Engine Jeep ED6

The company has been producing the 2.4-liter Jeep ED6 or Tigershark petrol engine since 2012 and powering its most popular models such as the Cherokee, Compass and Renegade. This power unit is distinguished by an unusual cylinder head with MultiAir technology.

The Tigershark series still includes only one motor.

The engine was installed on:

  • Chrysler 200 2 (UF) in 2014 – 2016;
  • Dodge Dart 1 (PF) in 2012 – 2016;
  • Jeep Cherokee 5 (KL) in 2013 – …;
  • Jeep Compass 2 (MP) in 2016 – …;
  • Jeep Renegade 1 (BU) in 2014 – …

Specifications

Production years 2012-…
Displacement, cc 2360
Fuel system injector
Power output, hp 175 – 185
Torque output, Nm 230 – 245
Cylinder block aluminum R4
Block head aluminum 16v
Cylinder bore, mm 88
Piston stroke, mm 97
Compression ratio 10.0
Features MultiAir
Hydraulic lifters no
Timing drive chain
Phase regulator at the inlet
Turbocharging no
Recommended engine oil 5W-20
Engine oil capacity, liter 5.2
Fuel type 95
Euro standards EURO 5/6
Fuel consumption, L/100 km (for Jeep Cherokee 2019)
— city
— highway
— combined
12.0
6.8
8.8
Engine lifespan, km ~250 000

Disadvantages of the ED6 engine

  • This motor has not been produced for so long and complete failure statistics have not been collected;
  • Most often, owners on specialized forums complain about high oil consumption;
  • From oil burner on low runs, the use of a thicker lubricant usually helps;
  • With prolonged waste of oil, the MultiAir channels are clogged, and its repair is not cheap;
  • Ignition coils often fail due to oil getting into spark plug wells.

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