2016 KL Trailhawk - squeaking roof rail - Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum

Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Jeep Platform Discussion > 2014+ Cherokee-KL

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 08-15-2016, 01:36 PM
New Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2016
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
guidedog51 is on a distinguished road
2016 KL Trailhawk - squeaking roof rail

Hi

I'm a new owner with about 3000 miles on my 2016 Trailhawk. My squeaking issue started when I mounted a Yakima cargo basket along with a set of Yakima aero roof bars. At first it was intermittent but since has got worse and worse.

Took it into the dealer and they said they'd try to torque the bolt under the little access cover (the squeak comes from the right rear rail). After I picked it up they said the problem wasn't solved and they'd have to drop the headliner to fully address the issue to the tune of 500 labor with no guarantee of a fix.

This is a new vehicle, so I'm thinking I now have to have a conversation with the service manager and or his boss to get this addressed. Wondering whether any of you have had a similar issue, and what I ought to do about this. The squeak is driving me nuts, to the point that I would pay to have it fixed. Should I offer to split the labor?

Thanks!

Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
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
Trailhawk :: 2016 Jeep Trailhawk gatoriaied Member Garage Discussions 0 04-05-2016 10:59 PM
GC Trailhawk Rock Rail Swap to "Tube type"? XJ97SPORT Interior/Exterior/Visual 3 11-22-2014 09:04 PM
2011 Limited roof rack low-profile cross rail Greg7 Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 17 09-20-2013 09:13 PM
Roof Rail specs ScottCJeep Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 18 04-10-2011 09:49 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:29 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.