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Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-29-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,793
Posted By bpd138
Re: UConnect phone call volume issue

I have a RHB Nav unit and I have the same volume problem with my Samsung S3. It was also like that when I had an Iphone 4. I have to crank the volume up to max to hear the phone through Uconnect. ...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-27-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,257
Posted By bpd138
Re: Cold weather starting noise

Mine too but only on really cold days.
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 01-22-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 817
Posted By bpd138
Re: Please Explain what wheel offset is

Thank you so much. Like the saying goes........a picture is worth a thousand words.

If I remember correctly the Grand Cherokee's have a positive offset? Based on this info, if I reduce the...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 01-22-2013, 06:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By bpd138
Re: vss location 2012 Grand Cherokee Laredo

The VSS wire tells the Nav when the vehicle is moving and how fast it is traveling. I went through this on one of my other vehicles. I swapped out the stock radio for an aftermarket kenwood nav...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 01-22-2013, 06:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 817
Posted By bpd138
Please Explain what wheel offset is

Hello once again,
I want to to swap out my standard 17" rims for 20" rims. When I started reading about wheels and tires on this forum I saw a lot of refference to wheel offset. What is wheel...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-21-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,018
Posted By bpd138
Re: Dogs in the Jeep

Thanks for the input. I think I am going to go with the backseat hammock thing. One of the reason's I bought a Jeep was for the spacious cargo area. That area is now set up with two cargo nets and...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-21-2013, 06:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,018
Posted By bpd138
Dogs in the Jeep

Hello again,
After our beloved Max (dog) passed away my wife and I decided that no other dog could fill his paws. Well, almost five months later we broke down and rescued a beautiful Akita from a...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-21-2013, 06:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By bpd138
"Fake" Rock Rails?

Hello,
I love the look of the rock rails but I don't do any off roading and can't justify the time and expense to install real Rock Rails. Does anyone know if there are any imitation Rock Rails on...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 01-21-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 525
Posted By bpd138
Re: How to bypass phone audio

On my Samsung Galaxy 3, when you make a call the phone displays an option on the dial screen to use either the phone or Uconnect. It's on the same screen that displays the dial pad but it only shows...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-09-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,112
Posted By bpd138
Re: Qd ii /qt ii

Hello again,
I have a 2013 GC Laredo 4X4 with tow package. What is the is the standard 4 wheel drive system in a stock 4X4 Laredo and how does it work?
Thanks for any input,
Willie
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 01-04-2013, 10:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 796
Posted By bpd138
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 01-04-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 796
Posted By bpd138
Re: 430n map automatically zooming in and out.

Hello,
For the life of me I cannot find where to change that setting in my system. Can someone please enlighten me?
Thanks again,
Willie
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-23-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 49,353
Posted By bpd138
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-23-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 49,353
Posted By bpd138
Re: New Software Update MyGIG RBZ-RB2-RHB / 33.01.23

Anyone know the process of updating the maps? How long does it take? Does it need a registration code? etc
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-23-2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 49,353
Posted By bpd138
Re: New Software Update MyGIG RBZ-RB2-RHB / 33.01.23

Ouch...... $162.00 for the new map update. Even so, I went ahead and bought it. After this update I really can't think of much else to do to my jeep except, 20" wheels, backup camera, power...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-22-2012, 01:41 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 49,353
Posted By bpd138
Re: New Software Update MyGIG RBZ-RB2-RHB / 33.01.23

My radio screen is still blue, just like it always was. I haven't really had much time to play with it since the update. I did a quick trip around the block just to test the re-routing feature to...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-21-2012, 03:37 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 49,353
Posted By bpd138
Re: New Software Update MyGIG RBZ-RB2-RHB / 33.01.23

I just updated mine and did a test drive with a re-route. So far everything is working the way it should. I'm also liking the uniform color scheme when transitioning from the radio to the...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-15-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 49,353
Posted By bpd138
Re: New Software Update MyGIG RBZ-RB2-RHB / 33.01.23

I read the PDF about what it fixes, I'm more interested in the change to the graphics. Right now, my 430n is working pretty good and I like the"original" Garmin graphics. I was wondering if this...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-14-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 49,353
Posted By bpd138
Re: New Software Update MyGIG RBZ-RB2-RHB / 33.01.23

Thanks for the update. I was hoping someone would post it.
Can anyone tell me what the update fixes/improves over the previous version? If I remember correctly, it changes the garmin graphics?...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-13-2012, 01:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,026
Posted By bpd138
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-08-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 821
Posted By bpd138
Re: Door Speaker Harness

Hi Chase361,
I bought my 430n on Ebay for $520.00 shipped. The ones for Grand Cherokee's, with the mounting tabs top and bottom don't show up quite as often as the other models but they do get...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-07-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,026
Posted By bpd138
Re: 431 RB2 Software Upgrade

Hi,
Will this update work on a 430n (rhb)? if so, where cna I get it?
Thanks,
Willie
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 12-04-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,376
Posted By bpd138
Re: help me read the evic correctly

I wish my Jeep never had this average MPG feature. It's like having a videogame embedded in the dash. Everytime I get into my Jeep, I find myself compelled to try and keep the sliding bar as high...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-04-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 821
Posted By bpd138
Re: Door Speaker Harness

I probably should have laid out the parameters before asking questions. lol
I had a RES 130 stock radio with Sirius and the six speaker system. I upgraded the head unit to a 430n rhb with Nav.
...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-03-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 821
Posted By bpd138
Door Speaker Harness

Hello,
I'm getting ready to swap out my door speakers. I'm going to keep it simple and just swap them out with Polk Audio DB651s speakers. I've read a bunhc of "speaker" threads but I can't find...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 12-02-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,376
Posted By bpd138
Re: help me read the evic correctly

Aftger a recent fill up and a 10 mile trip that was relatively flat with a couple of downhills I did even better. Of course when I got back to normal driving the mileage dropped back down to 22mpg....
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 11-24-2012, 12:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,876
Posted By bpd138
Re: Update for RHB & RBZ released

I'm interested in it too. :)
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 11-22-2012, 06:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,479
Posted By bpd138
Re: 2012 5.7 L Oil Pressure with Mobile 1

I have been putting synthetic oil in my cars and motorcycles for years. In each case when I switched from dino oil to synthetic oil I noticed that the oil pressure ran lower at all RPM's.

As...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 11-21-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,193
Posted By bpd138
Re: Cargo Nets?

Hello,
I bought these cargo nets on Ebay. They took a while to arrive but for the price I paid, they were worth the wait.
2011 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee Mopar Cargo Envelope Net Floor Net Sets |...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 11-19-2012, 01:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 10,414
Posted By bpd138
Re: Head Rest Removal

Hello,
I am thinking about putting leather seat covers on my GC. How was it, swapping out the seat covers? Any tips, comments or words of wisdom? last but not least, do you have any pictures of...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 11-17-2012, 10:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By bpd138
Re: RBZ's plug ?

If the RBZ has Sirius it will say so on the tag on the back of the unit and also on the lower front bezel.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 11-14-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,019
Posted By bpd138
Re: Which Lockpick?

I haven't installed it yet because I am still waiting for a webcam/power extension cable to arrive. As soon as I get the cable I am going to install the webcam and the Nav/Tv unit. I'll post back...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 11-12-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,893
Posted By bpd138
Re: Samsung Galaxy S3 capable of text messaging through 430N?

I got it sorted out. When you first pair the phone to the 430n two messages pop up in sequence. The first one asks if you want to download your contacts. Check the box that says don't show this...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 11-12-2012, 01:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,893
Posted By bpd138
Re: Samsung Galaxy S3 capable of text messaging through 430N?

I have a Verizon Samsung Galaxy S3. It pairs and downloads my contacts with my 430n (rhb) just fine but whenever I try the uconnect SMS or Texting feature it says my phone isn't compatable. Is there...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 11-09-2012, 07:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 350
Posted By bpd138
Upgrading Stock Amp

I have the stock 6 speaker system in my 2-13 GC and I have upgraded the head unit to a 430n rhb.
My plan is to swap out the stock speakers with "better" ones. I would like to add an amp too but I...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 10-31-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,423
Posted By bpd138
Re: Cracked Screen 430N

I would check on Ebay first for a used one. I see them selling regulary for $300 - $400.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 10-30-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,019
Posted By bpd138
Re: Which Lockpick?

I ended up buying the Allgig XG-HS Nav-Tv unit. I read as much as I could find on both units and I was leary of the camera and sound degradation of the lockpicks. Tony from Nav-Tv was very helpful...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 10-30-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,701
Posted By bpd138
Re: IOS6 supports SMS via MAP

I checked my radio this afternoon and it does have the SMS feature but when I try to use it it says my phone isn't compatable. When I get a chance I will try it with another phone and see how that...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 10-30-2012, 07:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,701
Posted By bpd138
Re: IOS6 supports SMS via MAP

Hello again,
When I press and hold the Uconnect button for 12 seconds my 430n shows software ver: 63.02.48. According to previous posts this is the latest uconnect software?

My question is;...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 10-30-2012, 05:17 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,701
Posted By bpd138
Re: IOS6 supports SMS via MAP

Hello,
I have a 2013 GC with Uconnect. Originally my GC came with a RES radio. I swapped it out for a 430n rhb that came out of a 2011 GC. I also use a Samsung Galaxy S 3 phone. Should the SMS...
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