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2006 Grand Cherokee Limited Hemi

Hey guys, I am trading my truck to a 2006 Grand Cherokee Limited with the Hemi. It has 24,000 miles on it and looks new. I should be picking it up this weekend. Any certain things to look for as far as problems or issues?

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Old 07-21-2009, 03:27 PM
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Re: 2006 Grand Cherokee Limited Hemi

awesome dude...next time your in Lexington call me and we can meet up. The 2006 is a great year from what i know about WK's. just look for the usual stuff that goes wrong with used vehicles. make sure they do all recalls and TSB's before it leaves the lot.
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Old 07-21-2009, 03:57 PM
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Re: 2006 Grand Cherokee Limited Hemi

Sounds great,

Things to look out for? Hmm, off the top of my head,

-Make sure they do all computer checks and updates of the system.
-If it idles funny or possibly stalls out, dont worry, add 1/2 a quart of ATF+4 tranny fluid and that should solve that issue. (i dont know if the hemi has that issue like the 4.7)

-Finally, Enjoy the ride.
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Re: 2006 Grand Cherokee Limited Hemi

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awesome dude...next time your in Lexington call me and we can meet up. The 2006 is a great year from what i know about WK's. just look for the usual stuff that goes wrong with used vehicles. make sure they do all recalls and TSB's before it leaves the lot.

I will for sure send you a message next time I head down that way. I know we will be in Mt. Sterling for court days in the fall. I need some hid headlight tips from you.
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Re: 2006 Grand Cherokee Limited Hemi

With the 2006 if you are going to check to see if all your TSB are taken care of before hand, here are the ones i had taken care of under warranty.

http://www.wkjeeps.com/tsb/tsb_wk_1800409a.pdf
http://www.wkjeeps.com/tsb/tsb_wk_2101505.pdf
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Re: 2006 Grand Cherokee Limited Hemi

I will have them check and see if they have been performed. Thanks Ryan
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Great to hear, hope everything turns out great for your car
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Re: 2006 Grand Cherokee Limited Hemi

Check the TSBs
Listen for differential whine coasting/light acceleration
Check auto function on windows
Check hood strut to see if it's worn out
Inspect rear brakes they go quicker than the fronts
Make sure A/C blows cold
... make sure the fluids are new/clean

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Re: 2006 Grand Cherokee Limited Hemi

Sounds good! Good luck with the new truck bro...
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Re: 2006 Grand Cherokee Limited Hemi

GET A CARFAX. Look under the hood. The bar that goes over the motor look at where it is bolted down and make sure it doesnt look like it has moved.
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