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VEHICLES SOLD IN CANADA With respect to any Vehicles Sold in Canada, the name This manual illustrates and describes the operation of fea- Chrysler Group LLC shall be deemed to be deleted and the tures and equipment that are either standard or optional on name Chrysler Canada Inc.
4 INTRODUCTION INTRODUCTION Before you start to drive this vehicle, read the Owner’s Manual. Be sure you are familiar with all vehicle controls, Congratulations on selecting your new Chrysler Group particularly those used for braking, steering, transmis- LLC vehicle. Be assured that it represents precision sion, and transfer case shifting.
INTRODUCTION 5 This Owner’s Manual has been prepared with the assis- ROLLOVER WARNING tance of service and engineering specialists to acquaint Utility vehicles have a significantly higher rollover rate you with the operation and maintenance of your vehicle. than other types of vehicles. This vehicle has a higher It is supplemented by Warranty Information, and various ground clearance and a higher center of gravity than customer-oriented documents.
6 INTRODUCTION HOW TO USE THIS MANUAL Consult the Table of Contents to determine which section contains the information you desire. Since the specification of your vehicle depends on the items of equipment ordered, certain descriptions and illustrations may differ from your vehicle’s equipment. The detailed index at the back of this Owner’s Manual contains a complete listing of all subjects.
8 INTRODUCTION WARNINGS AND CAUTIONS This Owners Manual contains WARNINGS against oper- ating procedures that could result in a collision or bodily injury. It also contains CAUTIONS against procedures that could result in damage to your vehicle. If you do not read this entire Owners Manual, you may miss important information.
INTRODUCTION 9 VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS/ALTERATIONS WARNING! Any modifications or alterations to this vehicle could seriously affect its roadworthiness and safety and may lead to a collision resulting in serious injury or death.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE CONTENTS A WORD ABOUT YOUR KEYS ... . .15 SENTRY KEY® ......18 ▫...
12 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE ILLUMINATED ENTRY — IF EQUIPPED ..23 REMOTE STARTING SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED ......29 REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY (RKE) —...
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 13 ▫ Child-Protection Door Lock System — Rear ▫ Automatic Locking Retractor Mode (ALR) — If Doors.......42 Equipped .
14 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE ▫ Safety Checks You Should Make Inside The ENGINE BREAK-IN RECOMMENDATIONS ..99 Vehicle ......101 SAFETY TIPS .
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 15 A WORD ABOUT YOUR KEYS The keys for your new vehicle are enclosed in a plastic bag with the key code number on it. If you received your keys without the bag, ask your authorized dealer to give you the number.
16 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE WARNING! WARNING! (Continued) • Do not leave children or animals inside parked • Before exiting a vehicle, always apply the parking vehicles in hot weather. Interior heat build-up may brake, shift the transmission into PARK, and re- cause serious injury or death.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 17 STEERING WHEEL LOCK — IF EQUIPPED To Release The Steering Wheel Lock Your vehicle may be equipped with a passive steering Insert the key in the ignition, and turn the wheel slightly wheel lock.
18 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE SENTRY KEY® During normal operation, after turning on the ignition switch, the Vehicle Security Light will turn on for three The Sentry Key® Immobilizer System prevents unau- seconds for a bulb check. If the light remains on after the thorized vehicle operation by disabling the engine.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 19 CAUTION! CAUTION! Always remove the Sentry Keys® from the vehicle and The Sentry Key® Immobilizer system is not compat- lock all doors when leaving the vehicle unattended. ible with some after-market remote starting systems. Use of these systems may result in vehicle starting At the time of purchase, the original owner is provided problems and loss of security protection.
20 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Customer Key Programming 4. Insert a blank Sentry Key® into the ignition switch. Turn the ignition switch to the ON/RUN position If you have two valid Sentry Keys®, you can program within 60 seconds. After 10 seconds, a single chime new Sentry Keys®...
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 21 General Information minutes. If the disturbance is still present (driver’s door, passenger door, other doors, ignition) after three minutes, The Sentry Key® system complies with FCC rules Part 15 the headlights, park lamps and/or turn signals will flash and with RSS-210 of Industry Canada.
22 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE To Arm The System If something has triggered the Vehicle Security Alarm in your absence, the horn will sound three times and the The Vehicle Security Alarm will set when you use the exterior lights blink three times when you unlock the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter to lock the doors doors.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 23 NOTE: The lights will fade to off after approximately 30 seconds or they will immediately fade to off once the ignition • Unlocking the doors with the manual door lock plung- switch is turned to ON/RUN from the OFF position. ers or the driver’s door lock cylinder will not disarm the Vehicle Security Alarm.
24 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY (RKE) — IF EQUIPPED NOTE: The line of transmission must not be blocked with metal objects. This system allows you to lock or unlock the doors, swing gate, and activate the Panic Alarm from a maxi- To Unlock The Doors And Swing Gate mum distance of 66 ft (20 m) using a Remote Keyless Press and release the RKE transmitter UNLOCK button...
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 25 • For vehicles not equipped with the EVIC, the Remote Security Alarm activated will cause the alarm to sound. Unlock feature can be enabled or disabled by perform- Press the RKE transmitter UNLOCK button to deactivate ing the following steps: the Vehicle Security Alarm.
26 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Sound Horn On Lock The “Sound Horn On Lock” feature can be reactivated by repeating this procedure. This feature will cause the horn to chirp when the doors are locked with the RKE transmitter. This feature can be Using The Panic Alarm turned on or turned off.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 27 To Turn Off Flash Lights With Lock 3. Test the “Flash Lights With Lock” feature outside of the vehicle by pressing the RKE transmitter LOCK This feature will cause the turn signal lights to flash when button with the ignition in the LOCK position and the the doors are locked or unlocked with the RKE transmit- key removed.
28 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE General Information 2. Closeness to a radio transmitter such as a radio station tower, airport transmitter, military base, and some This device complies with part 15 of FCC rules and with mobile or CB radios. RS-210 of Industry Canada.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 29 REMOTE STARTING SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED This system uses the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter to start the engine conve- niently from outside the vehicle while still maintaining security. The system has a range of approximately 300 ft (91 m).
30 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE • System not disabled from previous remote start event How To Use Remote Start • Vehicle theft alarm not active All of the following conditions must be met before the engine will remote start: WARNING! •...
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 31 Remote Start Abort Message On Electronic Vehicle To Enter Remote Start Information Center (EVIC) — If Equipped Press and release the REMOTE START button on The following messages will display in the EVIC if the the RKE transmitter twice within five seconds.
32 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Remote start will also cancel if any of the following occur: To Exit Remote Start Mode And Drive The Vehicle • The engine stalls or RPM exceeds 2500 Before the end of the 15-minute cycle, press and release the UNLOCK button on the RKE transmitter to unlock •...
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 33 Upper Half Door Window Removal — If Equipped Upper Half Door Window Installation — If Equipped Grasp the half door window and pull upward. 1. Grasp the half door window and line up the pins with the pockets in the lower door.
34 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Hinge Pin Screw Door Removal Warning Label 3. Unplug the wiring harness connector under the instru- 1. Roll down the glass window to prevent any damage. ment panel by pressing the tab at the top of the connector 2.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 35 4. Unhook the door strap from the body hook. Be careful not to allow the door to swing fully open as the mirror may damage the paint. 5. With the door open, lift the door to clear the hinge pins from their hinges and remove the door.
36 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Door Removal Warning Label Hinge Pin Screw 1. Roll down the glass window to prevent any damage. 3. Slide the front seat(s) fully forward. 2. Remove the hinge pin screws from the upper and lower 4.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 37 Red Connector Latch Trim Access Door 6. Unhook the door strap from the body hook. 5. Unplug the wiring harness connector. 7. With the door open, lift the door to clear the hinge pins NOTE: If the red latch on the connector is locked, push from their hinges and remove the door.
38 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE DOOR LOCKS Manual Door Locks All doors are equipped with an interior rocker-type door lock lever. To lock a door when leaving your vehicle, press the rocker lever forward to the LOCK position and close the door.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 39 WARNING! • For personal security reasons and safety in a colli- sion, lock the vehicle doors when you drive, as well as when you park and leave the vehicle. • When leaving the vehicle, always remove the Key Fob from the ignition and lock your vehicle.
40 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Power Door Locks — If Equipped WARNING! The power door lock switch is located on each front door • For personal security reasons and safety in a colli- panel. Press the switch forward to lock the doors, and sion, lock the vehicle doors when you drive, as well rearward to unlock the doors.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 41 Automatic Door Locks — If Equipped Automatic Unlock Doors On Exit Programming The auto door lock feature default condition is enabled. The “Automatic Unlock Doors On Exit” feature can be When enabled, the door locks will lock automatically enabled or disabled as follows: when the vehicle’s speed exceeds 15 mph (24 km/h).
42 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Child-Protection Door Lock System — Rear Doors To provide a safer environment for small children riding in the rear seats, the rear doors are equipped with Child- Protection Door Lock system. To Engage Or Disengage The Child-Protection Door Lock System 1.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 43 NOTE: For emergency exit with the system engaged, move the rocker lever rearward (unlocked position), roll down the window and open the door with the outside door handle. WINDOWS Power Windows — If Equipped The power window switches are located on the instru- ment panel below the radio.
44 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Four-Door Models Window Lockout Switch — Four-Door Models The window lockout switch (located between the front The lower left switch controls the left rear passenger window switches) allows you to disable the rear window window, and the lower right switch controls the right switches that are located on the back of the center floor rear passenger window.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 45 Rear Power Windows — Four-Door Models Wind Buffeting The rear passenger window switches are located on the Wind buffeting can be described as the perception of back of the center floor console. Press the switch down- pressure on the ears or a helicopter-type sound in the ward to open the window and upward to close the ears.
46 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE To open the swing gate, press the button on the gate CAUTION! handle. Do not press on rear wiper blade when closing the rear flip-up window, as damage to the blade will result.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 47 • All seat belt systems (except the driver’s) include OCCUPANT RESTRAINTS Automatic Locking Retractors (ALRs), which lock the Some of the most important safety features in your seat belt webbing into position by extending the belt vehicle are the restraint systems: all the way out and then adjusting the belt to the •...
48 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE NOTE: The Advanced Front Air Bags have a multistage seats. Older children who do not use child restraints or inflator design. This allows the air bag to have different belt-positioning booster seats should ride properly buckled rates of inflation based on several factors, including the up in the rear seat.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 49 4. Do not lean against the door or window. If your WARNING! (Continued) vehicle has side air bags, and deployment occurs, the • Being too close to the steering wheel or instrument side air bags will inflate forcefully into the space panel during Advanced Front Air Bag deployment between you and the door.
50 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Buckle up even though you are an excellent driver, even WARNING! on short trips. Someone on the road may be a poor driver • It is dangerous to ride in a cargo area, inside or and cause a collision that includes you.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 51 WARNING! (Continued) your seat belt safely and to keep your passengers safe, too. • Two people should never be belted into a single seat belt. People belted together can crash into one another in a collision, hurting one another badly.
52 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 3. When the belt is long enough to fit, insert the latch WARNING! plate into the buckle until you hear a “click.” • A belt that is buckled into the wrong buckle will not protect you properly.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 53 WARNING! (Continued) • A shoulder belt placed behind you will not protect you from injury during a collision. You are more likely to hit your head in a collision if you do not wear your shoulder belt.
54 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 6. To release the belt, push the red button on the buckle. WARNING! The belt will automatically retract to its stowed posi- • A lap belt worn too high can increase the risk of tion.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 55 Rear Center Lap/Shoulder Belt Retractor WARNING! Lockout — Four-Door Models Only The rear center lap/shoulder belt is equipped with a This feature is designed to lock the retractor whenever lock-out feature to ensure that the rear seatback is in the 60% rear seatback is not fully latched.
56 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Lap/Shoulder Belt Untwisting Procedure Adjustable Upper Shoulder Belt Anchorage Use the following procedure to untwist a twisted lap/ In the front seat positions, the shoulder belt anchorage shoulder belt. can be adjusted upward or downward to position the belt away from your neck.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 57 Seat Belts In Passenger Seating Positions WARNING! The seat belts in the passenger seating positions are Position the shoulder belt height adjusters so that the equipped with Automatic Locking Retractors (ALR) belt rests across the middle of your shoulder. Failure which are used to secure a child restraint system.
58 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE If the passenger seating position is equipped with an all passenger-seating positions with a combination lap/ ALR and is being used for normal usage: shoulder belt. Use the Automatic Locking Mode anytime a child safety seat is installed in a seating position that has a Only pull the belt webbing out far enough to comfortably belt with this feature.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 59 How To Disengage The Automatic Locking Mode Energy Management Feature Unbuckle the combination lap/shoulder belt and allow it This vehicle has a safety belt system with an Energy Man- to retract completely to disengage the Automatic Locking agement feature in the front seating positions to help further reduce the risk of injury in the event of a head-on collision.
60 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Seat Belt Pretensioners Enhanced Seat Belt Use Reminder System (BeltAlert®) The seat belts for both front seating positions are equipped with pretensioning devices that are designed to BeltAlert® is a feature intended to remind the driver and remove slack from the seat belt in the event of a collision.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 61 unbuckled while traveling at speeds greater than 5 mph Seat Belts And Pregnant Women (8 km/h), BeltAlert® will provide both audio and visual We recommend that pregnant women use seat belts notification. throughout their pregnancy.
62 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE WARNING! Using a seat belt extender when not needed can increase the risk of injury in a collision. Only use when the seat belt is not long enough when it is worn low and snug, and in the recommended seating positions.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 63 The Advanced Front Air Bags have a multistage inflator This vehicle may be equipped with Supplemental Seat- design. This allows the air bag to have different rates of Mounted Side Air Bags (SAB). The SABs are marked with inflation that are based on several factors, including the an air bag label sewn into the outboard side of the front severity and type of collision.
64 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Air Bag System Components Advanced Front Air Bag Features Your vehicle may be equipped with the following air bag The Advanced Front Air Bag system has multistage driver system components: and front passenger air bags. This system provides output appropriate to the severity and type of collision as deter- •...
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 65 WARNING! (Continued) WARNING! (Continued) • Do not put anything on or around the air bag • If your vehicle is equipped with SAB, do not attach covers or attempt to open them manually. You may cupholders or any other objects on or around the damage the air bags and you could be injured door.
66 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Supplemental Seat-Mounted Side Air Bags When the air bag deploys, it opens the seam between the (SAB) — If Equipped front and side of the seat’s trim cover. Each air bag deploys independently; a left side impact deploys the left Supplemental Seat-Mounted Side Air Bags (SAB) may air bag only and a right-side impact deploys the right air provide enhanced protection to help protect an occupant...
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 67 with your back against the seat back, use the seat belts Air Bag Deployment Sensors And Controls properly, and use the appropriate sized child restraint, Occupant Restraint Controller (ORC) infant restraint or booster seat recommended for the size The ORC is part of a Federally regulated safety system and weight of the child.
68 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE The Advanced Front Air Bags will not deploy in all The ORC also monitors the readiness of the electronic frontal collisions, including some that may produce sub- parts of the air bag system whenever the ignition switch stantial vehicle damage —...
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 69 It also includes diagnostics that will illuminate the instru- When the ORC detects a collision requiring the Ad- ment cluster Air Bag Warning Light if a malfunction is vanced Front Air Bags, it signals the inflator units. A large noted that could affect the air bag system.
70 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Supplemental Seat-Mounted Side Air Bags (SAB) Front And Side Impact Sensors Inflator Units — If Equipped In front and side impacts, impact sensors can aid the ORC in The Supplemental Seat-Mounted Side Air Bags Inflator determining appropriate response to impact events.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 71 In order to reset the Enhanced Accident Response System you might get sliding along a carpet or gymnasium functions after an event, the ignition switch must be floor. They are not caused by contact with chemicals. changed from IGN ON to IGN OFF.
72 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE • Do not drive your vehicle after the air bags have WARNING! (Continued) deployed. If you are involved in another collision, the way (including removal or loosening/tightening of air bags will not be in place to protect you. seat attachment bolts), take the vehicle to your authorized dealer.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 73 Air Bag Warning Light WARNING! (Continued) You will want to have the air bags ready to stickers to the steering wheel hub trim cover or the inflate for your protection in a collision. The upper right side of the instrument panel.
74 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE NOTE: If the speedometer, tachometer, or any engine vehicle dynamics and safety systems for a short period of related gauges are not working, the Occupant Restraint time, typically 30 seconds or less. The EDR in this vehicle Controller (ORC) may also be disabled.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 75 NOTE: EDR data are recorded by your vehicle only if a Child Restraints non-trivial crash situation occurs; no data are recorded by Everyone in your vehicle needs to be buckled up at all the EDR under normal driving conditions and no per- times, including babies and children.
76 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Before buying any restraint system, make sure that it has WARNING! a label certifying that it meets all applicable Safety Standards. You should also make sure that you can install In a collision, an unrestrained child can become a it in the vehicle where you will use it.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 77 Summary Of Recommendations For Restraining Children In Vehicles Recommended Type of Child Child Size, Height, Weight or Age Restraint Infants and Children who are two years old or Either an Infant Carrier or a Toddlers younger and who have not reached the Convertible Child Restraint,...
78 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Infants And Child Restraints their infant carrier but are still less than at least two years old. Children should remain rearward-facing until they Safety experts recommend that children ride rearward- reach the highest weight or height allowed by their facing in the vehicle until they are two years old or until convertible child seat.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 79 Older Children And Child Restraints WARNING! Children who are two years old or who have outgrown • Improper installation can lead to failure of an their rear-facing convertible child seat can ride forward- infant or child restraint.
80 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Children Too Large For Booster Seats 4. Is the lap part of the belt as low as possible, touching the child’s thighs and not their stomach? Children who are large enough to wear the shoulder belt comfortably, and whose legs are long enough to bend 5.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 81 Recommendations For Attaching Child Restraints Restraint Type Combined Use any attachment method shown with an “X” Below Weight of the LATCH – LATCH – Child + Child Lower Anchors Seat Belt + Top Lower Anchors Seat Belt Only Restraint...
82 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) has three vehicle anchor points for installing LATCH- Restraint System equipped child seats. There are two lower anchorages located at the back of the seat cushion where it meets the seatback and one top tether anchorage located behind the seating position.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 83 LATCH Positions For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle Latch Positions (Four-Door Models) Lower Anchorage Symbol 2 anchorages per seating Latch Positions (Two-Door Models) position Lower Anchorage Symbol 2 anchorages per seating position Top Tether Anchorage Symbol Top Tether Anchorage Symbol...
84 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE What is the weight limit (child’s weight + 65 lbs (29.5 kg) Use the LATCH anchorage system until weight of the child restraint) for using the the combined weight of the child and the LATCH anchorage system to attach the child restraint is 65 lbs (29.5 kg).
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 85 Can two child restraints be attached using Never “share” a LATCH anchorage with a common lower LATCH anchorage? two or more child restraints. If the center position does not have dedicated LATCH lower anchorages, use the seat belt to in- stall a child seat in the center position next to a child seat using the LATCH anchor-...
86 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Locating The LATCH Anchorages The lower anchorages are round bars that are found at the rear of the seat cushion where it meets the seatback, below the anchorage sym- bols on the seatback. They are just visible when you lean into the rear seat to install the child restraint.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 87 Locating The LATCH Anchorages In addition, there are tether strap anchors lo- cated behind each rear seatback, near to the floor. Latch Anchorages (Four-Door Models) Tether Strap Mounting (Two-Door Models)
88 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE anchorage. Forward-facing child restraints and some rear-facing infant restraints will also be equipped with a tether strap. The tether strap will have a hook at the end to attach to the top tether anchorage and a way to tighten the strap after it is attached to the anchorage.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 89 To Install A LATCH-compatible Child Restraint 4. Attach the lower hooks or connectors of the child restraint to the lower anchorages in the selected seat- 1. If the selected seating position has a Switchable Auto- ing position.
90 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE How To Stow An Unused ALR Seatbelt WARNING! When using the LATCH attaching system to install a child Improper installation of a child restraint to the restraint, stow all ALR seat belts that are not being used by LATCH anchorages can lead to failure of the re- other occupants or being used to secure child restraints.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 91 Installing Child Restraints Using The Vehicle retract back into the retractor. If it is locked, the ALR will Seat Belt make a clicking noise while the webbing is pulled back into the retractor. For additional information on ALR, The seat belts in the passenger seating positions are refer to the “Automatic Locking Mode”...
92 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Lap/Shoulder Belt Systems for Installing Child Restraints in this Vehicle Four-Door Models Two-Door Models...
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 93 What is the weight limit (child’s weight + Weight limit of the Always use the tether anchor when using weight of the child restraint) for using the Child Restraint the seat belt to install a forward facing child Tether Anchor with the seat belt to attach a restraint, up to the recommended weight forward facing child restraint?
94 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Installing A Child Restraint with a Switchable 5. To lock the seat belt, pull down on the shoulder part of Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR) the belt until you have pulled all the seat belt webbing out of the retractor.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 95 8. If the child restraint has a top tether strap and the Installing A Child Restraint With A Cinching seating position has a top tether anchorage, connect Latch Plate (CINCH) — If Equipped the tether strap to the anchorage and tighten the tether 1.
96 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 5. If the child restraint has a top tether strap and the If the buckle or the cinching latch plate is too close to the seating position has a top tether anchorage, connect belt path opening of the child restraint, you may have the tether strap to the anchorage and tighten the tether trouble tightening the seat belt.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 97 Installing Child Restraints Using The Top Tether 3. Attach the tether strap hook of the child restraint to Anchorage — Second Row Captains Chairs the top tether anchorage as shown in the diagram. 1.
98 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE WARNING! • An incorrectly anchored tether strap could lead to increased head motion and possible injury to the child. Use only the anchorage position directly behind the child seat to secure a child restraint top tether strap.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 99 ENGINE BREAK-IN RECOMMENDATIONS The engine oil installed in the engine at the factory is a high-quality energy conserving type lubricant. Oil A long break-in period is not required for the engine and changes should be consistent with anticipated climate drivetrain (transmission and axle) in your vehicle.
100 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE SAFETY TIPS Exhaust Gas Transporting Passengers WARNING! NEVER TRANSPORT PASSENGERS IN THE CARGO Exhaust gases can injure or kill. They contain carbon AREA. monoxide (CO), which is colorless and odorless. Breathing it can make you unconscious and can WARNING! eventually poison you.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 101 Safety Checks You Should Make Inside The Vehicle WARNING! (Continued) Seat Belts • If it is necessary to sit in a parked vehicle with the engine running, adjust your heating or cooling Inspect the belt system periodically, checking for cuts, controls to force outside air into the vehicle.
102 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Defroster WARNING! Check operation by selecting the defrost mode and place Pedals that cannot move freely can cause loss of the blower control on high speed. You should be able to feel vehicle control and increase the risk of serious per- the air directed against the windshield.
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 103 Periodic Safety Checks You Should Make Outside WARNING! (Continued) The Vehicle • Check mounting of mats on a regular basis. Always Tires properly reinstall and secure floor mats that have been removed for cleaning. Examine tires for excessive tread wear and uneven wear •...
104 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Door Latches Check for positive closing, latching, and locking. Fluid Leaks Check area under vehicle after overnight parking for fuel, engine coolant, oil, or other fluid leaks. Also, if gasoline fumes are detected or if fuel, power steering fluid, or brake fluid leaks are suspected, the cause should be located and corrected immediately.
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 111 MIRRORS Inside Day/Night Mirror A single ball joint mirror is provided in the vehicle. It is a twist on mirror that has a fixed position at the wind- shield. The mirror installs on the windshield button with a counterclockwise rotation and requires no tools for mounting.
112 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Outside Mirrors WARNING! To receive maximum benefit, adjust the outside mirror(s) Vehicles and other objects seen in the passenger side to center on the adjacent lane of traffic with a slight convex mirror will look smaller and farther away overlap of the view obtained on the inside mirror.
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 113 Automatic Dimming Mirror — If Equipped This mirror automatically adjusts for headlight glare from vehicles behind you. You can turn the feature on or off by pressing the button at the base of the mirror. A light to the left of the button will illuminate to indicate when the dimming feature is activated.
114 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Power Mirrors — If Equipped After selecting a mirror, move the knob in the same direction you want the mirror to move. Use the center off The power mirror switch is located on the center of the position to guard against accidentally moving a mirror instrument panel, below the climate controls.
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 115 Vanity Mirrors Uconnect® Phone — IF EQUIPPED Vanity mirrors are located on the sun visors. To use the Uconnect® Phone is a voice-activated, hands-free, in- mirrors, rotate the sun visor down and swing the mirror vehicle communications system.
116 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE For Uconnect® customer support: pocket, or briefcase), as long as your phone is turned on and has been paired to the vehicle’s Uconnect® Phone. The • U.S. residents - visit www.UconnectPhone.com or call Uconnect®...
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 117 Uconnect® Phone Button The Uconnect® Phone can be used with any Hands-Free Profile certified Bluetooth® mobile phone. See the The radio or steering wheel controls (if equipped) Uconnect® website for supported phones. Refer to your will contain the two control buttons (Uconnect®...
118 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE • For each feature explanation in this section, only the Operation compound form of the voice command is given. You Voice commands can be used to operate the Uconnect® can also break the commands into parts and say each Phone and to navigate through the Uconnect®...
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 119 Help Command To complete the pairing process, you will need to reference your mobile phone Owner’s Manual. The Uconnect® web- If you need assistance at any prompt, or if you want to site may also provide detailed instructions for pairing. know your options at any prompt, say “Help”...
120 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE • For identification purposes, you will be prompted to Dial by Saying a Number give the Uconnect® Phone a name for your mobile • Press the button to begin. phone. Each mobile phone that is paired should be •...
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 121 • The system will prompt you to say the name of the phonebook. Specific Bluetooth® Phones with Phone Book person you want to call. Access Profile may support this feature. See Uconnect® website for supported phones. •...
122 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE • Only the phonebook of the currently connected mobile • When prompted, say the name of the new entry. Use of phone is accessible. long names helps the Voice Command and it is recom- mended.
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 123 • You will then be asked for the name of the phonebook The Uconnect® Phone will allow you to enter up to 32 names in the phonebook with each name having up to entry that you wish to edit.
124 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE • After you enter the name, the Uconnect® Phone will Delete Uconnect® Phonebook Entry ask you which designation you wish to delete: home, NOTE: Editing phonebook entries is recommended work, mobile, other, or all. Say the designation you when the vehicle is not in motion.
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 125 • After confirmation, the phonebook entries will be NOTE: The user can also exercise “Edit” or “Delete” deleted. operations at this point. • Note that only the phonebook in the current language • The Uconnect® Phone will then prompt you as to the is deleted.
126 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Answer or Reject an Incoming Call - No Call NOTE: The Uconnect® Phone compatible phones in the Currently in Progress market today do not support rejecting an incoming call when another call is in progress. Therefore, the user can When you receive a call on your mobile phone, the only answer an incoming call or ignore it.
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 127 Place/Retrieve a Call From Hold Three-Way Calling To put a call on hold, press the button until you hear To initiate three-way calling, press the button while a single beep. This indicates that the call is on hold. To a call is in progress, and make a second phone call, as bring the call back from hold, press and hold the but-...
128 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Redial the call on the Uconnect® Phone and transfer of the call to the mobile phone. • Press the button to begin. • After the ignition is cycled to OFF, a call can continue •...
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 129 • Continue to follow the system prompts to complete the If the phone is not reachable and the Uconnect® Phone is language selection. operational, you may reach the emergency number as fol- lows: After selecting one of the languages, all prompts and •...
130 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE • The Uconnect® Phone does slightly lower your NOTE: chances of successfully making a phone call as to that • The towing assistance number dialed is based on the for the mobile phone directly. country where the vehicle is purchased (1-800-528-2069 for the U.S., 1-877-213-4525 for Canada, 55-14-3454 for WARNING!
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 131 Voice Mail Calling followed by the word “Send”. For example, if required to enter your PIN followed with a pound, (3 7 4 6 #), you To learn how to access your voice mail, refer to “Working can press the button and say, “3 7 4 6 # Send”.
132 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE NOTE: Turning Confirmation Prompts On/Off • You may not hear all of the tones due to mobile phone Turning confirmation prompts off will stop the system from confirming your choices (e.g., the Uconnect® Phone network configurations.
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 133 Dialing Using the Mobile Phone Keypad Mute/Un-Mute (Mute ON/OFF) You can dial a phone number with your mobile phone When you mute the Uconnect® Phone, you will still be keypad and still use the Uconnect® Phone (while dialing able to hear the conversation coming from the other via the mobile phone keypad, the user must exercise party, but the other party will not be able to hear you.
134 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Advanced Phone Connectivity List Paired Mobile Phone Names • Press the Transfer Call to and from Mobile Phone button to begin. • After the “Ready” prompt and the following beep, say The Uconnect® Phone allows ongoing calls to be trans- ferred from your mobile phone to the Uconnect®...
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 135 Select Another Mobile Phone Delete Uconnect® Phone Paired Mobile Phones • Press the This feature allows you to select and start using another button to begin. phone paired with the Uconnect® Phone. • After the “Ready” prompt and the following beep, say •...
136 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Voice Training best results, the Voice Training session should be com- pleted when the vehicle is parked with the engine For users experiencing difficulty with the system recog- running, all windows closed, and the blower fan nizing their voice commands or numbers, the Uconnect®...
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 137 • Even though the system is designed for users speaking Voice Command in North American English, French, and Spanish ac- • For best performance, adjust the rearview mirror to cents, the system may not always work for some. provide at least ½...
138 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE • Even though international dialing for most number • Performance, such as audio clarity, echo, and loudness combinations is supported, some shortcut dialing to a large degree rely on the phone and network, and number combinations may not be supported.
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 139 Read Messages: Send Messages: If you receive a new text message while your phone is You can send messages using Uconnect® Phone. To send connected to Uconnect® Phone, an announcement will a new message: be made to notify you that you have a new text message.
140 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE List of Preset Messages: 11. See You in 15 minutes 1. Yes 12. I am on my way 2. No 13. I’ll be late 3. Where are you? 14. Are you there yet? 4.
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 141 Turn SMS Incoming Announcement ON/OFF Bluetooth® Communication Link Mobile phones have been found to lose connection to the Turning the SMS Incoming Announcement OFF will stop Uconnect® Phone. When this happens, the connection the system from announcing the new incoming mes- can generally be reestablished by switching the phone sages.
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UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 145 Voice Commands Voice Commands Primary Alternate (s) Primary Alternate (s) zero cancel confirmation prompts continue three delete four dial five download edit seven emergency eight English nine erase all star (*) Espanol plus (+) Francais pound (#) help...
146 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Voice Commands Voice Commands Primary Alternate (s) Primary Alternate (s) list phones return to main menu return or main menu mobile select phone select mute send mute off set up phone settings or phone set up new entry towing assistance...
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 147 General Information VOICE COMMAND — IF EQUIPPED This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC rules and Voice Command System Operation RSS 210 of Industry Canada. Operation is subject to the The Uconnect® Voice Command system allows following conditions: you to control your AM, FM radio, disk player, •...
148 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Pressing the Voice Command button while the WARNING! system is speaking is known as “barging in.” The system will be interrupted, and after the beep, you can add or Any voice commanded system should be used only change commands.