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Old 07-30-2010, 07:37 AM
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Exclamation HID conversion - 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

Ok I follow the Sylvania Bulb Replacement Guide:

http://www.sylvania.com/ConsumerProd...lacementGuide/

and purchase through XenonDepot the 9006 for Low Beam

Low beam headlamp
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Now I pull the bulb out and it is a H11 !!!

WTF over?

Anyone else have this issue for their WK HID conversion??
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Re: 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

they are the same
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Re: 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

not sure why,,, but it does not fit in... is there an adapter missing?
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Re: 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

ohhhhhh.....you are a WH! But i think the bulb should still fit
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Re: 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

Hmmm, the vehicle is 2009 Jeep GCL,,, built in Austria I believe,,, that could be a reason,,,

Here is the VIN if that helps:
1J8HC58P19Y500264
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Re: 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

yep.....your gonna have to return that kit and get an H11 kit from xenondepot
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Re: 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

Jeep WH ???

Guess that will explain why I can not figure out the wiring diagram for the ignition - remote start for installing a Viper 5901
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Re: 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

yes...thee eexport Grand cherokees are WH's instead of WK's
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Re: 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

Maybe I should pursue this further as the Jeep Manual provided to me from the Stealership at time of purchase also clearly states the low beam requirement of 9006 bulb!

F#$% this type of B$ drives me crazy....
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Re: 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

Im sorry...this happened with another wh owner
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Re: 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

Yes export Grand Cherokee WH and export Commander XH have H11 for low beam, I learned it the hard way after buying the salvaniya bulbs and get it all the way from US!
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Re: HID conversion - 2009 Grand Cherokee Limited 9006 vs H11

Suck$ learning this the hard way,,,, an yet today I drive over to Abu Dhabi Jeep Service Center - Westin Motors to request a wiring diagram for installing a Viper alarm/remote start for the WH.

They said they could not provide,,, against policy,,, but they were quite happy to sell a Chrysler Remote start and install.....

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