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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

    Power Brake Units -> Power Brake Unit Service -> Caravan & Town & Country -> Commander, Compass, Nitro & Partriot -> Dakota & Durango -> Full Size Pickup -> Grand Cherokee -> Hydraulic Booster -> Installation -> Liberty -> Pacifica -> PT Cruiser -> Removal -> Replacement -> Sprinter -> Vacuum Booster -> Wrangler
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.4 L4 GAS

    The only serviceable power brake booster components are the vacuum hose and the check valve. The power brake booster must be serviced as an assembly. If diagnosis indicates a power brake booster fault condition, the unit must be replaced as an assembly.

    Replacement

    Caravan & Town & Country
    • With engine stopped, pump brake pedal four or five times to deplete power booster vacuum.
    • Disconnect both battery cables, then remove battery thermo guard and battery from tray.
    • Remove air inlet resonator and hoses as an assembly from throttle body and air cleaner housing.
    • Remove coolant fi...

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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 2.4 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

    Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Identification -> Intermittent & Poor Connections -> Intermittents -> Low Pressure -> Poor Connections -> System Fault -> TPMS Check
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS

    Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

    Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to DLC (Data Link Connector) and follow manufacturer's instructions.

    Diagnostic Trouble Code Identification

    Refer to Fig. for diagnostic trouble code identification.

    Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

    Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to DLC (Data Link Connector), and follow manufacturer's instructions.

    TPMS Check

    When diagnosing a TPMS problem, first check the TPMS indicator lamp with ignition switch in the On position. From the Off position, turn the ignition key to On and check the TPMS indicator la...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove right front wheel.
    • Remove underbody air dam.
    • Remove accessory drive splash shield.
    • Remove accessory drive belt.
    • Remove accessory drive idler pulley.
    • Loosen lower alternator mounting bolt.
    • Loosen air conditioning compressor and move aside.
    • Unplug field circuit from alternator.
    • Remove B+ terminal nut and terminal.
    • Remove alternator ...

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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 2.4 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 -> Air Bag Indicator Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS

    The air bag indicator lamp lights for 6-8 seconds each time the ignition is turned On. The lamp indicates a system self-test is being performed by the air bag co...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Jeep Compass AUTOMOBILES

    Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
    Vehicle: 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 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 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+.

    Right Rear Underbody Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.4 L4 GASRight Rear Underbody Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.4 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Pump Module
  • Connector C2
  • Right Rear Tire Pressure Transponder
  • Electronically Controlled Clutch Solenoid
  • Differential Vent Jumper
  • Instrument Panel Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GASInstrument Panel Diagram for 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Occupant Restraint Controller Module
  • Splice S301
  • Splice S302
  • Connector C1
  • Connector C2
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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:
  • Ignition Switch
  • Cluster
  • Remote Entry Sentry Key Module
  • 2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Jeep Compass Sport 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Horn
  • Horn Switch
  • Cluster
  • Electronics
  • Steering Control Module
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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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