2007 Jeep Patriot Owner's Manual

2007 Jeep Patriot owners manual
Year:
2007
Make:
Jeep
Model:
Patriot
Rating:
(4)

Online manual

Size:
7.26 MB

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
4
INTRODUCTION
5
Roll Over Warning
5
HOW TO USE THIS MANUAL
6
WARNINGS AND CAUTIONS
8
VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
8
VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS/ALTERATIONS
9
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE
10
A WORD ABOUT YOUR KEYS
13
Ignition Key Removal
13
Locking Doors With The Key
14
Key-In-Ignition Reminder
15
SENTRY KEY - IF EQUIPPED
15
Replacement Keys
16
Sentry Key Programming
17
General Information
17
STEERING WHEEL LOCK - Manual Transmission Only
17
If You Wish To Manually Lock The Steering Wheel
18
To Release The Steering Wheel Lock
18
Automatic Transaxle Ignition Interlock System
18
DOOR LOCKS
18
Manual Door Locks
19
Power Door Locks
20
Child-Protection Door Lock System (Rear Doors) - If Equipped
24
REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY - IF EQUIPPED
25
To unlock the doors and liftgate
26
To lock the doors and liftgate
27
Using The Panic Alarm
27
To Turn Off Flash Lights With Lock
28
Programming Additional Transmitters
28
General Information
30
Battery Replacement
30
SECURITY ALARM SYSTEM - IF EQUIPPED
31
To set the alarm
32
To disarm the system
32
Security System Manual Override
33
LIFTGATE
33
POWER WINDOWS
35
Power Window Switches
35
Auto Down
36
Window Lockout Switch
37
OCCUPANT RESTRAINTS
37
Lap/Shoulder Belts
38
Adjustable Upper Shoulder Belt Anchorage
43
Second Row Center Lap/Shoulder Belt Operating Instructions
44
Seat Belt Pretensioners
47
Enhanced Driver Seat Belt Reminder System (BeltAlert)
48
Seat Belt Extender
49
Seat Belts And Pregnant Women
50
Driver and Front Passenger Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) - Airbag
50
Event Data Recorder (EDR)
59
Child Restraint
61
ENGINE BREAK-IN RECOMMENDATIONS
69
SAFETY TIPS
70
Exhaust Gas
70
Safety Checks You Should Make Inside The Vehicle
71
Periodic Safety Checks You Should Make Outside The Vehicle
72
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE
74
MIRRORS
79
Inside Day/Night Mirror - If Equipped
79
Outside Mirror-Drivers Side
79
Outside Mirror-Passengers Side
80
Folding Outside Mirrors - If Equipped
81
Electric Remote-Control Mirrors
81
Vanity Mirrors - If Equipped
83
Sun Visor Sliding Feature
83
HANDS-FREE COMMUNICATION (UConnect) - IF EQUIPPED
83
Operations
85
Phone Call Features
92
UConnect System Features
94
Advanced Phone Connectivity
99
Things You Should Know About Your UConnect System
100
General Information
108
SEATS
108
Front Seat Adjustment
109
Manual Seat Height Adjustment - If Equipped
110
Manual Lumbar- If Equipped
110
Drivers Seat Back Recline
111
Adjustable Head Restraints
111
Heated Seats - If Equipped
112
Fold Flat Front Passenger Seat
114
Folding Rear Seat
115
Reclining Rear Seat - If Equipped
116
TO OPEN AND CLOSE THE HOOD
117
LIGHTS
119
Map/Reading Lights
119
Multi-Function Control Lever
120
Headlights, Parking Lights, Instrument Panel Lights
120
Lights-on Reminder
121
Fog Lights - If Equipped
122
Turn Signals
122
Highbeam/Lowbeam Select Switch
123
Passing Light
124
Daytime Running Lights (DRL) - If Equipped
124
Functionality
124
WINDSHIELD WIPERS AND WASHERS
124
Windshield Washers
124
Mist Feature
125
Windshield Wiper Operation
126
Intermittent Wiper System
126
Adding Washer Fluid
127
TILT STEERING COLUMN
127
ELECTRONIC SPEED CONTROL - IF EQUIPPED
128
To Activate
128
To Set At A Desired Speed
129
To Deactivate
129
To Resume Speed
129
To Vary The Speed Setting
129
Manual Transaxle
130
To Accelerate For Passing
130
GARAGE DOOR OPENER - IF EQUIPPED
131
Programming The Universal Transceiver
132
Rolling Code Programming
134
Canadian Programming/Gate Programming
136
Operation
136
Reprogramming A Single Button
136
Security
137
ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) - IF EQUIPPED
137
ELECTRONIC BRAKE CONTROL SYSTEM - ABS/TCS/BAS/ERM/HDC/ESP
138
Anti-Lock Brake System - ABS
138
Traction Control System (TCS)
139
Brake Assist System (BAS)
139
Electronic Roll Mitigation (ERM)
140
HILL DESCENT CONTROL (HDC) - IF EQUIPPED
141
ESP (Electronic Stability Program)
142
POWER SUNROOF - IF EQUIPPED
147
OPENING SUNROOF - MANUAL
148
OPENING SUNROOF - EXPRESS MODE
148
CLOSING SUNROOF - MANUAL
148
CLOSING SUNROOF - EXPRESS MODE
148
PINCH PROTECT FEATURE
148
PINCH PROTECT OVERRIDE
149
VENTING SUNROOF - EXPRESS
149
SUNSHADE OPERATION
149
Wind Buffeting
149
Sunroof Maintenance
150
IGNITION OFF OPERATION
150
ELECTRICAL POWER OUTLETS - IF EQUIPPED
150
Electrical Outlet Use With Engine Off
152
CONSOLE FEATURES
152
CARGO AREA FEATURES
153
Cargo Light/Removable Self- Recharging Flashlight - If Equipped
153
Retractable Cargo Area Cover - If Equipped
155
Removable Load Floor
157
Cargo Tie-Down Loops
157
Fold Down Speakers - If Equipped
158
REAR WINDOW FEATURES
159
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
159
Rear Window Defroster
160
ROOF LUGGAGE RACK - IF EQUIPPED
161
UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL
164
INSTRUMENT PANEL FEATURES
168
INSTRUMENT CLUSTER-PREMIUM
169
INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DESCRIPTIONS
170
ELECTRONIC VEHICLE INFORMATION CENTER (EVIC) - If Equipped
180
EVIC Functions
182
Compass/Temperature/Audio
183
Average Fuel Economy
183
Distance To Empty (DTE)
184
Elapsed Time
184
Tire Pressure Monitor (TPM)
184
Personal Settings (Customer Programmable Features)
184
Setting The Compass Variance And Compass Calibration
187
Compass Variance
187
Compass Calibration
189
RADIO GENERAL INFORMATION
190
Radio Broadcast Signals
190
Two Types of Signals
190
Electrical Disturbances
191
AM Reception
191
FM Reception
191
ELECTRONIC DIGITAL CLOCK
191
Clock Setting Procedure
192
SALES CODE REF - AM/FM/CD (SINGLE DISC) RADIO WITH OPTIONAL SATELLITE RADIO AND HANDS FREE PHONE CAPABILITY
192
Operating Instructions - Radio Mode
193
Operation Instructions - CD Mode
196
Operation Instructions - Auxiliary Mode
198
Operating Instructions - Hands Free Phone - If Equipped
199
Operating Instructions - Satellite Radio - If Equipped
200
SALES CODE RAQ - AM/FM/CD (6-DISC) RADIO WITH OPTIONAL SATELLITE RADIO, HANDS FREE PHONE, AND VEHICLE ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEMS (VES) CAPABILITIES
200
Operating Instructions - Radio Mode
200
Operation Instructions - (CD MODE for CD Audio Play)
205
LOAD/EJECT Button (CD Mode for CD Audio Play)
207
Notes On Playing MP3 Files
209
Operation Instructions - (CD Mode for MP3 Audio Play)
211
LOAD/EJECT Button (CD Mode for MP3 Play)
211
SALES CODE REC - AM/FM/CD (6-DISC) RADIO WITH NAVIGATION SYSTEM
214
Operating Instructions - Satellite Radio (If Equipped)
214
REC Setting the Clock
214
Audio Clock Display
216
SATELLITE RADIO - IF EQUIPPED
217
System Activation
218
Electronic Serial Number/Sirius Identification Number (ESN/SID)
218
Selecting Satellite Mode in REF, and RAQ, Radios
219
Selecting a Channel
219
Storing and Selecting Pre-Set Channels
220
Using the PTY (Program Type) Button (if equipped)
220
PTY Button SCAN
220
PTY Button SEEK
221
Satellite Antenna
221
Reception Quality
221
REMOTE SOUND SYSTEM CONTROLS - IF EQUIPPED
222
Radio Operation
222
CD Player
223
CD/DVD DISC MAINTENANCE
223
RADIO OPERATION AND CELLULAR PHONES
224
CLIMATE CONTROLS
224
Climate Controls
224
Air Conditioning
227
Air Filtration System - If Equipped
229
Operating Tips
230
STARTING AND OPERATING
234
STARTING PROCEDURES
238
Automatic Transaxle
238
Manual Transaxle
239
Normal Starting
239
Extremely Cold Weather (below -20 degrees F or -29 degrees C)
239
If Engine Fails to Start
240
After Starting
240
AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE - IF EQUIPPED
241
Brake/Transmission Interlock System
242
Automatic Transaxle Ignition Interlock System
242
Gear Ranges For Continuously Variable Automatic Transaxle (CVT)
243
MANUAL TRANSAXLE OPERATION
244
Recommended Shift Speeds
246
Downshifting
246
Four Wheel Drive System - If Equipped
247
PATRIOT FREEDOM DRIVE II - SAFE OFF-ROAD DRIVING
248
Off-Road Driving Tips and Vehicle Characteristics
248
Freedom Drive II 4WD System Operation
249
Freedom Drive II - Off-Road Features
250
High Mobility Characteristics
251
Water Fording Characteristics
253
The Basics of Off-Road Driving
255
When To Use Low (L Off-Road) with the 4WD Lock Lever Engaged
255
Simultaneous Brake And Throttle Operation
256
Driving in Snow, Mud and Sand
256
Crossing Obstacles (Rocks And Other High Points)
258
Hill Climbing
261
Driving Through Water
263
Airing Down For Off-Road Driving
266
Vehicle Recovery
267
After Driving Off-Road
270
PARKING BRAKE
271
BRAKE SYSTEM
273
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) - If Equipped
274
POWER STEERING
276
TIRE SAFETY INFORMATION
277
Tire Markings
278
Tire Identification Number (TIN)
281
Tire Loading and Tire Pressure
282
TIRES - GENERAL INFORMATION
286
Tire Pressure
286
Tire Inflation Pressures
287
Radial-Ply Tires
290
Compact Spare Tire - If Equipped
290
Limited Use Spare - If Equipped
291
Tire Spinning
292
Tread Wear Indicators
292
Life of Tire
293
Replacement Tires
293
Alignment And Balance
295
TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS) - IF EQUIPPED
295
Base Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Operation - If Equipped
295
Premium System - If Equipped
297
General Information
302
TIRE CHAINS
302
SNOW TIRES
303
Tire Rotation Recommendations
303
FUEL REQUIREMENTS
304
GASOLINE ENGINES
304
Reformulated Gasoline
304
Gasoline/Oxygenate Blends
305
MMT In Gasoline
305
Materials Added to Fuel
306
Fuel System Cautions
306
Carbon Monoxide Warnings
307
ADDING FUEL
307
Fuel Filler Cap (Gas Cap)
308
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Message
309
VEHICLE LOADING
310
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
310
TRAILER TOWING
310
Common Towing Definitions
310
Trailer Hitch Classification
313
Trailer Towing Weights (Maximum Trailer Weight Ratings)
314
Trailer and Tongue Weight
315
Towing Requirements
316
Towing Tips
321
RECREATIONAL TOWING (BEHIND MOTORHOME, ETC.)
322
Towing This Vehicle Behind Another Vehicle (Flat towing with all four wheels on the ground)
323
WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES
324
HAZARD WARNING FLASHER
325
IF YOUR ENGINE OVERHEATS
325
AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE OVERHEATING
327
JACKING AND TIRE CHANGING
327
Jack Location
328
Spare Tire Stowage
328
Preparations For Jacking
328
Jacking Instructions
329
JUMP-STARTING PROCEDURES DUE TO A LOW BATTERY
331
DRIVING ON SLIPPERY SURFACES
334
Acceleration
335
Traction
335
FREEING A STUCK VEHICLE
336
TOWING A DISABLED VEHICLE
337
With Ignition Key
337
Without The Ignition Key
338
MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE
340
ENGINE COMPARTMENT - GASOLINE ENGINES
343
ONBOARD DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM - OBD II
344
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Message
345
EMISSIONS INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS
345
REPLACEMENT PARTS
347
DEALER SERVICE
347
MAINTENANCE PROCEDURES
347
Engine Oil
348
Drive Belt - Check Condition
352
Spark Plugs
352
Catalytic Converter
352
Crankcase Emission Control System
354
Fuel Filter
354
Air Cleaner Element (Filter)
354
Maintenance-Free Battery
355
Air Conditioner Maintenance
357
Power Steering - Fluid Check
358
Front Suspension Ball Joints
358
Body Lubrication
359
Windshield Wiper Blades
359
Windshield Washer Reservoir
360
Exhaust System
360
Cooling System
361
Hoses And Vacuum/Vapor Harnesses
366
Fuel System Connections
366
Brake System
367
Automatic Transaxle (CVT)
369
Manual Transaxle
370
Rear Drive Assembly (RDA )- AWD/4WD Models Only
371
Power Transfer Unit (PTU) - AWD/4WD Models Only
372
Appearance Care And Protection From Corrosion
372
FUSES/INTEGRATED POWER MODULE (IPM)
377
VEHICLE STORAGE
380
REPLACEMENT BULBS
381
BULB REPLACEMENT
382
Headlamps
382
Fog Lights
384
Tail Lights, Rear Turn Signals And Backup Lights - Replacement
385
License Lights
387
Center High-Mounted Stoplight
388
FLUIDS AND CAPACITIES
389
FLUIDS, LUBRICANTS AND GENUINE PARTS
389
Engine
389
Chassis
390
MAINTENANCE SCHEDULES
392
EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEM MAINTENANCE
393
MAINTENANCE SCHEDULES
393
Schedule B
396
Schedule A
406
IF YOU NEED CONSUMER ASSISTANCE
412
SUGGESTIONS FOR OBTAINING SERVICE FOR YOUR VEHICLE
413
Prepare For The Appointment
413
Prepare A List
413
Be Reasonable With Requests
413
IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE
413
WARRANTY INFORMATION (U.S. Vehicles Only)
416
MOPAR PARTS
416
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS
416
In Canada
417
PUBLICATION ORDER FORMS
417
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION UNIFORM TIRE QUALITY GRADES
418
Treadwear
419
Traction Grades
419
Temperature Grades
420
INDEX
422

FAQ about the 2007 Jeep Patriot Manual

What contains the 2007 Patriot manual?

The Jeep Patriot owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Jeep to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Jeep Patriot. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Jeep Patriot 2007 owner's manual:

  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications
  • Customer Assistance, with contact information for customer support
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Maintenance for your Jeep Patriot, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks

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