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2012 Jeep Liberty

Research, photos, specs, and expertise

Jeep Liberty highlights

Customer reviews

4.2 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating

3.5 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

16 city, 22 highway, 18 combined

Pricing for current inventory

From $14,998 - $21,998*

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New for 2012

  • The Liberty is available in a variety of new trims, including the Jet and JET.
  • The Renegade trim has been discontinued for 2012.
  • Running Boards features are now available as options on select trims.

Explore Jeep Liberty details

JET 2WD 4D Sport Utility

Standard Features

  • 20 Inch Plus Wheels
  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Automatic Transmission
  • CD Audio
  • Cruise Control
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Infinity Sound System
  • Memory Seat(s)
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Defroster
  • Traction Control

Optional Features

  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • Cloth Seats
  • Full Roof Rack
  • Leather Seats
  • Navigation System
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • Parking Sensors
  • Power Seat(s)
  • Rear View Camera
  • Remote Start
  • Running Boards
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Sunroof(s)
  • Tow Hitch

Drive type

2WD

Engine size

3.7L

Transmission

Automatic

Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

RepairPal reliability rating

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Above Average

RepairPal gave the Jeep Liberty an overall reliability rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Above Average. This rating ranks Jeep Liberty 21st out of 30 among Midsize SUVs.

Cost

RepairPal reports that the average total annual cost for repairs and maintenance on a Jeep Liberty is $551, compared to an average of $521 for Midsize SUVs and $619 for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.

Frequency

According to RepairPal, Jeep Liberty owners bring their vehicles into a repair shop for unscheduled repairs an average of 1.5 times per year, compared to an average of 1.1 times for Midsize SUVs and 1.4 times for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.

Severity

RepairPal reported that the probability of a repair being a severe or major issue is 13% for the Jeep Liberty, compared to an average of 12% for Midsize SUVs and 12% for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.

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