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Re: Group IV Tow Package

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Could it be that 180 amp is for the V6 and 220 amp is for the V8?

Mine is a 2015 Summit V6 with the 180.
Nope - mine is a 2014 V8 4x4 Summit with the 180-Amp alternator.

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So much for that idea...
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Re: Group IV Tow Package

Yeah, 180A here on the 5.7L V8 too. And according to Jeep.com, Summits come with the 220A standard. Another reason not to trust the chart I guess.

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Re: Group IV Tow Package

My 3/13 early build Summit V6 has the 220 A alternator so it likely isn't a date cutover thing.


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My 3/13 early build Summit V6 has the 220 A alternator so it likely isn't a date cutover thing.
Yep, that was a full moon night. That explains it.
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My 14 Overland is a 4/13 build with a V6 and Class 4 tow package. My build sheet lists the vehicle as having a 220A alternator.
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Our 2014 limited with diesel and tow package has the 220a alternator, per the build sheet
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My 11/6/13 build Summit V8 says 180a on build sheet.
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Our 2014 limited with diesel and tow package has the 200 alternator, per the build sheet
Yeah I see you got the transition day alternator ---> (180 + 220)/2 = 200 Well, that's clear as mud. Did you mean 220?
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Yeah I see you got the transition day alternator ---> (180 + 220)/2 = 200 Well, that's clear as mud. Did you mean 220?
Reminds me of a movie quote. "220, 221 whatever it takes."

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