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2008 Jeep Commander CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Jeep REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

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Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 GAS

The only serviceable power brake booster components are the vacuum hose and the check valve. The power brake booster must be serviced as an assembly. If diagnosis indicates a power brake booster fault condition, the unit must be replaced as an assembly.

Replacement

Caravan & Town & Country
  • With engine stopped, pump brake pedal four or five times to deplete power booster vacuum.
  • Disconnect both battery cables, then remove battery thermo guard and battery from tray.
  • Remove air inlet resonator and hoses as an assembly from throttle body and air cleaner housing.
  • Remove coolant fi...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 4.7 V8 FLEX

Front

  • With vehicle in neutral, position vehicle on hoist.
  • Mark a line across axle pinion flange, propeller shaft, flange yoke and transfer case for installation reference.
  • Support transmission and transmission crossmember.
  • Remove propeller shaft from transfer case flange.
  • Remove propeller shaft from axle pinion flange.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Align reference marks.
    • Torque axle flange bolts to 80 ft. lbs.
    • Torque transfer case flange bolts to 24 ft. lbs.

Rear

  • With vehicle in neutral, positio...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Description -> Base Tire Pressure Monitor System -> Premium Tire Pressure Monitor System -> Wireless Control Module (WCM)
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 GAS

Base Tire Pressure Monitor System

This system will consist of TPMS sensors attached to each wheel through the valve stem mounting hole, a Wireless Control Module (WCM) and a yellow TPMS telltale lamp. A tire pressure sensor shall be installed in the spare wheel if the vehicle is equipped with a matching full size spare wheel and tire assembly.

Premium Tire Pressure Monitor System

The system will consist of tire pressure sensors attached to each wheel through the valve stem mounting hole, a wireless control module (WCM), Three Wheel Sensor transponders are mounted in the wheel wells (2...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 3.7 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • On models with 4WD remove front drive shaft.
  • Remove support brackets bolts at transmission. Pry support bracket slightly to gain access to lower starter mounting bolt.
  • On all models, remove starter mounting bolts.
  • Move starter motor towards front of vehicle far enough for nose of starter pinion housing to clear housing.
  • Do not let starter motor hang from wires.
  • Tilt nose downwards and lower starter motor far enough to access a...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Warning Indicator -> 2006-09 Commander -> Relearn -> Reset
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 4.7 V8 FLEX

Reset

The Low Tire Pressure indicator lamp will flash slowly and sound a single tone when tire pressure is low. If tire pressure drops lower, the indicator lamp will flash rapidly and the tone will be continuous. When the tire is inflated to the proper pressure the lamp and tone will turn Off. The vehicle may need to be driven at a speed above 15 MPH for up to 10 minutes for the TPMS to receive this information. If the lamp remains On, a problem in the low tire warning system is present and the low tire warning system must be ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 4.7 V8 FLEX

Lower

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp from radiator.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp from water inlet tube.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from water inlet tube and from vehicle.
  • Reve...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Overland 5.7 V8 GAS

  • Remove air intake tube between intake manifold and air filter.
  • Release belt tension by rotating tensioner counterclockwise with suitable wrench on tensioner pulley bolt.
  • Rotate belt tensioner until belt can be removed from pull...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

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

Shift Assembly Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 FLEXShift Assembly Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 FLEX

Components on diagram:
  • Transfer Case Selector Switch
  • Splice S215
  • Splice S212
  • Splice S214
  • Shifter Lever Assembly
  • Rear Body Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 GASRear Body Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Driver Seat Belt Tensioner
  • Passenger Seat Belt Tensioner
  • Driver Seat Track Position Sensor
  • Connector C305
  • Connector C306
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

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

    2008 Jeep Commander Limited 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Commander Limited 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Radio
  • RH Instrument Panel Speaker
  • LH Instrument Panel Speaker
  • 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Commander Limited 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Power Distribution Center
  • Power Liftgate Module
  • Front Control Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: Flash: CCN for Durtch Language
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Electronic Devices, Computers, PROMS, Sensors
  • Document: RECALL - Emissions Recall J19 California Emissions Warranty Addendum
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 GAS

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

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2008 Jeep Commander 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 Jeep Commander 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 Jeep Commander 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 Jeep Commander 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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