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Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 05-24-2015, 07:45 AM
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Posted By silvermax04
Re: Australian maps?

Try to use as many different methods as possible phone calls, emails, hard copy letters through snail mail, posting it on the Jeep facebook page the more methods the better. If you scan through the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 05-23-2015, 12:52 AM
Replies: 13,364
Views: 1,036,315
Posted By Tillsy
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Negative Ghostrider, what they are selling at $150US a pop is 2013 maps - so a mere 1 year newer and thus still 2 years old.

Idiots :(
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-30-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 120,495
Posted By fibble
Re: new lockpick for the 8,4 uconnect, 99% software

Hey Russell,

This might help:

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/90230331/CoastalETech%20LockPick%20CHR558%20Installation%20in%20a%202014%20Jeep%20Grand%20Cherokee%20SRT.pdf

Not for the RAX...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-19-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 1,341
Views: 97,865
Posted By Barboots
Re: The Towing thread

Yes... if the brake lights come on, which I'm 99% sure they do.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-18-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 1,341
Views: 97,865
Posted By Barboots
Re: The Towing thread

It's "composite video" yeah? You need to read the last part of my DIY Trailer Wiring thread Russell... it's all there mate. Any questions either in there or via PM.

My camera is a Safety Dave...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-18-2015, 04:20 AM
Replies: 1,341
Views: 97,865
Posted By Barboots
Re: The Towing thread

Yes 😳

But it's seen a bit of action already... with no problems. If/when it gets broken I'll probably fit a panel mount on the tab.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-13-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,384
Posted By Madmick
Re: Capless fuel filler and dust

Auxiliary fuel tank was fitted no more problems extra 75litres worth the spend when you consider the alternative 5493954940
Now have two filler points inside the main filling point which is quite...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-09-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 1,341
Views: 97,865
Posted By Bigskiddy
On a trip at the moment towing the caravan. Last...

On a trip at the moment towing the caravan. Last night did a quick stop. Lowered the quadra lift to entry/exit height. Levelled the van with the jockey wheel. Tow ball was sitting about an inch below...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 03-26-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 120,495
Posted By mikeregister
Re: new lockpick for the 8,4 uconnect, 99% software

1. Yes you can connect your own camera. I wouldn't see why you we need any certain specs to do this.

2. Yes, you can view front cam or cargo cam at any speed.

3. Yes you can hook up your...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-24-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,323
Posted By nicam
Re: WK2 Offroad

The full video, with me and others


https://youtu.be/NkYC4rv1XWU
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-24-2015, 01:53 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,323
Posted By BigCat
Re: WK2 Offroad

I was using Hill Desent Control, once you learn to use the shifter/paddles to determine your speed it's great!


Sent using JeepGarage
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-20-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 1,341
Views: 97,865
Posted By allypally
Re: The Towing thread

If you want the cam to be used as a rearview mirror whilst driving, I would try to get something around 70-90Deg.
If to be used for reversing, get something around 120Deg
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-19-2015, 06:49 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,323
Posted By Benn0
Re: WK2 Offroad

ok, at 40 seconds int he video it looks like the drivers front is hard up against something and all 3 other wheels are turning, so the center lock was working there. Perhaps rock mode reduces the TC...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 03-19-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 120,495
Posted By SNUKE
Re: new lockpick for the 8,4 uconnect, 99% software

Just to clarify on this, it's not true. For some reason it was like this the first day. Ever since then it is back to normal and automatically selecting CD when switching from Radio to Media, even...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-19-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,323
Posted By nicam
Re: WK2 Offroad

Public now!
Jeep Grand Cherokee does rock gardens Yalwal: http://youtu.be/fVsXXUJ7CoE
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-18-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,323
Posted By indydof
Re: WK2 Offroad

Just get the dealer to update via their system, the update improves many other things too. My hardest part was convincing the dealer to do it.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-18-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,323
Posted By Benn0
Re: WK2 Offroad

I thought someone else reported the same issue? And from memory they reported it to the dealer who said there was an update for that (IIRC)
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-05-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 1,341
Views: 97,865
Posted By nicjak
Re: The Towing thread

if you are travelling a laser type temp checker is very handy we use them to check truck wheel bearings and all sorts of workshop related temp issues.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 03-05-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 120,495
Posted By schmieg
Re: new lockpick for the 8,4 uconnect, 99% software

I know that on one of the earlier UConnect updates, I had to install it twice to get it to work properly.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-05-2015, 02:35 AM
Replies: 13,364
Views: 1,036,315
Posted By SnakeDoctor
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

MY2015 Jeep GC Limited, Nav via VR works.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-04-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1,341
Views: 97,865
Posted By BobT
Re: The Towing thread

Yes, I was surprised at the variation as well. At each stop on a long trip I like to go around and place my hand on each tyre to check that there is nothing untoward going on. With all tyres...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-04-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1,341
Views: 97,865
Posted By Jarse
Re: The Towing thread

If you're going to use a WDH, just remove the bars before offroading.
That's what I used to do with our offroad caravan.

Our Vista RV has a tongue load of 200-220 when loaded to 1600kg. I'm...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-04-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 1,341
Views: 97,865
Posted By allypally
Re: The Towing thread

Cooper tyres guide


http://www.slippersopreis.nl/mediapool/77/773779/data/bandenspanning_Cooper_tire_pressure.pdf.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-03-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1,341
Views: 97,865
Posted By Bigskiddy
The camper manufacturer should be able to answer...

The camper manufacturer should be able to answer that info, in particular an actual ball weight of the camper.

WDH on a offroad camper would be like putting training wheels on a Moto GP...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-03-2015, 02:27 AM
Replies: 1,341
Views: 97,865
Posted By Barboots
Re: The Towing thread

No I don't Russell.

I'm thinking about trying one out to minimise porpoising when the road has undulating irregularities. Essentially the Quadralift feels a bit under-dampened, and this increases...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-01-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 13,364
Views: 1,036,315
Posted By fibble
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

2015 GC allows Nav via VR.

Doesn't work very well for the addresses I nominated (or maybe its my voice :o) but definitely finds POIs fine.

I use two stage process - first say...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-28-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,736
Posted By BobT
Re: WK2 Wheel Specs

Your Tvan guy is quite right. You can read more on these and following posts, http://www.jeepgarage.org/f190/265-60r18-at-tyres-now-available-in-lt-construction-50077-3.html#post795937 and here...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-28-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 120,495
Posted By Willx
Re: new lockpick for the 8,4 uconnect, 99% software

Hmmm, that might be an issue, here is the hardware list and I consider RG to be Europe whereas my friends down under are RJ. There is no global compatibility to the software.

I am also more than...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-28-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,736
Posted By Barboots
Re: WK2 Wheel Specs

Rather than speaking with the assembler, go to the axle or suspension manufacturer and ask direct.

I've found Vehicle Components in Queensland to be extremely helpful.

Cheers,
Steve
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-28-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 120,495
Posted By Barboots
Re: new lockpick for the 8,4 uconnect, 99% software

Russell this may be key to the problem.

I had installed the SRT stuff with my Customtronix. When I rolled back I noticed that the SRT splash screen and apps icon were still present. I quietly...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-27-2015, 04:13 AM
Replies: 13,364
Views: 1,036,315
Posted By SJandL
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

No worries. Will do it tomorrow.

Will ask VR to navigate to an address whilst stationary and repeat whilst on the move.

Will capture build sticker on drivers door at the beginning of the vid...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-22-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 448
Views: 30,515
Posted By Red PeeKay
Re: Off Road 18"s

Russell, my spare is a full sized BFG (same size as those on the car), however it's mounted on the black steel rim the spare came on. I've had to take the plastic storage bins out to make it fit,...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-20-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 448
Views: 30,515
Posted By fireball
Re: Off Road 18"s

just put on x5 bridgestone d697 on the stock 18s to replace my stock kumho20s yesterday.

have to say they are no louder than the kumhos.handled the brisbane wet weather in the road just fine. ...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-14-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 32,047
Posted By Wadeaus
Re: ARB Bullbar Delayed

I believe there is some flex which is why there's a decent gap between the bar and body panels. The liners were secured to the bar on my prado and these felt liners aren't exactly rigid, I'll be...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-23-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 13,364
Views: 1,036,315
Posted By SJandL
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Just adding also Russell that the Uconnect version on our MY15 KL is V14.29.9

One of the owners of a MY14 KL asked his dealer whether this was applicable for his vehicle and could they update it...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 11-04-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 120,495
Posted By michaelk
Re: new lockpick for the 8,4 uconnect, 99% software

correct.

you can read back thorough the thread- but if i recall it gives an error that the official version is not properly signed.

Who knows what they do at that point.

If they walk away...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 11-04-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By jacko15
Re: Rear view camera blurry

You could try reinstalling the update. I'm not having a problem with mine.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 10-18-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 13,364
Views: 1,036,315
Posted By SJandL
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

I found this report from last month with regards to the Ford system. A new thing for them also so perhaps, and hopefully, Chrysler's Uconnect system will follow suit with a new version that enables...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 10-16-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,447
Posted By ExcursionDiesel
Re: Whistling/whining noise when engine running

$30 bucks for an OBD2 to Bluetooth adapter and Torque App for your smartphone...you can see boost with that, and a whole lot more. It will read and reset codes and has custom graphical guage screen...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 10-14-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 806
Posted By seedar
Re: Anyone installed a 240v inverter ?

OK finally taken a couple of pictures of the inverter installed. Just come back from a desert trip and all worked very well. Install right on top of battery under drivers seat. Just fits nicely....
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