2023 Jeep Gladiator Owner's Manual

2023 Jeep Gladiator owners manual
Year:
2023
Make:
Jeep
Model:
Gladiator
Rating:
(6)

Online manual

Size:
17.37 MB

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
11
SYMBOLS KEY
12
ROLLOVER WARNING
12
CAMPERS
13
VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS/ALTERATIONS
13
SYMBOL GLOSSARY
13
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR VEHICLE
17
KEYS
17
Key Fob
17
To Lock/Unlock The Doors And Tailgate
18
Key Left Vehicle Feature
18
Replacing The Battery In The Key Fob
18
Programming And Requesting Additional Key Fobs
19
SENTRY KEY
19
IGNITION SWITCH
20
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ Ignition
20
REMOTE START — IF EQUIPPED (GASOLINE)
22
How To Use Remote Start
22
To Exit Remote Start Mode
23
Remote Start Front Defrost Activation — If Equipped
23
Remote Start Comfort Systems — If Equipped
23
Remote Start Windshield Wiper De-Icer Activation — If Equipped
24
Remote Start Cancel Message
24
REMOTE START — IF EQUIPPED (DIESEL)
24
How To Use Remote Start
24
VEHICLE SECURITY SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
25
To Arm The System
25
To Disarm The System
25
Rearming Of The System
26
DOORS
26
Manual Door Locks
26
Power Door Locks — If Equipped
27
Keyless Enter ‘n Go™ — Passive Entry (If Equipped)
27
Automatic Door Locks — If Equipped
29
Child-Protection Door Lock System — Rear Doors
29
Front Door Removal
30
Rear Door Removal
34
Door Off Mirror Kit — If Equipped
36
Half-Doors — If Equipped
37
Half-Door Installation
38
Half-Door Mirror Installation
43
Half-Door Removal
44
STEERING WHEEL
44
Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column
44
Heated Steering Wheel — If Equipped
44
SEATS
45
Manual Adjustment Front Seats
45
Manual Front Seat Forward/Rearward Adjustment
45
Manual Seat Height Adjustment
46
Manual Front Seatback Recline Adjustment
46
Lumbar Support
46
60/40 Split Folding Rear Seat
46
Folding The Rear Seats
47
Rear Seat Stadium Position
48
Heated Seats — If Equipped
49
Rear Seat Armrest — If Equipped
49
Head Restraints
50
Front Head Restraints
50
Rear Head Restraints
50
UCONNECT VOICE RECOGNITION
51
Introducing Voice Recognition
51
Basic Voice Commands
52
Get Started
52
Additional Information
52
MIRRORS
52
Inside Rearview Mirror
52
Manual Mirror — If Equipped
52
Automatic Dimming Mirror — If Equipped
53
Illuminated Vanity Mirrors
53
Outside Mirrors
53
Power Mirrors — If Equipped
54
Outside Mirrors With Turn Signal — If Equipped
54
Heated Mirrors — If Equipped
54
UNIVERSAL GARAGE DOOR OPENER (HOMELINK®)
54
Before You Begin Programming HomeLink®
55
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
57
Canadian/Gate Operator Programming
57
Security
58
Troubleshooting Tips
58
EXTERIOR LIGHTS
58
Headlight Switch
58
Daytime Running Lights (DRLs) — If Equipped
59
High/Low Beam Switch
59
Automatic High Beam Headlamp Control — If Equipped
60
Flash-To-Pass
60
Automatic Headlights — If Equipped
60
Lights-On Reminder
60
Front Fog Lights — If Equipped
60
Turn Signals
61
Lane Change Assist — If Equipped
61
Bed Lights — If Equipped
61
INTERIOR LIGHTS
61
Interior Courtesy Lights
61
Dimmer Control
62
WINDSHIELD WIPERS AND WASHERS
62
Windshield Wiper Operation
62
CLIMATE CONTROLS
63
Automatic Climate Control Descriptions And Functions
64
MAX A/C Button
64
A/C Button
64
Recirculation Button
64
AUTO Button
65
Front Defrost
65
Rear Defrost Button
65
Driver And Passenger Temperature Up And Down Buttons
65
SYNC Button
65
Blower Control
66
Mode Control
66
Panel Mode
66
Bi-Level Mode
66
Floor Mode
66
Mix Mode
66
Climate Control OFF Button
66
Manual Climate Control Descriptions And Functions
66
MAX A/C Setting
67
A/C Button
67
Recirculation Button
67
Front Defrost
67
Rear Defrost Button
67
Temperature Control
68
Blower Control
68
Mode Control
68
Panel Mode
68
Bi-Level Mode
68
Floor Mode
68
Mix Mode
68
Climate Control OFF Button
68
Automatic Temperature Control (ATC) — If Equipped
69
Automatic Operation
69
Manual Operation Override
69
Climate Voice Commands
69
Operating Tips
69
Summer Operation
69
Winter Operation
69
Vacation/Storage
69
Window Fogging
70
Outside Air Intake
70
Cabin Air Filter
70
Stop/Start System — If Equipped
70
Operating Tips Chart
70
INTERIOR STORAGE AND EQUIPMENT
70
Storage
70
Glove Compartment
70
Console Storage Compartment
71
Under Seat Storage — If Equipped
71
Rear Behind Seat Storage — If Equipped
72
Fastener Bin
72
Lighted Cupholders — If Equipped
73
AUX/USB Control
73
Jeep® Wireless Speaker — If Equipped
74
Getting To Know Your Speaker
74
Jeep® Wireless Speaker Location
75
Charging External Devices
75
Charging The Speaker
75
Operating Temperature
76
Phone & Bluetooth® Pairing
77
Resetting Your Jeep® Wireless Speaker
77
Speakerphone
77
Volume And Playback Control
77
Qualcomm TrueWireless™ Stereo
77
Waterproof Features
78
Warnings, Caution & Legal Information
78
Power Outlets
79
Power Inverters — If Equipped
80
Auxiliary Switches — If Equipped
81
POWER WINDOWS — IF EQUIPPED
83
Auto-Down Feature
83
Manual Sliding Rear Window — If Equipped
83
Window Lockout Switch
84
Wind Buffeting
84
GLADIATOR TOPS
84
Provided Tools
84
Lowering The Soft Top
85
Removing The Rear Window And Quarter Panel Cover Assemblies
89
Soft Top Rear Window Storage Bag — If Equipped
90
Raising The Soft Top
91
Installing The Rear Window And Quarter Panel Cover Assemblies
92
Removing The Soft Top
94
Installing The Soft Top
95
Hard Top Front Panel(s) Removal
97
Hard Top Panel(s) Storage Bag — If Equipped
99
Hard Top Front Panel(s) Installation
100
Removing The Hard Top
100
Installing The Hard Top
102
Sunrider® For Hard Top — If Equipped
103
DOOR FRAME — IF EQUIPPED WITH A SOFT TOP
106
Door Frame Removal
106
Door Frame Installation
107
FOLDING WINDSHIELD
108
Lowering The Windshield
108
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)/Forward Collision Warning (FCW) Sensor Protective Cover — If Equipped
110
Raising The Windshield
110
HOOD
111
Opening The Hood
111
Closing The Hood
111
TAILGATE
112
Opening
112
Three-Position Tailgate
112
Closing
113
BED RAIL TIE DOWN SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
113
TONNEAU COVER — IF EQUIPPED
114
Tonneau Cover Installation
114
Tonneau Cover Removal
116
ROOF LUGGAGE RACK — IF EQUIPPED
117
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL
118
GASOLINE INSTRUMENT CLUSTERS
118
Instrument Cluster Descriptions
120
DIESEL INSTRUMENT CLUSTERS
121
Instrument Cluster Descriptions
123
INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAY
123
Instrument Cluster Display Location And Controls
124
Oil Life Reset — If Equipped
124
Display — If Equipped
125
Instrument Cluster Display Selectable Items
125
Instrument Cluster Display Menu Items
126
Speedometer
126
Vehicle Info
126
Off Road — If Equipped
126
Driver Assist — If Equipped
126
Fuel Economy
127
Trip
127
Stop/Start — If Equipped
127
Audio
127
Stored Messages
127
Screen Setup
128
Battery Saver On, Battery Saver Mode Message, And Electrical Load Reduction Actions (If Equipped)
129
Diesel Displays
130
Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Messages
130
Fuel System Messages
132
WARNING LIGHTS AND MESSAGES
134
Red Warning Lights
134
Air Bag Warning Light
134
Brake Warning Light
134
Battery Charge Warning Light
135
Door Open Warning Light
135
Electric Power Steering (EPS) Fault Warning Light
135
Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) Warning Light
135
Engine Coolant Temperature Warning Light
135
Hood Open Warning Light
135
Oil Pressure Warning Light
136
Oil Temperature Warning Light
136
Seat Belt Reminder Warning Light
136
Rear Seat Belt Reminder Indicator Light — If Equipped With A Base Instrument Cluster
136
Transmission Temperature Warning Light — If Equipped
136
Vehicle Security Warning Light — If Equipped
137
Yellow Warning Lights
137
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
137
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Active Warning Light — If Equipped
137
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) OFF Warning Light — If Equipped
138
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Warning Light — If Equipped
138
Low Fuel Warning Light
138
Low Washer Fluid Warning Light — If Equipped
138
Engine Check/Malfunction Indicator Warning Light (MIL)
138
Service 4WD Warning Light — If Equipped
138
Service Forward Collision Warning (FCW) Light — If Equipped
139
Service Stop/Start System Warning Light — If Equipped
139
Sway Bar Fault Warning Light — If Equipped
139
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Warning Light
139
AdBlue® (UREA) Injection System Failure Warning Light — If Equipped
140
Yellow Indicator Lights
140
4WD Indicator Light — If Equipped
140
4WD Low Indicator Light — If Equipped
140
4WD Part Time Indicator Light — If Equipped
140
Axle Locker Fault Indicator Light — If Equipped
140
Rear Axle Lock Indicator Light — If Equipped
140
Front And Rear Axle Lock Indicator Light — If Equipped
140
Forward Collision Warning OFF Indicator Light — If Equipped
141
Neutral Indicator Light — If Equipped
141
Sway Bar Indicator Light — If Equipped
141
Indicator Light — If Equipped
141
Cargo Light On Indicator Light
141
Wait To Start Indicator Light — If Equipped
141
Low Diesel Exhaust Emissions Additive AdBlue® (UREA) Indicator Light — If Equipped
141
Water In Fuel Indicator Light — If Equipped
141
Green Indicator Lights
141
4WD Auto Indicator Light — If Equipped
141
Cruise Control SET Indicator Light — If Equipped With A Premium Instrument Cluster
141
Front Fog Indicator Light — If Equipped
142
Parking/Headlights On Indicator Light
142
Stop/Start Active Indicator Light — If Equipped
142
Turn Signal Indicator Lights
142
Rear Seat Belt Fastened Indicator Light — If Equipped With A Premium Instrument Cluster
142
White Indicator Lights
142
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Ready Indicator Light — If Equipped With a Premium Instrument Cluster
142
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Ready Indicator Light — If Equipped With a Base Instrument Cluster
142
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Set Indicator Light — If Equipped With a Base Instrument Cluster
142
Two Wheel Drive High Indicator Light — If Equipped With A Premium Instrument Cluster
142
Rear Seat Belt Fastened Indicator Light — If Equipped With A Base Instrument Cluster
142
Rear Seat Belt Reminder Indicator Light — If Equipped With A Base Instrument Cluster
143
Rear Seat Unoccupied Indicator Light — If Equipped
143
Cruise Control Ready Indicator Light — If Equipped With A Premium Instrument Cluster
143
Cruise Control SET Indicator Light — If Equipped With A Base Instrument Cluster
143
Cruise Control Ready Indicator Light — If Equipped With A Base Instrument Cluster
143
Selec Speed Control (SSC) Indicator Light — If Equipped
143
Blue Indicator Lights
143
High Beam Indicator Light
143
ONBOARD DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM — OBD II
143
Onboard Diagnostic System (OBD II) Cybersecurity
144
EMISSIONS INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS
144
STARTING AND OPERATING
146
STARTING THE ENGINE — GASOLINE ENGINE (IF EQUIPPED)
146
Manual Transmission — If Equipped
146
Automatic Transmission — If Equipped
146
Normal Starting
146
AutoPark
147
Extreme Cold Weather (Below –22°F Or −30°C)
148
Extended Park Starting
148
If Engine Fails To Start
149
After Starting
149
STARTING THE ENGINE — DIESEL ENGINE (IF EQUIPPED)
149
Automatic Transmission
150
Extreme Cold Weather
150
Normal Starting
150
Starting Fluids
151
NORMAL OPERATION — DIESEL ENGINE
151
Cold Weather Precautions
151
Fuel Operating Range
151
Engine Oil Usage
152
Engine Warm-Up
152
Engine Idling
152
Stopping The Engine
152
Cooling System Tips — Automatic Transmission
153
Do Not Operate The Engine With Low Oil Pressure
153
Do Not Operate The Engine With Failed Parts
153
ENGINE BREAK-IN RECOMMENDATIONS — GASOLINE ENGINE (IF EQUIPPED)
153
ENGINE BREAK-IN RECOMMENDATIONS — DIESEL ENGINE (IF EQUIPPED)
154
PARKING BRAKE
154
MANUAL TRANSMISSION — IF EQUIPPED
155
Shifting
156
Recommended Vehicle Shift Speeds
156
Downshifting
157
Maximum Recommended Downshift Speeds
157
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION — IF EQUIPPED
157
Ignition Park Interlock
158
Brake/Transmission Shift Interlock (BTSI) System
159
8–Speed Automatic Transmission
159
Gear Ranges
159
Transmission Limp Home Mode
161
AutoStick
162
FOUR–WHEEL DRIVE OPERATION
163
Four-Position Transfer Case — If Equipped
163
Shifting Procedures
164
2H To 4H Or 4H To 2H
164
4H To 4L Or 4L To 4H
164
Five-Position Transfer Case — If Equipped
165
Shifting Procedures
166
2H To 4H AUTO Or 4H AUTO To 2H
166
2H/4H AUTO To 4H PART TIME Or 4H PART TIME To 2H/4H AUTO
166
4H PART TIME/4H AUTO To 4L Or 4L To 4H PART TIME/4H AUTO
166
Trac-Lok Rear Axle — If Equipped
167
Axle Lock (Tru-Lok) Front And Rear — If Equipped
167
Axle Lock (Tru-Lok) Rear Only — If Equipped
168
Electronic Sway Bar Disconnect — If Equipped
168
— If Equipped
170
ELECTRO-HYDRAULIC POWER STEERING
170
STOP/START SYSTEM — AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION (IF EQUIPPED)
171
Autostop Mode
171
Possible Reasons The Engine Does Not Autostop
172
To Start The Engine While In Autostop Mode
172
To Manually Turn Off The Stop/ Start System
173
To Manually Turn On The Stop/ Start System
173
System Malfunction
173
STOP/START SYSTEM — MANUAL TRANSMISSION (IF EQUIPPED)
173
Autostop Mode
174
Possible Reasons The Engine Does Not Autostop
174
To Start The Engine While In Autostop Mode
174
To Manually Turn Off The Stop/ Start System
175
To Manually Turn On The Stop/ Start System
175
System Malfunction
175
CRUISE CONTROL SYSTEMS — IF EQUIPPED
175
Cruise Control
175
To Activate
176
To Set A Desired Speed
176
To Vary The Speed Setting
176
To Accelerate For Passing
177
Using Cruise Control On Hills
177
To Resume Speed
177
To Deactivate
177
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
177
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Operation
178
Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) Menu
178
Activating Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
179
To Activate/Deactivate
179
To Set A Desired Speed
179
To Cancel
180
To Turn Off
180
To Resume
180
To Vary The Speed Setting
181
Setting The Following Distance In ACC
182
Overtake Aid
182
ACC Operation At A Stop (Automatic Transmission Only)
182
Display Warnings And Maintenance
183
“Wipe Front Radar Sensor In Front Of Vehicle” Warning
183
“Clean Front Windshield” Warning
184
Service ACC/FCW Warning
184
Precautions While Driving With ACC
184
Towing A Trailer
184
Offset Driving
184
Turns And Bends
185
Using ACC On Hills
185
Lane Changing
185
Narrow Vehicles
185
Stationary Objects And Vehicles
186
PARKSENSE FRONT/REAR PARK ASSIST SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
186
ParkSense Sensors
186
ParkSense Warning Display
186
ParkSense Display
186
Enabling And Disabling ParkSense
189
Service The ParkSense Park Assist System
189
Cleaning The ParkSense System
189
ParkSense System Usage Precautions
190
PARKVIEW REAR BACK UP CAMERA
191
TRAILCAM SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
192
REFUELING THE VEHICLE — GASOLINE ENGINE (IF EQUIPPED)
193
Fuel Filler Cap
193
Loose Fuel Filler Cap Message
194
REFUELING THE VEHICLE — DIESEL ENGINE (IF EQUIPPED)
194
Avoid Using Contaminated Fuel
195
Bulk Fuel Storage — Diesel Fuel
195
Diesel Exhaust Fluid
195
System Overview
195
Diesel Exhaust Fluid Storage
196
Adding Diesel Exhaust Fluid
196
DEF Fill Procedure
196
VEHICLE LOADING
197
Certification Label
197
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
198
Payload
198
Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR)
198
Tire Size
198
Rim Size
198
Inflation Pressure
198
Curb Weight
198
Loading
198
TRAILER TOWING
199
Common Towing Definitions
199
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
199
Gross Trailer Weight (GTW)
199
Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR)
199
Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR)
199
Tongue Weight (TW)
199
Frontal Area
199
Trailer Sway Control (TSC) — If Equipped
199
Weight-Carrying Hitch
199
Weight-Distributing Hitch
199
Trailer Hitch Classification
201
Trailer Towing Weights (Maximum Trailer Weight Ratings)
201
Trailer And Tongue Weight
204
Towing Requirements
204
Towing Requirements — Tires
205
Towing Requirements — Trailer Brakes
205
Towing Requirements — Trailer Lights And Wiring
205
Towing Tips
206
Automatic Transmission — If Equipped
206
AutoStick — If Equipped
206
Cruise Control — If Equipped
206
RECREATIONAL TOWING (BEHIND MOTORHOME)
207
Towing This Vehicle Behind Another Vehicle
207
Recreational Towing — Four-Wheel Drive Models
207
Shifting Into N (Neutral)
208
Shifting Out of N (Neutral)
209
DRIVING TIPS
209
On-Road Driving Tips
209
Off-Road Driving Tips
209
Side Step Removal — If Equipped
209
Bumper End Cap Removal — If Equipped
210
The Basics Of Off-Road Driving
210
When To Use 4L Range
210
Simultaneous Brake And Throttle Operation
211
Driving In Snow, Mud And Sand
211
Snow
211
Mud
211
Sand
211
Crossing Obstacles (Rocks And Other High Points)
211
Using A Spotter
212
Crossing Large Rocks
212
Crossing A Ravine, Gully, Ditch, Washout Or Rut
212
Crossing Logs
212
Getting High-Centered
212
Hill Climbing
213
Before Climbing A Steep Hill
213
Driving Up Hill
213
Driving Downhill
213
Driving Across An Incline
213
If You Stall Or Begin To Lose Headway
214
Driving Through Water
214
Before You Cross Any Type Of Water
214
Crossing Puddles, Pools, Flooded Areas Or Other Standing Water
214
Crossing Ditches, Streams, Shallow Rivers Or Other Flowing Water
215
After Driving Off-Road
215
MULTIMEDIA
216
UCONNECT SYSTEMS
216
CYBERSECURITY
216
UCONNECT SETTINGS
217
Customer Programmable Features
217
Language
218
Display
218
Units
219
Voice
220
Clock
220
Camera
221
Safety/Driving Assistance
222
Mirrors & Wipers
223
Lights
224
Doors & Locks
225
Seats & Comfort/Auto-On Comfort Systems
226
AUX Switches
226
Key Off Options/Engine Off Options
227
Audio
228
Phone/Bluetooth®
229
SiriusXM® Setup
230
Reset/Restore Default Settings
230
System Information
231
Clear Personal Data
231
UCONNECT INTRODUCTION
232
System Overview
232
Drag & Drop Menu Bar
234
Safety And General Information
234
Safety Guidelines
234
Safe Usage Of The Uconnect System
235
Care And Maintenance
235
UCONNECT MODES
235
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
235
Radio Operation
235
Media Mode
235
Radio Mode
236
Radio Controls
236
Radio Voice Commands
237
SiriusXM® Satellite Radio Mode — If Equipped
237
Replay
239
Favorites
240
Browse In SXM
240
Setting Presets
242
Preset Features — If Equipped
242
Audio Settings
242
Media Mode
244
Operating Media Mode
244
Audio Source Selection
244
Types of Media Modes
244
USB Mode
244
Bluetooth® Mode
244
AUX Mode
245
Media Voice Commands
246
Phone Mode
246
Overview
246
Phone Operation
247
Operation
247
Natural Speech
248
Help Command
248
Cancel Command
248
Pair (Link) Uconnect Phone To A Mobile Phone
248
Pair A Bluetooth® Streaming Audio Device
249
Connecting To A Particular Mobile Phone Or Audio Device After Pairing
250
Disconnecting or Deleting A Phone Or Audio Device
250
Making A Phone Or Audio Device A Favorite
250
Phonebook Download (Automatic Phonebook Transfer From Mobile Phone) — If Equipped
251
Managing Your Favorites — If Equipped
251
To Remove A Favorite — If Equipped
251
Phone Call Features
251
Call Controls
252
Key Pad Number Entry
252
Recent Calls — If Equipped
252
Answer Or Ignore An Incoming Call — No Call Currently In Progress
252
Answer Or Ignore An Incoming Call — Call Currently In Progress
253
Do Not Disturb
253
Place/Retrieve A Call From Hold
253
Making A Second Call While Current Call Is In Progress
253
Toggling Between Calls
253
Join Calls
253
Call Termination
254
Redial
254
Call Continuation
254
Advanced Phone Connectivity
254
Transfer Call To And From Mobile Phone
254
Things You Should Know About Uconnect Phone
254
Voice Command
254
Phone Voice Commands
255
Voice Text Reply — If Equipped
255
Siri® Eyes Free — If Equipped
256
Bluetooth® Communication Link
256
Power-Up
256
ANDROID AUTO™ & APPLE CARPLAY® — IF EQUIPPED
256
Android Auto™
256
Maps
257
Music
257
Communication
257
Apps
257
Android Auto™ Voice Command
257
Apple CarPlay®
258
Phone
259
Music
259
Messages
259
Maps
259
Apps
259
Apple CarPlay® Voice Command
259
Android Auto™ And Apple CarPlay® Tips And Tricks
260
CONNECTED VEHICLE SERVICES — IF EQUIPPED
260
Is My Vehicle Connected?
260
Introduction To Connected Vehicle Services
260
SiriusXM Guardian™ Contact Information
260
What Is SiriusXM Guardian™?
260
Activation — If Equipped
261
Included Trial Period For New Vehicles
261
Features And Packages
261
Getting Started With Connected Vehicle Services
262
Download The Vehicle Branded App
262
Using Your Owner’s Site
262
Using SiriusXM Guardian™
263
SOS Call — If Equipped
263
Automatic SOS — If Equipped
265
Remote Commands
266
Remote Door Lock/Unlock
267
Remote Vehicle Start
267
Remote Horn & Lights
268
Assist — If Equipped
268
Send & Go — If Equipped
269
Vehicle Finder
269
4G Wi-Fi Hotspot — If Equipped
269
Stolen Vehicle Assistance — If Equipped
270
Monthly Vehicle Health Report — If Equipped
271
Vehicle Health Alert —If Equipped
271
In-Vehicle Notifications — If Equipped
272
Amazon Alexa Skill — If Equipped
272
Google Assistant — If Equipped
272
Family Drive Alerts — If Equipped
273
SmartWatch Integration — If Equipped
273
Manage My SiriusXM Guardian™ Account
274
CONNECTED SERVICES FAQs
274
Connected Services SOS FAQs — If Equipped
274
Connected Services Remote Door Lock/Unlock FAQs
274
Connected Services Roadside Assistance FAQs
274
Connected Services Send & Go FAQs — If Equipped
275
Connected Services Vehicle Finder FAQs
275
Connected Services Stolen Vehicle Assistance FAQs — If Equipped
275
Connected Services Remote Vehicle Start FAQs
276
Connected Services Remote Horn & Lights FAQs
276
Connected Services Account FAQs — If Equipped
276
Data Collection & Privacy
278
RADIO OPERATION AND MOBILE PHONES
278
Regulatory And Safety Information
279
OFF-ROAD PAGES — IF EQUIPPED
279
Off-Road Pages Status Bar
279
Drivetrain
280
Accessory Gauge
280
Pitch & Roll
280
SAFETY
281
SAFETY FEATURES
281
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
281
Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light
281
Electronic Brake Control (EBC) System
282
Brake System Warning Light
282
Brake Assist System (BAS)
282
Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD)
282
Electronic Roll Mitigation (ERM)
282
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
283
ESC Operating Modes
284
ESC Activation/Malfunction Indicator Light And ESC OFF Indicator Light
285
Hill Start Assist (HSA)
285
Disabling And Enabling HSA
286
Towing With HSA
286
Rain Brake Support (RBS)
286
Ready Alert Braking (RAB)
286
Rear Seat Reminder Alert (RSRA)
286
Selec-Speed Control (SSC) — If Equipped
287
Traction Control System (TCS)
288
Trailer Sway Control (TSC)
288
AUXILIARY DRIVING SYSTEMS
289
Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) — If Equipped
289
Rear Cross Path (RCP)
292
Blind Spot Modes
292
Forward Collision Warning (FCW) With Mitigation — If Equipped
293
Turning FCW On Or Off
294
FCW Braking Status And Sensitivity
294
FCW Limited Warning
295
Service FCW Warning
295
Pedestrian Emergency Braking (PEB) — If Equipped
295
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
296
System Operation
297
Tire Pressure Monitoring Low Pressure Warnings
298
Service TPMS Warning
298
Tire Fill Alert
299
Selectable Tire Fill Alert — If Equipped
300
TPMS Deactivation — If Equipped
300
OCCUPANT RESTRAINT SYSTEMS
301
Occupant Restraint Systems Features
301
Important Safety Precautions
301
Seat Belt Systems
302
Enhanced Seat Belt Use Reminder System (BeltAlert)
302
Lap/Shoulder Belts
302
Lap/Shoulder Belt Operating Instructions
304
Lap/Shoulder Belt Untwisting Procedure
305
Adjustable Upper Shoulder Belt Anchorage
305
Seat Belt Extender
306
Seat Belts And Pregnant Women
306
Seat Belt Pretensioner
306
Energy Management Feature
306
Switchable Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR)
306
Stow Clips Behind Rear Seat
308
Supplemental Restraint Systems (SRS)
308
Air Bag System Components
308
Air Bag Warning Light
308
Redundant Air Bag Warning Light
309
Front Air Bags
309
Driver And Passenger Front Air Bag Features
310
Front Air Bag Operation
310
Occupant Classification System (OCS) — Front Passenger Seat
311
Knee Impact Bolsters
316
Supplemental Side Air Bags
317
Air Bag System Components
318
If A Deployment Occurs
318
Enhanced Accident Response System
319
Enhanced Accident Response System Reset Procedure
319
Maintaining Your Air Bag System
319
Event Data Recorder (EDR)
320
Child Restraints
320
Summary Of Recommendations For Restraining Children In Vehicles
321
Infant And Child Restraints
322
Older Children And Child Restraints
322
Children Too Large For Booster Seats
323
Recommendations For Attaching Child Restraints
323
Lower Anchors And Tethers For CHildren (LATCH)
324
LATCH Positions For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle
324
Locating The LATCH Anchorages
326
Locating The Upper Tether Anchorages
326
Center Seat LATCH
326
To Install A LATCH-Compatible Child Restraint
326
How To Stow An Unused Switchable-ALR (ALR) Seat Belt:
327
Installing Child Restraints Using The Vehicle Seat Belt
327
Lap/Shoulder Belt Systems For Installing Child Restraints In This Vehicle
328
Installing A Child Restraint With A Switchable Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR):
329
Installing Child Restraints Using The Top Tether Anchorage
329
SAFETY TIPS
330
Transporting Passengers
330
Transporting Pets
331
Connected Vehicles
331
Safety Checks You Should Make Inside The Vehicle
331
Seat Belts
331
Air Bag Warning Light
331
Defroster
331
Floor Mat Safety Information
331
Periodic Safety Checks You Should Make Outside The Vehicle
332
Tires
332
Lights
332
Door Latches
332
Fluid Leaks
332
Exhaust Gas
333
Carbon Monoxide Warnings
333
IN CASE OF EMERGENCY
334
HAZARD WARNING FLASHERS
334
ASSIST AND SOS SYSTEM — IF EQUIPPED
334
JACKING AND TIRE CHANGING
337
Preparations For Jacking
338
Jack Location
338
Spare Tire Location And Removal
340
Jacking Instructions
341
To Stow The Flat Or Spare
344
Reinstalling The Jack And Tools
345
JUMP STARTING
345
Preparations For Jump Start
346
Jump Starting Procedure
347
REFUELING IN EMERGENCY – IF EQUIPPED
348
IF YOUR ENGINE OVERHEATS
349
MANUAL PARK RELEASE
350
FREEING A STUCK VEHICLE
351
TOWING A DISABLED VEHICLE
352
Four–Wheel Drive Models
353
Without The Key Fob
353
Emergency Tow Hooks — If Equipped
353
ENHANCED ACCIDENT RESPONSE SYSTEM (EARS)
354
EVENT DATA RECORDER (EDR)
354
SERVICING AND MAINTENANCE
355
SCHEDULED SERVICING — GASOLINE ENGINE
355
Maintenance Plan
356
SCHEDULED SERVICING — DIESEL ENGINE
359
Maintenance Plan — Diesel Fuel Up To B5 Biodiesel
360
Additional Maintenance — B6 To B20 Biodiesel
363
ENGINE COMPARTMENT
364
3.6L Gasoline Engine
364
3.0L Diesel Engine
365
Checking Oil Level
366
Adding Washer Fluid
366
Maintenance-Free Battery
366
Pressure Washing
367
VEHICLE MAINTENANCE
367
Engine Oil
367
Engine Oil Selection
367
American Petroleum Institute (API) Approved Engine Oil
368
Synthetic Engine Oils
368
Materials Added To Engine Oil
368
Disposing Of Used Engine Oil And Oil Filters
368
Engine Oil Filter
368
Engine Air Cleaner Filter
368
Engine Air Cleaner Filter Inspection and Replacement — Gasoline Engine
369
Engine Air Cleaner Filter Inspection and Replacement — Diesel Engine
369
Draining Fuel/Water Separator Filter — Diesel Engine
370
Fuel Filter Replacement — Diesel Engine
371
Priming If The Engine Has Run Out Of Fuel — Diesel Engine
372
Intervention Regeneration Strategy — Message Process Flow
373
Diesel Exhaust Fluid
373
Accessory Drive Belt Inspection
374
Air Conditioner Maintenance
374
Refrigerant Recovery And Recycling R-1234yf
375
Cabin Air Filter Replacement
375
Body Lubrication
376
Windshield Wiper Blades
376
Wiper Blade Removal/Installation
377
Exhaust System
378
Cooling System
379
Coolant Checks
379
Cooling System — Drain, Flush, And Refill
379
Selection Of Coolant
379
Adding Coolant
380
Cooling System Pressure Cap
380
Disposal Of Used Coolant
380
Coolant Level
381
Cooling System Notes
381
Charge Air Cooler — Inter-Cooler (Diesel Engine)
381
Brake System
382
Fluid Level Check — Brake Master Cylinder
382
Front/Rear Axle Fluid
382
Fluid Level Check
382
Adding Fluid
382
Selection Of Lubricant
382
Transfer Case
383
Fluid Level Check
383
Drain And Refill
383
Selection Of Lubricant
383
Manual Transmission — If Equipped
383
Fluid Level Check
383
Frequency Of Fluid Change
383
Selection Of Lubricant
383
Automatic Transmission — If Equipped
383
Special Additives
383
Fluid Level Check
384
Fluid And Filter Changes
384
Selection Of Lubricant
384
Fuses
384
General Information
384
Power Distribution Center (PDC)
385
Bulb Replacement
394
Replacement Bulbs, Names, And Part Numbers
394
Bulb Replacement
395
Halogen Headlamps — If Equipped
395
Front Park/Turn Signal
396
LED Front Side Marker
396
Front Fog Lamp — If Equipped
396
Rear Tail, Stop, Turn Signal, And Backup Lamp — If Equipped
397
Center High Mounted Stop Lamp (CHMSL)
397
License Plate Lamps — If Equipped
397
TIRES
397
Tire Safety Information
397
Tire Markings
398
Tire Sizing Chart
399
Tire Identification Number (TIN)
400
Tire Terminology And Definitions
401
Tire Loading And Tire Pressure
402
Loading
402
Tires — General Information
403
Tire Pressure
403
Tire Inflation Pressures
404
Tire Pressures For High Speed Operation
405
Radial Ply Tires
405
Run Flat Tires — If Equipped
405
Tire Spinning
405
Tread Wear Indicators
406
Life Of Tire
406
Replacement Tires
406
Tire Types
407
All Season Tires — If Equipped
407
Summer Or Three Season Tires — If Equipped
407
Snow Tires
408
Spare Tires — If Equipped
408
Spare Tire Matching Original Equipped Tire And Wheel — If Equipped
408
Compact Spare Tire — If Equipped
408
Full Size Spare — If Equipped
409
Limited Use Spare — If Equipped
409
Wheel And Wheel Trim Care
409
Snow Traction Devices
410
Tire Rotation Recommendations
411
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION UNIFORM TIRE QUALITY GRADES
412
Treadwear
412
Traction Grades
412
Temperature Grades
412
STORING THE VEHICLE
413
BODYWORK
413
Protection From Atmospheric Agents
413
What Causes Corrosion?
414
Body And Underbody Maintenance
414
Cleaning Headlights
414
Preserving The Bodywork
414
Washing
414
Special Care
414
Appearance Care For Fabric Top Models
415
Care Of Fabric Top Windows
415
INTERIORS
416
Carpet Safety Information
416
Carpet Removal
417
Seats And Fabric Parts
418
Seat Belt Maintenance
418
Plastic And Coated Parts
419
Cleaning Plastic Instrument Cluster Lenses
419
Leather Surfaces
419
Glass Surfaces
419
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
420
VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (VIN)
420
BRAKE SYSTEM
420
WHEEL AND TIRE TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS
420
Torque Specifications
420
FUEL REQUIREMENTS — GASOLINE ENGINE
421
3.6L Engine
421
Reformulated Gasoline
421
Materials Added To Fuel
421
Gasoline/Oxygenate Blends
422
Do Not Use E-85 In Non-Flex Fuel Vehicles
422
CNG And LP Fuel System Modifications
422
Methylcyclopentadienyl Manganese Tricarbonyl (MMT) In Gasoline
422
Fuel System Cautions
422
FUEL REQUIREMENTS – DIESEL ENGINE
423
Diesel Fuel Specifications
423
Biodiesel Fuel Requirements
424
Biodiesel Fuel Properties — Low Ambient Temperatures
424
Fuel Quality — Must Comply With ASTM Standards
424
Fuel Oxidation Stability — Must Use Fuel Within Six Months Of Manufacture
424
Fuel Water Separation — Must Use Mopar® Approved Fuel Filter Elements
425
Fuel In Oil Dilution — Must Adhere To Required Oil Change Interval
425
Biodiesel Fuel Filter Change Intervals
425
FLUID CAPACITIES
425
ENGINE FLUIDS AND LUBRICANTS
426
CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE
430
SUGGESTIONS FOR OBTAINING SERVICE FOR YOUR VEHICLE
430
Prepare For The Appointment
430
Prepare A List
430
Be Reasonable With Requests
430
IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE
430
Roadside Assistance
430
FCA US LLC Customer Center
432
FCA Canada Inc. Customer Center
432
Mexico
432
Puerto Rico And U.S. Virgin Islands
432
Customer Assistance For The Hearing Or Speech Impaired (TDD/TTY)
432
Service Contract
432
WARRANTY INFORMATION
433
MOPAR® PARTS
433
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS
433
In The 50 United States And Washington, D.C.
433
In Canada
433
PUBLICATION ORDER FORMS
433
Change Of Ownership Or Address
434
GENERAL INFORMATION
434
INDEX
435

FAQ about the 2023 Jeep Gladiator Manual

What contains the 2023 Gladiator manual?

The Jeep Gladiator owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Jeep to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Jeep Gladiator. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Jeep Gladiator 2023 owner's manual:

  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Jeep Gladiator owners can do
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices

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