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Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 02-01-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 22,648
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: TIPM Recall

Well, rather than battle it out with Chrysler over the TIPM, I decided it just wasn't worth it anymore.

Ditched the 2012 Jeep GC and got into a brand new Audi.

I loved that Jeep, but new heads,...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-29-2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 22,648
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: TIPM RecallC

I started experiencing the TIPM symptoms yesterday. I have a 2012 GC and do not see a TIPM recall on the Jeep customer web site under my VIN.

Curiously, this all started about a week after having...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-16-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,607
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Recall for Alternator

I had all intentions on buying my 2012 JGC off lease next month.

Not going to happen now.

Done with it.

Got stuck today in 20F weather because of a failed alternator.

Already had the...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 01-26-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,293
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Winter - Blizzak DMV1 vs Blizzak W965

January 26th and running smooth without the snows.

Never pulled the trigger.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 12-22-2012, 06:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,289
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Large A Pillar blind spot

The blind spots are terrible. I've come close to hitting approaching "unseen" cars a few times. The pillar is bad enough but the mirrors need to be scaled down as well.
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-17-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,293
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Winter - Blizzak DMV1 vs Blizzak W965

I think CC summed it up well.

I'm considering the 965 for my base Laredo still.

Not decided one way or another.
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-17-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,293
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Winter - Blizzak DMV1 vs Blizzak W965

50+ views and no comment ?

I'm guessing the Blizzak W965 are not that popular.
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-17-2012, 07:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,293
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Winter - Blizzak DMV1 vs Blizzak W965

While researching Blizzak DMV1 snow tires, I see Blizzak also offers the W965.

The price difference is just under $50.00 more for the W965s.

DMV1 R 31lbs

W965 Q 47lbs

Anyone here using...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-16-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 731
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Tow hooks

I love the look of the front tow hooks. Came with the weather package if I remember correctly.

I removed the rear tow hook for a trailer hitch. Anyone want it ?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-04-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 16,519
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Is Anybody on here happy with there WK2?

8K miles, absolutely love this truck - 2012 Laredo E with QII.

The price points and relative affordability compared to other SUVs won me over.

I think it rides great and have had no issues what...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 05-18-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 13,696
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: auto climate vs manual

I like the knobs.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-03-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,477
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: All Weather Capability package- am I missing out?

I'm in north Jersey and was lucky to find a Laredo E on the lot with the All Weather Package. So I wound up getting that one and took it home.

We get way more snow (in normal winters) and I have a...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-23-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,601
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Taking off dealer sticker?

Had the Dealer remove the pinstripes a week after I took it home.

That would have bugged me through the life of the truck.

Dealer logo is next me thinks.
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 04-16-2012, 05:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,455
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Pre-Wired for Towing?

Parts I used:

1 118425 T-one Wiring Harness Grand Cherokee
1 Draw-tite Class III Max-frame Trailer Hitch Receiver
1 Bracket,4-pole ...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-15-2012, 08:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,513
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Trailer hitch

Thanks but I couldn't find a pre-wire so I went ahead and installed the wiring harness from etrailer. Easy job and no going back to the dealer to get it turned on.
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 04-14-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,455
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Pre-Wired for Towing?

I installed a Draw-tite hitch today. My 2012 had no pre-wire.

The wiring kit install was a piece of cake. I was done in no time.

The hardest part was removing the existing bolts from the Rear...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-12-2012, 08:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,513
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: Trailer hitch

For those that were "pre-wired", where exactly was the pre-wire hanging ?

Can someone post a pic ?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-08-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,922
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: What Color is your WK2?

Brilliant Black Crystal Pearl

1 week old, pin stripes removed, just polished. :D
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 04-03-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 18,494
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee-how to disable DRL's

I have DRLs on my 2012 Laredo.
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 04-02-2012, 05:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,198
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Remove REAR tow hook ?

Hi all.

Just picked up a 2012 Laredo E with All Weather Package. :D

I'm going to remove the rear drivers side tow hook to make room and mount a Draw-Tite trailer hitch.

I see 4 or 5...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 04-01-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,508
Posted By BassMiesterNJ
Re: WK2 Hitch Install

That looks good.

I'm ordering these parts from etrailer for my 2012 Laredo (no pre-wire).

Draw-tite #75699 $146.95
Tow Ready T-one Wiring harness #118425 $24.95
Mounting bracket 4-pole #18144...
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