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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Hydraulic Brake System Specifications
Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Caliber SXT 1.8 L4 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Caliber SE 2.0 L4 GAS

Front

Halfshaft inner and outer boots are not serviceable separately. Boot replacement requires entire shaft assembly replacement.

Lefthand halfshaft is shorter than right. Identify and tag halfshafts upon removal to ensure proper installation.

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove tire and wheel assembly.
  • Remove cotter pin, nut lock, spring washer, and hub nut from end of outer C/V joint stub axle.
  • Disconnect front wheel speed sensor and secure harness aside.
  • Remove nut and bolt retaining ball joint stud into steering knuckle.
  • Separate ball joint stud from steering knuckle by prying...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

Component Locations
Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Caliber SXT 1.8 L4 GAS

Refer to F...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Caliber SXT 2.0 L4 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove air cleaner box and air tube.
  • Remove starter motor mounting bolts.
  • Disconnect electrical connector at throttle body.
  • Remove throttle body mounting bolts, then throttle body.
  • Push starter under intake manifold.
  • Tip starter nose...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Chrysler LLC -> 2007-09 Caliber
Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Caliber R/T 2.4 L4 GAS

The cabin air filter should be replaced every 12,000 miles.

  • Open the glove compartment.
  • Disengage the glove compartment bin dampener from the bin.
  • Push inward on the sides of the glove compartment bin to release the stops, then lower the glove compartment.
  • Release the glove compartment hinge pins from the hinge retainers, then remove the glove compartment, Fig. .
  • Release the two tabs retaining the cabin air filter cover to the A/C-heater housing, then remove the cover, Fig. .
  • Remove the cabin air filter element from the A/C-heater ...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Cars -> Power Loss/Limit Lamp -> Chrysler, Dodge & Plymouth
Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Caliber SXT 2.0 L4 GAS

The Power Loss/Limit lamp should light for approximately 3 seconds after the ignition has been turned On as a bulb inspection. If improper or no signals are received by the logic module from various sensors, the logic modul...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Caliber SE 2.0 L4 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at thermostat housing.
  • Remove hose from thermostat housing.
  • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at heater core.
  • Remove heater inlet hose from heater core.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to in...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Caliber SXT 1.8 L4 GAS

  • Rotate accessory drive belt tensioner counterclockwise until accessory drive belt...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2008 Dodge Caliber cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Body Components Diagram for 2008 Dodge Caliber SE 1.8 L4 GASBody Components Diagram for 2008 Dodge Caliber SE 1.8 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Splice S316
  • Splice S340
  • Unibody Wiring
  • Instrument Panel Diagram for 2008 Dodge Caliber SXT 2.0 L4 GASInstrument Panel Diagram for 2008 Dodge Caliber SXT 2.0 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Radio
  • A/C Heater Control
  • Evaporator Temperature Sensor
  • Radio Antenna
  • Hands Free Module
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2008 Dodge Caliber cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2008 Dodge Caliber SE 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Dodge Caliber SE 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Cluster
  • Bank Switch
  • Steering Control Module
  • 2008 Dodge Caliber SXT 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Dodge Caliber SXT 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Left Tail Stop Lamp
  • Electronics
  • Left Tow Trailer Relay
  • Left Turn Tail Lamp
  • Tow Brake Trailer Relay
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2008 Dodge Caliber cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Poor Handling and/or Strut Leaking and/or Rides Rough
    Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Caliber R/T 2.4 L4 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Leaks
  • Auto Systems:
  • Steering, Suspension
  • Document: RECALL - Emissions Recall J19 California Emissions Warranty Addendum
    Vehicle: 2008 Dodge Caliber R/T 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Emission Controls, Vacuum Hoses
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2008 Dodge Caliber AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2008 Dodge Caliber cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 2008 Dodge Caliber cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 2008 Dodge Caliber cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 2008 Dodge Caliber cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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