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Forum: Diesel Powered WK Grand Cherokee 03-25-2015, 05:33 PM
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Views: 728
Posted By roddaz
Re: Turbo outlet pipe.

Slight change of direction !!
But you seem to be the expert on all things CRD !!

Is there a port anywhere that I can connect a turbo boost gauge on my 2007 CRD Grand Cherokee ?
Forum: Technical Tips/DIY/How-To 03-05-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By roddaz
Re: Passenger side Headlamp

Glad you got it sorted I left the front bolts out when I did mine (drilled side markers for US spec front lights) But replaced them when I took front end off to install Mopar tow hooks and Stainless...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-02-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 1,961
Views: 23,504
Posted By roddaz
Re: Talk about ANYTHING WK thread.

a couple of photos with the Mopar Ground Effect Kit and the Rear Roof Spoiler.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-01-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By roddaz
Re: WK Roof rack removal help?

I am sure there is something on here somewhere about this ! May be under Srt roof rail delete.
But removal is straight forward flip up the end caps on the rails to reveal the 8 torx head screws...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-01-2015, 03:22 AM
Replies: 1,961
Views: 23,504
Posted By roddaz
Re: Talk about ANYTHING WK thread.

I have the Mopar kit on my 2007 GC Ltd. Havnt seen another in the UK! Eople dont notice the difference until you put it next to a stock GC. The front airdam looks so much better!!
Forum: Technical Tips/DIY/How-To 02-06-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By roddaz
Re: Passenger side Headlamp

Hi local Jeeper are you changing the unit or just the lamp?
The lamp is an easy job it just rotates in the holder approx. 1/4 turn and comes out, But there is not much space between the rear of...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 01-17-2015, 02:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By roddaz
Re: Dash mounted or hidden amp switch.

All I want to do is remotely switch the amp on or off. Wondered if anyone had used any specific type of switch to match the factory switches or a hidden switch.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 01-15-2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By roddaz
Re: Dash mounted or hidden amp switch.

I was sure someone would have put a dash or stealth switch to supply the remote feed to the subwoofer amp !!!
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-11-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 10,615
Views: 305,816
Posted By roddaz
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Belated photos of my winter wheels fitted after Gloss Black powder coating.
Fitted with Eibach 1" wheel spacers.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 01-10-2015, 02:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By roddaz
Dash mounted or hidden amp switch.

I have installed a sub and amp in the rear of my 2007 WK. But would like a switch to isolate when reqd, Does anyone have any recommendations for a switch suitable for for dash mounting with a...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 12-21-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 10,615
Views: 305,816
Posted By roddaz
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Early start this morning installed ! shadow puddle light Led into drivers door, To see how easy it was, 3 more to go!!
Winter stock17" ronin rims to collect from powder coat shop 'Gloss Black'...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-23-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,271
Posted By roddaz
Re: Show your Jeep Garage sticker

Here is mine only one I have seen in Newcastle United Kingdom!!
Forum: Export & Diesel Powered Jeep Models 11-21-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 243
Posted By roddaz
boost gauge

Has anyone fitted a boost gauge to a WK CRD ?
Where is the best place to install a take off fitting for the hose?
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 11-21-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 386
Posted By roddaz
Re: H11R Hid headlight kit.

Possibly a change of plans !!
How good are the factory projector light units compared to the reflector units?
I have found a pair on ebay, Is the wiring easy to convert from H11 reflector to Hid...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 11-19-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 386
Posted By roddaz
H11R Hid headlight kit.

I am looking at upgrading the stock headlights on my 2007 WK1
I have found some info on a specific type of Lamp H11R Hid.
The R is for a reflective coating on one area of the lamp to lessen the...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 11-14-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By roddaz
Stop/tail light Led,s

I have replaced all the exterior lighting with Leds. Apart from the rear stop tail lights. Several types I have tried don't have a lot of difference between the tail light illumination and the stop...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 10-27-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 10,181
Posted By roddaz
Re: Official post your mpg's.

2007 3.0 CRD V6 Bullit Performance Re map, Gutted resonator. 33.6mpg 320 mile trip motorway 70mph and urban 30/50 mph.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 10-27-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 490
Posted By roddaz
Re: won't charge iphone

I had the same problem ! older iphone/ipods use a different voltage to get the charge and newer ones will show a message this accessory not supported. You have to get a small black plug in unit that...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 10-27-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 681
Posted By roddaz
Re: Subwoofer Help

I have the same problem ! I did all the connections at the amp in the rear 1/4 panel will have to recheck the connections as I have no volume controls to the subwwofer(used the WK forum diagram).
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-23-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 10,615
Views: 305,816
Posted By roddaz
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Gutted the Turbo resonator(kidney) last night, another job easier than expected!!

Next job is to install a catch can system.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-18-2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 10,615
Views: 305,816
Posted By roddaz
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

I have just replaced the lamps in the dash info switches and 1 of the heated seat switches! not as bad as I expected !!
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-12-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 260
Posted By roddaz
Re: rear propshaft joints

I am in the UK ! We have a local propshaft specialist I am going to try him tomorrow, Thanks anyway!!
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-11-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 260
Posted By roddaz
rear propshaft joints

On a 2007 WK CRD can the universal joint in the back of the rear propshaft be replaced?
I have just replaced the pinion seal and found the joint has a tight spot!,
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-10-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,810
Posted By roddaz
Re: Center Dash lights

After a little more info as I am in the UK. A little far to be sending my centre section to be repaired!!
has anyone got a photo/ tech info of the correct type of lamp to use to replace the blown...
Forum: Diesel Powered WK Grand Cherokee 10-06-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,355
Posted By roddaz
Re: UK CRD Emissions tests + engine mods?

Supprised that yours has a dpf on my 56 plate wk there is no dpf just the cat !! The dpf isnt up towards the engine but just infront of the silencer.
Forum: Diesel Powered WK Grand Cherokee 10-05-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 728
Posted By roddaz
Turbo outlet pipe.

Can anyone help? cant find a part number for the pipe that fastens to the rear of the turbo then clamps onto the Cat. The flexible joint has gone porous and is blowing!! thought it was the known...
Forum: Diesel Powered WK Grand Cherokee 09-21-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 498
Posted By roddaz
Exhaust manifolds.

Has anyone had any problems with the exhaust manifolds? Apparently there is a problem where the flexi couplings blow thru and need replacing!!
I have a exhaust blowing sound coming from one side...
Forum: Diesel Powered WK Grand Cherokee 09-21-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,355
Posted By roddaz
Re: UK CRD Emissions tests + engine mods?

just had it done! full power remap, egr delete and didn't need the Dpf delete as a 2007 in the UK doent have e Dpf.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 08-23-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 553
Posted By roddaz
Re: Need advice with possible transmission issue!

I had a similar problem with a Ford Mustang auto recently, It uses the same trans fluid Ford reccomend replacing after 30k miles Cleared judder after first drive out. Jeep say oil is good for 120k...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 08-18-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 469
Posted By roddaz
Re: Orlando Trip

Sorry for the abrupt reply ! I have had a couple of nights at Old town, Including the sunday night truck suv and Jeep night. met some members of Tropical Jeep Club even got a Tropical tshirt ...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 08-11-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 469
Posted By roddaz
Re: Orlando Trip

Wow 122 views and not 1 reply wtf!
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 08-06-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 469
Posted By roddaz
Orlando Trip

should have posted this earlier !!
My family and myself are visiting the US from this weekend for 2 weeks, Staying in Kissimmee near Old Town, Are there any Jeep events I should look out for ??
...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-14-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 10,615
Views: 305,816
Posted By roddaz
Re: What did you do to your WK today?

With Leds you have to cut the +12v wire not the -v wire as these are soldered together inside the base of the Led light unit. They are also commoned together in the lampholder as you only have 3...
Forum: Diesel Powered WK Grand Cherokee 07-06-2014, 01:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,355
Posted By roddaz
Re: UK CRD Emissions tests + engine mods?

Whats involved with a GDE tune?
Forum: Diesel Powered WK Grand Cherokee 07-03-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 536
Posted By roddaz
Re: Vibration at 70mph

Get the front wheels balanced first, Just incase you have lost a weight!!
Forum: Visual Modifications 06-02-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,517
Posted By roddaz
Re: Which grille mesh insert?

I used the woven stainless steel mesh , looks much better than the expanded alluminium mesh. I also made a stainless lower grille with cut outs for my mopar tow hooks.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 06-02-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By roddaz
Re: 2005 wk gc

Hi John What head unit did you remove? I have been thinking of doing something similar, My 2007 has the single disk REG head unit when upgrading to the satnav is there an antenna to in stall for...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-05-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By roddaz
Re: ipod interface

Now sorted and working fine, a small adaptor that plugs into lead and phone or ipod. Now charges as it plays back,A slight interference hum but works fine.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-22-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By roddaz
Re: ipod interface

It looks like the ipod and phone are charged by a newer design plug and the interface may be the old type plug some type of adaptor needed just got to find 1 of those now !!
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-22-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By roddaz
ipod interface

I have installed a Mopar ipod interface to my stock head unit REG, The blue wire should be connected to pinout 13 on the back of the Head unit marked up as spare on diagram on head unit!!
the...
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