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Re: Grease In Both Front Wheels... Normal?

Built Pending Inspection dates (not shipped dates) to compare:

Dan JGC: 3/21

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Re: Grease In Both Front Wheels... Normal?

Me too.. not factory ordered, but purchased on Saturday 4/12. Has a 3/2014 build date.



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Re: Grease In Both Front Wheels... Normal?

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Me too.. not factory ordered, but purchased on Saturday 4/12. Has a 3/2014 build date.



Any chance you can/want to crawl under and let us know if the clamp is there just loose or no clamp at all as PhillyAnt's dealer reported.
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Re: Grease In Both Front Wheels... Normal?

Like others, it is just the two front wheels, not the back wheels.

By the way, anyone know if it is still OK to drive around locally (no long trips) until get to dealer? Also, do they replace the axle and joint assembly because of potential damage to the joint?
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Me too.. not factory ordered, but purchased on Saturday 4/12. Has a 3/2014 build date.



Yep, that's how mine looked too. And I can see from the photos already all the grease inside there....
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Re: Grease In Both Front Wheels... Normal?

Sounds like I need to get to the local dealer ASAP before the parts are on back order!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Word to the wise.
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Re: Grease In Both Front Wheels... Normal?

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...Also, can someone without this problem take pictures of their cv boots? Would like to see if there's any differences.
Already did. Check pg 1 of this thread.
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Re: Grease In Both Front Wheels... Normal?

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Already did. Check pg 1 of this thread.
Are those from the 2014 Grand Cherokee or just a random CV boot? Just curious at the differences lol.
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Re: Grease In Both Front Wheels... Normal?

BTW, mine is a Laredo E, so it doesn't look related to a certain trim level. Looks like my clamp is there, but it came off somehow. I'm in Md. btw, so not too far from Philly.
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Re: Grease In Both Front Wheels... Normal?

asdad I've kept both types of those photos for reference and they look like they come from the same model vehicle. I can't see any differences, except for all the grease in one of them
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Are those from the 2014 Grand Cherokee or just a random CV boot? Just curious at the differences lol.
lol, they are of my 2014 Summit 4x4 Hemi.
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