2014 Jeep Patriot Owner's Manual

2014 Jeep Patriot owners manual
Year:
2014
Make:
Jeep
Model:
Patriot
Rating:
(9)

Online manual

Size:
3.14 MB

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
5
INTRODUCTION
6
ROLLOVER WARNING
6
HOW TO USE THIS MANUAL
7
WARNINGS AND CAUTIONS
9
VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
9
VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS/ALTERATIONS
10
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE
11
A WORD ABOUT YOUR KEYS
14
Ignition Key Removal
14
Locking Doors With A Key
16
Key-In-Ignition Reminder
16
SENTRY KEY®
17
Replacement Keys
18
Customer Key Programming
19
General Information
20
VEHICLE SECURITY ALARM — IF EQUIPPED
20
To Arm The System
20
Rearming The System
21
To Disarm The System
21
Vehicle Security Alarm Manual Override
22
REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY (RKE) — IF EQUIPPED
22
To Unlock The Doors And Liftgate
23
Remote Key Unlock, Driver Door/All First Press
23
Illuminated Approach — If Equipped
24
To Lock The Doors And Liftgate
24
Sound Horn With Remote Key Lock
24
Flash Lights With Remote Key Lock/Unlock
25
Using The Panic Alarm
26
Programming Additional Transmitters
27
General Information
27
Transmitter Battery Replacement
27
REMOTE STARTING SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
28
How To Use Remote Start
29
Remote Start Abort Message On Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC) — If Equipped
30
To Enter Remote Start
30
To Exit Remote Start Mode Without Driving The Vehicle
31
To Exit Remote Start Mode And Drive The Vehicle
31
DOOR LOCKS
32
Manual Door Locks
32
Power Door Locks
33
Auto Lock Doors — If Equipped
34
Auto Lock Doors Programming
34
Automatic Unlock Doors On Exit
35
Automatic Unlock Doors On Exit Programming
36
Child-Protection Door Lock System — Rear Doors
37
To Engage Or Disengage The Child-Protection Door Lock System
37
POWER WINDOWS — IF EQUIPPED
38
Power Window Switches
38
Auto-Down
39
Window Lockout Switch
40
LIFTGATE
41
OCCUPANT RESTRAINTS
42
Lap/Shoulder Belts
46
Lap/Shoulder Belt Operating Instructions
47
Adjustable Upper Shoulder Belt Anchorage
51
Second Row Center Lap/Shoulder Belt Operating Instructions
52
Lap/Shoulder Belt Untwisting Procedure
55
Seat Belts In Passenger Seating Positions
55
Automatic Locking Retractor Mode (ALR) — If Equipped
56
How To Engage The Automatic Locking Mode
56
How To Disengage The Automatic Locking Mode
56
Energy Management Feature
57
Seat Belt Pretensioners
57
Supplemental Active Head Restraints (AHR)
58
Resetting Active Head Restraints (AHR)
59
Enhanced Seat Belt Use Reminder System (BeltAlert®)
62
Seat Belt Extender
63
Seat Belts And Pregnant Women
63
Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) — Air Bags
63
Air Bag System Components
65
Advanced Front Air Bag Features
65
Supplemental Seat-Mounted Side Air Bags (SAB)
67
Supplemental Side Air Bag Inflatable Curtain (SABIC)
68
Knee Impact Bolsters
70
Air Bag Deployment Sensors And Controls
70
Occupant Restraint Controller (ORC)
70
Driver And Passenger Advanced Front Air Bag Inflator Units
72
Supplemental Seat-Mounted Side Air Bag (SAB) Inflator Units
73
Supplemental Side Air Bag Inflatable Curtain (SABIC) Inflator Units
73
Front And Side Impact Sensors
74
Enhanced Accident Response System
74
If A Deployment Occurs
74
Maintaining Your Air Bag System
76
Air Bag Warning Light
77
Event Data Recorder (EDR)
77
Child Restraints
78
Summary Of Recommendations For Restraining Children In Vehicles
80
Infants And Child Restraints
81
Older Children And Child Restraints
81
Children Too Large For Booster Seats
83
Recommendations For Attaching Child Restraints
84
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) Restraint System
85
LATCH Positions For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle
86
Locating The LATCH Anchorages
89
Locating The LATCH Anchorages
90
Center Seat LATCH
90
To Install A LATCH-compatible Child Restraint
91
How To Stow An Unused ALR Seatbelt
91
Installing Child Restraints Using The Vehicle Seat Belt
92
Lap/Shoulder Belt Systems for Installing Child Restraints in this Vehicle
93
Installing A Child Restraint with a Switchable Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR)
95
Installing A Child Restraint With A Cinching Latch Plate (CINCH) — If Equipped
96
Installing Child Restraints Using The Top Tether Anchorage
97
Transporting Pets
99
ENGINE BREAK-IN RECOMMENDATIONS
99
SAFETY TIPS
100
Transporting Passengers
100
Exhaust Gas
100
Safety Checks You Should Make Inside The Vehicle
101
Seat Belts
101
Air Bag Warning Light
102
Defroster
102
Floor Mat Safety Information
102
Periodic Safety Checks You Should Make Outside The Vehicle
104
Tires
104
Lights
104
Door Latches
104
Fluid Leaks
104
UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE
105
MIRRORS
109
Inside Day/Night Mirror
109
Automatic Dimming Mirror — If Equipped
109
Outside Mirror — Driver Side
110
Outside Mirror — Passenger Side
110
Folding Outside Mirrors
111
Power Mirrors
111
Heated Mirrors — If Equipped
112
Vanity Mirrors — If Equipped
112
Sun Visor Sliding Feature
112
Uconnect® Phone — IF EQUIPPED
113
Operation
115
Voice Command Tree
115
Help Command
115
Cancel Command
116
Pair (Link) Uconnect® Phone To A Mobile Phone
116
Dial By Saying A Number
117
Call By Saying A Name
117
Add Names To Your Uconnect® Phonebook
118
Phonebook Download – Automatic Phonebook Transfer From Mobile Phone
119
Edit Uconnect® Phonebook Entries
120
Delete Uconnect® Phonebook Entry
120
Delete/Erase “All” Uconnect® Phonebook Entries
121
List All Names In The Uconnect® Phonebook
122
Phone Call Features
122
Answer Or Reject An Incoming Call — No Call Currently In Progress
122
Answer Or Reject An Incoming Call — Call Currently In Progress
123
Making A Second Call While Current Call Is In Progress
123
Place/Retrieve A Call From Hold
123
Toggling Between Calls
123
Conference Call
124
Three-Way Calling
124
Call Termination
124
Redial
124
Call Continuation
125
Uconnect® Phone Features
125
Language Selection
125
Emergency Assistance
126
Roadside Assistance
127
Paging
127
Voice Mail Calling
128
Working With Automated Systems
128
Barge In — Overriding Prompts
129
Turning Confirmation Prompts ON/OFF
129
Phone And Network Status Indicators
129
Dialing Using The Mobile Phone Keypad
129
Mute/Un-Mute (Mute ON/OFF)
130
Advanced Phone Connectivity
130
Transfer Call To And From Mobile Phone
130
Connect Or Disconnect Link Between The Uconnect® Phone And Mobile Phone
130
List Paired Mobile Phone Names
131
Select Another Mobile Phone
131
Delete Uconnect® Phone Paired Mobile Phones
132
Things You Should Know About Your Uconnect® Phone
132
Uconnect® Phone Tutorial
132
Voice Training
132
Reset
133
Voice Command
133
Far End Audio Performance
134
Recent Calls
135
Voice Text Reply
135
Bluetooth® Communication Link
137
Power-Up
137
General Information
143
VOICE COMMAND — IF EQUIPPED
143
Voice Command System Operation
143
Commands
145
Changing the Volume
145
Main Menu
145
Radio AM
146
Radio FM
146
Satellite Radio
146
Disc Mode
147
USB Mode
147
Bluetooth® Streaming (BT) Mode
147
Memo Mode
147
Setup
148
Voice Training
149
SEATS
149
Power Seats — If Equipped
150
Adjusting The Seat Forward Or Rearward
151
Adjusting The Seat Up Or Down
151
Tilting The Seat Up Or Down
151
Heated Seats — If Equipped
151
Manual Front Seat Adjustment
152
Manual Seat Height Adjustment — If Equipped
154
Manual Lumbar — If Equipped
154
Driver's Seatback Recline
155
Fold-Flat Front Passenger Seat
156
Head Restraints
157
Active Head Restraints — Front Seats
157
Rear Head Restraints
160
Folding Rear Seat
160
Reclining Rear Seat — If Equipped
162
TO OPEN AND CLOSE THE HOOD
162
LIGHTS
164
Multifunction Lever
164
Headlights And Parking Lights
165
Daytime Running Lights — If Equipped
165
Lights-On Reminder
165
Fog Lights — If Equipped
165
Turn Signals
166
Lane Change Assist
167
High/Low Beam Switch
167
Flash-To-Pass
167
Instrument Panel Dimming
167
Map/Reading Lights
168
WINDSHIELD WIPERS AND WASHERS
169
Windshield Wiper Operation
170
Intermittent Wiper System
171
Windshield Washers
171
Mist Feature
172
TILT STEERING COLUMN
172
ELECTRONIC SPEED CONTROL — IF EQUIPPED
173
To Activate
174
To Set A Desired Speed
175
To Deactivate
175
To Resume Speed
175
To Vary The Speed Setting
175
To Accelerate For Passing
176
Using Electronic Speed Control On Hills
176
GARAGE DOOR OPENER — IF EQUIPPED
177
Before You Begin Programming HomeLink®
178
Programming A Rolling Code
179
Reprogramming A Single HomeLink® Button
181
Programming A Non-Rolling Code
181
Reprogramming A Single HomeLink® Button
182
Canadian/Gate Operator Programming
182
Reprogramming A Single HomeLink® Button
183
Using HomeLink®
184
Security
184
Troubleshooting Tips
184
General Information
185
POWER SUNROOF — IF EQUIPPED
186
Opening Sunroof — Express
187
Opening Sunroof — Manual Mode
187
Closing Sunroof — Express
187
Closing Sunroof — Manual Mode
187
Pinch Protect Feature
187
Venting Sunroof — Express
188
Sunshade Operation
188
Wind Buffeting
188
Sunroof Maintenance
188
Ignition Off Operation
189
ELECTRICAL POWER OUTLETS
189
POWER INVERTER — IF EQUIPPED
192
CUPHOLDERS
194
STORAGE
194
Glove Compartment And Storage Bin
194
Door Storage
196
CONSOLE FEATURES
197
CARGO AREA FEATURES
198
Cargo Light/Removable Self-Recharging Flashlight
198
Cargo Cover
199
Removable Load Floor
201
Cargo Tie-Down Loops
201
Fold Down Speakers — If Equipped
203
REAR WINDOW FEATURES
203
Rear Window Wiper/Washer
203
Rear Window Defroster
204
ROOF LUGGAGE RACK — IF EQUIPPED
205
UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL
209
INSTRUMENT PANEL FEATURES
212
INSTRUMENT CLUSTER
213
INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DESCRIPTIONS
214
MINI-TRIP COMPUTER — IF EQUIPPED
228
Control Buttons
228
STEP Button
228
RESET Button
229
Trip Odometer (ODO)
229
ELECTRONIC VEHICLE INFORMATION CENTER (EVIC) — IF EQUIPPED
229
Engine Oil Change Indicator System — If Equipped
232
Oil Change Required
232
EVIC Functions
233
To Reset The Display
233
Compass/Temperature/Audio
234
Average Fuel Economy
234
Distance To Empty (DTE)
234
Tire Pressure Monitor (TPM)
234
Elapsed Time
235
Display Units of Measure in
235
Personal Settings (Customer-Programmable Features)
235
Language
235
Auto Lock Doors
236
Auto Unlock On Exit
236
RKE Unlock
236
Flash Lamps with Lock
236
Sound Horn with Lock
237
Headlamp Off Delay
237
Key Off Power Delay
237
Illuminated Approach
237
Hill Start Assist (HSA) — If Equipped
237
Display Units In
238
Confirmation of Voice Commands — If Equipped
238
Automatic Compass Calibration
238
Manual Compass Calibration
238
Compass Variance
239
Uconnect® 230 — AM/FM STEREO RADIO AND 6–DISC CD/DVD CHANGER (MP3/WMA AUX JACK)
240
Operating Instructions - Radio Mode
241
Power Switch/Volume Control (Rotary)
241
Electronic Volume Control
241
SEEK Buttons
241
SCAN Button
241
Voice Command Button Uconnect® Phone — If Equipped
242
Phone Button Uconnect® Phone — If Equipped
242
TIME Button
242
Clock Setting Procedure
242
INFO Button
243
RW/FF
243
TUNE Control
243
Setting the Tone, Balance, and Fade
243
MUSIC TYPE Button
244
SETUP Button
245
AM and FM Buttons
248
SET Button — To Set the Pushbutton Memory
248
Buttons 1 - 6
249
DISC Button
249
Operation Instructions - (DISC MODE for CD and MP3/WMA Audio Play, DVD-VIDEO)
249
LOAD Button — Loading Compact Disc(s)
250
Eject Button — Ejecting Compact Disc(s)
250
SEEK Button (CD MODE)
251
SCAN Button (CD MODE)
251
TIME Button (CD MODE)
251
RW/FF (CD MODE)
251
AM or FM Button (CD MODE)
251
Notes On Playing MP3/WMA Files
251
Supported Media (Disc Types)
252
Supported Medium Formats (File Systems)
252
Supported MP3/WMA File Formats
253
Playback of MP3/WMA Files
254
LIST Button (DISC Mode for MP3/WMA Play)
254
INFO Button (DISC Mode for MP3/WMA Play)
255
Operation Instructions - Auxiliary Mode
255
SEEK Button (Auxiliary Mode)
255
SCAN Button (Auxiliary Mode)
255
EJECT Button (Auxiliary Mode)
255
TIME Button (Auxiliary Mode)
256
RW/FF (Auxiliary Mode)
256
SET Button (Auxiliary Mode)
256
Operating Instructions — Voice Command System (If Equipped)
256
Operating Instructions - Uconnect® Phone (If Equipped)
256
Operating Instructions - Video Entertainment System (VES™) (If Equipped)
256
Dolby®
256
Macrovision
256
DTS™
257
Uconnect® (Satellite Radio) — If Equipped
257
System Activation
257
Electronic Serial Number/Sirius Identification Number (ESN/SID)
257
ESN/SID Access
258
Selecting Uconnect® (Satellite) Mode
258
Satellite Antenna
258
Reception Quality
258
Operating Instructions - Uconnect® (Satellite) Mode
259
SEEK Buttons
259
SCAN Button
259
INFO Button
259
RW/FF
259
TUNE Control (Rotary)
259
MUSIC TYPE Button
260
SETUP Button
260
SET Button – To Set the Pushbutton Memory
260
Buttons 1 - 6
261
Uconnect® 730N/430/430N CD/DVD/HDD/NAV — IF EQUIPPED
261
Operating Instructions (Voice Command System) — If Equipped
261
Operating Instructions (Uconnect® Phone) — If Equipped
261
Uconnect® 130
262
Operating Instructions — Radio Mode
262
Power Switch/Volume Control (Rotary)
262
Electronic Volume Control
262
SEEK Buttons
262
TIME Button
263
Clock Setting Procedure
263
RW/FF
263
TUNE Control
263
Setting the Tone, Balance, and Fade
263
AM/FM Button
264
SET/RND Button — To Set the Pushbutton Memory
264
Buttons 1 - 6
265
DISC Button
265
Operation Instructions — CD MODE For CD And MP3 Audio Play
265
Inserting Compact Disc(s)
265
EJECT Button - Ejecting a CD
266
SEEK Button
266
TIME Button
266
RW/FF
267
AM/FM Button
267
SET/RND Button (Random Play Button)
267
Notes on Playing MP3 Files
267
Supported Media (Disc Types)
267
Supported Medium Formats (File Systems)
267
Supported MP3 File Formats
268
Playback of MP3 Files
269
Operation Instructions - Auxiliary Mode
270
TIME Button (Auxiliary Mode)
270
Uconnect® 130 WITH SATELLITE RADIO
270
Operating Instructions — Radio Mode
271
Power Switch/Volume Control (Rotary)
271
Electronic Volume Control
271
SEEK Buttons
271
Voice Command System (Radio) — If Equipped
271
Voice Command Button Uconnect® Phone — If Equipped
271
Phone Button Uconnect® Phone — If Equipped
272
TIME Button
272
Clock Setting Procedure
272
INFO Button
273
RW/FF
273
TUNE Control
273
Setting the Tone, Balance, and Fade
273
MUSIC TYPE Button
274
SETUP Button
275
AM/FM Button
276
SET/RND Button — To Set the Pushbutton Memory
276
Buttons 1 - 6
276
DISC/AUX Button
276
Operation Instructions — CD MODE for CD and MP3 Audio Play
277
Inserting Compact Disc(s)
277
EJECT Button - Ejecting a CD
278
SEEK Button
278
TIME Button
278
RW/FF
278
AM/FM Button
278
SET/RND Button (Random Play Button)
279
Notes On Playing MP3 Files
279
Supported Media (Disc Types)
279
Supported Medium Formats (File Systems)
279
Supported MP3 File Formats
280
Playback of MP3 Files
281
LIST Button (CD Mode for MP3 Play)
282
INFO Button (CD Mode for MP3 Play)
282
Operation Instructions - Auxiliary Mode
282
TIME Button (Auxiliary Mode)
283
Uconnect® (Satellite Radio) — If Equipped
283
System Activation
283
Electronic Serial Number/Sirius Identification Number (ESN/SID)
284
ESN/SID Access
284
Selecting Uconnect® (Satellite) Mode
284
Satellite Antenna
284
Reception Quality
284
Operating Instructions - Uconnect® (Satellite) Mode
285
SEEK Buttons
285
SCAN Button
285
INFO Button
285
RW/FF
286
TUNE Control (Rotary)
286
MUSIC TYPE Button
286
SETUP Button
286
SET Button – To Set the Pushbutton Memory
287
Buttons 1 - 6
287
Operating Instructions - Uconnect® Phone (If Equipped)
287
iPod®/USB/MP3 CONTROL — IF EQUIPPED
287
Connecting The iPod® Or External USB Device
288
Using This Feature
289
Controlling The iPod® Or External USB Device Using Radio Buttons
289
Play Mode
289
List Or Browse Mode
291
Bluetooth Streaming Audio (BTSA)
293
Controlling BTSA Using Radio Buttons
293
Play Mode
293
Selecting A Different Audio Device
293
Next Track
293
Previous Track
294
Browse
294
STEERING WHEEL AUDIO CONTROLS
294
Radio Operation
295
CD Player
295
CD/DVD DISC MAINTENANCE
296
RADIO OPERATION AND MOBILE PHONES
296
CLIMATE CONTROLS
297
Manual Heating And Air Conditioning
297
Blower Control
297
Temperature Control
298
Mode Control (Air Direction)
298
Air Conditioning Control
300
Automatic Temperature Control (ATC) — If Equipped
301
Automatic Operation
301
Blower Control
303
Manual Operation Overide
303
Operating Tips
307
Summer Operation
307
Winter Operation
308
Vacation Storage
308
Window Fogging
308
Side Window Demisters
308
Outside Air Intake
309
A/C Air Filter — If Equipped
309
Control Setting Suggestions for Various Weather Conditions
310
STARTING AND OPERATING
311
STARTING PROCEDURES
316
Manual Transmission – If Equipped
316
Automatic Transmission – If Equipped
317
Tip Start
317
Normal Starting
317
Extreme Cold Weather (Below –20°F Or −29°C)
318
If Engine Fails To Start
318
After Starting
318
ENGINE BLOCK HEATER — IF EQUIPPED
319
MANUAL TRANSMISSION — IF EQUIPPED
319
Five–Speed Manual Transmission
319
Recommended Shift Speeds
321
Downshifting
321
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION — IF EQUIPPED
322
Key Ignition Park Interlock
324
Brake/Transmission Shift Interlock System
324
Six-Speed Automatic Transmission — If Equipped
324
Gear Ranges
325
Transmission Limp Home Mode
330
Overdrive Operation
331
Torque Converter Clutch
331
Continuously Variable Automatic Transmission (CVT) – If Equipped
332
Gear Ranges
332
AUTOSTICK® (Six-Speed Automatic Transmission)
337
OPERATION
338
FOUR-WHEEL DRIVE OPERATION — IF EQUIPPED
339
ON-ROAD DRIVING TIPS
340
OFF-ROAD DRIVING TIPS
340
When To Use Low (L Off-Road) With The 4WD Lock Lever Engaged
341
Driving In Snow, Mud And Sand
342
Snow
342
Mud
342
Sand
343
Hill Climbing
343
Before Climbing A Steep Hill
344
Driving Up Hill
344
Driving Down Hill
345
Driving Across An Incline
345
If You Stall Or Begin To Lose Headway
346
Driving Through Water
346
Before You Cross Any Type Of Water
347
Crossing Puddles, Pools, Flooded Areas Or Other Standing Water
348
After Driving Off-Road
348
POWER STEERING
349
Power Steering Fluid Check
350
PARKING BRAKE
351
BRAKE SYSTEM
354
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
355
ELECTRONIC BRAKE CONTROL SYSTEM
357
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
357
Traction Control System (TCS)
357
Brake Assist System (BAS)
358
Electronic Roll Mitigation (ERM)
359
Hill Descent Control (HDC) – If Equipped
360
Hill Start Assist (HSA) – Manual Transmission Only
361
HSA Activation Criteria
361
Disabling/Enabling HSA
362
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
363
ESC Operating Modes
364
ESC Activation/Malfunction Indicator Light And ESC OFF Indicator Light
367
TIRE SAFETY INFORMATION
368
Tire Markings
368
Tire Sizing Chart
370
Tire Identification Number (TIN)
372
Tire Terminology And Definitions
374
Tire Loading And Tire Pressure
375
Tire And Loading Information Placard Location
375
Tire And Loading Information Placard
375
Loading
376
TIRES — GENERAL INFORMATION
379
Tire Pressure
379
Safety
379
Economy
380
Ride Comfort And Vehicle Stability
380
Tire Inflation Pressures
380
Tire Pressures For High Speed Operation
382
Radial Ply Tires
382
All Season Tires – If Equipped
382
Summer Or Three Season Tires – If Equipped
383
Snow Tires
383
Spare Tire Matching Original Equipped Tire And Wheel – If Equipped
384
Compact Spare Tire – If Equipped
384
Full Size Spare – If Equipped
385
Limited-Use Spare – If Equipped
385
Tire Spinning
386
Tread Wear Indicators
387
Life Of Tire
387
Replacement Tires
388
TIRE CHAINS (TRACTION DEVICES)
389
TIRE ROTATION RECOMMENDATIONS
390
TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS)
391
Base System
393
Tire Pressure Monitoring Low Pressure Warnings
394
Check TPMS Warnings
394
Premium System – If Equipped
396
Tire Pressure Monitoring Low Pressure Warnings
396
Service TPMS Message
397
General Information
400
FUEL REQUIREMENTS
400
2.0L And 2.4L Engine
400
Reformulated Gasoline
401
Gasoline/Oxygenate Blends
401
E-85 Usage In Non-Flex Fuel Vehicles
402
MMT In Gasoline
403
Materials Added To Fuel
403
Fuel System Cautions
403
Carbon Monoxide Warnings
404
ADDING FUEL
405
Fuel Filler Cap (Gas Cap)
405
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Message
407
VEHICLE LOADING
407
Vehicle Certification Label
407
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
408
Tire Size
408
Rim Size
408
Inflation Pressure
408
Curb Weight
408
Overloading
408
Loading
409
TRAILER TOWING
409
Common Towing Definitions
410
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
410
Gross Trailer Weight (GTW)
410
Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR)
410
Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR)
410
Tongue Weight (TW)
411
Frontal Area
411
Trailer Sway Control
411
Weight-Carrying Hitch
411
Weight-Distributing Hitch
412
Trailer Hitch Classification
413
Trailer Towing Weights (Maximum Trailer Weight Ratings)
414
Trailer And Tongue Weight
415
Towing Requirements
416
Towing Requirements – Tires
418
Towing Requirements – Trailer Brakes
419
Towing Requirements – Trailer Lights And Wiring
420
Towing Tips
421
Manual Transmission – If Equipped
421
Automatic Transmission
421
Electronic Speed Control – If Equipped
422
Cooling System
422
RECREATIONAL TOWING (BEHIND MOTORHOME, ETC.)
423
Towing This Vehicle Behind Another Vehicle
423
WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES
425
HAZARD WARNING FLASHERS
426
IF YOUR ENGINE OVERHEATS
426
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION OVERHEATING
427
JACKING AND TIRE CHANGING
428
Jack Location
428
Spare Tire Stowage
429
Spare Tire Removal
429
Preparations For Jacking
429
Jacking Instructions
430
Road Tire Installation
437
Vehicles Equipped With Wheel Covers
437
Vehicles Without Wheel Covers
439
JUMP-STARTING PROCEDURES
440
Preparations For Jump-Start
441
Jump-Starting Procedure
442
FREEING A STUCK VEHICLE
444
SHIFT LEVER OVERRIDE
446
TOWING A DISABLED VEHICLE
448
With Ignition Key
449
Automatic Transmission
449
Manual Transmission
449
All Transmissions
450
MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE
451
ENGINE COMPARTMENT — 2.0L
453
ENGINE COMPARTMENT — 2.4L
454
ONBOARD DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM — OBD II
455
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Message
455
EMISSIONS INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS
456
REPLACEMENT PARTS
457
DEALER SERVICE
458
MAINTENANCE PROCEDURES
458
Engine Oil
459
Checking Oil Level
459
Change Engine Oil
460
Engine Oil Selection
460
American Petroleum Institute (API) Engine Oil Identification Symbol
460
Engine Oil Viscosity (SAE Grade)
461
Synthetic Engine Oils
461
Materials Added To Engine Oil
461
Disposing Of Used Engine Oil And Oil Filters
461
Engine Oil Filter
462
Engine Oil Filter Selection
462
Engine Air Cleaner Filter
462
Engine Air Cleaner Filter Selection
462
Maintenance-Free Battery
463
Air Conditioner Maintenance
464
Refrigerant Recovery And Recycling
465
A/C Air Filter
465
Body Lubrication
467
Windshield Wiper Blades
467
Adding Washer Fluid
468
Exhaust System
469
Cooling System
471
Coolant Checks
472
Cooling System – Drain, Flush, And Refill
472
Selection Of Coolant
472
Adding Coolant
473
Cooling System Pressure Cap
474
Disposal Of Used Engine Coolant
475
Coolant Level
475
Points To Remember
476
Brake System
477
Brake Master Cylinder
477
Automatic Transmission – If Equipped
480
Selection Of Lubricant (6-Speed Transmission)
480
Selection Of Lubricant (CVT)
480
Special Additives
481
Fluid Level Check
481
Fluid And Filter Changes
482
Manual Transmission – If Equipped
482
Lubricant Selection
482
Fluid Level Check
482
Frequency Of Fluid Change
482
Rear Drive Assembly (RDA) – AWD/4WD Models Only
483
Lubricant Selection
483
Fluid Level Check
483
Frequency Of Fluid Change
483
Power Transfer Unit (PTU) – AWD/4WD Models Only
483
Lubricant Selection
483
Fluid Level Check
483
Frequency Of Fluid Change
483
Appearance Care And Protection From Corrosion
484
Protection Of Body And Paint From Corrosion
484
What Causes Corrosion?
484
Washing
484
Special Care
485
Wheel And Wheel Trim Care
486
Stain Repel Fabric Cleaning Procedure – If Equipped
486
Interior Care
487
Cleaning Headlights
487
Glass Surfaces
488
Instrument Panel Cover
488
Instrument Panel Bezels
488
Cleaning Plastic Instrument Cluster Lenses
489
Seat Belt Maintenance
489
FUSES
489
Integrated Power Module
489
VEHICLE STORAGE
494
REPLACEMENT BULBS
494
BULB REPLACEMENT
495
Headlamps
495
Fog Lamps
496
Rear Tail, Turn Signal And Backup Lamps
496
License Lamps
496
Center High-Mounted Stoplamp
496
FLUID CAPACITIES
497
FLUIDS, LUBRICANTS AND GENUINE PARTS
498
Engine
498
Chassis
499
MAINTENANCE SCHEDULES
501
MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE
502
Maintenance Chart
504
IF YOU NEED CONSUMER ASSISTANCE
509
SUGGESTIONS FOR OBTAINING SERVICE FOR YOUR VEHICLE
511
Prepare For The Appointment
511
Prepare A List
511
Be Reasonable With Requests
511
IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE
511
Chrysler Group LLC Customer Center
512
Chrysler Canada Inc. Customer Center
512
In Mexico contact:
513
Customer Assistance For The Hearing Or Speech Impaired (TDD/TTY)
513
Service Contract
513
WARRANTY INFORMATION
514
MOPAR® PARTS
515
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS
515
In The 50 United States And Washington, D.C.
515
In Canada
515
PUBLICATION ORDER FORMS
516
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION UNIFORM TIRE QUALITY GRADES
517
Treadwear
517
Traction Grades
517
Temperature Grades
518
INDEX
519

FAQ about the 2014 Jeep Patriot Manual

What contains the 2014 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 2014 owner's manual:

  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Maintenance for your Jeep Patriot, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks
  • A brief overview of the vehicle and specifications

Where to download the 2014 Jeep Patriot Owners Manual?

The Jeep Patriot owner manual for the 2014 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Jeep Patriot year 2014 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2014 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Jeep Patriot (2014) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2014 is available in English.

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