Jeep Liberty

2005 Jeep Liberty

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  • (4.0) 52 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,750$9,550
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 19-23
  • Engine: 210-hp, 3.7-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
2005 Jeep Liberty

Our Take on the 2005 Jeep Liberty

In 2002, the Jeep division of DaimlerChrysler replaced the old Cherokee with a slightly larger sport utility vehicle called the Liberty. Built at a new plant in Toledo, Ohio, the Liberty was touted as the stiffest Jeep ever, and the first with rack-and-pinion steering.For 2005, Liberty models get... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Four-speed automatic behavior
  • Short seat bottoms
  • Four-cylinder performance

Notable Features

  • Redesigned for 2005
  • Newly available diesel engine
  • 2WD or 4WD
  • Moderate dimensions
  • Low-range 4WD gearing
  • Classic-look Renegade model

2005 Jeep Liberty Reviews

Consumer Reviews


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Toughest Small SUV

by RickyDee3312 from Massachusetts on March 2, 2013

They Jeep is the toughest vehicle that I ever owned. My daughter had a accident roll over in one without a scratch. My wife was rear-ended, the other car was heavily damaged, the Jeep had on damage(th... Read Full Review

6 Trim Levels Available

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2005 Jeep Liberty Safety Ratings

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There are currently 8 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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