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Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-25-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 1,213
Views: 81,382
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Jeep service costs

I have had excellent experiences with Sunco in Maroochydore and if you are considering driving from Brizzie to the GC it is the same to drive here to Maroochydore. Mark is the Jeep Service manager...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 05-31-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 4,188
Sticky: WK2 DownUnder
Views: 301,728
Posted By Peter.T
Wink Re: WK2 DownUnder

Hi SD,

In a previous life I founded a high end audio manufacturing company (Plinius) and every year, for about 15 of them, we went to Vegas and exhibited at the CES.
Each morning my US agent...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 05-29-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 1,213
Views: 81,382
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Jeep service costs

Hi Chris,
I will take you up on that.
Can you pm me a phone number.
Pete.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 05-27-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 13,553
Views: 1,085,098
Posted By Peter.T
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

If you can, try and drill and fix the nut on the corner of the square receiver. This will push the shank into the opposite corner of the receiver making it more stable.

The problem with having it...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 05-18-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 4,188
Sticky: WK2 DownUnder
Views: 301,728
Posted By Peter.T
Re: WK2 DownUnder

Hi Chris.
The ball weight on my Lerado is around 325kg. The conventional suspension was not good enough and the bum would sag and despite the self levelling shocks it was a bit spongy. I added...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 04-28-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,251
Posted By Peter.T
Re: WK2 Overland spotlight connection - Solution

Hi XJ &WK2
Thanks so much for this. I have asked around but no one was able to help, then I stumbled on this....

Pete
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-27-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,013
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Dual battery MY14 Overland CRD

Hi Blakman,

You will never achieve 100% charge with a dual battery isolator, maybe 80% if you are lucky. The only way to do it properly is with a DC to DC charger. Might cost a bit more but worth...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-25-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,081
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Wiring driving lights

Hi All,

Can anyone help with wiring driving lights on 2013 JGC I think it must be different to the 2014 in that there is just a small silver plug onto the back of the headlight fitting. I can't...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 04-25-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,730
Posted By Peter.T
Re: OEM Remote Starter

I am also very interested in the outcome of this project.
Hope you didn't cop that hail yesterday, it looked pretty nasty.

Pete
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-25-2015, 04:27 AM
Replies: 1,335
Views: 89,964
Posted By Peter.T
Re: What did you do to your WK2 today?

Finished making my first two bash plates and fitted them up. Very happy with the results. One more to go!
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-14-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,798
Posted By Peter.T
Re: 12v AGM oem battery replacement

If it helps financially, Alco have a battery with the same footprint and terminal orientation MS60038 which retails for around $280. It is Calcium chemistry but should work equally as well.

Pete
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 04-11-2015, 12:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 531
Posted By Peter.T
Re: EGT Gauge for VM Diesel

Hi Scott. Took both underside covers off, made patterns for new bash plates and had a good look. I can't see any way of getting a connection in there without removing half the engine and panels. ...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 04-09-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 531
Posted By Peter.T
Re: EGT Gauge for VM Diesel

Hi Scott,

I will get the Jeep up on the ramps tomorrow and have a look. I figure I should be able to get in fairly high up the pipe above the DPF. I am using an Auber Instruments gauge and they...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 04-09-2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 531
Posted By Peter.T
Re: EGT Gauge for VM Diesel

Hi Scott.
Understood. Yes I do have an OBD2 interface and can monitor. However that readout is not available from the MY13 ecu.

Woops...yes it is there, sorry. However I would still like to...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-05-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,013
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Dual battery MY14 Overland CRD

Hi Indiandme,

If you scroll up a few posts in this thread you will see a full description and pics. Let me know if you need anything more.

Pete.
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 04-04-2015, 06:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 531
Posted By Peter.T
EGT Gauge for VM Diesel

I want some advice as to the best,easiest, position to drill and tap a pyrometer for a EGT gauge.
This has probably been addressed elsewhere but my searches haven't found anything worthwhile.
I...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-26-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 4,188
Sticky: WK2 DownUnder
Views: 301,728
Posted By Peter.T
Re: WK2 DownUnder

Hi allypally,

I too experienced rapidly rising temps towing approx. 3.4t at Christmas time. On a long hill I actually had the temp warning light come on briefly and of course all returned to...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-10-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 4,188
Sticky: WK2 DownUnder
Views: 301,728
Posted By Peter.T
Re: WK2 DownUnder

I think that you will find that the start button is the thing you push to get the engine started.
I believe that the cars are delivered with the button out and the car has to be started with the key...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 02-08-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,859
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Any way to block the EGR?

I will be most interested in what you come up with. I am using a catchcan and getting about 20mls per 1000k.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-26-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 1,201
Views: 66,021
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Is DPF issue for 2014 CRD fixed now?

[QUOTE=GMWK2;1141312]Still a complete joke. Try this scenario:

So I'm 5 minutes from my carpark in the city, 10 minutes till I'm due at meeting with a client. "Regen, keep driving" message comes...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 01-22-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 652
Posted By Peter.T
Re: 8 Hours: 1 Strut (and 4 Beers)

The clunking on mine was loose tie rod ends. But you would think that this would be picked up on the wheel alignment.
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 01-22-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 652
Posted By Peter.T
Re: 8 Hours: 1 Strut (and 4 Beers)

Hi Jeep Junkie,

I had the same issues with clunking after I added RRO spacers to the front springs. It was the bottom ball joints, just not tight enough. Its amazing how much torque they need to...
Forum: Tech Tips DIY/How To 01-22-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 395
Posted By Peter.T
Hi, If you have a look at the link below you...

Hi,
If you have a look at the link below you will see the way to remove a mirror from the JGC. This is from Clearview in Australia that make aftermarket towing mirrors. It may give you enough info...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 12-23-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4,188
Sticky: WK2 DownUnder
Views: 301,728
Posted By Peter.T
Re: WK2 DownUnder

Hi everyone.
Hope you all have a safe and merry Christmas.
We are heading to Wuruma Dam on Boxing Day so if any one is there please come and say g'day and have a beer. Not hard to find us, we are...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 12-22-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 699
Views: 79,115
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Anyone tuned a CRD yet?

[QUOTE=Matty470;1129340]If my memory serves me correctly (and sometimes it doesn't...lol)
Peter.T on here has set up the LinearTorq company

Hi Snuke,

Yes you are correct I am associated with...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 12-07-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 1,335
Views: 89,964
Posted By Peter.T
Re: What did you do to your WK2 today?

Fitted Dobinson 325kg constant rate coils in the rear. With airbags as well should be able to get GVM upgrade easily. Now have RR levelers in the front and 50mm rear lift....looking and feeling...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 12-04-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 608
Posted By Peter.T
I have found that if I disable the DRLs the rear...

I have found that if I disable the DRLs the rear rhs lights plus the number plate light go out as well. So I now think that the lhs rear lights are not coming on when the DRLs are on.
Can someone...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 12-02-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 608
Posted By Peter.T
Parking Light Problem

I have noticed that my driver side rear parking lights are on with ignition.
It does not matter if main lights are on, off, auto etc, the parkers on rhs rear are always on.

Any clues anyone?
...
Forum: Export & Diesel Powered Jeep Models 11-30-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 768
Posted By Peter.T
I want to thank Steve for his generosity. Not...

I want to thank Steve for his generosity. Not only has he sent me the parts I was looking for, the only payment required was a donation to a charity of my choice. His suggestion was that there would...
Forum: Export & Diesel Powered Jeep Models 11-16-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 768
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Plastic Covers Wanted

Thanks Steve, will let you know.

Pete.
Forum: Export & Diesel Powered Jeep Models 11-16-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 768
Posted By Peter.T
Plastic Covers Wanted

If anyone has for sale, the plastic covers that are removed from the front valance when tow hooks are fitted, please PM me. I have lost one (drivers side) and would like to replace it if possible....
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-13-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,013
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Reversing camera on whilst driving

Hi MadMapMan,

You may be interested in this camera:

Dual CCD Camera White with Hood CH-DWCCD (http://www.chipatronic.com.au/index.php/vehicle-cameras/truck-bus-cameras/ch-dwccd)

We have...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-12-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1,201
Views: 66,021
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Is DPF issue for 2014 CRD fixed now?

For the record.

First registered January 2013
23000k and error code for DPF issue.
Dealer could not get forced regen to work. Identified faulty Temp sensor. I was able to drive albeit without...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-11-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 1,201
Views: 66,021
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Is DPF issue for 2014 CRD fixed now?

Hi,

This may be covered already but is there a successful DPF delete being done in Australia.

Pete
Forum: Export & Diesel Powered Jeep Models 11-09-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Hood - GC 2012, can someone please check

Just looked and mine is the same. Quite a few empty holes in the underside.

Pete.
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 11-08-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,379
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Towing, what drive mode?

[QUOTE=scottg918514;1111601]In the warmer months, I'll be towing a boat, about 5000#.

The question, esp. with a diesel, is should I tow in Normal drive mode or sport. And if Sport, should I manual...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 10-25-2014, 03:49 AM
Replies: 1,335
Views: 89,964
Posted By Peter.T
Re: What did you do to your WK2 today?

Clay bar and changed cabin air filter. Start the switch project tomorrow....hopefully.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 10-19-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 391
Posted By Peter.T
Rims for Sale

Hi,
I have 4 Laredo 2011-2013 18" Alloy Rims for sale.
They are in vgc although one has a scratch which I inherited when I bought the Jeep.
I am happy to split them if four different people want...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 10-16-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By Peter.T
Re: Clearview Mirrors for WK2

Pics of Clearview on MY13 JGC.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 10-16-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By Peter.T
Clearview Mirrors for WK2

I bought my first set of Clearview replacement mirrors in 2009 from designer and Clearview owner Mike Cowan at the Sydney Caravan Show.

Mike and I got on well and became long distance friends, he...
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