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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Description -> Caravan & Town & Country -> Combination Valve -> Except Caravan & Town & Country -> Fixed Proportioning Valve -> Height Sensing Proportioning Valve -> Hydraulic Control Valves -> Master Cylinder -> Metering Valve
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 5.7 V8 GAS

Master Cylinder

Except Caravan & Town & Country

The cylinder body containing the primary and secondary pistons is made of aluminum. The removable fluid reservoir is made of nylon reinforced with glass fiber. The reservoir is the only serviceable component.

The fluid compartments of the nylon reservoir are interconnected to permit fluid level equalization. The equalization feature does not affect circuit separation in the event of a front or rear brake fault. The reservoir compartments will retain enough fluid to operate the functioning hydraulic circuit.

Caravan & Town & Country

The body...

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

DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 GAS

Clamp only the narrow forged portion of the yoke in the vise. Failure to heed caution may result in damage.

  • Remove axle shaft.
  • Remove bearing cap retaining snap rings. Saturate the bearing caps with penetrating oil prior to removal.
  • Place socket (receiver) with inside diameter larger than bearing cap against yoke and perimeter of bearing cap to be removed.
  • Pla...

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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 Sport 3.7 V6 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

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 4.7 V8 FLEX

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove alternator drive belt.
  • Unsnap plastic insulator cap from B+ output terminal.
  • Remove B+ terminal mounting nut at rear of alternator. Disconnect terminal from alternator.
  • Disconnect field wire connector at rear of alternator by pushing on connector tab.
  • Remove rear vertical alternator mounting bolt.
  • Remove front horizontal altern...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Lamp -> Jeep
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 4.7 V8 GAS

Red and yellow indicator lamps are used to warn of system faults. The red lamp warns of such faults as low brake fluid level, parking brake On, system pressure differential and other system faults. The red indicator lamp should light for approximately two seconds during engine starting and should go off, unless parking brake is applied or a problem in the brake system exist. The red indicator lamp should reset after repairs to system have been completed and system has returned to normal o...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 4.7 V8 FLEX

  • Drain radiator coolant into suitable container.
  • Remove six upper push pins and front grill.
  • Remove two radiator mounting bolts.
  • Disconnect and plug transmission cooler lines.
  • Disconnect fan control solenoid electrical connector.
  • Disconnect and plug power steering cooling line from cooler and filter.
  • Disconnect upper and lower radiator hoses, then overflow hose.
  • Remove air inlet duct at grille...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 FLEX

  • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from dr...

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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+.

Radio Antenna Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 3.7 V6 GASRadio Antenna Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 3.7 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Radio Antenna
  • Passenger Door Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 3.7 V6 GASPassenger Door Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 3.7 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Right Front Door Speaker
  • Passenger Window Switch
  • Passenger Door Lock Switch
  • Passenger Outside Rearview Mirror
  • Connector C302
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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:
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Junction Block
  • Steering Control Module
  • 2008 Jeep Commander Overland 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Commander Overland 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Rear Window Defogger Relay
  • Junction Block
  • AC Heater Control
  • Driver Outside Rearview Mirror
  • Passenger Outside Rearview Mirror
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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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