It doesn't beat the driver up as much as a Jeep Wrangler does. But the cloth upholstery has a hard finish that feels like it'll hold up well. The Renegade gains Rock Rail Protection and black bodyside moldings. At low highway speeds, the Liberty exhibits occasionally awkward downshifting. Grocery-bag hooks and cargo tie-downs are provided to keep things from rolling around.
Suzuki makes the most of the size deficit with a variable induction system to enhance the engine's low-end torque. You will never have to add water, nor is periodic main- tenance required. The knob can be positioned at any detent. Jeep's compact sport utility vehicle has a host of new equipment features that turn the powerful model into an even more appealing choice in its class. Combining radial ply tires with other types of tires on your vehicle will cause your vehicle to handle poorly. The child could be badly injured or killed.
Liquid-filled engine mounts do their best to isolate engine vibrations, but you just can't ignore that busy little V-6. Crankcase Emission Control System Proper operation of this system depends on freedom from sticking or plugging due to deposits. Pull lightly on the top of the plastic cover to open the outlet. I would like to get rims so I can keep my winter studded tires mounted. A new Enhanced Accident Response System automatically unlocks the doors and then illuminates the courtesy lights 5 seconds after the deployment of an airbag, and the fuel pump shuts off immediately.
Al- ways use radial tires in sets of four. Ground clearance min 226mm 8. Battery posts, terminals, and related accessories con- tain lead and lead compounds. The seats in the Sport model feel firm in the middle, but the side bolsters are too mushy to provide much side support. Be sure to keep your foot on the brake when moving the shift lever between these gears. Something like 245 75 R16 or 245 65 R17 will fit in my vehicle? This year, a rear cargo organizer is available for the 2004 Jeep Liberty. The Jeep Liberty Limited can't haul seven passengers around town.
If so, Chrysler will replace the tow hitch with a Chrysler designed tow hitch free of charge, provided the condition of the vehicle can support proper installation. Engine Coolant Disposal Used ethylene glycol based engine coolant is a regulated substance requiring proper disposal. Driving Impressions Jeep took a big leap forward by developing the Liberty, without losing the character and proficiency of its predecessor. You should feel the air directed against the windshield. Raise the vehicle by turning the jack handle clockwise until the tire clears the ground.
Alaska, Hawaii and Customers Outside the 48 Contiguous States Must Call to Order. Adjust the column only while the ve- hicle is stopped. With an overall length off 174. It can go places and perform tasks for which conventional two-wheel drive vehicles were not intended. Safety features are the big news for 2004, as the Liberty gains a tire-pressure monitor and a BeltAlert reminder. This device must accept any interference that may be received, including interference that may cause undes- ired operation. Offroad runs are utterly amazing.
It's also the only one here that has a third-row-seating option. These abnormal wear patterns will reduce tread life resulting in a need for earlier tire replacement. I found the four-cylinder with manual transmission to be a smooth combination, though I suspect it may struggle when moving 3,826 pounds of Jeep at higher elevations. Be aware that operating roof lights may not be legal on your roads. The Limited Edition and Renegade are powered by a V-6 engine, while the Sport comes standard with a four-cylinder; the V-6 is optional. Introduced in May 2001 for the 2002 model year as a replacement for the , the Liberty was priced between the Wrangler and Grand Cherokee.
The button in the center of the left hand switch has no function in this mode. A hot exhaust system can start a fire if you park over materials that can burn. To preserve the heating element, do not hold the lighter element in the heating position. The Renegade is instantly distinguished by a bold light bar integrated into the leading edge of the roof. In this respect, it stands apart from the herd of compact sport-utility vehicles, few of which offer true off-road capability. It was significantly improved for 2003 with improved on-road stability.