Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Jeep Platform Discussion > Grand Cherokee - WJ

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #13  
Old 09-30-2012, 06:41 AM
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2004 4.0L WJ
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Woodbridge NJ/Staten Island NY
Posts: 6,812
Thanks: 4
Thanked 26 Times in 26 Posts
Rep Power: 26096
mrjaydeeone has a reputation beyond reputemrjaydeeone has a reputation beyond reputemrjaydeeone has a reputation beyond reputemrjaydeeone has a reputation beyond reputemrjaydeeone has a reputation beyond reputemrjaydeeone has a reputation beyond reputemrjaydeeone has a reputation beyond reputemrjaydeeone has a reputation beyond reputemrjaydeeone has a reputation beyond reputemrjaydeeone has a reputation beyond reputemrjaydeeone has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to mrjaydeeone Send a message via Yahoo to mrjaydeeone
Re: Well, I finally pulled the trigger...

Congrats on your new ride. Enjoy
__________________

__________________
Silver 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Special Edition I6 4.0
stock 'cept for
Pioneer Primere Deh-P840 headunit XMD-1000 (xm receiver) Audionbahn Bandpass Box with 2 Audiobahn 12" subs powered by Audiobahn Amp|
Escort 8500 X50 radar detector hardwired to auto dim rearview mirror|V3 projector headlights with 6K HIDs in Lows, 3K HIDs in Fogs|black brush guard & black nerf bars|Hyper White LEDs in interior lights, and Rear License Plate|16" JK unlimited wheels

Custom 2001 Mitsubishi Galant pics can be seen here
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 09-30-2012, 01:56 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Scotland, UK
Posts: 1,878
Thanks: 20
Thanked 15 Times in 15 Posts
Rep Power: 79882
Martyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Well, I finally pulled the trigger...

Quote:
Originally Posted by TJXJWJ View Post
Oh and if you see a Yugo at a dealer out there, could you let Dave and I know? hahahha
Will do!

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tsepz View Post
Congrats on your baby,those Mercs are amazing and the V6 does pack a punch. At 58k she's still got plenty of life, enjoy it!

Ps. Awesome colour!
Thanks man, always wanted a C class but this is a different league. Took it for a spin today, detailed it from 8:30am > 6pm yesterday and I am broken.

Sure put a smile on my face though, handling is great, seats are superb and the V6 really does go! Its so smooth you don't really notice it climb until you look at the speedo...

Quote:
Originally Posted by mrjaydeeone View Post
Congrats on your new ride. Enjoy
Thanks, I will!!
__________________

__________________
Marty

"Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of rice, I will fear no turbo for thou torque art with me. Thy rods and crankshaft, they comfort me."
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 09-30-2012, 05:22 PM
Tsepz's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2000 4.0L WJ
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Johannesburg, South Africa
Posts: 44
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 725
Tsepz is on a distinguished road
Re: Well, I finally pulled the trigger...

8:3am-6pm??? Geesh! You must've been destroyed, as long as you are happy with the end result, thats what counts

Haha, must be quite an adjustment going from a Jeep to a Merc coupe, them CLKs are very nimble cars. Glad you're enjoying it
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 10-07-2012, 11:14 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Scotland, UK
Posts: 1,878
Thanks: 20
Thanked 15 Times in 15 Posts
Rep Power: 79882
Martyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Well, I finally pulled the trigger...

Destroyed would be putting it lightly. After I finished, I had to go and swap over heavy 20" SRT rims for a hour or so too.

Sunday morning I could barely move my head.

Considering the size, it is rather responsive on the handling. However, it has cheap rubber up front (Pirelli's on the rears tho) so not going to push it too far. Will be upgrading to 18" AMG staggered wheels and good tyres next year along with some Eibach/H&R springs.
__________________
Marty

"Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of rice, I will fear no turbo for thou torque art with me. Thy rods and crankshaft, they comfort me."
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 10-09-2012, 01:48 PM
TJXJWJ's Avatar
The "pre" SRT 8
My Jeep: 2004 4.7 HO WJ
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Aurora, OH
Posts: 3,435
Thanks: 195
Thanked 72 Times in 61 Posts
Rep Power: 286721
TJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: Well, I finally pulled the trigger...

Why no pics of the freshly detailed ride?!? Probably because your shutter finger was also sore from all that detailing. I might have a similar weekend lined up. I need to do a ground-up detail/paint restoration and interior job on the 09 Liberty my wife is taking delivery of tonight, and I need to re-clean up the Grand we've got for sale because someone is coming to see it this weekend. Everything is going to hurt....
__________________
Tony-04 Limited HO, DkKhaki w/tan leather int. All LED lighting, 5000k Xtreme HID projs. (deambered)&fogs w/CCFL rings, tinted tails&3rd LED brake lt, fnt glass tinted to match, shawty antenna, 6 Polk speakers, K&N FIPK, FR 70mm TB, TCM#10 snip, Flashpaq'ed on 91 tune, Bilstien HD's, Addcos, polished 20" SRT reps, Hankook Ventus Evos (255-45), Weathertech mats, EBC USR rotors, EBC Greenstuff pads, Magnaflow muffler, RB1 Nav w/iPod kit, de-badged, roof rack delete.
09 Liberty KK Rocky Mountain Edition. Added Mopar Remote Start kit, Weathertech Mats, K&N drop-in.
PAST JEEPS : 99 TJ Sport, 98 XJ Sport, 06 WK Laredo
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 10-09-2012, 10:36 PM
cheapjeep's Avatar
Amber Instigator
My Jeep: 2004 4.7 HO WJ
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Vintondale Pa.
Posts: 3,076
Thanks: 95
Thanked 68 Times in 64 Posts
Rep Power: 331822
cheapjeep has a reputation beyond reputecheapjeep has a reputation beyond reputecheapjeep has a reputation beyond reputecheapjeep has a reputation beyond reputecheapjeep has a reputation beyond reputecheapjeep has a reputation beyond reputecheapjeep has a reputation beyond reputecheapjeep has a reputation beyond reputecheapjeep has a reputation beyond reputecheapjeep has a reputation beyond reputecheapjeep has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: Well, I finally pulled the trigger...

Yes I expect pic whoring from the both of you!
__________________
Dave'04 Overland,I don't even remember what I did to it anymore.

Quote:
Originally Posted by TJXJWJ View Post
OK, fine...I'll admit...some amber lamps are good, and necessary.
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 10-10-2012, 06:34 AM
TJXJWJ's Avatar
The "pre" SRT 8
My Jeep: 2004 4.7 HO WJ
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Aurora, OH
Posts: 3,435
Thanks: 195
Thanked 72 Times in 61 Posts
Rep Power: 286721
TJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond reputeTJXJWJ has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: Well, I finally pulled the trigger...

Oh it's coming...hahahah...just took delivery last night and have my Porter Cable work cut out for me...
__________________
Tony-04 Limited HO, DkKhaki w/tan leather int. All LED lighting, 5000k Xtreme HID projs. (deambered)&fogs w/CCFL rings, tinted tails&3rd LED brake lt, fnt glass tinted to match, shawty antenna, 6 Polk speakers, K&N FIPK, FR 70mm TB, TCM#10 snip, Flashpaq'ed on 91 tune, Bilstien HD's, Addcos, polished 20" SRT reps, Hankook Ventus Evos (255-45), Weathertech mats, EBC USR rotors, EBC Greenstuff pads, Magnaflow muffler, RB1 Nav w/iPod kit, de-badged, roof rack delete.
09 Liberty KK Rocky Mountain Edition. Added Mopar Remote Start kit, Weathertech Mats, K&N drop-in.
PAST JEEPS : 99 TJ Sport, 98 XJ Sport, 06 WK Laredo
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 10-10-2012, 11:14 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Scotland, UK
Posts: 1,878
Thanks: 20
Thanked 15 Times in 15 Posts
Rep Power: 79882
Martyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond reputeMartyp has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Well, I finally pulled the trigger...

I posted pics up on the 'Detailing' section of the forum!

Clicky
__________________

__________________
Marty

"Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of rice, I will fear no turbo for thou torque art with me. Thy rods and crankshaft, they comfort me."
Reply With Quote
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
Pulled the trigger... Mikeacarroll Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 13 03-14-2012 06:11 PM
Almost pulled the trigger JRsmoothee Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 13 02-09-2012 08:35 AM
well i pulled the trigger... ilber Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 12 04-03-2011 05:39 PM
Finally Pulled the Trigger! dogface_313 Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 0 04-01-2011 09:51 AM
trigger pulled spiros Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 9 03-22-2011 08:14 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:02 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community