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Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 04-15-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 551
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

After 1400 miles of the same driving i do every day intown and some freeway i called chrysler and lodged my feelings on the recall on the snap ring and the tcm and pcm reflashes. I told them all the...
Forum: Tuners/CMR/Dyno/Datalogging/Gauges 04-14-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 139
Posted By jim383
Re: Tuner question

The cai will get you 5/7 hp over stock and leave the stock exhaust on IMO. Hold off on the tuner until the 15 is ready for tuning and i would go with a diablo tuner. The canned tunes in the diablo...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 04-10-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 551
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

You can take it to any dealer and what i did was drop off my car and they gave me a loaner and the biggest time was they had to drive it and do a lot of down shifting and other things to get the...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 04-03-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 939
Posted By jim383
Re: R01 post update problems. anyone else?

I am not happy with the pcm/tcm flash in my 14 TH. When i come to a stop it takes at least 3 sec to get into 1st gear and if i dont wait that long it will still be in 3rd gear and if i go sometimes i...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 03-30-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 551
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

Ok the flashes seemed to work out ok ACCEPT for the tranny flash in auto mode. The shifts come earlier than b4 as the 1/2 shift was at 10 mph now its at 8 mph and the 2/3 shift was 20 mph now its at...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 03-28-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 551
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

The only 1 i ever had noticed was the IPC with engine off with radio on as it would say low voltage. As far as the RDM i have never tried to use the 4x4 low range. The dealer said even if you never...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 03-27-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 551
Posted By jim383
6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

Well everythings been ok so far and the giggest flash was for the tranny snap ring problem they been having. Heres the flashes and RO1.
1 - RO1 recall for tranny (mission and powertrain control...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-23-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By jim383
Re: Strange dealer experience

I never deal with a saleman i always start out at the top where the deals are made and thats the sales manager and put the boxing gloves on and go at it lol. Always get your trade in delt with b4 you...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-22-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By jim383
Re: 0-60 time with these settings

Ok i converted your weather to our weather and heres the total altitude. Heres is your converted to ours. Altitude 3400 temp 31 pressure 30.05 humidity 88 now the converter changes the pressure to...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-22-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By jim383
Re: 0-60 time with these settings

Now at 3400 ft you have to no the temp,press and humidity then put that into a racing puter to get the DA and that will get you your density altitude. You get me your weather stats in canade the day...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-21-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By jim383
Re: 0-60 time with these settings

The higher the altitude the slower you will run no matter what mode your in.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-20-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 819
Posted By jim383
Re: Got My 2014 Dyno'd

Dyno numbers are to the wheels not the crank. Dynojet dyno read about 5% higher than mustangs dynos. His dyno chart showes he putting 371 hp to the wheels and on a dynojet he would be around 389.55...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-19-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 819
Posted By jim383
Re: Got My 2014 Dyno'd

What was the hp to the wheels? Ok i found it and it was 371 hp 378 tq to the wheel hp n tq. On a AWDYNOJET add 5% and that be you fig.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 03-11-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 498
Posted By jim383
Re: R05 Safety Airbag Recall now out

Just got mine in the mail.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 03-11-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 333
Posted By jim383
Has any1 got new tires on the th?

What kind of tires did you get to replace the oem firestones?
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-04-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 3,173
Posted By jim383
Re: 2014/2015 - Do you have a noticeable jerk on 6-5 shifts + a clunk?

I drive in both auto and sports modes on the street and no promblems with up or down shifts at all.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-03-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 215
Posted By jim383
Re: 2014 GC SRT Oil Change 0W40 Vs 5W40

I used mobil 5/30 syn in both my srt8 and on the 07 i put over 150 drag strip runs with no problems. I used the same oil on my 2012 with a few runs on the drag strip with no problems.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 02-28-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By jim383
Re: 2/26/15 Irwindale Results + P/B

The diff in mileage between 10/23/14 to 2/26/15 was about 7200 mile so the engine was a tad loser but i think it was mainly the gas i used between the 2 outings. The gas i used in oct 2014 was a race...
Forum: Tuners/CMR/Dyno/Datalogging/Gauges 02-28-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 537
Posted By jim383
Re: My 3 different Tunes experience

You may want to try JerseyBoy@stage6 or Johan to see how they compare. We have a few that run Johan and also JerseyBoy tunes in our group. These tuners are over at the
cherokeesrt8.com/ site.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 02-27-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By jim383
2/26/15 Irwindale Results + P/B

The weather was ok but with damp air. I managed to meet my goal getting into the 9.90s in the 1/8 mile with this little V6 cherokee TH the 2nd time out. The only changed i made was running 89 octane...
Forum: At The Track 02-27-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 371
Posted By jim383
2/26/15 Irwindale Results + P/B

The weather was ok but with damp air. I managed to meet my goal getting into the 9.90s in the 1/8 mile with this little V6 cherokee TH the 2nd time out. The only changed i made was running 89 octane...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-24-2015, 04:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By jim383
Re: 2012 SRT8 Dyno Tune VS Stock Tune & Race Gas Mix

You have to remember at my age im hard of hearing lol. Im just glad that with my V6 i dont have to worry about tuning or race gas lol. Yes in today racing you need to log your runs as we didnt have...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 02-23-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 309
Posted By jim383
2012 SRT8 Dyno Tune VS Stock Tune & Race Gas Mix

Ok i was looking at my times with a stock tune with my race gas mix and a group members time with mods of cmr dyno tune,cai and exhaust and there was about 70 lbs diff in our body wt with both 2012...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-23-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By jim383
2012 SRT8 Dyno Tune VS Stock Tune & Race Gas Mix

Ok i was looking at my times with a stock tune with my race gas mix and a group members time with mods of cmr dyno tune,cai and exhaust and there was about 70 lbs diff in our body wt with both 2012...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 02-15-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,488
Posted By jim383
Re: RO1 Recall

Im getting use to the hp lose from my srt8 jeeps and it seems to be getting a tad faster with 10,000 miles on it and ill find out in a couple weeks. The way the prices are going on the srt8s i would...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 02-15-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,488
Posted By jim383
Re: RO1 Recall

I havnt received any notice yet as by build date is 6/17/2014.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 02-12-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By jim383
Re: Diff Ratio

Theres only 2 ratios you can get and the 3.25 which is standard or the 3.51 with tailer tow package. There both about the same as far as gas mileage. If you dont need 4 wh drive then get the latatude...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 02-09-2015, 04:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,647
Posted By jim383
Re: Heads Up: New transmission update as of 02/02/15

knock on wood as my 2014 TH was built in june of 2014 and i havnt had any of the issues or tsb codes listed. I guess living in CA helps lol.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-06-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,320
Posted By jim383
Re: Real World MPG

When i had my 2012 bone stock intown was 13/14 on small freeway trips 20/21 at 65/75 mph with eco on and off at diff times. The longest trips i ever made with it was 150 miles round trip to and from...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 02-06-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,647
Posted By jim383
Re: Heads Up: New transmission update as of 02/02/15

The only thing i can say is im glad i got the v6 & 4x4 as it has the sports mode that has a diff shift pattern that i prefer as its more like the srt8.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 01-28-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By jim383
Re: Looking for a cherokee for my mom what have you guys and gals paid?how much below

On a 15 if they give you 1% below invoice they will take that away on your trade in. Get your trade in out of the way 1st and then hag on the new 15 that way they cant cut your trade in lol.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-28-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,408
Posted By jim383
Re: INJEN / "TRUE" CAI / Test fit SRT8 Jeep Needed

Along with the dynoing there should of been track testing as well as there is FONTANA 1/4 MILE and IRWINDALE 1/8 mile close to there business. 23 HP on any cai IMO IS WAY OUT OF SITE.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 01-28-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 716
Posted By jim383
Re: Looking for a cherokee for my mom what have you guys and gals paid?how much below

On my TH i paid invoice of 37036 and the window sticker was 38754. As you can see theres not much between invoice and sticker. I would go with the v6 over the 4 cyl for sure. Just remember all 2 wh...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-26-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,412
Posted By jim383
Re: Grand Cherokee SRT offer...

IMO 55/57,000 WONT HAPPEN. 1500 below window maybe.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-24-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 923
Posted By jim383
Re: Dyno Results & Tuning and New CHE Intake

We have a guy in our racing group with a 14 that is dyno tuned and you have to have a tuner to do it.
Go here. They have tuners for the 14....
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 01-22-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,051
Posted By jim383
Re: SD Card for Cherokee

Thanks a lot ill keep this to refer to.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 01-22-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,051
Posted By jim383
Re: SD Card for Cherokee

Can i load up my songs on the DS card and plug it into the DS slot in the jeep and is there anything else i need to do to get it to work. When it comes to the music thing im dumber than a bag of...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-21-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 923
Posted By jim383
Re: Dyno Results & Tuning and New CHE Intake

Hey we all make mistakes and we learn from them as i have many times. My 2014 jeep cherokee 9 speed has the 5th gear 1 to 1 and 6,7,8,9th are all over drive.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-21-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 923
Posted By jim383
Re: Dyno Results & Tuning and New CHE Intake

Heres the gear ratios for the ZF 8H70 tranny and 6th is 1 to 1 not over drive.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ZF_8HP_transmission
...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 01-21-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,051
Posted By jim383
Re: SD Card for Cherokee

I have 150 songs to put on a SD card and i no nothing about how many GB that is and can i get a SD card to hold all 150 tunes and will it work on my 2014 cherokee TH.
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