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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

I am too! And his stating that he doesn't know why it wouldn't be available with the other engines, supports a "Select-trac" switchable RWD/AWD option. Thats something that would be in demand across the board. Hopefully that's it! There's a YouTube video of an early WK2 SRT8 doing a long burnout, and they claim its possible just by screwing with the electronics.. So the technology is there!
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Old 10-09-2012, 08:18 PM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Does it have anything to do with different interior color options or rim colors or changes?
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Old 10-09-2012, 08:23 PM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

No.
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Old 10-09-2012, 08:25 PM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

My guess is an electronically-dEtachable front sway bar.
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Old 10-09-2012, 08:26 PM
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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I am too! And his stating that he doesn't know why it wouldn't be available with the other engines, supports a "Select-trac" switchable RWD/AWD option. Thats something that would be in demand across the board. Hopefully that's it! There's a YouTube video of an early WK2 SRT8 doing a long burnout, and they claim its possible just by screwing with the electronics.. So the technology is there!
That kinda makes sense but why would it only involve the diesel?
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Exhaust-brake?
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

I'm back to say I'm definitely getting the 2014. I want the 8 speed transmission.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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Performance in this heavier vehicle with the PentaStar/8 speed is very encouraging.
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Rear Electronic Limited-slip Differential ???
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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That kinda makes sense but why would it only involve the diesel?
That's exactly what Milous was saying.. It's a feature that doesn't seem to be diesel specific, yet in this case, it's diesel specific. It fits the criteria tho. "SElect/SElectable-trac/traction/drive?" Sumn like that??
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Wow, reading comprehension is not anyone here's forte.

Milous said that this feature has never been on any vehicle, so guesses like xenon headlights, sharkfin antennas, electronic AWD/RWD selectors are all invalid guesses.
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Wow, reading comprehension is not anyone here's forte.
You ain't lying!.. Reading some of these responses makes me wanna throw my phone against the wall. Smh...
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