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2005 Jeep Liberty Communication and Entertainment Systems


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2005 Jeep Liberty CRDAuburn Hills, MI - For motorists who desire top-of-the-line communication systems, the 2005 Jeep® Liberty has the equipment to fit the bill. Simple-to-use and hassle-free technological advancements in vehicle entertainment add to the driving experience of the 2005 Jeep Liberty.

“The Chrysler Group’s vehicle communications strategy places an emphasis on creating a safe driving environment through practical innovations, while enabling customers to choose the services they want,” said Jack Withrow, Director, Vehicle Entertainment Communications. “It’s all about simplicity, safety, freedom and flexibility.”

RB1 NAVIGATION RADIO SYSTEM
The RB1 factory-installed Navigation Radio system is housed in the center of the Jeep Liberty dashboard, which allows for easy access for both the driver and passenger. The 4.2-inch full-color display features AM/FM stereo, CD player and navigation system in one unit. Utilizing voice commands, the system guides the user through the drive route, mile-by-mile, turn-by-turn until the final destination is reached. Destinations can be entered into the system eight different ways and the screen can be viewed as a detailed map or enlarged to be viewed turn-by-turn. When coupled with SIRIUS™ Satellite Radio, the stream listing, stream category, song title and artist can be viewed on the system’s display screen.

The RB1 Navigation Radio was offered as a Mopar® dealer-installed option on 2004 Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep vehicles. The first factory-installed option was available on the 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee and 2005 Chrysler 300. Factory-installation cost varies from $1,200 to $1,500, based on equipment package and content. Pricing for the dealer-installed version of the RB1 Navigation Radio is $1,595 (suggested retail price) plus labor.

Chrysler Group selected Alpine Electronics, a supplier of high-performance mobile electronics systems, to provide the navigation unit, GPS antenna and map database information. The map database information is housed on a single DVD-ROM based on NAVTECH data.

UCONNECT HANDS-FREE COMMUNICATION SYSTEM
The UConnect hands-free communication system uses Bluetooth® technology to provide wireless communication between a customer’s compatible cellular telephone and the vehicle’s on-board receiver. Bluetooth is a short-range wireless networking technology that connects two or more devices together. As the number of drivers using cell phones increases, hands-free, voice-activated options are a way to connect a driver to a cell phone call more safely. The Chrysler Group was the first North American automaker to offer its customers a Bluetooth-enabled automotive dealer-installed application last year.

The factory-installed version allows the audio to be heard through the vehicle’s radio speakers. A control pad and microphone are housed in the vehicle’s rear view mirror serving as the driver interface. UConnect factory installation is $275 and available on the 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee as well as many other 2005 Chrysler Group products.

UCONNECT FEATURES THE FOLLOWING:
• Voice dialing - Voice commands can be used to digit-dial the phone
or access pre-stored voice tags
• Audio address book – Enables customers to store up to 32 names, four
numbers per name, for a total of 128 phone numbers
• Audio system mute – Mutes the microphone for privacy
• Call transfer – Allows the customer to transfer a call from the vehicle’s
system to the mobile phone
• Communicates in three languages – French, Spanish and English
• Multi-phone recognition – Up to five phones can be used within the vehicle’s system UConnect is available as a dealer installed option. Dealer installation is $299 (suggested retail price) plus labor, and can be installed in all Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep vehicles back to 1994, excluding Jeep Wrangler, Sebring Convertible and Chrysler Crossfire Convertible.

SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO
SIRIUS provides Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep customers with 100 streams of the best music, entertainment and information coast-to-coast. SIRIUS offers 60 music streams of commercial-free music along with 40 sports, news and entertainment streams, 24 hours a day.Consumers selecting the SIRIUS Satellite Radio option will receive a small, mouse-sized antenna mounted to the roof of the vehicle. They will be able to scan channels and select pre-set buttons for favorite channels. Consumers will also be able to search both by music category and channel, which will be displayed on the radio screen.

The Chrysler Group offers SIRIUS Satellite Radio as both a dealer- and factory-installed feature. Factory installation for 2005 model year Chrysler Group products is offered at $195 (suggested retail price) and includes a one-year SIRIUS subscription. The suggested retail price for the dealer installation is $299 plus labor, in addition to a SIRIUS subscription of $12.95 per month.



 

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