JEEP service shop near Ann Arbor, MI. Quick service. Top quality work. Rock solid guarantee. Just check our reviews (see below)! Trust the Jeep repair specialists at State Street Auto Service.
Our Jeep repair shop is conveniently located in Whitmore Lake, MI just north of Ann Arbor.
Expert Jeep Technicians
We have been servicing Jeeps, like yours, every day, for over 30 years. We are experts on Jeep problem repair. Check out our Jeep technician experience, skills, and training. Our ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) certified Jeep mechanics near Ann Arbor, MI have the training and experience and state of-the-art computerized Jeep diagnosis tools.
Jeep Repair Technology
Our specialized Jeep diagnostic equipment makes identifying Jeep problems quickly, and accurately. Get your Jeep back on the road quickly, fixed correctly, as economically as possible! We prioritize customer convenience!
Jeep builds rugged vehicles that can take you off the beaten path. But Jeeps require regular maintenance and technicians who know how to fix them.
Keeping your Jeep on a regular preventative maintenance schedule ensures it stays safe and reliable for you and your family. Our Jeep experience makes us aware of the common Jeep problems, and how to fix them economically.
Our special Jeep 4x4 inspection and Jeep maintenance and repair service ensure that your Jeep is fixed accurately and at a fair price. We know Jeep and can recommend what repairs can wait, what Jeep issues to watch, and what Jeep problems needs to be done as soon as possible.
Our ultimate goal is to provide excellent Jeep service. We are eager to discuss how to keep your Jeep reliable, safe, and economical.
Phone today at 734-761-8006 or use our contact form, make an appointment, or get an estimate.
Jeep Repair, Maintenance, & Services
Some of the scheduled Jeep maintenance & servicing that your Jeep SUV may need include:
- Jeep Oil Change Lube Service
- Jeep Tune Up
- Jeep Radiator - Coolant Antifreeze Change Flush
- Jeep Air Filter Replacement
- Jeep A/C Air Conditioning service
- Jeep Wheel Alignment
- Jeep Timing Belt Replacement
- Jeep Brake Inspection Check Repair Service
- Jeep 4x4 Inspection Service
- Jeep Transmission Service & Repair
Our highly skilled, experienced Jeep technicians undergo constant training. We guarantee your Jeep will be serviced correctly and promptly. With many years of experience in the automotive repair industry, we are aware of how to optimally service your Jeep so it runs like new. You can trust your Jeep service to State Street Auto Service.
Located close to Ann Arbor, MI, State Street Auto Service also serves the surrounding areas including: Pittsfield, MI; Ypsilanti, MI; Saline, MI; Dexter, MI.
Vintage Jeep Repair
If you own a vintage Jeep State Street Auto Service is the only shop near Ann Arbor, MI that specializes in vintage Jeep repair and service. We’d be happy to help you with any Jeep repair or Jeep modification you might need.
Jeep off-road enthusiasts understand how important your Jeep’s performance is in rough, off-road conditions. To ensure your Jeep is prepared for off-road use we perform all types of Jeep suspension modifications, Jeep differential gear changes and Jeep differential locker install, and Jeep lift kit.
Jeeps are special vehicles with individual problems. The average mechanic does not understand the nuances for repairing Jeeps. Our Jeep mechanics are very experienced and well trained in the use of the newest equipment and technology for Jeep repair. This knowledge and expertise helps to save our clients Jeep repair costs and gets the job done right the first time.
Jeep Death Wobble
Jeep death wobble problem is a violent shaking of the steering wheel when your Jeep hits a bump in the road. This Jeep problem is caused by damaged or worn suspension parts.
Jeep Death Wobble Repair
Jeep death wobble problem can be a complex, difficult, and costly issue to repair. There are so many causes and each is accumulative. There is rarely just a single cause. Often it is a process of elimination of the worst problems first.
Jeep death wobble repair requires a steering and suspension inspection, replacement of worn parts, and a Jeep wheel alignment. Common worn parts are:
- Jeep steering box
- Jeep pitman arm joint
- Jeep tie-rod ends
- Jeep ball joints
- Jeep track bar
- Jeep Drag Link
- Jeep Upper Control Arm bushings
- Jeep Lower Control Arm bushings
- Jeep Suspension Bushings
- Jeep Steering Stabilizer
- Jeep Steering Knuckles
- Jeep steering shaft joint wear
- Jeep sway bar links
- Jeep wheel bearings
Other contributors to Jeep death wobble problem are over size wheels and tires, worn shock absorbers, frame cracks, Jeep wheel alignment.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee Minor brake pedal pulsation.
A minor brake pedal pulsation may be felt at highway speeds. Can be caused by rough brake rotor surface. Low quality brake pads may deposit material onto the brake rotor surfaces causing vibration when the brakes are applied.
Repair: The front brake pads should be replacement and the brake rotors should be machined or replaced, if necessary.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee Brake Pulsations
Brake pulsations due to warped front brake rotors or variations in the thickness of the rotors. Wheel bearing hub runout can also cause brake pulsation.
Repair: wheel hub runout should be checked and hub replaced if not within specification. Brake rotor thickness variations, or rotor runout, can be reduced be machining or replacing the brake rotors.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee Front and Rear Differential Pinion Seal Leak and Transfer Case Leak
Jeep front or rear differential pinion seal leak and Jeep transfer case leak are common.
Repair: Transfer case leakage normally occurs at the case-mating surfaces and requires removal of the transfer case to reseal. Jeep differential pinion seal leak requires Jeep pinion seal replacement.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee Problem shifting into reverse on AX-15 manual transmission
Due to design of the reverse gear system in the AX-15 manual transmission it may block shifting into reverse.
Repair: An updated reverse gear is available. Transmission must be removed from vehicle and repaired.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee transmission noise when in reverse
A loud buzzing or whining noise when transmission is in reverse. May be caused by a regulator valve in the transmission valve body.
Repair: A revised regulator valve that does not resonate is available. Careful diagnosis should be performed because other causes can create the noise.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee engine performance problems due to poor ECU wire connections
Poor connections of the ECU wires at the bulkhead can cause erratic RPMs and engine-stalling.
Repair: bypass the affected connector wires or cleaning and replacing spread terminals in the connector.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee rear main oil seal leak
Some models are susceptible to rear main oil seal failures in dirty or dusty conditions. As dirt and dust collect on the oil seal, the abrasion wears through the sealing surface.
Repair: Rear main seal replacement. Install new rubber plug above the starter to prevent dust entry near the seal and extends the life of the seal.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee Ignition wires may fail and cause engine performance problems
Ignition wire failures can cause a rough idle or intermittent engine misfire. There might not be a check engine light.
Repair: Jeep ignition wire replacement.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee Engine Oil Leaks, Valve Cover leaks, Oil Pan leaks, and Timing Cover Gasket leaks
Engine oil leaks from the valve cover gasket, oil pan gasket and timing cover gasket are common.
Repair: Jeep valve cover gasket replacement, Jeep oil pan gasket replacement, Jeep timing cover gasket replacement.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee Engine Performance Problems Due to Residue on Throttle Bodies
The throttle body may accumulate an oily, black residue in the throttle bores and on the throttle plate causing hard starting or possibly stalling when coming to a stop.
Repair: The throttle body should be cleaned.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee Exhaust Manifolds Can Crack Where Pipes Are Welded
A ticking type noise from the engine area due to an exhaust manifold that has cracked where the pipes are welded.
Repair: exhaust manifold replacement.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee Throttle Position Sensor Failure
The throttle position sensor (TPS) may fail causing intermittent drivability problems like hard starting, stalling, and/or hesitation when accelerating.
Repair: throttle position sensor TPS replacement.
Problem: Jeep Commander Warm Air From the Instrument Panel Outlets When Cold Has Been Selected
Vehicles with manual temperature control may develop a condition where warm air is coming from the instrument panel outlets when cold has been selected.
Jeep Commander model years affected: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
Repair: Replace heater air distribution housing.
Problem: Jeep Grand Cherokee HVAC Temperature Blend Recirculation Doors May Fail and Cause AC Problems
Temperature blend and recirculation doors commonly fail. Causes AC modes not to change or the temperature to be different on the left and right sides.
Jeep Grand Cherokee model years affected: 1994, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016.
Repair: Replace blend air doors, recirculation door, door link, HVAC sub-assembly housing, new heating, ventilation and AC (HVAC) sub-assemblies.
Problem: Jeep Commander Abnormal Noise From HVAC Blower
Abnormal noise from Jeep HVAC blower motor as a result of debris ingestion.
Jeep Commander model years affected: 2006, 2007, 2008.
Repair: remove debris from blower housing, install air baffle screen on the inlet opening under the cowl grill to prevent a re-occurrence of the problem.
Problem: Jeep Cherokee Child seat tether anchors.
Child seat tether anchors are available from Chrysler Jeep and can improve the performance of child restraints.
Repair: Install Jeep child seat tether kit. Each child seat tether kit has all the necessary parts and detailed installation instructions.