Jeep Liberty: On-Road Driving Tips - Starting And Operating - Jeep Liberty Owner's ManualJeep Liberty: On-Road Driving Tips

Utility vehicles have higher ground clearance and a narrower track to make them capable of performing in a wide variety of off-road applications. Specific design characteristics give them a higher center of gravity than ordinary cars.

An advantage of the higher ground clearance is a better view of the road, allowing you to anticipate problems.

They are not designed for cornering at the same speeds as conventional two-wheel drive vehicles any more than low-slung sports cars are designed to perform satisfactorily in off-road conditions. If at all possible, avoid sharp turns or abrupt maneuvers. As with other vehicles of this type, failure to operate this vehicle correctly may result in loss of control or vehicle rollover.

    Shifting Procedures
    NOTE: If any of the requirements to select a new transfer case position have not been met, the transfer case will not shift, the indicator light for the previous position will remain on, and the ...

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    Charge warning light
    If this light illuminates when the engine is running, it may indicate that the charging system is not working properly. If the light illuminates while driving or does not turn off after the ...

    Brake fluid/Clutch fluid
    The brake fluid and the clutch fluid share reservoir tank. To check the fluid level The fluid level must be between the “MAX” and “MIN” marks on the reservoir. The fluid level is monitor ...

    Disarming the System
    To disarm the system, do one of the following: ○ Press on the RKE transmitter. ○ Turn the ignition to ON/RUN. ○ Allow the alarm to time out after about 30 seconds and reset itsel ...