2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes - Page 281 - Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum

Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Jeep Platform Discussion > Grand Cherokee - WK2 -

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #3361  
Old 12-08-2012, 05:01 AM
chevyboy_711's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Detroit, MI
Posts: 1,245
Thanks: 212
Thanked 507 Times in 177 Posts
Rep Power: 6724
chevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Quote:
Originally Posted by 4jeepdiesel View Post
Hey Chevyboy, I see you're up. Are you working tonight/this morning? Have you been able to investigate the headlights any further....have you seen any actually powered up yet?
Lmao Yea, I'm at work now. Been here for abt 2hrs now. I come in extra early on weekends..

I haven't been over there yet today. My next quest is to investigate whether those Summit wheels will be standard, or not. So far I'd say yes, bc I haven't seen any without em.

And I purposely didn't turn on the headlights of any Laredo's bc I didn't wanna struggle with trying not talk abt them. It's just too hard. I feel as tho bc Marlon introduced them into the conversation, he (or Milous) should be the one(s) to elaborate on 'em. But I'm gonna check on this later.. Marlon, you're on the clock buddy..

And I still have to find something BIG to give Rupbre. So I'll be back here in a lil' bit.. (In the meantime, gotta build some Jeeps.) Rupbre, look for a PM from me in the next couple days..

__________________
Former JNAP 'World-class' body builder, and JeepGarage informant.

"In life you have two options. You can work to realize your dreams, or you can work to continually fulfill someone else's... You choose."
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #3362  
Old 12-08-2012, 05:42 AM
scooterha's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2017 2.4L WK2
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: WV
Posts: 1,808
Thanks: 4
Thanked 49 Times in 40 Posts
Rep Power: 221218
scooterha has a reputation beyond reputescooterha has a reputation beyond reputescooterha has a reputation beyond reputescooterha has a reputation beyond reputescooterha has a reputation beyond reputescooterha has a reputation beyond reputescooterha has a reputation beyond reputescooterha has a reputation beyond reputescooterha has a reputation beyond reputescooterha has a reputation beyond reputescooterha has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

hmmm Laredo headlights and something special?
__________________
2017 Jeep Cherokee Limited, Billet Silver/Indigo. Tow Package.

Current Vehicle: 2015 Chrysler 200 S 2.4 Tigershark.
Granite Crystal Metallic. May not have the Jeep, but I'll still drop in and keep up with the news.
Reply With Quote
  #3363  
Old 12-08-2012, 05:57 AM
chevyboy_711's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Detroit, MI
Posts: 1,245
Thanks: 212
Thanked 507 Times in 177 Posts
Rep Power: 6724
chevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Quote:
Originally Posted by GCOverland View Post
Hmm, so does the SRT8 keep the LED-bar in the bumper?
Yep.. The SRT has 2 sets of LEDs in the front. (Bumper cover and HL housing.)
__________________
Former JNAP 'World-class' body builder, and JeepGarage informant.

"In life you have two options. You can work to realize your dreams, or you can work to continually fulfill someone else's... You choose."
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #3364  
Old 12-08-2012, 06:57 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Edmonton
Posts: 26
Thanks: 11
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 1744
wk2hopeful is on a distinguished road
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Quote:
Originally Posted by chevyboy_711 View Post
We're talking abt the Summit again right? If so, yes.. Very similar. Obviously not that shiny, but I think they look even better than those. I prefer polished aluminum over chrome in any wheel on any car. It's more of a classy look, as opposed to the "hey look at me" look of chrome wheels. But everyone is different..

I think the wheels would look nice and all, but wouldn't the off road capability be reduced (driving slowly past a gravel road?)

also could you put larger profile tires on them or would they be too wide?
__________________
2000 JGC Black w Red accents (retired)
2004 JGC Black (retired)
2007 Honda Civic Black (retired)
2008 Honda Accord Coupe V-6 (alive and well)
2014 Limited Black on Black
Reply With Quote
  #3365  
Old 12-08-2012, 07:07 AM
Premium Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: SW Minnesota
Posts: 45
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 1706
Rupbre is on a distinguished road
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

I will try to wait patiently chevyboy, although that is not a huge strength of mine!
Reply With Quote
  #3366  
Old 12-08-2012, 07:09 AM
hound's Avatar
Member
My Jeep: 2005 5.7L WK
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Logan, Utah
Posts: 527
Thanks: 10
Thanked 45 Times in 37 Posts
Rep Power: 3222
hound is on a distinguished road
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Chevyboy_711, Are these the wheels are you talking about that look similar to the new SRT wheels?

Reply With Quote
  #3367  
Old 12-08-2012, 07:11 AM
chevyboy_711's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Detroit, MI
Posts: 1,245
Thanks: 212
Thanked 507 Times in 177 Posts
Rep Power: 6724
chevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Quote:
Originally Posted by wk2hopeful View Post
I think the wheels would look nice and all, but wouldn't the off road capability be reduced (driving slowly past a gravel road?)

also could you put larger profile tires on them or would they be too wide?
Why would the off road capability be reduced? The Overland Summit already (currently) has 20" polished aluminum wheels.

Again, these are NOT the SRT wheels, they just look very similar to them. I'm not going to comment on wheel width at this time. But just out of curiosity, why would you want to put larger profile tires on a Summit? I mean don't get me wrong, you can do whatever you want, it's your car, but that's kind of a weird thing to do with the lux model, don't ya think?
__________________
Former JNAP 'World-class' body builder, and JeepGarage informant.

"In life you have two options. You can work to realize your dreams, or you can work to continually fulfill someone else's... You choose."
Reply With Quote
  #3368  
Old 12-08-2012, 07:16 AM
chevyboy_711's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Detroit, MI
Posts: 1,245
Thanks: 212
Thanked 507 Times in 177 Posts
Rep Power: 6724
chevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Quote:
Originally Posted by hound View Post
Chevyboy_711, Are these the wheels are you talking about that look similar to the new SRT wheels?

Heeeeeeellllll naw!!! Lol.. Those are a lil' older than the ones I'm referencing. You guys know the ones I'm talking about! When the Hemi was reintroduced in the Ram back in 01-02, the 20" polished aluminum wheels that most had, are the ones I'm talking abt (for the new SRT).

Same as with the SRT to Summit wheels, these Ram to SRT wheels, are NOT the same, they just favor them. Somebody please find me a pic.. I don't have the time right now.
__________________
Former JNAP 'World-class' body builder, and JeepGarage informant.

"In life you have two options. You can work to realize your dreams, or you can work to continually fulfill someone else's... You choose."
Reply With Quote
  #3369  
Old 12-08-2012, 07:39 AM
SnoFire's Avatar
The Negotiator
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: S of GB WI
Posts: 5,210
Thanks: 76
Thanked 199 Times in 154 Posts
Rep Power: 391383
SnoFire has a reputation beyond reputeSnoFire has a reputation beyond reputeSnoFire has a reputation beyond reputeSnoFire has a reputation beyond reputeSnoFire has a reputation beyond reputeSnoFire has a reputation beyond reputeSnoFire has a reputation beyond reputeSnoFire has a reputation beyond reputeSnoFire has a reputation beyond reputeSnoFire has a reputation beyond reputeSnoFire has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Hey, you guys need to go back to bed. Nothing to see here. You fools are worse than little kids at Christmas waiting to see Santa Claus or is it worse than Butters ( Southpark) needing to lord of the rings but it was really Back Door Sluts 9?
__________________
2017 Grand Cherokee Limited Lux II Granite Metallic

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited Max Steel V6
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo Black 4.0 I6
1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo Silver I6
Reply With Quote
  #3370  
Old 12-08-2012, 07:44 AM
Studgun's Avatar
Premium Member
My Jeep: 2013 3.6L WK2
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: NT, Aust.
Posts: 532
Thanks: 5
Thanked 17 Times in 17 Posts
Rep Power: 15462
Studgun has a reputation beyond reputeStudgun has a reputation beyond reputeStudgun has a reputation beyond reputeStudgun has a reputation beyond reputeStudgun has a reputation beyond reputeStudgun has a reputation beyond reputeStudgun has a reputation beyond reputeStudgun has a reputation beyond reputeStudgun has a reputation beyond reputeStudgun has a reputation beyond reputeStudgun has a reputation beyond repute
Garage
Like these?




Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
__________________
2013 Grand Cherokee Limited 3.6L, Brilliant Black w/ QL and pano roof. Tinted windows, Altitude liftgate handle, VisualGarage sharkfin antenna, slush mats, sill guards, LED interior and number plate lights, Lakin number plate brackets, Kingpin plate covers, Nav-TV AllGig XG-HS, HR towbar, HR cargo barrier, Uneek 4x4 bullbar, Runva 11XP winch, 20" lightbar, Rigid duallys in Uneek foglight brackets, Uniden UH8060N UHF radio and AT870 antenna, Bushwacker flares... And more to come
Reply With Quote
  #3371  
Old 12-08-2012, 07:48 AM
chevyboy_711's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Detroit, MI
Posts: 1,245
Thanks: 212
Thanked 507 Times in 177 Posts
Rep Power: 6724
chevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond reputechevyboy_711 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Quote:
Originally Posted by Studgun View Post
Like these?




Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Yes! Good man.. Thank you sir.

By the way, is that a 250 Ninja I see in your driveway? Please tell me that's your wife's and you're teaching her how to ride. (Jk man)
__________________
Former JNAP 'World-class' body builder, and JeepGarage informant.

"In life you have two options. You can work to realize your dreams, or you can work to continually fulfill someone else's... You choose."
Reply With Quote
  #3372  
Old 12-08-2012, 07:49 AM
4jeepdiesel's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2010 WK
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Minnesota
Posts: 1,117
Thanks: 0
Thanked 33 Times in 27 Posts
Rep Power: 7851
4jeepdiesel has a reputation beyond repute4jeepdiesel has a reputation beyond repute4jeepdiesel has a reputation beyond repute4jeepdiesel has a reputation beyond repute4jeepdiesel has a reputation beyond repute4jeepdiesel has a reputation beyond repute4jeepdiesel has a reputation beyond repute4jeepdiesel has a reputation beyond repute4jeepdiesel has a reputation beyond repute4jeepdiesel has a reputation beyond repute4jeepdiesel has a reputation beyond repute
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

^^^

Gotta love Southpark!!!
Why may I ask then are you snooping around this morning?

I know with the lower profile tires and offroading you definitely run the risk of damaging the rims on rocks/stumps, etc.... Also, less air = less cush so it might be a little harsher of a ride.
I also would believe that in deeper snow you'd notice less traction.
__________________
Beer connoisseur :chug:
1993 Harley Davidson FXSTS mega custom!
1994 Toyota 4X4 Pickup (250K and kicking!)
2015 4Runner TRD Pro with many mods
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
2014, 2014 grand cherokee, 2014 wk2, wk2

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
2013 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes Milous Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 342 12-02-2012 01:50 PM
2014 Grand Cherokee spy pictures Scottina06 Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 135 10-15-2012 07:30 AM
2014 Grand Cherokee arlenemik New Members - Welcome! 3 08-27-2012 02:07 PM
2012 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes Milous Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 347 01-07-2012 12:10 PM
2011 Grand Cherokee features Scottina06 Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 3 07-27-2010 11:48 AM

» Premium Vendor Showcase
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:09 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community

JeepGarage.org is in no way associated with or endorsed by FCA US LLC. Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Mopar and SRT are registered trademarks of FCA US LLC.