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Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-28-2014, 03:46 PM
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Posted By davidl13
Re: Gravel roads

Thanks you all... After 3 flat tires in the weeks.... And the short wheelbase being really squirly on my roads... I gave up the fight and traded my srt8 on a Yukon xl denali.... Much much better for...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 12-28-2013, 09:46 PM
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Views: 1,873
Posted By davidl13
Re: Gravel roads

The only size that comes close on the goodyear adventure at is the LT 285-55-20
.. Do you know if they will fit???
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 12-28-2013, 12:30 AM
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Views: 1,873
Posted By davidl13
Re: Gravel roads

So if a 285/55/r20 is an extra 1.12" diameter over the 50, then there would need to be an extra 1/2 inch clearance all around...


Do you think the 1/2 will clear? Did you divide the 1.12 in half...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 12-28-2013, 12:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,873
Posted By davidl13
Re: Gravel roads

Thank you so much much, this info is really helpful... I know the blizzaks will help me with snow, i dont know about the gravel.... I run 8 miles of gravel round trip up here in montana... And with...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 12-27-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 575
Posted By davidl13
Tires

Does anyone know if 285/55/r20 tires will fit on a 2012 srt8???

Will they fit without rubbing or bottoming out in the wheel wells?

Thanks in adavance

D
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 12-27-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,873
Posted By davidl13
Re: Gravel roads

Does anyone know if 285-55-r20 will work??? On the current rims and wheel wells....will it rub???
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 12-27-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,873
Posted By davidl13
Re: Gravel roads

The tire is rated at 44...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 12-27-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,873
Posted By davidl13
Re: Gravel roads

Have you tired the 285-55-20... ? Will the car turn without rubbing????

D
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 12-27-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,873
Posted By davidl13
Re: Gravel roads

All punctures have been through the tread on new siped 4 season hankook ventus st tires... 295 45 20

Tire pressure is about 38-40..


I would have no problem switching to a slightly different...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 12-23-2013, 04:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,873
Posted By davidl13
Gravel roads

Hey all...

I have a 2012 srt8 and i moved to montana... Round trip i travel 8 miles on gravel roads and i have had 3 flat tires in the past 3 weeks...

I believe i am in need a tire with more...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 09-17-2012, 11:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 13,313
Posted By davidl13
Get in car Fasten seatbelt Start the...

Get in car
Fasten seatbelt
Start the accessories, don't start the engine
Wait for the seatbelt light to go off
within I think 60 sec unclick and re click sea belt 3 times
Leave the seat belt...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-05-2012, 09:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,495
Posted By davidl13
Re: Srt8 purchase

yea, i couldnt wait...both for desire and circumstances....

thanks all for your feedback... i love it!
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-05-2012, 08:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,495
Posted By davidl13
Re: Srt8 purchase

i have not snapped a pic yet, but i did install 3m crytsalline film all around... this stuff is amazing, it cuts down the heat transmissions from the sun , unlike most window film that cuts down...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-05-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,992
Posted By davidl13
Re: 5spd vs 8 speed tranny

i have not snapped a pic yet, but i did install 3m crytsalline film all around... this stuff is amazing, it cuts down the heat transmissions from the sun , unlike most window film that cuts down...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-04-2012, 06:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,992
Posted By davidl13
Re: 5spd vs 8 speed tranny

ok...decision made... took home a new srt8 yesterday!

couldn't wait any longer....

it is awesome, love it....


yippee...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-03-2012, 11:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,495
Posted By davidl13
Re: Srt8 purchase

Thanks all, I pulled the trigger, and brought home a new srt8 today !...

I a so psyched....it is awesome....now to get over the 500 mile breakin...I am sure that won't take long....lol

Yippeee,...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-03-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,992
Posted By davidl13
Re: 5spd vs 8 speed tranny

true that, it is just more comfortable at a lower crusing rpm for longer trips.. (mpg, noise, vibration etc...) ... my 69 barracuda can do it all day long at 3000 rpm and that is a pretty old...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-03-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,992
Posted By davidl13
Re: 5spd vs 8 speed tranny

here is the math....

if you are at 2700 rpm at .83 reduction , that would mean you are at 3253 rpm at 1.00 or zero reduction (x (.83)=2700)

therefore

3253 (zero reduction) minus .67...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-02-2012, 03:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,992
Posted By davidl13
Re: 5spd vs 8 speed tranny

i currently drive a 69 plymouth barracuda convertible with a 225 slant six (super six) and at 80mph i am doing about 3000 rpm with a 3 speed auto tranny and (either 2.92 or 2.76 rear gears, i can't...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 09-02-2012, 03:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,305
Posted By davidl13
Re: Turbo Timer for WK2 Grand Cherokee CRD

aha... thanks for the education!
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-02-2012, 01:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,992
Posted By davidl13
Re: 5spd vs 8 speed tranny

8hp70

http://i668.photobucket.com/albums/vv41/davidl13/Jeep%20cherokee%20srt8/9-2-20122-12-00PM.jpg
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-02-2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,992
Posted By davidl13
5spd vs 8 speed tranny

the biggest difference i can see that will help is the new tranny has a .67 reduction final gear where the 5spd has a .83 reduction...

i test drove the 2012 srt8 yesterday and i noticed that i was...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 09-02-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,305
Posted By davidl13
Re: Turbo Timer for WK2 Grand Cherokee CRD

Excuse me for asking, but what is a turbo timer and why is it needed? I have never had a diesel and I am considering it for the go when it arrives in the USA... Can..t I just drive it like a gas...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-01-2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,495
Posted By davidl13
Srt8 purchase

I am looking to buy an srt8... Are you owners happy with yours? I found a 12 down the road that seems to have my name on it...it is black...I'd prefer mineral gray but my magnum rt was mg and a...
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