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Old 07-04-2014, 07:47 PM
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Re: HEMI Badge - Gonna add one to the 2014

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There's a red version? Do u have part number?


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Old 07-04-2014, 08:25 PM
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Re: HEMI Badge - Gonna add one to the 2014

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Fair point Dan. Only one way to find out I guess. Will post pics once both car and decal arrives. If it doesn't work ill order the non slanted one.


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Oh, I didn't know you have ordered one, didn't intent to criticize anyone's choices as no one had posted a photo of a slanted HEMI under "letter" badges....was just giving what my opinion/preference would be if using the slanted HEMI.

Please post once you have yours, will be interested to see it!
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Re: HEMI Badge - Gonna add one to the 2014

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Oh, I didn't know you have ordered one, didn't intent to criticize anyone's choices as no one had posted a photo of a slanted HEMI under "letter" badges....was just giving what my opinion/preference would be if using the slanted HEMI.



Please post once you have yours, will be interested to see it!

No offence taken Dan. Will def post once it's here.


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Old 07-04-2014, 11:14 PM
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Re: HEMI Badge - Gonna add one to the 2014

Crap! I can't wait to post my pics.
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Old 07-06-2014, 10:13 AM
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Re: HEMI Badge - Gonna add one to the 2014

I actually thought about getting a hemi badge but decided against it. I know what's under the hood and the guy next to me doesn't care. He'll know when he tries to beat me off the line with his adequate, but underpowered 6 banger, all the while getting a whopping 2-3MPG's more than me. That's what he'll say to his wife when he's choking on my dust.
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Old 07-06-2014, 10:24 AM
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Re: HEMI Badge - Gonna add one to the 2014

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I actually thought about getting a hemi badge but decided against it. I know what's under the hood and the guy next to me doesn't care. He'll know when he tries to beat me off the line with his adequate, but underpowered 6 banger, all the while getting a whopping 2-3MPG's more than me. That's what he'll say to his wife when he's choking on my dust.
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I believe I have your same train of thought but I actually get the Chevy trucks trying to show off. I had this older silverado try to beat me off n get in front of me which I eventually let them cause had my wife and new 3 month old. Also the break in was not completed. I believe it is now and I can tell the difference. Honestly I like how it looks with the badge.
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Re: HEMI Badge - Gonna add one to the 2014

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I actually thought about getting a hemi badge but decided against it. I know what's under the hood and the guy next to me doesn't care. He'll know when he tries to beat me off the line with his adequate, but underpowered 6 banger, all the while getting a whopping 2-3MPG's more than me. That's what he'll say to his wife when he's choking on my dust.
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But...but....but the HEMI badge makes it run faster! LOL

Actually, I was disappointed when the 2011's came out and Jeep didn't include the HEMI badge (or 5.7L) like they did in all the other model years....(I've had a GC since the beginning of GC's). Yet, Jeep put on goofy (IMO) "FLEXFUEL" badges for the V6's. To me, Jeep was pandering to the anti-large SUV/HUMMER people. Jeep sells a V8 HEMI engine so not putting on a badge doesn't make it anymore "eco friendly". Nonsense.

Now, fast forward to the 2014 model year and there is a badge for the ECODIESEL too but still none for the HEMI. They put badges on for the other two engines but NOT for the V8 HEMI. A shame. So, I added my own...and it looks great!
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Old 07-06-2014, 12:36 PM
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Re: HEMI Badge - Gonna add one to the 2014

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Yet, Jeep put on goofy (IMO) "FLEXFUEL" badges for the V6's. To me, Jeep was pandering to the anti-large SUV/HUMMER people. Jeep sells a V8 HEMI engine so not putting on a badge doesn't make it anymore "eco friendly". Nonsense.

LOL... pandering is right.

I have a V6 and they didn't put the flexfuel on mine. Had they, I would've pried it off the moment I got home with it.

Flexfuel is the biggest joke ever foisted on the driving public.
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Old 07-15-2014, 11:06 AM
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Re: HEMI Badge - Gonna add one to the 2014

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Here's mine, Attachment 41839
Hey dub, did you do any prep work before installing it? Such as cleaning the area where the install is?
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Re: HEMI Badge - Gonna add one to the 2014

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Hey dub, did you do any prep work before installing it? Such as cleaning the area where the install is?


I did clean the area pre installation. Then an eye ball test to make sure it was level and looked right where I was planning to put it. That's it though. Pretty straightforward.
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Old 07-15-2014, 11:21 AM
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I did clean the area pre installation. Then an eye ball test to make sure it was level and looked right where I was planning to put it. That's it though. Pretty straightforward.
Ok cool. Thx. I'm planning to wash her today and instal after.
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^^^^^^^

Be sure to clean the area with rubbing alcohol and let dry before installing a badge. Also, I created a template for placement all measured out since once it is on, it is on.
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