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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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Yes, 2/15 production start.
Do you think the Black Forest Green will make a return in 2017 after the Recon Green 75th color is gone?

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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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Supposed to start yesterday, but none run yet, not sure what the holdup is... I know that the brake package is being delayed but that wouldn't stop vehicles being built w/o that option.
Slower production. Everything is behind.

Should be soon. Parts are starting to show up.
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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

I figure I'd stir the pot with a quote from a driver at work:

"I'm so glad that they finally put a normal shifter in here again. This is the best one since the WJ."

Ouch. lol.
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I figure I'd stir the pot with a quote from a driver at work:

"I'm so glad that they finally put a normal shifter in here again. This is the best one since the WJ."

Ouch. lol.
I haven't seen it yet, but I hope he is right.

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Just found 2x2016 Overlands on a lot.



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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Thanks for sharing ! Cool pictures but the second pic Is a limited . I like that shifter .


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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Did they add a piece of chrome trim to the bottom of the storage compartment?

The storage compartment directly below the stereo system
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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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Did they add a piece of chrome trim to the bottom of the storage compartment?

The storage compartment directly below the stereo system
Looks like it.

I'd like to retrofit this shifter if possible.

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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

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Looks like it.

I'd like to retrofit this shifter if possible.

i thought all the interior lighting and dash was white, that looks light blue. When did they make the change to a light blue dash? Is the 8.4 inch screen still grey?
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Did they add a piece of chrome trim to the bottom of the storage compartment?

The storage compartment directly below the stereo system
I recall a post a month or a few months back that mentioned the storage area door in the center console had a trim piece on the edge for better alignment --- apparently (and I remember those posts) people complaining that the door came misaligned a lot...
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I recall a post a month or a few months back that mentioned the storage area door in the center console had a trim piece on the edge for better alignment --- apparently (and I remember those posts) people complaining that the door came misaligned a lot...
I can understand it from a technical aspect, but did they really need to add another chrome piece? There was NO other possible solution other than adding more chrome to the interior?
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There was NO other possible solution other than adding more chrome to the interior?

In FCA's eyes, no. It would be too difficult for them to increase build quality. Instead, they'll slap another piece of plastic on there to hide the misalignment lol
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