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Old 11-29-2015, 09:36 AM
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With the new shifter you can manually shift through the gears (see picture). Does that mean the steering wheel padel's go bye-bye?


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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

No, the paddle shifters are still there.
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Old 11-29-2015, 01:41 PM
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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

According to earlier posts in this thread they are still there. However they can be turned off via settings in the UConnect.
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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

I guess I am the only one who doesn't have a problem with the current shifter.

When I was in the process of buying my Jeep, I hated the shifter. It was the only thing I could find wrong with the entire Jeep.

I warmed up to it after two days and now I love it. Especially when I need to shift into sport real quick. Now over a year and a half later, I have not had one single issue that everyone else here talks about.
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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Did a search and could not find the answer to my question. Does anyone know if they are building regular Altitude edition for 2016? Thank you
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It's not on the price sheet. (The High Altitude is however.)
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Did a search and could not find the answer to my question. Does anyone know if they are building regular Altitude edition for 2016? Thank you
At the present time, there's been no indication from insiders that I've seen that the Laredo-based Altitude special edition is continuing for MY16.
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At the present time, there's been no indication from insiders that I've seen that the Laredo-based Altitude special edition is continuing for MY16.
But this can change at the snap of a finger. I honestly cannot see why not. We build a TON of them on a daily basis.

Jeep may have a new idea in their brains too... who knows?
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With the new shifter you can manually shift through the gears (see picture). Does that mean the steering wheel padel's go bye-bye?


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just the shifter?


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But this can change at the snap of a finger. I honestly cannot see why not. We build a TON of them on a daily basis.

Jeep may have a new idea in their brains too... who knows?
I don't disagree. But so far, there's no indication it's continuing. Who knows what lurks in the minds of marketers?
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Any new news on when the 2016 order banks will open?
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