Make it Look Cool: $1000 - Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum

Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Jeep Platform Discussion > Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 > WK2 SRT General Discussion > Interior/Exterior/Visual

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 06-07-2016, 07:49 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2016
Posts: 9
Thanks: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 240
Maddog-99 is on a distinguished road
Make it Look Cool: $1000

Im getting a new (used) 2014 stock SRT.
Im planning on it being Alpine.

I want it to look cool & have already seen some great pics & comments on here. Im a guy from the beemer world who is not afraid to take chances, hell in my e60 I had a team remotely from Romania help me do a complete info-tainment system overhaul for $3K including coding.

In this case though I want to achieve the following & would love all yalls input:

1. How can I easily / cheaply turn off all the in motion crap. Bonus if I can turn off annoying beeping warnings too.

2. Looks looks looks: Im a 42 year old dad, but I want this to look classy cool. Not cheesy but classy cool (yes thats subjective & I accept any input & thank you kindly).

Thank You Gang,

Chris

Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 06-07-2016, 09:04 PM
Nitemare3219's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Posts: 301
Thanks: 1
Thanked 55 Times in 42 Posts
Rep Power: 675
Nitemare3219 is on a distinguished road
Re: Make it Look Cool: $1000

If you get an Alpine white, the best mod would be to get rid of the chrome trim pieces. Black on white looks great.

I would recommend buying the 7 OEM black grill rings (about $200). For the window trim and the lower air intake bezels on the front, I got mine wrapped with 3M Scotchbrite 1080 gloss black vinyl for about $350. The OEM parts will cost you over $1,000 alone for those pieces - it's ridiculous.

I also recommend removing the Jeep badge on the hood and Grand Cherokee from the doors - can do this yourself with minimal tools and some elbow grease.

With the remaining cash, you might look into doing the Mufflex kit or something similar... the factory exhaust is too quiet in my opinion, but yours may differ. Some slotted/dimpled rotors help set the vehicle apart as well because blank rotors just look lame - but you won't get anything other than looks out of that.

I ended up doing a lot to my Jeep. Cost me a pretty penny... but she's about as perfect as I could want.
__________________
aFe Machforce XP | aFe long tube headers | aFe Momentum GT | MM 87mm TB | Custom tune | Dimpled/slotted black zinc rotors | PowerStop Z23 | Carbon fiber front splitter
Complete LED conversion | SRT LED fog light retrofit | D3S Philips Ultinon | Llumar CTX 15% | Chrome blackout (Vapor trim + 3M 1080 Scotch-Brite wraps) | Toyo Proxes ST II
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 06-07-2016, 11:08 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2016
Posts: 9
Thanks: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 240
Maddog-99 is on a distinguished road
Re: Make it Look Cool: $1000

Any chance you can throw a pic up?
Thanks for the tips too
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How do I make my CRD look like an SRT? dodgy login Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 1 05-12-2013 08:49 AM
New/cool features of the '14 make everything previous obsolete. Srt8_hmi Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 35 03-10-2013 05:35 PM
How do I get that cool lighted license plate look on BMWs? Sanders0492 Visual Modifications 16 02-15-2012 08:45 AM
$100 budget to make my 2000 GC WJ look cooler and tougher! any ideas? qbny94 Interior/Exterior/Visual 22 08-27-2011 09:40 AM
The Things We Make, Make Us mangoe Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 7 08-05-2010 12:16 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:11 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community

JeepGarage.org is in no way associated with or endorsed by FCA US LLC. Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Mopar and SRT are registered trademarks of FCA US LLC.