Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Search Forums

Join Jeep Garage Today
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Willx
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-22-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

This is the database that comes with a currently built 2015



As noted previously. don't focus on the 2013Q4 thing. The actual map build dates is the June 2014 Number. They continue to add...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-19-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

I did suggest dose of salt, but as Chrysler has updated this to the 20th (according to someone) Let's check then.

Probably 1 more delay to keep on par.

I do love this image though. I call it...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 05-16-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,765
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 JGC Towing Review w/Pictures and Stats

All Excellent Advice....

I want to add one thing and that is that after setting up, it was good but I added one of those spacer rings back in to apply a little more pressure forwards (and back). ...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-13-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

Ha... Crap...

I meant, there was no plausible way for ME to distribute it... See prior footnotes on UConnect updates :lol:
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-13-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

LOL. I would have dies many times over... I get to play with lots of broken stuff, so good point.

IT IS a REAL map update if they are publishing what I think is happening. I have seen the data,...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 05-13-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,102
Posted By Willx
Re: Remote Liftgate Opening

It works properly with 2 presses if the vehicle acknowledges a press first (lock unlock or other wise but you need to verify with light flash or something)



When they publish updates, they...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 05-13-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,102
Posted By Willx
Re: Remote Liftgate Opening

This may have been covered, but did any of you have this BCM update done?

http://www.wk2jeeps.com/tsb/tsb_wk2_0805314a.pdf

Did it change the behaviours of the gate involved as this addressed...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-13-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

Take it with a grain of salt, it has some attention but there may be delays... anyone who bought a 2014 GC diesel knows about delays :D
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-13-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 52,272
Posted By Willx
Re: UConnect 8.4 - North America

I was not saying you were incorrect on any point... Just that OnStar defined this market so far and that you pay the subscription to have that data transmitted directly to policy when the request is...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-13-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

On a side note... there was some chatter at HO, so I think more than one of you got through to Jeep/FCA. I honestly think all of your efforts had an impact, as the date posting on "Here" was...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-13-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

I can comment on this... "Here" when publishing a Garmin update will publish their 2016.1 map in the 4th quarter of 2014. In Fact that data internally is time stamped as 2014Q2. The Jeeps actually...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-13-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 52,272
Posted By Willx
Re: UConnect 8.4 - North America

The precedence in this case has been set numerous times with OnStar in GM vehicles. You can get an order to track in all cases fairly quickly... but within a couple of hours most of these vehicles...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-11-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

Hmmm... not sure how I should put this... Dealers across the globe have access to "Here" through a dedicated portal. There is nothing there for the RA Series of Radios (or the other 8.4s for that...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-10-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

Just for the record, I don't think it is hopeless. There will be a release at some point, I just don't know when that will be.

As mentioned previously, ALL RA3 and RA4 Radios contain these...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-08-2015, 05:15 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

As of right now this is the List of FCA vehicles running this system... Every single one of these radios contains the same type of database as the 2014 GC. It is not being abandon, this I know. I...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-06-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

I see the link is fixed... I went and tried to Rally some RAM people :D
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-06-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

The link posted in the comments links to jeepgarage.org. you should use Post #1 and permalink that. Then people will be linked directly to this thread.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-06-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

True... if I get some time this weekend, I might attempt to put together a document (only North American manufacturers though, I just can't go through that much data). Something that shows some...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-06-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

Agree with Silvermax there as well... But the great thing with this is that it is all easily verifiable from the Navigation.com website. Search vehicles with NAV from 2013...2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-06-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

If I was you I would reply back... I know of no manufacturer today that has made a car with 2012 Maps (Built in February 2013) that has no idea when they might or if they will have an update for that...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-06-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

These updates are specifically for regional versions of the RG / RJ Series which are essentially the same radios with different tuner packages. The databases are the same as a Garmin Database, a...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-05-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

I don't have facebook either but I would encourage others to respond to the other fellow's comment. It is serious because Chrysler refuses to talk to customers about map updates for a system that is...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-05-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

No, I can download the updates for these radios and install them with a USB key, that simple. You can verify this with The Aussies that ran their map fix already. 2.5GB install takes a while but it...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-05-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

Well this is officially a Sticky now... Feel free to point your external inquiries back at this thread, it is pretty visible! Thanks to 1stJeepGC for the Suggestion.

I think regardless that...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-05-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

All the same type of data.... Also noted the 2 versions for 2014 and there are already 2 for 2015.

Also... Can someone tell me where they noted the new radios for the 2016? or that there will...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-04-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 55,174
Posted By Willx
Re: 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee REFRESH

I think start/stop is going to be a fact of life for every car over 4 Cyl in the near future. The ability to easily turn it off easily I agree would be very important.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-03-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 55,174
Posted By Willx
Re: 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee REFRESH

I leave it on in the Cherokee we have. The implementation is great and it is barely noticeable. You can turn it off at the touch of a button just like those folks who don't like ECO.

Also just...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 05-02-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,765
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 JGC Towing Review w/Pictures and Stats

One thing I would tell your wife... beyond the mileage improvement is the comfort factor. Not just the ride comfort (because I cant compare with your truck I don't know) but the lower rpms, less...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-02-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 8.4AN rebooting 4-5 times a week

Not usually, it will come back. If it doesn't you can do an online reset via their webpage while the vehicle is in the clear and running.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-01-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,085
Posted By Willx
Re: Why did you choose Grand Cherokee

Because it is the most amazingest lol!
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-01-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 8.4AN rebooting 4-5 times a week

Snuke's advice is 100% bang on.

If it still does it, it could be an electrical/grounding issue. They should likely swap the radio without too much argument though if all of the above does not...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-01-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

Cadillac had to recall the Que system in the beginning days for directing people to drive the wrong way on the interstate and backwards on onramps!
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-01-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

I had suggested making some noise on facebook to new potential buyers that there are no map updates available ever. All you need to do is get people talking and social media is better at that than...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-01-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,942
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 8.4AN Uconnect Update to 15.06.1

Still QNX, still Same base engine, mostly the same but the Hardware is different and they have added some stuff not being used yet. What I know, is from some older versions of the Radio Software it...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 05-01-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 377
Views: 37,653
Posted By Willx
Re: Problem With 2014 Grand Cherokee Heater

I must have missed this problem of yours... I made slight adjustments to mine up or down a couple of degrees but only ever when I was sitting in direct sunlight and it was hot. I did set mine and...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 05-01-2015, 04:39 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,765
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 JGC Towing Review w/Pictures and Stats

High 20s is easy, even at 70 plus. I didn't drive slow with the trailer either... certainly people get better than me but your mileage sounds close to what I was getting in my 2010 Yukon so doesn't...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-30-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,205
Posted By Willx
Re: Virginia - 2014 Grand Cherokee Lemon Law letter

Service Manager can escalate it to a Regional Rep when appropriate.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-30-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,205
Posted By Willx
Re: Virginia - 2014 Grand Cherokee Lemon Law letter

District Service manager looked after me as well (not a buy back).

What were your problems?, point form is good.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-30-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

I have maintained that this is a Chrysler issue. So I guess further conversations with FCA should include that "Here" says that they are not the distributor.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-30-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 20,924
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

I just thought of something... Since the 2015s run the same map database type... we could run the scare tactic. The current maps in units being delivered to customer is 2013Q4;20140625

Everyone...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:15 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community

JeepGarage.org is in no way associated with or endorsed by FCA US LLC. Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Mopar and SRT are registered trademarks of FCA US LLC.