Jeep Grand Cherokee
1993-1999 of release
Repair and operation of the car
Jeep Grand Cherokee
+ Cars of the Jeep Grand Cherokee brand
+ Settings and routine maintenance
+ Line six-cylinder engine
+ V8 engine
+ Procedures of the general and capital repairs of the engine
+ Cooling systems, heating and air conditioning
+ A power supply system and production of the fulfilled gases
+ System of electric equipment of the engine
+ Systems of decrease in toxicity of the fulfilled gases and engine management
+ Manual box of gear shifting
+ Automatic transmission
+ Transfer case
+ Coupling and transmission line
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ System of onboard electric equipment
- Governing bodies and methods of operation
Acquaintance to the car
Start of the engine and driving
Dashboard and equipment of salon
Towage of the trailer
Emergency towage of the car
Towage of the car for the purpose of start of the engine
Towage of the trailer
Strictly adhere to the schedule of routine maintenance of the car (see the Head Nastroyki and routine maintenance). Do not forget that when using the vehicle many procedures should be made for towage of the trailer more often.
Do not exceed norm of loading of the car at all. Except the maximum permissible load on bridges (GAWR), also such characteristics as weight load of the hook-on device, and also mass of all baggage placed in the car and the additional equipment have to be considered. Remember that any weight, placed on the trailer as a result leads to increase in load of the car.
Do not forget that violation of the rules of towage of the trailer can lead to the most serious consequences. Try to adhere to the recommendations stated below:
Admissible weight characteristics of the trailer
Gross of the trailer (GTW) enter full mass weight actually of the trailer, plus the weight of the freight placed in it and the hinged equipment. The most exact way of definition of GTW is the placement of completely loaded trailer on automobile scales.
Try that 60% of mass of freight were the share of a forward part of the trailer that provides implementation of the requirement about that (10 ÷15) % of GTW were the share of the hook-on device near.
At towage of trailers with load of the hook-on device over 160 kg or when GTW exceeds 1600 kg the hitch has to be equipped with the device twist - control and balancing of a turnbuckle.
Hook-on devices of the Class I are intended for towage of trailers with GTW on more than 907 kg. The device can always be bought in dealer offices of the Chrysler company.
Devices of the Class III allow towage of trailers mass gross (GTW) to 2 268 kg.
The car equipped with the hook-on device of the Class IV can be used for towage of trailers with GTW to 2 948 kg.
The weight loading falling on the hook-on device has to make not less than 10%, but no more than 15% of GTW and not to exceed 340 kg at all.
Devices of the increased durability
Class III devices
As it was already mentioned above, hook-on devices of the Class III are intended for towage of trailers by mass gross of GTW) no more than 2 268 kg. For successful towage of such trailers it is necessary to use only the models meeting the following requirements:
Class IV devices
These devices allow to make towage of trailers weighing up to 2 948 kg. Have to be established on the following models:
Councils for providing optimum operating conditions of the cooling system during towage of the trailer
In order to avoid overheats of the engine and transmission try to adhere to the following recommendations:
In order to avoid a potential overheat of AT turn off the raising transfer (About / D OFF) at the movement on the hilly area, or on the most intense sites you transfer AT to situation 2. In order to avoid excess switchings of transmission move on the car equipped with AT lowered on one step peredache.15 At frequent towage of the trailer (in particular in the mountain area or in hot weather authors of this manual recommend to make change of ATF through each 24 000 km (15 000 miles) of a run, and also to equip transmission with the oil cooler (if that is not established fabrichno).
The main requirements imposed to the car at its use for towage of the trailer
1) Towing loading of the car has to be lowered at the expense of weight load of a turnbuckle for the purpose of maintenance of load of the back bridge (GAWR) within 1 338 kg.