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2009 Jeep Wrangler Specifications

Dimensions are in inches (millimeters) unless otherwise noted.

GENERAL INFORMATION


Body Style
Two-door sport-utility vehicle
Assembly Plant
Toledo, Ohio
EPA Vehicle Class
Multi-purpose vehicle

ENGINE: 3.8-LITER, OHV, 12-VALVE SMPI V-6

Availability
Standard
Type and Description
Six-cylinder, 60° V-type, liquid-cooled
Displacement
230.5 cu. in. (3778 cu. cm)
Bore x Stroke
3.78 x 3.43 (96 x 87)
Valve System
OHV, 12 valves, roller followers, hydraulic lifters
Fuel Injection
Sequential, multi-port, electronic
Construction
Cast-iron block, aluminum alloy heads
Compression Ratio
9.6:1
Power (SAE net)
202 hp (151 kW) @ 5,200 rpm (53.9 hp/L)
Torque (SAE net)
237 lb.-ft. (321 N•m) @ 4,000 rpm
Fuel Recommendation
Unleaded regular, 87 octane (R+M)/2
Oil Capacity
6 qt. (5.7L) plus filter
Coolant Capacity
13.36 qt. (12.64L) std.
Emission Controls
Three-way catalytic converter, heated oxygen sensors, electronic EGR and internal engine features Meets Tier 2 Bin 5 (federal) and LEV 2 (CA) emission requirements
Estimated EPA Fuel Economy
mpg (city/hwy)
15/19

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Alternator
140-amp
Battery
600 CCA, maintenance-free

TRANSMISSION: NSG 370-MANUAL, SIX-SPEED OVERDRIVE

Availability
Standard-All models
Description
Synchronized in all forward gears and Reverse, multi-rail shift system with top-mounted shift lever
Clutch
Hydraulic actuation
Gear Ratios
1st
4.46
2nd
2.61
3rd
1.72
4th
1.25
5th
1
6th
0.84
Reverse
4.06
Axle Ratio
3.21 standard, 4.10 optional (standard on Rubicon)
Overall Top Gear
2.69 standard, 3.44 optional (standard on Rubicon)

TRANSMISSION: 42RLE-AUTOMATIC, FOUR-SPEED OVERDRIVE

Availability
Optional
Description
Electronic governor, electronically controlled converter clutch
Gear Ratios
1st
2.84
2nd
1.57
3rd
1
4th
0.69
Reverse
2.21
Axle Ratio
4.1
Overall Top Gear
2.83

TRANSFER CASE: NV241 COMMAND-TRAC®

Type
Part-time
Operating Modes
2WD High; 4WD High; Neutral; 4WD Low
Low Range Ratio
2.72:1
Center Differential Type
None

TRANSFER CASE: NV241OR ROCK-TRAC®

Type
Part-time, heavy-duty
Operating Modes
2WD High; 4WD High; Neutral; 4WD Low
Low Range Ratio
4.0:1
Center Differential Type
None

DIMENSIONS AND CAPACITIES

General Overall Length
152.8 (3881.2)
Overall Width (without Mirrors)
73.7 (1872.9)
Overall Height, Hard Top
70.9 (1800.1)
Wheelbase
95.4 (2424.1)
Track, Front
61.9 (1572.3)
Track, Rear
61.9 (1572.3)
Overhang, Front
26.7 (679.2)
Overhang, Rear
30.6 (777.9)
Maximum Payload (includes Occupants and Cargo)
1,000 lbs. (454 kg)
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons

CLEARANCES

P225/75R16
P245/75R16
P255/75R17
P255/70R18
LT255/75R17
Approach Angle, Deg.
40.8
42.0
43.8
44.6
44.3
Breakover Angle, Deg.
21.8
23.1
24.9
25.5
25.4
Departure Angle, Deg.
37.4
38.7
40.3
40.6
40.4
Front Axle to Ground (inches)
9.1
9.6
10.3
10.6
10.5
Rear Axle to Ground (inches)
8.8
9.4
10.1
10.3
10.2

CURB WEIGHT

Wrangler X, Manual Transmission
3,760 lbs. (1403 kg)
Wrangler X, Automatic Transmission
3,785 lbs. (1413 kg)
Wrangler Sahara, Manual Transmission
3,951 lbs. (1475 kg)
Wrangler Sahara, Automatic Transmission
3,976 lbs. (1484 kg)
Wrangler Rubicon, Manual Transmission
4,104 lbs. (1532 kg)
Wrangler Rubicon, Automatic Transmission
4,129 lbs. (1541 kg)

ACCOMMODATIONS

Seating Capacity, F/R
2/2
Front
Head Room
41.3 (1048.4)
Leg Room
41.0 (1041.4)
Shoulder Room
55.8 (1416.7)
Hip Room
55.6 (1412.8)
Seat Travel
Driver-9.4 (239.5)
Passenger-9.4 (239.5)
Front Volume Index, cubic ft. (cu. m)
54.6 (1.55)
Rear
Head Room
40.3 (1024.6)
Leg Room
35.6 (904.2)
Shoulder Room
61.6 (1565.9)
Hip Room
44.7 (1135.6)
Rear Seat Volume Index, cubic ft. (cu. m)
48.3 (1.367)
Cargo Liftover Height
27.8 (706.1)
Maximum Cargo Width at Swing Gate Opening
58.7 (1491.0)
Minimum Cargo Width at Swing Gate Opening
41.2 (1046.5)
Maximum Cargo Height at Swing Gate Opening
37.1 (942.3)
Minimum Cargo Height at Swing Gate Opening
37.0 (939.8)
Distance Between Wheelhouses
44.7 (1135.4)
Cargo Volume cubic ft. (cu. m)
Rear Seat Installed
56.5 cu. ft. (1.60)
Rear Seat Removed
61.2 cu. ft. (1.73)
Behind Rear Seat
17.15 cu. ft. (0.19)

BODY AND CHASSIS

Layout
Longitudinal front engine, four-wheel drive
Construction
Ladder-type frame, open steel body

SUSPENSION

Front
Live axle, leading arms, track bar, coil springs, stabilizer bar, low-pressure (on 16-inch wheel packages) gas-charged shock absorbers-Standard Monotube high-pressure (on 17- and 18-inch wheel packages) gas-charged shock absorbers-Standard;
Electronic Sway Bar Disconnect System-Standard, Rubicon
Rear
Live axle, trailing arms, track bar, coil springs, stabilizer bar, low-pressure (on 16-inch wheel packages) gas-charged shock absorbers-Standard Monotube high-pressure (on 17- and 18-inch wheel packages) gas-charged shock absorbers-Standard

STEERING

Type
Power, recirculating ball with damper
Overall Ratio
16.7:1 overall
Turning Diameter (curb-to-curb)
34.9 ft. (10.62 m)
Steering Turns (lock-to-lock)
3.5

BRAKES

Availability
Standard-All
Power Assist Type
10 (254) single-diaphragm vacuum
Four-wheel Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) with On- and Off-road Calibrations
Standard
Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
Standard
Parking Brake Type
Drum-in-hat
Front Size and Type
11.9 x 1.1 (302 x 28) vented rotor with 2.6 (66) single-piston floating caliper
Swept Area (Total Front)
234.3 inches
Rear Size and Type
12.44 x 0.47 (316 x 12) solid rotor with 1.9 (48) single-piston floating caliper
Swept Area (Total Rear)
202.6 inches

WHEELS

Availability
X-Standard
Type and Material
Painted steel
Size
16 x 7.0
Availability
Rubicon-Standard
Type and Material
Machined cast-aluminum
Size
17 x 7.5
Availability
Sahara-Standard
Type and Material
Machined cast-aluminum
Size
18 x 7.5

TIRES

Availability
X-Standard
Size and Type
P225/75R16, on/off-road, black sidewall
Mfr. and Model
Goodyear Wrangler ST
Revs per Mile (km)
712 (1146)
Availability
Sahara-Standard
Size and Type
P255/70R18, on/off-road, OWL
Mfr. and Model
Bridgestone Dueler 693
Revs per Mile (km)
653 (1051)
Availability
Rubicon-Standard
Size and Type
LT255/75R17, on/off-road, black sidewall
Mfr. and Model
BF Goodrich Mud Terrain
Revs per Mile (km)
650 (1046)

TOWING CAPACITIES

WRANGLER TWO-DOOR "X" 4WD LHD

1. GCWR = Base Weight + Maximum Trailer Weight + 150 lbs. for driver.
2. ** AHT Trailer Tow Package not available with 3.21 axle ratio.

WRANGLER TWO-DOOR SAHARA 4WD LHD

1. GCWR = Base Weight + Maximum Trailer Weight + 150 lbs. for driver.
2. ** AHT Trailer Tow Package not available with 3.21 axle ratio.

WRANGLER TWO-DOOR "X" 4WD

1. GCWR = Base Weight + Maximum Trailer Weight + 150 lbs. for driver.
2. ** AHT Trailer Tow Package not available with 3.21 axle ratio.

WRANGLER TWO-DOOR RUBICON 4WD-LHD

1. GCWR = Base Weight + Maximum Trailer Weight + 150 lbs. for driver.
2. ** AHT Trailer Tow Package not available with 3.21 axle ratio.
Engine
Trans Type
Transmission
Axle Ratio
Payload
Base Wt.
Base Wt.Front
Base Wt. Rear
GAWR Front
GAWR Rear
GCWR
Max Trailer
3.8L V-6 gas (EGT)
M6
NSG370 6-SPD MANUAL (DEH)
3.21**
1000
3760
2011
1749
2650
3400
4910
1000
3.8L V-6 gas (EGT)
M6
NSG370 6-SPD MANUAL (DEH)
3.73
1000
3760
2011
1749
2650
3400
5910
2000
3.8L V-6 gas (EGT)
A4
42RLE VLP 4-SPD AUTO (DGV)
3.73
1000
3785
20325
1753
2650
3400
5935
2000
Engine
Trans Type
Transmission
Axle Ratio
Payload
Base Wt.
Base Wt.Front
Base Wt. Rear
GAWR Front
GAWR Rear
GCWR
Max Trailer
3.8L V-6 gas (EGT)
M6
NSG370 6-SPD MANUAL (DEH)
3.21**
1000
3951
2114
1837
2650
3400
5101
1000
3.8L V-6 gas (EGT)
M6
NSG370 6-SPD MANUAL (DEH)
3.73
1000
3951
2114
1837
2650
3400
6101
2000
3.8L V-6 gas (EGT)
A4
42RLE VLP 4-SPD AUTO (DGL)
3.73
1000
3976
2135
1841
2650
3400
6126
2000
Engine
Trans Type
Transmission
Axle Ratio
Payload
Base Wt.
Base Wt. Front
Base Wt. Rear
GAWR Front
Gawr Rear
GCWR
Max Trailer
3.8L V-6 gas (EGT)
M6
NSG370 6-SPD MANUAL (DEH)
3.21**
1000
3801
2024
1777
2650
3400
4651
1000
3.8L V-6 gas (EGT)
M6
NSG370 6-SPD MANUAL (DEH)
3.73
1000
3801
2024
1777
2650
3400
5951
2000
3.8L V-6 gas (EGT)
A4
42RLE VLP 4-SPD AUTO (DGV)
3.73
1000
3826
2045
1781
2650
3400
5976
2000
Engine
Trans Type
Transmission
Axle Ratio
Payload
Base Wt.
Base Wt. Front
Base Wt. Rear
GAWR Front
GAWR Rear
GCWR
Max Trailer
3.8L V-6 gas (EGT)
M6
NSG370 6-SPD MANUAL (DEH)
4.10
1000
4104
2196
1908
2650
3400
6254
2000
3.8L V-6 gas (EGT)
A4
42RLE VLP 4-SPD AUTO (DGV)
4.10
1000
4129
2217
1912
2650
3400
6279
2000

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