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Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 09-28-2011, 06:24 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 7,551
Posted By ostroveni
Re: What tires are you running for the winter?

It is always difficult to understand if you did not experience ... My experience, about 12 years ago, I bought a car with summer tires ... first snow ... I cannot get up a hill to get to replace my...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 09-19-2011, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 879
Posted By ostroveni
Re: sad day

I used this "Fix it pro".

https://www.fixitpropens.com/?mid=984310

You cannot notice it at all ...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 09-06-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 639
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Canadian Overland Discounts

scarsview gives good discounts, it is located east of Toronto(middle of nowhere). I called and negotiated the price over the phone(JGC limited got 3500k discount last September when discounts were...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 08-05-2011, 07:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,456
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Cracked Windshield

What was the difference?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-24-2011, 04:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,050
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Gas price effect on V6 vs V8

Just came back from a trip to US (from Canada JGC V6). Averaged 9.5L/100 km with 600 km highway (300 km each way) and 150 km driving around finger lakes (nice hills long or steep). I liked how the...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-21-2011, 09:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,409
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Dealer pushback on a TSB?

My build date is september. My dealer said that crysler assigns tsb to each vin and it is not wise to apply a tsb that is not assigned to your vin. He applied the esc tsb and showed me there is no...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-25-2011, 03:16 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,613
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Design Flaw - wipers freeze up when driving in cold, wet conditions

Thanks for your compliments regarding my head. You should learn how to behave and understand ... whatever I waste my time here ...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-23-2011, 01:47 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,613
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Design Flaw - wipers freeze up when driving in cold, wet conditions

It is disrespectful because:
1) most of the participants here bought a jeep. It is same as going on mazda forum and preaching jeep ... you all remember the ED..whatever name he had that was telling...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-23-2011, 01:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,111
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Road noise?

I have 20" and they are pretty noisy, I think it might be relative, because all the rest is quiet. Also, it depends on road condition, in one trip to Montreal (they have 10-20km hwy at entrance in...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-19-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,613
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Design Flaw - wipers freeze up when driving in cold, wet conditions

What temperature did you have? I had -8C today and there was ice on windshield, I did not clear it (I was still able to see), in 5-10 min all the ice has melted and I was using the wipers before and...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-18-2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 838
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Whirring HVAC Fan

mine does the same(whirs no clicks) this is when in auto and car is cold and fan is at max. I just cycle through all manual modes and back to auto and it goes away ... it is not frequent
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-18-2011, 08:50 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,613
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Design Flaw - wipers freeze up when driving in cold, wet conditions

My experience is as follows:
1) -10 up to -20, not snowing, I can use the wipers even with the water, no icing
2) -4 -5 snowing, the snow is spread by the wipers and icing occurs. Whole windshield...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-09-2011, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 565
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Subtle rumble (HVAC) beneath glove comp.

When I start the car in the morning in auto mode, after a few minutes (when the engine warmed and can produce warm air), the climate control increases the ventilator speed to pump more air....
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-08-2011, 10:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,100
Posted By ostroveni
Re: I FEEL SICK....tell me there is an easy/cheap fix

Why do you need to replace? Go to a jeep delaer which has a body shop. He will tell you if some sanding and paint is going to be enough or you need to replace anything ... Had a similar issue. I was...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-04-2011, 09:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,109
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Future Chrysler/Jeep V8s

Pentastar future plans include a 3.2 liters with Direct Injection planed to be used by JGC. Also, "a twin turbo and single-turbocharger version are planned, for introduction by 2014; both would be...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-04-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 12,697
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Man am I glad I ordered the Hemi!

I think we should feel fortunate that we drive in north America, gas in Europe is at least double the cost ... just think of getting a V8 there ... They sell Porsche Cayenne hybrid rated at 370HP...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 01-03-2011, 08:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,559
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Sirius Radio dropping Station

I have a similar issue. Every single bridge that I have to go under, the satelite radio stops and I get the aquiring signal message. Sometimes there is a delay and I get this a little after I pass...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-03-2011, 08:33 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 12,697
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Man am I glad I ordered the Hemi!

I surender :) it is possible. Excellent work bmwister, I had the final ratio wrong.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-03-2011, 06:36 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 12,697
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Man am I glad I ordered the Hemi!

Excellent, we obviously drove different cars. Maybe, I should not say I drove a car :) because compared to the mustang, the "things" I drove back then are not cars :). BTW, what RPM did you have in...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-03-2011, 06:17 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 12,697
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Man am I glad I ordered the Hemi!

No offence taken, I believe you that you have seen 3 on EVIC and no offence that I dispute this... however EVIC might be wrong ... or something else is wrong... I repeat myself, I drove manual cars...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-03-2011, 06:08 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 12,697
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Man am I glad I ordered the Hemi!

I understand you, in Europe a gallon of gas is almost $6. 17L only in the city driving when we had the first snow and you can barely move. I usualy get average between 13 and 15, I always check when...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-03-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 12,697
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Man am I glad I ordered the Hemi!

Based on my calculations it is improbable it was in 3rd gear. However, some of the numbers I used in the calculation might be wrong, in the end I am not an expert in engines or transmissiosn. My...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-03-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 12,697
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Man am I glad I ordered the Hemi!

Can you share some of your learnings? We did not have much snow yet in Toronto, I used the snow mode once. I was not able to find much difference between Auto and Sport(ie driving experience, gas...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-03-2011, 03:22 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 12,697
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Man am I glad I ordered the Hemi!

In Canada, we have rating for hwy 8.9L/100km and for city 13L/100km. Our speed limit is 110km/hr hwy, 80,70,60,50. depending on how much hwy, i have average from 13 to 17L/100km with V6.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-03-2011, 11:51 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 12,697
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Man am I glad I ordered the Hemi!

I guess, who gets a Hemi did their homework and they are happy with that. if you notice this thread is started by someone that bought a hemi and he has to justify his choice ... btw he says that the...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 12-28-2010, 06:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,356
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Your Lowest Fuel Mileage EVIC Readouts...the bottom line!

I got:
- 17 L/ 100 km in city driving, first snow, lots of 10-20km/hr or waiting on rush hour
- 14-15 L/100 km in city driving, normal driving
- 12L/100 km only hwy driving in a 900 km trip,...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 12-27-2010, 06:14 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,932
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Liftgate DAMAGED when using remote

Is i possible that the dammage happend before the moment you witnessed the noise? The noise and the closing of the liftgate might be a result of the damage that was already done?

Is it possible...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 12-23-2010, 07:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,789
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Stranded!

I have posted my experience before in the issue log. got stranded as well. Had to take a taxi to get the second key. I have found after that:
1) you have an emergency key in your key fob
2) you can...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 12-12-2010, 09:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,927
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Keyless go/lock issues...

Happened to me twice that I was not able to open the car with the remote. See the thread with my updates:
http://www.jeepgarage.org/showthread.php?t=11952&page=6

I have changed the battery and...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 12-01-2010, 09:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,590
Posted By ostroveni
Re: December Jeep Incentives?

Keep in mind 71k + are for all 2010 including 2010 model. If we get the uplift, maybe 35k model 2011 sold. This is still good. However, maybe around 80k 2011 JGC were produced already (milous help...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 11-06-2010, 09:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,100
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Canadian Dealer Invoice Prices??

I have seen an ad in The Sun from Scarsview. Limited with Navigation 46k +HST(13%). MSRP is 49k. Therefore a 3K reduction from the start.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-31-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,561
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Any glitches after weeks of driving?

Thanks, This TSB is for vehicles build before August, my jeep is built September 9th. Next weekend, I will go to service to change the oil, I will have them check it as well.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-31-2010, 01:24 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,561
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Any glitches after weeks of driving?

Happened again today, came to the car from grocery store, opened the car with the remote key. entered the car and when I pushed the start button, I got in EVIC "Key not present" or something like...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-29-2010, 09:40 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,561
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Any glitches after weeks of driving?

thanks, makes sense ... I was not able to locate the last bulet in the electronic manual. However, I think it is correct. I found in the manual (DVD) that if you open with the emergency key, alarm...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-29-2010, 05:49 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,561
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Any glitches after weeks of driving?

I realized that when I was leaving ... I did not go back because I am pretty sure you cannot start the car without the FOB active ...

I found in the manual:

1)If your RKE transmitter fails to...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-29-2010, 03:57 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,561
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Any glitches after weeks of driving?

Today, leaving from work, I was not able to open the doors, it looked like the key was dead ... I had to take a taxi to be in time for a meeting (expensive) and went home to get second key ... Went...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 10-24-2010, 02:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,457
Posted By ostroveni
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 10-23-2010, 07:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,457
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Refused delivery of Overland -opinions wanted

My limited is silver with black interior ... I like it ... I would not like silver outside and light color inside as well ... Black outside with light inside is ok for me ... and the other way around...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 10-20-2010, 06:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,311
Posted By ostroveni
Re: Slush Matts Available

You can find pictures here:
http://www.jeepgarage.org/showthread.php?t=13569

Can these two threads be combined?
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 10-19-2010, 07:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,525
Posted By ostroveni
Re: 730n - needs replaced

Any car company has stock parts. I had issue with my 730N (GPS did not work). Dealer tried to fix it and was not working. Dealer ordered a replacement. As soon as I left the dealer, GPS started...
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