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Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 10-06-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,302
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Recommendations for a UHF CB Radio

I have a Icom IC-400pro installed in the passenger well (yes, bracket screwed to the side panel, sad about that). This also allows the unit to operate cooler.

Power is fed by tapping into the...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 06-26-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By BlackLimited
Over the next few days after the leak was...

Over the next few days after the leak was discovered the A/C ceased to function properly.

The condenser cracked where the pipes enter into it.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-13-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Aircon Gas Leak

It did turn out the condenser was cracked. Getting replaced under warranty.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 06-13-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Mystery fluid...

The system comes loaded with dye from the factory.

Turns out the condenser was cracked and now is getting replaced under warranty.

I also pointed out the front diff was leaking so that will...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-07-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,768
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: How often do you clean your ride

Once or twice a week depending on how muddy it gets.....:D
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-07-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 353
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Aircon Gas Leak

I waiting on confirmation this week after the long weekend to find out if I have a possible leak as well.

Mine was more of a visual indication. This post indicates the possible leak.
...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 06-07-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Mystery fluid...

A/C still works and there hasn't been any issues or lights.

It does continue to leak however tracing it has been difficult. Looks like a end cap to one of the radiators, which makes me think it...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 06-07-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Mystery fluid...

My coolant is orange OAT...and it has slight oil feel between the fingers, hence why I am stumped.

No dealer service centres are open atm due to a long weekend here in aus.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 06-06-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 885
Posted By BlackLimited
Mystery fluid...

G'day fellas,

Did a walk around this morning and noticed this odd fluid front left (RHD) of the vehicle.

Initial thoughts was coolant but it's OAT so definitely not that. Not power steering...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 06-06-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,677
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Brake Booster recall

In aus the parts aren't available for a few months.....and I got the letter in May.
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 01-31-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,424
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Diesel Fuel Additive

I haven't used the product you referenced but it does look good on paper.

Having tried a few for my WK2 I have settled on liqui-moly diesel boost atm. Another product I like is redline 85 plus for...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-25-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,769
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: WK2 CRD Electronic Throttle Control Fault

Hi,

Mine threw the electronic throttle warning light around Xmas. It was due to high fuel rail pressure readings......however my vehicle is chipped. :D

I originally thought it was the MAF...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-21-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,777
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Jeep Customer Service and DRL's

Well, it's now at the stage that ACCC is involved and the Dept of Transport and Infrastructure has taken a keen interest in this issue. The Dept of Transport and Infrastructure are the government...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-21-2013, 02:43 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,826
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: 20" Tyre Thread

From memory around 350 a tyre and that was from Jaxs Liverpool. The tyres have done 10k and I am more then happy.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-16-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,777
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Jeep Customer Service and DRL's

Update on the issues with the globes. Jeep Australia have now pictures of the issues and they do seem "concerned" with this problem. Particularly after I described the Tail lights as a melting fire...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-15-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,777
Posted By BlackLimited
Jeep Customer Service and DRL's

I would like to know if anyone else has contacted Jeep Customer Service in regards to DRL/Tailights replacement?

I am getting a bit annoyed with JCS (Jeep Customer Service) for not knowing about...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 01-10-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 662
Posted By BlackLimited
What is your favourite distillate?

I thought I might start a thread to see who runs what and where. Also what they found to be good or not.

In Sydney I usually run Vortex Diesel and in QLD Ultimate when available.

The few times...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-10-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,648
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: 2012 GC with two front hooks!

I'll try and find the drawings but it was done over a few beers and no doubt it's in the shed somewhere. :o

The bolts are 10mm diameter and on the plates are 10mm thick with the bracing 8mm plates...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-10-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,683
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone else with burnt/damaged DRLs?

I'm running the stock globes at the moment so jeep can sort this issue out. Once I get the ok to run led and they provide the solution I have encouraged for them to provide to rectify this.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-10-2013, 06:55 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,683
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone else with burnt/damaged DRLs?

Even after having a whole headlight replaced (still waiting for the other front and rear) it has started show the same issue within a few weeks.

Jeep Australia has now given a case number for this...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-10-2013, 06:46 AM
Replies: 879
Views: 72,812
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Grand Cherokee + sand = FAIL

I hit Stockton for a few hours today and had no issue. Yes QL and My12 too. (Two custom front tow hooks, still chuffed about that :D)

However, I did dropped the pressures down to 1 bar (15PSI for...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 12-31-2012, 11:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,648
Posted By BlackLimited
2012 GC with two front hooks!

Hey guys,

Thought I might share a few pics of a great weekend of christmas beers, 4wding and some welding.

These were created by my father in-law who is a avid 4wd enthusiast and felt sorry for...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 12-20-2012, 01:03 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,683
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone else with burnt/damaged DRLs?

They did change the whole light assy and yes, the $1933 is the warranty price and retail is $3100. I only had the left side of the veh done (head/taillight) as they were still waiting for the rest to...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 12-16-2012, 04:58 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,683
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone else with burnt/damaged DRLs?

My Dealer is replacing both front headlights and tail lights this week at the 30k service.

I did ring Jeep customer service for the issue to be logged as such against the vehicle and the service...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 12-13-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,683
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone else with burnt/damaged DRLs?

I already have the DRL issues pointed out for my 30k service but I just checked my rear tail lights and the heat from the bulbs have burnt through the lenses directly above it!

I had pointed the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-25-2012, 01:18 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,826
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: 20" Tyre Thread

No rubbing at all height settings in any terrain including shopping speed bumps in carparks.

I have done some serious off-road tracks north of Sydney with the kuhmo's but my last trip destroyed...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-24-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,826
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: 20" Tyre Thread

I have had the 275/55/20 Coopers Zeon LTZ for a few weeks now.

Being a larger tire with bigger lugs I was prepared for the road noise but surprisingly it is not noticeable with the radio on....
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-13-2012, 05:45 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,253
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: 265/60R18 AT tyres now available in LT construction

Ordered through Jax Liverpool. Around 350 a tyre.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-09-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,253
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: 265/60R18 AT tyres now available in LT construction

I just recently installed 275/55/20 Cooper Zeons LTZ.

Definitely look the business.
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 08-01-2012, 04:27 AM
Replies: 621
Views: 66,404
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone tuned a CRD yet?

Honestly I did not take much notice considering it was already at a good price and my minister for war and finance wanted it :D
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 08-01-2012, 02:07 AM
Replies: 621
Views: 66,404
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone tuned a CRD yet?

Yep, 5 mins.

The last pic was taken playing around Upper Colo, north of Richmond a few weeks ago.

In regards to postage, it was only 4 days before it was in my GC. Tracking and all.
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 07-31-2012, 04:53 AM
Replies: 621
Views: 66,404
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone tuned a CRD yet?

Here are a few quick pics. I moved the Y-Harness forward so it can be seen a little more easier within the pictures.

It all sits behind the block and the wiring looks factory. I tried keeping the...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 07-30-2012, 06:38 AM
Replies: 621
Views: 66,404
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone tuned a CRD yet?

[QUOTE=GlennR;663139]...and last question, have you had a scheduled service since the install. Slightly concerned with tracablity voiding warranty, but based on your info, I think I'm sold!!! Many...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 07-30-2012, 05:11 AM
Replies: 621
Views: 66,404
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone tuned a CRD yet?

I have left the chip at the default settings and it's more then enough for the moment. The engine is noticeably stronger from 1-1200rpm and once out of the green zone the numbers fly by.

5th gear...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 07-28-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 621
Views: 66,404
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone tuned a CRD yet?

Installed the Racechip Pro from Germany.

http://www.racechip.de/racechip-chiptuning/Jeep-Grand-Cherokee-3-0-CRD-4278-r.html

Everything was done within 5mins of getting the packaged delivered...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 07-28-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 621
Views: 66,404
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Anyone tuned a CRD yet?

I have to say I was more then pleased after installing a chip. Definitely has made it less bothersome to drive in city traffic giving it the 'go' it needed.

The price after shipping is still one...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-06-2012, 03:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,916
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Trim Defect

I had the same issue with interior and exterior trimmings damaged either on delivery or in transit.

At the 10k service the dealer replace front left passenger door trimming, whole roof liner,...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-26-2012, 02:27 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,024
Posted By BlackLimited
Re: Which Diesel

I mainly use Caltex Vortex Diesel due to the low foaming formula and it's the closest! Just wish BP Ultimate Diesel was available in Sydney.
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