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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

    Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Component Replacement -> Caravan & Town & Country -> Except Caravan & Town & Country -> Master Cylinder
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS

    Master Cylinder

    Except Caravan & Town & Country
    • With engine off, pump brake pedal five times to deplete vacuum in brake booster.
    • Siphon fluid from brake reservoir.
    • On Wrangler models, remove evaporative canister.
    • On PT Cruiser models, remove air cleaner housing, then disconnect power distribution center and position aside.
    • On all models, disconnect low fluid switch electrical connector.
    • Remove brake lines from master cylinder.
    • Remove master cylinder mounting nuts.
    • On Durango models with ESP, remove inner fender well, then remove integrated power module (IPM) fasteners and move IPM ...

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

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Install -> Rear -> Remove
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.4 L4 GAS

    Front

    Remove

    Boot sealing is vital to retain special lubricants and to prevent foreign contaminants from entering CV joint. Mishandling, such as allowing assemblies to dangle unsupported, or pulling or pushing ends can cut boots or damage CV joints. During removal and installation procedures, always support both ends of halfshaft to prevent damage.

    The halfshaft, when installed, acts as a bolt and secures the front hub/bearing assembly. If vehicle is to be supported or moved on its wheels with a halfshaft removed, install a PROPER-SIZED BOLT AND NUT through front hub. Torque...

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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Description
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS

    There are two types of TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitor Systems) available, a base system and a premium system. The Base Tire Pressure Monitor System consists of Tire Pressure Sensors attached to each road wheel through the valve stem mounting hole, a central receiver module and an indicator lamp. The premium tire pressure monitor system consists of Tire Pressure Sensors attached to each road wheel through the valve stem mounting hole, a wireless control module (WCM) three wheel sensor transponders located in three of the four wheel wells, an electronic display, and an indicator lamp.

    Upo...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Limited 2.4 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 Limited 2.4 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 -> Service 4WD System Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.4 L4 GAS

    This lamp should light for a approximately 2 seconds when the ignition is turned On as a bulb check. If the warning lamp...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Limited 2.4 L4 GAS

    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 Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.4 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+.

    Left Front Engine Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Limited 2.4 L4 GASLeft Front Engine Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Limited 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor
  • Generator
  • Oxygen Sensor
  • Knock Sensor
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Body Components Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GASBody Components Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Right Side Impact Sensor 1
  • Connector C304
  • Connector C309
  • Passenger Seat Belt Tensioner Connector
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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 Sport 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Generator
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Negative Battery
  • Positive Battery
  • Totally Integrated Power Module
  • 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • RH Front Door Speaker
  • Radio Amplifier
  • RH Instrument Panel Speaker
  • Liftgate Speaker
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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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