Jeep Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch


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Jeep Cherokee 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Aug 15, 1995
Location:
Mccormick, SC

auto-transmission; vehicle rolled across parking lot w/gear shift in drive and no key in ignition. please describe details. tt

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Mar 10, 1997
Location:
Springfield, MA

wife parked & turned vehicle off; took key out ignition; vehicle started to roll forward in reverse, damaged garage & vehicle. took vehicle to dealer; they refused to touch it. dealer said to call manufacturer. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 0 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4GZ78Y7SC. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1995 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1995 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO.

Jeep Cherokee 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Mar 04, 1997
Location:
Franktown, CO

vehicle was in park or neutral and suddenly accelerated out of control. *ak

1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle was purchased on May 01, 1994. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Jeep CHEROKEE 1994 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Jeep CHEROKEE 1994 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1997
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Apr 13, 1997
Location:
Nashville, TN

transmission interlock system failed; vehicle began to move while transmission was in park and driver was not in vehicle. driver attempted to to stop it from moving, but was unable to do so. vehicle went over a cliff and driver sustained injuries. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Oct 26, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1997 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1997 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Mar 11, 1996
Location:
Oro Valley, AZ

while vehicle waas idling in park, it suudenly jumped out of park into reverse, knoc ked down driver's wife, dragged her down the driveway into the street. rolled over her legs and crashed into two other vehicles. ran into neighbor's yard, causing extensive damage. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4GZ58S8SC. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on May 01, 1995. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1995 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Mar 07, 1998
Location:
Alphine, CA

while vehicle was in parked on a slight grade with ignition running, driver got out to close a gate and the vehicle shifted from park into reverse and proceeded 50 ft before crashing into a tree. dealer was not able to locate problem. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4GZ58S9SC. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1996
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Apr 22, 1997
Location:
Fitzwilliam, NH

vehicle was in park w/engine running when it engine engaged itself in reverse and backed up causing an accident.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4GZ58S8TC. Accident was reported to Police. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Apr 01, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1996 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1996 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Mar 23, 1998
Location:
Kalamazoo, MI

vehicle wa splaced from reverse into park while in garage. driver left vehicle and vehicle jumped into reverse, knocking driver down and nearly sandwiching him between garage wall and vehicle. vehicle continued to roll out of garage, causing damage to door and interior of garage. driver chased vehicle down, jumped in, and put it back in park.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4GZ78Y3SC. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 06, 1995. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1995 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1995 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 3 mph.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
June 06, 1998
Location:
Manhattan Beach, CA

when owner got out of jeep to move item out of driveway, with the jeep in the parking gear, the ignition still running, the jeep slipped into the reverse gear, started rolling backwards with the driver's side door opening and hitting the driver and a pillar in the garage, which made the jeep come to a stop. the jeep is being repaired. *ak

Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Jan 21, 1998
Location:
Westport, CT

vehicle not designed with a brake pedal shift interlock, allowing vehicle to be shifted out of park while unintentionally depressing gas pedal, resulted in two accidents prior to the recall.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4GZ58S6RC. Vehicle was purchased on Jan 13, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1994 Drive type:AWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1994 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO.

Jeep Wrangler 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Fairfax, VA

vehicle rolls while in park gear.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4FY2953RP. Vehicle was purchased on June 17, 1994. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1997
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Plano, TX

check engine light comes on and the engine suddenly stops. occurs at different speeds. at high speed the vehicle dies for a second and comes back on. at slower speeds, it dies and does not restart. owner has tried turning off all electrical components but it not solve the problem.

Vehicle was purchased on Apr 20, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1997 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Jeep Cherokee 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
July 09, 1998
Location:
Rockledge, FL

upon starting vehicle/placing foot on brake pedal, vehicle accelerated backwards/collided into neighbors house. vehicle then shifted into drive and it accelerated forward. (qcaw)

2 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4FT78S6SL. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Jeep CHEROKEE 1995 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Jeep CHEROKEE 1995 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 15 mph.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1998
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
July 30, 1998
Location:
Chicotee, MA

while the key was in the ignition and the vehicle in park position, the vehicle rolled away, almost causing an accident and injuries.*ak *jb

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4GZSX59WC. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 01, 1998. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1998 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: gas. Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1998 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1996
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Aug 18, 1998
Location:
Brooklyn, NY

nobody was in the truck and it shifted out of the park position into reverse and rolled backwards, colliding with another vehicle. damage was done to the back of the truck. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4GZ58Y6TC. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1996 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO.

Jeep Cherokee 1991
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Aug 03, 1998
Location:
Brooklyn C, MN

when recall work performed for shift interlock the shift handle was broken.

Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Jeep CHEROKEE 1991 Drive type:4WD. Fuel type: gas. Jeep CHEROKEE 1991 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1998
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Oct 16, 1998
Location:
South Orleans, MA

vehicle jumps out of gear from park into reverse while engine is running, causing the vehicle to run into tree, dealer cannot determine problem. *ak *nlm

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4GZ5858WC. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Dec 01, 1997. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1998 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1998 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO.

Jeep Cherokee 1997
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Manchester, MD

the car jumped into reverse after being put into park, then ran over the driver. the vehicle ran into a tree before stopping. driver has fractured hip. dealer has vehicle. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. Vehicle was on fire. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1998
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Sept 08, 1998
Location:
Birmingham, AL

vehicle shifted out of park gear striking consumer causing severe injury. (attorney for consumer).

1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):J4FX4853WC3. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Jeep Grand Cherokee 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Nov 10, 1998
Location:
Safsford, AZ

while driving at 70mph the electronic transmission shifter caused the vehicle to drop out of overdrive, causing the vehicle to jerk into a lower gear very hard. consumer says it was like slamming the brakes very hard. dealer has been contacted. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1J4GZ58Y3RC. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Jeep GRAND CHEROKEE 1994 Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch Transmission Type: AUTO.



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