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Old 10-06-2013, 10:21 AM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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Nope. They have been hush hush on the special editions for awhile now.

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Old 10-06-2013, 02:38 PM
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Is it just my car or does everyone's JGC brakes squeal upon the first startup of the day as you're beginning to roll.
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Old 10-06-2013, 03:30 PM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

I don't have that option on mine.
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Old 10-06-2013, 05:32 PM
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Is it just my car or does everyone's JGC brakes squeal upon the first startup of the day as you're beginning to roll.
Let me guess, it does more when the humidity is higher. I just got a brake job on my current ride and mine squeal from, I'm guessing, overnight surface rust on the rotors. Its worse when it rains.

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Old 10-06-2013, 06:14 PM
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It does it whether it's raining it not. These stock pads must not be the greatest because I never had this issue with my previous jeep with ceramic
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Old 10-06-2013, 07:42 PM
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It does it whether it's raining it not. These stock pads must not be the greatest because I never had this issue with my previous jeep with ceramic Pads
I dont have anything like the description.
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Old 10-06-2013, 07:47 PM
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I'm goin in Tuesday to the dealer Tuesday and I'll run it by them,perhaps new pads will solve the issue.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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Is it just my car or does everyone's JGC brakes squeal upon the first startup of the day as you're beginning to roll.
When the humidity is high, my Cadillac's brakes squeal when I brake for the first time in the morning. My wife's Nissan does, too.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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Is it just my car or does everyone's JGC brakes squeal upon the first startup of the day as you're beginning to roll.
Mine do. I'm going to ask them to replace the brake pads per the brake squeal TSB
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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It does it whether it's raining it not. These stock pads must not be the greatest because I never had this issue with my previous jeep with ceramic
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IMHO, the brakes on these WK2s are among the WORST I've had the displeasure of owning.

I've had the Brake TSB done already and they STILL squeal frequently.

Pathetic.
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Old 10-07-2013, 07:28 PM
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What's the brake squeal tsb number?? This is crazy my other jeep I traded in had the ceramic pads,no squeal and no brake dust.
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I don't know how long a key fob battery should last, but mine lasted 5 years. Let us know what the dealer says.
It never happened again. I did not replace the battery.

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