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mayor bloom 08-25-2010 12:01 AM

overland trim parts
ok, I have an 05 limited, my steering wheel looks like shit. Some time ago I found an 06 overland wheel on ebay for a couple hundred. well I immediately found out the wood grain and color is off. So I have been trying to get all the trim parts with a little effort as possible: ebay, forums.

well I have 3 parts: wheel, drivers side switch and center console top part. The window just came in to day and I think it may be wrong. It is definatly not real wood, it came off and 06 commander. take a look and let me know if this is right.

GR33N D3M0N 08-25-2010 12:06 AM

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that def doesnt look right...good luck!

gc4x4 08-25-2010 09:01 AM

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Originally Posted by 3.7L wk (Post 258709)
that def doesnt look right...good luck!

It looks like someone put one of those glue backed wood overlays over the oem trim on the commander piece..definatly does not match the overland trim.

Chaoul1 08-25-2010 09:11 AM

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For what I see I can see that the Window Switch Wood grain came off of a Limited WK. The steering wheel and the A/C control woodgrain look just about the same.

cain45 08-25-2010 10:30 AM

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I'll take the wheel if you don't want it...PM me with offer.

Jim Hef 08-25-2010 11:35 AM

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I think you need to limit your search to an Overland from the same year as the wheel and center panel. I think they change the wood grain often, and the Overland is the only one with real wood.

White Chocolate 08-25-2010 11:47 AM

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Overland wood is sexy, it loooks nicer then my fake limited crap

mayor bloom 08-25-2010 10:04 PM

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my 05 limited is wood, I think. at least it looks it compared to that commander part I got from lkq. As to it being from a limited, there is no way unless the commander limited had different wood. the limited wood is darker and has a stripped wood pattern. The listing said it was from a 06 commander, is it possible that it was from a 08+. When checking just for jeeps it says look under grand cherokee for trim parts.
the other thing is that it was a chryco date of july 2005?

Also, the wheel was from a 06 grand cherokee and the center console was from a 06 commander.

mayor bloom 08-25-2010 10:15 PM

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ok further update: there are many trim levels??? I checked and there are 3 different woods; the wk wood (window switch above), Limited (Not Pictured) and the overland. there are also diff types of non wood. Who knew

ok now I am real confused. says the wk wood trim is the SAME as the limited, but the parts in my wk look nothing like it. will ad pic in a min

mayor bloom 08-25-2010 10:39 PM

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ok here are pics of the 2 window switches, the color is close but the wood grain is not even close.

see how the one on the left (Limited) looks like real wood compared to the one on the right

Jim Hef 08-26-2010 09:04 AM

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The one that is not attached is a "burl", and the installed one is probably called Zebrano, or something similar. Maybe there's nomenclature in the order that will help you to match what you want.

GR33N D3M0N 08-26-2010 09:08 AM

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urs looks real because its glossy...

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