Jeep Compass 2007-2009
Jeep Patriot 2007-2009
- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
- Turn the ignition switch to OFF .
- Disconnect the negative battery cable and isolate it from accidental reconnection. Insulate the cable end with high-quality electrical tape or a similar non-conductive wrapping.
- Wait at least 2 minutes for the system capacitor to discharge before performing any service. The airbag system is designed to retain enough voltage to deploy the airbag for a short period of time after the battery has been disconnected.