Relative to other off-road-capable utility vehicles, the cargo floor is low, too, and the seats fold down neatly to a surprisingly vast space. Only used 4 wheel drive 2 times over the winter. Axle Ratio Geared for the Highway 15. Options are similar to those of the Sport. Increasing your tire diameter one size or so can actually give you better mpg you have to calculate using the newer size. The 2011 Jeep Liberty doesn't omit any essential safety features.
I dont notice any real difference in moisture. It is made so it can be cleaned if it gets dirty, period. Also had a 2001 Cherokee Sport, sold at 124k, again unstoppable and reliable. Here, I will elaborate on my trouble-free Liberty V6. The antilock brakes have rough road detection; when rough conditions are detected, the system holds the brake pulses longer to better slow the vehicle. The load floor is fairly low, making it easy to load heavy cargo.
Passenger Crash Grade: Similar to the driver crash grade, only now the focus is on the passenger. Reliable Jeep Liberty — Ive owned my 2011 jeep liberty since 2012 and not once have I had any issues. Its ride is unsettled, handling is clumsy and the noisy engine guzzles gas. The gauges are easy to spot and the controls are simple to use. You only need 30-45 seconds to warm up an engine, even during the cold winters.
The experts like their surfaces as marshmallows, so they can massage their way down the road. The center stack is finished in a lighter, matte-metallic-toned plastic, while the interior and gauges in most trims have been dressed up just a little bit with chrome bezels and other brightwork. I also run 89 octane in mine, does anybody else use midgrade? The seating configuration—and the cabin in general—in the 2011 Jeep Liberty feels airy and well laid-out. Side-impact and side-curtain airbags, electronic stability control, active head restraints, and several other electronic off-road aids are included. Due to the narrow rear door openings, critics felt that entry and exit was also difficult in the Liberty. Very spacious and comfortable to drive.
Buy quality gas not the cheapest found and no need for fuel treatments. This towing capability combined with the Liberty's off-road prowess make it a good choice for families that like to camp, ski, or vacation at locations off the beaten path. All are available in rear-wheel or 4-wheel drive. But I just realized every body talks about clean air intake, clean fuel injectors, and other tweeking and tuneing. The seating configuration—and the cabin in general—in the 2011 Jeep Liberty feels airy and well laid-out. Inside, the Liberty feels a bit stark and simple, with more hard plastics than more carlike crossovers this size, but it fits the part.
There's also a fair amount more interior road and wind noise than in more carlike compact crossover vehicles. Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead. The more constant your speed is and the less your transmission shifts between gears, the better gas mileage you get. Cargo space is about average for the class. These charts provide the most comprehensive reliability information available to consumers.
General rule of thumb is the slowest mph in the highest gear nets the best mileage. In back, Jeep provides a shallow under-floor storage area with a reversible cover that is carpeted on one side and formed into a plastic tray on the other. It is supposed to, and it is safe! Units Affected 363930 The boat-anchor 3. Run your vehicle very hard for 30-60 mins at least once a week or once every 2 weeks to help keep carbon build up at a min. To get 30 - 33 mpg on the highway doing 65 mpg is incredible. Electrical over-stress of a resistor in the occupant restraint control module may lead to the non-deployment of the active head restraints during a rear impact collision. Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Sebring and 200 vehicles manufactured June 28, 2011, through December 13, 2012; model year 2011-2013 Dodge Avenger vehicles manufactured June 25, 2011, through January 14, 2013; model year 2011-2012 Dodge Nitro vehicles manufactured June 17, 2011, through December 15, 2011; and model year 2011-2012 Jeep Liberty vehicles manufactured June 17, 2011, through August 15, 2012.
The point is to have fun, but there are some things you can do to help make up for what you lost. The Liberty is very comfortable, quiet and has all the options I wanted for a reasonable price. At the 2-3 times more costly synthetic gear oils just take the 1mpg hit and run dino gear oils and your diffs will last alot longer and save you money in the long run. Acceleration or fuel economy are nothing special, but this isn't an engine that demands downshifts very often—thus, it manages just fine with the somewhat rough-shifting four-speed automatic transmission. The available fold-flat front-passenger seat allows for loading long items.