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Old 07-27-2010, 07:55 PM
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Re: Jeep ENGINEERS chat session coming to JG.org

Just saws Bens post, nevermind lol
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Old 07-27-2010, 08:07 PM
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Re: Jeep ENGINEERS chat session coming to JG.org

wonder why they decided to change the look of the wk?
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Re: Jeep ENGINEERS chat session coming to JG.org

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Hello??? You there?!?!

"The main topic of discussion will be the ALL NEW 2011 Grand Cherokee"
sorry ben haha
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Re: Jeep ENGINEERS chat session coming to JG.org

cooooooool......
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Re: Jeep ENGINEERS chat session coming to JG.org

I think an obvious question would be why the front ELSD was not carried over from the WK.

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Re: Jeep ENGINEERS chat session coming to JG.org

maybe we'll finally get the answer
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Re: Jeep ENGINEERS chat session coming to JG.org

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wonder why they decided to change the look of the wk?
4 to 5 years is the avg for a car to keep its look.
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Re: Jeep ENGINEERS chat session coming to JG.org

Is this the huge news you were hinting at in your sig or is that different from the chat session? just asking
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yes....this is it....LOL
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Old 07-27-2010, 11:36 PM
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Re: Jeep ENGINEERS chat session coming to JG.org

Sometimes the rule is a 45 mph speed limit, but 50 makes more sense.

The elephant in the room is your grandfather's transmission. Presumably the 5-speed was picked off Chrysler's parts shelf because Daimler wouldn't sell Jeep the planned better unit because past payments to Daimler weren't made owing to the bankruptcy.

So, asking about how and when this is to be resolved isn't quite the same critter as asking about, say, plans to go hybrid. A better tranny was originally scheduled, then deleted.

We've seen reports for the 8-speed intro ranging from next year to three years from now. Perhaps the question can be narrowed to whether it will be offered in 2011 as, say, an extra-cost option, or as part of a high-end special edition.

Expecting it across the board anytime soon may be a pipe dream, assuming Euro production is close to maxed out. And it will take heaps of time to ramp up production Stateside.

But the 8-speed imported for an über-Overland? That might fly.
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Re: Jeep ENGINEERS chat session coming to JG.org

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Re: Jeep ENGINEERS chat session coming to JG.org

Why does the WK seem to have major issues with their starters? Is this the same component on the new WK2? Was Jeep aware of this problem?
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