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Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 03-26-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,196
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 NAV Version North America

This is more than likely.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-11-2015, 05:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 804
Posted By Willx
Re: No Updates for my Truck?

It is a problem that I have spent some time on and discussed with a few people. I don't know why it is not more of a focus right now other than they are selling (not just Jeep but generally).
...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-10-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 804
Posted By Willx
Re: No Updates for my Truck?

Well I agree with you here and anyone who knows me here knows I can't stand service departments that don't help the customer. If it were me and I was a service advisor, I would work with the...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-10-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 804
Posted By Willx
Re: No Updates for my Truck?

Rapid Response Transmittals

-a non-recall flag that is placed on a VIN for a customer experience improvement item.

-these are mandatory if you visit a dealer, the system actually warns the...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-28-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1,157
Views: 110,195
Posted By Willx
Re: new lockpick for the 8,4 uconnect, 99% software

Hmmm, that might be an issue, here is the hardware list and I consider RG to be Europe whereas my friends down under are RJ. There is no global compatibility to the software.

I am also more than...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-23-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 39,047
Posted By Willx
Re: 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee REFRESH

He will be back... he is just researching his next purchase.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-23-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 685
Posted By Willx
Re: Lifetime bumper to bumper SRT

Often Countries in the distribution classify the SRT Series as "Special Use Vehicles" and have restrictions on those vehicles. So specifically in Canada the SRT is regarded as Specialty Class II and...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-20-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 203
Posted By Willx
Re: 8.4AN Radio related to Blue Tooth

This is a normal condition. When switching any app such as using voice to change the channel "tune XM channel 9" on the radio that app stays on the screen as it was the last app used.

The only...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 02-20-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 604
Posted By Willx
Re: Quadra Track Operation

I have to say I have never had this concern and I am very happy with the way this works.

My wife has a disability that makes it difficult for her to lift her legs normally. I am regularly...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-20-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 485
Posted By Willx
Re: Uconnect 8.4 handle multiple phones?

Not sure, waiting to hear if they are bringing the updates back into one thread or not.



2 phones can be connected. In the phone setup screen you can flip between the tabs of audio and phone...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-19-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,409
Posted By Willx
Re: ACC / FCW Error Message

I don't have enough info on the MDX to compare but on the Jeeps and similar FCA systems, there needs to be an angle distance variance between the camera and proximity sensor on the bumper. I suppose...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-19-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,886
Posted By Willx
Re: NAVTEQ and Jeep = Frustration

I really have no idea of the reasoning but it has happened before. FCA is one of the few companies that I see send out the DVD's as a customer improvement program and I see it fairly often. There...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-17-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 697
Posted By Willx
Re: Vechile at dealer, need opinions! - Larger tires and Air ride

The 2013 / 2014 Air Suspensions are different, especially builds after Aug 2013. They use different components and there is an auto park height option, so it is likely the OP is in a different...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-17-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 485
Posted By Willx
Re: Uconnect 8.4 handle multiple phones?

One thing it can do that most systems cannot, you can have 2 phones connected, one preference for calls and the other one streaming the audio to the radio at the same time.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-17-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,886
Posted By Willx
Re: NAVTEQ and Jeep = Frustration

There is an update coming and there is talk of the update being pushed through the same portal you guys get your software updates for the radios from.

I don't have timelines but they have...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 07-25-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,075
Posted By Willx
TMK it will be a combination of map and UConnect...

TMK it will be a combination of map and UConnect updates.

Have you tried setting the time on the traffic re-route higher, (more than 10 min).?
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 07-25-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,075
Posted By Willx
Re: Navigation Issues

Close

Hardware : Harmon
UConnect bits : UConnect (There is a company joined at the hip to Chrysler that acts as UConnect, as in Harmon is not taking calls on Chrysler Software and phone access)...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 07-23-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,795
Posted By Willx
Re: ATTENTION 2014 Owners! New 8.4 Uconnect software update!

VIP Members only area,

http://www.jeepgarage.org/f86/

Latest Version applicable to RA3 and RA4

http://www.jeepgarage.org/f219/ra-series-14-25-5-north-america-vip-77410.html#post1055003
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 07-22-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 12,023
Posted By Willx
Re: Uconnect 14.25.05 is Available Online

The updates have been posted in the VIP section for supporting members in multiple formats for your convenience.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-22-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 1,195
Views: 170,936
Posted By Willx
I don't think so because the only reason they...

I don't think so because the only reason they didn't implement it on the SRT is they didn't have an ABS module with the correct "feel". The feel is more a mechanical thing than programming in this...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-21-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,079
Posted By Willx
I am not advocating Pennzoil by any means. I am...

I am not advocating Pennzoil by any means. I am as ticked as the next guy that the recommended option is so expensive.

The oil analysis is probably the very best way to prove it works or...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-20-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,498
Posted By Willx
Re: New Check Engine Light

Anyone with MIL on 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee 3.0 Diesel should familiarize yourself with this TSB

It Corrects a lot of false codes being thrown. This is a PCM update.
...
Forum: 2011+ Dodge Durango-WD 05-17-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,551
Posted By Willx
Re: Durango Lives On (Refresh Coming for '17)

I know somebody that would drive a 3rd row equipped "Powered by SRT" model.... cough cough.

Who says you can't run track times with 3 car seats in the back.... I can see the commercials now, they...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 05-15-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,387
Posted By Willx
Re: Issues with ACC

Sorry Found the Article you were reading....

News releases...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 05-14-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,387
Posted By Willx
Re: Issues with ACC

I can tell you from driving a number of these that the system works great when it is working. I even use it while towing my 7k trailer... I have seen a couple of bad / misaligned sensors but...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 05-14-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 966
Views: 50,855
Posted By Willx
Re: Grease In Both Front Wheels... Normal?

Gr8Ness,

I should clarify that I am "involved" with car businesses and as with anything when you are part of a business there are often options like swapping product. I actually only ever bought...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 05-14-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 966
Views: 50,855
Posted By Willx
Re: Grease In Both Front Wheels... Normal?

Gr8Ness,

Firstly, I understand why you and other Aussies are angry about many of the things that you mentioned. Also I do not work for Chrysler and am not an employee of any related company so...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 05-13-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 970
Posted By Willx
I do a lot of work at car dealerships and while I...

I do a lot of work at car dealerships and while I don't defend them when it comes to not knowing, I do see why it is not uncommon for people to be less passionate about their jobs then their personal...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 05-12-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,435
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Rust on Paint?!

He meant real rust doesn't do that.

I have a White Summit. Clay bar, then Wax. Wax often, then the specs comes off with a hand wash. just tiny specs of metallic dust sticking to the paint then...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-12-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 1,369
Views: 129,968
Posted By Willx
Re: Welcome ALL 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel owners!

I don't have a better place to put this and I don't want to start a thread on this either....

For those who's dealer's say "No DEF Fluid Top up is not included"

Ask them to type your VIN into...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-10-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 15,944
Posted By Willx
Re: Vulnerable DEF injector wiring!

I can't speak for Scott but as this is not really a commercial venture, maybe ask him if it would be ok to start a "DEF Skid Plate Orders" thread just so that we all land in a common place and you...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-09-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 899
Posted By Willx
Re: Pictures of the 8.4 dash request

Can you tell me what you are trying to do and maybe I can answer some questions. This is what I have from doing my Trailer Brake, not a fantastic view.
...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-07-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 1,369
Views: 129,968
Posted By Willx
Peter 1, Before we get too far off on the...

Peter 1,

Before we get too far off on the throttle control thing I will say this... There is simply too many variables when it comes to 2 pedal input and I am sure they cannot qualify them all. I...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-07-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,636
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Turn off the Radio

I disagree that it is not a mis-feature (maybe not a real defect but not well thought out). Half of the rest of my life is dedicated to consulting on home automation and making peoples TV, lights...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 05-06-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,194
Posted By Willx
I second this and repeat my statement from last...

I second this and repeat my statement from last year... I heard once that someone witnessed Milous incorrect on a Jeep fact but there where no survivors to prove this.

Stay thirsty my friends.
...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-05-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,636
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Turn off the Radio

Yes, prior radios (even from Harmon Group) would stay in the muted state. When they went to the remote amp, it doesn't seem to recall like that.

Feature... LOL
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-03-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,486
Posted By Willx
Trailering and Driving Mileage

Been a while since I have started a thread but I know a lot of people asked me about what I think about the new Diesel towing so I thought I would do a short sum up....

Here is the setup
...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 05-03-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,068
Posted By Willx
Re: Look What I Picked Up Today

very nice, congrats
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 03-23-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 1,369
Views: 129,968
Posted By Willx
Re: Welcome ALL 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel owners!

OR... you guys both have a friend that could tell you....

ELSD Update (NO TSB or RRT)
Trans Shift Update (from rolling Reverse to drive shift improvement)
PCM Update, Inclusive of generic...
Forum: Export & Diesel Powered Jeep Models 03-18-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,765
Posted By Willx
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Diesel

If you only Drive 30 miles per week, this will be normal. All Diesel Engines with a DPF Filter need to be run at highway speed for at least 10-15 minutes when hot in order to burn off the ash that...
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