberty 2005 — Great all around small SUV. Glad I got it before the design change. Could be better on mpg, but not bad, esp. highway driving. Love that it uses reg. gas. 4WD great, especially with 6 speed manual transmission. Would buy it again.

Pros: Comfort, utility, driveability, uses reg. gas

Cons: cloth seats almost impossible to clean.  Not great around-town mileage

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2005 Jeep Liberty SportReview
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Great Car And Strong — I love my car. Great motor and I did not have problems with. The interior is atractive, but the sits fabric are weak. The contact with water makes stains in the fabric. Is fun to drive, because can go to every different conditions of terrain. The only problem is the gas mileage, is very high.

Pros: Is a very strong car.

Cons: Have a noise in the wheels.

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2005 Jeep Liberty SportReview
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Nice — Has been a good vehicle.

Pros: Pretty good gas milage, not as good as my Cherokee.

Cons: Not a 4x4... looking to trade up to a Wrangler or Hummer

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Reviews From Other Years

2012 Jeep Liberty Reviews

Love It! By Irze

This is an amazing car with great looks, comfort, safety and capacity. I enjoyed every second of my driving experience with it. Allows to save thousands of songs through USB, or CD. Also Hands free... Read More

Fun To Drive. By eric1984and

I really enjoy the comfort and styling of my Jeep liberty. for me this was a great alternative to the jeep wrangler, which was way more expensive. for the occasional weekend adventure and every day dr... Read More

2011 Jeep Liberty Reviews

Reliable Jeep Liberty By Rbftb9

Ive owned my 2011 jeep liberty since 2012 and not once have I had any issues. Ive driven it in all terrain (snow, dirt, mud, rocks etc.) it handles well. Very spacious and comfortable to drive. Thrott... Read More

Disappointed By ebarber7

Very disappointed in the 2011 Jeep Liberty Sport; With only 30k miles on it; The best thing about the purchase was the Price at around $16k in 2012. Makes loud reving noises with engine while acceler... Read More

2010 Jeep Liberty Reviews

Great Looks, Power Everything, What More Can I Say By rst429

We've had 6 jeeps in the past. From the Cherokee to the grand Cherokee limited, This is or first liberty, and it is one of our favorites. It is a limited, so it has all the bells and wishes. My wife ... Read More

Jeep Liberty, A Great Model By KOZAK

Although the Jeep Liberty has been ranked as one of the best Sport SUVS ever made, the problem mainly was the year it was made, proving the have many problems including many lemon cars and less effort... Read More

2009 Jeep Liberty Reviews

Plenty Of Room By Steve

We like the roominess of the Interior for Family trips etc., and overall appearance of 2009 Liberty Limited 4WD. Plenty of cargo space with rear seats folded down. Gas mileage could be much better. Do... Read More

A Man's Car !! By AMSK

Looks and Builds Like a Tank , a Head Lefter a pro Dancer in Dunes or Snow , but you really have to cut a montlhy percentage of your monthly income to keep it in Shape , lots of stupid problems her... Read More

2008 Jeep Liberty Reviews

Sweet Liberty By boxcar2282

The redesigned styling of the Liberty is what initially drew me to consider it when I was in the market. I've found the vehicle to be versatile and quite capable in DEEP snow. As a Paramedic it's impe... Read More

Lackluster Wallet Buster By Neil

For the most part the Jeep Liberty is just average on most accounts. Unforgettable in most areas and boring in the rest. Not bad, just not great either. The gas mileage was noticeably bad for such a s... Read More

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