Chrysler's recall campaign number is N23. I found its highway manners much more agreeable, however, with hassle-free kickdown for easy passing. Full-time four-wheel drive was by a severe duty electric motor on each axle. Whoever gave the green light on the original Jeep Commander project must have been compelled by the thought of advertising a Jeep that could seat seven. The 2009 Jeep Commander is available in Sport, Limited, and Overland trim levels, with optional rear- or all-wheel drive. A V-6 and two V-8s are offered, and most models seat seven.
Still, if you just like the Commander's styling but don't need its abilities, it's probably best to warm up to something else. Model value: The 2009 Jeep Commander, which is mechanically similar to the Grand Cherokee, has a boxier appearance and is the first Jeep to offer three rows of seating and a versatile interior for combinations of people and cargo. Units Affected 24461 During the month of February, the country pauses to remember our nation's presidents, including Abraham Lincoln February 12 , George Washington February 22 and all of the others who have served in the most powerful position in the world President's Day, February 20. An electronic stability system, traction control and four-wheel-disc antilock brakes are also standard. A pocketed shelf sits above the glove compartment, and there are several nooks around the gearshift to stash cell phones or parking stubs. The commands its brand only in name. A friend of mine pointed out that the word file is pretty large and zipped it for me.
Getting By with Less, but Not Getting By Very Quickly The 4. Thanks to its fuel-saving cylinder-deactivation system, the Hemi's mileage penalty versus the 4. Each of the three models is available either in rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive configuration. Built on the proven underpinnings of the Grand Cherokee, the Commander isn't a bad value; the price for our loaded Limited model…. Chrysler announced that the 2011 would be its successor; which is produced alongside its platform mate the 2011 at in. Free up some shoulder space by flipping down the center section, though, and the narrowness of the bottom cushion forces those of ample bottom to ride knock-kneed. The recall began on October 9, 2015.
Serious potholes produce lingering echoes as the suspension bounces around, but the Commander manages to isolate drivers from most of the lighter disruptions. A navigation system can be coupled with it, and the system includes real-time traffic monitoring, provided you subscribe to Sirius Satellite Radio, which streams the data in. The outboard chairs fold and tumble forward for third-row access, but the opening they leave is tight, and the narrow rear doors make getting back there even harder. A third row is optional on the Commander Sport and standard elsewhere. Other available engines include the base 3.
The third-row perches are about 25 percent wider but come with their own compromise, namely, the positioning of the seat only eight or so inches off the floor. Now Jeep has taken the Grand Cherokee's platform, squared up the sheetmetal and added two inches in overall length and four inches in height without stretching its 109. Car manufactures are prone to indicate the break horsepower for 2008 Jeep Commander technical brochures. Then, and only then, might the Commander be the vehicle for you. Hemi versions also get slightly better gas mileage. I tested a four-wheel-drive Commander Sport with the 4. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753.
They're more space- and fuel-efficient, and most handle with carlike grace. Top-tether anchors for the outboard positions are conveniently located midway down the backside of the seats, but the anchor for the middle seat — the safest spot for kids — is in the more traditional and harder to reach location at the base of the seatback. The optional third-row seat suffers a similar lack of legroom made worse by the limited headroom. To see what else is new for 2009, click , or check out a of the two model years. Rear Disc Brake Rotor Diameter 312 x 12 mm 12.
Rear Solid Disc Brake Rotor Max Thickness Variation 0. The hype is true, folks: If you possibly can, consider one of those before you buy one of these. Top speed is limited to 111 mph, plenty fast for something so tall and boxy, although high speeds are not as frightening as its proportions would suggest. Mildly revamped for 2008, it offers a few more kid-friendly features and a more powerful V-8, and its reliability of late has improved to respectable levels. Although Custer was caught off guard by the musket balls passing through his chest and temple, the Jeep Commander knows it is entering its last stand. All Commander models come with a 5-speed automatic transmission standard. Distractions Aplenty Should this Commander find itself deployed on pavement patrols, occupants will have much to celebrate.
Pinion Torque To Rotate - Original Bearing 1 - 2 N·m 10 - 20 in. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N23. Rear Solid Disc Brake Rotor Min. As the engine, wheelbase, and generous front and rear overhangs suggest the Grand Commander will be more about command of traffic jams than trails -- recreational off-roading is not very popular in China 2019 Jeep Commander The Grand Commander's styling takes a lot from the current Grand Cherokee. Send Kelsey an Hide full review.
Three different trim levels and three engines are offered on the 2009 Jeep Commander, along with rear-wheel drive or one of three different four-wheel-drive systems, each of which can equip the Commander for a wide range of performance requirements and budgets. My write up may be different from the kits currently out there, so alwasy double check the manufacturers installation instructions when installing anything. Parents will appreciate a few new kid-friendly options this year. It shared its construction, independent front suspension and its rear axle with the Grand Cherokee on which it was based. Could Custer have used a few more soldiers that fateful day? The recall began on August 15, 2013. Front Ventilated Disc Brake Rotor Max. Pressure Plate Bolts - 2.