2022 RAM 2500 3500 Owner's Manual

2022 RAM 2500 3500 owners manual
Year:
2022
Make:
RAM
Model:
2500 3500
Rating:
(7)

Online manual

Size:
17.53 MB

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
14
SYMBOLS KEY
15
VAN CONVERSIONS/CAMPERS
15
CONSUMER INFORMATION — TRUCK-CAMPER LOADING
15
VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS/ALTERATIONS
17
SYMBOL GLOSSARY
17
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE
23
KEYS
23
Key Fob
23
To Lock/Unlock The Doors And Tailgate
24
Key Left Vehicle Feature
24
Air Suspension (Remote Lowering Of The Vehicle) — If Equipped
24
Replacing The Battery In The Key Fob
25
Programming And Requesting Additional Key Fobs
26
SENTRY KEY
27
IGNITION SWITCH
27
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ Ignition
27
REMOTE START — IF EQUIPPED (GASOLINE)
28
How To Use Remote Start
29
To Exit Remote Start Mode
30
Remote Start Front Defrost Activation — If Equipped
30
Remote Start Comfort Systems — If Equipped
30
Remote Start Windshield Wiper De–Icer Activation — If Equipped
31
Remote Start Abort Message
31
REMOTE START— IF EQUIPPED (DIESEL)
31
How To Use Remote Start
31
VEHICLE SECURITY SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
32
To Arm The System
32
To Disarm The System
32
Rearming Of The System
33
Security System Manual Override
33
DOORS
33
Manual Door Locks
33
Power Door Locks — If Equipped
34
Power Side Steps — If Equipped
34
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ — Passive Entry (If Equipped)
34
Automatic Unlock Doors On Exit — If Equipped
36
Automatic Door Locks — If Equipped
37
Child-Protection Door Lock
37
STEERING WHEEL
37
Tilt Steering Column
37
Heated Steering Wheel — If Equipped
38
UCONNECT VOICE RECOGNITION — IF EQUIPPED
38
Introducing Voice Recognition
38
Basic Voice Commands
39
Get Started
39
Additional Information
40
DRIVER MEMORY SETTINGS — IF EQUIPPED
40
Programming The Memory Feature
40
Linking And Unlinking The Remote Keyless Entry Key Fob To Memory
41
Memory Position Recall
41
SEATS
41
Manual Front Seat Adjustment
42
Manual Front Seat Forward/Rearward Adjustment
42
Manual Front Seat Recline Adjustment
42
40-20-40 Front Bench Seat — If Equipped
42
Manual Rear Seat Adjustment
43
Reclining Rear Seats — If Equipped
43
Power Driver Seat Adjustment — If Equipped
43
Adjusting The Seat Forward Or Rearward
43
Adjusting The Seat Up Or Down
43
Tilting The Seat Up Or Down
44
Reclining The Seatback
44
Power Lumbar — If Equipped
44
Easy Entry/Exit Seat
44
Heated Seats — If Equipped
45
Front Heated Seats
45
Rear Heated Seats
45
Ventilated Seats — If Equipped
46
Front Ventilated Seats
46
Head Restraints
46
Front Head Restraints
46
Front Head Restraint Removal
47
Rear Head Restraint Adjustment
48
Rear Head Restraint Removal
48
DRIVER ADJUSTABLE PEDALS — IF EQUIPPED
48
MIRRORS
49
Inside Rearview Mirror
49
Manual Mirror — If Equipped
49
Automatic Dimming Mirror — If Equipped
49
Digital Rearview Mirror — If Equipped
50
Illuminated Vanity Mirror — If Equipped
50
“Slide-On-Rod” Features Of Sun Visor — If Equipped
51
Outside Mirrors
51
Outside Mirrors Folding Feature
51
Power Mirrors — If Equipped
52
Power Folding Outside Mirrors For Standard And Trailer Tow — If Equipped
52
Power Convex Mirror Switch — If Equipped
53
Trailer Towing Mirrors — If Equipped
53
Heated Mirrors — If Equipped
54
Tilt Side Mirrors In Reverse — If Equipped
54
UNIVERSAL GARAGE DOOR OPENER (HOMELINK®) — IF EQUIPPED
54
Before You Begin Programming HomeLink®
54
Erasing All The HomeLink® Channels
55
Identifying Whether You Have A Rolling Code Or Non-Rolling Code Device
55
Programming HomeLink® To A Garage Door Opener
55
Programming HomeLink® To A Miscellaneous Device
56
Reprogramming A Single HomeLink® Button
56
Canadian/Gate Operator Programming
57
Security
57
Troubleshooting Tips
57
EXTERIOR LIGHTS
58
Headlight Switch
58
Multifunction Lever
59
Daytime Running Lights (DRLs) — If Equipped
59
High/Low Beam Switch
59
Automatic High Beam Headlamp Control — If Equipped
59
Flash-To-Pass
60
Automatic Headlights — If Equipped
60
Directional LED Headlamp System — If Equipped
60
Parking Lights And Panel Lights
60
Automatic Headlights With Wipers
60
Headlight Delay
61
Lights-On Reminder
61
Front Fog Lights — If Equipped
61
Turn Signals
61
Lane Change Assist — If Equipped
61
Cargo Lights/Trailer Spotter Lights/Trailer Hitch Light With Bed Lights — If Equipped
62
Battery Saver
63
INTERIOR LIGHTS
63
Courtesy Lights
63
Courtesy/Reading Lights
63
Dimmer Controls
64
Illuminated Entry
64
WINDSHIELD WIPERS AND WASHERS
65
Windshield Wiper Operation
65
Rain Sensing Wipers — If Equipped
66
CLIMATE CONTROLS
66
Automatic Climate Control Descriptions And Functions
66
MAX A/C Button
67
A/C Button
67
Recirculation Button
67
Auto Button
67
Front Defrost Button
68
Rear Defrost Button
68
Driver And Passenger Temperature Up And Down Buttons
68
SYNC Button
68
Blower Control
69
Mode Control
69
Panel Mode
69
Bi-Level Mode
69
Floor Mode
69
Mix Mode
69
Climate Control OFF Button
69
Manual Climate Control Descriptions And Functions
70
MAX A/C Setting
70
A/C Button
70
Recirculation Button
70
Front Defrost Setting
70
Rear Defrost Button
70
Temperature Control
71
Blower Control
71
Mode Control
71
Panel Mode
71
Bi-Level Mode
71
Floor Mode
71
Mix Mode
71
Automatic Temperature Control (ATC)
72
Automatic Operation
72
Manual Operation Override
72
Climate Voice Recognition — If Equipped
72
Operating Tips
72
Summer Operation
72
Winter Operation
72
Vacation/Storage
72
Window Fogging
73
Outside Air Intake
73
Cabin Air Filter
73
Operating Tips Chart
73
INTERIOR STORAGE AND EQUIPMENT
73
Storage
73
Glove Compartment
73
Door Storage
74
Center Storage Compartment — If Equipped
74
Overhead Sunglass Storage
76
Front Bench Seat Storage — If Equipped
76
Seatback Storage — If Equipped
77
Second Row In-Floor Storage Bin — If Equipped
77
Storage Bin (Regular Cab)
77
Fold Flat Load Floor — If Equipped
78
Below Rear Seat Storage (Crew Cab)
79
USB/AUX Control
79
Electrical Power Outlets
80
Power Inverter — If Equipped
81
Wireless Charging Pad — If Equipped
83
WINDOWS
84
Power Windows
84
Automatic Window Features
84
Reset Auto-Up
85
Window Lockout Switch
85
Power Sliding Rear Window — If Equipped
85
Manual Sliding Rear Window — If Equipped
85
Wind Buffeting
85
POWER SUNROOF — IF EQUIPPED
86
Single Pane Power Sunroof — If Equipped
86
Opening Sunroof
86
Pinch Protect Feature
87
Sunshade Operation
87
Ignition Off Operation
87
Sunroof Maintenance
87
HOOD
87
To Open The Hood
87
To Close The Hood
88
TAILGATE
88
Opening
88
Electronic Tailgate Release — If Equipped
88
Closing
88
Tailgate Removal
88
Disconnecting The Rear Camera And Remote Keyless Entry
89
Bed Step — If Equipped
90
PICKUP BOX
91
Cargo Camera — If Equipped
92
Turning Cargo Camera On Or Off — With Uconnect 5/5 NAV
93
Bed Rail Tie-Down System — If Equipped
93
RAMBOX — IF EQUIPPED
95
Locking And Unlocking RamBox
95
RamBox Cargo Storage Bins
95
RamBox Safety Warning
97
RamBox Emergency Release Lever
98
Bed Divider — If Equipped
98
Divider Position
98
Storage Position
99
TRI-FOLD TONNEAU COVER — IF EQUIPPED
99
Tri-Fold Tonneau Cover Removal
99
Tri-Fold Tonneau Cover Installation
102
Tri-Fold Tonneau Cover Cleaning
104
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL
105
BASE / MIDLINE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER — GAS ENGINE
105
Base / Midline Instrument Cluster Descriptions — Gas Engine
106
PREMIUM INSTRUMENT CLUSTER — GAS ENGINE
107
Premium Instrument Cluster Descriptions — Gas Engine
108
BASE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER — DIESEL ENGINE
109
Base Instrument Cluster Descriptions — Diesel Engine
110
PREMIUM INSTRUMENT CLUSTER — DIESEL ENGINE
112
Premium Instrument Cluster Descriptions — Diesel Engine
113
INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAY
113
Instrument Cluster Display Controls
114
Oil Life Reset
115
Display Menu Items
115
Speedometer
115
Vehicle Info
116
Driver Assist — If Equipped
116
Fuel Economy
116
Trip A/Trip B
117
Trailer Tow
117
Audio
117
Messages
117
Screen Setup Menu Item
117
Commercial Settings — If Equipped
119
Diesel Messages And Warnings — 6.7L Cummins® Diesel Engine
119
Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Messages
119
Cold Ambient Derate Mode Messages
120
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Warning Messages
120
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Fault Warning Messages
121
Battery Saver On/Battery Saver Mode Message — Electrical Load Reduction Actions — If Equipped
122
WARNING LIGHTS AND MESSAGES
123
Red Warning Lights
123
Air Bag Warning Light
123
Brake Warning Light
124
Battery Charge Warning Light
124
Door Open Warning Light
124
Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) Warning Light
125
Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light
125
Hood Open Warning Light
125
Oil Pressure Warning Light
125
Oil Temperature Warning Light
125
Seat Belt Reminder Warning Light
125
Trailer Brake Disconnected Warning Light
126
Transmission Temperature Warning Light — If Equipped
126
Vehicle Security Warning Light — If Equipped
126
Yellow Warning Lights
126
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Fault Warning Light — If Equipped
126
Air Suspension Fault Warning Light — If Equipped
126
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
126
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Active Warning Light — If Equipped
126
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) OFF Warning Light — If Equipped
127
LaneSense Warning Light — If Equipped
127
Low Washer Fluid Warning Light
127
Low Fuel Warning Light
127
Low Coolant Level Warning Light
127
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Warning Light — If Equipped
127
Engine Check/Malfunction Indicator Warning Light (MIL)
127
Rear Axle Locker Fault Warning Light — If Equipped
128
Service Forward Collision Warning (FCW) Light — If Equipped
128
Service LaneSense Warning Light — If Equipped
128
Service 4WD Warning Light — If Equipped
128
Cruise Control Fault Warning Light
128
Sway Bar Fault Warning Light
128
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Warning Light
128
Yellow Indicator Lights
129
Air Suspension Alternate Trailer Height Indicator Light — If Equipped
129
Air Suspension Bed Lowering Mode Indicator Light — If Equipped
130
Air Suspension Payload Protection Indicator Light — If Equipped
130
Air Suspension Ride Height Raising Indicator Light — If Equipped
130
Air Suspension Ride Height Lowering Indicator Light — If Equipped
130
Cargo Light — If Equipped
130
Cold Ambient Derate Mode Indicator Light — If Equipped
130
Diesel Exhaust Brake Indicator Light — If Equipped
130
Forward Collision Warning (FCW) Off Indicator Light — If Equipped
130
Front And Rear Axle Lock Indicator Light
130
Low Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Indicator Light — If Equipped
130
NEUTRAL Indicator Light — If Equipped
130
Rear Axle Lock Indicator Light
130
4WD Lock Indicator Light
130
4WD Low Indicator Light — If Equipped
131
4WD High Indicator Light — If Equipped
131
Snowplow Mode Indicator Light — If Equipped
131
Sway Bar Indicator Light — If Equipped
131
TOW/HAUL Indicator Light
131
Trailer Merge Assist Indicator Light — If Equipped
131
Water In Fuel Indicator Light — If Equipped
131
Wait To Start Light — If Equipped
131
Green Indicator Lights
131
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Set With Target Light — If Equipped
131
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Set With No Target Detected Indicator Light — If Equipped
131
Cruise Control Set Indicator Light — If Equipped
131
Automatic Diesel Exhaust Brake Indicator Light — If Equipped
131
ECO Mode Indicator Light — If Equipped
132
Front Fog Indicator Light — If Equipped
132
LaneSense Indicator Light — If Equipped
132
Parking/Headlights On Indicator Light
132
Turn Signal Indicator Lights
132
White Indicator Lights
132
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Ready Light — If Equipped
132
Cruise Control Ready Indicator Light
132
Hill Descent Control (HDC) Indicator Light — If Equipped
132
LaneSense Indicator Light — If Equipped
132
Blue Indicator Lights
133
High Beam Indicator Light
133
ONBOARD DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM — OBD II
133
Onboard Diagnostic System (OBD II) Cybersecurity
133
EMISSIONS INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS
134
STARTING AND OPERATING
135
STARTING THE ENGINE — GASOLINE ENGINE
135
Automatic Transmission
135
Tip Start Feature
135
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ — Ignition
135
Normal Starting Using ENGINE START/STOP Button
135
AutoPark — Rotary Shifter and 8-Speed Transmission Only
136
If Engine Fails To Start
137
Cold Weather Operation (Below –22°F Or −30°C)
138
After Starting
138
STARTING THE ENGINE — DIESEL ENGINE
138
Automatic Transmission
139
Tip Start Feature
139
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ — Ignition
139
Normal Starting
139
Using The ENGINE START/STOP Button
139
To Turn Off The Engine Using ENGINE START/STOP Button
139
ENGINE START/STOP Button Functions — With Driver’s Foot OFF The Brake Pedal (In PARK Or NEUTRAL Position)
140
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ Starting Procedure — Engine Manifold Air Temperature 0° F To 66° F (–18° C to 19° C)
140
Extreme Cold Weather
141
Normal Starting Procedure — Engine Manifold Air Temperature Above 66° F (19° C)
141
Starting Procedure — Engine Manifold Air Temperature 0°F To 66°F (–18°C to 19°C)
141
Starting Procedure — Engine Manifold Air Temperature Below 0°F (-18°C)
142
Starting Fluids
143
NORMAL OPERATION — DIESEL ENGINE
143
Cold Weather Precautions
144
Fuel Operating Range
144
Engine Oil Usage
144
Winter Front Cover Usage
144
Battery Blanket Usage
145
Engine Warm-Up
145
Engine Idling
145
Idle-Up Feature
146
Noise
146
Stopping The Engine
146
Idle Shutdown
147
Programmable Maximum Vehicle Speed
147
Operating Precautions
147
Avoid Overheating The Engine
147
Avoid Low Coolant Temperature Operation
148
Cooling System Tips
148
Do Not Operate The Engine With Low Oil Pressure
148
Do Not Operate The Engine With Failed Parts
148
ENGINE BLOCK HEATER — IF EQUIPPED
148
ENGINE BREAK-IN RECOMMENDATIONS — GASOLINE ENGINE
149
ENGINE BREAK-IN RECOMMENDATIONS — DIESEL ENGINE
149
PARKING BRAKE
150
DIESEL EXHAUST BRAKE — ENGINE BRAKING (IF EQUIPPED)
151
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
152
Ignition Park Interlock
153
Brake/Transmission Shift Interlock (BTSI) System
153
8-Speed Automatic Transmission — If Equipped
153
Gear Ranges
154
Transmission Limp Home Mode
156
Electronic Range Select (ERS) Operation
157
When to Use TOW/HAUL Mode
157
6-Speed Automatic Transmission — If Equipped
158
Gear Ranges
158
Transmission Limp Home Mode
161
Electronic Range Select (ERS) Operation
161
Overdrive Operation
162
When To Use TOW/HAUL Mode
162
Torque Converter Clutch
163
AUXILIARY SWITCHES — IF EQUIPPED
163
ACTIVE NOISE CANCELLATION
164
FOUR-WHEEL DRIVE OPERATION — IF EQUIPPED
164
Electronically Shifted Transfer Case (8-Speed Transmission) — If Equipped
164
Shifting Procedure
166
2WD To 4WD HIGH
166
2WD Or 4WD HIGH To 4WD LOW
166
Electronically Shifted Transfer Case (6-Speed Transmission) — If Equipped
167
Shifting Procedure
169
2WD To 4WD HIGH
169
2WD Or 4WD HIGH To 4WD LOW
169
Manually Shifted Transfer Case — If Equipped
170
Shifting Procedure — Manually Shifted Transfer Case
171
2H To 4H
171
2H Or 4H To 4L
171
Transfer Case Position Indicator Light
172
AIR SUSPENSION SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
172
Description
172
Air Suspension Modes
172
Instrument Cluster Display Messages
173
Operation
173
AXLE LOCKER SYSTEM — POWER WAGON MODELS ONLY (IF EQUIPPED)
174
STABILIZER/SWAY BAR SYSTEM — POWER WAGON ONLY
175
SAFE OFF-ROAD DRIVING — POWER WAGON ONLY
176
Off-Road Driving Tips And Vehicle Characteristics
176
Skid Plates And Underbody Protection
176
Ramp Travel Index (RTI)
176
Water Fording Characteristics
177
Simultaneous Brake And Throttle Operation
177
The Basics Of Off-Road Driving
177
When To Use Low Range
177
Driving In Snow, Mud And Sand
177
Crossing Obstacles (Rocks And Other High Points)
178
Using A Spotter
178
Crossing Large Rocks
179
Crossing A Ravine, Gully, Ditch, Washout Or Rut
179
Crossing Logs
179
Getting High Centered
179
Hill Climbing
179
Driving Through Water
181
Airing Down For Off-Road Driving
182
Vehicle Recovery
182
After Driving Off-Road
184
LIMITED-SLIP DIFFERENTIAL
185
WINCH USAGE — POWER WAGON ONLY (IF EQUIPPED)
185
Things To Know Before Using Your Winch
185
General Winch Information
185
Tensioning The Winch Rope
186
Low Voltage Interrupt
186
Understanding The Features Of Your Winch
186
Winch Accessories
187
Operating Your Winch
187
General Information
188
Vehicle Recovery Using The Winch
188
Rigging Techniques
193
How To Change The Pulling Direction
193
Increasing Pulling Power
194
Double Line
194
HYDRAULIC POWER STEERING
194
Hydraulic Power Steering Fluid Check
194
CRUISE CONTROL SYSTEMS — IF EQUIPPED
195
Cruise Control
195
To Activate
195
To Set A Desired Speed
195
To Vary The Speed Setting
196
To Accelerate For Passing
196
Using Cruise Control On Hills
196
To Resume Speed
196
To Deactivate
196
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
197
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Operation
198
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Menu
198
Activating Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
198
To Activate/Deactivate
199
To Set A Desired ACC Speed
199
To Cancel
199
To Turn Off
200
To Resume
200
To Vary The Speed Setting
200
Setting The Following Distance In ACC
201
Overtake Aid
202
ACC Operation At Stop
202
Display Warnings And Maintenance
202
“Wipe Front Radar Sensor In Front Of Vehicle” Warning
202
“Clean Front Windshield” Warning
203
Service ACC/FCW Warning
203
Precautions While Driving With ACC
203
Towing A Trailer
204
Offset Driving
204
Turns And Bends
204
Using ACC On Hills
204
Lane Changing
204
Narrow Vehicles
205
Stationary Objects And Vehicles
205
PARKSENSE FRONT/REAR PARK ASSIST — IF EQUIPPED
205
ParkSense Sensors
206
ParkSense Warning Display
206
ParkSense Display
206
Enabling And Disabling Front And/Or Rear ParkSense
209
Service The ParkSense Front/ Rear Park Assist System
210
Cleaning The ParkSense System
210
ParkSense System Usage Precautions
210
LANESENSE — IF EQUIPPED
211
LaneSense Operation
211
Turning LaneSense On Or Off
212
LaneSense Warning Message
212
Changing LaneSense Status
214
PARKVIEW REAR BACK UP CAMERA
214
SURROUND VIEW CAMERA SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
216
TRAILER CAMERAS — IF EQUIPPED
221
Trailer Surround View Camera System — If Equipped
221
AUX Camera — If Equipped
224
ENGINE RUNAWAY — DIESEL ENGINE
225
REFUELING THE VEHICLE — GASOLINE ENGINE
226
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Message
227
REFUELING THE VEHICLE — DIESEL ENGINE
227
Diesel Exhaust Fluid
227
System Overview
228
Diesel Exhaust Fluid Storage
228
Adding Diesel Exhaust Fluid
228
DEF Fill Procedure
228
VEHICLE LOADING
230
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
230
Payload
230
Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR)
230
Tire Size
230
Rim Size
230
Inflation Pressure
230
Curb Weight
230
Loading
231
TRAILER TOWING
231
Common Towing Definitions
231
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
231
Gross Trailer Weight (GTW)
231
Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR)
232
Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR)
232
Tongue Weight (TW)
232
Trailer Frontal Area
232
Trailer Sway Control (TSC)
232
Weight-Carrying Hitch
232
Weight-Distributing Hitch
232
Recommended Distribution Hitch Adjustment
233
Fifth-Wheel Hitch
234
Gooseneck Hitch
234
Trailer Hitch Type and Maximum Trailer Weight
235
Trailer Towing Weights (Maximum Trailer Weight Ratings)
235
Trailer And Tongue Weight
236
Towing Requirements
236
Towing Requirements — Tires
237
Towing Requirements — Trailer Brakes
237
Integrated Trailer Brake Module (ITBM) — If Equipped
238
Towing Requirements — Trailer Lights And Wiring
240
Towing Tips
241
Automatic Transmission
241
Tow/Haul Mode
241
Cruise Control — If Equipped
242
Air Suspension System
242
SNOWPLOW
242
Before Plowing
242
Snowplow Prep Package Model Availability
242
Over The Road Operation With Snowplow Attached
243
Operating Tips
243
General Maintenance
243
RECREATIONAL TOWING (BEHIND MOTORHOME)
244
Towing This Vehicle Behind Another Vehicle
244
Recreational Towing — Two-Wheel Drive Models
245
Recreational Towing — Four-Wheel Drive Models
245
Shifting Into N (Neutral)
246
Shifting Out Of N (Neutral)
247
DRIVING TIPS
248
Driving On Slippery Surfaces
248
Acceleration
248
Driving Through Water
248
Flowing/Rising Water
248
Shallow Standing Water
248
Off-Road Driving Tips
249
After Driving Off-Road
249
MULTIMEDIA
250
UCONNECT SYSTEMS
250
CYBERSECURITY
250
UCONNECT SETTINGS
251
Customer Programmable Features
251
My Profile
252
Display
255
Safety/Driving Assistance
257
Clock
259
Phone/Bluetooth®
260
Voice
261
Navigation — If Equipped
261
Trailer Brake/Trailer
262
Camera
263
Mirrors & Wipers
264
Lights
265
Brakes
266
Doors & Locks
266
Seats & Comfort/Auto-On Comfort Systems
267
Key Off Options/Engine Off Options
268
Suspension/Air Suspension
269
Audio
269
Notifications
270
SiriusXM® Setup
271
Software Updates — If Equipped
271
Reset
272
UCONNECT INTRODUCTION
273
System Overview
273
Safety And General Information
276
Safety Guidelines
276
Safe Usage Of The Uconnect System
276
Care And Maintenance
276
UCONNECT MODES
277
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
277
Radio Operation
277
Media Mode
277
Radio Mode
277
Radio Controls
277
Radio Voice Commands
279
SiriusXM® Satellite Radio Mode — If Equipped
279
Replay
281
Favorites
282
Browse In SXM
282
Setting Presets
283
Audio Settings
283
Media Mode
285
Operating Media Mode
285
Audio Source Selection
285
Types of Media Modes
285
USB Mode
285
Bluetooth® Mode
285
AUX Mode
285
Media Voice Commands
287
Phone Mode
287
Overview
287
Phone Operation
288
Operation
288
Natural Speech
289
Help Command
289
Cancel Command
289
Pair (Link) Uconnect Phone To A Mobile Phone
289
Connecting To A Particular Mobile Phone Or Audio Device After Pairing
291
Disconnecting or Deleting A Phone Or Audio Device
291
Making A Phone Or Audio Device A Favorite
291
Phonebook Download (Automatic Phonebook Transfer From Mobile Phone) — If Equipped
291
Managing Your Favorites — If Equipped
292
To Remove A Favorite — If Equipped
292
Phone Call Features
292
Call Controls
293
Key Pad Number Entry
293
Recent Calls — If Equipped
293
Answer Or Ignore An Incoming Call — No Call Currently In Progress
293
Answer Or Ignore An Incoming Call — Call Currently In Progress
294
Do Not Disturb
294
Place/Retrieve A Call From Hold
294
Making A Second Call While Current Call Is In Progress
294
Toggling Between Calls
294
Join Calls
295
Call Termination
295
Redial
295
Call Continuation
295
Advanced Phone Connectivity
295
Transfer Call To And From Mobile Phone
295
Things You Should Know About Uconnect Phone
295
Voice Command
295
Bluetooth® Communication Link
297
Power-Up
297
RADIO OPERATION AND MOBILE PHONES
297
Regulatory And Safety Information
298
OFF-ROAD PAGES — IF EQUIPPED
298
Off-Road Pages Status Bar
299
Vehicle Dynamics
300
Accessory Gauge
301
Pitch & Roll
302
Suspension
303
Forward Facing Camera
303
SAFETY
304
SAFETY FEATURES
304
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
304
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
304
Electronic Brake Control (EBC) System
305
Brake Assist System (BAS)
305
Brake System Warning Light
305
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD)
305
Electronic Roll Mitigation (ERM)
305
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
306
ESC Operating Modes
307
ESC Activation/Malfunction Indicator Light And ESC OFF Indicator Light
308
Hill Descent Control (HDC) — If Equipped
308
Hill Start Assist (HSA)
310
Disabling And Enabling HSA
310
Towing With HSA
310
Ready Alert Braking (RAB)
311
Traction Control System (TCS)
311
Trailer Sway Control (TSC)
311
AUXILIARY DRIVING SYSTEMS
311
Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) — If Equipped
311
Rear Cross Path (RCP)
314
Blind Spot Modes
315
Trailer Merge Assist
315
Forward Collision Warning (FCW) With Mitigation — If Equipped
317
Turning FCW On Or Off
318
FCW Braking Status And Sensitivity
319
FCW Limited Warning
319
Service FCW Warning
319
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
319
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Low Pressure Warnings
321
Service TPMS Warning
322
Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TTPMS) — If Equipped
323
Tire Fill Alert
325
Selectable Tire Fill Alert (STFA)
325
Tire Pressure Information System (TPIS) 3500 Series Trucks
326
OCCUPANT RESTRAINT SYSTEMS
327
Occupant Restraint Systems Features
327
Important Safety Precautions
327
Seat Belt Systems
328
Enhanced Seat Belt Use Reminder System (BeltAlert)
328
Lap/Shoulder Belts
329
Lap/Shoulder Belt Operating Instructions
330
Lap/Shoulder Belt Untwisting Procedure
331
Adjustable Upper Shoulder Belt Anchorage
331
First Row Center Seat Belt Operating Instructions (Regular Cab Only)
332
First Row Center Lap Belt Operating Instructions — If Equipped
333
Seat Belt Extender
333
Seat Belts And Pregnant Women
333
Seat Belt Pretensioner
334
Energy Management Feature
334
Switchable Automatic Locking Retractors (ALR) — If Equipped
334
Supplemental Restraint Systems (SRS)
335
Air Bag System Components
335
Air Bag Warning Light
336
Redundant Air Bag Warning Light
336
Front Air Bags
336
Driver And Passenger Front Air Bag Features
337
Front Air Bag Operation
338
Knee Impact Bolsters
338
Supplemental Side Air Bags
338
Air Bag System Components
341
If A Deployment Occurs
341
Enhanced Accident Response System
342
Enhanced Accident Response System Reset Procedure
342
Maintaining Your Air Bag System
342
Event Data Recorder (EDR)
343
Child Restraints
344
Summary Of Recommendations For Restraining Children In Vehicles
345
Infant And Child Restraints
346
Older Children And Child Restraints
347
Children Too Large For Booster Seats
347
Recommendations For Attaching Child Restraints
348
Lower Anchors And Tethers For CHildren (LATCH) Restraint System
349
LATCH Positions For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle
349
Locating The LATCH Anchorages
352
Locating The Upper Tether Anchorages
352
Center Seat LATCH
353
To Install A LATCH-Compatible Child Restraint
353
How To Stow An Unused Switchable-ALR (ALR) Seat Belt:
354
Installing Child Restraints Using The Vehicle Seat Belt
354
Lap/Shoulder Belt Systems For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle
355
Installing A Child Restraint With A Switchable Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR):
357
Installing A Child Restraint With A Cinching Latch Plate (CINCH) — If Equipped:
357
Installing Child Restraints Using The Top Tether Anchorage
358
SAFETY TIPS
362
Transporting Passengers
362
Transporting Pets
362
Safety Checks You Should Make Inside The Vehicle
362
Seat Belts
362
Air Bag Warning Light
362
Defroster
362
Floor Mat Safety Information
363
Periodic Safety Checks You Should Make Outside The Vehicle
364
Tires
364
Lights
364
Door Latches
364
Fluid Leaks
364
Exhaust Gas
364
Carbon Monoxide Warnings
364
IN CASE OF EMERGENCY
365
HAZARD WARNING FLASHERS
365
ASSIST AND SOS SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
366
JACKING AND TIRE CHANGING
369
Preparations For Jacking
369
Jack Location
370
Removal Of Jack And Tools
370
Removing The Spare Tire
372
Jacking Instructions
373
To Stow The Flat Or Spare
376
Reinstalling The Jack And Tools
377
Hub Caps/Wheel Covers — If Equipped
378
JUMP STARTING
379
Preparations For Jump Start
379
Jump Starting Procedure
380
GEAR SELECTOR OVERRIDE
381
6–Speed Transmission
381
MANUAL PARK RELEASE
382
8–Speed Transmission
382
IF YOUR ENGINE OVERHEATS
383
FREEING A STUCK VEHICLE
384
TOWING A DISABLED VEHICLE
385
Two-Wheel Drive Models
386
Four-Wheel Drive Models
386
Emergency Tow Hooks — If Equipped
387
ENHANCED ACCIDENT RESPONSE SYSTEM (EARS)
387
EVENT DATA RECORDER (EDR)
387
SERVICING AND MAINTENANCE
388
SCHEDULED SERVICING — GASOLINE ENGINE
388
Maintenance Plan — Gasoline Engine
389
SCHEDULED SERVICING— DIESEL ENGINE
392
Oil Change Indicator System — Diesel Engine
393
Perform Service Indicator — Diesel Engine
393
Maintenance Plan — Diesel Engine
394
ENGINE COMPARTMENT
399
6.4L Gasoline Engine
399
6.7L Diesel Engine — 6-Speed 68RFE
400
6.7L Diesel Engine — 6-Speed AS69RC HD
401
Checking Oil Level
402
Adding Washer Fluid
402
Maintenance-Free Battery
403
Pressure Washing
403
VEHICLE MAINTENANCE
403
Engine Oil
404
Engine Oil Selection — Gasoline Engine
404
Engine Oil Selection — Diesel Engine
404
American Petroleum Institute (API) Approved Engine Oil
404
Synthetic Engine Oils
404
Materials Added To Engine Oil
404
Disposing Of Used Engine Oil And Oil Filters
404
Engine Oil Filter
404
Engine Air Cleaner Filter
405
Engine Air Cleaner Filter Inspection And Replacement — Gasoline Engine
405
Engine Air Cleaner Filter Inspection and Replacement — Diesel Engine
406
Air Conditioner Maintenance
406
Refrigerant Recovery And Recycling — R-134a — (If Equipped)
407
Refrigerant Recovery And Recycling — R-1234yf — (If Equipped)
407
Cabin Air Filter Replacement
407
Accessory Drive Belt Inspection
409
Draining Fuel/Water Separator Filter — Diesel Engine
410
Engine Mounted Fuel Filter Replacement — Diesel Engine
411
Underbody Mounted Fuel Filter Replacement — Diesel Engine
411
Priming If The Engine Has Run Out Of Fuel — Diesel Engine
412
Intervention Regeneration Strategy — Message Process Flow
413
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF)
414
Body Lubrication
414
Windshield Wiper Blades
414
Wiper Blade Removal/Installation
415
Exhaust System
416
Cooling System
417
Engine Coolant Checks
418
Cooling System — Drain, Flush And Refill
418
Selection Of Coolant
418
Adding Coolant
418
Cooling System Pressure Cap
419
Disposal Of Used Coolant
419
Checking Coolant Level — 6.4L Engine
420
Cooling System Notes
420
Charge Air Cooler — Inter-Cooler
420
Brake System
421
Fluid Level Check — Brake Master Cylinder
421
Automatic Transmission
421
Special Additives
421
Fluid Level Check — 8-Speed Transmission
422
Fluid Level Check — 6-Speed Transmission
422
Fluid And Filter Changes — 8-Speed Transmission
423
Fluid And Filter Changes — 6-Speed Transmission
423
Selection Of Lubricant
423
Rear Axle And 4x4 Front Driving Axle Fluid Level
423
Drain And Refill
424
Lubricant Selection
424
Transfer Case
424
Fluid Level Check
424
Drain And Refill
424
Selection Of Lubricant
424
Noise Control System Required Maintenance & Warranty
424
Required Maintenance For Noise Control Systems
424
Tampering With Noise Control System Prohibited
425
Noise Emission Warranty
425
FUSES
427
General Information
427
Power Distribution Center
428
BULB REPLACEMENT
436
Replacement Bulbs, Names, And Part Numbers
436
Replacing Exterior Bulbs
438
Base Quad: Low Beam Headlamp, High Beam Headlamp, Front Park And Turn — If Equipped
438
Fog Lamps — If Equipped
439
Rear Tail/Stop, Turn Signal And Backup Lamps
440
Center High Mounted Stop Lamp (CHMSL) With Cargo Lamp
441
Cab Top Clearance Lamps — If Equipped
441
Rear Lamp Bar ID Marker (Dual Rear Wheels) — If Equipped
442
Side Marker Lamps (Dual Rear Wheels) — If Equipped
442
TIRES
443
Tire Safety Information
443
Tire Markings
443
Tire Sizing Chart
444
Tire Identification Number (TIN)
445
Tire Terminology And Definitions
446
Tire Loading And Tire Pressure
447
Loading
447
Tires — General Information
449
Tire Pressure
449
Tire Inflation Pressures
449
Tire Pressures For High Speed Operation
450
Radial Ply Tires
450
Run Flat Tires — If Equipped
451
Tire Spinning
451
Tread Wear Indicators
451
Life Of Tire
451
Replacement Tires
452
Tire Types
452
All Season Tires — If Equipped
452
Summer Or Three Season Tires — If Equipped
452
Snow Tires
453
Spare Tires — If Equipped
453
Spare Tire Matching Original Equipped Tire And Wheel — If Equipped
453
Compact Spare Tire — If Equipped
453
Collapsible Spare Tire — If Equipped
454
Full Size Spare — If Equipped
454
Limited Use Spare — If Equipped
454
Wheel And Wheel Trim Care
455
Snow Traction Devices
455
Tire Rotation Recommendations
458
Dual Rear Wheels — If Equipped
458
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION UNIFORM TIRE QUALITY GRADES
459
Treadwear
459
Traction Grades
459
Temperature Grades
460
STORING THE VEHICLE
460
BODYWORK
460
Protection From Atmospheric Agents
460
What Causes Corrosion?
460
Body And Underbody Maintenance
461
Cleaning Headlights
461
Tri-Fold Soft Tonneau Cover Care — If Equipped
461
Preserving The Bodywork
461
Washing
461
Fascia/Bumper Care
461
Special Care
462
Spray-On Bedliner – If Equipped
462
INTERIORS
463
Seats And Fabric Parts
463
Stain Repel Fabric Cleaning Procedure — If Equipped
463
Seat Belt Maintenance
463
Plastic And Coated Parts
463
Cleaning Plastic Instrument Cluster Lenses
464
Leather Surfaces
464
Glass Surfaces
464
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
465
VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (VIN)
465
BRAKE SYSTEM
465
Hydraulic Brake Assist — If Equipped
465
WHEEL AND TIRE TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS
465
Torque Specifications
465
FUEL REQUIREMENTS — GASOLINE ENGINE
467
6.4L Engine
467
Reformulated Gasoline
467
Materials Added To Fuel
467
Gasoline/Oxygenate Blends
467
Do Not Use E-85 In Non-Flex Fuel Vehicles
468
CNG And LP Fuel System Modifications
468
Methylcyclopentadienyl Manganese Tricarbonyl (MMT) In Gasoline
468
Fuel System Cautions
468
FUEL REQUIREMENTS – DIESEL ENGINE
469
Fuel Specifications
469
Biodiesel Fuel Requirements
469
Pickup Models
469
Fuel Quality — Must Comply With ASTM Standards
470
Fuel Oxidation Stability — Must Use Fuel Within Six Months Of Manufacture
470
Fuel Water Separation — Must Use Mopar®/Cummins® Approved Fuel Filter Elements
470
Bio-Diesel Fuel Properties — Low Ambient Temperatures
470
Fuel In Oil Dilution — Must Adhere To Required Oil Change Interval
470
FLUID CAPACITIES
471
ENGINE FLUIDS AND LUBRICANTS
472
CHASSIS FLUIDS AND LUBRICANTS
475
CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE
477
SUGGESTIONS FOR OBTAINING SERVICE FOR YOUR VEHICLE
477
Prepare For The Appointment
477
Prepare A List
477
Be Reasonable With Requests
477
IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE
477
FCA US LLC Customer Center
477
FCA Canada Inc. Customer Center
477
Mexico
478
Puerto Rico And US Virgin Islands
478
Customer Assistance For The Hearing Or Speech Impaired (TDD/TTY)
478
Service Contract
478
WARRANTY INFORMATION
479
MOPAR® PARTS
479
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS
479
In The 50 United States And Washington, D.C.
479
In Canada
479
PUBLICATION ORDER FORMS
480
GENERAL INFORMATION
480
INDEX
481

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