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  • Page 1 User Guide 2013 Wrangler Includes Wrangler Unlimited...
  • Page 2 Roadside Assistance (new vehicles purchased in the U.S.) or Roadside Assistance (new vehicles purchased in Canada) in electronic format. We hope you find it useful. Replacement DVD kits may be purchased by visiting www.techauthority.com. Jeep is a registered ®...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    TABLE OF CONTENTS INTRODUCTION/WELCOME OFF-ROAD CAPABILITIES COMMAND-TRAC ® /ROCK-TRAC ® ..86 WELCOME FROM CHRYSLER GROUP LLC ....2 AXLE LOCK (TRU-LOK ®...
  • Page 4: Introduction/Welcome

    INTRODUCTION/WELCOME WELCOME FROM CHRYSLER GROUP LLC Congratulations on selecting your new Chrysler Group LLC vehicle. Be assured that it represents precision workmanship, distinctive styling, and high quality - all essen- tials that are traditional to our vehicles. Your new Chrysler Group LLC vehicle has characteristics to enhance the driver's control under some driving conditions.
  • Page 5 INTRODUCTION/WELCOME VEHICLES SOLD IN CANADA With respect to any vehicles sold in Canada, the name Chrysler Group LLC shall be deemed to be deleted and the name Chrysler Canada Inc. used in substitution therefore. WARNING! • Pedals that cannot move freely can cause loss of vehicle control and increase the risk of serious personal injury.
  • Page 6 INTRODUCTION/WELCOME Rollover Warning...
  • Page 7 If your symptoms persist, please see an authorized dealer. CHRYSLER, JEEP, MOPAR, ATF+4, COMMAND-TRAC, FREEDOM TOP, ROCK-TRAC, RUBICON, SAHARA, TRU-LOK, Uconnect and WRANGLER are registered trademarks of Chrysler Group LLC.
  • Page 8: Controls At A Glance

    CONTROLS AT A GLANCE...
  • Page 9 CONTROLS AT A GLANCE...
  • Page 10: Instrument Cluster

    CONTROLS AT A GLANCE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Warning Lights - Low Fuel Warning Light - Charging System Light** - Oil Pressure Warning Light** - Anti-Lock Brake (ABS) Light** - Air Bag Warning Light** - Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) Light - Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Light - Engine Temperature Warning Light - Seat Belt Reminder Light BRAKE...
  • Page 11 CONTROLS AT A GLANCE Indicators - Turn Signal Indicators - O/D (Overdrive) Off Indicator - High Beam Indicator - 4WD Indicator* - Front Fog Light Indicator - Sway Bar Indicator* - Front Axle Lock Indicator* - Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Off Indicator - Rear Axle Lock Indicator* - Cruise Indicator - Vehicle Security Indicator*...
  • Page 12: Getting Started

    GETTING STARTED KEY FOB Locking And Unlocking The Doors/Swing Gate • Press the LOCK button once to lock all the doors and swing gate. Press the UNLOCK button once to unlock the driver’s door only and twice within five seconds to unlock all the doors and swing gate.
  • Page 13: Theft Alarm

    GETTING STARTED WARNING! • Do not start or run an engine in a closed garage or confined area. Exhaust gas contains Carbon Monoxide (CO) which is odorless and colorless. Carbon Monoxide is poisonous and can cause you or others to be severely injured or killed when inhaled.
  • Page 14: Supplemental Restraint System (Srs) - Air Bags

    GETTING STARTED WARNING! In a collision, you and your passengers can suffer much greater injuries if you are not buckled up properly. You can strike the interior of your vehicle or other passengers, or you can be thrown out of the vehicle. Always be sure you and others in your vehicle are buckled up properly.
  • Page 15: Child Restraints

    GETTING STARTED CHILD RESTRAINTS • Children 12 years and under should ride properly buckled up in a rear seat, if available. According to crash statistics, children are safer when properly restrained in the rear seats rather than in the front. •...
  • Page 16 GETTING STARTED • The tether strap should be attached to the tether anchor on the rear of the seatback using the most direct path. For the outboard seating positions, route the tether underneath the head rest and attach the hook to the tether anchor located on the back of the seat.
  • Page 17: Front Seats

    GETTING STARTED WARNING! • In a collision, an unrestrained child, even a tiny baby, can become a projectile inside the vehicle. The force required to hold even an infant on your lap could become so great that you could not hold the child, no matter how strong you are.
  • Page 18 GETTING STARTED Driver’s and Passenger Easy Entry Seats (Two-Door) • Push the lever on the seatback rear- ward (toward the rear of the vehicle) to tilt the entire seat forward. • To return the seat to a sitting position, rotate the seatback upright until it locks.
  • Page 19: Rear Seats

    GETTING STARTED REAR SEATS Folding Rear Seat • Be sure that the front seats are fully upright and positioned forward. This will allow the rear seat to fold down easily. To Fold The Rear Seat • Lift the seatback release lever and fold the seatback forward (two-door models). •...
  • Page 20: Tilt Steering Column

    GETTING STARTED TILT STEERING COLUMN • The tilt lever is located on the steering column, below the turn signal lever. • Push down on the lever to unlock the steering column. • With one hand firmly on the steering wheel, move the steering column up or down as desired.
  • Page 21: Heated Seats

    GETTING STARTED HEATED SEATS Front Heated Seats • The controls for front heated seats are located near the bottom center of the instrument panel (below the heater/air conditioning controls). • Press the switch once to select High- level heating. Press the switch a sec- ond time to select Low-level heating.
  • Page 22: Operating Your Vehicle

    OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE ENGINE BREAK-IN RECOMMENDATIONS • A long break-in period is not required for the engine and drivetrain (transmission and axle) in your vehicle. • Drive moderately during the first 300 miles (500 km). After the initial 60 miles (100 km), speeds up to 50 or 55 mph (80 or 90 km/h) are desirable.
  • Page 23: Turn Signal/Lights Lever

    OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE TURN SIGNAL/LIGHTS LEVER Headlights/Parking Lights/Automatic Headlights • Rotate the end of the lever to the first detent for parking lights , the second detent for headlights , and the third detent for AUTO. • When set to AUTO, the system automatically turns the headlights on or off based on ambient light levels.
  • Page 24: Wiper/Washer Lever

    OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE Fog Lights • Turn on the parking lights or low beam headlights and pull out the end of the lever. Turn Signals/Lane Change Assist • Tap the lever up or down once and the turn signal (right or left) will flash three times and automatically turn off.
  • Page 25: Speed Control

    OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL • The Electronic Speed Control switches are located on the steering wheel. Cruise ON/OFF • Push the ON/OFF switch to activate the Speed Control. • The cruise symbol will appear on the instrument cluster to indicate the Speed Control is on.
  • Page 26: Manual Climate Controls

    OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE MANUAL CLIMATE CONTROLS Air Recirculation • Use recirculation for maximum A/C operation. • For window defogging, turn the recirculation button off. • Recirculation is allowed in floor mode. • Recirculation is allowed in defrost/floor (mix modes) for approximately five minutes. Heated Mirrors •...
  • Page 27: Automatic Temperature Controls (Atc)

    OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE AUTOMATIC TEMPERATURE CONTROLS (ATC) Automatic Operation • Turn the Mode and Blower Controls to the AUTO position. • Select the desired temperature by rotating the Temperature Control. • The system will maintain the set temperature automatically. Air Conditioning (A/C) •...
  • Page 28: Sunrider® And Soft Top

    OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE SUNRIDER® AND SOFT TOP 2–Door Sunrider® Down • Follow these simple steps to open the Sunrider ® feature. 1. Unclip and move the sun visors to the side. 2. Release the header latches from the loops on the windshield frame. 3.
  • Page 29 OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE 4. Grasp the header and lift the top back. Make sure the material is folded back as shown. 5. Locate the straps to secure the side bows. Wrap the straps around the bows as shown. Repeat on the other side. 6.
  • Page 30 OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE 2–Door Soft Top Down • Follow these simple steps to lower the 2–door soft top. 1. Remove the side and back windows. 2. Remove rear corner panels. 3. Release header latches from the wind- shield frame.
  • Page 31 OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE 4. Release the Sunrider ® latch (both sides). 5. Open the swing gate and lower the top. NOTE: Ensure the fabric does not overhang the sides of the vehicle. • To raise the soft top, perform the above steps in the opposite order.
  • Page 32 OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE 4–Door Sunrider® Down • Follow these simple steps to open the Sunrider ® feature. 1. Unclip and move the sun visors to the side. 2. Release the header latches from the loops on the windshield frame. 3. Grasp the front side bow behind the header, and lift the top.
  • Page 33 OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE 4. Fold the top so that the material forms a "W" as shown. Enter the vehicle and move the material into two folds. 5. Fold back the front section of the top and gently rest the header on top of the rear portion of the deck.
  • Page 34 OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE 4–Door Soft Top Down • Follow these simple steps to lower the 4–door soft top. 1. Remove the side and back windows. 2. Remove rear corner panels. 3. Release header latches from the windshield frame.
  • Page 35 OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE 4. Fold header rearward, pulling the fabric to the rear. 5. Fold the top so that the material forms a "W" as shown. Enter the vehicle and move the material into two folds. 6. Release Sunrider latch (both sides). ®...
  • Page 36 OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE 7. Open the swing gate and lower the top. NOTE: Ensure the fabric does not overhang the sides of the vehicle. • To raise the soft top, perform the above steps in the opposite order. CAUTION! • Do not run a fabric top through an automatic car wash. Window scratches and wax buildup may result.
  • Page 37: Hard Top And Freedom Top

    OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE HARD TOP AND FREEDOM TOP® Freedom Top® Removal • Follow these simple steps to remove the front panels. 1. Fold down the sun visor, and move it to the side. 2. Turn the rear fasteners (knobs) (located on the overhead speaker bar assembly) counterclockwise until they can be removed.
  • Page 38 OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE 4. Turn the rear L-shaped lock (located above the shoulder belt anchorage). 5. Unlatch the header panel latch lo- cated at the top of the windshield. 6. Remove the left-hand panel. • To remove the right panel, follow the steps above except for Step 3.
  • Page 39 OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE 6. Locate and disconnect the wire harness on the left rear inside corner of the vehicle. 7. Remove the washer hose (next to the wire harness) by pinching the grips on hose connector and pull downward. 8. Close the swing gate. 9.
  • Page 40: Dual Top - If Equipped

    OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE DUAL TOP — IF EQUIPPED • If your vehicle is equipped with a Dual Top, you must remove one of the tops from the vehicle. • 2 Door - If the soft top is removed, the pivot brackets must also be removed from the sport bar.
  • Page 41: Wind Buffeting

    OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE WIND BUFFETING • Wind buffeting can be described as a helicopter-type percussion sound. If buffeting occurs with the rear windows open, adjust the front and rear windows together.
  • Page 42: Electronics

    ELECTRONICS YOUR VEHICLE'S SOUND SYSTEM...
  • Page 43 ELECTRONICS...
  • Page 44: Uconnect ® 130

    ELECTRONICS Uconnect® 130 NOTE: Your radio has many features that add to the comfort and convenience of you and your passengers. Some of these radio features should not be used when driving because they take your eyes from the road or your attention from driving. Clock Setting •...
  • Page 45 ELECTRONICS Radio Operation Seek Up/Down Buttons • Press to seek through radio stations in AM or FM bands. • Hold either button to bypass stations without stopping. Store Radio Presets • Press the “SET/RND” button once and SET 1 will show in the display. Then select button (1–6).
  • Page 46: Uconnect

    ELECTRONICS Uconnect® 130 WITH SiriusXM™ SATELLITE RADIO NOTE: • Your radio may not be equipped with the Uconnect ® Voice Command and Uconnect ® Phone features. To determine if your radio has these features, press the Voice Command button on the radio. You will hear a voice prompt if you have the feature, or see a message on the radio stating “Uconnect Phone not available”...
  • Page 47 ELECTRONICS Radio Operation Seek Up/Down Buttons • Press to seek through radio stations in AM, FM, or SAT bands. • Hold either button to bypass stations without stopping. Store Radio Presets • Press the “SET/RND” button once and SET 1 will show in the display. Then select button (1–6).
  • Page 48 ELECTRONICS LIST Button • Press the “LIST” button to bring up a list of all folders on the CD. Scroll up or down the list by turning the “TUNE/SCROLL” control knob. • To select a folder from the list, press the “TUNE/SCROLL” control knob and the radio will begin playing the files contained in that folder.
  • Page 49: Uconnect ® 230

    ELECTRONICS Uconnect® 230 NOTE: • Your radio may not be equipped with the Uconnect ® Voice Command and Uconnect ® Phone features. To determine if your radio has these features, press the Voice Command button on the radio. You will hear a voice prompt if you have the feature, or see a message on the radio stating “Uconnect Phone not available”...
  • Page 50 ELECTRONICS Radio Operation Seek Up/Down Buttons • Press to seek through radio stations in AM, FM, or SAT bands. • Hold either button to bypass stations without stopping. Store Radio Presets • Press the “SET” button once and SET 1 will show in the display. Then select button (1–6).
  • Page 51 ELECTRONICS How To Load Multiple CDs/DVDs • Press the “LOAD” button and then press the button with the corresponding number (1–6) where the CD is being loaded. The radio will display PLEASE WAIT and prompt when to INSERT DISC. • After the radio displays INSERT DISC, insert the CD into the player. The radio display will show LOADING DISC when the disc is loading and “READING DISC”...
  • Page 52: Uconnect® 430/430N

    ELECTRONICS Uconnect® 430/430N NOTE: • Your radio may not be equipped with the Uconnect ® Voice Command and Uconnect ® Phone features. To determine if your radio has these features, press the Voice Command button on the radio. You will hear a voice prompt if you have the feature, or see a message on the radio stating “Uconnect Phone not available”...
  • Page 53 ELECTRONICS Menu • Press the “MENU” hard-key to access the System Setup menu and the My Files menu. • Press the “MENU” hard-key in an active mode (SAT, CD, AUX, etc.) in order to change mode specific settings. Equalizer, Balance And Fade Audio Control Menu •...
  • Page 54 ELECTRONICS Radio Operation • To access Radio Mode, touch the “RADIO” hard-key on the left side of the faceplate, then touch the “AM,” “FM” or “SAT” soft-key at the top of the screen to select the band. Seek Up/Seek Down •...
  • Page 55 ELECTRONICS CD/DVD Disc Operation • Press the “MEDIA” hard key to display the media source tabs at the top of the screen. Select the source by touching the “HDD,” “DISC,” or “AUX” media source soft-key tab. NOTE: Your Touch-Screen Radio will usually automatically switch to the appropriate mode when something is first connected or inserted into the system.
  • Page 56 ELECTRONICS Audio Jack Operation • The Audio Jack allows a portable device, such as an MP3 player or an iPod ® , to be plugged into the radio and utilize the vehicle’s audio system, using a 3.5 mm audio cable, to amplify the source and play through the vehicle speakers. •...
  • Page 57 ELECTRONICS Copying Music From USB • The USB port on the radio face plate allows you to copy files to your hard drive. To access, lift up on the cover. • Insert a USB device (e.g. thumb drive or memory stick), then select “MY MUSIC soft-key.”...
  • Page 58 ELECTRONICS Playing Music From The HDD • Press the “MEDIA” hard key to display the media source tabs at the top of the screen. Touch the “HDD” soft-key tab. Touch the desired track soft-key to play or touch the “SEARCH/BROWSE” soft-key to search by artist, by album, by song, by genre, from a folder, or from Favorites.
  • Page 59 ELECTRONICS Changing the Navigation Voice Prompt Volume 1. Program a destination. 2. While traveling on your route, touch the upper left area of the map screen where your next turn is displayed. 3. The Navigation system will then repeat the distance to your next turn. 4.
  • Page 60 ELECTRONICS Setting Your Home Location • From the main Navigation menu, touch “Where To?,” then touch “Go Home.” • You may enter your address directly, use your current location as your home address, or choose from recently found locations. Edit Home Location •...
  • Page 61 ELECTRONICS • Touch “Where To?,” then search for the additional stop. Then select the Via Point you wish to add from the given search results. • Touch “Go,” then touch “Add to Current Route.” Taking A Detour • To take a detour you must be navigating a route. •...
  • Page 62: Uconnect ® 730N

    ELECTRONICS Uconnect® 730N NOTE: Your radio has many features that add to the comfort and convenience of you and your passengers. Some of these radio features should not be used when driving because they take your eyes from the road or your attention from driving. Clock Setting •...
  • Page 63 ELECTRONICS Equalizer, Balance And Fade Audio Control Menu • Press the “MENU” hard-key on the right side of the radio. Then press the “Audio Control” soft-key to get to the audio control menu. • Use either the arrow soft-keys or the cross-hair on the screen to change Bal- ance and Fade.
  • Page 64 ELECTRONICS Radio Operation • To access Radio Mode, touch the “RADIO/MEDIA” hard-key on the left side of the faceplate repeatedly until AM/FM/SAT appears at the top of the screen, then touch the “AM,” “FM” or “SAT” soft-key to select the band. Seek Up/Seek Down •...
  • Page 65 ELECTRONICS CD/DVD Disc Operation • Press the “RADIO/MEDIA” hard key until the media source tabs are displayed at the top of the screen. Select the source by touching the “HDD,” “DISC,” or “AUX” media source soft-key tab. NOTE: Your Touch-Screen Radio will usually automatically switch to the appropriate mode when something is first connected or inserted into the system.
  • Page 66 ELECTRONICS • Pressing the “RADIO/MEDIA” hard-key and then the “AUX” soft-key to change the mode to auxiliary device if the Audio Jack is connected, allowing the music from your portable device to play through the vehicle's speakers. • The functions of the portable device are controlled using the device itself, not the buttons on the radio.
  • Page 67 ELECTRONICS Copying Music From USB • The USB port on the radio face plate allows you to copy files to your hard drive. To access, lift up on the cover. • Insert a USB device (e.g. thumb drive or memory stick), then select “MY FILES”. •...
  • Page 68 ELECTRONICS Display A Picture On The Radio Screen • Once the import is complete, the pictures will then be available in the “MY PICTURES” screen. • Press the “MENU” hard-key to access the Settings Menu, then touch the “My Files” soft-key and then touch the “My Pictures”...
  • Page 69 ELECTRONICS NAVIGATION • Your navigation system receives GPS signals from up to 16 satellites to dis- play the position of your vehicle. Map and database information is supplied through a hard disk drive. • Touch the “NAV” hard-key on the radio face plate to access the Navigation system and the NAV –...
  • Page 70 ELECTRONICS Main Navigation Menu Finding Points Of Interest • From the NAV main menu, touch the “Points of Interest” soft-key. • Select a Category and then a subcategory, if necessary. • Select your destination and touch “GO.” Finding A Place By Entering The Street Address •...
  • Page 71 ELECTRONICS Entering Your Home Location • Press the “NAV” hard-key on the right side of the radio. • From the Nav – Main Menu, touch “Guide Me Home” to enter your home address. If no home address has been set, touch “YES” to access the Enter Home Address menu.
  • Page 72 ELECTRONICS Route Guidance • After starting route guidance, the system calculates the route and announces: “Follow the arrows on the display.” You will receive navigation recommendations by voice messages and screen displays. Route Options • After pressing the “OPTIONS” soft-key in the Route Guidance Menu, the following information is displayed: •...
  • Page 73: Siriusxm™ Satellite Radio/Travel Link

    ELECTRONICS SiriusXM™ SATELLITE RADIO/TRAVEL LINK • SiriusXM™ Travel Link requires a subscription, sold separately after the 1 year trial subscription included with your vehicle purchase. • SiriusXM™ Travel Link is only available in the United States. • The following describes features that are available when in SiriusXM™ Satellite Radio mode.
  • Page 74 ELECTRONICS • You will see a favorite star indicator in the upper right side of the screen below the SAT soft-key and a pop up will alert you that a favorite song or artist is currently playing on one of the SiriusXM™ satellite radio channels. NOTE: Refer to your Uconnect ®...
  • Page 75 ELECTRONICS • The time displayed below the bar indicates how much time is present between the current buffer play position and the live broadcast. Replay Option Option Description Play/Pause Touch to Pause content playback. Touch Pause/Play again to resume playback. Rewind/RW Rewinds the channel content in steps of 5 seconds.
  • Page 76 ELECTRONICS SiriusXM™ Travel Link (Uconnect® 730N & Uconnect® 430N Only) NOTE: • SiriusXM™ Travel Link requires a subscription, sold separately after the 1 year trial subscription included with your vehicle purchase. • SiriusXM™ Travel Link is only available in the United States. •...
  • Page 77: Steering Wheel Audio Controls

    ELECTRONICS STEERING WHEEL AUDIO CONTROLS • The steering wheel audio controls are located on the rear surface of the steer- ing wheel. Right Switch • Press the switch up or down to increase or decrease the volume. • Press the button in the center to change modes AM/FM/CD/SAT.
  • Page 78: Uconnect® Phone

    ELECTRONICS NOTE: The USB port supports certain Mini, Classic, Nano, Touch, and iPhone ® devices. The USB port also supports playing music from compatible external USB Mass Storage Class memory devices. For supported audio file formats, refer to the USB Port section in the Owner's Manual on the DVD.
  • Page 79 ELECTRONICS • Press the “Phone” button to begin. • Wait for the “ready” prompt and BEEP. • (After the BEEP), say ”setup” or “Uconnect device setup”. • (After the BEEP), say “device pairing”. • (After the BEEP), say “pair a device”. •...
  • Page 80 ELECTRONICS NOTE: The mobile phone may require authorization prior to download. • A maximum of 1000 entries per phone will be downloaded and updated every time a phone is connected to the Uconnect Phone. ® • Depending on the maximum number of entries downloaded, there may be a short delay before the latest downloaded names can be used.
  • Page 81: Uconnect® Voice Command

    ELECTRONICS WARNING! • Any voice commanded system should be used only in safe driving conditions following applicable laws regarding phone use. Your attention should be focused on the safely operating the vehicle. Failure to do so may result in a collision causing you and others to be severely injured or killed.
  • Page 82 ELECTRONICS Common Voice Commands (Examples) Main Menu “Radio AM” (to switch to the AM radio mode) “Radio FM” (to switch to the FM radio mode) “Satellite Radio” (to switch to the Satellite radio mode) “Disc” (to switch to the disc mode) “USB”...
  • Page 83 ELECTRONICS Memo Mode To switch to the voice recorder mode, say “Memo”. The following are common voice commands for this mode: “New Memo” (to record a new memo) — During the recording, you may press the Voice Command button to stop recording.
  • Page 84: Bluetooth® Streaming Audio

    ELECTRONICS Bluetooth® STREAMING AUDIO • If equipped with Uconnect Voice Com- ® mand, your Bluetooth-equipped iPod ® devices, cell phones or other media players, may also be able to stream music to your vehicle's speakers. Your connected device must be Bluetooth- compatible, and paired with your radio (see Uconnect ®...
  • Page 85: Programmable Features

    ELECTRONICS • The ECO message will appear in your EVIC display whenever you are driving in a fuel efficient manner. • This feature allows you to monitor when you are driving in a fuel efficient manner, and it can be used to modify driving habits in order to increase fuel economy. PROGRAMMABLE FEATURES Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC) •...
  • Page 86: Power Inverter

    ELECTRONICS POWER INVERTER • A 115 Volt, 150 Watt AC power inverter is located on the front of the center console. • This outlet can power cellular phones, electronics and other low power de- vices requiring power up to 150 Watts. •...
  • Page 87: Power Outlets

    ELECTRONICS POWER OUTLETS • There are three possible 12–Volt Power Outlets in this vehicle. • The front power outlet, located in the lower portion of the instrument panel, is powered when the key is in the ON or ACC position. •...
  • Page 88: Off-Road Capabilities

    OFF-ROAD CAPABILITIES COMMAND-TRAC®/ROCK-TRAC® • The transfer case provides four mode positions: 2H (Two-wheel drive high range), 4H (Four-wheel drive high range), N (Neutral), and 4L (Four- wheel drive low range). • The transfer case is intended to be driven in the 2H position for normal street and highway conditions such as hard-surfaced roads.
  • Page 89: Axle Lock (Tru-Lok®) Rubicon Only

    OFF-ROAD CAPABILITIES AXLE LOCK (TRU-LOK®) RUBICON ONLY • The AXLE LOCK switch is located on the instrument panel (to the left of the steering column). • This feature will only activate when the following conditions are met: • Key in Run Position, vehicle in 4L (Low) range. •...
  • Page 90: Utility

    UTILITY...
  • Page 91 UTILITY...
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  • Page 93: Recreational Towing (Behind Motorhome, Etc.)

    UTILITY Recreational Towing – Four-Wheel Drive Models NOTE: The transfer case must be shifted into NEUTRAL (N), automatic transmission must be shifted into PARK, and manual transmission must be placed in gear (NOT in NEUTRAL) for recreational towing. Shifting Into NEUTRAL (N) Use the following procedure to prepare your vehicle for recreational towing.
  • Page 94 UTILITY 7. Shift the transfer case lever to the desired position. NOTE: When shifting out of transfer case NEUTRAL (N), turning the engine OFF may be required to avoid gear clash. 8. Shift the automatic transmission into PARK, or place manual transmission in Neutral.
  • Page 95 UTILITY WARNING! You or others could be injured if you leave the vehicle unattended with the transfer case in the N (NEUTRAL) position without first fully engaging the parking brake. The transfer case N (NEUTRAL) position disengages both the front and rear driveshafts from the powertrain and will allow the vehicle to move, even if the transmission is in PARK.
  • Page 96: What To Do In Emergencies

    WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE • Dial toll-free 1-800-521-2779 for U.S. Residents or 1-800-363-4869 for Canadian Residents. • Provide your name, vehicle identification number, license plate number, and your location, including the telephone number from which you are calling. •...
  • Page 97 WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES • IF THE LIGHT STARTS FLASHING INDICATING A LOW TIRE PRESSURE, ADJUST THE AIR PRESSURE IN THE LOW TIRE TO THE AIR PRESSURE SHOWN ON THE VEHICLE PLACARD OR TIRE INFLATION PRESSURE LABEL LOCATED ON THE DRIVER'S DOOR. NOTE: AFTER INFLATION, THE VEHICLE MAY NEED TO BE DRIVEN FOR 20 MINUTES BEFORE THE FLASHING LIGHT WILL TURN OFF.
  • Page 98 WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES - Engine Temperature Warning Light • This light warns of an overheated engine condition. • If the light turns on and a warning chime sounds while driving, safely pull over and stop the vehicle. If the A/C system is on, turn it off. Also, shift the transmission into NEUTRAL and idle the vehicle.
  • Page 99 WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES - Charging System Light • This light shows the status of the electrical charging system. If the charging system light remains on, it means that the vehicle is experiencing a problem with the charging system. •...
  • Page 100: If Your Engine Overheats

    WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES Oil Change EVIC Indicator Message • If an “oil change” message (shown as "Change Oil Soon" and "Oil Change Needed") appears and a single chime sounds, it is time for your next required oil change. Resetting The Light After Servicing •...
  • Page 101: Jacking And Tire Changing

    WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES • You can also turn the temperature control to maximum heat, the mode control to floor and the blower control to high. This allows the heater core to act as a supplement to the radiator and aids in removing heat from the engine cooling system. CAUTION! Driving with a hot cooling system could damage your vehicle.
  • Page 102 WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES Preparations For Jacking 1. Park on a firm, level surface. Avoid ice or slippery areas. 2. Turn on the Hazard Warning flasher. 3. Set the parking brake. 4. Shift the automatic transmission into PARK, or a manual transmission into REVERSE.
  • Page 103 WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES 4. Operate the jack from the front or the rear of the vehicle. Place the jack under the axle tube, as shown. Do not raise the vehicle until you are sure the jack is fully engaged.
  • Page 104 WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES Road Tire Installation 1. Mount the road tire on the axle. 2. Install the remaining lug nuts with the cone shaped end of the nut toward the wheel. Lightly tighten the lug nuts. 3. Lower the vehicle to the ground by turning the jack handle counterclockwise. 4.
  • Page 105 WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES WARNING! • Do not attempt to change a tire on the side of the vehicle close to moving traffic. Pull far enough off the road to avoid the danger of being hit when operating the jack or changing the wheel. •...
  • Page 106: Jump-Starting

    WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES JUMP-STARTING • If your vehicle has a discharged battery it can be jump-started using a set of jumper cables and a battery in another vehicle or by using a portable battery booster pack. • Jump-starting can be dangerous if done improperly so please follow the proce- dures in this section carefully.
  • Page 107 WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES • Disconnect the opposite end of the positive (+) jumper cable from the positive (+) post of the booster battery. • Disconnect the positive (+) end of the jumper cable from the positive (+) post of the discharged vehicle.
  • Page 108: Emergency Tow Hooks

    WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES EMERGENCY TOW HOOKS • If your vehicle is equipped with tow hooks, they are mounted in the front and the rear. NOTE: For off-road recovery, it is recommended to use both of the front tow hooks to minimize the risk of damage to the vehicle.
  • Page 109: Towing A Disabled Vehicle

    WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES TOWING A DISABLED VEHICLE • The manufacturer requires towing your vehicle with all four wheels OFF the ground using a flatbed. CAUTION! Towing this vehicle using any other method could result in extensive damage to the transfer case and/or transmission.
  • Page 110: Event Data Recorder (Edr)

    WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES EVENT DATA RECORDER (EDR) • This vehicle is equipped with an Event Data Recorder (EDR). The main purpose of an EDR is to record, in certain crash or near crash-like situations, such as an air bag deployment or hitting a road obstacle, data that will assist in understanding how a vehicle’s systems performed.
  • Page 111: Maintaining Your Vehicle

    MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE OPENING THE HOOD • Release the two hood latches located on the left and right side of the hood. • Raise the hood and locate the safety latch, in the middle of the hood opening. • Push the latch to the left side of the vehicle, to open the hood.
  • Page 112: Engine Compartment

    MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE...
  • Page 113: Fluids And Capacities

    MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE FLUIDS AND CAPACITIES Component Fluid, Lubricant, or Capacities Genuine Part Engine Coolant– We recommend you use 10.5 Quarts (9.9 Liters) 3.6L Engine MOPAR ® Antifreeze/ Includes coolant recovery Coolant 10 Year/150,000 bottle filled to MAX level. Mile Formula OAT (Organic Additive Technology).
  • Page 114 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE Component Fluid, Lubricant, or Capacities Genuine Part 226 RBI (Model 44) - Axle differential (rear) We recommend you use MOPAR ® Gear & Axle Lubricant (SAE 80W-90) (API GL-5). For trailer towing,We recommend — you use MOPAR ®...
  • Page 115: Maintenance Schedule

    MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE Your vehicle is equipped with an automatic oil change indicator system. The oil change indicator system will remind you that it is time to take your vehicle in for scheduled maintenance. Based on engine operation conditions, the oil change indicator message will illuminate.
  • Page 116 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE Required Maintenance Intervals. Refer to the maintenance schedules on the following page for the required mainte- nance intervals. At Every Oil Change Interval As Indicated By Oil Change Indicator System: • Change oil and filter • Rotate the tires. Rotate at the first sign of irregular wear, even if it occurs before the oil indicator system turns on.
  • Page 117 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE 150,000 240,000 140,000 224,000 130,000 208,000 120,000 192,000 110,000 176,000 100,000 160,000 90,000 144,000 80,000 128,000 70,000 112,000 60,000 96,000 50,000 80,000 40,000 64,000 30,000 48,000 20,000 32,000...
  • Page 118 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE 150,000 240,000 140,000 224,000 130,000 208,000 120,000 192,000 110,000 176,000 100,000 160,000 90,000 144,000 80,000 128,000 70,000 112,000 60,000 96,000 50,000 80,000 40,000 64,000 30,000 48,000 20,000 32,000...
  • Page 119 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE 150,000 240,000 140,000 224,000 130,000 208,000 120,000 192,000 110,000 176,000 100,000 160,000 90,000 144,000 80,000 128,000 70,000 112,000 60,000 96,000 50,000 80,000 40,000 64,000 30,000 48,000 20,000 32,000...
  • Page 120: Maintenance Record

    MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE MAINTENANCE RECORD Odometer Date Signature, Authorized Service Center 20,000 Miles (32,000 km) or 2 Years 30,000 Miles (48,000 km) or 3 Years 40,000 Miles (64,000 km) or 4 Years 50,000 Miles (80,000 km) or 5 Years 60,000 Miles (96,000 km) or 6 Years 70,000 Miles...
  • Page 121: Fuses

    MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE FUSES Integrated Power Module (fuses)
  • Page 122 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE • The Integrated Power Module is located in the engine compartment near the battery. This center contains cartridge fuses, mini-fuses and relays. Cavity Cartridge Fuse Mini Fuse Description — — 30 Amp Pink Transfer Case Module — —...
  • Page 123 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE Cavity Cartridge Fuse Mini Fuse Description 15 Amp Blue Ignition Off Draw — Vehicle Enter- tainment System (IOD-VES), Satellite Digital Audio Receiver (SDARS), DVD, Hands-Free Module (HFM), RADIO, Antenna (ANT), Universal Garage Door Opener (UGDO), Vanity Lamp (VANITY LP) 10 Amp Red (Ignition Off Draw) IOD-HVAC/ATC,...
  • Page 124 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE Cavity Cartridge Fuse Mini Fuse Description Power Window Switch/Driver Window 10 Amp Red Switch 10 Amp Red Ignition Switch Feed, Wireless Module 10 Amp Red PCM Feed/TCM 10 Amp Red Powertrain Wiper Motor Frt, J1962 Diagnostic 15 Amp Blue Feed 20 Amp Yellow Backup Lamps (B/U LAMPS)
  • Page 125: Tire Pressures

    MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE TIRE PRESSURES • Check the inflation pressure of each tire, including the spare tire, at least monthly and inflate to the recommended pressure for your vehicle. • The tire pressures recommended for your vehicle are found on the “Tire and Loading Information”...
  • Page 126: Wheel And Wheel Trim Care

    MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE WARNING! • Overloading of your tires is dangerous. Overloading can cause tire failure, affect vehicle handling, and increase your stopping distance. Use tires of the recom- mended load capacity for your vehicle. Never overload them. • Improperly inflated tires are dangerous and can cause collisions. Under-inflation is the leading cause of tire failure and may result in severe cracking, component separation, or “blow out”.
  • Page 127: Consumer Assistance

    CONSUMER ASSISTANCE CHRYSLER GROUP LLC CUSTOMER CENTER P.O. Box 21–8004 Auburn Hills, MI 48321–8004 Phone: 1–877–426–5337 CHRYSLER CANADA INC. CUSTOMER CENTER P.O. Box 1621 Windsor, Ontario N9A 4H6 Phone: 1–800–465–2001 (English) Phone: 1–800–387–9983 (French) ASSISTANCE FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED • To assist customers who have hearing difficulties, the manufacturer has installed special TDD (Telecommunication Devices for the Deaf) equipment at its customer center.
  • Page 128: Reporting Safety Defects In The 50 United States And Washington, D.c

    • A street address is required when ordering manuals (no P.O. Boxes). • The Owner's Manual and User Guide electronic files are also available on the Chrysler, Jeep, Ram Truck and Dodge websites. • Click on the "For Owners" tab, select "Owner/Service Manuals", then select your desired model year and vehicle from the drop down lists.
  • Page 129: Mopar Accessories

    • For the full line of Authentic Jeep Accessories by Mopar, visit your local Jeep dealership or online at mopar.com.
  • Page 130: Index

    INDEX Airbag ....12 Engine Air Conditioning ... .25 Break-In Recommendations . . .20 Antifreeze (Engine Coolant) .
  • Page 131 INDEX Jack Operation ..99, 100 Rain Sensitive Wiper System ..22 Jump Starting ... . .104 Rear Seat, Folding ...17 Recreational Towing .
  • Page 132 INDEX Tow Hooks, Emergency ..106 Voice Prompt Volume Towing ....88 Navigation ...57, 67 Disabled Vehicle .
  • Page 133: Faq (How To?)

    FAQ (How To?) FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS GETTING STARTED • How do I install my LATCH Equipped Child Seat? pg. 13 • How do I adjust the height of my Front Seat? pg. 15 OPERATING YOUR VEHICLE • How do I operate my Soft Top? pg. 26 •...
  • Page 134 • How do I shift into different four-wheel drive selections? pg. 86 UTILITY • How do I know how much I can tow with my Jeep Wrangler? pg. 88 WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES • What do I do if my TPMS warning light is blinking? pg. 94 •...
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  • Page 139: Driving And Alcohol

    This guide has been prepared to help you get quickly acquainted with your new Jeep and to provide a convenient reference source for common questions. However, it is not a substitute for your Owner’s Manual. For complete operational instructions, maintenance procedures and important safety messages, please consult your Owner’s...
  • Page 140 Jeep.com Download a free Vehicle Information by visiting your application store, Keyword (Jeep Vehicle Info), or scanning the Microsoft Tag. To put Microsoft Tags to work for you, use your Get the free mobile app for your phone mobile phone’s browser or App store to download a http://gettag.mobi...