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

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #25  
Old 03-22-2013, 12:49 PM
Dorf411's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2013 3.6L WK2
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Dakota
Posts: 26
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 950
Dorf411 is on a distinguished road
Garage
Re: availability-- New GC Lettering

What did you use for measurements for placement? How far down from the body line and how far away from the door jam?

I got my lettering a week ago and I am waiting for the weather to warm up a bit before I mess with it.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #26  
Old 03-22-2013, 12:56 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 58
Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 961
FFBOS is on a distinguished road
Re: availability-- New GC Lettering

2.5" in 3/4" down
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #27  
Old 03-23-2013, 08:45 AM
berk483's Avatar
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2013 5.7L WK2
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: CT
Posts: 526
Thanks: 3
Thanked 12 Times in 11 Posts
Rep Power: 3399
berk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: availability-- New GC Lettering

Got mine all done...the tape does come right off but d@mn there was a lot of it.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 6730-albums215-picture2234.jpg (276.4 KB, 78 views)
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to berk483 For This Useful Post:
  #28  
Old 03-23-2013, 09:12 AM
Megatron's Avatar
Super Moderator

My Jeep: 2007 WK
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Posts: 12,277
Thanks: 363
Thanked 159 Times in 144 Posts
Rep Power: 2899461
Megatron has a reputation beyond reputeMegatron has a reputation beyond reputeMegatron has a reputation beyond reputeMegatron has a reputation beyond reputeMegatron has a reputation beyond reputeMegatron has a reputation beyond reputeMegatron has a reputation beyond reputeMegatron has a reputation beyond reputeMegatron has a reputation beyond reputeMegatron has a reputation beyond reputeMegatron has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: availability-- New GC Lettering

nice!
Reply With Quote
  #29  
Old 03-23-2013, 09:57 AM
GBJeep's Avatar
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2011 5.7L WK2
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Louisiana
Posts: 1,465
Thanks: 28
Thanked 34 Times in 32 Posts
Rep Power: 1416675
GBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond repute
Re: availability-- New GC Lettering

Quote:
Originally Posted by berk483 View Post
Got mine all done...the tape does come right off but d@mn there was a lot of it.

Nice job- looking good!
Reply With Quote
  #30  
Old 03-23-2013, 12:30 PM
RageOfFury's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2014 3.6L WK2
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Posts: 1,436
Thanks: 129
Thanked 38 Times in 32 Posts
Rep Power: 11515
RageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond repute
Re: availability-- New GC Lettering

Well done!!

So you used blue painters tape to line things up and then on goes the lettering? Hmmm alrighty then!
__________________
2014 Grand Cherokee Limited V6 4x4
Reply With Quote
  #31  
Old 03-23-2013, 01:59 PM
berk483's Avatar
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2013 5.7L WK2
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: CT
Posts: 526
Thanks: 3
Thanked 12 Times in 11 Posts
Rep Power: 3399
berk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond reputeberk483 has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Yup, just to keep my line even. The most time consuming part is getting the sticky tape off and cleaning it up.
Reply With Quote
  #32  
Old 03-23-2013, 09:15 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 12
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 917
Scotty11 is on a distinguished road
Re: availability-- New GC Lettering

I have the X package 2013 GC and was wondering if the chrome door guards come off?
Reply With Quote
  #33  
Old 03-23-2013, 09:19 PM
RageOfFury's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2014 3.6L WK2
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Posts: 1,436
Thanks: 129
Thanked 38 Times in 32 Posts
Rep Power: 11515
RageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond reputeRageOfFury has a reputation beyond repute
Re: availability-- New GC Lettering

Quote:
Originally Posted by Scotty11 View Post
I have the X package 2013 GC and was wondering if the chrome door guards come off?
They do! They are just held on with double sided tape. You can use some fishing line to peel them off, then just remove the left over stickies by hand.
__________________
2014 Grand Cherokee Limited V6 4x4
Reply With Quote
  #34  
Old 03-23-2013, 09:23 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 12
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 917
Scotty11 is on a distinguished road
Re: availability-- New GC Lettering

awesome, thanks! I hate chrome on my jeep. Almost done blacking it all out.
Reply With Quote
  #35  
Old 03-24-2013, 03:49 PM
Dorf411's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2013 3.6L WK2
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Dakota
Posts: 26
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 950
Dorf411 is on a distinguished road
Garage
Thumbs up Re: availability-- New GC Lettering

Got mine on, the chrome strips were tougher to remove than I thought they would be. Then lots of rubbing to get all the sticky tape off followed by a wipe with wd40 to remove any residue. I cleaned everything up with an alcohol based cleaner followed by a fresh water rinse.

Absolutely positively like the look much better than the big chrome strips. 100% satisfied.
Reply With Quote
  #36  
Old 03-24-2013, 05:02 PM
GBJeep's Avatar
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2011 5.7L WK2
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Louisiana
Posts: 1,465
Thanks: 28
Thanked 34 Times in 32 Posts
Rep Power: 1416675
GBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond reputeGBJeep has a reputation beyond repute
Re: availability-- New GC Lettering

[QUOTE positively like the look much better than the big chrome strips. 100% satisfied.[/QUOTE]



It does make a big difference in appearance with the strips gone.
Once I made the change, there's no going back. It's funny how the chrome strips are not on the new 2014's.
__________________

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
Re-painted 5.7L HEMI engine cover lettering (2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee Lmtd) foxtrot Interior/Exterior/Visual 11 05-26-2014 09:06 AM
SRT Vapor GC Lettering? ajs800 Interior/Exterior/Visual 20 09-12-2012 09:23 AM
Late Availability Sid Fields Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 10 09-11-2010 01:37 AM
New mod done!! Painted Grand Cherokee lettering 1 GRAND Grand Cherokee - WK 35 03-21-2010 08:22 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:42 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, 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.