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2008 Jeep Compass 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 Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Disc Brakes -> Troubleshooting -> Brake Chatter -> Brake Drag -> Brake Fade -> Brake Pull -> Brake Squeal Or Squeak -> Hard Pedal Or High Pedal Effort -> Low Pedal -> Pedal Falls Away -> Pedal Pulsation -> Rear Brake Grab Or Pull -> Spongy Pedal
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS

    Pedal Falls Away

    • System leak at brake line, fitting, hose or caliper/wheel cylinder.
    • Internal leakage in master cylinder caused by worn or damaged piston cups.
    • Internal leak in ABS or RWAL system.

    Low Pedal

    • Worn brake linings.
    • Worn drums or rotors.
    • Rear brakes out of adjustment.

    Spongy Pedal

    • Air in hydraulic system.
    • Thin brake drums.
    • Substandard brake lines and hoses.

    Hard Pedal Or High Pedal Effort

    • Linings that are water soaked, contaminated or glazed.
    • Faulty power booster or check valve.

    Pedal Pulsation

    • Disc brake rotors have excessive lateral runout or thickness variation.
    • Out of round brake ...

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

    DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 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 Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Relearn Procedures
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 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 Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 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 bolts and throttle body.
    • Push starter under intake manifold.
    • Tip starter nose toward cooling module.
    • Pull ...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> Chrysler LLC -> 2007-09 Compass & Patriot
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS

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

    • Open the glove compartment.
    • 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 using a twisting motion, 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 housing, Fig. .
    • Install the cabin air filter el...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Chrysler LLC Trucks -> Traction Control System Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Limited 2.4 L4 GAS

    This lamp should light for a approximately 6-8 seconds when the ignition is turned On as a bulb check. If the warni...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Limited 2.4 L4 GAS

    • Drain engine coolant into suitable container.
    • Remove radiator core support.
    • Disconnect upper radiator hose from radiator.
    • Remove wiring harness bracket.
    • Disconnect radiator fan electrical connector.
    • Remove radiator fan mounting screws.
    • Detach radiator fan assembly from retaining clips.
    • Remove ra...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS

    • Rotate belt tensioner counterclockwise, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from ...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

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

    Liftgate Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Limited 2.4 L4 GASLiftgate Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Limited 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • License Lamp
  • High Mounted Stop Lamp
  • Electric Heated Backlite
  • Connector C310
  • Connector C311
  • Interior Lighting System Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GASInterior Lighting System Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Cargo Lamp
  • Rear Dome Lamp
  • Front Dome Lamp
  • Front Reading Lamp
  • Cargo Lamp with Flash Light
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

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

    2008 Jeep Compass North Edition 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Compass North Edition 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Horn
  • Right Headlamp
  • Right Front Park/Turn Lamp
  • Right Front Fog Lamp
  • Right Front Impact Sensor
  • 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Symbols
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: Flash: Full ESP Off Function
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Limited 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Brakes, Power Brakes, Traction Control
  • Electronic Devices, Computers, PROMS, Sensors
  • Document: Poor Handling and/or Strut Leaking and/or Rides Rough
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Limited 2.4 L4 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Leaks
  • Auto Systems:
  • Steering, Suspension
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

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