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Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 06-08-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,367
Posted By Lanrete
The iTunes format should work problem free,...

The iTunes format should work problem free, unless the tracks were purchased during the DRM encrypted days of iTunes. You may want to format the card and try again. Make sure you lock the card before...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-07-2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,336
Posted By Lanrete
Ouch! If that is true, I am super lucky, mine...

Ouch! If that is true, I am super lucky, mine only has minor software glitches... So, there :-P
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-07-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,672
Posted By Lanrete
Not to hijack the thread, but what is a MG Summit?

Not to hijack the thread, but what is a MG Summit?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-07-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8,289
Views: 854,612
Posted By Lanrete
Haha, I knew you weren't trying to start a war,...

Haha, I knew you weren't trying to start a war, but wanted to protect us both from potential outsider warfare, lol.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-07-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 8,289
Views: 854,612
Posted By Lanrete
I saw his note and respect him to the max for...

I saw his note and respect him to the max for what he does, and, it is valid but still not acceptable reason for delays. I get the whole system of manufacture, and shortages can occur due to...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-07-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 42,671
Posted By Lanrete
To me, I am def upset the summit didn't come with...

To me, I am def upset the summit didn't come with front row hooks, it is still a Jeep and it should come with them no matter what, even if they are hidden like the trailer hitch...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-07-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 42,671
Posted By Lanrete
To me, if you are going to offroad in the near...

To me, if you are going to offroad in the near future, Overland is the way to go. I don't plan on doing real offloading within the first several years of mine (my wrangler will take care of that...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-07-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 8,289
Views: 854,612
Posted By Lanrete
I agree with this, or they should order...

I agree with this, or they should order sufficient stock, it isn't like they are a new manufacturer that doesn't have experience with autos...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 06-07-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 677
Views: 55,789
Posted By Lanrete
Grrr, i know how crappy your position is... Your...

Grrr, i know how crappy your position is... Your Grand has been in the shop for basically a month, in my mind they should pay the months loan payment... I have billed doctors for making me wait for...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 06-07-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,882
Posted By Lanrete
Re: Micros cartridge fuses in the 2014 Grand Cherokees?

I swung by the MOPAR parts department to get mine, attached is the list of fuses in a Summit 4x4 V8. Item number 4 is for export models only. I'm in Houston, so the handwritten notes identify whether...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-06-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,614
Posted By Lanrete
Nice! DashCamTalk is the site I follow and is the...

Nice! DashCamTalk is the site I follow and is the best Dashcam site around IMHO! i have been leaning to your unit because of the WiFi feature, I just haven't pulled the trigger yet. I have watched a...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 06-06-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,263
Posted By Lanrete
This does scream vendetta to me, since it only...

This does scream vendetta to me, since it only targets one brand.

And bill_de just got us all audited by association, now Jeep Garage will be added to the list of terroristic organizations, lol.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 06-05-2013, 11:33 PM
Replies: 765
Views: 66,227
Posted By Lanrete
My phone works in mine, but the first time I...

My phone works in mine, but the first time I logged into their website, I blew a fuse. A car released in 2013 should work in all phones from current Bluetooth backwards for calling functionality, no...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-05-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 11,116
Posted By Lanrete
I got the V8 over the V6 for two reasons - my...

I got the V8 over the V6 for two reasons - my last two cars were V6 and I wanted to enjoy a V8 before they become luxury items, and it seems that the majority of Summits in this area being sold are...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-05-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,366
Posted By Lanrete
Yes - mine came with black stitching, should be...

Yes - mine came with black stitching, should be the standard unless they changed things recently.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-05-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,118
Posted By Lanrete
It is valid until the day before the EcoDiesel is...

It is valid until the day before the EcoDiesel is available for ordering ;) & j/k
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 06-05-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,253
Posted By Lanrete
The Jeep expert salesman at my dealership (take...

The Jeep expert salesman at my dealership (take that at what you may), said that the sensors are primarily for detecting cars (aka metal), so someone walking, or a moose in your case, will most...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-05-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,614
Posted By Lanrete
Northland, how do you like the Blackvue? I have...

Northland, how do you like the Blackvue? I have been considering getting one for the last couple of months. How is the picture quality, can you read license plates? Is the nighttime recording decent?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-04-2013, 10:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,524
Posted By Lanrete
I can only speak for the 14, but it has worked...

I can only speak for the 14, but it has worked every time do me, very nice feature for detecting cars.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-03-2013, 11:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,524
Posted By Lanrete
Active braking applies something like 20% braking...

Active braking applies something like 20% braking in a couple of shuddering on-off cycles to get your attention. It won't stop the car. This is based on me testing the system on purpose. You can turn...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-03-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 914
Posted By Lanrete
When I got mine the front sensors were on max...

When I got mine the front sensors were on max volume, and the rear were second to quietest setting, so I bumped them up to loud. Since you don't have the option, maybe the dealership can program it...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 06-03-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,378
Posted By Lanrete
I leave mine on auto, but if the car is hot, I...

I leave mine on auto, but if the car is hot, I drop the temp down to 60 to get the initial chill and then bump it up to the temp I want to maintain and it works for the front seats. I don't know if...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-03-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,614
Posted By Lanrete
I bought one of these for my 14 and it fits nice:...

I bought one of these for my 14 and it fits nice: http://www.carcoverusa.com/Covercraft-Window-Sun-Shields.html the 13 option fits the 14, I'd you go this way.

The dealership had a sunshade that...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-03-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,614
Posted By Lanrete
My Summit won't do any serious off reading for at...

My Summit won't do any serious off reading for at least 5 years, but I still plan on getting the skid plates due to the debris on the highways that sometimes is impossible to go around. I am sure it...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 06-03-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,882
Posted By Lanrete
Thanks, will hit them up tomorrow.

Thanks, will hit them up tomorrow.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-03-2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 12,495
Views: 1,475,697
Posted By Lanrete
Lol, I'm like her on lazy days. At night, I leave...

Lol, I'm like her on lazy days. At night, I leave all the lights off and walk around no problem as I know where everything is, drives everyone bonkers. But in the car, if weather is nice, the pano is...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 06-03-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 765
Views: 66,227
Posted By Lanrete
I find the random changes in settings to...

I find the random changes in settings to irritating, there really isn't any excuse for my settings and presets to randomly change...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 06-03-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 506
Posted By Lanrete
We rarely get the kind of fog that requires using...

We rarely get the kind of fog that requires using fog lights, so I can't provide any feedback.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-03-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,614
Posted By Lanrete
I hope someone comes out with a kit that allows...

I hope someone comes out with a kit that allows for replacement of the lower facia to allow for a clean looking tow hook install, rather than me having to cut it. I chose the Summit for the lux ride,...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-03-2013, 10:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,524
Posted By Lanrete
Oops! I missed your post and the quoted version...

Oops! I missed your post and the quoted version too, that's what happens when reading the forum and watching TV too closely, lol.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-02-2013, 10:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,524
Posted By Lanrete
According to what I have read, you use the valet...

According to what I have read, you use the valet key to unlock the driver door and then use the fob to push the button, it has a backup RFID chip.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-02-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 12,495
Views: 1,475,697
Posted By Lanrete
In my 14, I can go into settings and turn off...

In my 14, I can go into settings and turn off auto high beams and they work just like the old way, the stick then just becomes the on/off switch on a regular system.

I discovered this this morning...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 06-01-2013, 10:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,482
Posted By Lanrete
This drives me bonkers, I don't mind the big...

This drives me bonkers, I don't mind the big bottles, but they should come as a concentrate with a just add water note, it always amazes how wasteful we are for laziness!
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-01-2013, 09:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,057
Posted By Lanrete
While you might not see offroad, the AWD 4WD is...

While you might not see offroad, the AWD 4WD is really nice on rainy days. Which is the main reason we got 4WD, besides future offroad use.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-01-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,614
Posted By Lanrete
I had drop stops in my Liberty and they worked...

I had drop stops in my Liberty and they worked great for keeping stuff from falling down the seat side, but I usually keep paperwork in the space between the seat and center console, so they got in...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-31-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 12,159
Posted By Lanrete
I may be able to get that highway mileage now,...

I may be able to get that highway mileage now, when I did my only long trip so far in mine, I was still in the having fun with the HEMI by rapidly accelerating at any excuse. Now that the initial...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-31-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 12,159
Posted By Lanrete
I am using the built in MPG calculator. I get...

I am using the built in MPG calculator. I get about 15 in the city and 18 highway. I leave Eco mode on most of the time (even though I don't like it), and use sport mode for entering the highway and...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-30-2013, 10:58 PM
Replies: 523
Views: 57,212
Posted By Lanrete
I have never had air suspension before, so am in...

I have never had air suspension before, so am in love with the comfort. Sometimes over potholes I can notice poor grip due to the stock tires, but it is a momentary slip that recovers quickly. (I...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-30-2013, 10:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,592
Posted By Lanrete
I would love the option for traffic warnings when...

I would love the option for traffic warnings when I am on a highway even if I don't have routing to a destination set. When I have navigation set, the traffic warnings are awesome, but when I am on...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 05-30-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,378
Posted By Lanrete
I hope if I set the auto AC to like 60 when I...

I hope if I set the auto AC to like 60 when I have rear passengers I won't have to listen to the complaining, but sadly I have vocal complainers normally, grrr - like the family member who said "that...
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