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Hi allypally,

I too experienced rapidly rising temps towing approx. 3.4t at Christmas time. On a long hill I actually had the temp warning light come on briefly and of course all returned to normal once the drag was over.
The ambient temp has a big effect and at the time it was around 36C.

I can only draw comfort in the Consumer Protection Laws which state that the product has to be fit for the purpose and JA have it specified as having 3.5T towing capacity. And they say it is normal!

Pete

Yes i too have this issue but dealer has no answers
Every one tells me its normal


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Old 03-01-2015, 01:57 AM
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I will just look at the road and forget all those lights and dials

Cheers Chris
Wise move Chris and probably safer...... oooooooo look, shiny lights....
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Ha Ha, The sat dish automatically deploys to help with braking

Thanks for the reassurance with the engine temp. I will just look at the road and forget all those lights and dials

Cheers Chris
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Re: WK2 DownUnder

Hopefully late next week (on bank slow) 22/11/14 build 01/15 Comp plate

Grand Cherokee Overland CRD, Black Forest Green with Beige interior,

Before or after I own it, Extended Warranty, a paint dent insurance over($55) per fix, Front windows tinted, Mud flaps, rubber floor mat set, cargo mat, SRT pedals and some other bits from the states, may change mag wheels to gloss black ones later on

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Nice. Not many green ones around.


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Hopefully late next week (on bank slow) 22/11/14 build 01/15 Comp plate

Grand Cherokee Overland CRD, Black Forest Green with Beige interior,

Before or after I own it, Extended Warranty, a paint dent insurance over($55) per fix, Front windows tinted, Mud flaps, rubber floor mat set, cargo mat, SRT pedals and some other bits from the states, may change mag wheels to gloss black ones later on

This will be our 4th Grand Cherokee
Get ready to try and convince your friends that it's green and not black. I'm still doing it after 3 years. Unless it's in full sun even I can't see the green. The curious thing is that when parked next to a genuinely black car, the Jeep looks blacker.
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Old 03-06-2015, 12:25 PM
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Blacker? Don't you mean MOST BLACKEST?
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Blacker? Don't you mean MOST BLACKEST?
It's a fashion industry term, see: https://www.pinterest.com/warlock7/got-any-blacker/
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Does anybody know a vendor in Australia where I can buy a tinted Bug Deflector for a GC MY2014?
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Does anybody know a vendor in Australia where I can buy a tinted Bug Deflector for a GC MY2014?
Got mine from the stealer just after I purchased. Was for an MY13 but the bonnets are identical.

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Does anybody know a vendor in Australia where I can buy a tinted Bug Deflector for a GC MY2014?

I also got mine from the dealer upon purchase. It's the dark tint.


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Does anybody know a vendor in Australia where I can buy a tinted Bug Deflector for a GC MY2014?
Is this to deflect the bugs onto the windscreen?
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