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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Brake System Bleed -> Manual -> Master Cylinder -> Pressure
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Overland 5.7 V8 GAS

Manual

  • Remove reservoir filler caps and fill reservoir with proper brake fluid.
  • If calipers or wheel cylinders were overhauled, open all caliper and wheel cylinder bleed screws.
  • Close each bleed screw as fluid starts to drip from them.
  • Fill master cylinder reservoir once more before proceeding.
  • Attach one end of bleed hose to bleed screw and insert opposite end in glass container partially filled with brake fluid, Fig. . Ensure bleed hose is immersed in fluid.
  • Open up bleeder, then have an assistant press down brake pedal.
  • Once brake pedal is down, close bleeder. Repeat bleeding unt...

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

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 5.7 V8 GAS

  • With vehicle in neutral, position vehicle on hoist.
  • Remove half shaft hub/bearing nut.
  • Remove wheel speed sensor nut from hub/bearing and remove sensor.
  • Remove brake calipers bolts and remove calipers from caliper adapters.
  • Remove lower stabilizer link bolt from control arm.
  • Remove outer tie rod end nuts and separate tie rods from knuckles with remover tool No. 8677, or equivalent.
  • Remove upper ball joint nuts and separate ball joints from knuckles with remover tool No. 8677, or equivalent.
  • Remove shock clevis bolt and nut from lower control arm.
  • Lean knuckle out and push half sh...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Component Replacement -> Front -> Installation -> Rear -> Removal -> Tire Pressure Sensor -> Transponder
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Overland 5.7 V8 GAS

Tire Pressure Sensor

The cap used on this valve stem contains an O-ring seal to prevent contamination and moisture from entering the valve stem. Retain this valve stem cap for reuse. Do not substitute a regular valve stem cap in its place.

The valve stem used on this vehicle is made of aluminum and the core is nickel plated brass. The original valve stem core must be reinstalled and not substituted with a valve stem core made of a different material. This is required to prevent corrosion in the valve stem caused by the different metals.

Removal
  • Loosen the wheel lug nuts.
  • Raise...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Overland 5.7 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 al...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Commander AUTOMOBILES

Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Electronic Throttle Control Indicator ->
Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Commander Sport 4.7 V8 FLEX

When the ignition is turned On, the lamp will light for approximately 6-12 seconds as a bulb inspection. If the lamp is illuminated with the engine running, the vehicle is usually drivable but the electronic throttle system must be diagnosed and servic...

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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 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 procedu...

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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+.

Middle Body Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Overland 5.7 V8 GASMiddle Body Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Overland 5.7 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Occupant Restraint Controller Module
  • Splice S308
  • Splice S306
  • Connector C1
  • Connector C2
  • Left and Rear Underbody Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Overland 5.7 V8 GASLeft and Rear Underbody Diagram for 2008 Jeep Commander Overland 5.7 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Right Tail/Stop/Turn Lamp
  • Left Tail/Stop/Turn Lamp
  • Connector C314
  • EVAP System Monitor Switch
  • Right Rear Tire Pressure Transponder
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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 4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Radiator Fan Motor Assembly
  • Radiator Low Fan Relay
  • Integrated Power Module
  • Front Control Module
  • Radiator High Fan Relay
  • 2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 FLEX Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Commander Limited 4.7 V8 FLEX Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Junction Block
  • Integrated Power Module
  • Passenger Airbag Squib
  • Driver Airbag Squib 1
  • Driver Airbag Squib 2
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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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