Are 2012 Jeeps reliable?
The 2012 Jeep Wrangler was voted the worst model year Though newer than the 2007 and 2008 models, the 2012 Jeep Wrangler is the worst-rated year overall, according to CarComplaints.com. With 10 recalls, it ties for the most, including one of the largest of its kind.
What transmission does a 2012 Jeep Wrangler have?
All Wranglers come standard with 4×4 and 6-speed manual transmission, with 5-speed automatic available.
Is a Jeep Wrangler 6 cylinder?
The most common engine choices when shopping for an older Jeep Wrangler will be the 2.5L four-cylinder and 4.0L six-cylinder.
What year was the best Jeep?
5 Best Jeeps Ever Made
- 1986-1995 Jeep Wrangler YJ. The OG Wrangler-first released in 1986, the Jeep Wrangler YJ was a contemporary redesign of the previous decade’s CJ series.
- 1972-1975 Jeep CJ-5 and CJ-6.
- 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8.
- 1963 – 1991 Jeep Wagoneer.
- 2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4X4.
How much is a transmission for a 2012 Jeep Wrangler?
The cost of a new 2012 Jeep Wrangler transmission could be over $3,500 depending on the automobile, however, transmission services such as fluid changes and a transmission fluid flush are considerably less expensive, in some cases costing less than $150.
Is a 4 cylinder Jeep worth it?
If it’s strictly for around town or offroad use, the 4 cylinder engine would be ok but if you’ll be needing it for longer distance trips and/or you want to install larger tires for offroad use, I’d get the 6 cylinder.
Is a 4 cylinder Jeep good?
Now, the four-cylinder. It’s the best Wrangler powerplant yet. Yes, it’s down 15 horsepower on the standard V-6 and it costs $1,000 more. But it nets significantly better mileage (up to an extra 4 mpg on the EPA combined cycle) and is temperamentally better suited to Wrangler duty.