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  1. 2016 Jeep Patriot FD1 4X4 Water Ability

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Hi Folks, I have a Non-Trail Rated 2016 Jeep Patriot High Altitude 2.4L 4X4 My question is simple; How many inches deep into water can my Pat go? Thanks!
  2. 2012 - Water Pooling under mat - Driver Side

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    Howdy Y'all, Been lurking around here since i bought my Pat ~ a year ago. I was ->:pepper: but now I am :eek: ... I checked the AC Drain Pipe (I am going to clean it out again tonight). There floor mats get soaked but there is nothing else wet. I checked the door seals, rear roof panel, no...
  3. Waterproofing

    Has anyone gone about waterproofing the FDI 'riot I had a little eyeopener a while back and almost flooded when I drove through a lake of a puddle.
  4. Water in muffler?

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    So sometimes when it rains heavy(like today) I get a horrible sound/vibration from the exhaust, the revs drop, and the Jeep begins to stall. It seems like water maybe getting into the muffler somehow. When I first got the Jeep and took it around my in-laws backyard(mild off-road) in the snow...
  5. My Leak

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    08 Jeep Patriot, Purchased 10/07 So one day a couple weeks ago I went to get a notebook that I had put under my tire well cover and noticed it was damp. I really didnt think much of it at the time. The next day I decided to pull out my tire and look. The mat underneath the tire was soaking...
  6. Has the water leak issue been fixed for the 2011 models?

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    I'm new to this sight and considering buying the new 2011 Patriot. My major concern is the water leaking issue. Do you suppose the issue has been solved for the 2011 models, or will time only tell?:confused:
  7. Easy, free fix for a leaky '08 Patriot Sunroof

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    Hi folks, Just wanted to share this with you as I believe it may help some folks and perhaps save a few of you some money to boot. We've all read the numerous topics about Patriot water leaks on this website, some of the cases are unique but most, the vast majority, are sunroof-related. What...
  8. What to do when you have a leak !

    There are so many water leak threads out there I finally decided to create a post addressing the common causes and solutions for the knowledge base. Sunroof (Courtesy Roberttroll) Sunroofs should not leak. The holes are to drain away "incidental" water. Meaning morning dew on your roof blown...
  9. Alert: I caused my roof leak

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    I have a 2008 without a sunroof and no leaks until 42000 miles. I installed the Sport Roof Rack cross bars bought from a Jeep Dealer with a lifetime warranty. I started getting water in the rear drivers floorboard. Took to Jeep, out of warranty. They said it was my fault because I installed the...
  10. Jeep Patriot Leak Repair Tips...

    Many under estimate their abilities when it comes to fixing their leak problem. We can often do a better job than the dealership when fixing what is really a low-tech issue. Hole=leak No hole=no leak After reading the posts on this group I removed some of the trim after looking at the service...
  11. Patriot trunk/rear cargo light leak - more info!

    Jeep Patriot General Discussion
    Well folks, let me start off by first saying that I am sorry for any typos, as it is late and I have been dealing with this issue all during the work week and am a bit frustrated over it, as I am sure you all are that are suffering from it as well. Let me start from the beginning. If you want...