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Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 07-03-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 738
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Left engine running the entire day :(

Parked my car on the street in front of my apt at 7:30 am, on my way back from the gym that same night at 10pm, i notice my tailights are on and the engine is running. This ate up up about half a...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-08-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,675
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: 2014 GC gas mileage 3.6L

Personally, i dont think there is much of a real world difference between the V6 and the Hemi and this is coming from a guy with the V6. I've had my 14 Overland for a couple of months now and am very...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-07-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 691
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Jeep bought from non jeep dealer

You cant have them "cerifity" it per se, but you can purchase a service contract that any dealer will have to honor. You can't go wrong with the Lifetime Maximum Care Service Contract. I just picked...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-28-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,305
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Locking doors with key fob in car

I've left the key fob inside the car several times and when i try to lock it pressing the button it doesn't lock. I think this is a good thing :)
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-16-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 951
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Need Purchasing Help ASAP! Calling on Jeep Pros

That's kind of how i ended up with my 2014 Overland. When started looking for a new vehicle a few monnths ago, i wanted a 2012 White/Saddle Overland with under 25k. After doing my research, i...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-14-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,216
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Brilliant Black Door Handles Are Here

I actually think white may be the only color that the Chrome handles don't look bad on. I'm leaving mine as is :). The side mirros were a completley different story though and those had to be color...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-10-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,623
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Zeigler Extended Warranties

Wow, looks like you got a great price on the 2013! I was in similar situation at the begining of this year when i was in the market and the Jeep Dealers not budging on what i felt to be inflated...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-10-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,094
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: What did you do to your WK2?

For the most part, i really like most everything about the stock 2014 Overland and won't be making any drastic changes. I've had the Jeep for a month and the changes ive made are: SRT pedals,...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-10-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 804
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Found my old Overland on Autotrader!

When i was looking, i called this same Dealer in Wisconisn as they had something i was interested in. It looks like most of the cars they sell they are dealer cars they get at auction. I checked...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-09-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,648
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Vesuvio Indigo Blue and Jeep Brown Interior Color

I have the indigo blue on my white Overland and really like the color. It's doesn't show dirt as easily as the light brown and won't show dust as easily as the black. Also, with the indigo blue you...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-08-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,433
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: No more MaxCare?

I purchased the lifetime maxcare yesterday so i assure you it is still available.

I wish they let you customize the year/miles. I don't drive all that much so if i had the option to purchase 10...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-08-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,083
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-08-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,975
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Overland looks better than Summit for 2014?

In my humble opinion the Overland front fascia and wheels look better than the Summit's.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-07-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,623
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Zeigler Extended Warranties

The particular promo code i have is good til 04/12 and is good for all the plans. If you go the website and get a quote with your email address they'll eventually send you a similar promo code but...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-07-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,623
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Zeigler Extended Warranties

Prices did increase as of April 1st. I'm going to go ahead and purchase the MaxCare Unlimited Lifetime Plan from ChryslerWarranties.com for $2,230 (after promo coupon). If anyone is planning on...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-06-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,083
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Front Parking Sensors - has anyone installed them?

I posted a similar inquiry before and didn't really get too many answers. I think nobody knows. If you find a way to make it work please advise because this is something i would like to do. I think...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-03-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 540
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Maintenance Contracts

Are these typically available only when you first buy the car or can you buy a package later on?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-03-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 540
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Maintenance Contracts

Hey guys. I'm curious if there is such thing as maintenance contracts available for our Jeeps that we can purchase. I'd be interested in something like Lifetime Oil changes or something along those...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-01-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,623
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Zeigler Extended Warranties

Ok, so after much consideration, i am ready to buy decided that the Lifetime Maximum care is worth it. I know that more than likely i won't hit 100k on this car, but i do plan on keeping it for 10...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-21-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,444
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Cleaning door panels

Hahaha! Thought those things only existed in black and brown.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-21-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,861
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Adding forward Parksense on Overland?

I would like to know the answer to this to. If it can be done (cheaply) i would definitley want to do this. Don't know why they only made this feature available on the Summitt.

BTW, the Summitt...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-21-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,444
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Cleaning door panels

I'm going to try the Magic Eraser over the weekend and see if does anything.

Count me out ont he shoe polish as i've got the Indigo Blue interior.

Pretty annoying how easily these darn...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-20-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,444
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Cleaning door panels

So i have a bad habit of kicking the bottom of the door panel when i exiting my Jeep and its leaving these dirt marks that won't just come off with a cloth and a little water. Any tips?

I have a...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-19-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,505
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Considering 2014 Overland (thoughts?)

I agree with everyone's approval of the Advance Tech package. I initially wanted this for the adaptive cruise control w/ STOP but the blind spot monitoring is much more useful in my opinon. This is...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-19-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,692
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: dealerships in NYC

I guess it is kind of hard to find a good dealership here in NYC.

I checked out Major Dodge Jeep in Long Island City. Asked to take a 2014 Overland for a test drive and it was literally TWO...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-13-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,216
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Brilliant Black Door Handles Are Here

Is something like this available for the side mirror caps? I don't really mind the chrome door handles but i cringe whenever i look at those mirror caps.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-12-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 821
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Replacing strut (QD2)

Interesting. I'm wondering if this scenario were to arise with an individual that had the max care warranty, would they replace both struts or just the one that was damaged?
Forum: Members Rides-Showoff 03-12-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,465
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: My wife's new 2014 JGC 3.6 LTD

How did you go about doing the front parking sensors? I'd like to have this done on my Overland.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-11-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Chrome Mesh Grill for 2014s

Thanks for the input, Jeep5.7, but i don't really like the look of the Summit grill. I'd rather have the regular overland grill than that of the Summit to be honest. I'm looking for a wire mesh...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-11-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 483
Posted By Chester_Gillette
What are some popular appearance mods on the 2014s?

I've had my bright white Overland for about a week and the only things i can think of doing to the car are: 1) Getting the chrome side mirrors painted to match 2) Installing the SRT pedal set 3)...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-11-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,952
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Window Tint

Thanks for the pics, GC Limited.

I think mines are darker than that, so i probably did get 20% or so. I just told the tint shop to match the back since the dealer told me that windows were...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-10-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,952
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Window Tint

I just got this done yesterday. Told the dude to match the back and now i have 35% all around. Not a problem during the daytime as i can see through the windows from a few yards away but i'm thinking...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-09-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 629
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Chrome Mesh Grill for 2014s

Anyone have this? I see the popular upgrade seems to be the chrome honeycomb grill that's on the Summit but that look isn't too appealing to me from the pictures i've seen. I see some after market...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 03-09-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,623
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Zeigler Extended Warranties

Looks like you guys are right and the lifetime is not transferable. Grrrr. :mad:
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-09-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 641
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Front Parking Sensors

Do we non-Summitt owners have any alternatives for Front Parking Sensors. Living in NYC and constantly having to parallel park, this feature would be very helpful.

CG
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 03-09-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,623
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Zeigler Extended Warranties

So, i think i'm going to go with the lifetime Max Care. I had my last car for 7 years but i forgot to take into account that it was 3 years old when i bought it, so if i had a similar 7 year service...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 03-08-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,623
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Zeigler Extended Warranties

Ok, upon some research it looks like the three major areas covered under max care that are not part of the Added care Plus are the "Safety and Security", "Body" and "Manual Interior Mechanisms". The...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 03-08-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,623
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Zeigler Extended Warranties

Looking into getting one of these but unsure as to what would suit my needs better between the Maximum Care and Added Care Plus. I don't do a whole lot of driving but do plan to keep this vehicle for...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-07-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,346
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Ugh, just noticed hatch misalignment?

This thread prompted me to get check mine and what do ya know, i've got a little misalignment on the right side. I hate you guys, lol.

In all seriousness not a big deal to me. I probably won't...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-03-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,236
Posted By Chester_Gillette
Re: Picked up my Overland yesterday

The dealer told me that the guy who bought it ended up needing something bigger and traded it in after having it for about 4 months. I know better than to believe anything a car salesman tells me so...
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