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Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-21-2015, 12:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 711
Posted By echo7tango
Re: 20 inch vs 18 Off Road

There are advantages and disadvantages for each. You can do quite a bit off road with 20s, but yes with 18s you have more capacity for flotation. But with 20s I get better handling and steering...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-14-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,165
Posted By echo7tango
Re: 2015 Overland Eco Diesel - comments / observations

thunderbolt, nice rig. I too want to know the HDC & turbo lag answer. My gas flap wasn't aligned well.it's a complete unit, flap arm and inner casing. Dealership said it's not like they could bend...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-14-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 12,657
Posted By echo7tango
Re: MIL & P20EE again & again & again...

That's one option. I chose to work with Jeep, get the P20EE error fixed, and enjoy a great rig that is at the same time luxurious, comfortable, a strong towing rig, fast (enough), and has great range...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-04-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 640
Posted By echo7tango
Re: DOM's Injector Plate- Vibration

Why would one need to take the plate off hundreds of times?


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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-04-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 12,657
Posted By echo7tango
Re: MIL & P20EE again & again & again...

Welcome to the club, I'm sorry to say. Be persistent and patient.


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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 04-25-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 12,657
Posted By echo7tango
Re: MIL & P20EE again & again & again...

With my early repeated P20EEs I drove several hundred miles after one of them tripped and it was not an issue for me.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-24-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,196
Posted By echo7tango
Re: A picture of a Jeep in the Dash( what year)

It's rarely seen, and when it displays it's only for a second or two.
Forum: Off Road Modifications 04-22-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By echo7tango
Re: Hollister Hills, Esprit de Four Safety Clinic?

Here are some videos of what we did at last year's clinic. These aren't my rig. This is in the Obstacle Course, in the Upper Ranch at Hollister Hills, on "Frame Twister" and "Stair Stepper".

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Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-26-2015, 12:34 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,367
Posted By echo7tango
Re: "I don't know how to drive in snow/ice, so I blame my GC" Part Deux

Every attempt shown is in reverse. He never tries forward; and he never tries giving much less gas so as to not spin the tires. It also looks like he's up against a slight lip and with no traction...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-25-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,396
Posted By echo7tango
Re: WK2 Offroad

Nice! What I like about the JGC is that it's such a comfortable and almost luxurious ride, and for a stock rig it's pretty capable off road.

Anyone near Hollister, California, there's an off-road...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-15-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 692
Posted By echo7tango
HDC (Hill Descent Control) is great!

I like to take my JGC to Hollister Hills SVRA to practice trail skills, so far about 5 times in the year I've owned my rig. Like f1anatic and others whose WK2 JGCs aren't pavement queens, I take mine...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 03-08-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 12,657
Posted By echo7tango
Re: MIL & P20EE again & again & again...

They never told me they rolled back the rev, and I ask detailed questions when I picked it up, so I believe it is left in place.
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 03-08-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 12,657
Posted By echo7tango
Re: MIL & P20EE again & again & again...

I just updated my signature to summarize my P20EE battles, in case that info is helpful to anyone (but it's more data than anyone probably wants!). The problem seems to be fully cleared - fingers...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 03-08-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 12,657
Posted By echo7tango
Re: MIL & P20EE again & again & again...

Yeah but when I bought mine I knew it was an early model release and some of the bugs weren't worked out yet. So far since my cat fix I have maybe 2,000 trouble-free miles (P20EE).

Where else can...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-08-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 17,440
Posted By echo7tango
Re: Weather Tech or Husky Liner

I worked my way through this entire thread and collected all the manufacturers mentioned. I think I got them all so far. Thanks to all for all of your good info here. I have a tan interior so I want...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 02-24-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,335
Posted By echo7tango
Re: Eco Diesel & Short Trips

Agree with BobT and most of the others here. My normal commute is less than 5 miles. No problems attributed to that short commute. Just don't punch the pedal until your engine is fully warmed up,...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-23-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By echo7tango
Re: Coding The Grand Cherokee

[QUOTE=not_too_shabby;1149876]It would be nice if you could code it to fold the mirrors when you lock the doors. That is something you can code on the X5. Our mercedes lets you set that option...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 02-04-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 674
Posted By echo7tango
DEF Injector Protective Shield: is tape used for its installation?

As posted here (http://www.jeepgarage.org/f222/michelin-latitudes-not-for-this-longitude-83897.html#post1143884), does the DEF shield installation call for double-sided tape in addition to being...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 02-04-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 698
Posted By echo7tango
Re: Diesel warranty coverage

No extended warranty here. I've had my cat issue covered by the basic warranty.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 11-09-2014, 12:57 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,694
Posted By echo7tango
Re: Roof rack cross bar wind noise

Long-time rack owner here; about 20 years and on 3 different cars. The humming is caused by a "standing wave" determined basically by two things: vehicle speed (really, air speed), and cross bar...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-01-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,306
Posted By echo7tango
Re: First Long Trip MPG Results

I put in 725 miles yesterday driving to Ventura CA (the Ventura County Offroad Show; Ventura County Offroad Show trucks, dirt bikes, toy haulers, camping accessories, apparel, Ventura Fairgrounds,...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-01-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,194
Posted By echo7tango
Re: Max MPG? Hypermiling the Diesel JGC

Oh yes, I'm with you, definitely agree. Not only for the good MPG, but also for the long range, 500 to up to 700+ on a tankful of fuel!

My JGC is only two months old, and this is going to be a...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-14-2014, 04:24 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 9,905
Posted By echo7tango
WK2 Rack Systems: Manufacturers List

I'm looking for a rack for my 2014 JGC CRD Overland and want to identify the main manufacturers - hopefully to see the entire selection, or most of them anyway.

From these four threads,

Best...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-06-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,812
Posted By echo7tango
Re: My new Summit!

Nice ride! Congrats!
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 11-09-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,183
Posted By echo7tango
Re: New $500 Military Discount

Nice to know, thanks for the info. I might be buying soon.

Happy Birthday to all Marines out there tomorrow: 10 November 1775, we look pretty good for 238 years old.

Semper Fidelis,
echo7tango
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