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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

Caravan & Town & Country

Park Brake Shoes
  • Set parking brake. Parking brake is set to keep hub/bearing and axle shaft from rotating when loosening hub nut.
  • Raise and support vehicle allowing rear suspension to hang free.
  • Remove rear wheels.
  • Remove cotter pin and nut retainer from stub shaft of outer C/V joint.
  • Remove spring washer, hub nut and washer from stub shaft of outer C/V joint.
  • Release parking brake.
  • Create slack in rear park brake by locking out automatic adjuster as follows:
    • Grasp exposed section of front park brake and pull downward on it.
    • Install a pair of suitable lockin...

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

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 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

Relearn Procedures
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 5.7 V8 GAS

When a tire pressure sensor has been replaced, the WCM will learn and store the sensor ID when the vehicle is driven continuously above 15 mph for 10 minutes. A new sensor ID can also be programmed directly into the WCM using a suitably ...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

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

  • 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

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Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 5.7 V8 GAS

On models less OBD II, the Check Engine 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 Powertrain Control Module (PCM) from various sensors and monitored systems or if the PCM enters its Limp-In mode, the PCM will light the Check Engine lamp. On Chrysler, Dodge and Plymouth models, After diagnosing and servicing the vehicle, the PCM memory will be cleared after approximately 40 to 100 ignition key On-Off cycles or by using a suitable scan tool. ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 4.7 V8 FLEX

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 procedu...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 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+.

Front Engine Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 FLEXFront Engine Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 FLEX

Components on diagram:
  • Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor
  • Oil Pressure Switch
  • A/C Compressor Clutch
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Lower Left Instrument Panel Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 GASLower Left Instrument Panel Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Control Module
  • Connector C200
  • Connector C1
  • Connector C2
  • Connector C114
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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 Sport 4.7 V8 FLEX Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Commander Sport 4.7 V8 FLEX Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Auto Shutdown Relay
  • Power Distribution Center
  • Engine Control Module
  • 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 FLEX Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 FLEX Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Junction Block
  • Driver Seat Switch
  • Driver Seat Front Vertical Adjuster Motor
  • Driver Seat Horizontal Adjuster Motor
  • Driver Seat Rear Vertical Adjuster Motor
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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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