2017 Jeep Renegade Owner's Manual

2017 Jeep Renegade owners manual
Year:
2017
Make:
Jeep
Model:
Renegade
Rating:
(7)

Online manual

Size:
6.31 MB

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
5
INTRODUCTION
6
Essential Information
7
Symbols
8
WARNINGS AND CAUTIONS
9
VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS/ALTERATIONS
9
GRAPHICAL TABLE OF CONTENTS
11
FRONT VIEW
12
REAR VIEW
13
INSTRUMENT PANEL
14
INTERIOR
15
Key Fob With Remote Control
21
To Unlock The Doors And Liftgate
22
To Lock The Doors And Liftgate
22
Programming Additional Key Fobs
23
Request For Additional Key Fobs
23
Remote Start Cancel Message — If Equipped
26
How To Use Remote Start
26
To Enter Remote Start Mode
27
To Exit Remote Start Mode Without Driving The Vehicle
27
To Exit Remote Start Mode And Drive The Vehicle
27
Remote Start Comfort Systems — If Equipped
28
Remote Start Windshield Wiper De–Icer Activation — If Equipped
28
Customer Key Programming
29
Replacement Keys
29
To Arm The System
30
To Disarm The System
31
Manual Door Locks
32
Power Door Locks
33
Keyless Enter-N-Go — Passive Entry — If Equipped
34
Dead Lock Device — If Equipped
38
Manual Front Seats
40
Manual Front Seats Forward/Rearward Adjustment
41
Height Adjustment
41
Manual Recline Adjustment
41
Power Adjustment (Front) — If Equipped
41
Adjusting The Seat Forward Or Rearward
42
Adjusting The Seat Up Or Down
42
Tilting The Seat Up Or Down
42
Reclining The Seatback
42
Power Lumbar Adjustment— If Equipped
43
Heated Seats — If Equipped
43
Rear Seats
44
Front Head Restraints
48
Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column
50
Inside Day/Night Mirror
51
Auto Dimming Mirror — If Equipped
51
Outside Mirrors
52
Power Adjustment Mirrors — If Equipped
52
Manual Adjustment Mirrors — If Equipped
53
Folding Mirror
53
Headlights
54
Daytime Running Lights (DRL) — If Equipped
54
High Beams
54
Flash-To-Pass
55
Automatic Lighting — If Equipped
55
Light Sensor
55
Automatic High Beam Headlamp Control — If Equipped
56
Parking Lights
56
Headlight Delay
56
Front Fog Lights — If Equipped
57
Courtesy Lights
58
Interior Lights Dimmer Switch
58
Front Lights
59
Rear Lights
60
Vehicles With Retractable Roof
61
Dome Light Timing
61
Internal Compartment Lights
62
Illuminated Vanity Mirrors — If Equipped
62
Front Wiper Operation
64
Rain Sensing Wipers — If Equipped
64
Rear Wiper Operation
66
Air Outlet And Diffuser Locations — Passenger Compartment
68
Manual Climate Controls Overview
69
Manual Climate Control Descriptions
70
Automatic Climate Control Overview
74
Automatic Climate Control Descriptions
74
Automatic Temperature Control (ATC) — If Equipped
81
Operating Tips
82
Summer Operation
82
Winter Operation
82
Vacation/Storage
83
Window Fogging
83
Outside Air Intake
83
Cabin Air Filter
83
Power Window Controls
85
Auto-Down Feature
86
Auto-Up Feature With Auto-Reverse Protection — If Equipped
86
Reset Auto-Up
86
Removable Roof — If Equipped
87
Power My Sky — If Equipped
88
Removing And Installing Panels
89
Bag For Housing Panels — If Equipped
95
Emergency Open/Close
97
To Open The Hood
98
Opening
101
Closing
103
Cargo Area Features
104
Glove Compartment
111
Sun Visors
112
Power Outlets
113
Power Inverter — If Equipped
115
Cigar Lighter — If Equipped
116
Ashtray — If Equipped
117
Front Armrest
118
Cupholders
119
Handle Grip
120
ROOF LUGGAGE RACK — IF EQUIPPED
120
Instrument Cluster Display Location And Controls
127
Oil Change Reset
129
Instrument Cluster Display Menu Items
129
Speedometer
129
Vehicle Info
129
Fuel Economy
130
Trip Info
130
Stored Messages
130
Screen Setup
130
Red Telltale Lights
136
Seat Belt Reminder Warning Light
136
Air Bag Warning Light
137
Brake Warning Light
138
Vehicle Security Warning Light
140
Oil Pressure Warning Light
140
Oil Pressure Fail Warning Light
141
Oil Temperature Warning Light
141
Battery Charge Warning Light
142
Engine Temperature Warning Light
142
Electric Power Steering Fail Warning Light
143
Door Open Warning Light
143
Hood Open Warning Light — If Equipped
143
Liftgate Open Warning Light
144
Transmission Fault Warning Light
144
Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) Warning Light — If Equipped
145
Yellow Telltale Lights
146
Automatic Headlight Fail
146
Rain Sensor Failure
146
Anti-Lock Brake (ABS) Indicator Light
147
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Indicator Light
148
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) OFF Indicator Light — If Equipped
149
Electronic Park Brake Fail Light
149
Fuel Level Sensor Failure
149
Fuel Cutoff Indicator Light — If Equipped
150
Forward Collision Indicator Light — If Equipped
150
Forward Collision Warning Off Warning (FCW) Light
150
Icy Road Condition Indicator Light — If Equipped
151
Keyless System Failure
151
Low Fuel Warning Light
151
LaneSense Indicator Light — If Equipped
152
LaneSense Failure Indicator Light — If Equipped
152
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Indicator Light — If Equipped
153
Engine Malfunction Warning Light
153
Service Stop/Start System Indicator Light — If Equipped
155
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Warning Light
155
Audio System Failure Light — If Equipped
157
Exterior Bulb Failure Indicator Light — If Equipped
158
Side Distance Warning — If Equipped
158
Towing Hook Breakdown Light — If Equipped
158
Transmission Temperature Indicator Light
159
Vehicle Security Indicator Light
160
Wait To Start Light — If Equipped
160
Green Telltale Lights
161
Automatic High Beam Indicator Light — If Equipped
161
Cruise Control Set Indicator Light — If Equipped
161
Front Fog Indicator Light — If Equipped
161
Hazard Warning Lights
162
Park/Headlight ON Indicator Light
162
Turn Signal Warning Lights
162
Stop/Start Active Indicator Light — If Equipped
163
Blue Telltale Lights
163
High Beam Indicator Light
163
White Telltale Lights
164
Cruise Control Ready Indicator Light
164
Light Sensor Failure
164
Set Speed Warning Light — If Equipped
165
Gray Telltale Lights
165
Onboard Diagnostic System (OBD II) Cybersecurity
166
EMISSIONS INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS
167
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
170
Anti-Lock Brake Warning Light
171
Electronic Brake Control System
171
Brake Assist System (BAS)
171
Hill Start Assist (HSA)
172
Trailer Sway Control (TSC) — If Equipped
173
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
173
ESC Operation Modes
175
ESC Activation/Malfunction Indicator Light And ESC OFF Indicator Light
178
Electronic Roll Mitigation (ERM)
179
Traction Control System (TCS)
179
Dynamic Steering Torque (DST)
180
Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) — If Equipped
182
Rear Cross Path (RCP)
188
Modes Of Operation
189
Blind Spot Monitoring Fault Warnings
189
General Information
190
Forward Collision Warning (FCW) With Mitigation Operation — If Equipped
190
Turning FCW On Or Off
192
Changing FCW Sensitivity
193
FCW Limited Warning
193
Service FCW Warning
194
Precautions While Driving With FCW
195
General Information
197
Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS)
197
Base System
200
Tire Pressure Monitor System Operation
201
Occupant Restraint Systems Features
205
Important Safety Precautions
205
Seat Belt Systems
206
Enhanced Seat Belt Use Reminder System (BeltAlert)
207
Lap/Shoulder Belts
208
Lap/Shoulder Belt Operating Instructions
210
Lap/Shoulder Belt Untwisting Procedure
212
Adjustable Upper Shoulder Belt Anchorage
212
Seat Belts And Pregnant Women
213
Seat Belt Pretensioner
214
Energy Management Feature
214
Switchable Automatic Locking Retractors (ALR)
214
Supplemental Restraint Systems (SRS)
216
Air Bag System Components
216
Air Bag Warning Light
217
Redundant Air Bag Warning Light
218
Front Air Bags
218
Driver And Passenger Front Air Bag Features
219
Front Air Bag Operation
220
Knee Impact Bolsters
220
Supplemental Driver Knee Air Bag
221
Supplemental Side Air Bags
221
Air Bag System Components
225
If A Deployment Occurs
225
Enhanced Accident Response System
226
Enhanced Accident Response System Reset Procedure
227
Maintaining Your Air Bag System
228
Event Data Recorder (EDR)
229
Child Restraints
229
Summary Of Recommendations For Restraining Children In Vehicles
231
Infant And Child Restraints
231
Older Children And Child Restraints
232
Children Too Large For Booster Seats
233
Recommendations For Attaching Child Restraints
234
Lower Anchors And Tethers For CHildren (LATCH) Restraint System
235
LATCH Positions For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle
235
Locating The LATCH Anchorages
238
Locating The Upper Tether Anchorages
238
Center Seat LATCH
239
To Install A LATCH-Compatible Child Restraint
239
How To Stow An Unused Switchable-ALR (ALR) Seat Belt
240
Installing Child Restraints Using The Vehicle Seat Belt
240
Lap/Shoulder Belt Systems For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle
241
Installing A Child Restraint With A Switchable Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR):
242
Installing Child Restraints Using The Top Tether Anchorage:
244
Transporting Passengers
245
Exhaust Gas
246
Safety Checks You Should Make Inside The Vehicle
246
Seat Belts
246
Air Bag Warning Light
247
Defroster
247
Floor Mat Safety Information
247
Periodic Safety Checks You Should Make Outside The Vehicle
249
Tires
249
Lights
249
Door Latches
249
Fluid Leaks
249
Tip Start Feature
254
If Engine Fails To Start
254
Cold Weather Operation
255
Extended Park Starting
255
After Starting — Warming Up The Engine
256
Stopping The Engine
256
Turbocharger “Cool Down” — If Equipped
256
Auto Park Brake
260
SafeHold
260
Shifting
263
Recommended Vehicle Shift Speeds
263
Downshifting
264
Gear Selector
266
Gear Ranges
268
Transmission Limp Home Mode
272
Ignition Park Interlock
273
Brake/Transmission Shift Interlock System
273
Activation
275
Setting A Desired Speed
275
Varying The Speed
275
Accelerating For Passing
276
Resume Speed
276
Rear ParkSense Sensors
277
Enabling And Disabling Rear ParkSense
278
Service The Rear ParkSense System
279
LaneSense Operation
281
Turning LaneSense On Or Off
282
LaneSense Warning Message
282
Changing LaneSense Status
287
Mode Selection Guide
292
Certification Label
296
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
296
Payload
296
Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR)
296
Tire Size
297
Rim Size
297
Inflation Pressure
297
Curb Weight
297
Common Towing Definitions
298
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
298
Gross Trailer Weight (GTW)
298
Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR)
298
Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR)
298
Tongue Weight (TW)
299
Frontal Area
299
Trailer Sway Control — Mechanical
299
Weight-Carrying Hitch
299
Weight-Distributing Hitch
299
Trailer Hitch Classification
300
Trailer Towing Weights (Maximum Trailer Weight Ratings)
301
Trailer And Tongue Weight
301
Towing Requirements
302
Towing Requirements — Tires
303
Towing Requirements — Trailer Brakes
303
Towing Requirements — Trailer Lights And Wiring (If Equipped)
304
Towing Tips
305
Automatic Transmission — If Equipped
306
AutoStick
306
Speed Control — If Equipped
306
Towing This Vehicle Behind Another Vehicle
307
On-Road Driving Tips
308
Off-Road Driving Tips
309
When To Use 4WD LOW Range
309
Driving Through Water
309
Driving In Snow, Mud And Sand
310
Hill Climbing
310
Traction Downhill
311
After Driving Off-Road
311
IN CASE OF EMERGENCY
313
HAZARD WARNING FLASHERS
315
General Information
319
Replacement Bulbs
320
Replacing Exterior Bulbs
322
General Information
340
Access To The Fuses
342
Engine Compartment Fuses/Distribution Unit
342
Body Computer Fuse Center
347
Jack Location/Spare Tire Stowage
352
Preparations For Jacking
353
Jacking Instructions
354
Tire Service Kit Storage
360
Tire Service Kit Components And Operation
360
Tire Service Kit Usage Precautions
362
Preparations For Jump Start
364
Jump Starting Procedure
365
REFUELING IN EMERGENCY
366
IF YOUR ENGINE OVERHEATS
366
GEAR SELECTOR OVERRIDE
367
Front Wheel Drive (FWD)
371
Four-Wheel Drive (4WD)
372
Emergency Tow Hooks — If Equipped
372
ENHANCED ACCIDENT RESPONSE SYSTEM (EARS)
374
EVENT DATA RECORDER (EDR)
374
1.4L Turbo Engine
384
2.4L Engine
385
Checking Oil Level
385
Cooling System
386
Coolant Checks
387
Adding Washer Fluid
387
Engine Oil
388
Checking Oil Level
388
Change Engine Oil — Gasoline Engine
389
Engine Oil Selection — 1.4L Turbo Engine
389
Engine Oil Selection — 2.4L Engine
389
Engine Oil Viscosity (SAE Grade) — 1.4L Turbo Engine
389
Engine Oil Viscosity (SAE Grade) — 2.4L Engine
390
Materials Added To Engine Oil
390
Disposing Of Used Engine Oil And Oil Filters
390
Engine Oil Filter
390
Engine Air Cleaner Filter
390
Air Conditioner Maintenance
391
Refrigerant Recovery And Recycling — R–1234yf
392
A/C Air Filter
392
Body Lubrication
392
Windshield Wiper Blades
392
393
Front Wiper Blade Removal/Installation
393
Rear Wiper Blade Removal/Installation
393
Exhaust System
394
Cooling System
395
Coolant Checks
396
Cooling System — Drain, Flush And Refill
396
Selection Of Coolant
396
Adding Coolant
397
Cooling System Pressure Cap
398
Disposal Of Used Coolant
399
Coolant Level
399
Points To Remember
399
Brake System
400
Brake Master Cylinder
400
Manual Transmission — If Equipped
402
Lubricant Selection
402
Fluid Level Check
402
Frequency Of Fluid Change
402
Automatic Transmission — If Equipped
402
Selection Of Lubricant
402
Special Additives
403
Fluid Level Check
403
Fluid And Filter Changes
403
Tire Safety Information
405
Tire Markings
405
Tire Identification Number (TIN)
406
Tire Terminology And Definitions
408
Tire Loading And Tire Pressure
409
Loading
410
Tires — General Information
412
Tire Pressure
412
Tire Inflation Pressures
414
Tire Pressures For High Speed Operation
414
Radial Ply Tires
415
Run Flat Tires — If Equipped
415
Tire Spinning
416
Tread Wear Indicators
416
Life Of Tire
417
Replacement Tires
417
Tire Types
418
All Season Tires — If Equipped
418
Summer Or Three Season Tires — If Equipped
419
Snow Tires
419
Spare Tires — If Equipped
420
Spare Tire Matching Original Equipped Tire And Wheel — If Equipped
420
Compact Spare Tire — If Equipped
420
Full Size Spare — If Equipped
421
Limited Use Spare — If Equipped
421
Wheel And Wheel Trim Care
421
Tire Chains (Traction Devices)
423
Treadwear
426
Traction Grades
426
Temperature Grades
426
Protection From Atmospheric Agents
428
What Causes Corrosion?
428
Body And Underbody Maintenance
428
Cleaning Headlights
428
Preserving The Bodywork
429
Washing
429
Seats And Fabric Parts
430
Seat Belt Maintenance
430
Plastic And Coated Parts
431
Cleaning Plastic Instrument Cluster Lenses
431
Leather Parts
431
Glass Surfaces
432
Chassis Number
434
1.4L Turbo Engine
436
2.4L Engine
437
Reformulated Gasoline
437
Gasoline/Oxygenate Blends
437
E-85 Usage In Non-Flex Fuel Vehicles
438
CNG And LP Fuel System Modifications
438
MMT In Gasoline
438
Materials Added To Fuel
438
Fuel System Cautions
439
Carbon Monoxide Warnings
440
Engine
441
Chassis
442
MULTIMEDIA
443
UCONNECT RADIOS
445
Buttons On The Faceplate
447
Buttons On The Touchscreen
447
Customer Programmable Features — Uconnect 5.0 Settings
447
Display
448
Units
449
Voice
449
Clock & Date
450
Safety/Assistance
450
Brakes — If Equipped
455
Lights
456
Doors & Locks
457
Engine Off Options
459
Phone/Bluetooth
459
SiriusXM Setup — If Equipped
460
Restore Settings
461
Clear Personal Data
462
Customer Programmable Features — Uconnect 6.5 NAV Settings
462
Display
463
Units
464
Voice
464
Clock
465
Safety & Driving Assistance
466
Lights
470
Doors & Locks
471
Engine Off Options
472
Audio
473
Phone/Bluetooth
474
SiriusXM Setup — If Equipped
474
Restore Settings Defaults
476
Clear Personal Data
476
Radio Operation
478
Introducing Uconnect
480
Get Started
481
Basic Voice Commands
482
Radio
482
Media
483
Phone
484
Voice Text Reply
485
Navigation (6.5 NAV)
486
Uconnect Access* (6.5/6.5 NAV)
487
Registration (6.5/6.5 NAV)
488
Mobile App (6.5 NAV)
488
Voice Texting (6.5 NAV)
489
Yelp (6.5 NAV)
489
SiriusXM Travel Link (6.5 NAV)
490
Siri Eyes Free — If Equipped
491
General Information
493
Additional Information
493
Prepare For The Appointment
496
Prepare A List
496
FCA US LLC Customer Center
497
FCA Canada Inc. Customer Center
497
In Mexico Contact
497
Puerto Rico And U.S. Virgin Islands
497
Customer Assistance For The Hearing Or Speech Impaired (TDD/TTY)
497
Service Contract
498
WARRANTY INFORMATION
499
In The 50 United States And Washington, D.C.
499
In Canada
499
PUBLICATION ORDER FORMS
499
INDEX
501

FAQ about the 2017 Jeep Renegade Manual

What contains the 2017 Renegade manual?

The Jeep Renegade owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Jeep to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Jeep Renegade. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Jeep Renegade 2017 owner's manual:

  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Jeep Renegade owners can do
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues

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