Dodge Journey: Frame

SPECIFICATIONS

FRAME DIMENSIONS

Frame dimensions are listed in metric scale. All dimensions are from center to center of Principal Locating Point (PLP), or from center to center of PLP and fastener location.

VEHICLE PREPARATION

Position the vehicle on a level work surface. Using screw or bottle jacks, adjust the vehicle PLP heights to the specified dimension above a level work surface. Vertical dimensions can be taken from the work surface to the locations indicated were applicable.

VEHICLE PREPARATION INDEX

VEHICLE PREPARATION INDEX

Frame and Bumpers
Fig. 27: Frame Dimensions - Side View

Frame and Bumpers
Fig. 28: Frame Dimensions - Bottom View

FASTENER TORQUE

FASTENER TORQUE

Reinforcement, bumper, rear
REMOVAL Fig. 25: Rear Bumper Reinforcement 1. Remove rear fascia. See Removal . 2. Support bumper reinforcement (1) on a suitable lifting device. 3. Mark position of bolts (2) on frame rail ...

Crossmember, front fore and aft
REMOVAL 1. Raise and support the vehicle. 2. If equipped, remove the engine belly pan. Fig. 29: Removing/Installing Fore/Aft Crossmember 3. Remove the front engine mount thru-bolt (2). Fig ...

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TIRE CHAINS
Due to limited clearance, tire chains are not recommended. CAUTION: Damage to the vehicle may result if tire chains are used. ...

Installation
Fig. 97: Strut Upper Mounting Nuts 1. Raise the strut assembly (2) into the strut tower, aligning the three studs on the strut assembly upper mount with the holes in strut tower. Install the thr ...

LIGHTS
Multifunction Lever The multifunction lever controls the operation of the headlights, parking lights, turn signal lights, instrument panel lights, instrument panel light dimming, interior lights a ...

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