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Old 09-01-2013, 12:37 AM
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Re: 2014 diesel production

I think the first few off the line are going to be gone over with a fine tooth comb. They want to find any bugs, and get them corrected, so the problems effect the smallest amount of vehicles. I kinda have mixed feelings about being one of the first off the line. I know the guys at JNAP do a great job, but as with any new car, there may initially be small bugs that need to be worked out - hopefully the inspectors will find and fix them if there are any. But yes, I am still obsessing over getting this, and yes, like many of you, my wife thinks I have CDO about this too (CDO is the same as OCD, just in the correct order)
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Old 09-01-2013, 12:53 AM
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Remember that the Hemi GC shares the same tranny and all GC's share most other components except the VM 3.0 motor. The Australians have been driving GC CRDs with the same basic VM motor for a couple of years. So...our CRDs aren't really the first off the line.

The differences are in emission controls with the DEF fluid. The rest is fairly proven....but I'm all for my vehicle being heavily inspected.

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Old 09-01-2013, 11:47 AM
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Re: 2014 diesel production

Day 6 in inspection. I am doubting it will be at the dealer by the 9/6 as estimated. Just hope it is there 2 weeks later when I can go down to pick it up while on vacation.
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Re: 2014 diesel production

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Day 6 in inspection. I am doubting it will be at the dealer by the 9/6 as estimated. Just hope it is there 2 weeks later when I can go down to pick it up while on vacation.
Why are you under the impression that your Jeep is in inspection?
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Re: 2014 diesel production

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Why are you under the impression that your Jeep is in inspection?
he is probably basing it off if the only input in his vehicles status that he has right now... VOTS and MOTS.
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Re: 2014 diesel production

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Why are you under the impression that your Jeep is in inspection?
Because it is in "inspection".

(You should know what I mean by "inspection" .... heh)
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Re: 2014 diesel production

If I may type for Shannon ( because I'm impressed too)...with Milous' tracking feature it lists Shannon's GC as " built -pending inspection"

I frequent the Order List because I'm still on it ( for a V6, not diesel)...10 days-ish in inspection and now it's been 7 days-ish since its been off the rail car 20 miles from the dealership. It's a holiday weekend, so I imgaine it'll be another 3-4 days at least.

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..or Chevyboy or Marlon are "inspecting" it on a road trip...it is a holiday weekend
( just realized chevyboy wrote the question)
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Because it is in "inspection".

(You should know what I mean by "inspection" .... heh)
How sure are you about that?.. Cause before I hit the road on Friday night, I went back up there to check on a few things, and I didn't see it anymore.
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Well, it is somewhere between Unicorn land and my car dealer. Last update by Milous is that it is in inspection. Unless you have more info than that, I'm stuck in this holding pattern.
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How sure are you about that?.. Cause before I hit the road on Friday night, I went back up there to check on a few things, and I didn't see it anymore.
Could someone be out joy riding, I mean it was a Saturday Night on a holiday weekend. MOTS was updated this morning with no KZ.

That would make it close to the Scheduled delivery date...

Can't wait to be "D1". Except for the exterior color mine is Identical to Shannon's..
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Re: 2014 diesel production

Shannon, there is one more thing you can do to determine if you are indeed "KZ".

Edit this link for your Window Sticker. Replace the VIN in the URL with your VIN, you need your entire VIN. See below to figure that out if you don't have it yet.

http://www.chrysler.com/hostd/windowsticker/getWindowStickerPdf.do?vin=1C4RJECT6EC161093


When you do go to "KZ" I would love to know if this works. It may not work for Sold orders... The only cars I have seen it work for is unsold cars.

To figure out the Vin for an 2014 JGC Overland 4x4 (Left Hand Drive):
The first 8 characters of your vin are: 1C4RJFCM. Then your Check digit, then the last 8 of your VIN.

Go to: Alton's VIN Calculation Page

Just put an X in for your Check digit and it will return your Vin

"1C4RJFCMXEC999999" returns "1C4RJFCM5EC999999" the check digit for this, fictitious 2014 JGC Overland 4x4 (Left Hand Drive), vehicle is "5".

I love searching on fictitious Vin numbers check out this link:

http://www.decodethis.com/VIN-Decode...RJFCM5EC999999
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Shannon, there is one more thing you can do to determine if you are indeed "KZ".
IF vehicle was in KZ, MOTS would show it...
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