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This manual illustrates and describes the operation of VEHICLES SOLD IN CANADA With respect to any Vehicles Sold in Canada, the name FCA features and equipment that are either standard or op- US LLC shall be deemed to be deleted and the name FCA tional on this vehicle.
4 INTRODUCTION INTRODUCTION particularly those used for braking, steering, transmis- sion, and transfer case shifting. Learn how your vehicle Congratulations on selecting your new FCA US LLC handles on different road surfaces. Your driving skills vehicle. Be assured that it represents precision workman- will improve with experience.
When it comes to service, remember that your authorized The detailed index at the back of this Owner’s Manual dealer knows your Jeep® vehicle best, has factory-trained contains a complete listing of all subjects. technicians and genuine MOPAR® parts, and cares about Consult the following table for a description of the your satisfaction.
INTRODUCTION 7 WARNINGS AND CAUTIONS ROLLOVER WARNING This Owner’s Manual contains WARNINGS against Utility vehicles have a significantly higher rollover rate operating procedures that could result in a collision or than other types of vehicles. This vehicle has a higher bodily injury.
8 INTRODUCTION Failure to use the driver and passenger seat belts pro- vided is a major cause of severe or fatal injury. In fact, the U.S. government notes that the universal use of existing seat belts could cut the highway death toll by 10,000 or more each year and could reduce disabling injuries by two million annually.
CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE 11 SUGGESTIONS FOR OBTAINING SERVICE FOR Be Reasonable With Requests YOUR VEHICLE If you list a number of items and you must have your vehicle by the end of the day, discuss the situation with Prepare For The Appointment the service advisor and list the items in order of priority.
12 CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE • Authorized dealer name facilities, factory-trained technicians, special tools, and the latest information to ensure the vehicle is fixed • Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) correctly and in a timely manner. • Vehicle delivery date and mileage This is why you should always talk to an authorized FCA US LLC Customer Center dealer service manager first.
CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE 13 In Mexico Contact Canadian residents with hearing difficulties that require assistance can use the special needs relay service offered Av. Prolongacion Paseo de la Reforma, 1240 by Bell Canada. For TTY teletypewriter users, dial 711 Sante Fe C.P. 05109 and for Voice callers, dial 1-800-855-0511 to connect with a Bell Relay Service operator.
14 CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE The manufacturer will not stand behind any service WARNING! contract that is not the manufacturer’s service contract. It is not responsible for any service contract other than the Engine exhaust (internal combustion engines only), manufacturer’s service contract. If you purchased a ser- some of its constituents, and certain vehicle compo- vice contract that is not a manufacturer’s service contract, nents contain, or emit, chemicals known to the State...
CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE 15 REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS You can also obtain other information about motor vehicle safety from http://www.safercar.gov. In The 50 United States And Washington, D.C. In Canada If you believe that your vehicle has a defect that could cause a crash or cause injury or death, you should If you believe that your vehicle has a safety defect, you immediately inform the National Highway Traffic Safety should contact the Customer Service Department imme-...
16 CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE NOTE: A street address is required when ordering problems the first time, using step-by-step troubleshoot- manuals (no P.O. Boxes). ing and drivability procedures, proven diagnostic tests and a complete list of all tools and equipment. Service Manuals Owner’s Manuals These comprehensive Service Manuals provide the infor- mation that students and professional technicians need in...
CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE 17 DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION UNIFORM significantly from the norm due to variations in driving TIRE QUALITY GRADES habits, service practices, and differences in road charac- teristics and climate. The following tire grading categories were established by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The Traction Grades specific grade rating assigned by the tire’s manufacturer The Traction grades, from highest to lowest, are AA, A, B,...
18 CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE Temperature Grades WARNING! The temperature grades are A (the highest), B, and C, The temperature grade for this tire is established for representing the tire’s resistance to the generation of heat a tire that is properly inflated and not overloaded. and its ability to dissipate heat, when tested under Excessive speed, under-inflation, or excessive load- controlled conditions on a specified indoor laboratory...
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GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 31 KEYS Vehicles With Keyless Enter-N-Go™ Your vehicle uses either a key start ignition system or keyless ignition system. The key start ignition system consists of a Key Fob with a Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter and an Ignition Node Module (IGNM).
32 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Key Fob With Remote Control And Integrated Vehicle Key The Key Fob With Remote Control contains the RKE transmitter with an integrated vehicle key. To use the vehicle key, simply push the vehicle key release button. Keyless Enter-N-Go™...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 33 General Information 2. Closeness to a radio transmitter such as a radio station tower, airport transmitter, and some mobile or CB This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC rules and radios. RSS-210 of Industry Canada. Operation is subject to the following conditions: To Unlock The Doors And Liftgate •...
34 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 1st Push Of Key Fob Unlocks If the vehicle is equipped with Passive Entry, refer to “Keyless Enter-N-Go™” in “Getting To Know Your Ve- This feature lets you program the system to unlock either hicle”...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 35 NOTE: Replacing The Battery In The Key Fob With Remote Control • The current setting can be changed within the Elec- The recommended replacement battery is one CR2032 tronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC) menu or in battery.
36 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 2. Remove the battery by turning the back cover over (battery facing downward) and tapping it lightly on a solid surface such as a table or similar surface. Then, replace the battery. When replacing the battery, match the + sign on the battery to the + sign on the inside of the battery clip, located on the back cover.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 37 Separating Keyless Enter-N-Go™ Transmitter Case 1. Remove the emergency key by sliding the mechanical latch on the back of the RKE transmitter sideways with your thumb. Then, pull the key out with your other hand. 2.
38 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 3. Remove the battery by turning the back cover over (battery facing downward) and tapping it lightly on a solid surface such as a table or similar surface. Then, replace the battery. When replacing the battery, match the + sign on the battery to the + sign on the inside of the battery clip, located on the back cover.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 39 Programming Additional Transmitters Programming Key Fobs or RKE transmitters may be performed at an authorized dealer. Request For Additional Key Fobs NOTE: Only Key Fobs that are programmed to the vehicle electronics can be used to start and operate the vehicle.
40 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE At the time of purchase, the original owner is provided keyless ignition system consists of a Key Fob with with a four-digit Personal Identification Number (PIN). Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter and a Keyless Keep the PIN in a secure location.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 41 • Some electrical devices (e.g. power locks, alarm, etc.) are still available. 2 — MAR/RUN • Driving position. • Electrical devices are available. 3 — AVV/START • Start the engine. The ignition switch is provided with a safety mechanism. If the engine fails to start, the IGNM will return to the Ignition Node Module (IGNM) STOP/OFF position prior to repeating the starting pro-...
42 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Models With Keyless Enter-N-Go™ This feature allows the driver to operate the ignition switch with the push of a button as long as the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter is in the passenger compartment. The Keyless Ignition Node (KIN System) has three oper- ating positions.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 43 The KIN can be placed in the following positions: WARNING! STOP • When leaving the vehicle, always remove the Key • The engine is stopped. Fob from the vehicle and lock your vehicle. • Never leave children alone in a vehicle, or with •...
44 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE REMOTE STARTING SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED WARNING! (Continued) • Do not leave children or animals inside parked This system uses the Remote Keyless Entry vehicles in hot weather. Interior heat build-up may (RKE) transmitter to start the engine conve- cause serious injury or death.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 45 Remote Start Cancel Message — If Equipped How To Use Remote Start The following messages will display in the instrument All of the following conditions must be met before the cluster if the vehicle fails to remote start or exits remote engine will remote start: start prematurely: •...
46 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE • Ignition in OFF position for Keyless Enter-N-Go™ To Enter Remote Start Mode vehicle • Fuel level meets minimum requirement Push and release the REMOTE START button on the RKE transmitter twice within five sec- onds.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 47 To Exit Remote Start Mode Without Driving The NOTE: For vehicles equipped with the Keyless Enter-N- Vehicle Go™ feature, the message “Remote Start Active — Push Start Button” will display in the Electronic Vehicle Infor- Push and release the REMOTE START button one time or mation Center (EVIC) or the Driver Information Dispay allow the engine to run for the entire 15-minute cycle.
48 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Remote Start Windshield Wiper De–Icer operation. Therefore, only Key Fobs that are pro- Activation — If Equipped grammed to the vehicle can be used to start and operate the vehicle. The system will not allow the engine to crank When Remote Start is active and the outside ambient if an invalid Key Fob tries to start the engine.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 49 VEHICLE SECURITY ALARM CAUTION! (Continued) The Vehicle Security Alarm monitors the vehicle doors • The Sentry Key Immobilizer system is not compat- for unauthorized entry and if the ignition switch is cycled ible with some aftermarket remote starting sys- to the ON/RUN position without a valid key.
50 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE To Arm The System Follow these steps to arm the Vehicle Security Alarm: 1. Make sure the vehicles ignition is cycled to the STOP/ OFF position (refer to Starting The Engine in Start- ing And Operating for further information). •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 51 • Push the LOCK button on the exterior Passive Entry • If a second chime is heard after approximately four Door Handle with a valid Key Fob available in the same seconds from arming the alarm, even with the doors exterior zone (for further information, refer to Keyless and liftgate properly closed, a fault may have oc- Enter-N-Go™...
52 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE • Cycle the vehicle ignition system out of the STOP/OFF system will give you a false alarm. If one of the previ- position. ously described arming sequences has occurred, the Vehicle Security Alarm will arm regardless of whether –...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 53 DOORS Manual Door Locks To lock each door, rotate the door lock button on each door trim panel forward. To unlock the doors, pull the inside door handle to the first detent or rotate the door lock button until the lock symbol is no longer visible.
54 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE WARNING! WARNING! (Continued) leave the ignition of a vehicle equipped with • For personal security and safety in the event of a Keyless Enter-N-Go in the RUN mode. A child collision, lock the vehicle doors before you drive as could operate power windows, other controls, or well as when you park and leave the vehicle.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 55 If you push the power door lock switch while the ignition is in the MAR/RUN position, and any front door is open, the power locks will not operate. This prevents you from accidentally locking the key in the vehicle. Placing the ignition in the STOP/OFF position or closing the door will allow the locks to operate.
56 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE NOTE: • Passive Entry can be enabled or disabled. Refer to “Uconnect® SETTINGS” in “Multimedia” for further information. • If wearing gloves on your hands, or if it has been raining on the Passive Entry door handle, the unlock sensitivity can be affected, resulting in a slower re- sponse time.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 57 To Unlock From The Passenger Side Do NOT grab the door handle when pushing the door handle LOCK button. This could unlock the door(s). With a valid Passive Entry RKE transmitter within 5 ft (1.5 m) of the passenger door handle, grab the front passenger door handle to unlock all four doors and the liftgate automatically.
58 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Preventing Inadvertent Locking Of Passive Entry RKE Transmitter In Vehicle (FOBIK-Safe) To minimize the possibility of unintentionally locking a Passive Entry RKE transmitter inside your vehicle, the Passive Entry system is equipped with an automatic door unlock feature which will function if the ignition switch is in the OFF position.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 59 When any of these situations occur, after all ajar doors are To Unlock/Enter The Liftgate shut, the FOBIK-Safe search will be executed. If it finds a The liftgate Passive Entry unlock feature is built into the Passive Entry RKE transmitter inside the car, and it does electronic liftgate release.
60 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE NOTE: If “Unlock All Doors 1st Press” is programmed in EVIC/DID, if equipped, all doors will unlock when you push the Electronic Release. If Unlock Driver Door 1st Press is programmed in Uconnect®, the liftgate will unlock when you push the electronic lock/unlock button on the liftgate.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 61 Emergency Unlocking Driver Door If the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter battery is low or dead, the emergency key can be used to unlock the driver side door lock cylinder. To release the emergency key, proceed as follows: 1.
62 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE General Information WARNING! Key Fob (Keyless Enter-N-Go) • Never leave children alone in a vehicle, or with This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. access to an unlocked vehicle. Allowing children to Operation is subject to the following two conditions: be in a vehicle unattended is dangerous for a number of reasons.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 63 • This device must accept any interference received, Ignition device (Keyless Enter-N-Go) including interference that may cause undesired op- This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. eration. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: The device is covered by: •...
64 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE is engaged, that door can only be opened by using the NOTE: outside door handle even if the inside door lock is in the • When the child lock system is engaged, the door can unlocked position.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 65 WARNING! WARNING! • It is dangerous to ride in a cargo area, inside or Avoid trapping anyone in a vehicle in a collision. Remember that the rear doors can only be opened outside of a vehicle. In a collision, people riding in from the outside when the Child-Protection locks are these areas are more likely to be seriously injured engaged.
66 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Manual Front Seats Manual Front Seat Forward/Rearward Adjustment On models equipped with manual seats, the adjusting bar is located at the front of the seats, near the floor. While sitting in the seat, lift up on the bar and move the seat forward or rearward.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 67 Recline Adjustment WARNING! (Continued) To adjust the seatback, lift the lever located on the • Do not ride with the seatback reclined so that the outboard side of the seat, lean back to the desired shoulder belt is no longer resting against your position and release the lever.
68 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Forward Or Rearward Adjustment The seat can be adjusted both forward and rearward. Push the seat switch forward or rearward, the seat will move in the direction of the switch. Release the switch when the desired position has been reached. Height Adjustment The height of the seats can be adjusted up or down.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 69 • Push the heated seat button Tilt Adjustment a second time to turn the LO setting ON. The angle of the seat cushion can be adjusted up or • Push the heated seat button down.
70 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE This feature can be programmed through the Uconnect® Rear Seats system. Refer to “Uconnect® Settings” in “Multimedia” The split rear seat increases the storage of the rear cargo for further information. area. NOTE: WARNING! •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 71 WARNING! • It is extremely dangerous to ride in a cargo area, inside or outside of a vehicle. In a collision, people riding in these areas are more likely to be seriously injured or killed. •...
72 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 4. The rear shelf can be stored in the cargo area, or behind the front seatbacks. Rear Shelf Pin Adjusting The Rear Shelf...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 73 Partial Enlargement Of Cargo Area Enlargement of the left side of the cargo area allows you to carry a single passenger on the right side of the rear seat, while the enlargement of the right side allows you to carry two passengers.
74 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Cargo Area Enlargement 2. Lift the seatbacks, pushing them back until they lock on both the latches. Verify the red notches are no Folding both sides of the rear seat provides additional longer visible on the release lever. If the red notches storage in the rear cargo area.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 75 Unfolding The Rear Armrest 40/20/40 The center part of the rear seat can also be used as rear armrest with cupholders. Tilt the head restraint forward and pull the rear armrest tab to release it from the seat and pull forward. Rear Seat Center Armrest —...
76 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE WARNING! WARNING! Be certain that the seatback is securely locked into The head restraints for all occupants must be prop- position. If the seatback is not securely locked into erly adjusted prior to operating the vehicle or occu- position the seat will not provide the proper stability pying a seat.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 77 WARNING! The head restraints for all occupants must be prop- erly adjusted prior to operating the vehicle or occu- pying a seat. Head restraints should never be ad- justed while the vehicle is in motion. Driving a vehicle with the head restraints improperly adjusted or removed could cause serious injury or death in the event of a collision.
78 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE To raise the head restraint, pull upward on the head NOTE: The head restraints should only be removed by restraint. qualified technicians, for service purposes only. If either of the head restraints require removal, see your autho- To lower the head restraint, push the adjustment button, rized dealer.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 79 To lock the steering column in position, pull the tilt/ telescoping lever upward until fully engaged. WARNING! Do not adjust the steering column while driving. Adjusting the steering column while driving or driv- ing with the steering column unlocked, could cause the driver to lose control of the vehicle.
80 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE early or may not turn on when the steering wheel is MIRRORS already warm. The heated steering wheel control Inside Day/Night Mirror button is located on the center of the instrument panel The mirror can be adjusted up, down, left, and right. The below the radio screen.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 81 off by pushing 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. The sensor to the right of the button does not illuminate.
82 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Outside Mirrors Power Adjustment Mirrors — If Equipped The power mirror switch is located on the drivers door panel. To adjust the mirror, push the mirror adjustment switch in the four directions indicated by arrows. NOTE: •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 83 Manual Adjustment Mirrors — If Equipped Folding Mirror To adjust the exterior mirrors, push the corners of the The exterior mirrors are hinged to allow the mirror to mirrors till desired alignment is obtained. pivot forward or rearward to help avoid damage.
84 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Heated Mirrors — If Equipped These mirrors are heated to melt frost or ice. This feature can be activated whenever you turn on the Rear Window Defroster. BLIND SPOT MONITORING (BSM) — IF EQUIPPED The Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) system uses two radar- based sensors, located inside the rear bumper fascia, to detect highway licensable vehicles (automobiles, trucks,...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 85 The BSM detection zone covers approximately one lane The area on the rear fascia where the radar sensors are width on both sides of the vehicle, 10 ft (3 m). The zone located must remain free of snow, ice, and dirt/road length starts at the outside mirror and extends approxi- contamination so that the BSM system can function mately 20 ft (6 m) beyond the rear bumper of the vehicle.
86 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE The BSM system notifies the driver of objects in the detection zones by illuminating the BSM warning light located in the outside mirrors in addition to sounding an audible (chime) alert and reducing the radio volume. Refer to “Modes Of Operation”...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 87 Entering From The Side Entering From The Rear Vehicles that move into your adjacent lanes from either Vehicles that come up from behind your vehicle on either side of the vehicle. side and enter the rear detection zone with a relative speed of less than 31 mph (50 km/h).
88 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Overtaking Traffic If you pass another vehicle slowly with a relative speed less than 15 mph (25 km/h) and the vehicle remains in the blind spot for approximately 1.5 seconds, the warning light will be illuminated. If the difference in speed between the two vehicles is greater than 15 mph (25 km/h), the warning light will not illuminate.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 89 Overtaking/Passing Stationary Objects The BSM system is designed not to issue an alert on stationary objects such as guardrails, posts, walls, foliage, berms, etc. However, occasionally the system may alert on such objects. This is normal operation and your vehicle does not require service.
90 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE The BSM system will not alert you of objects that are WARNING! traveling in the opposite direction of the vehicle in adjacent lanes. The Blind Spot Monitoring system is only an aid to help detect objects in the blind spot zones. The BSM system is not designed to detect pedestrians, bicy- clists, or animals.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 91 NOTE: In a parking lot situation, oncoming vehicles can be obscured by vehicles parked on either side. If the sensors are blocked by other structures or vehicles, the system will not be able to alert the driver. When RCP is on and the vehicle is in REVERSE, the driver is alerted using both the visual and audible alarms, including reducing the radio volume.
92 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Mode Of Operation alert present on that side of the vehicle, an audible chime will also be sounded. Whenever a turn signal and de- Three selectable modes of operation are available in the tected object are present on the same side at the same Uconnect®...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 93 NOTE: The BSM system will store the current operating System Not Available mode when the vehicle is shut off. Each time the vehicle In the case of the system being temporary unavailable: is started the previously stored mode will be recalled and •...
94 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE General Information EXTERIOR LIGHTS This vehicle has systems that operate on radio frequency Headlights that comply with Part 15 of the Federal Communications The headlight switch is located on the left side of the Commission (FCC) rules and with Industry Canada instrument panel.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 95 Automatic Lighting — If Equipped Light Sensor The light sensor is equipped with an infrared LED, located on the windshield. It detects changes in light intensity outside the vehicle, based on the sensitivity of light set by using the Menu on the display or on the Uconnect®...
96 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE The timing of the headlights is adjustable between 0, 30, Front Fog Lights — If Equipped 60 and 90 seconds. Refer to “Uconnect® Settings” in The front fog light switch is built into the headlight “Multimedia”...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 97 Parking Lights Headlight Delay Disable Rotate the headlight switch to the first position to turn on The feature is disabled by turning on the headlights, the the parking lights. The parking light indicator in the parking lights or by placing the ignition in the MAR/ cluster will illuminate.
98 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE High Beams NOTE: The headlights must be on for the high beams to activate. To turn on the high beam headlights, push the turn signal lever forward (toward the front of the vehicle) and an Turn Signals indicator will illuminate in the cluster.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 99 INTERIOR LIGHTS Front Lights The courtesy light switches is used to turn the courtesy lights On/Off. Courtesy Light Switches 1— Left Switch 2— Right Switch To operate the courtesy lights, push either the drivers or Courtesy Lights passenger light switch.
100 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE NOTE: • Before exiting the vehicle, make sure that the interior lights are turned off. This will prevent the battery from discharging once the doors are closed. • If a light is left on it will automatically be turned off after approximately 15 minutes after the ignition is in the STOP/OFF position.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 101 Vehicles With Retractable Roof For vehicles equipped with a retractable roof, there are two interior lights located above the grab handles of the rear doors. Interior Light Locations The lights come on by opening any of the doors. Rear Interior Light...
102 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Dome Light Timing The dome light will turn off under any of the following conditions: The Dome Light will automatically illuminate when the • The dome light is disabled when the ignition is placed doors are unlocked, the doors are opened or after the doors are closed.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 103 • The opening of one of the doors (approximately three minutes). • After closing a door (approximately 10 seconds). The dome light timing is disabled when the doors are locked. Cargo Area Lights Two interior lights are located in the cargo area. These lights automatically turn on/off when the liftgate is opened and closed, regardless of the position of the ignition.
104 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Illuminated Vanity Mirrors — If Equipped An illuminated vanity mirror is located on each sun visor. To use the mirror, rotate the sun visor down and swing the mirror cover upward. The lights will turn on auto- matically.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 105 Interior Lights Dimmer Switch Rotate the ambient dimmer control upward or down- ward to increase or decrease the brightness of the ambi- ent light located in the overhead console, door handle lights, lower instrument panel lights, door map pocket lights, and cubby bin lights.
106 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE WIPERS AND WASHERS CAUTION! The windshield wiper/washer controls are located on the Always remove any buildup of snow that prevents lever on the right side of the steering column. The front the windshield wiper blades from returning to the wipers are operated by rotating a switch, located on the “park”...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 107 for several wipe cycles after the lever is released, and Mist then resume the intermittent interval previously selected. Use this feature when weather conditions make occa- If the lever is pulled while the wipers are in the off sional usage of the wipers necessary.
108 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Rear Wiper Operation NOTE: As a protective measure, the pump will stop if the switch is held for more than 30 seconds. Once the The rear wiper/washer controls are located on the lever lever is released, the pump will resume normal opera- on the right side of the steering column.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 109 Windshield Wiper De-Icer — If Equipped CAUTION! Your vehicle may be equipped with a Windshield Wiper Failure to follow these cautions can cause damage to De-Icer feature that may be activated under the following the heating elements: conditions: •...
110 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE WINDOWS Power Windows The power window switch is located on the driver’s door panel. The driver’s power window switch controls the operation of all the windows. Power Window Switches 1 — Opening/Closing Left/Right Front Window 2 —...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 111 The window controls will operate only when the ignition WARNING! (Continued) is in the MAR/RUN or AVV/START position. windows while operating the power window NOTE: For vehicles equipped with Uconnect®, the switches. Such entrapment may result in serious power window switches will remain active for up to injury or death.
112 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE • Any impact due to rough road conditions may trigger AUTO-Up Feature With Anti-Pinch Protection — If Equipped the auto-reverse function unexpectedly during auto- closure. If this happens, pull the switch lightly and Lift and hold the window switch for half a second, hold to close the window manually.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 113 Wind Buffeting CLIMATE CONTROLS Wind buffeting can be described as the perception of Air Outlet And Diffuser Locations — Passenger pressure on the ears or a helicopter-type sound in the Compartment ears. Your vehicle may exhibit wind buffeting with the windows down, or the sunroof in certain open or par- tially open positions.
114 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Center Air Outlets Right Side Air Outlets 1 — Fixed Air Outlet 3 — Air Vane Adjustment 1 — Fixed Air Outlet 3 — Air Vane Adjustment 2 — Air Flow Outlet Adjustment 4 — Adjustable Air Outlet 2 —...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 115 Manual Climate Controls — If Equipped 1. Blower Control Rotate this control to regulate the amount of air forced through the ventilation system in any mode. The blower speed increases as you move the control clockwise from the “0”...
116 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE • Mix 3. Mode Control Air is directed through the floor, defrost, and Rotate this control to change the system between Modes side window demister outlets. This setting (Panel, Bi-Level, Floor, Mix, Defrost). works best in cold or snowy conditions that •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 117 4. Rear Defrost Button NOTE: • Continuous use of the Recirculation mode may make Push and release the Rear Defrost Control button to turn the inside air stuffy and window fogging may occur. ON the rear window defroster and the heated outside Extended use of this mode is not recommended.
118 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Rear Window Defrosting Air Recirculation Push and release the rear window defrost button to turn Push and release the Air Recirculation button so that the the function on/off. LED is on, to enter recirculation mode. It is recommended to turn the internal air recirculation on while standing in Activation of this function is indicated by the rear defrost traffic or in tunnels to prevent the introduction of pol-...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 119 System Maintenance Automatic Climate Controls — If Equipped In Winter, the Climate Control system must be turned on at least once a month for approximately 10 minutes. Have the system inspected at an authorized dealership before the summer.
120 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 2. A/C Button OFF). If the MAX Defrost mode is turned OFF, the climate system will return to the previous setting. Push the A/C Control Button to change the current 4. Blower Control Indicator LEDs setting.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 121 7. Passenger Temperature Control 9. SYNC Button Provides the passenger with independent temperature Push the Sync button to toggle the Sync feature ON/OFF. control. Rotate the adjustment knob to set desired tem- The Sync indicator will illuminate when this feature is perature shown in the Temperature Display.
122 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 11. Blower Control NOTE: • When in Max Defrost mode, the Recirculation button Blower control is used to regulate the amount of air will change the setting to normal Defrost mode. This forced through the climate system. Adjusting the blower indicates that you can not enter to this mode due to will cause the automatic mode to change to manual fogging risk.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 123 display, respectively. To deactivate these functions, turn The automatically controlled functions are: the temperature knob to the desired temperature. • Air temperature at the driver/front passenger side Description vents. • Blower speed (continuous variation of the air flow). The Automatic Dual Zone Climate Control system regu- lates the air temperatures in the passenger compartment •...
124 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE • Heated rear window The amount of air introduced into the passenger com- partment is not affected by car speed; it is regulated by • System deactivation the fan, which is controlled electronically. NOTE: The Climate Control system detects the passenger The air temperature is always automatically controlled compartment temperature using a temperature sensor, according to the temperature set on the display (except...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 125 During automatic operation, you can change the set The set temperatures are shown on the displays. temperatures, air distribution and blower speed at any Push the SYNC button to align the air temperature time by using the relevant buttons or knobs: the system between the two zones.
126 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE • Floor and Defrost Modes – Air flow distributed be- Air Distribution Selection tween footwell diffusers and windshield and front side By pushing the Mode Control buttons (Defrost/Panel/ window defrosting diffusers. This distribution setting Floor buttons), it is possible to set one of the seven allows the passenger compartment to be warmed possible air distributions manually by activating one or...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 127 When set manually, the air distribution is indicated by The blower can only be turned off if the A/C compressor the LEDs on the selected buttons turning on. has been turned off by pushing the A/C Control button. In combined function mode, functions are enabled to- NOTE: To restore automatic control of the fan speed after gether with those already set when the relevant button is...
128 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE If the AUTO button is pushed when the AUTO LED is on, Turn the Passenger Temperature Control knob to set the the system changes to manual mode; it displays the passenger side temperature and return to separate air current flow and distribution status, which will no longer temperature management.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 129 In automatic operation, recirculation is managed auto- Climate Control System Compressor matically by the system according to outside environ- Push the A/C Control button to activate/deactivate the mental conditions. compressor (activation is indicated by the LED on the button turning on).
130 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE MAX A/C The Climate Control system carries out the following operations: MAX A/C sets the system for maximum cooling perfor- • Turns on the air conditioning compressor when envi- mance. ronmental conditions are suitable. Rotate the driver temperature control adjust knob •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 131 When the Recirculation Control or AUTO buttons are If equipped, push the rear defrost button to activate the pushed, the Climate Control system will deactivate the defrosting of door mirrors and heated rear window. Front Defrost (MAX-DEF) function.
132 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE NOTE: The Climate Control unit stores the temperatures System Maintenance set before the system was turned off and restores them In Winter, the Climate Control system must be turned on when one of the following knobs/buttons is pushed: at least once a month for approximately 10 minutes.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 133 My Sky Retractable Roof (Closed) My Sky Retractable Roof (Open) On some vehicles the front panel can be power operated refer to “Power My Sky” in this section.
134 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE CAUTION! The panels are able to withstand the snow. However, it is recommended that you remove excessive layers of snow that have accumulated or damage to the panels may occur. Power My Sky — If Equipped Open/Close The Front Panel The power My Sky switches are located on the overhead console.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 135 From the fully open position, pull the Open/Close switch: the front panel will close completely. Venting The Front Panel To vent the front panel push and release the vent switch. During the vent operation any push on the Open/Close switch will stop the closing of the panel.
136 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE NOTE: With both panels removed the retractable roof 2. From inside of the passenger compartment, insert the cannot be opened or closed. supplied key into the latch key hole. Removing And Installing Panels NOTE: •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 137 Latch Key Hole Rotating Supplied Key 3. Rotate and keep the key turned to the symbol to release the lock and pull the panel handle down and away from the stowed position, unlocking the panel.
138 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 4. Remove the key from the Latch Key Hole. Unlocking Panel Handle Removing Key...
6. Place the panel(s) inside of the provided bag for Push Panel Up storage in the cargo area. NOTE: An air deflector is available on the Jeep accessory line. This deflector has to be used if the front panel is removed, to avoid the “tunnel effect” inside the vehicle.
140 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Installing Panel 3. Align the colored guide tabs to ensure the panel(s) close properly. Front panel is labeled with yellow 1. From outside the vehicle, place the panel(s) on the guide tabs. Rear panel is labeled with blue guide tabs. slides.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 141 4. From inside the vehicle, pull the handle down and 5. Make sure that the panel has been properly refitted. toward the stowed position, locking it into place. From inside the passenger compartment, push up- ward on the panel from the bottom, in order to verify that it is properly latched to the clamping locks.
142 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Bag For Housing Panels — If Equipped After the panels have been removed, store the roof panels inside of the bag located inside the storage compartment. NOTE: It is recommended to do this procedure outside of the car.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 143 For proper housing, proceed as follows: 2. Place the first panel into the bag, fold the panel dividers and place the second panel into the bag. 1. Open the Roof Panel Bag and lift the panel dividers toward the outside.
144 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 4. Open the clips provided in the bag. Anchor them firmly at the tie-down hooks located in the cargo area. Second Panel In Storage Bag 3. Close the bag and place it on the inside the cargo area. Tie-Down Hook Locations...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 145 Emergency Open/Close If the Power My Sky switch fails, the retractable roof can be operated manually as follows: 1. Remove the protective cap located on the inner lining. 2. Remove the Allen Key that is supplied in the tool bag in the cargo area.
146 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE CAUTION! • When refitting panels, be careful to avoid fingers, scarves, ties and items of clothing from getting caught under the panels themselves. • Do not open the roof in the presence of snow or ice. There is risk of damage.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 147 Hood Release Lever Safety Latch Move to the outside of the vehicle and push the safety 1 — Safety Latch Location latch release lever toward the passenger side of the vehicle. The hood release lever is located behind the center front edge of the hood.
148 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Remove the support rod from the locking tab and insert it into the seat located on the underside of the hood. Support Rod And Seat 1 — Support Rod Locking Tab 2 — Support Rod Seat...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 149 Closing WARNING! Hold up the hood with one hand and with the other hand Be sure the hood is fully latched before driving your remove the support rod from its seat and reinsert it into vehicle.
150 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE To open the liftgate, squeeze the electronic liftgate release The Liftgate Passive Entry unlock feature is built into the Electronic Liftgate release. With a valid Passive Entry RKE and pull the liftgate open with one fluid motion. transmitter within 3 ft (1.0 m) of the Liftgate, push the Electronic Liftgate release to open with one fluid motion.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 151 Emergency Opening Proceed as follows: 1. Remove the rear shelf (if equipped). 2. Fold the rear seats forward. 3. Using the supplied screwdriver (located under cargo floor in tool kit), remove the yellow tab. Emergency Opening Tab Location A —...
152 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 4. Insert the screwdriver into the release tab slot to Closing trigger the release tab of the Liftgate. Grasp the Liftgate closing handle and lower the Liftgate. Emergency Release Tab Slot Location A — Liftgate Closing Handle B —...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 153 NOTE: Before closing the Liftgate, make sure to be in Position 2 (Elevated Position): possession of the key because the Liftgate will be locked When the rear seatbacks and front passenger seat is automatically. folded flat, it will allow for loading objects of long dimensions.
154 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE The load floor provides securing of any cargo inside this position, so that the cargo will slide in the case of sudden braking. Table Tilt Load Supports 1 — Loading Floor Support One 2 — Loading Floor Support Two Load Floor...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 155 Access To The Loading Floor 2. Place the desired objects inside the compartment. To access the double load compartment, proceed as follows: 3. Reposition the load floor. 1. Lift up on the Load Floor Handle. Cargo Area Storage Load Floor Handle 1 —...
156 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Anchoring Of The Load CAUTION! The cargo tie-downs, located on the cargo area floor, The load floor must be arranged in a central position should be used to safely secure loads when the vehicle is with respect to cargo area.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 157 The side panels maybe equipped with three hooks (one on the left side and two on the right side) for securing loads that are not excessively heavy. Load Hooks Rear Power Outlet The rear cargo power outlet is located on the left side of Load Hook the cargo area.
158 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE The outlet only works when the ignition is in the NOTE: The rear cargo power outlet can be changed to MAR/RUN position. “battery” powered all the time by switching the power outlet Integrated Power Module 20A fuse from fuse location F18 to F30.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 159 Rechargeable Flashlight — If Equipped WARNING! Some vehicle may be equipped with a rechargeable To avoid serious injury or death: flashlight located in the cargo area. • Only devices designed for use in this type of outlet should be inserted into any 12 Volt outlet.
160 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Cargo Box — If Equipped NOTE: The cargo box is sized for a maximum capacity of distributed weight equal to 242 lbs (110 kg). The cargo area contains a preformed cargo box that can be used for the storage of objects that allows you to INTERNAL EQUIPMENT obtain a uniform level when loading.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 161 NOTE: • Do not insert objects in the glove compartment that will not allow the compartment to fully close. • The glove compartment should be completely closed while the vehicle is in motion. Sun Visors Sun visors are located on both sides of the rearview mirror.
162 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Extendible Sun Visor To extend the sun visor, proceed as follows: 1. Place the sun visor against the door glass by detaching it from the hook and turning it toward the side window. 2. Slide the visor. Sun Visor Mirror 1 —...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 163 Sliding Sun Visor Using The Extender Power Outlets 1 — Sun Visor The front power outlet is located under the center stack of 3. Slide out the sun visor extender. the instrument panel. It only operates with the ignition in the MAR/RUN position.
164 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE CAUTION! Do not connect devices with power higher than 180 Watts (15 Amps) to the socket. Do not damage the socket by using unsuitable adaptors. If the 180 Watt (15 Amp) power rating is exceeded the fuse protect- ing the system will need to be replaced.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 165 Power Inverter — If Equipped CAUTION! There is a 115 Volt, 150 Watt Power Inverter outlet located • Many accessories that can be plugged in draw on the back of the center console to convert DC current to power from the vehicle’s battery, even when not in AC current.
166 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Inverter it will automatically reset. To avoid overloading the circuit, check the power ratings on electrical devices prior to using the Power Inverter. WARNING! To avoid serious injury or death: • Do not insert any objects into the receptacles. •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 167 The cigar lighter is located on the center console. Push WARNING! lighter inward to heat. When the cigar lighter is in use it becomes very hot. To avoid serious injury, handle the cigar lighter with care.
168 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Ashtray — Optional NOTE: Ashtrays can be purchased at an authorized dealer through MOPAR® parts. The ashtray is a plastic container that can be placed into one of the cup holders. Ashtray Location...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 169 Front Armrest The front armrest is located between the front seats. The armrest can be adjusted by moving it in the direction indicated by the arrows. Storage Compartment Front Armrest Handle...
170 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE Push the storage handle and lift up the armrest to access Cupholders the storage compartment. There are two cupholders for the front seat passengers, located in the center console. WARNING! Do not operate this vehicle with a console compart- ment lid in the open position.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 171 There are two cupholders located in the rear armrest if Handle Grip equipped. The handle grip is located on the passenger side of the instrument panel. The handle can be used to enter or exit the vehicle or when traveling on rough terrain.
172 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE ROOF LUGGAGE RACK — IF EQUIPPED The load carried on the roof, when equipped with a luggage rack, must not exceed 150 lbs (68 kg), and it Your vehicle may be equipped with a Roof Luggage Rack should be uniformly distributed over the cargo area.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE 173 CAUTION! (Continued) WARNING! • Travel at reduced speeds and turn corners carefully Roof rack cargo must be securely tied down before when carrying large or heavy loads on the roof driving your vehicle. Improperly secured loads may rack.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER CONTENTS ▫ Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge..182 INSTRUMENT CLUSTER ....177 ▫ Instrument Cluster With Multi-Functional WARNING LIGHTS AND MESSAGES .
176 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER ▫ Mapping And Reconfigurable Zone Display ▫ EVIC/DID Main Menu ....209 (EVIC) — If Equipped ....203 TRIP COMPUTER .
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 177 INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Instrument Cluster With Multi-Functional Display (EVIC) Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC) Cluster A — Tachometer D — Digital Indicator Fuel Level Indicator With The Reserve (the B — Digital Indicator Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light triangle symbol pointing toward the right indicates where the With Maximum Temperature fuel filler door is located)
178 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Instrument Cluster With Reconfigurable Multi-Functional Display (DID) Driver Information Display (DID) Cluster A — Tachometer D — Digital Indicator Fuel Level (the triangle symbol pointing B — Digital Indicator Engine Coolant Temperature toward the right indicates where the fuel filler door is located) C —...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 179 Speedometer (EVIC) Indicates the speed of the vehicle in MPH or km/h. Adjusting Instrument Panel Illumination (Light Sensor) Inside the speedometer, a light sensor detects ambient light conditions and adjusts the brightness of the instru- ment cluster.
180 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER The instrument works as follows: • In day mode the display is adjustable on 8 levels, the graphics for the instrument cluster and all indexes are fully illuminated and are not adjustable; • In night mode the display, the graphics, and the indexes are adjustable on 8 levels.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 181 The instrument works as follows: as it was before the repair or service. If s/he cannot do so, then the odometer must be set at zero, and a sticker must • In day mode the display is adjustable on 8 levels, the be placed in the door jamb stating what the mileage was graphics for the instrument cluster and all indexes are before the repair or service.
182 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge In the case of excessive rises in the temperature of the engine coolant, the engine may shut down. See an The temperature gauge shows engine coolant tempera- authorized dealer. ture.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 183 The main display area will normally display the main WARNING! (Continued) menu or the screens of a selected feature of the main coolant. You may want to call an authorized dealer menu. The main display area also displays pop up for service if your vehicle overheats.
184 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER • Unstored Messages Telltales On The EVIC/DID Instrument Cluster This message type is displayed indefinitely or until the Low Brake Fluid condition that activated the message is cleared. Examples • What Does It Mean of this message type are Turn Signal On (if a turn signal The light comes on when the brake fluid is left on) and Lights On (if driver leaves the vehicle).
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 185 Electric Park Brake (EPB) Engaged Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD) Failure • What Does It Mean • What Does It Mean The light comes on with Electric Park Brake The simultaneous firing of BRAKE lights (EPB) engaged.
186 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Air Bag NOTE: • What Does It Mean • If the Air Bag Warning Light does not illuminate By placing the ignition switch in MAR/ when placing the ignition in MAR/RUN, or stays RUN, the indicator light illuminates but on during MAR/RUN (together with the message should go out after a few seconds.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 187 • What To Do Seat Belt Reminder • What Does It Mean In the case of normal gear: stop the car, shut off the engine, and check that the level of coolant inside the The light comes on as a steady light with the tank is not below the minimum (MIN).
188 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Electric Park Brake Failure Anti-Lock Brake (ABS) System Failure • What Does It Mean • What Does It Mean By placing the ignition in the MAR/RUN By placing the ignition in the MAR/RUN position, the light (If Equipped) will illumi- position, the indicator light illuminates but nate but should go out after a few seconds.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 189 TPMS Failure proper pressure. Driving on a significantly under- • What Does It Mean inflated tire causes the tire to overheat and can lead to tire failure. Under-inflation also reduces fuel effi- Each tire, including the spare (if provided), ciency and tire tread life, and may affect the vehicle’s should be checked monthly when cold and handling and stopping ability.
190 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER indicator is illuminated, the system may not be able CAUTION! (Continued) to detect or signal low tire pressure as intended. equipped on your vehicle. Undesirable system opera- TPMS malfunctions may occur for a variety of rea- tion or sensor damage may result when using re- sons, including the installation of replacement or placement equipment that is not of the same size,...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 191 ESC System ESC System Disabled • What Does It Mean • What Does It Mean Intervention ESC System: The light will start By placing the ignition in the MAR/RUN to flash as soon as the tires lose traction and position, the indicator light illuminates, but the ESC system becomes active.
192 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Engine Malfunction LaneSense System • What Does It Mean • What Does It Mean The light is an integral part of the diagnostic Electronic Vehicle Information Center system of the vehicle, called OBD II. This (EVIC) —...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 193 Park/Headlight ON Indicator Front Fog Lights • What Does It Mean • What Does It Mean The light comes on by activating the park- The light comes on by activating the fog lights. ing lights or headlights.
194 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Headlights On Do not operate the vehicle until the cause is cor- • What Does It Mean rected. This light does not show how much oil is in the engine. The engine oil level must be checked The indicator light comes on by turning on the Blue under the hood.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 195 • What To Do Door Ajar If the light is either not on during starting, stays on, • What Does It Mean or turns on while driving, have the system inspected This light will illuminate to indicate that at an authorized dealer as soon as possible.
196 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Liftgate Open Warning Light stop and place it into PARK. Cycle the ignition to the • What Does It Mean STOP/OFF position; the light should turn off. This light will illuminate when the liftgate If the light remains lit with the engine running, your is open.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 197 Oil Temperature Warning Light system, the Vehicle Security Light will illuminate. • What Does It Mean This condition will result in the engine being shut off after two seconds. This light indicates engine oil temperature •...
198 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Engine Oil Pressure Sensor Failure Light Sensor Failure • What Does It Mean • What Does It Mean This light indicates engine oil pressure sen- The light illuminates in a the light sensor sor failure.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 199 6. Turn Signals Keyless Enter-N-Go™ System Failure • What Does It Mean 7. Rear Fog light The light illuminates in case of failure of 8. Reverse light the Keyless Enter-N-Go™. 9. Stop lights •...
200 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER LaneSense System Failure Loose Fuel Filler Cap/Flapper Message Indicator • What Does It Mean • What Does It Mean The light illuminates if there is dirt on the This light will illuminate when fuel filler cap windshield that could interfere with the is loose.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 201 Transmission Over Temperature Power Steering System Warning • What Does It Mean • What Does It Mean This light indicates that the automatic This light will illuminate to indicate a fail- transmission fluid temperature is running ure in the Electronic Power Steering System hot.
202 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER If any of these systems require service, the OBD II system ELECTRONIC VEHICLE INFORMATION CENTER will turn on the “Malfunction Indicator Light (MIL).” It (EVIC) / DRIVER INFORMATION DISPLAY (DID) will also store diagnostic codes and other information to EVIC/DID Description assist your service technician in making repairs.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 203 Mapping And Reconfigurable Zone Display (EVIC) — The display shows the following information, if If Equipped equipped: • Zone (1) – Date (Centered) – Compass (Centered) – Time (Centered) – External Temp. (Centered) •...
204 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER • Zone (4) • Zone (5) – Audio Info (Centered) – Trip and Fuel Label (Left) – Title (Centered) – Trip and Fuel Units (Left) – Title Number (Centered) – Trip and Fuel Value (Right) –...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 205 • Zone (1) – Includes 1A and 1B combined Mapping And Reconfigurable Zone Display (DID) — (If Equipped) – TRIP Info (Centered) – Title (Centered) – Audio Info (Centered) • Zone (1A) – Up and down arrow (Left) –...
206 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER • Zone (2) • Zone (7) – Double scale (Centered) – Red Telltales (Centered) • Zone (2 & 3) • Zone (8) – Ignition Button Info (Centered) – Amber Telltales (Centered) • Zone (4) •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 207 • Zone (14) Oil Change Reset – Soft Telltale (Centered) Oil Change Due – Cruise Control ICON (Centered) Your vehicle is equipped with an engine oil change • Zone (15) indicator system. The “Oil Change Due” message will display in the DID for five seconds after a single chime –...
208 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 2. Fully depress the accelerator pedal, slowly, three times within 10 seconds. 3. Without pushing the brake pedal, push the ENGINE START/STOP button once to return the ignition to the OFF/LOCK position. NOTE: If the indicator message illuminates when you start the vehicle, the oil change indicator system did not reset.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 209 • UP Arrow Button • OK Button Push and release the UP arrow button to scroll The OK button may be used for the following: upward through main menu Select submenus. Reset (hold) •...
210 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Menu Items Speedometer The Menu has the following options: Push and release the UP or DOWN arrow button until “Speedometer” is highlighted in the EVIC. Push the OK • Speedometer button to change the speedometer scale from MPH •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 211 • Transmission Temperature • Intensity LaneSense Display the temperature of the automatic transmission (if Using this function, you can select the force applied to equipped). the steering wheel to keep the car in the roadway through the electrical drive system due to LaneSense.
212 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Trip The information displayed is: • “Radio (AM or FM)” This menu item allows you to view information about the Trip Computer. View Radio Station Name (if equipped), frequency, and The information displayed, for Trip A and for Trip B, are: graphical icon •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 213 The information that can be displayed is the connection Display Setup status of the mobile phone (phone connected or discon- This menu item allows you to change the position of the nected), the active telephone calls/incoming/on hold, information on the display.
214 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER • Full PNRD In the central area of the display, you can view all of the information listed above as well as the following: (Default): The right side of the display the letters PNRD, •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 215 Restore Default Settings Vehicles Equipped With Multifunctional Display Reconfigurable: Menu items Display (you can select Selecting this item, and you can reset and restore the only the items See Phone and See Navigation, Secu- default settings.
216 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER • See Navigation: allows you to view, on the instrument Possible options are: cluster display, information relating to the navigation • Set Time: adjust hours/minutes mode. • Set Format: adjust the time format 12h (12 hours) or Units Of Measure 24h (24 hours) By selecting the item Units of measure, you can select...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 217 • Hill Start Assist: • ParkSense Vol.: a selection of the volume of acoustic signals provided by ParkSense Activation/Deactivation of the Hill Start Assist system. • Front Parks. Vol.: selection of the volume of the beeps Safety &...
218 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER • Buzzer Volume • Auto. High Beam: activate/deactivate the automatic main beam headlights (If Equipped) • Maintenance Brakes (If Equipped): activation of the • Daytime Lights: activate/deactivate the daytime run- procedure to carry out braking system maintenance ning lights •...
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 219 • Sound Horn With Lock: activate/deactivate the horn Compass when pressing the LOCK button on the RKE. The By selecting the item Compass, you can view and options are Off, First Press,” and Second Press. change the following settings: •...
220 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER Variance Compass Variance is the difference between Magnetic North and Geographic North. To compensate for the differences, the variance should be set for the zone where the vehicle is driven, per the zone map. Once properly set, the compass will automatically compensate for the differences and provide the most accurate compass head- ing.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 221 TRIP COMPUTER Quantities Displayed The Trip computer is used to display information on car Distance Travelled operation when the key is turned to the MAR/RUN Indicates the distance travelled by the start of the new position.
222 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT CLUSTER OK Button Short Push Of The Button: display of various parameters. Long Push Of The Button: reset quantities and begin a new trip. New trip Starts after reset: • Manual by pushing the OK button. •...
SAFETY CONTENTS ▫ ESC Activation/Malfunction Indicator Light And BRAKE SYSTEM ..... . .225 ESC OFF Indicator Light ....240 ELECTRONIC BRAKE CONTROL SYSTEM .
224 SAFETY ▫ Safety Checks You Should Make Inside The SAFETY TIPS ......299 Vehicle ......301 ▫...
SAFETY 225 BRAKE SYSTEM WARNING! • Riding the brakes can lead to brake failure and Your vehicle is equipped with dual hydraulic possibly a collision. Driving with your foot resting brake systems. If either of the two hydraulic or riding on the brake pedal can result in abnor- systems loses normal capability, the remaining mally high brake temperatures, excessive lining system will still function.
226 SAFETY • Understeer - when the vehicle is turning less than ELECTRONIC BRAKE CONTROL SYSTEM appropriate for the steering wheel position. This system enhances directional control and stability of the vehicle under various driving conditions. ESC cor- The “ESC Activation/Malfunction Indicator Light” lo- rects for oversteering or understeering of the vehicle by cated in the instrument cluster will start to flash as soon applying the brake of the appropriate wheel to assist in...
SAFETY 227 computer to modulate hydraulic pressure, to prevent WARNING! (Continued) wheel lock-up and help avoid skidding on slippery prevailing road conditions. ESC cannot prevent col- surfaces. lisions, including those resulting from excessive All vehicle wheels and tires must be the same size and speed in turns, driving on very slippery surfaces, or type, and tires must be properly inflated, to produce hydroplaning.
228 SAFETY The ABS pump motor runs during the self-test at 12 mph WARNING! (Continued) (20 km/h) and during an ABS stop. The pump motor • The ABS cannot prevent collisions, including those makes a low humming noise during operation, which is resulting from excessive speed in turns, following normal.
SAFETY 229 • Do not “ride” the brakes by resting your foot on the • After going through deep water or a car wash, brakes pedal. This could overheat the brakes and result in may become wet, resulting in decreased performance unpredictable braking action, longer stopping dis- and unpredictable braking action.
230 SAFETY or the “Full Off” mode. Refer to “Electronic Stability WARNING! Control (ESC)” in this section for further information. The Brake Assist System (BAS) cannot prevent the Brake Assist System (BAS) natural laws of physics from acting on the vehicle, The BAS is designed to optimize the vehicle’s braking nor can it increase the traction afforded by prevailing capability during emergency braking maneuvers.
SAFETY 231 applies the appropriate brake and may also reduce WARNING! (Continued) engine power to lessen the chance that wheel lift will Mitigation (ERM) cannot prevent all wheel lift or occur. ERM will only intervene during very severe or rollovers, especially those that involve leaving the evasive driving maneuvers.
232 SAFETY the vehicle will roll down the hill as normal. The system WARNING! will release brake pressure in proportion to amount of throttle applied. There may be situations where the Hill Start Assist (HSA) will not activate and slight rolling may occur, The following conditions must be met in order for HSA to such as on minor hills or with a loaded vehicle, or activate:...
SAFETY 233 Hill Descent Control (HDC) — If Equipped HDC has three states: 1. Off (feature is not enabled and will not activate). 2. Enabled (feature is enabled and ready but activation conditions are not met, or driver is actively overriding with brake or throttle application).
234 SAFETY • Vehicle is on a downhill grade of insufficient magni- Activating HDC tude (less than approximately 8%), is on level ground, Once HDC is enabled, it will activate automatically if or is on an uphill grade. driven down a grade of sufficient magnitude (greater •...
SAFETY 235 Feedback To The Driver: WARNING! The instrument cluster has an HDC icon and the HDC HDC is only intended to assist the driver in control- switch has an LED which offer feedback to the driver ling vehicle speed when descending hills. The driver about the state HDC is in.
236 SAFETY the intended path, ESC applies the brake of the appro- WARNING! priate wheel to assist in counteracting the oversteer or understeer condition. The Electronic Stability Control (ESC) cannot pre- vent the natural laws of physics from acting on the •...
SAFETY 237 ESC Operation Modes mode whenever the vehicle is started or the power transfer unit (if equipped) is shifted out of 4WD LOW To disable ESC and other safety systems, follow the range. This mode should be used for most driving instruction below.
238 SAFETY NOTE: To improve the vehicle’s traction when driving with snow chains, or when starting off in deep snow, sand, or gravel, it may be desirable to switch to the “Partial Off” mode by momentarily pressing the “ESC Off” button. Once the situation requiring “Partial Off” mode is overcome, turn ESC back on by momentarily pressing the “ESC Off”...
SAFETY 239 In this mode, ESC and TCS are turned off (except for the WARNING! (Continued) “limited slip” feature described in the TCS section) until enhanced vehicle stability offered by the ESC sys- the vehicle reaches a speed of 40 mph (64 km/h). At tem is reduced.
240 SAFETY NOTE: In SAND and MUD the active safety systems are partially disabled and put in place to ensure maximum • “Full Off” is the only operating mode for ESC in 4WD performance in the specific mode of operation. However, LOW range.
SAFETY 241 light remains on after several ignition cycles, and the NOTE: vehicle has been driven several miles/kilometers at • The “ESC Activation/Malfunction Indicator Light” speeds greater than 30 mph (48 km/h), see your autho- and the “ESC OFF Indicator Light” come on momen- rized dealer as soon as possible to have the problem tarily each time the ignition switch is turned ON.
242 SAFETY Trailer Sway Control (TSC) WARNING! TSC uses sensors in the vehicle to recognize an exces- If TSC activates while driving, slow the vehicle sively swaying trailer and will take the appropriate down, stop at the nearest safe location, and adjust the actions to attempt to stop the sway.
SAFETY 243 OCCUPANT RESTRAINT SYSTEMS 2. If a child from 2 to 12 years old (not in a rear-facing child restraint) must ride in the front passenger seat, Some of the most important safety features in your move the seat as far back as possible and use the vehicle are the restraint systems: proper child restraint.
244 SAFETY 6. All occupants should always wear their lap and WARNING! shoulder belts properly. • Never place a rear-facing child restraint in front of 7. The driver and front passenger seats should be moved an air bag. A deploying Passenger Advanced Front back as far as practical to allow the Advanced Front Air Bag can cause death or serious injury to a child Air Bags room to inflate.
SAFETY 245 ejection and the risk of injury caused by striking the respective seat belts are buckled. The driver should inside of the vehicle. Everyone in a motor vehicle should instruct all other occupants to buckle their seat belts. If an be belted at all times.
246 SAFETY In addition to the BeltAlert warning sequence that begins Lap/Shoulder Belts when the vehicle speed is over 5MPH (8km/h), when the All seating positions in your vehicle are equipped with ignition switch is turned to ON/RUN from OFF position lap/shoulder belts.
SAFETY 247 WARNING! (Continued) WARNING! (Continued) • In a collision, you and your passengers can suffer • Wearing your seat belt incorrectly could make your much greater injuries if you are not properly buck- injuries in a collision much worse. You might led up.