2008 Dodge Grand Caravan Owner Manual

2008 Dodge Grand Caravan Manual

2008 Dodge Grand Caravan manual table of contents:

  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 1
    2008 Caravan 2008 OWNER' S MANUAL Caravan
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    ... driver, call a cab, a friend, or use public transportation. This manual illustrates and describes the operation of features and equipment that are ... ordered on this vehicle. Please disregard any features and equipment described in this manual that are not on this vehicle. Chrysler LLC reserves the ...
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    ... 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 INTRODUCTION TABLE OF CONTENTS PAGE ...3 1 ...9 2 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL STARTING AND OPERATING ...97 3 ...219 4 ...321 5 ...409 6 ...431 7 WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES ...
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  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 5
    INTRODUCTION CONTENTS Ⅵ Introduction ...4 Ⅵ How To Use This Manual ...4 Ⅵ Warnings And Cautions ...6 Ⅵ Vehicle Identification Number ...6 Ⅵ Vehicle Modifications/Alterations ...7 1
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    ...are urged to read these publications carefully. Following the instructions and recommendations in this manual will help assure safe and enjoyable operation...-trained technicians and genuine Mopar௡ parts, and is interested in your satisfaction. HOW TO USE THIS MANUAL Consult the Table of Contents to...
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    INTRODUCTION 5 1
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    6 INTRODUCTION WARNINGS AND CAUTIONS This manual contains WARNINGS against operating procedures that could result in an accident or ... result in damage to your vehicle. If you do not read this entire manual you may miss important information. Observe all Warnings and Cautions. VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 9
    INTRODUCTION 7 VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS/ALTERATIONS WARNING! Any modifications or alterations to this vehicle could seriously affect its roadworthiness and safety and may lead to an accident resulting in serious injury or death. 1
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    ... The RKE Transmitter ...21 Ⅵ Remote Starting System - If Equipped ...28 ▫ How To Use Remote Start ...28 Ⅵ Door Locks ...31 ▫ Manual Door Locks ...31 ▫ Power Door Locks - If Equipped ...32 Ⅵ Windows ...36 ▫ Power Vent Windows - If Equipped ...36...
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    ... Belt Pretensioners ...64 ▫ Enhanced Seat Belt Use Reminder System (BeltAlert௡) ...64 ▫ Seat Belts ... System Components ...67 ▫ Front Seat Airbag Features ...67 ▫ Airbag Deployment Sensors And ... Child Restraints ...81 Ⅵ Rear Seat Delete Feature (Commercial Vehicles Only) - If Equipped ...89...
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    THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 11 ▫ Restraining Infants And Small Children With Seat Delete Feature (Commercial Vehicles Only) ...90 Ⅵ Engine Break-In Recommendations ...93 Ⅵ Safety Tips ...93 ▫ Safety Checks You Should Make Inside The Vehicle ...93 ▫ Periodic Safety Checks...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 14
    ...a spring-loaded momentary contact position. When released from the START position, the switch automatically returns to the detented ON position. WIN Ignition Positions Integrated Ignition Key The integrated ignition key operates the ignition switch. It also contains the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) ...
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    ...out with your other hand. 2 Valet Key Removal NOTE: You can insert the double-sided valet key into the lock cylinder with either side up. Tip Start Feature 1. Do not press the accelerator pedal during this process.
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    ... Turn the ignition switch to the START position and release it as soon as the starter engages. The starter motor ... and then remove the key. NOTE: Power Window switches will also remain active for up ... delay setting. Opening the front door will cancel this feature. WARNING! NEVER leave children alone ...
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    ... will turn on for three seconds for a bulb check. If the light remains on after the bulb check, it indicates that there is a problem with the electronics. In addition, if the light begins to flash after the bulb check, it indicates that someone used an ...
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    ...with aftermarket remote starting systems. Use of these systems may result in vehicle starting problems and loss of security protection. • Exxon/Mobil Speedpass™,... key chain will not cause a fault unless the additional part is physically held against the transmitter being used to start...
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    ...10 seconds, a chime will sound and the Vehicle Security Alarm Indicator Light will begin to flash. Turn the ignition switch to the OFF position and remove the ... and the Vehicle Security Alarm Indicator Light will stop flashing, turn the ignition switch on again for three seconds, and ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 20
    ...the first three minutes the horn will sound and the headlights and Vehicle Security Alarm Indicator Light will flash repeatedly. For an additional 15 minutes only the ...15 additional minutes of headlights and Vehicle Security Alarm Indicator Light flashing, if the system has not been...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 21
    ... are locked and closed the Vehicle Security Alarm Indicator Light in the instrument cluster will flash rapidly to signal that the system is arming. The... Vehicle Security Alarm Indicator Light, located in the lower center section of the instrument cluster, will flash at a slower rate to indicate that ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 22
    ... security telltale light will flash for 30 seconds. Check the vehicle for tampering. Security System Manual ... using the manual door lock plunger. ILLUMINATED ENTRY SYSTEM - IF EQUIPPED The courtesy lights will... or open the doors. This feature is only available if you have RKE. The lights will fade to...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 23
    ...liftgate, left power sliding door, and right power sliding door from distances up to about 23 ft (7 m) using a hand-held radio RKE transmitter. The RKE transmitter need not be pointed at the vehicle to activate the system. NOTE: If the key is...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 24
    ... sliding door. Other options of the system allow you to turn ON/OFF the Sound Horn with Remote Lock and Flash Lights with Remote Key LOCK features. To UNLOCK Doors And Liftgate Press and release the UNLOCK button on the RKE transmitter once to ...
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    ... YOUR VEHICLE 23 • For vehicles not equipped with the EVIC, the Remote UNLOCK feature can be enabled ..., the Sound Horn with Remote Key Lock feature can be turned on and off by performing .... The Sound Horn with Remote Key Lock feature can be reactivated by repeating this procedure or by performing ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 26
    ...the RKE transmitter for at least one second and release. When the PANIC Alarm is on, the headlights and park lights will flash, the horn will pulse on and off and the ..., you may have to be closer to the vehicle due to the radio frequency noises of the system. Open/Close Power Liftgate - ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 27
    ... Key Lock - If Equipped If desired, the Flash Lights With Remote Key Lock feature can be turned on and off by ...) press the LOCK button. Release both buttons. The Flash Lights with Remote Key Lock feature can be reactivated by repeating this procedure or by performing the procedure in Section Four, "...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 28
    ...YOUR VEHICLE The table below explains the Lamp Flash options. Which Turn Signal Lamps... Side Liftgate All Function Number of Flashes 1 2 2 2 2 2 Replacing the RKE Transmitter Battery The recommended....gov/hazardouswaste/perchlorate. NOTE: Do not touch the battery terminals that are on the back housing...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 29
    ...Industry Canada. Operation is subject to the following conditions: • This device may not cause harmful interference. • This device must accept any interference... of the battery is a minimum of three years. 2. Closeness to a radio transmitter such as a radio station tower, airport transmitter, and ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 30
    ...Gear shift lever in PARK • Doors closed • Hood closed • Trunk closed • HAZARD switch off • BRAKE switch inactive (brake pedal not pressed) • Ignition key removed from ignition switch • Battery at an acceptable charge level, and • RKE PANIC button...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 31
    ... unlocked, Remote Start will automatically LOCK the doors. • The park lights will turn on and remain on during Remote Start mode. • For security, power window and power... RKE transmitter twice, within five seconds. The parking lights will flash and the horn will • The engine can be ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 32
    ...engine stalls or RPM exceeds 2500. • Any engine warning telltale lights come on. • The hood is opened. • The Hazard Switch is pressed. • The transmission gear selector lever is moved out of PARK. • Pressing the brake pedal. • Allow the engine to run ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 33
    ... must be reset by inserting a valid key into the ignition switch, rotating to the RUN position, and then rotating back to the LOCK/OFF position. DOOR LOCKS MANUAL DOOR LOCKS Lock the doors by pushing down on the lock plungers on each door trim panel. 2 Manual Door Lock Plunger
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    ... lock, and lock your vehicle. Do not leave unattended children in the vehicle, or with access to an unlocked vehicle. Unsupervised use of vehicle equipment may cause ... door lock switch is located on each front door trim panel. Use this switch to lock or unlock the doors. Sliding Door Lock Features
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    ... your keys in the vehicle. Removing the key or closing the door will allow the locks to operate. A Front Passenger Power Door Switch Features 1 - Window Open/Close 2 - Doors Lock 3 - Doors Unlock If you press the power door lock switch while the sliding ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 36
    ... (do not start the engine). 5. Within 30 seconds, press the driver's door lock switch in the lock direction. 6. A single chime will be heard to indicate the feature has been disabled. 7. To reactivate this feature, repeat the above steps. 8. If a chime is not heard, the program mode was ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 37
    ... and all doors closed). The Unlock Doors Automatically On Exit feature will not operate if there is any manual operation of the power door locks (..., press the driver's door lock switch in the unlock direction. 6. A single chime will sound to indicate the feature has been changed. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 38
    ... YOUR VEHICLE 7. To reactivate this feature, repeat the above steps. 8. If a chime is not heard, the program ... Exit features in accordance with local laws. WINDOWS POWER VENT WINDOWS - IF EQUIPPED Switches ... the two vent windows from the driver's seat. Power Vent Window Switches 1 - Open 2 - Close
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 39
    ...or ACC position and during power accessory delay. NOTE: Power Window switches will also remain active for up to 90 seconds after...accessory delay setting. Opening the front door will cancel this feature. Driver's Master Power Window Switches 2 Driver's Power Window Switches 1 - Left Rear 2 - Right ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 40
    ... KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Power Window Lockout Switch - If Equipped The driver may lock out... bar switch just below the power window switches. and locks and unlocks all doors. The ... Doors Unlock Front Passenger Power Window Switch There is a single switch on the front passenger's door trim ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 41
    ... sill. Auto Down Feature - If Equipped The left and right front window switches may be equipped with an auto down feature. Press the window switch past the detent, release, and the... turned off. Opening a vehicle front door will cancel this feature. 2 Sliding Door Power Window Switch
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    ...VEHICLE Auto Up Feature With Anti-Pinch Protection - If Equipped The left front window switch may be equipped with an Auto Up feature. Lift the window switch to the second detent, release, ... Up feature, perform the following steps after vehicle power is restored: 1. Pull the window switch up ...
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    ... BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 41 2. Push the window switch down firmly to the second detent to... and continue to hold the switch down for an additional two seconds after the window is fully open. ... Your vehicle may exhibit wind buffeting with the windows down, or the sunroof (if equipped) in certain ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 44
    ... left side sliding door cannot be opened while the fuel door is open. This feature operates only when the sliding door is fully closed prior to opening the fuel door. ...- IF EQUIPPED The power sliding door may be opened manually or by using the buttons on the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 45
    ...seats, press the power sliding door master lock button, located in the overhead console, to disable the switches for the rear seat passengers. NOTE:... it meets sufficient resistance. 2 Power Sliding Door Detail 1 - Heated Seat Switch 2 - Power Window Switch 3 - Manual Lock 4 - Door Handle 5 - Power ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 46
    ... press the switch again. • The power sliding side door switches will not operate if the transmission gear selector lever ... stop and must be opened or closed manually. Power Sliding Side Door Open Flash The left and right exterior hazard lights will flash for 12 seconds when either sliding door is ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 47
    ... You can turn the feature back on by repeating the above mentioned procedure. Power Sliding Side Door Master Lock Switch The power sliding side doors may also ...the ON position. 2 Overhead Console Power Sliding Door Master Switch 1 - Left Door 2 - Liftgate 3 - Right Door 4 ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 48
    ...seats, the sliding doors are equipped with a child protection door lock system. NOTE: When the child lock system is engaged, the door can be opened only by using the outside door handle even though the inside door lock is in the unlocked position. To Engage The Child Protection Door Lock 1. Open the...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 49
    ...door can be opened only by using the outside door handle, the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter, the switches on the overhead ... position. To avoid unintentional operation of the power sliding door from the rear seats, press the Master Lock Out Switch located in the front overhead console to the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 50
    ... with one fluid motion. Liftgate Handle Location If the liftgate is locked and is not equipped with the power liftgate feature, pressing the button on the RKE transmitter will result in the liftgate becoming unlocked for 30 seconds allowing you to manually ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 51
    ... will close the liftgate. When the RKE transmitter button is pressed and the Flash Lights feature is enabled, the tail lights will flash to signal that the liftgate is opening or closing. The power liftgate may also be opened and closed by pressing the ...
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    ... once will only close the liftgate. This button cannot be used to open the liftgate. WARNING! During power operation, ... pinch sensors attached to the side of the liftgate opening. Light pressure anywhere along these strips will cause the liftgate to return to the open position. Liftgate Rear Switch
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    ...are operating the vehicle. • If you are required to drive with the liftgate open, make sure that all windows are closed, and the climate control blower switch is set at high speed. DO NOT use the recirculation mode.
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    ...KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Gas props support the liftgate in the open position. However, because the... and latched while the vehicle is in motion. • DO NOT use a storage bin latch as a tie down... bin covers when your vehicle is unattended. Do not allow children to have access to the second row...
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    THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 53 NOTE: Your vehicle may be built with a release strap or release lever attached to the Storage Bin Cover latch mechanism. Storage Bin Cover Emergency Release Lever - If Equipped As a security measure, your vehicle may be built with a Storage Bin Cover...
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    54 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING YOUR VEHICLE Storage Bin Cover Emergency Release Strap - If Equipped As a security measure, your vehicle may be built with a Storage Bin Cover Emergency Release strap built into the storage bin cover latching mechanism. NOTE: In the event of an individual being ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 57
    ... VEHICLE 55 OCCUPANT RESTRAINTS Some of the most important safety features in your vehicle are the restraint systems: • Three-point lap ... pretensioners to enhance occupant protection by managing occupant energy during an impact event. NOTE: Do not use the storage bin emergency release strap to ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 58
    ... • All seat belt systems (except the driver's, Swivel n' Go, and third row center position) include Automatic Locking Retractors (ALRs), ...-size seat belts, your seat belts or the Lower Anchors and Tether for CHildren (LATCH) feature also can be used to hold infant and child restraint systems. NOTE...
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    ... The belt webbing in the retractor is designed to lock during very sudden stops or collisions. This feature allows the shoulder part of the belt to move freely with you ...are more likely to be seriously injured or killed. 2 WARNING! • Do not allow people to ride in any area of your ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 60
    ... injuries, or you could even slide out of part of the belt. Follow these instructions to wear your seat belt safely and to keep your passengers safe, too..., no matter what their size. Lap/Shoulder Belt Operating Instructions 1. Enter the vehicle and close the door. Sit back and ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 61
    ... worn under your arm is very dangerous. Your body could strike the inside surfaces of the vehicle in a... 2 WARNING! A shoulder belt placed behind you will not protect you from injury during a collision. You ... you do not wear your shoulder belt. The lap and shoulder belt are meant to be used together....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 62
    ...". WARNING! • A belt that is buckled into the wrong buckle will not protect you properly. The lap portion could ride too high on your body, possibly causing internal injuries. Always buckle... buckle nearest you. • A belt that is too loose will not protect you as well. In a sudden stop you...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 63
    ... belt is straight. If you can't straighten a belt in your vehicle, take it to your authorized dealer and have it fixed. 5. Position the shoulder belt on your chest so that it is comfortable and not resting on your neck. The retractor will withdraw any slack in the belt. 2 Removing Slack From Belt
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 64
    ... the belt system periodically, checking for cuts, frays, or loose parts. Damaged parts must be replaced immediately. Do not disassemble or modify the system. ... webbing, etc.). Third Row Center Shoulder Belt Instructions The shoulder belt for the third row center seat is located in ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 65
    ... the actuation buttons while simultaneously pushing down on the anchorage assembly. As a guide, if you are shorter than average you will prefer ...younger should be properly restrained in the rear seat whenever possible. How To Use The Automatic Locking Mode 1. Buckle the combination lap/shoulder belt....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 66
    ... the driver to buckle the seat belt. The driver should also instruct all other occupants to buckle their seat belts. Once the...warning is triggered, BeltAlert௡ will continue to chime and flash the Seat Belt Warning Light for 96 seconds or until the driver's seat belt is buckled. BeltAlert௡ will be...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 67
    ... Belt Warning Light to turn off. 3. Within 60 seconds of turning the ignition switch to the ON/RUN position... buckled. NOTE: Watch for the Seat Belt Warning Light to turn on while unbuckling and off ... has been deactivated, the Seat Belt Warning Light will continue to illuminate while the driver's seat ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 68
    ...seat belt extender. This extender should be used only if the existing belt is not long enough. When...rear passengers sitting next to a WARNING! Using a seat belt extender when not needed can increase the risk of injury in a collision. Only use when the lap belt is not long enough when it is worn low ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 69
    ...• Occupant Restraint Controller (ORC) • Airbag Telltale Light • Driver Airbag • Front Passenger Airbag • ... Column • Instrument Panel • Seat Belt Reminder Light • Knee Impact Bolster • Front Seat Belt... Airbags - If Equipped Front Seat Airbag Features The front airbag system has dual-...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 70
    ... later in the crash event. Driver Airbag Special Features Driver airbag deployment and force ... away from the occupant. Front Passenger Airbag Special Features A new active venting front passenger ...(Thorax) airbags provide enhanced protection and work together with supplemental Side Airbag Inflatable ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 71
    ... VEHICLE 69 WARNING! • Do not put anything on or around the airbag covers or attempt to open them manually. You may damage the airbags and you could be ... cushions are designed to open only when the airbags are inflating. • Do not use accessory seat covers or place objects between ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 72
    ... rear seat outboard occupants in addition to that provided by the body structure. Each airbag features inflated chambers placed adjacent to the head of each outboard occupant that ... the driver and front passenger. Side airbags also work with seat belts to improve occupant protection. The ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 73
    ...in child restraints or beltpositioning booster seats. Older children who do not use child restraints or belt-positioning booster seats should ... to the section on Child Restraints. You should read the instructions provided with your child restraint to make sure that you are using it properly. 2. All ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 74
    ... your vehicle has side airbags, do not lean against the door, airbags will inflate ... under ؆If You Need Assistance؆ in Section 9 of this manual. WARNING! • Being too close to the steering wheel or ... lead to more severe injuries in a collision. The airbags work with your seat belt to restrain you ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 75
    ..., the AIRBAG warning light will turn off. If the ORC detects a malfunction in any part of the system, it turns on the AIRBAG warning light, either momentarily or ... also record the nature of the malfunction. 2 WARNING! Ignoring the AIRBAG light in your instrument panel could mean you won...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 76
    ..., and the vehicle communication network intact, and the power intact, the Enhanced Accident Response System performs the following functions: • Cuts off fuel to the engine. • Flashes hazard lights.
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    ...STARTING YOUR VEHICLE 75 • Turns on the interior lights, which remain on as long as the battery has ... immediately deflate. NOTE: A frontal collision that is not severe enough to need airbag protection ... sliding along a carpet or gymnasium floor. They are not caused by contact with chemicals. They ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 78
    ...your clothing, follow the garment manufacturer's instructions for cleaning. • It is not advisable to drive your vehicle... of the instrument panel. Do not modify the front bumper, vehicle body structure, or add... to repair any part of the airbag system yourself. Be sure to tell anyone who works on your...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 79
    ..., have an authorized dealer service the system immediately. • The AIRBAG light does not come on during the approximately four to six seconds when the ignition switch is ...the speedometer, tachometer, or any engine related gauges are not working, the Occupant Restraint Controller (ORC) may...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 80
    ... deceleration usually indicative of a crash, but not severe enough to warrant airbag deployment... certain circumstances, EDR data may not be recorded (e.g., loss of battery power). In conjunction... accident investigation, the electronic data may be used by DaimlerChrysler Corporation and others to learn...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 81
    ...Parameters That May Be Recorded: • Diagnostic trouble code(s) and warning light status for electronically-controlled ..., including the airbag system • Airbag disable light status (if equipped) • ЉTimeЉ of airbag ... acceleration and angle • Seat belt status • Brake status (service and parking...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 82
    ...row bench seat with Integrated Child Seat are included with the seat. If the instructions are not with the seat or in the Owner's Manual Package, replacement instruction can be obtained. Second Row Bench Seat With Integrated Child Seat To obtain Integrated...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 83
    ... an infant on your lap could become so great that you could not hold the child, no matter how strong you are. The child and ... enough for an adult safety belt. Always check the child seat owner's manual to ensure you have the right seat for your child. Use the restraint that is correct for your child....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 84
    ...kg). Two types of child restraints can be used rearward-facing: infant carriers and ...)" later in this section. • The infant carrier is only used rearward-facing in the vehicle. It is recommended for children...-facing child seats must NEVER be used in the front seat of a vehicle with a front passenger...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 85
    ...facing child seats and convertible child seats used in the forward-facing direction are for children who weigh 20... vehicle's seat belts. If the child can not sit with knees bent over the vehicles seat... child's back is against the seatback, they should use a belt-positioning booster seat. The child and...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 86
    ... this doesn't help, move the child to the center rear seating position and use the lap belt. Never allow a child to put the shoulder belt under an ... or child restraint. • A rearward-facing child restraint should only be used in a rear seat. A rearward-facing child restraint in the front seat may be...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 87
    ...• Carefully follow the instructions that come with the restraint. If you install the restraint improperly, it may not work when you need it. • The passenger seat belts are ... portion tight around the child restraint so that it is not necessary to use a locking clip. Pulling up on the...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 88
    ... the child restraint manufacturer's directions. • When your child restraint is not in use, secure it in the vehicle with the seat belt or remove ...fold-in-floor seats. Second-row seats also feature tether strap anchorages, located in the rear surface of the seatback. In addition, all third row fold-...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 89
    .... NOTE: If your child restraint seat is not LATCH compatible, install the restraint using the vehicle seat belts. 2 Rear Seat Tether Strap Mounting When using the tether anchorages in the center position on third row fold-in-floor seating, ensure that the strap is routed underneath the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 90
    ...attachments for those anchorages will continue to have features for installation in vehicles using the lap or lap/shoulder..., please ensure that all seat belts not being used for occupant restraints are stowed and... your child restraint. Many, but not all restraint systems will be equipped with separate...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 91
    .... REAR SEAT DELETE FEATURE (COMMERCIAL VEHICLES ONLY) - IF EQUIPPED Commercial cargo vehicles are not designed for use as a family vehicle and are not ...An unrestrained pet could be thrown about and possibly injured, or injure a passenger during panic braking or in a collision.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 92
    ...Infants and Small Children with Seat Delete Feature (Commercial Vehicles Only) There are different ... large enough for an adult safety belt. Use the restraint that is correct for your child: • The rearward-... on the lower rear of the front passenger seat. Use this tether anchor to secure only forward ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 93
    ...REAR IN A VEHICLE EQUIPPED WITH THE REAR SEAT DELETE FEATURE (Commercial Vehicles Only). When a convertible seat ... most position. Older children who do not use child restraints or belt-positioning ... upper tether strap to the vehicle, follow the instructions shown: 1. Locate the child restraint tether ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 94
    ...might effect the performance of the strap is observed, DO NOT USE. Contact your authorized DaimlerChrysler dealership for a replacement part. WARNING! The vehicle tether anchor is designed to be used with a child restraint only. It should not be used ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 95
    ...thousand miles (kilometers) of operation. This should be considered as a normal part of the break-in and not interpreted as an indication of difficulty. SAFETY TIPS...system periodically checking for cuts, frays, and loose parts. Damaged parts must be replaced immediately. Do not disassemble or modify ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 96
    ... directed against the windshield. NOTE: If the defroster is not working or you are unable to feel air ... Have someone observe the operation of exterior lights while you work the controls. Check turn ... gasoline fumes are detected or fuel, power steering fluid, transmission fluid or brake fluid leaks are...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 97
    .... 2 WARNING! If you are required to drive with the deck lid / liftgate open, make sure that all windows are closed, and the climate control blower switch is set at high speed. DO NOT use the recirculation mode.
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    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE CONTENTS Ⅵ Mirrors ...100 ▫ Manual Rear View Day/Night Mirror - If Equipped ...100 ... Your UConnect௡ System ...122 ▫ General Information ...131 Ⅵ Seats ...131 ▫ Manual Front And Second Row Seat Adjuster ...132 ▫ Stow 'n...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 100
    98 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE ▫ Setting Memory Positions And Linking RKE Transmitter To Memory ...To Open And Close The Hood ...158 ▫ Hood Safety Switch - If Equipped ...159 Ⅵ Lights ...160 ▫ Interior Lighting ...160 ▫ Exterior Lights ...162 Ⅵ Multifunction Lever ...166 ▫...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 101
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 99 ▫ Power Inverter - If Equipped ...196 ▫ Electrical Outlet Use With Engine Off...200 ▫ Interior Bottle Holders ...201 ▫ Smokers Package Kit - If Equipped ...201 Ⅵ Console Features ...201 ▫ Basic Console ...201 ▫ Premium Console - If Equipped ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 102
    ... behind you. You can turn the feature on or off by pressing the button at the base of the mirror. A power indicator light to the side on/off button will indicate when the dimming feature is activated. Manual Rearview Mirror
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 103
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 101 CAUTION! To avoid damage to the mirror during cleaning, ... An illuminated vanity mirror is on the sun visor. To use the mirror, rotate the sun visor down and swing the mirror cover upward. The lights turn on automatically. Closing the mirror cover turns...
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    102 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE EXTERIOR MIRRORS Side View Mirrors To receive maximum...view obtained on the inside mirror. Side View Manual Folding Mirrors All exterior mirrors ...vehicles behind you. You can turn this feature on or off by pressing the button at the base of the Rearview ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 105
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 103 mirrors. Press the switch to the Left or Right for mirror ...fold anytime the button is pressed. The ignition switch does not have to be in the ON position. Power Remote... View Mirrors - If Equipped Use the mirror select switch located on the driver's door...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 106
    ... higher. See the UConnect௡ website for supported phones. NOTE: For UConnect௡ customer support, visit the following websites: • www.chrysler.com/uconnect • www.dodge.com/uconnect • www.jeep.com/uconnect • or call 1-877-855-8400
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 107
    ... contains the microphone for the system (depending on the type of mirror and radio equipped), and either the radio or the mirror has the two control buttons (PHONE Button and VOICE RECOGNITION... Actual button location may vary with radio. The individual buttons are described in the "Operation" section...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 108
    ... Headset Profile) you may not be able to use any UConnect௡ features. Refer to your cellular service provider or the phone manufacturer for details. ... the steering wheel radio control (right switch), if so equipped. The radio display will be used for visual prompts from the UConnect௡ ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 109
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 107 example, you can use the combined form voice command ЉPhonebook...to reference your cellular phone Owner's Manual. The UConnect௡ website may also provide detailed instructions for pairing. The following are general phone to UConnect௡ system pairing ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 110
    108 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE • When prompted, after the beep, say ЉPair a PhoneЉ...enter any four-digit PIN. You will not need to remember this PIN after the initial ... 5 phones are present in the vehicle, the UConnect௡ system will use the priority 3 cellular phone when you make ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 111
    ...-567-890 is nine digits long, which is not a valid U.S. phone number - the closest valid ... then dial. The number will appear in the display of certain radios. Call by Saying a Name • Press the PHONE ... number, which may appear in the display of certain radios. Add Names to Your UConnect௡ Phonebook ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 112
    ...Exchange Profile (OBEX). Please see your phone Owner's Manual for specific instructions on how to send these entries from your phone. NOTE: • The phone handset must support Bluetooth௡ OBEX transfers of phonebook entries to use this feature. • Some phones cannot send ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 113
    ... address book entry via Bluetooth௡. Please see your phone Owner's Manual for specific instructions on how to drop the Bluetooth௡ connection. • If the phonebook entry is longer than ...mobile and a home number, but you can add "John Doe's" work number later using the ЉPhonebook EditЉ feature. 3
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 114
    112 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Delete Entries in the UConnect௡ Phonebook NOTE: Editing phonebook entries is recommended when the ... UConnect௡ system will ask you which designation you wish to delete: home, work, mobile, pager, or all. Say the designation you wish to delete. • ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 115
    ... through the UConnect௡ system if the feature(s) are available on your cellular service plan. For example, if your cellular service plan provides three-way calling, this feature can be accessed ... system. Check with your cellular service provider for the features that you have. Answer or Reject ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 116
    114 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Answer or Reject an Incoming Call - Call Currently in Progress If ... The UConnect௡ system compatible phones in the market today do not support rejecting an incoming call when another call is in progress. Therefore, the user can only answer an incoming ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 117
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 115 Three-Way Calling To initiate three-way calling...after the vehicle ignition key has been switched to OFF. Call continuation functionality available ...one of three types: • After the ignition key is switched to OFF, a call can continue on the UConnect௡...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 118
    116 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE • After the ignition key is switched to OFF, a call ... phone after the ignition key is switched to OFF. UConnectா System Features Language Selection To change ... phone and manually dial the emergency number for your area. If the phone is not reachable ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 119
    ... and the UConnect௡ system will instruct the paired cellular phone to call the emergency number. This feature is supported in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.... Information Booklet and on the 24-Hour Towing Assistance Card. Paging To learn how to page, refer to ЉWorking with Automated Systems.Љ Paging...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 120
    ... Some services require immediate response selection. In some instances, that may be too quick for use of... numbers, followed by ЉSend,Љ is also to be used for navigating through an automated customer service center menu ... to voice mail and pager entries. To use this feature, dial the number you wish ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 121
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 119 NOTE: • You may not hear all of ...out settings that are too short and may not allow the use of this feature. Barge In - Overriding Prompts The... If available on the radio and/or on a premium display such as the instrument panel cluster, and supported by...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 122
    120 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE dialing a number with your paired Bluetooth௡ cellular phone, the audio ... vehicle's audio system. The UConnect௡ system will work the same as if you dial the number using voice recognition. NOTE: Certain brands of mobile phones do not send the dial ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 123
    ...UConnect௡ paired cellular phone and the UConnect௡ system, follow the instructions described in your cellular phone User's Manual. List Paired Cellular Phone Names...phone. Select Another Cellular Phone This feature allows you to select and start using another phone paired with the...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 124
    122 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE • The selected phone will be used for the next phone call. ... Tutorial To hear a brief tutorial of the system features, press the PHONE button and say "..., the UConnect௡ system Voice Training feature may be used. To enter this training mode, follow ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 125
    ... vehicle is parked with the engine running, all windows closed, and the blower fan switched OFF. This procedure may be repeated ...: • low-to-medium blower setting, • low-to-medium vehicle speed, • low road noise, • smooth road surface, • fully closed windows, • dry weather condition. • ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 126
    ... supported, some shortcut dialing number combinations may not be supported. • In a convertible vehicle, system performance may be ... • low-to-medium blower setting, • low-to-medium vehicle speed, • low road noise, • smooth road surface, • fully closed windows, • dry weather conditions, ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 127
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 125 • Echo at the far end can sometimes be reduced ... happens, the connection can generally be re-established by switching the phone off/on. Your cell phone ... in Bluetooth௡ ON mode. Power-Up After switching the ignition key from OFF to either ON or ACC ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 128
    126 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE
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    128 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 131
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 129 Primary zero one two three four five six seven eight nine star (*) plus (+) pound (#) add location all Voice Commands Alternate(s) Voice Commands Primary Alternate(s) call cancel confirmation prompts continue delete dial download edit emergency ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 132
    130 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Primary language list names list phones mobile mute mute off new entry no pager pair a ... or main menu select phone select send set up phone settings or phone set up towing assistance transfer call UConnect௡ Tutorial try again voice training work yes
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 133
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 131 General Information This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC rules and RSS 210 of Industry .... SEATS Seats are a primary part of the Occupant Restraint (protection) System of the vehicle. They need to be used properly for safe ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 134
    132 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Manual Front And Second Row Seat Adjuster The ... position. Release the bar to lock the seat into position. Using body pressure, move forward and rearward on ... you could be injured. Adjust any seat only while the vehicle is parked. Manual Seat Adjuster
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 135
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 133 8-Way Driver's Power Seat - If Equipped The driver's power seat switches are located on the outboard side of the seat. The front switch ...and tilt adjustment. The rear switch controls the seatback recline adjustment. CAUTION! DO NOT place any...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 136
    134 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Adjustable Head Restraints Head restraints can reduce the risk of whiplash injury in the event of impact from the rear. Pull up or push down on the head restraint cushion so that the upper edge is as high as practical. To raise the head restraint, pull...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 137
    ... located on the center instrument panel area. The switch indicator lights will show when the HIGH or LOW heat is... time for No Heat (no lights). Second row heated seat switches are located in the sliding side... Door Controls 1 - Heated Seat Switch 2 - Power Window Switch 3 - Manual Lock 4 - Door Handle ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 138
    ... at low temperatures, especially if used for long periods of time. DO NOT place anything on ...or cushion. This may cause the seat heater to overheat. Manual Reclining Seats - If Equipped The recliner ... lift the lever to return the seatback to its normal position. Using body pressure, lean forward and ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 139
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 137 WARNING! DO NOT ride with the seatback reclined ... the recliner only when the vehicle is parked. Manual Lumbar Adjust Lever - If Equipped The lumbar ..., rotate the handle down. To decrease the support, rotate the handle upwards. 3 Manual Lumbar Control
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 140
    138 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Stow 'n Go Seating - If Equipped On vehicles equipped with Stow 'n Go seating, the second and third row seats may be folded into the floor for convenient storage. To Fold Second Row Seats 1. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 141
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 139 4. Pull up on the seatback recliner lever located on the outboard side of the seat and fold the seatback down. To assure the seatback is latched in the folded position, additional downward pressure on the seatback may be required when folding. 3 ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 142
    140 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 5. Pull rearward on the release strap located at the rear of ... serious injury could result if the seat storage bin covers are not properly latched. • DO NOT ... and latched while the vehicle is in motion. • DO NOT use a storage bin latch as a tie down....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 143
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 141 To Unfold Second Row Seats 1. Slide the storage bin locking mechanism to the ЉunlockedЉ position and then pull up on the storage bin latch to open the cover. 2. Pull up on the handle to lift the seat out of the storage bin and push the seat rearward...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 144
    142 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 3. Pull up on the seatback recliner lever located on the outboard side of ... seat. Third Row Power Seat - If Equipped The third row power seat offers the following features: • The seatbacks can be folded forward for additional cargo space if needed •...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 145
    ... the seatback angle forward/rearward for occupant comfort Remote Third Row Power Seat Switch- If Equipped A One-Touch Third Row Power Folding Seat switch is located in the left rear trim panel as part of a switch-bank. 3 Third Row Power Seat Switch One Touch Folding Seat...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 146
    144 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE The rear switch bank allows multiple power folding and unfolding positions for the third row seats. Left ... together. The One Touch Third Row Power Folding Seat adjusts to the following positions using the switch bank located on ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 147
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 145 NOTE: The Third Row Power Seat system includes obstacle detection for ... and repress the button again, for the desired position. To Fold Third Row Seats Manually - If Equipped 1. Lower the head restraint to its full down position. 2. Pull release strap ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 148
    146 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE To Unfold Third Row Seats 1. Pull up on the assist strap to lift the seat out of the ..., you or others in your vehicle could be injured if seats are not properly latched to their floor attachments. Always be sure the seats ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 149
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 147 WARNING! To avoid serious injury or death, NEVER operate the vehicle with occupants in the third row seat while in the tailgate mode. Easy ... 'n Go seats can be tilted forward for easy access to the third row seat or rear cargo area. To ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 150
    ... - If Equipped Premium second row Swivel 'n Go Seating features include: • A table that installs between the second and third row seats. The table ... or hand-held game • Seats are removable Swivel 'n Go Seating Features 1 - Seat Release 2 - Fore-Aft Adjustment 3 - Swivel ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 151
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 149 To swivel the seat: Pull the lower handle on the outboard... only. Seatbacks fold forward on an angle, not flat. This allows the seats to swivel when the seatbacks... seat should be locked in the forward position when using any child seat or infant carriers...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 152
    150 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Removing Swivel 'n Go Premium Seating - If ... obstructions from the floor behind the seat, and stow the Third Row Seat. 2. Pull up on the release ... the seat from vehicle through the liftgate. Rollers are part of the seat frame and will ease the removal ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 153
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 151 Swivel 'n Go Premium Seating Table - If Equipped The Swivel 'n Go Seating Table consists of an easily assembled post and top. The table and leg are stored beneath the floor when not in use. To install the table follow these steps: 3 Second Row ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 154
    152 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 2. Open the floor storage cover in front of the second row seats. 4. Insert pole into base by aligning the lock button into notch of the base. Table and Leg Storage Installing Table Leg Into Base 1 - Table Base 2 - Lock/Release Button 3. Remove the...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 155
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 153 5. Twist the pole in a clockwise rotation until it stops. ...top over the installed pole aligning with the mating feature of the underside of the table top. Apply pressure ... objects on table. • DO NOT place liquid drinks on the table, use available cup ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 156
    154 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE To separate the table top from the pole, follow these steps: 1. Locate the release latch on the ... 2. Pull horizontally on the latch to activate the release from the pole. NOTE: Always store the table and pole in the floor storage bin when not in use.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 157
    ... the Memory Buttons 1 and 2 on the driver's door panel can be used to recall the driver's seat, driver's outside mirror, adjustable brake and accelerator pedals, and radio station preset settings. Your Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitters can also be...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 158
    ... recliner, and driver's sideview mirror to the desired positions. 4. Adjust the brake and accelerator pedals to the desired positions. 5. Turn on the radio and set the radio... be performed within five seconds if you desire to also use a Remote Keyless Entry transmitter to recall memory...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 159
    ... in PARK to recall memory positions. If a recall is attempted when the vehicle is not in PARK, a message will be displayed in the Electronic Vehicle Information Center (... occur before another recall can be selected. To Disable A RKE Transmitter Linked to Memory 1. Turn the ignition switch to the OFF ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 160
    158 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 2. Press and release Memory Button 1. The system will recall any memory settings stored in position 1. Wait for the system to complete the memory recall before continuing to step 3. 3. Press and release the memory SET(S) button located on the driver...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 161
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 159 inches (30 cm) and then drop it. This should secure both ... Center (EVIC), and the hood is not latched, the EVIC will display "Hood Ajar" in the instrument cluster EVIC display window. 3 Hood Safety Catch Use the hood prop rod to secure the hood in ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 162
    ...All of the lights, except the hazard warning lights, headlamp high beams and flash to pass, are controlled by switches to the left of the steering column on the instrument panel. Headlight Switch Assembly Interior Lighting Interior lights are turned on when a door or liftgate is...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 163
    ... NOTE: The key must be out of the ignition switch or the ignition switch must be in the OFF position for this feature to operate. Dome Light Positions Rotate the dimmer control completely upward to the second detent (extreme top position) to...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 164
    ...first detent. This feature brightens the odometer, radio and overhead displays when the park lights or headlights ... specific features while driving at night. To activate the Halo lights, push in on the Halo switch ... off. Exterior Lights Parking Lights Turn the headlight switch knob to the first detent...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 165
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 163 Daytime Running Lights (Canada/Fleet Vehicles Only) The headlights on ... the ignition is turned OFF. The lights illuminate at less than 50% of normal intensity. If the parking brake is applied the Daytime Running Lights (DRL) will turn off. Also, if a ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 166
    ...90 seconds after exiting your vehicle. To activate the delay feature, turn OFF the ignition switch while the headlights are still on. Then turn ... switch is turned off. If the headlights or park lights are turned back on or the ignition switch is turned on, the delay will be cancelled. The driver can ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 167
    ... within 45 seconds of turning the ignition OFF to activate this feature. Front Fog Lights - If Equipped To activate the front fog...control knob. Pressing the headlight switch control knob in a second time, will turn the front fog lights off. Fog Light Switch 3 Lights-On Reminder If the headlights or...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 168
    ... avoid wearing down the battery if the headlights, park lights, or front fog lights are left on for extended periods of time when the ignition switch is in the LOCK position. After ... LOCK position and the headlight switch in any position other than OFF or AUTO, the lights will turn off ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 169
    ... VEHICLE 167 If either indicator flashes at a rapid rate, check for a defective outside turn signal light bulb. If one of the indicators ... the lever is moved, it would suggest that the indicator light is defective. You may manually signal a lane change by moving the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 170
    168 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Windshield Wiper and Washer Functions The wipers and washers are operated by a ... cannot return to the off position, damage to the wiper motor may occur. Multifunction Lever Features 1 - Front Mist/Washer 2 - Wiper Speeds 3 - Rear Wiper/Washer 4 - Low/...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 171
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 169 1. Multifunction Lever - Mist, Front Wiper and Washer Press the end of the multifunction ... and automatically turn off. 2. Intermittent, Low and High Speed Wipers Use the intermittent wipers when weather conditions make a single wiping cycle, with a ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 172
    ... Headlight Low/High Beam Select Switch and Flash-to-Pass Headlight Low/High ... can signal another vehicle with your headlights by lightly pulling the multifunction lever toward you. ... Information Center (EVIC) in Section 4 under "PERSONAL SETTINGS (CUSTOMER PROGRAMMABLE FEATURES)" for more information.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 173
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 171 TILT STEERING COLUMN - IF EQUIPPED To tilt the column, pull the small lever downward (located on the... between the rear fascia and the detected obstacle when backing up. When backing up the driver should also use the inside rearview and outside mirrors.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 174
    172 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE The Rear Park Assist System will remember the last system state (enabled or disabled) from ... lever is in REVERSE. When in REVERSE, the system scans for objects behind the vehicle using four sensors located in the rear bumper. NOTE: The system will be ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 175
    ... of the warning display has six yellow and two red LED lights, one set to warn of obstacles behind the left rear of the ...rearview mirror or by looking directly at the display above the rear window. Rear Park Assist LED Lights 3 The system dimly illuminates the two outer most yellow LEDs when it is ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 176
    174 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE DISPLAY LED 1st LED 2nd LED 3rd LED 4th LED 5th LED 6th LED ... at 8 in (20 cm) Continuous NOTE: The Rear Park Assist System will MUTE the radio, if on, when the audible warning is activated. PARK ASSIST WARNING DISPLAY DISTANCES OBSTACLE DISTANCE FROM: ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 177
    ... Assist System, it is strongly recommended that the ball mount and hitch ball assembly be disconnected from the vehicle when the vehicle is not used for towing. Failure to do so can result in injury or damage to vehicles or obstacles because the hitch ball will be ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 178
    ... may want to disable the Rear Park Assist System, such as when towing a trailer. NOTE: The manufacturer suggests disabling the Rear Park ..."Personal Settings (Customer Programmable Features)" under "Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC)" in Section 4 of this manual. Vehicles Equipped With the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 179
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 177 If ؆SERVICE PARK ASSIST SYSTEM؆ appears in the Electronic ... could damage the sensors. ADJUSTABLE PEDALS - IF EQUIPPED This feature allows both the brake and accelerator pedals to move toward or away from the driver to provide improved position with ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 180
    178 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Press the button forward to move the pedals forward (toward the front of the vehicle)....Cruise Control Engaged" or "Adjustable Pedal Disabled - Vehicle In Reverse"). CAUTION! Do not place any article under the adjustable pedals or impede its ability to ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 181
    ... the ON/OFF button (located in the end of the lever) once and the CRUISE indicator light (located in the message window of the odometer) will illuminate showing the electronic speed... have an accident. Always leave the system OFF when you aren't using it. Electronic Speed Control Switches
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 182
    180 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Setting Electronic Speed Control at a Desired Speed When the.... Deactivating Electronic Speed Control A soft tap on the brake pedal or pulling the lever CANCEL toward you, ...RESUME/ACCEL upwards and release. Resume can be used at any speed above 25 mph (40...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 183
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 181 NOTE: The Electronic Speed Control system has been... system can be reactivated by pushing the speed control switch ON/ OFF button and resetting the desired ...result. Don't use Speed Control in heavy traffic or on roads that are winding, icy, snow-covered,...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 184
    ... and conversation mirror. Premium front overhead console models feature an LED focused light that illuminates the instrument panel cup holders, Infrared ... liftgate switch. Front Premium Overhead Console Features 1 - Cupholder LED 2 - ATC Sensor 3 - Interior Lights 4 - Storage/Mirror 5 - Switch Bank
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 185
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 183 Courtesy/Interior Lighting At the forward end of the console are two courtesy ... instrument panel cupholders is also illuminated from a light in the overhead console. This light is turned on when the headlight switch is on and will adjust in brightness ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 186
    ... area while in courtesy mode, for added convenience. Overhead Compartment Features 1 2 3 4 1 - DVD - Rear HVAC - Interior Lights - Storage If equipped, otherwise storage. 1 5 6 7 8 - - - - Storage DVD 1 Interior Lights Halo Lighting
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 187
    ... the perimeter of the console base. This feature provides additional lighting options while traveling and is controlled by the headlight switch. Refer to "Halo Lighting - If Equipped" under "Lighting" in "Understanding The Features Of Your Vehicle" in Section...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 188
    ... the path of the door or gate. Only use this transceiver with a garage door opener that has a "stop and reverse" feature as required by Federal safety ... door opener models manufactured after 1982. Do not use a garage door opener without these safety features. Call toll-free 1-800-355-3515 or, on the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 189
    ... more efficient training and accurate transmission of the radio-frequency signal. Your vehicle should ... you wish to program while keeping the indicator light in view. 3. Simultaneously press and hold ... indicator changes from a slow to a rapidly blinking light, then release both the HomeLink௡ and ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 190
    188 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Watch for the HomeLink௡ indicator to change flash rates. When it changes, it is programmed. It ... (or device) should activate when the HomeLink௡ button is pressed. If the indicator light blinks rapidly for two seconds, and then turns to a constant ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 191
    ...is plugged in and activates, programming is complete. If the device does not activate, press the button a third time (for two seconds) to complete the training. If you have any problems, or require assistance, please call toll-free 1-800-355-3515 or, on ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 192
    ..., gate operator, security system, entry door lock, home/office lighting, etc. The hand-held transmitter of the device may also be used at any time. Reprogramming a ... and hold the desired HomeLink௡ button until the indicator light begins to flash after 20 seconds. Do not release the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 193
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 191 has successfully accepted the frequency signal. The indicator light will flash slowly and then rapidly when fully ... the Vehicle Security Alarm is active. TROUBLESHOOTING TIPS If you are having trouble programming HomeLink௡, here are...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 194
    192 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 2. This device must accept any interference that may be received including ... the rear for ventilation or slides rearward under the roof. Power Sunroof Operation Opening the Sunroof Manually Press the switch rearward and hold, and the sunroof will open ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 195
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 193 Closing the Sunroof Manually To close the sunroof from an open or vent position, press and hold the switch forward. The...by the power sunroof while operating the power sunroof switch. Such entrapment may result in serious injury or ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 196
    ...to three times in succession. After the third time, Auto Express will enter a manual operation mode. This allows the operator to manually control the power switch in order to close or open the ... operate the sunroof. Never allow fingers or other body parts, or any object to project through the...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 197
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 195 open or partially open positions. This is a normal occurrence... to minimize the buffeting or open any window. Sunroof Maintenance Use only a non-abrasive... unit (if equipped with an optional Smoker's Package). 3 The outlets include tethered caps labeled...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 198
    ... when in the front position. Refer to section 3 "Removable Floor Console" in this manual. A third outlet is located on the driver's side, just to the ...of the sliding door and is also controlled by the ignition switch. The lower and rear outlets will not accommodate a conventional cigar lighter unit. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 199
    ... inverter will shut down if the power rating is exceeded. WARNING! To Avoid Serious Injury or Death: • Do not use a Three-Prong Adaptor. ... not touch with wet hands. • Close the lid when not in use. Inverter Outlet Power Switch 3 NOTE: • When the Inverter Switch is pressed, ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 200
    ... Accessories that draw higher power (i.e., coolers, vacuum cleaners, lights, etc.), will degrade the battery even more quickly. Only use these intermittently and ...IF EQUIPPED Sun Screens are available for second and third row seating windows. The screens store in the sill trim panels ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 201
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 199 Gently pull up on the tab to raise the sun screen. ... sun screen until the tab is near the top of the window. 3 Sun Screen Extended Sun Screen ... base sill. Once the screen is completely to the top of the window, extend the top bar of the sun screen ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 202
    200 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE CUP HOLDERS AND CONVENIENCE TRAY DRAWER There are nine cup holders in the interior...center front instrument panel, four in the floor consoles and three more are located in the third row quarter trim panel. All liners are removable for cleaning. Pull the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 203
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 201 Interior Bottle Holders There are four bottle holders ...a second ash receiver if desired. CONSOLE FEATURES There are two consoles available: Basic and Premium. Basic Console Basic Console features consist of the following: • The basic console profile ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 204
    202 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE • The cup holder/tray top is removable to access a large storage bin. • The ... the vehicle for additional floor space by removing the cap at the console base. Basic Console Features 1 - Console Anchor 2 - Top Tray 3 - Front Cup holders 4 - Rear Cup ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 205
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 203 • Slide the console base forward while lifting slightly to clear the rear load floor...! In an accident, serious injury could result if the removable floor console is not properly installed. Always be sure the removable floor console is fully latched. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 206
    204 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE • Top Tray Storage • Upper Storage Bin can hold nine regular or 18 thin CD's ... Accessible • Multiple Adjustments • Removable from vehicle for additional floor space. Premium Console Features 1 - Top Release 2 - Center Release 3 - Console Release
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 207
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 205 The top and center console sections slide forward and rearward to provide added user comfort. Four cup holders, each of which can accommodate large sized beverage containers. A one-piece cup holder insert for both cavities can easily be removed for ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 208
    206 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Position 2 shows the raised storage tray revealing a large storage area below. easy access to the storage area below and provides two of the four cup holders for the second row passengers. Console Position 2 Console Position 3 Dual Storage Bins ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 209
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 207 • Pull rearward to disengage from floor and remove console To reinstall the console: • Position the console at a slight angle (rear slightly higher than the front • Slide the console forward into the floor bracket • Rotate the rear of the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 210
    208 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE WARNING! In an accident, serious injury could result ...door will spring open about one in (2.54 cm). Manually lift the front edge of the door upward,...opened, and the detent is engaged. Glove Compartment Features 1 - Lower Compartment 2 - Lower Latch/Lock ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 211
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 209 Lower Glove Compartment To open the lower compartment (1) pull out on the release handle (2). The lower compartment handle is also equipped with a lock. Door Trim Panel Storage Front Door Storage Both interior front door panels have multiple pockets ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 212
    210 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Sliding Side Door Bottle Holder Both sliding doors have a bottle holder ... in front of the second row seats. The area below the floor covers can be used for storage when the second row seat is in the upright position. Sliding Door Bottle Holder Storage ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 213
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 211 Pull up on the storage bin latch to open the cover. ... closed and latched while the vehicle is in motion. • DO NOT use a storage bin latch as a tie down. ... console has two power outlets, storage tray, light, removable cell phone holder, tissue holder, ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 214
    212 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE To remove the console use the following procedure: 1. Open the console lid and remove the ... up on the console to be sure it is firmly attached. Removable Floor Console Features 1 - Removal Latch 2 - Lower Latch 3 - Upper Latch 4 - Front Cupholders 5 - ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 215
    ... equipped with open storage areas located in each rear trim panel. Third Row Rear Seat and Rear Compartment Features 1 2 3 4 - - - - Tie Down Rear Switches Tire Jack/Handle Cubby/Speaker 5 6 7 8 - - - - Liftgate Close Bag Holders LATCH Anchor Flash Light 3
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 216
    214 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE Coat Hooks Coat hooks are located along the headliner for the second and third row seating positions. The coat hook load limit is 10 lbs (4.5 kg). Exceeding the recommended load limit...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 217
    ...vehicles equipped with a luggage rack. The load must not exceed 150 lbs (68 kg),...vehicle. When the crossbars are not in use, the front crossbar should be fastened just forward of the middle support .... This will help reduce the amount of wind noise when the crossbars are not in use. The tie down holes ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 218
    216 UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE CAUTION! • Crossbars should remain equally spaced or parallel at any luggage rack position ...To avoid damage to the roof rack and vehicle, do not exceed the maximum roof rack load capacity of 150 lbs (68 kg). Always distribute heavy loads as evenly as ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 219
    UNDERSTANDING THE FEATURES OF YOUR VEHICLE 217 WARNING! Cargo must be securely tied before driving your vehicle. Improperly secured loads can fly off the vehicle, particularly at high speeds, resulting in personal injury or property damage. Follow the Roof Rack Cautions when carrying cargo on your...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 220
    ... Do not install the load-leveling system on vehicles that are not equipped with Anti-Lock Brakes. Vehicles without Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS) ... a leveling system will render this system ineffective, inappropriately reducing rear brake pressure, resulting in increased stopping distances. You could have a ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 221
    ...) - If Equipped ...241 ▫ EVIC Displays ...243 ▫ Trip Functions ...244 ▫ Compass Display ...246 ▫ Personal Settings (Customer Programmable Features) ...248 Ⅵ Radio General Information ...251 ▫ Radio Broadcast Signals ...251 4
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 222
    ... Changer (MP3/WMA AUX Jack) ...252 ▫ Operating Instructions - Radio Mode ...252 ▫ Operation ... CD Player (MP3 AUX Jack) ...268 ▫ Operating Instructions - Radio Mode ...268 ▫ Operation ... System - If Equipped ...280 ▫ Operating Instructions - Satellite Radio (If Equipped) ...281 ▫ Operating ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 223
    ... - Multimedia System - If Equipped ...283 ▫ Operating Instructions - Satellite Radio ...284 ▫ Operating ... Phone (If Equipped) ...292 ▫ Operating Instructions - Video Entertainment System (VES௡) (If ... The iPod௡ Device ...293 ▫ Controlling The iPod௡ Using Radio Buttons ...293 ▫ Play Mode...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 224
    222 UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL Ⅵ Radio Operation And Cellular Phones ...299 Ⅵ Remote Sound System Controls - If Equipped . . 299 ▫ Radio Operation ...299 ▫ CD Player ...300 Ⅵ ... Winter Operation ...318 ▫ Vacation/Storage ...318 ▫ Window Fogging ...318 ▫ Outside Air Intake ......
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 225
    ... 3 4 5 - Air Vents - Instrument Cluster - Gear Selector Lever - Radio - Storage Bin 6 - Upper Glove Compartment 7 - Lower Glove ...DVD 10 - Cup Holders 11 - Storage Bin 12 - Power Supply 12V 13 - Hazard Switch 14 - Ignition Switch 15 - Dimmer Switch 16 - Head Light Switch 17 - Power Inverter Switch
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 226
    224 UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL BASE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 227
    UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL 225 PREMIUM INSTRUMENT CLUSTER 4
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 228
    226 UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DESCRIPTIONS 1. Fuel Gauge The pointer shows the level of fuel in the fuel tank when the ignition switch is in the ON position. 2. Fuel Door Reminder The arrow in this symbol is a ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 229
    ... signal lever towards the steering wheel to switch the headlights from high or low beam. 7. Anti-Lock Brake System Light This light monitors the Anti-Lock Brake System. The light will turn on when the ignition switch is turned to the ON position and may stay on for ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 230
    ... UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL If the ABS light is on, the brake system should be serviced as soon as possible to restore the benefits of...by the Brake Warning Light which will turn on when the brake fluid level in the master cylinder has dropped below a specified level. The light will remain ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 231
    ...to the ABS system is required. The operation of the Brake Warning Light can be checked by turning the ignition switch from the OFF position to the .... The light also will turn on when the parking brake is applied with the ignition switch in the ON position. NOTE: This light shows only that the parking...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 232
    230 UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL replacement, be sure to keep a record of the reading before and after the service so that the correct mileage can be determined. The trip ... ESPOFF ...ESP Off gATE ...Lift Gate Ajar gASCAP ...Fuel Cap Fault hood* ...Hood Ajar noFUSE ...Fuse ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 233
    ...) refer to the following procedure. 1. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position (Do not start the engine). 2. Fully depress the ...). 14. Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Indicator Light/Traction Control System (TCS) Indicator Light If this indicator light flashes during acceleration, apply as ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 234
    ... after engine start. The vehicle should be serviced if the light stays on through several of your ... normally and will not require towing. The Malfunction Indicator Light flashes to alert to serious ... Throttle Control system. If a problem is detected, the light will come on while the engine is running....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 235
    ... in the engine. The engine oil level must be checked under the hood. 19. Front Fog Light Indicator - If Equipped This light shows when the front fog lights are ON. 20. Seat Belt Reminder Light When the ignition switch is first turned ON, this light will turn ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 236
    ... momentarily as the engine is started. If the light stays on or turns on while driving, it indicates a problem with the charging system. Immediate service should be obtained. 24. Low Fuel Light When the fuel level reaches approximately 2.0 gallons (7.8 liters) ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 237
    UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL 235 reduces fuel efficiency and tire tread life, and may ...system operation or sensor damage may result when using replacement equipment that is not of the same size, type, and...wheels can cause sensor damage. Do not use aftermarket tire sealants or balance beads if...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 238
    ...- Starting and Operating, "Tire Inflation Pressures" of this manual. 26. Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Indicator Light The malfunction lamp for the ... has been detected in either the ESP or the BAS system. If this light remains on after several ignition cycles, and the vehicle...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 239
    ... - If Equipped The Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC) features a driver-interactive display that is located in the lower half of the ... the scheduled maintenance) refer to the following procedure. 1. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position (Do not start the engine). 2. Fully depress the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 240
    ... self-calibrating, eliminating the need to manually calibrate the compass. The Compass Mini-Trip Computer features a driverinteractive display (displays information on outside temperature, ......ESP Deactivated gATE ...Lift Gate Ajar gASCAP ...Fuel Cap Fault hood ...Hood Ajar noFUSE ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 241
    ...(N, S, E, W, NE, NW, SE, SW) 14°F ...Temperature (Fahrenheit or Celsius) AVG ...Average Fuel Economy (U.S. or Metric) DTE ...Distance to Empty ET ...Elapsed Time ... your Park Assist System needs servicing. Contact your authorized dealer. NOTE: Temperature and Average Fuel Economy can be ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 242
    ... desired variance is achieved. NOTE: The factory default Zone is 8. During programming, the zone value will wrap around from Zone 15 to Zone 1. Manual Compass Calibration If the compass appears erratic, inaccurate or abnormal, you may wish to calibrate the compass. Prior to calibrating the compass ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 243
    ...self-calibrating, eliminating the need to manually calibrate the compass. The Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC) features a driver-interactive display that...Vehicle information warning message displays • Tire Pressure Monitor System • Personal Settings (Customer Programmable Features) 4
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 244
    ... Control Button as it appears on the left side of the steering column. Press the STEP button to scroll through sub menus (i.e. Trip Functions, Avg. Fuel Economy, DTE, Elapsed Time, and Units. Steering Wheel EVIC Compass/Temp Control Button as it appears on the right side of the steering column ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 245
    ... with hood switch) • Check TPM System. Refer to "Tire Pressure Monitoring System" in Section 5 of this manual. • ...Oil Change Required • Left Front Turn Signal Light Out • Left Rear Turn Signal Light ...• Right Rear Turn Signal Light Out • Park Assist Disabled • Service Park Assist System ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 246
    ... each time you turn the ignition switch to the ON/RUN position. To turn off the message ... to the following procedure. 1. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position (Do not start the engine). 2. Fully... the last reset. When the fuel economy is reset, the display will read "RESET" or show dashes for two...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 247
    ...To Empty (DTE) Shows the estimated distance that can be traveled with the fuel remaining in the tank. This estimated distance is determined by a weighted average of the ... and average fuel economy, according to the current fuel tank level. NOTE: Significant changes in driving style or vehicle loading ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 248
    ...If the compass appears erratic and the CAL indicator does not appear in the EVIC display, you must put the compass into the Calibration Mode manually as follows: 1. Turn on the ignition switch. 2. Press the MENU button until Personal Settings (Customer Programmable Features) menu is reached...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 249
    ...geographic North is great enough to cause the compass to give false readings. For the most accurate compass performance, the compass variance must be set using the following procedure: NOTE: Magnetic materials should be kept away from the top of the instrument panel. This is where the compass sensor...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 250
    ...compass button to exit. PERSONAL SETTINGS (CUSTOMER PROGRAMMABLE FEATURES) Personal Settings allows the driver to set and recall features when the transmission is in PARK. If the transmission is ...by VEHICLE NOT IN PARK. Press and release the MENU button until Personal Settings displays in ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 251
    ... button is pressed. This feature may be selected with or without the flash lights on lock/unlock feature. To make your selection, press and release the RESET button until ON or OFF appears. Flash Lights with Remote Key Lock When ON is selected, the front and rear ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 252
    ...until OFF, 30 sec., 60 sec., or 90 sec. appears. Delay Power Off to Accessories Until Exit When this feature is selected, the power window switches, radio, hands-free system (if equipped), DVD video system (if equipped), power sunroof (if equipped), and...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 253
    .... Like any system, however, car radios have performance limitations, due to mobile ... a point or two about the transmission and reception of radio signals. Two Types of Signals There ...which the transmitted sound causes the amplitude, or height, of the radio waves to vary. 2. FM or Frequency Modulation,...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 254
    ... Delay setting. Opening a vehicle front door will cancel this feature. Electrical Disturbances Radio waves may pick up electrical disturbances ... on the lower right side of your radio faceplate. Operating Instructions - Radio Mode NOTE: The ignition switch must be in the ON or ACC position to operate ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 255
    ... is not equipped with or this feature is not available on your vehicle, a "Not Equipped With UConnect" message will display on the radio screen. Phone ... is not equipped with or this feature is not available on your vehicle, a "Not Equipped With UConnect" message will display on the radio screen. 4
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 256
    ... for an RDS station (one with call letters displayed). The radio will return a Radio Text message broadcast from an FM station (FM mode ...) buttons causes the tuner to search for the next frequency in the direction of the arrows. This feature operates in AM, FM or Satellite (if equipped) frequencies. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 257
    ... mid-range tones. Push the rotary Tune/Scroll control knob a third time and TREBLE will display. Turn the Tune/Scroll control ...Tune/Scroll control knob within five seconds will allow the program format type to be selected. Many radio stations do not currently broadcast Music Type information. Toggle ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 258
    ... Talk Rock Soft Soft Rock Soft Rhythm and Blues Sports Talk Top 40 Weather 16-Digit Character Display R&B Rel Musc Rel Talk Rock Soft Soft Rck Soft R&B Sports Talk Top 40 Weather By pressing the SEEK button when the Music Type icon is displayed, the radio will be tuned to the next frequency
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 259
    ...) mode, the Music Type mode will be exited and the radio will tune to the preset station. SETUP Button ... Stream - Repeatedly pressing SELECT will switch to different audio languages (if supported on the disc) (if ... SELECT will change the viewing angle if supported by the DVD disc (if equipped). NOTE: ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 260
    ... menu language (effective only if language supported by disc). If you want to select a language not listed, then scroll down and ... to choose a default audio language (effective only if the language is supported by the disc). You can select a language not listed by scrolling down and selecting Љother...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 261
    ...a default subtitle language (effective only if the language is supported by the disc). You can select a language not listed by scrolling down and ...disc is loaded, changes will not be effective. Also, the defaults are effective only if the disc supports the customer-preferred settings....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 262
    ... preset button is used, a corresponding button number will display. Buttons 1 - 6 These buttons tune the radio ... button will allow you to switch from AM/FM modes to Disc modes. Operation Instructions - (DISC ...not match the region code for the radio DVD player, it will not play the disc. Customers may ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 263
    ... YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL 261 CAUTION! The radio may shut down during extremely... player and other radio internal components. NOTE: The ignition switch must be in the ON or ACC... the pushbutton with the corresponding number (1-6) where the CD is being loaded. The radio will display PLEASE WAIT and prompt...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 264
    .... The RW (Rewind) button works in a similar manner. AM or FM Button (CD MODE) Switches the radio to the Radio mode. Notes On Playing MP3/WMA Files The radio ... Supported Media (Disc Types) The MP3/WMA file recording media supported by the radio are CDDA, CD-R, CD-RW, MP3,WMA, DVD ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 265
    ... the file normally. UDF and Apple HFS formats are not supported. The radio uses the following limits for file systems: • Maximum number ... named with the *.MP3/WMA extension may cause playback problems. The radio is designed to recognize the file as an invalid MP3/WMA and will not play the file. 4
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 266
    ..., Variable Bit Rates (VBR) are also supported. The majority of MP3/WMA files use a 44.1 kHz sampling rate and a...Sampling Frequency (kHz) 48, 44.1, 32 Bit Rate (kbps) 320, 256, 224, 192, 160...1 tags. ID3 version 2 is not supported by the radios. Playlist files are not supported. MP3 Pro files ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 267
    ...and folders To increase the speed of disc loading, it is recommended to use CD-R media and single-session discs.... next folder in sequence if the selection does not contain playable files). The folder list will ... INFO button for three seconds or more and radio will display song titles for each file. 4...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 268
    ... INFO button again for three seconds to return to Љelapsed timeЉ display. Operation Instructions - Auxiliary Mode The auxiliary (AUX) jack is an audio input jack, ...on and the device's volume set to the proper level. If the AUX audio is not loud enough, turn the device's volume up. If the AUX audio ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 269
    ... If Equipped Refer to "Hands-Free Communication (UConnect௡)" in Section 3. Operating Instructions - Satellite Radio Mode (If Equipped) Refer to "Satellite Radio" in this section. Operating Instructions - Video Entertainment System (VES௡) (If Equipped) Refer to separate "...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 270
    ... sales code is located on the lower right side of your radio faceplate. Operating Instructions - Radio Mode NOTE: The ignition switch must be in the ON or ACC position to operate the radio. Power Switch/Volume Control (Rotary) Push the On/Volume control knob to ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 271
    ... is not equipped with or this feature is not available on your vehicle, a "Not Equipped With UConnect" message will display on the radio screen. Phone ... is not equipped with or this feature is not available on your vehicle, a "Not Equipped With UConnect" message will display on the radio screen. TIME...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 272
    .... For vehicles equipped with satellite radio, press the SETUP button, use the Tune/Scroll control ... procedure, starting at Step 2. For vehicles not equipped with satellite radio, press the SETUP button ... (one with call letters displayed). The radio will return a Radio Text message broadcast from an FM...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 273
    ... mid-range tones. Push the rotary Tune/Scroll control knob a third time and TREBLE will display. Turn the Tune/Scroll control ...Tune/Scroll control knob within five seconds will allow the program format type to be selected. Many radio stations do not currently broadcast Music Type information. Toggle ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 274
    ... 40 Weather By pressing the SEEK button when the Music Type icon is displayed, the radio will be tuned to the next frequency station with the same selected Music Type name. The ... in the Music Type (Program Type) mode, the Music Type mode will be exited and the radio will tune to the preset station.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 275
    ... Press the SET button twice and SET 2 will show in the display window. Each button can be set for SET 1 and SET 2... Every time a preset button is used, a corresponding button number will display. Buttons 1 - 6 These buttons tune the radio to the stations that you commit to pushbutton memory (12 AM and...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 276
    ... button will allow you to switch from AM/FM modes to Disc modes. Operation Instructions - CD ... MP3 Audio Play NOTE: The ignition switch must be in the ON or ACC position to operate the radio. NOTE:...you insert a disc with the ignition ON and the radio ON, the unit will switch from radio to CD mode and ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 277
    ... and have not removed it within 10 seconds, it will be reloaded. If the CD is not removed, the radio will reinsert the CD but will not play it. A disc can be ejected with the radio and ignition OFF. NOTE: Ejecting with ignition OFF is not allowed on convertible or soft-top ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 278
    ...RW (Reverse) button works in a similar manner. AM or FM Button Switches the AM or FM radio to ... (Disc Types) The MP3 file recording media supported by the radio are CDDA, CD-R, CD-RW, MP3,...Supported Medium Formats (File Systems) The medium formats supported by the radio are ISO 9660 Level 1 and Level ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 279
    ...the file normally. UDF and Apple HFS formats are not supported. The radio uses the following limits for file systems: • Maximum ... Non-MP3 files named with the *.MP3 extension may cause playback problems. The radio is designed to recognize the file as an invalid MP3 and will not play the file. When ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 280
    278 UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL rates (VBR) are also supported. The majority of MP3 files use a 44.1 kHz sampling rate and a 192, ... for version 1 ID3 tags. ID3 version 2 is not supported by the radios. Playlist files are not supported. MP3 Pro files are not supported.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 281
    ... next folder in sequence if the selection does not contain playable files). The folder list will... INFO button for three seconds or more and the radio will display song titles for each file....seconds to return to Љelapsed timeЉ display. Operation Instructions - Auxiliary Mode The auxiliary (AUX) jack ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 282
    ...) Refer to "Hands-Free Communication (UConnect௡)" in Section 3. Operating Instructions - Satellite Radio Mode (If Equipped) Refer to "Satellite Radio" in this section. Operating Instructions - Video Entertainment System (VES)௡ (If Equipped) Refer to separate "Video ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 283
    ..., a dual display screen operation. Refer to your radio-specific user's manual for detailed operating instructions. Operating Instructions - Satellite Radio (If Equipped) Refer to your Radio-specific user's manual for detailed operating instructions. Operating Instructions - ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 284
    ... words "Daylight Savings" are displayed to change the current setting. Show Time if Radio is Off When selected, this feature will display the time of day on the ... the screen. 3. When this feature is on, a check mark will appear in the box next to the words "Show Time if Radio is Off...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 285
    ... the screen where the words "Show Time if Radio is Off" are displayed to change the current setting.... selection appears. If you do not see a time zone that you want ..., the unit will respond with a "Not Equipped With UConnect௡" message when selecting controls related to this feature. A 6.5 in (16.5...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 286
    ...display screen operation. Refer to your "Navigation User's Manual" for detailed operating instructions. Operating Instructions - Satellite Radio Refer to your "Navigation User's Manual" for detailed operating instructions. Operating Instructions - Hands-...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 287
    ... by touching the screen where your selection appears. If you do not see a time zone that you want to select, touch the screen ... additional time zones in the menu. Changing Daylight Savings Time When selected, this feature will display the time of day in daylight savings time. Proceed as follows to ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 288
    ... to a time different from the system clock, you can manually adjust the time by performing the following: 1. Turn on the multimedia ... new time setting, touch the screen where the word "Save" is displayed. Show Time if Radio is Off When selected, this feature will display the time of day on the touch ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 289
    ... service provider is Sirius Satellite Radio. This service offers over 130 channels of music, sports, ... in Alaska. System Activation Sirius Satellite Radio service is pre-activated, and you ... to the one year of audio service that is included with the factory-installed satellite radio system in your ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 290
    ...steps: ESN/SID Access With REQ/RES Radios With the ignition switch in the ON/RUN or ACC position and the radio on, press the SETUP button and scroll using the Tune/Scroll control knob... radio while in the Satellite radio mode. Satellite Antenna To ensure optimum reception, do not place items on...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 291
    ... blockage. Operating Instructions - Satellite Mode NOTE: The ignition switch must be in the ON or ACC position to operate the radio. SEEK Buttons Press and ... the right switch to seek up and the left switch to seek down. The radio will remain tuned to the new channel until ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 292
    ... button when the Music Type function is active, the radio will be tuned to the next channel with the same selected ... Button - REU Radio Pressing this button provides a MUSIC TYPES list from which you ... up, or down, or scan the channels and the radio will tune to the next station matching the selected ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 293
    ... channel and press and release that button. If a button is not selected within five seconds after pressing the SET... time a preset button is used, a corresponding button number will display. Buttons 1 - 6 These buttons tune the radio to the channels that you commit to pushbutton memory (12 Satellite ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 294
    ... code REN/REZ touch screen radio and REU/REX/RE1 radio, refer to the separate User's Manual. This feature allows you to plug an iPod&#-5330;. information display on radio. • the iPod௡ can be controlled using the radio buttons to Play, Browse and List the iPod௡ contents. • the...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 295
    ...is ready for use by pressing radio switches as described below. Controlling The iPodா Using Radio Buttons To get into the UCI (iPod௡) mode and access... in Play mode. In Play mode, you may use the following buttons on the radio faceplate to control the iPod௡ and display ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 296
    ... FF button will go forward five seconds of the current track. SEEK Buttons Use the SEEK buttons to move to the previous or the next track. If the left (... of the INFO button will take you back to the Play mode screen on the radio. REPEAT Button Press the REPEAT button to repeat the current playing ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 297
    ...(Random) Button (RES/REL Radios Only) Pressing the RND button will switch between the shuffle on... modes of the iPod௡. If the RND icon is showing on the radio display then the Shuffle mode is on. List ... may notice a slight delay in updating the information on the radio display. During all List modes,...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 298
    296 UNDERSTANDING YOUR INSTRUMENT PANEL Radio Preset Buttons In the List mode, the radio preset buttons are used as shortcuts to the following lists on the iPod௡... follow the same steps to go to the desired track in that list. Not all iPod௡ sub menu levels are available on...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 299
    ... video coast to coast. The subscription service provider is SIRIUS Satellite Radio. SIRIUS Backseat TV™ ... and broadcasting studios. NOTE: SIRIUS service is not available in Hawaii and has ...RER Navigation or REN Multimedia User Manuals for detailed operating instructions. VIDEO ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 300
    ... to choose from in each screen (AM, FM, Sirius Radio, DVD1, DVD2, Hard Drive Jukebox, AUX in radio, AUX1, AUX2). The LCD screen(s) are located in the overhead compartment console. VES௡ ... NOTE: Refer to your VES௡ User's Manual for detailed operating instructions. Overhead Video Screens
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 301
    ...bottom of the rocker switch will decrease the volume. Pressing the center button changes the operation of the radio from AM ...CD mode depending on which radio is in the vehicle. The left-hand rocker switch has a push... the left hand rocker switch operation in each mode: Radio Operation Pressing the top...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 302
    .... If you press the switch up or down twice it plays the second track, three times, it will play the third, etc. The button in the center of the left-hand switch has no function in ..., or tape to the disc; avoid scratching a disc. 4. Do not use solvents such as benzine, thinner, cleaners, ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 303
    ...you to regulate the temperature, amount, and direction of air circulating throughout the vehicle. The controls are located on the instrument panel, below the radio. MANUAL HEATING, VENTILATION AND AIR CONDITIONING (HVAC) SYSTEM The controls for ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 304
    ... PANEL Front Blower Control There are four blower speeds. Use this control to regulate the amount of air forced through the system ... lower than expected, check the front of the A/C condenser (located in front of the radiator), for an accumulation of dirt or insects. Clean with a gentle water spray ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 305
    ... Air is directed through the windshield and side window demist outlets. Use DEFROST mode with maximum blower and temperature settings for best ... even if the A/C SNOWFLAKE button is not pressed. This dehumidifies the air to help dry the windshield. To improve fuel economy, use these modes only when ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 306
    ... use of the RECIRCULATION mode may make the inside air stuffy and window fogging may occur. Extended use of this mode is not recommended. • In cold or damp weather, the use of the RECIRCULATION mode will cause windows to fog on the inside because of moisture build-up ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 307
    ... is desired, press the A/C button to turn off the indicator light and the A/C compressor. Rotate the temperature control knob to ... Conditioning Operation Push on this button to engage the Air Conditioning. A light will illuminate when the A/C System is engaged NOTE: The air conditioning compressor ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 308
    ...) operations. Three Zone Temperature Control 1 2 3 4 5 6 Left Temp PANEL BI-LEVEL BLOWER FLOOR MIX 7 - Right Temp 8 - Rear DEFROST 9 - RECIRCULATE 10 - Front DEFROST 11 - A/C Front Lower Three Zone Temperature Control Features 1 - Left Heated Seat 2 - Rear Blower 3 - Rear Temp 4 - Right Heated ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 309
    ... second seat occupants have control of the rear blower speed. REAR MANUAL CLIMATE CONTROL ZONE - IF EQUIPPED The Rear Manual Climate Control Zone system has floor ... headliner near the center of the vehicle. 4 Rear HVAC Manual Controls 1 - Blower 2 - Temperature 3 - Rear HVAC Lock 4 -...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 310
    ...outlets. When the front CAUTION! Interior air enters the Manual Rear Zone Climate Control system ... in the passenger side trim panel behind the third seat. The heater outlets are located in the passenger... grille or heater outlets. The electrical system could overload causing damage to the blower motor...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 311
    ...• The system provides set-and-forget operation for optimum comfort and convenience. • The system can be controlled manually if desired. • SYNC feature links the controls for all three zones, allowing one comfort setting for the cabin, if ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 312
    ... under changing conditions. Front Upper ATC Panel 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 - Left On/Off - Blower - Left Front Temp - Rear Blower/Temp - SYNC Indicator - A/C Indicator - Right Front Temp - MODE 9 - Right On/Off 10 - AUTO Temp 11 - MODE 12 - Front DEFROST 13 - RECIRCULATE 14 - Blower 15 - SYNC
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 313
    ... level. 3. When the system is set up for your comfort level, it is not necessary to change the settings. You will experience the greatest efficiency by simply allowing the system to function automatically. 4 Front Lower ATC Panel 1 - Blower 2 - Rear On/Off 3 - Rear Mode 4 - Rear HVAC Lock 5 - Rear...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 314
    ...fixed blower speed. Manual Operation This system offers a full complement of manual override features.... mode. NOTE: Each of these features operate independently from each other. If any... is controlled manually, the remaining features will continue to operate automatically. The left blower control knob...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 315
    ... from the windshield and side window demist outlets. Use DEFROST mode with maximum blower and temperature settings for...NOTE: While operating in the other modes, the system will not automatically sense the presence of fog, mist or ice on the windshield. DEFROST mode must be manually selected to clear ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 316
    ... LED and allow outside air into the vehicle. NOTE: In cold weather, use of the RECIRCULATION mode may lead to excessive window fogging. The RECIRCULATION mode is not allowed in the FLOOR, MIX and DEFROST modes to improve window clearing operation. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 317
    ... the rear ATC control when the REAR LOCK button is turned off. The Rear ATC System is located in the headliner near the center of the vehicle. Rear ATC Control Features 1 - Blower 2 - Temperature 3 - Rear Lock 4 - MODE 4
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 318
    ... Refer to ELECTRONIC VEHICLE INFORMATION CENTER (EVIC) - IF EQUIPPED, Personal Settings (Customer Programmable Features) in Section 4 of this manual. Rear Blower Control The rear blower control knob can be manually set to off or any fixed blower speed by rotating the knob...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 319
    ...located in the passenger side trim panel behind the third seat. The heater outlets are located in the passenger ...panel just behind the sliding door. Do not block or place objects directly in front ...electrical system could overload causing damage to the blower motor. Rear Temperature Control To change ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 320
    .... Use of the air RECIRCULATION mode during winter months is not recommended because it may cause window fogging. VACATION/STORAGE Anytime you store your vehicle, or ... or MIX mode and increase the front blower speed. Do not use the RECIRCULATION mode without A/C for long periods, as fogging may occur.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 321
    ..., located directly in front of the windshield, is free of obstructions such as leaves. Leaves collected in the air intake may reduce airflow and if they enter the plenum they could plug the water drains. In winter months make sure the air intake is clear of ice, slush and snow. OPERATING TIPS 4
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 322
    ... 7 "Air Conditioning" for filter replacement instructions. ELECTRIC REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER - IF EQUIPPED ...) to turn on the rear window defroster and the optional heated mirrors. A light will show that the defroster ... may turn off the heated mirror feature at anytime by pressing the rear window defogger...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 323
    ... If Equipped ...327 Ⅵ Automatic Transmission ...328 ▫ Brake/Transmission Interlock System ...328 ▫ Four-... - Electronic Transmission ...334 Ⅵ Parking Brake ...335 Ⅵ Brake System ...337 ▫ Anti-Lock ... System (ABS) ...338 Ⅵ Electronic Brake Control Systems ...340 ▫ Traction Control System ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 324
    ... Tire Pressure ...357 Ⅵ Tire Chains ...367 Ⅵ Snow Tires ...368 Ⅵ Tire Rotation ...368 Ⅵ ... Premium TPMS With EVIC - If Equipped ...373 Ⅵ Fuel Requirements ...377 ▫ 3.3L & 3.8L Gasoline ... And Gasoline Vehicles ...387 ▫ Starting ...387 ▫ Cruising Range ...387 ▫ Replacement Parts ...387
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 325
    STARTING AND OPERATING 323 ▫ Maintenance ...388 Ⅵ Vehicle Loading ...388 ▫ Vehicle Certification Label ...389 Ⅵ Trailer Towing ...393 ▫ Common Towing Definitions ...393 ▫ Towing Tips ...405 Ⅵ Recreational Towing (Behind Motorhome, Etc.) . . 407 5
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 326
    ... and outside mirrors, fasten your seat belt, and if present, instruct all other occupants to buckle their seat belts. WARNING! DO NOT leave animals or children ... Be sure to turn off the engine and remove the key from the ignition switch if you want to rest or sleep in your car. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 327
    ... before you can start the engine. Depress the brake pedal before shifting into any ...DO NOT depress the accelerator. 2. Use the Fob with Integrated Key to briefly turn the ignition switch ...vehicle is equipped with a transmission shift interlocking system. The brake pedal must be depressed to shift out ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 328
    ...an attempt to start the vehicle. This could result in a flash fire causing serious personal injury. • DO NOT attempt to push or tow your vehicle to get it started. Vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission cannot be started this way. Unburned fuel ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 329
    STARTING AND OPERATING 327 If the engine shows no sign of starting after two 15- second intervals of cranking with the accelerator pedal held to the floor, the "Normal Starting" procedure should be repeated. After Starting The idle speed will automatically decrease as the engine warms up. ENGINE...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 330
    ... than idle speed. If your foot is not firmly on the brake pedal, the vehicle could accelerate quickly forward ... of PARK and into any gear unless the brake pedal is pressed. This system is active only CAUTION! ... any gear, make sure your foot is firmly on the brake pedal. NOTE: You MUST press and hold ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 331
    STARTING AND OPERATING 329 while the ignition switch is in the ON position. Always press the brake pedal first before moving the gear selector lever out of PARK. ... can be moved out of the PARK position without pressing the brake pedal. After operation, return the cover to its ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 332
    ...four-speed transmissions. Gear Ranges DO NOT race the engine when shifting the gear selector ...gear. Never attempt to use PARK while vehicle is in motion. Apply the parking brake when leaving .... WARNING! Never use PARK position on an automatic transmission as a substitute for the parking brake. Always...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 333
    ... into PARK, remove the key from the ignition, and apply the parking brake. Once the key is removed from the ignition, the transmission gear selector lever is ... gear selector lever is in the PARK position. • When engaged in PARK, you will not be able to move the gear selector lever rearward without ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 334
    ...the smoothest upshifts, downshifts, and best fuel economy. However, use the Electronic Range Select (... traveling into strong head winds or while towing heavy trailers). Under these conditions, ... best fuel economy. However, select the "3" range when frequent transmission shifting occurs while using the...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 335
    ... in hilly terrain, traveling into strong head winds or while towing heavy trailers). Under these conditions, using the "3" ... the gear selector lever is in the D (Drive) 5 WARNING! Do not downshift for additional engine braking on a slippery surface. The drive wheels could lose their grip and the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 336
    ... vehicle to be driven to an authorized dealer for service without damaging the transmission. In the event of a momentary problem, the transmission can be reset to regain... To select the proper gear position for maximum deceleration (engine braking), simply press and hold the gear selector lever to the...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 337
    ...recur. If the transmission cannot be reset, authorized dealer service is required. PARKING BRAKE When the parking brake is applied with the ignition switch ON, the brake light in the instrument cluster will turn on. NOTE: This light only...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 338
    ... on an uphill grade. The parking brake should always be applied whenever the driver is not in the vehicle. WARNING! • Always fully apply the parking brake when leaving your vehicle,... before driving, failure to do so can lead to brake problems due to excessive heating of the rear brakes.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 339
    ..., and possible brake damage. You wouldn't have your full braking capacity in an emergency. • Driving a vehicle with the brake light on is dangerous. A significant decrease in braking performance or vehicle stability during braking may occur. It will ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 340
    ...may experience the following when the brake system goes into Anti-lock: • The ABS motor running ... at the end of the stop. WARNING! • The Anti-Lock Brake System contains sophisticated electronic equipment... radio transmitting equipment. This interference can cause possible loss of anti-lock braking...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 341
    ... to produce accurate signals for the computer. Anti-Lock Brake Light The ABS light monitors the Anti-Lock System. The ... continue to operate normally if the BRAKE warning light is not on. If the ABS light is on, the brake system should be serviced as soon as possible to restore the benefits of anti-...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 342
    ... with your authorized dealer service center as soon as possible. ELECTRONIC BRAKE CONTROL SYSTEMS ... (TCS) Indicator Light, located in the instrument cluster, starts to flash as soon as the tires lose .... This indicates that the TCS is active. If the indicator light flashes during acceleration, ease up ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 343
    ... could jeopardize the user's safety or the safety of others. Brake Assist System (BAS) The BAS is designed ... system detects an emergency braking situation by sensing the rate and amount of brake application and ...braking pressure during the stopping sequence. Do not reduce brake pedal pressure unless ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 344
    ... STARTING AND OPERATING WARNING! • BAS (Brake Assist System) cannot prevent the natural ... for over/under steering of the vehicle by applying the brake of the appropriate wheel to assist in counteracting the over/... path does not match the intended path, ESP applies the brake of the appropriate wheel...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 345
    ...and the ESP/TCS Indicator Light will be illuminated. All other stability features of the ESP function ... OFF switch. This may be done while the vehicle is in motion. ESP/BAS Warning Light .../TCS Indicator Light in the instrument cluster both come on when the ignition switch is turned to the ON position....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 346
    ... possible to have the problem diagnosed and corrected. NOTE: • The ESP/TCS Indicator Light and the ESP/BAS Warning Light come on momentarily each time the ignition switch is turned ON. • Each ...travel are considered normal and do not indicate that there is a problem with the power steering system....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 347
    ... pose a safety risk to yourself and others. Service should be obtained as soon as possible. DRIVING ON SLIPPERY SURFACES ACCELERATION Rapid acceleration on snow covered, wet, or other slippery surfaces may... whenever there is likely to be poor traction (ice, snow, wet mud, loose sand, etc.)....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 348
    ...it is possible for a wedge of water to build up between the tire and road surface. This is known as hydroplaning and ... if the road has standing water or puddles. 3. Replace the tires when tread wear indicators first become visible. 4. Keep the tires properly inflated. 5. Maintain sufficient distance ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 349
    ... internal damage to the engine. Such damage is not covered by the New Vehicle Limited Warranty.... standing water that is deeper than the bottom of the tire rims mounted on the vehicle. • Determine the condition... driving through the standing water. • Do not exceed 5 mph (8 km/h) when driving through...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 350
    ... • Driving through standing water limits your vehicle's braking capabilities, which increases stopping distances. Therefore, ... driving through standing water, drive slowly and lightly press on the brake pedal several times to dry the brakes. • Getting water inside your vehicle's engine can cause ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 351
    ... AND OPERATING 349 NOTE: • P (Passenger) - Metric tire sizing is based on U.S. design standards. P-Metric ...Example: 215/65R15 96H. • LT (Light Truck) - Metric tire sizing is based on U.S. design ... spares designed for temporary emergency use only. Tires designed to this standard have the letter ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 352
    ... Car tire based on European design standards Light Truck tire based on U.S. design standards Temporary spare tire Overall diameter in inches (in) Section width in millimeters (mm) Aspect Ratio of section height to section width of tire, written in percent (%) Section width in inches (in) ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 353
    ...Sizing Chart A symbol indicating the range of speeds at which a tire can carry a load corresponding to its load index...(XL) = Extra load (or reinforced) tire • Light Load = Light load tire • C, D, E = Load range associated with the maximum load a tire can carry at a specified pressure Maximum load...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 354
    ... you will find it on the inboard side of the tire. Tire Identification Number EXAMPLE: DOT MA L9 ABCD 0301 DOT ...is in compliance with the U.S. Department of Transportation tire safety standards, and is approved for highway use MA L ABCD 03 01 1 Code representing the tire manufacturing location (two...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 355
    ... Tire Placard Location NOTE: The proper cold tire inflation pressure is listed on either the face of ...5 Tire and Loading Information Placard Tire Placard Location This placard tells you important information ...2) total weight your vehicle can carry 3) tire size designed for your vehicle 4) cold tire ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 356
    ... of the tire on your vehicle. You will not exceed the tire's load carrying capacity if you adhere to the loading conditions, tire size, and cold tire inflation ... and rear axles must not be exceeded. For further information on GAWRs, vehicle loading, and trailer towing, refer to "...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 357
    ...cargo and luggage load capacity calculated in Step 4. 6. If your vehicle will be towing a trailer, load from your trailer will be transferred to your vehicle. Consult this manual to ... calculate total load, cargo/luggage, and towing capacities of your vehicle with varying seating configurations...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 358
    356 STARTING AND OPERATING
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 359
    ... tire failure, affect vehicle handling, and increase your stopping distance. Use tires of the recommended load capacity for your vehicle. Never overload them. 1. Safety- WARNING! •Improperly inflated tires are dangerous and can cause accidents. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 360
    358 STARTING AND OPERATING WARNING! •Unequal tire pressures can cause steering problems. You could lose control of your vehicle. •Unequal tire pressures from one side of the vehicle to the other can cause the vehicle to drift to the right or ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 361
    ...(1.6 km) after a three hour period. The cold tire inflation pressure must not exceed the maximum inflation pressure molded into the ... or visible damage at least once a month. Use a good quality pocket-type gauge to check tire pressure. DO NOT make a visual judgement when determining proper inflation....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 362
    ... kPa) for every 12 F (7 C) for this outside temperature condition. Tire pressure may increase from 2 to 6 psi (13 to...during operation. DO NOT reduce this normal pressure buildup or your tire pressure will be too .... Don't drive a vehicle loaded to the maximum capacity at continuous speeds above 75 mph ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 363
    ... should be repaired (or replaced) and reinstalled at the first opportunity. WARNING! • Temporary use spare tires are for emergency use only. With these tires, DO NOT drive more than ... tread wear indicators, the temporary use spare tire needs to be replaced. • Be sure to follow the warnings, ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 364
    ... tire on the front or rear axle of your vehicle, but it is not. Installation of this limited use spare tire affects vehicle handling. Since it is not the same tire, replace (or repair) the original tire and reinstall on the vehicle at the first opportunity....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 365
    ...tire placard or limited use spare tire and wheel assembly. • Replace (or repair) the original ...vehicle control. Tire Spinning When stuck in mud, sand, snow, or ice conditions, DO NOT ... Vehicle" in Section 6 of this manual for additional information. WARNING! • Fast spinning tires can be dangerous...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 366
    ...determining when your tires should be replaced. Many states have laws requiring tire replacement at this point. Tire Life The service life of a tire is dependent upon varying factors including but not limited to: • Driving style • Tire ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 367
    ... tires in a cool, dry place with as little exposure to light as possible. Protect tires from contact with oil, grease, and gasoline. Replacement Tires The tires ... on tire specifications or capability. WARNING! DO NOT use a tire, wheel size or rating other than that specified for ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 368
    366 STARTING AND OPERATING WARNING! • NEVER use a tire with a smaller load index or capacity, other than what was originally equipped on your vehicle. Using a tire with a smaller load index could result in tire overloading and failure. You could ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 369
    ... indicate chain breakage. Remove the damaged parts of the chain before further use. • Do not exceed 45 mph (... • Do not drive for prolonged period on dry pavement. • Observe the tire chain manufacturer's instructions on the method of installation, operating speed, and conditions for use. Always ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 370
    ... the safety and handling of your vehicle. Snow tires generally have lower speed ratings than what was originally equipped with your vehicle ... at different loads and perform different steering, driving, and braking functions. For these reasons, they wear at unequal rates, and tend to develop irregular...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 371
    ...tire pressure. This is defined as the tire pressure after a vehicle has not been driven for more ...effects, or natural air pressure loss through the tire. The TPMS will continue to warn the driver of low ... as the condition exists, and will not turn off until the tire pressure is at or above recommended...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 372
    ... psi (179 kPa). This tire pressure is sufficiently low enough to turn on the TPMS Warning Light. Driving the vehicle may cause the tire pressure to rise to approximately ... will still be on. In this situation, the TPMS Warning Light will turn off only after the tires have been inflated to ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 373
    ... the TPMS SENSOR. NOTE: • The TPMS is not intended to replace normal tire care and maintenance, or...a tire failure or condition. • The TPMS should not be used as a tire pressure gauge while adjusting your ...tire pressure, using an accurate tire pressure gage, even if under-inflation has not reached ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 374
    ...following components: • Receiver Module • Four Wheel Sensors • TPMS Telltale Warning Light The TPMS Telltale Warning Light will illuminate in...2. Installing some form of aftermarket window tinting that affects radio wave signals. 3. Accumulation of excessive snow and/or ice around the wheels or ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 375
    ... and the TPMS Telltale Warning Light will remain on solid. 5. Once you repair or replace the original road tire and reinstall it on... of the compact spare tire, the TPMS will automatically update, and the TPMS Telltale Warning Light will turn off as long as no tire pressure is below the low-pressure ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 376
    ...Information Center (EVIC), and graphics displaying tire pressures • Yellow TPMS Telltale Warning Light TPMS Low Pressure Warnings The TPMS Telltale Warning Light will illuminate in the instrument cluster, and an audible chime will be activated when one or more of the...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 377
    ...of the pressure value(s) will stop flashing, and the TPMS Telltale Warning Light will extinguish once the updated tire pressure(s) have been received. The vehicle... this information. Check TPMS Message The TPMS Telltale Warning Light will flash on and off for 75 seconds, and remain ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 378
    ... Telltale Warning Light will remain on, a chime will sound, and the EVIC will still display a flashing pressure value ... mph (25 km/h), the TPMS Telltale Warning Light will flash on and off for 75 seconds ... cycle, a chime will sound, the TPMS Telltale Warning Light will flash on and off for 75 seconds ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 379
    ...update automatically. In addition, the TPMS Telltale Warning Light will turn off and the graphic in the EVIC ...display a new pressure value instead of dashes (- -), as long no tire pressure is below the low ..." gasoline having an octane rating of 87. The use of premium gasoline is not recommended. Under...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 380
    ...grade gasolines, and in some circumstances may result in poorer performance. Light spark knock at low engine speeds is not harmful to your...high speeds can cause damage and immediate service is required. Poor quality gasoline can cause problems such as hard starting, stalling and hesitations. If you ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 381
    ... carbon monoxide emissions. Fuels blended with these oxygenates may be used in your vehicle. Problems that result from using methanol/gasoline or E85 Ethanol blends are not the responsibility of ...may result in starting and driveability problems and may damage critical fuel system components.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 382
    ... to contain effective detergent additives. Use of additional detergents or other additives are not needed under normal ... cost. Therefore you should not have to add anything to the fuel. Fuel System Cautions CAUTION!...If you notice a pungent burning odor or some light smoke, your engine may be out of ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 383
    .... Most of these products contain high concentrations of methanol. Fuel system damage or vehicle performance problems resulting from the use of such fuels or additives is not the responsibility of the manufacturer. NOTE: Intentional tampering with ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 384
    ... lost or damaged, be sure the replacement cap is for use with this vehicle. NOTE: The driver's side sliding door cannot be opened while the fuel door is open. This feature operates only when the sliding door is fully closed prior to opening the fuel door.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 385
    ... fuel system or emission control system could result from using an improper fuel tank filler tube cap (gas cap). A poorly fitting cap could let ... avoid fuel spillage and overfilling, do not "top off" the fuel tank after filling. NOTE: When the fuel nozzle "clicks" or shuts off, the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 386
    ... (or possibly damaged) filler cap. Tighten the fuel filler cap properly and press... sure that the fuel filler cap is tightened each time the vehicle is refueled. • If the problem... vehicles. Please refer to the other sections of this manual for information on features that are common between Flexible...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 387
    STARTING AND OPERATING 385 5 E-85 Fuel Cap E-85 Badge CAUTION! Only vehicles with the E-85 Decal and/or fuel filler door label can operate on E-85. ETHANOL FUEL (E-85) E-85 is a mixture of approximately 85% fuel ethanol and 15% unleaded gasoline.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 388
    ...or near the vehicle when removing the fuel filler tube cap (gas cap) or filling the tank. Do not use E-85 as a... do switch fuels, it is recommended that: • you do not switch when the fuel gauge indicates less than one-quarter full • you do not add less than 5 gal (19 L) when ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 389
    ... about 30% compared to gasoline operation. Replacement Parts Many components in your Flexible Fuel Vehicle (FFV) are designed .... Always be sure that your vehicle is serviced with correct ethanol compatible parts. 5 CAUTION! Replacing fuel system components with non-ethanol compatible components can...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 390
    388 STARTING AND OPERATING Maintenance If you operate the vehicle using E-85 fuel, follow the maintenance schedule section of this manual. CAUTION! Do not use ethanol mixture greater than 85% in your vehicle. It will cause difficulty in cold starting ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 391
    ..., passengers, and cargo. The total load must be limited so that you do not exceed the GVWR. Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR) The GAWR is the maximum capacity of the front and rear axles. Distribute the load over the front and rear axles evenly....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 392
    ... size on your vehicle. Replacement tires must be equal to the load capacity of this tire size. Rim Size ... vehicle with all fluids, including vehicle fuel, at full capacity conditions, and with no occupants or ... and shorten useful service life. Heavier axles or suspension components do not necessarily ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 393
    ...an adverse effect on the way your vehicle steers and handles and the way the brakes operate. CAUTION! Do not load your vehicle any heavier than the GVWR or the maximum front and rear GAWR. If you do, parts on your vehicle can break, or it can change the way your vehicle ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 394
    ... A loaded vehicle is shown in the illustration. Note that neither the GVWR or the GAWR capacities have been exceeded. LOADING TABLE - EXAMPLE ONLY Front Axle ... shown in the above table. Note that neither the GVWR nor the GAWR capacities have been exceeded. NOTE: Refer to the "Vehicle Certification ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 395
    STARTING AND OPERATING 393 TRAILER TOWING In this section you will find safety tips and... do with your vehicle. Before towing a trailer carefully review this information to tow your load ..., follow the requirements and recommendations in this manual concerning vehicles used for trailer towing. Common ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 396
    394 STARTING AND OPERATING Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR) The GAWR is the maximum capacity of the front and rear axles. Distribute the... is the most popular on the market today and is commonly used to tow small- and medium-sized trailers. WARNING! It is important that you do not exceed the maximum ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 397
    ... offering more consistent steering and brake control thereby enhancing towing safety. The addition of a friction/hydraulic ..., stability, braking performance, and could result in an accident. Weight Distributing Systems may not be compatible with Surge Brake Couplers. Consult with an authorized hitch ...
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    396 STARTING AND OPERATING Weight Distributing Hitch System Improper Adjustment of Weight Distributing System
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 399
    ...over 2,000 lbs (907 kg) with the optional Trailer Tow Prep Package. See an authorized dealer for ... Class Max. Trailer Hitch Industry Standards Class I - Light Duty 2,000 lbs (907 kg) Class ...) Heavy Duty Refer to the "Trailer Towing Weights (Maximum Trailer Weight Ratings)" chart for the Maximum Gross ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 400
    ... Trailer Towing Weights (Maximum Trailer Weight Ratings) The Trailer Towing Weights Chart provides the maximum trailer weight ratings towable for a given drivetrain. TRAILER TOWING WEIGHTS (MAXIMUM TRAILER WEIGHT ...lbs (1 519 kg) 300 lbs (136 kg) tow package) 9,000 lbs (4 082 kg) 40 sq...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 401
    ... Always load a trailer with 60% to 65% of the weight in the front of the trailer. This places 10% to 15% of the Gross Trailer Weight (GTW) on the tow hitch of your vehicle. Loads balanced over the wheels or heavier in the rear can cause the trailer to severely sway side-to-side, which will cause ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 402
    .... Doing so may damage your vehicle. • During the first 500 mi (805 km) of trailer towing, limit your speed to 50 mph (80 km/h). Perform the maintenance listed in Section 8 of this manual. When towing a trailer, never exceed the GAWR or GCWR ratings.
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 403
    .... • Vehicles with trailers should not be parked on a grade. When parking, apply the parking brake on the tow vehicle. Put the tow vehicle automatic transmission in PARK....must be distributed between the tow vehicle and the trailer such that the following four ratings are not exceeded: 1. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 404
    ...carrying capacity will not increase the vehicle's GVWR and GAWR limits. Towing Requirements - Trailer Brakes • Do not interconnect the hydraulic brake ...electronically actuated brakes. When towing a trailer equipped with a hydraulic surge actuated brake system, an electronic brake controller ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 405
    ...overload your brake system and cause it to fail. You might not have brakes when you need them and could have an accident. Towing any trailer will increase your ... (454 kg) loaded, it should have its own brakes and they should be of adequate capacity. Failure to do this could lead to...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 406
    ...pull a trailer, regardless of the trailer size, stop lights and turn signals on the trailer are required for motoring safety. The Trailer Tow Package may include a four-pin or a seven-pin wiring harness. Use a factory approved trailer harness and ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 407
    ... Transmission The DRIVE gear can be selected when towing. However, if frequent shifting occurs .... This action will also provide better engine braking. The automatic transmission fluid and filter..." in Section 8 of this manual for transmission fluid change intervals. 5 Seven-Pin Connector Towing Tips...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 408
    ...transmission is sealed and requires an authorized dealer service center to check the transmission fluid. Towing Tips - Electronic Speed Control (If... back to cruising speed. • Use speed control in flat terrain and with light loads to maximize fuel efficiency. Towing Tips - Cooling System To reduce ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 409
    STARTING AND OPERATING 407 RECREATIONAL TOWING (BEHIND MOTORHOME, ETC.) NOTE: If the vehicle requires towing make sure all four wheels are off the ground. CAUTION! Towing this vehicle behind another vehicle (flattowing with all four wheels on the ground) IS NOT RECOMMENDED. 5
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  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 411
    ...Hazard Warning Flasher ...410 Ⅵ If Your Engine Overheats ...410 Ⅵ Jacking And Tire Changing ...412 ▫ Jack Location ...413 Ⅵ Jump-Starting Procedure ...425 Ⅵ Freeing A Stuck Vehicle ...427 Ⅵ Towing A Disabled Vehicle ...428 ▫ Towing With The Ignition Key ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 412
    ... WARNING FLASHER The hazard flasher switch is located in the center of the instrument panel below the radio. To engage the Hazard Warning Flashers, depress the switch on the instrument panel. When ... gear selector lever into NEUTRAL, but do not increase engine idle speed. NOTE: There ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 413
    ... High. This allows the heater core to act as a supplement to the radiator and aids in removing heat from the engine ... coolant. You may want to call a service center if your vehicle overheats. ... the hood yourself, see Section 7, Maintenance, of this manual. Follow the warnings under the Cooling System ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 414
    ...You could be crushed. Never get any part of your body under a vehicle that is on a jack. If you ..., take it to a service center where it can be raised on a lift. • The jack is designed to use as a tool for changing tires only. The jack should not be used to lift the vehicle for service purposes. The...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 415
    ... the two cover latches to release the cover. 6 Rear Compartment Features 1 2 3 4 Tie Down Switch Bank Tire Jack/Handle Cubby/Speaker 5 6 7 8 Liftgate Close Switch Bag Holders Child Seat LATCH Anchor Rechargeable Flash Light Remove the pouch containing the scissors jack, jack handle, and ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 416
    ...equipped, must be removed to raise and lower the spare tire. Refer to "Console Features" in Section 3, for the console removal procedure. The tool pouch contains three pieces and can ..., or a Winch "T" Handle; to raise/lower the compact spare tire/cover assembly. Stow 'n Go Tools
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 417
    ...level surface, avoid ice or slippery areas, set the parking brake and place the gear selector in PARK. Turn OFF..., if changing the right front tire, block the left rear wheel. • Passengers should not remain in the vehicle when the vehicle is being jacked. Jacking Instructions Jack Warning Label 6
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 418
    ... the wheel diagonally opposite the wheel to be raised. • Set the parking brake firmly and set an automatic transmission in park; a manual transmission in reverse. ...is on a jack. • Only use the jack in the positions indicated and for lifting this vehicle during a tire change. • If ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 419
    ... could be crushed. Never get any part of your body under a vehicle that is on a jack. If ... vehicle, take it to a service center where it can be raised on a lift. CAUTION! The winch mechanism is designed for use ... winch "T" handle only. Use of an air wrench or other power tools is not recommended and ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 420
    ... DO IN EMERGENCIES NOTE: If either front tire is flat, it may be necessary to jack up the vehicle to remove the compact spare tire/ cover assembly from under the vehicle. Refer to jack ...steps for proper jack placement. 4. When the compact spare tire/cover assembly is clear of the vehicle, stand ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 421
    ...5. There are two jack engagement locations on each side of the vehicle body. These locations are on the sill flange of the vehicle body. NOTE: Rear ... location is between a pair of downstanding tabs on the sill flange of the vehicle body. Front jack location is on the sill flange of the vehicle body ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 422
    420 WHAT TO DO IN EMERGENCIES Jack Location
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 423
    ... by turning the jack screw to the right, using the swivel wrench. Raise the vehicle only until the tire just clears the surface ...Then pull the wheel off the hub. 9. Install the compact spare tire. Lightly tighten the lug nuts. To avoid the risk of forcing the vehicle off the jack, do not tighten the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 424
    ...in the rear cargo area. Do not stow the deflated tire in the spare tire location. Have the full sized tire repaired or replaced as soon as possible. 14. Stow the cable ... the occupants of the vehicle. Always stow the jack parts and the spare tire in the places provided. Have the deflated...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 425
    ... endanger the occupants of the vehicle. Always stow the compact spare tire with the cover assembly in the place provided. CAUTION! The winch mechanism is designed for use with the winch "T" handle only. Use of an air wrench or other power tools is not recommended and can damage the...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 426
    ...vehicle. 4. Using the winch "T" handle, rotate the drive nut to the right until the compact spare tire/... of the vehicle. CAUTION! The compact spare tire cover assembly must be used when the compact spare tire is stored. Failure to use this cover could drastically reduce the life of the compact spare...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 427
    ... is designed specifically to stow a COMPACT Spare Tire ONLY. Do not attempt to use the Winch to stow the Full Size ... may result. JUMP-STARTING PROCEDURE WARNING! • DO NOT attempt to push or tow the vehicle to get it started. Vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission cannot be started this ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 428
    ... cable reach and without letting the vehicles touch. Set the parking brake, place the automatic transmission selector lever into PARK and turn the ignition switch to the OFF position for both vehicles. 3. Turn OFF the heater, radio and all unnecessary electrical loads. 4. Connect one ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 429
    ...If your vehicle becomes stuck in mud, sand or snow, it can often be moved by a rocking motion. Turn...the wheels is most effective. WARNING! Fast spinning tires can be dangerous. Forces generated by excessive wheel ...cause tire damage or failure. A tire could explode and injure someone. Do not spin your...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 430
    ... mph (55 km/h). CAUTION! • Do not attempt to tow this vehicle from the front with sling type ...towing is with a flat bed truck. • Do not tow the vehicle from the rear. Damage to the rear sheet ...geartrain failure. If the transmission is not operative, or if the vehicle is to be towed more than 100 ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 431
    ... fascia and transmission may result. • If the vehicle being towed requires steering, the ignition switch must be in the OFF position, not in the LOCK or ACC positions. ... Vehicle With A Tow Dolly The manufacturer does not recommend that you tow a front wheel drive vehicle on a tow ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 432
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 433
    ... ...436 Ⅵ Onboard Diagnostic System - OBD II ...437 ▫ Loose Fuel Filler Cap Message - gASCAP ...438 Ⅵ Emissions Inspection And Maintenance Programs ...438 Ⅵ Replacement Parts ...440 Ⅵ Authorized Dealer Service ...440 Ⅵ Maintenance Procedures ...441 ▫ Engine ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 434
    ... ...456 ▫ Hoses And Vacuum/Vapor Harnesses ...461 ▫ Fuel System Connections ...461 ▫ Brakes ...462 ▫ Automatic Transaxle ...464 ▫ Front And ... Headlights ...482 ▫ Front Park/Turn Signal And Side Marker Lights ...483 ▫ Fog Lights ...483 ▫ Rear Tail, Stop, Turn Signal, Side Marker And ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 435
    MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE 433 ▫ Center High-Mounted Stop Light (CHMSL) ...485 ▫ License Light ...485 Ⅵ Fluids And Capacities ...486 Ⅵ Fluids, Lubricants And Genuine Parts ...487 ▫ Engine ...487 ▫ Chassis ...488 7
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    434 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE 3.3L ENGINE COMPARTMENT
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    MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE 435 3.8L ENGINE COMPARTMENT 7
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 438
    436 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE 4.0L ENGINE COMPARTMENT
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 439
    ... usually be drivable and not need towing, see your authorized dealer for service as soon as possible. CAUTION! • Prolonged driving with the "Malfunction Indicator Light" on could cause...must be serviced before any emissions tests can be performed. • If the "Malfunction Indicator Light"...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 440
    ...Should the "Loose Fuel Filler Cap" or "gASCAP" message appear, there may be a problem in the evaporative ... in a row, the system will turn on the Malfunction Indicator Light (MIL). Resolving the problem will turn the MIL ...OBD II system may not be ready if the vehicle was recently serviced, recently had...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 441
    ... key into the ignition switch. 2. Turn the ignition to the ON position, but do not crank or start the...not proceed to the I/M station. b. The MIL will not flash at all and will remain fully illuminated until .... If this vehicle was recently serviced or had a battery failure or replacement, you may need ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 442
    ...can fail the vehicle because the MIL is on with the engine running. REPLACEMENT PARTS Use of genuine Mopar௡...service information for your vehicle. Refer to these service manuals before attempting any procedure ...can be badly injured working on or around a motor vehicle. Only do service work for which ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 443
    ... VEHICLE 441 MAINTENANCE PROCEDURES The pages that follow contain the required maintenance services determined by the engineers who designed your vehicle. Besides the maintenance .... Check the oil level at regular intervals, such as every fuel stop. The best time to check the engine oil level is ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 444
    ... indicator system will remind you that it is time to take your vehicle in for scheduled maintenance. Refer to "Maintenance Schedule" in Section 8 of this manual for information on this system. NOTE: Under no circumstances should oil change intervals exceed 6,000 miles (10 000 km) or six months, ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 445
    ... Certified engine oils. starting and vehicle fuel economy. Your engine oil filler cap ... correct SAE viscosity grade number should not be used. Engine Oil Viscosity (SAE Grade) - 4.0 Liter Engines SAE 10W-30 engine ... correct SAE viscosity grade number should not be used. 7 Engine Oil Viscosity (SAE ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 446
    ...from your vehicle. Used oil and oil filters, indiscriminately discarded, can present a problem to the environment. Contact your authorized dealer, service station, or governmental agency ...Only high quality filters should be used to assure most efficient service. Mopar௡ Engine Oil Filters...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 447
    ... at the specified mileage. The entire set should be replaced if there is any malfunction due ... type of replacement spark plugs, refer to Fluids, Lubricants and Genuine Parts for correct ... CLEANER Refer to the "Maintenance Schedule" in Section 8 of this manual for engine air cleaner filter maintenance ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 448
    ... VEHICLE CATALYTIC CONVERTER The catalytic converter requires the use of unleaded fuel only. Leaded gasoline will destroy the effectiveness ..., particularly involving engine misfire or other apparent loss of performance, have your vehicle serviced promptly. Continued operation of your vehicle with a ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 449
    ... off and the vehicle allowed to cool. Thereafter, service, including a tune-up to manufacturer's specifications, ... not try to start engine by pushing or towing the vehicle. • Do not idle the engine with any ... carbon monoxide entry into the vehicle body is a properly maintained engine exhaust system....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 450
    ... the complete exhaust system and adjacent body areas for broken, damaged, deteriorated, or mispositioned parts. Open seams or loose connections could ... breathing CO, refer to "Exhaust Gas" in the Safety Tips section of this manual. MAINTENANCE-FREE BATTERY The top of the MAINTENANCE-FREE battery is ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 451
    ...and lead compounds. Wash hands after handling. CAUTION! • It is essential when replacing the cables on the battery that the positive cable is attached to the positive ... both vehicle battery cables before connecting the charger to battery. Do not use a "fast charger" to provide starting voltage. 7
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 452
    ...your air conditioner should be checked and serviced by an authorized dealer at the start of each warm season. This service should include cleaning of the condenser fins and a system performance check.... should also be checked at this time. WARNING! • Use only refrigerants and compressor lubricants ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 453
    .... A/C Air Filter - If Equipped Refer to the "Maintenance Schedule" in Section 8 of this manual for A/C Air Filter service intervals. WARNING! Do not remove the A/C Air Filter while the blower is operating or personal injury may result. The A/C ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 454
    ... by pulling it straight out of the housing. POWER STEERING - FLUID CHECK Checking the power steering fluid level at a defined service interval is not required. The fluid should only be checked if a leak is suspected, abnormal noises are
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 455
    ... a level surface and with the engine off to prevent injury from moving parts and to ensure accurate fluid level reading. Do not overfill. Use only manufacturer's recommended power steering fluid. If necessary, add fluid to restore to the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 456
    ... wear. Prior to the application of any lubricant, the parts concerned should be wiped clean to remove ... proper function. When performing other underhood services, the hood latch, release mechanism and... be cleaned and lubricated. The external lock cylinders should be lubricated twice a year, preferably...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 457
    ... regular intervals. Fill the reservoir with windshield washer solvent (not radiator antifreeze) and operate the system for a few seconds to flush out the residual water. The ... a full gallon of fluid when the Low Washer Fluid Light illuminates. WARNING! Commercially available windshield washer ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 458
    456 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE COOLING SYSTEM WARNING! • When working near the radiator cooling fan, disconnect the fan motor lead or turn the ignition switch to the OFF position. The fan is temperature controlled and can start at anytime the ignition switch is...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 459
    ... system in an emergency, it should be replaced with the specified coolant as soon as possible. Do not use plain water ... anti-rust products, as they may not be compatible with the radiator engine coolant and may plug the radiator. This vehicle has not been designed for use with Propylene Glycol based ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 460
    ...) before replacement. To prevent reducing this extended maintenance period, it is important that you use the same... the life of your vehicle. Please review these recommendations for using Hybrid Organic Additive...), or equivalent, in water should be used. Use higher concentrations (not to exceed 70%) if...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 461
    ... pressure cap while the system is hot or under pressure. • Do not use a pressure cap other than the one ... there is no need to remove the radiator cap unless checking for coolant freeze point or replacing coolant. Advise your service attendant of this. As long as the engine operating temperature is ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 462
    .... This is normally a result of moisture from rain, snow, or high humidity accumulating on the radiator and being vaporized when the thermostat opens, allowing hot ... and coolant recovery bottle overflow hoses are not kinked or obstructed. • Keep the front of the radiator clean. If your vehicle is ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 463
    ... the manufacture specified hoses with quick connect fittings, or their equivalent in material and specification, in any fuel system servicing. It is mandatory to replace any damaged hoses or quick connect fittings that have been removed during service. Care ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 464
    ...excessive lining wear, and possible brake damage. You wouldn't have your full braking capacity in an emergency. Brake And Power Steering Hoses When the vehicle is serviced for scheduled maintenance, inspect surface of hoses and nylon tubing for evidence ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 465
    ...of the hose can take place resulting in a possibility of a burst failure. Master Cylinder - Brake Fluid Level Check The fluid level in the master ... services, or immediately if the brake system warning light indicates system failure. Clean the top of the master cylinder area before removing the cap. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 466
    ...the brake fluid reservoir can result in spilling brake fluid on hot engine parts and the brake fluid catching fire. • Use of a brake fluid that has a ... matter or moisture. CAUTION! Do not allow petroleum base fluid to contaminate the brake fluid - all brake seal components ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 467
    ...capped dipstick tube, it is sealed and should not be tampered with. Your authorized dealer has ... Parts for correct fluid type. It is important that the transaxle fluid be maintained at the prescribed level using ... no dipstick. See your authorized dealer to have the transaxle fluid checked or serviced....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 468
    ...If Equipped The dipstick is located just behind the radiator, lower right side. 4. Place the gear ... fluid level, the following procedure must be used: 1. The vehicle must be on level ground. 2. The engine should be running at curb idle speed for a minimum of 60 seconds. 3. Fully apply parking brake....
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 469
    ... Changes Refer to the "Maintenance Schedule" in Section 8 of this manual for the recommended transaxle fluid and filter..., do not add any fluid additives to the transaxle. The only exception to this policy is the use... usage. Chemicals that make roads passable in snow and ice, and those that are sprayed...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 470
    ... your vehicle regularly. Always wash your vehicle in the shade using Mopar௡ Car Wash or a mild car wash soap, ... or other similar deposits have accumulated on your vehicle, use Mopar௡ Super Kleen Bug and Tar Remover to remove. • Use Mopar௡ Cleaner Wax to remove road film, stains and to protect...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 471
    ... fertilizers, de-icer salt, etc., be sure that such materials are well packaged and sealed. • If a lot of driving is done on gravel ... possible. Your authorized dealer has touch up paint to match the color of your vehicle. CAUTION! Do not use abrasive or strong cleaning materials such as steel wool...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 472
    ...regularly with a mild soap and water to prevent corrosion. To remove heavy soil and/or excessive brake dust, use Mopar௡ Wheel Cleaner (05066247AB) or equivalent or select a nonabrasive, non-acidic cleaner. Do not use scouring pads, steel wool, a bristle brush, or metal ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 473
    ...your leather upholstery with any liquid. Please do not use polishes, oils, cleaning fluids, solvents..., damp towel to remove soap residue. • Do not use any solvents or protectants on Yes Essentials௡...wipe clean with a clean damp rag. WARNING! Do not use volatile solvents for cleaning purposes. Many...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 474
    ...Use caution when cleaning the inside rear window equipped with electric defrosters or the right rear quarter window equipped with the radio antenna. Do not use scrapers or other sharp instruments which may scratch the elements. When cleaning the ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 475
    .... A mild soap solution may be used, but do not use high alcohol content or abrasive ... solution or lukewarm water. Do not remove the belts from the car to wash them. Replace the seat belts if they appear frayed or worn or if the buckles do not work properly. Cleaning The Instrument Panel Cup Holders ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 476
    474 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE Installation Place the liner into the cupholder drawer and press the liner into place so that the retention tabs seat into the corresponding openings in the drawer. FUSES/TOTALLY INTEGRATED POWER MODULE (TIPM) The Totally Integrated Power Module (TIPM) is located in ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 477
    ...Rear Door Module (RR Door Node) Driver Door Node Passenger Door Node Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Pump/ESP Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Valve Power Memory Seat (If Equipped) PZEV Motor/Flex Fuel Cavity J10 J11 J13 J14 J15 J17 J18 J19 J20 Cartridge Fuse 30...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 478
    ... Amp - Front/Rear Washer Yellow 25 Amp - Sunroof Module Natural - 15 Amp Center High Mounted Blue Stop Light (CHMSL)/ Brake Switch - 20 Amp Trailer Lighting Yellow - 20 Amp - Yellow - 10 Amp Trailer Tow Red - 25 Amp Inverter Natural - 20 Amp - Yellow ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 479
    ...), SIREN, Clock Module (CLK MOD), Multi-Function Control Switch (MULTIFCTN SW) - 20 Amp Trailer Tow (Export Yellow Only) Cavity M15 M16 FUSES/TIPM Cartridge...Case Switch (T-CASE SW), RUN/ST, MultiFunction Control Switch (MULTIFTCN SW), Tire Pressure Monitor (TPM), Glow Plug Module ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 480
    ...Down (ASD Natural #1 and #2) - 15 Amp Cabin Compartment Blue Node Interior Light (CCN INT LIGHT), Switch Bank (SW BANK), Steering Control...Power Mirror Switch Red (PWR MIRR SW), Driver Window Switch (DRVR WIND SW) - 10 Amp Ignition Switch (IGN Red SW), Window Module (WIN MOD) - 10...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 481
    ...), Compass (COMPAS) - 10 Amp Heated Mirrors Red - 20 Amp Power Outlet #3 (BATT) Yellow - 10 Amp Anti-Lock Brake System Red (ABS), Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Stop Lamp Switch (STP LP SW), Fuel Pump Rly Hi Control 7
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 482
    ... Fuse Fuse - 25 Amp Lock/Unlock Motors Natural (LOCK/UNLOCK MTRS) CAUTION! ... failure. • When replacing a blown fuse, it is important to use only a fuse having the correct amperage rating. ... system overload. If a properly rated fuse continues to blow, it indicates a problem in the circuit that must ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 483
    ... of compressor damage when the system is started again. REPLACEMENT LIGHT BULBS LIGHT BULBS - Interior Bulb Number Center & Rear Dome Light ...578 Center & Rear Reading Lights ...578 ... - If Equipped ...578 Instrument Cluster Lights ...PC74 Liftgate Light(s)...578 Overhead Console Reading ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 484
    ... approved and should not be used for replacement. LIGHT BULBS - Exterior Bulb Number Backup, Tail, Stop...Stop Light ...LED (See Note 1) Fog Light - If Equipped ...9145 Front Side Marker, Park... Light (CHMSL) uses LED lights that are not serviceable separately. The CHMSL must be replaced as an assembly, ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 485
    ... Park/Turn Signal and Side Marker Lights 1. Raise the hood to access the rear of the headlight ...reinstall the socket by twisting until locked into the headlight housing. Fog Lights NOTE: Access to the fog light bulb is from the rear of the fascia. On the left rear side of the fascia, remove the push ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 486
    ... Lights 1. Raise the liftgate. 2. Remove the tail light assembly by removing the two screws from the inboard side. Use a fiber stick or similar tool ... on the outboard side to disengage the two ball studs. Removing Tail Light Assembly NOTE: • If a screwdriver is used, make sure a soft material is ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 487
    MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE 485 Center High-Mounted Stop Light (CHMSL) The CHMSL uses LED lights that are not serviceable separately. The CHMSL must be replaced as an assembly, see your authorized Dealer. License Light The light for the license...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 488
    486 MAINTAINING YOUR VEHICLE FLUIDS AND CAPACITIES FLUIDS AND CAPACITIES U.S. Metric Fuel (approximate) All Engines 20 Gals 76 L Engine Oil with Filter 3.3L and 3.8L (SAE 5W-20 API Certified) 5.0 Qts 4.7 L 4.0L (SAE 10W-30 API Certified) 5.5 Qts 5.2 L Cooling System 3 3.3L, 3.8L...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 489
    ... 487 FLUIDS, LUBRICANTS AND GENUINE PARTS Engine FLUIDS, LUBRICANTS AND GENUINE... Component Fluids, Lubricants and Genuine Parts Coolant Mopar௡ Antifreeze/Coolant Five... Technology) or equivalent Oil - 3.3L, 3.8L Use API Certified SAE 5W-20...-13G (Gap.050 in / 1.27 mm) 4.0L Fuel - 3.3L, 3.8L 87 Octane...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 490
    ... PARTS - CHASSIS Component Fluids, Lubricants and Genuine Parts Automatic Transmission Mopar௡ ATF+4 Automatic Transmission Fluid Brake Master Cylinder Mopar௡ DOT 3 and SAE J1703 should be used or equivalent. If DOT 3 brake fluid ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 491
    MAINTENANCE SCHEDULES CONTENTS Ⅵ Emissions Control System Maintenance ...490 Ⅵ Maintenance Schedule ...490 ▫ Required Maintenance Intervals ...493 M A I N T E N A N C E S C H E D U L E S 8
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 492
    ... These, and all other maintenance services included in this manual, should be done to provide best ... and service should also be done anytime a malfunction is suspected. NOTE: Maintenance, replacement, ...any automotive repair establishment or individual using any automotive part that has been certified ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 493
    ... be reset by referring to the steps described under "Oil Change Required" in "Use Factory Settings" of the EVIC section in this manual or under "Odometer/Trip Odometer" in the "Instrument I N Cluster Descriptions section of this manual. T At Each ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 494
    ... I • Check the fluid levels of coolant reservoir, brake N master cylinder, power steering and transmission and T E add as needed. N A • Check all lights and ... Each Oil Change • Change the engine oil filter. • Inspect the brake hoses and lines. CAUTION! Failure to perform the...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 495
    ...that occurs first.) Maintenance Items Change the engine oil and engine oil filter. Rotate Tires. If using your vehicle for any of the following: Dusty or off...Inspect the engine air cleaner filter, replace if necessary. Inspect the brake linings, replace if necessary. Replace the air...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 496
    ...N Change the automatic transmission fluid & filter if C using your vehicle for any of the following: police, E taxi, fleet or frequent trailer towing. S C H E D U L E S Perform Maintenance Every (Where time and ... 102 102 120 120 emissions 8 Inspect and replace PCV valve if necessary. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 497
    MAINTENANCE SCHEDULES 495 M WARNING! You can be badly injured working on or around a motor vehicle. Do only that service work for which you have the knowledge and the right equipment. If you have any doubt about your ability to perform a service job, ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 498
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 499
    IF YOU NEED CONSUMER ASSISTANCE CONTENTS Ⅵ Suggestions For Obtaining Service For Your Vehicle ...499 ▫ Prepare For The Appointment ...499 ▫ Prepare ... Impaired (TDD/TTY) ...501 ▫ Service Contract ...501 Ⅵ Warranty Information (U.S. Vehicles Only) ...502 Ⅵ MOPAR௡Parts ...503 Ⅵ Reporting...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 500
    498 IF YOU NEED CONSUMER ASSISTANCE Ⅵ Department Of Transportation Uniform Tire Quality Grades ...505 ▫ Treadwear ...505 ▫ Traction Grades ...505 ▫ Temperature Grades ...506
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 501
    ... log of your vehicle's service history. This can often provide a clue to the current problem. Prepare A List Make a written list of your vehicle's problems or the specific work you want done. If you've had an accident or work done that is not on your maintenance log, let the service advisor know. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 502
    ... YOU NEED CONSUMER ASSISTANCE high quality service. The manufacturer's authorized dealers have the facilities, ... you should always talk to an authorized dealer's service manager first. Most matters can ...process. • If for some reason you are still not satisfied, talk to the general manager or owner ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 503
    ... the service contract, call the manufacturer's Service Contract National Customer Hotline at 1-800-521-9922. The manufacturer will not stand behind any service contract that is not the manufacturer's Service Contract. It is not responsible for any service contract other than ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 504
    502 IF YOU NEED CONSUMER ASSISTANCE service contract that is not a manufacturer's Service Contract, and you require service after the manufacturer's New Vehicle Limited Warranty expires, please refer to the contract documents, and ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 505
    ... it may order a recall and remedy campaign. However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your authorized dealer, and the ... Canadian government should write to: Transport Canada, Motor Vehicle Defect Investigations and Recalls, 2780 Sheffield Road, Ottawa...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 506
    ...). • Service Manuals These comprehensive Service Manuals provide the information that students and professional technicians need in diagnosing/troubleshooting, problem solving, maintaining, servicing, and repairing Chrysler LLC vehicles. A complete ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 507
    ... Safety Administration. The specific grade rating assigned by the tire's manufacturer in each category is shown ... The Treadwear grade is a comparative rating, based on the wear rate of the tire when tested under controlled ... test surfaces of asphalt and concrete. A tire marked C may have poor traction...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 508
    506 IF YOU NEED CONSUMER ASSISTANCE WARNING! The traction grade assigned to this tire is based on straight-ahead braking traction tests, and does not include acceleration, cornering, hydroplaning, or peak traction characteristics. ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 509
    INDEX 10
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 510
    ... ...305 Air Pressure, Tires ...358 Airbag ...66,74 Airbag Deployment ...75 Airbag Light ...67,...Disposal ...459 Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) ...338 Anti-Lock Warning Light ...227,339 Anti...Care ...467 Ashtray ...201 Assistance Towing ...117 Audio Systems (Radio) ...280,283 Auto Down Power Windows ...39 ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 511
    ...166 Bearings ...467 Belts, Drive ...445 Body Mechanism Lubrication ...454 B-Pillar Location ...353 Brake Assist System ...341 Brake Control System, Electronic ...340 Brake Fluid ...337,462 Anti-Lock (ABS) ...338 Fluid Check ...463 Hoses ...462 Warning Light ...228 10
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 512
    ...Recommendations, New Vehicle ...93 Bulb Replacement ...482 Bulbs, Light ...481 Calibration, Compass ...240,246 Capacities, Fluid ...486 Caps, Filler Fuel ...... ...104,283,284,299 Center High Mounted Stop Light ...485 Chains, Tire ...367 Changing A Flat Tire ...412 Chart,...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 513
    ... (Speed Control) ...179 Cup Holder ...200,473 Customer Assistance ...499 Data Recorder, Event ...78 Daytime Running Lights ...163 Dealer Service ...440 Defroster, Rear Window ...320 Defroster, Windshield ...94,303,313 Diagnostic System, ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 514
    ...Transmission ...466 Oil (Engine) ...441 Disabled Vehicle Towing ...428 Disposal Antifreeze (Engine Coolant) ...... Remote Mirrors ...102,103 Electrical Power Outlets ...195 Electronic Brake Control System ...340 Brake Assist System ...341 Electronic Stability Program ...342 Electronic Range Select (ERS...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 515
    ... Gas Caution ...51,381 Flooded, Starting ...326 Fuel Requirements ...377,486 Oil ...441,486,487 ... ...324 Temperature Gauge ...226 Enhanced Accident Response Feature ...74 Event Data Recorder ...78 Exhaust Gas ... ...102 Fabric Care ...470,471 Filler Location Fuel ...226 Filters Air Cleaner ...445 Air ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 516
    ... Automatic Transmission ...466 Brake ...463 Power Steering ...452 Fluids ...487 Fluids, Lubricants and Genuine Parts ...487 Fog Light Service ...483 Fog Lights ...165,233,483 Fold in Floor (Stow Јn Go) Seating ...138 Freeing A Stuck Vehicle ...427 ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 517
    INDEX 515 Requirements ...377,486 System Hoses ...461 Tank Capacity ...486 Fuel, Flexible ...See Flexible Fuel Vehicles Fuel System Caution ... Replacement ...482 Cleaning ...472 High Beam/Low Beam Select Switch ...170 Lights On Reminder ...165 On With Wipers ...164 10
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 518
    ... Block ...High Beam/Low Beam Select (Dimmer) Switch Hitches Trailer Towing ...HomeLink௡ (Garage Door Opener) Transmitter Hood Release ...Hook, Coat ...Hoses ... (Fuses) ...474 Interior Appearance Care ...470 Interior Lights ...160,162 Intermittent Wipers (Delay Wipers) ...169 ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 519
    ... ...158 Lead Free Gasoline ...377 Life of Tires ...364 Liftgate ...48 Lights ...94,160 Airbag ...67,73,77,94,233 Alarm ...,339 Automatic Headlights ...163 Back-Up ...484 Battery Saver ...166 Brake Assist Warning ...343 Brake Warning ...228 Bulb Replacement ...481,482 Center Mounted Stop ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 520
    ... Free Battery ...Maintenance Procedures ...Maintenance Schedule ...Maintenance, Sunroof ...Malfunction Indicator Light (Check Engine) Manual, Service ...Map/Reading Lights ...Memory Feature (Memory Seat) ...448 ...441 ...490 ...195 . . 232,438 ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 521
    ...101 Modifications/Alterations, Vehicle ...7 Monitor, Tire Pressure System ...369 Mopar Parts ...440,503 MP3 ...,283 Multi-Function Control Lever ...166 Navigation Radio ...283 Navigation System ...283 New Vehicle ...230,237,243 Oil, Engine ...441,487 Capacity ...486 Change Interval ...442 Checking ...441 ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 522
    ...'s Manual (Operator Manual) ...504 Panic Alarm ...24 Park Sense System, Rear ...171 Parking Brake ...335 Parking On Hill ...335 Passing Light ...170 Pedals, Adjustable ...177 Personal Settings ...248 Pets, Transporting ...89 Phone, Cellular ......
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 523
    ......64 Programmable Electronic Features ...248 Radial Ply Tires ...361 Radiator Cap (Coolant Pressure Cap) ...457,458 Radio Broadcast...280,281,283,284,287,297 Radio (Sound Systems) ...280,283 Rear ... Replacement Keys ...16 Replacement Parts ...440 Replacement Tires ...365 Reporting Safety Defects ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 524
    ...Safety, Exhaust Gas ...51 Safety Information, Tire ...348 Safety Tips ...93 Satellite Radio ...280,281,283,284,287,297 Satellite Radio Antenna...Key (Immobilizer) ...15 Sentry Key Programming ...17 Sentry Key Replacement ...16 Service Assistance ...499 Service Contract ...501
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 525
    INDEX 523 Service Engine Soon Light (Malfunction Indicator) . . 232 Service Manuals ...504 Setting the Clock ...254,269,281,285 ...On ...345 Snow Chains (Tire Chains) ...367 Snow Tires ...368 Sound Systems (Radio) ...280,283 Spare Tire ...361,362,414 Spark Plugs ...445 Speed Control (Cruise Control) ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 526
    ...Speed ...360 Inflation Pressures ...358 Jacking ...412,415 Life of Tires ...364 Load Capacity ...353,354 Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) ...369 Quality Grading ...505 Radial ...361 Replacement ...365 Rotation ...368 Safety ...348,357 Sizes ...350 Snow Tires ...368 Spare Tire ...414 Spinning ...363
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 527
    ... ...393 24-Hour Towing Assistance ...117 Disabled Vehicle ...428 Guide ...398 Recreational ...407,...117 Traction Control ...340 Traction Control Switch ...340 Trailer Towing ...393 Cooling System Tips ... and Tongue Weight ...399 Wiring ...404 Trailer Towing Guide ...398 Trailer Weight ...398 Transaxle ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 528
    ... (Hands-Free Phone) ...104,283 Uniform Tire Quality Grades ...505 Universal Consumer Interface (...) ...297 Warning Flasher, Hazard ...410 Warning Lights (Instrument Cluster Description) ...226 Warnings and ... Torque ...422 Wind Buffeting ...41,194 Window Fogging ...318 Windows ...36 Power ...37 Rear ...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 529
    INDEX 527 Windshield Wiper Blades Windshield Wipers ...Wiper Blade Replacement Wipers, Intermittent ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 454 168 454 169 YES Essentials௡ Fabric Cleaning Procedure ...471 Zone Control (Temperature Control) ...305 10
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 530
    ...incorporated into this vehicle's electronic system to provide immunity to radio frequency signals. Mobile two-way radios ...negative battery connection. This connection should not be fused. Antennas for two-way radios should be mounted on the roof or the rear area of the vehicle. Care should be used in...
  • 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan | Owner Manual - Page 531
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