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Re: I think I might go pick up a 2014 Overland tonight...

Wow, I never noticed the bottom trim is even body colored until these pics.
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Re: I think I might go pick up a 2014 Overland tonight...

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Does it matter? if the rears are LED's then wouldn't the flashers be?
Well, not a whole lot. But seeing the tails gave me the thought.
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Old 02-19-2013, 09:42 PM
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Re: I think I might go pick up a 2014 Overland tonight...

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Does it matter? if the rears are LED's then wouldn't the flashers be?
Not necessarily. It was discussed back around the time of the Detroit show.



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Re: I think I might go pick up a 2014 Overland tonight...

I tried to snap a shot of the window sticker while not taking a picture of myself. Does 19 combined sound right?
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Re: I think I might go pick up a 2014 Overland tonight...

Resolution of the radio? How well does it work with an iPhone or smartphone in general? What's the nav like? Snappy or the same or slow nonsense gps units are known and hated for?
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Re: I think I might go pick up a 2014 Overland tonight...

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I tried to snap a shot of the window sticker while not taking a picture of myself. Does 19 combined sound right?
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Is that 17/24? I'm assuming this is V6. I thought I saw somewhere 25 hwy. Interesting that those jeeps are showing up on dealer's lots and still there is no official EPA numbers posted.
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Re: I think I might go pick up a 2014 Overland tonight...

The Jeep website has the V6 getting 25 mpg Highway
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Re: I think I might go pick up a 2014 Overland tonight...

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Does it matter? if the rears are LED's then wouldn't the flashers be?
In theory I think LED everything (at least brake lights) makes it feel more upscale and complete, vs. partial. But then I haven't seen the new rears in action so I can't really make a judgement until I see it.

According to the owner's manual, the rear brake and turn signal lamps aren't LED for any GC trim. I have to believe it was done for aesthetic reasons because the base Dart has full LED rears.
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Old 02-19-2013, 10:53 PM
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I have a feeling the illumination engineer worked on the front headlights first, then moved to the rear and got fired half way through the rear after higher ups saw how he botched the front lights (plastic honeycomb thingy). There's your explanation!
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Re: I think I might go pick up a 2014 Overland tonight...

A full throttle congratulations on the truck! Any chance Marlon or Chevy left you a little note under the carpet or something?
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Re: I think I might go pick up a 2014 Overland tonight...

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In theory I think LED everything (at least brake lights) makes it feel more upscale and complete, vs. partial. But then I haven't seen the new rears in action so I can't really make a judgement until I see it.

According to the owner's manual, the rear brake and turn signal lamps aren't LED for any GC trim. I have to believe it was done for aesthetic reasons because the base Dart has full LED rears.
From what was posted weeks ago, only the running light in the rear are LED. The brake/turn signal/reverse lights still use the cheap incandescent bulbs.

Pretty cheap, don't you think. Whoever ok'd that should go back to work for Yugo.
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The Jeep website has the V6 getting 25 mpg Highway
That's for the 4x2 model though. If this is a 4x4 then that's the reason for the drop.
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