Jeep Commander: P0008 Code Diagnosis

P0008 is a somewhat uncommon OBD2 trouble code that can occur in the Jeep Commander. It indicates that the crankshaft and camshaft are not synchronized properly, and should be considered a breakdown risk. Driving your Commander with P0008 can lead to engine damage and a costly repair. While P0008 is a generic code (it has … Read more

Jeep Commander P1128: Meaning, Causes, + Likely Fix

P1128 is a manufacturer-specific troubled code. In the case of the Jeep Commander, it indicates that the engine did not enter “closed-loop” fueling on the bank 1 side. If any other codes appear with P1128, start with them since this code does NOT indicate what has caused the engine not to go into closed-loop operation. … Read more

Jeep Commander P0523: Meaning, Causes, + Likely Fixes

P0523 is a standard OBD2 trouble code that can occur in the Jeep Commander. In layman’s terms, it indicates the signal from the oil pressure sensor is higher than its normal operating range (in terms of voltage). P0523 is generic (it has the same definition for all vehicles), repair steps will depend on your Commander’s … Read more

Jeep Commander P0705: Meaning, Causes, & Diagnosis

P0705 is a very common transmission-related trouble code that can occur in the Jeep Commander. In layman’s terms, it means that your Commander can’t tell what gear you’ve selected, which can have some real consequences on how it drives. It’s most likely caused by a bad Transmission Range Sensor (TRS), but there are other causes … Read more

P06DD Jeep Commander: A Common Code With Uncommon Fixes

Chrysler-made vehicles, such as the Jeep Commander, commonly use an oil pump with a high-pressure mode and a low-pressure mode. P06DD is stored in the PCM’s (powertrain control module) memory when the engine is stuck in low-pressure mode. P06DD is a very common code to find in the Commander. P06DD can be caused by a … Read more

Jeep Commander: DRL Warning Light On – Causes + Fix

Daytime running lights (or DRL) are specialized lights that come on when your Jeep Commander’s regular headlights are turned off. Their purpose is to make it easier for other drivers to see you, theoretically decreasing the odds of getting into an accident. If your Commander’s DRL warning light is on, the powertrain control module (commonly … Read more