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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 11-25-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 765
Posted By yocubed
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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 11-25-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 765
Posted By yocubed
Just installed the same setup yesterday (except I...

Just installed the same setup yesterday (except I went with the S16 through bars) on my Jeep. Easy install, just make sure you measure out the bars before installing them. The install itself is a...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 11-21-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,239
Posted By yocubed
I haven't had a chance to check my sill plates...

I haven't had a chance to check my sill plates out but I would guess this is correct. If so then you would probably need the following bulb...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 11-15-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 27,080
Posted By yocubed
I switched mine out from the copper core plugs to...

I switched mine out from the copper core plugs to the iridium ones at approximately 68k miles and haven't had any issues approaching 72k miles right now. The notion that Chrysler switched head design...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-05-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,770
Posted By yocubed
Re: High Mileage WK2s

I'm at 61K on my 2011 V8 and have had barely a problem. Only actual issue I've had was a power window switch that was faulty and replaced under warranty. Other than that mine has been rock solid just...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-27-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,029
Posted By yocubed
Re: Two ways to lock your keys in your car by accident or on purpose.

I'm ashamed to say that I've personally done #2 myself at Publix a couple years ago with my 2011. Thankfully my house was just a short walk down the road where I had my spare key.

On a related...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-23-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,389
Posted By yocubed
Re: Train Horn

Decidedly illegal in Florida. And FWIW I think these are utterly stupid. I can understand wanting people to notice you but imagine someone driving around and you hitting this horn and distract them...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 01-13-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By yocubed
Re: Tirebuyer.com

bought my Terra Grapplers from tire buyer.com through fat wallet. Absolutely no problems. Tires were delivered in 2 days and because i went through fatwallet I got an additional 5% off. I would...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 12-17-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 25,438
Posted By yocubed
Re: 20" Nitto Terra Grapplers

Just got the TerraGrapplers installed on my WK2 replacing the GY. Already I can tell they are slightly nosier and my mileage seems to have dropped slightly but it's a small price to pay for a much...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-23-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 29,478
Posted By yocubed
Re: 2011-2013 Foglight upgrade Option

I think that's the UPS ground quote. I looked at them and that was about the price that was for ground shipping. I just decided to buy the adapter from iJDM and will just splice/solder it onto the JW...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-22-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,013
Posted By yocubed
Re: Help me out, Does anyone have a relatively trouble free Grand Cherokee

I have had mine since May 2011 and the only thing that I've had a problem with was my power window switch went out and was replaced under warranty. Also happen to have the dash peeling issue but a...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 09-14-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 29,478
Posted By yocubed
Re: 2011-2013 Foglight upgrade Option

Todd,
How would you say the color temperature is compared to the HID?
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 09-03-2013, 09:28 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 11,119
Posted By yocubed
Re: Hemi spark plug change interval?

I can't seem to find any info on the type of plug itself but the part number is SP143877AA. Based on the cost on the websites I looked at, I would assume that this is a rare metal (iridium or...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 08-23-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 678
Posted By yocubed
Re: Stock 17" as spare for 20's

that site does some serious rounding. If you actually calculate out the diameter using the same formula listed on that site here's what you get
245/70R17 = 30.504 which the site reports as 31...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-19-2013, 08:16 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 29,478
Posted By yocubed
Re: 2011-2013 Foglight upgrade Option

FYI Headlight Revolutions just updated their pricing to be 165 a piece
JW Speaker 6145 Jeep LED Fog Light - Black Version (http://www.headlightrevolution.com/JWSPEAKER_6145_black_p/jw-6145b.htm)
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-18-2013, 11:40 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 29,478
Posted By yocubed
Re: 2011-2013 Foglight upgrade Option

You should be able to remove the fog lights without taking the bumper down. see this pdf http://wk2jeeps.com/pdf/2012_WK_front_fog_removal.pdf now as far as aiming and leveling I don't know if that...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-12-2013, 08:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 431
Posted By yocubed
The one I linked integrates into the factory...

The one I linked integrates into the factory bumper and is the same hitch you'd get from Jeep if yours came with one. That being said the install is a little more involved than one like you linked...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-12-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 431
Posted By yocubed
Re: 2012 GC/lLooking to add trailer hitch

Does your GC already have the factory hitch? If not just4jeeps is a sponsor of our site and has discounted prices on the OEM hitch Jeep Grand Cherokee Hitch Receiver for 2011-2014 Grand Cherokee -...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-12-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 29,478
Posted By yocubed
Re: 2011-2013 Foglight upgrade Option

subscribing to this thread to see where it leads. Currently have LED bulbs but they make the light output useless even though they do match the color of the HIDs near perfectly. This would be a great...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 08-08-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 520
Posted By yocubed
Re: Replacing a single tire?

Like others have said, it's probably best to replace all 4. To answer your original question though I cut a tire on some debris while on vacation in Charleston last year and had to get a single...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 07-30-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By yocubed
Re: Is this the correct axle fluid?

yeah it's entirely confusing because Jeep still can't get the manual right but the correct fluid is the GL5 75W85 that 2012 Summit mentioned. here are just 2 of several threads about the oil issues. ...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 07-30-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 790
Posted By yocubed
Dash Peeling

So I just started to notice about 2-3 months ago that the leather on my dash near the windshield is beginning to peel. Granted I live in Florida and it's hot as balls here.

I know some have had...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 07-26-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 434
Posted By yocubed
Re: How many bottles per Axle?

use this site. Jeep Grand Cherokee WK2 - Maintenance information and schedules (http://wk2jeeps.com/wk2_maintenance.htm)Just over 1 qt per axle. 1.2 for the front and anywhere from 1.2 - 1.5 for the...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-16-2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,439
Posted By yocubed
Re: Painted mirror caps

Yeah I'd check with J4J but also don't think you can buy them outright. The better option may be to get the chrome mirror caps and have someone like Scott paint them your color. He does amazing work...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-15-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,515
Posted By yocubed
Re: Sunshade recommendations?

I got the same. I believe it's called UVS100 or something like that. Fit is perfect for my 2011, however I've heard that some of the 14's have had fit problems with the larger rear view mirror mount...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 07-08-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,921
Posted By yocubed
Re: Lug Nut Problems

here's the link to another post about wheel nuts with correct links to the actual size
http://www.jeepgarage.org/f109/wheel-nut-covers-62076.html
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-05-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,808
Posted By yocubed
Re: Donít Forget the 2011s!

You know I didn't even think about that but that might work. I think it'd be close because there isn't a whole lot of extra room to work with before the sill starts curving upwards in the rear. I do...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-04-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,808
Posted By yocubed
Re: Donít Forget the 2011s!

As promised here are the pics of the door sills.
Image 1 shows the lip of the sill plate and give you an idea of the approximate thickness of the plates.
Image 2 shows the front plate with the...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-03-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,808
Posted By yocubed
Re: Donít Forget the 2011s!

They're made of a pretty decent thickness stainless steel. It's got a satin like finish to it so it would probably hide scratches decently but most likely be scratched if you struck it hard enough...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-03-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,808
Posted By yocubed
Re: Donít Forget the 2011s!

Much love to the 2011's.
I love my Blackberry Pearl 11 Overland still to this day love the color when it's clean. I just gave my Jeep a little love by installing the stainless steel door sill...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 06-28-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 853
Posted By yocubed
Re: Wheel nut covers

If you find that shipping is too much try looking for Gorilla Lug nuts. The correct pattern for our Jeeps is 14mm x 1.5" Here are a couple of amazon US links for lug nuts in the correct size. I...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-19-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,160
Posted By yocubed
Re: Build plate

this is correct there is a sticker inside the drivers door that has the paint code. See the attached picture from my jeephttp://i431.photobucket.com/albums/qq33/papajohn2000/CIMG1996_zps3a869190.jpg
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-25-2013, 04:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 441
Posted By yocubed
Re: D1S bulbs

This is correct. the single bulb performs both high and lo beam functions. When you engage the high beams a shade/filter moves out of the way of the bulb to give it it's full brightness. During...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-25-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 749
Posted By yocubed
Re: Chrome Bar on the Trunk/Hatch of Jeep Bubbles/Blisters

definitely unusual for that to happen as mine is still pristine. That sucks that it isn't covered but there are other options. That chrome piece comes off real easily with a little prying and at...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 04-14-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 14,298
Posted By yocubed
Re: Diablo - HemiFever Tuning - Question?

I've read some issues with people changing their tire size in the Diablo Trinity and setting off the ABS light. Are any of you guys finding that changes to the tire size affects the ABS light or has...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-13-2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,312
Posted By yocubed
Re: Air suspension vs Regular springs

Didn't realize that the Lux II package added all this. So then in essence the difference in2014 is just the Quadralift and different fascia. In that case I'd advise you to ride in the two to...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-13-2013, 11:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,312
Posted By yocubed
Re: Air suspension vs Regular springs

So there are other niceties associated with going with the Overland. You get the upgraded leather seating surfaces, the power liftgate and the panoramic sunroof is only available on the Overland and...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 03-24-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 11,119
Posted By yocubed
Re: Hemi spark plug change interval?

here you go and you can use the jeep garage discount to save a little more. 2009-2013 5.7L HEMI Spark Plugs (http://www.justforjeeps.com/095hesppl.html)
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-08-2013, 07:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 730
Posted By yocubed
Re: carbon 20s on the 14 srt?

in addition to the above here's a link to the wk2jeeps site which shows the names of each of the wheels. The Satin Carbon painted wheels are the ones shown in pic 1 above and the same wheels on the...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 03-07-2013, 03:32 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 11,119
Posted By yocubed
I changed mine last month. I bought my wk2 brand...

I changed mine last month. I bought my wk2 brand new and the plugs in it were ngk. I replaced them with the same ngk mopar plugs. For only $64 and a little over an hour of my time, I wouldn't even...
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