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Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 07-03-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,321
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2014 SUMMIT HEMI 5.7lDO YOU WANT A CORSA CAT-BACK EXHAUST?

As far as I know the factory systems are all one piece except for the drivers side rear most muffler (or resonator...whatever it is) that is held on by two bolts to help facilitate installation and...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-02-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,101
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Complete 2011 to 2014 conversion

Id just modify the factory harness like you guys, but I have the lifetime max care on mine so I don't want to modify the harness for fear of being denied claims in the future - whether they are...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-02-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,101
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Complete 2011 to 2014 conversion

Subscribing as well since I'm looking to do this as well. I'm currently working towards a plug and play harness for the 2014 lamps. I cannibalized a set of leveling motors from a Durango to get the...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 07-02-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,321
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2014 SUMMIT HEMI 5.7lDO YOU WANT A CORSA CAT-BACK EXHAUST?

Ryan,

I can't confirm because I have the Hemi, but from various pictures I've seen and posts I've read, the only major visible difference between the V8 and V6 exhaust systems is from the...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-30-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

Gotcha. That's what I was hoping the feature was - headlamps turning a bit. Like I said, the wife's Infiniti has it. I wouldn't mind it if I had it, but I'm not about to spend extra for it I don't...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-30-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

Great to know. What exactly is the AFS feature? I haven't been able to find much detail in a few casual web searches. At first I was concerned that it was the leveling, but figured that made no...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-29-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

So I'm at the point where I need to buy lamps...this may seem like a dumb question but I can't seem to find any good info. What are the AFS lamps vs non AFS? I have a 2011 Summit and want to keep...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-21-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

Leveling motors arrived yesterday. Time to see if I can find the connector.

Cannibalizing these isn't going to be easy if that is the route I have to take but I'm going to give that a try today...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-18-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

Yep, been scouring the web for any and all info I can find! I'm close I think.

No problem, I know how that unexpected travel deal goes. For the last 10 years I would travel up to 80% for work...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-18-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

Sounds like the leveling motors are shipping today from CA. I should have them in a few days and then I'll see about getting the connectors off that I need intact. If I can get those, I'll order...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-18-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

...I guess I did until this! :lol:

I hadn't looked closely enough I guess at the fender flares. I figured I'd take things a step at a time - get the lights in first. Then take care of the gap. ...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-18-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

:lol: I kept checking...and checking again...and checking again. I just couldn't see why this setup wouldn't work! Tenacity and google....

My brother had his own custom car shop for a while...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-18-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

That stinks if that is the case...BUT if you will indulge me for a moment -

I believe in one of your posts about converting the 2011-13 halogen to 2011-13 bi xenon you specified mopar P/N...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-17-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

Looks like I MIGHT have gotten lucky. I found a site that supposedly had 3 leveling motors from a Durango. I bought a pair since they were only $9.98 each. Hopefully they have them because their...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-17-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

Ok, took a quick look with a good LED flashlight and got some info off the leveling motor. Valeo makes them, found 2 numbers on it that I'm going to start looking up - PPGF20 and 89077898. I'll see...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-17-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

Yes, I've certainly been scouring the web and these forums for information. Between your projects and pbalias (HUGE helps, BTW!), along with various connector diagrams and other sources I was able...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-16-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 634
Posted By MxRacer965
Help with 2011-13 factory bi xenon to 14 bi xenon

Ok guys, need some help with identifying and sourcing connectors. I am hoping to make a harness to adapt the factory 2011-2013 harness to the 2014 bi xenon lamp for vehicles that had factory HID...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-14-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,475
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2011 factory HID to 2014 factory HID coversion

Hey pbalias, tried to PM you but your message box is full!
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-12-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,475
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2011 factory HID to 2014 factory HID coversion

I'm prepared to swap the front clip. Cheaper than buying another car! I'm just looking for some help with some info. Is there a plug n play harness coming or some detailed wiring diagrams? I'll...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-10-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,475
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2011 factory HID to 2014 factory HID coversion

+1 again for more details please! I'm wanting to do this too!


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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-07-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,475
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2011 factory HID to 2014 factory HID coversion

Hey pbalias, any chance we can get some good details on what it took to do the swap, details on what wire went where, where you got parts from, etc? I'd love to do the same, even if there is no plug...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 06-05-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 845
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Air suspension question

'11 Summit, 33K miles. Zero problems with anything except losing radio presets.


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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 05-21-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,475
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2011 factory HID to 2014 factory HID coversion

SWEET! This is exactly what I want to do with my '11 Summit! DETAILS please! Or even better, a plug & play harness!?!?


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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 05-18-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 21,608
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2014 Jeep OEM Projected headlight to OEM HID headlight

Must. Have. 2014 headlights.

Sooooo...who is good with electrical that can do 2011 with factory bi-xenon to 2014? ;-)

In my past doing CAD, etc I never got into electrical schematics so I...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 05-05-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 21,608
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2014 Jeep OEM Projected headlight to OEM HID headlight

David might be trying to ask if you already have the factory HID, will the self-leveling function of the new HID work...

I seem to believe that would be a big NO since I assume this harness will...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 05-04-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,563
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Borla vs. Corsa

Yes, I agree that the Corsa sounds louder. Borla sounds very quiet like stock, but with a different tone. Corsa sounds louder and raspy. I think the Borla is too quiet. Just stay with stock, why...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 05-04-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,520
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2014 Black JGC Overland with Black SRT Spider Monkey replica Wheels

Just measured my Summit in park mode. 17" from center of wheel to plastic lip on fender.


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Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 05-03-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,585
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: SRT reps with Hankook tires installed

The M has Cooper Zeon RS3-A's on it now and it is night and day different from the Hankook that were on it, in a good way.

I really wish Pirelli made the Scorpion ATR in a size that fit because I...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 05-03-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,585
Posted By MxRacer965
SRT reps with Hankook tires installed

It was the Ventus V4. Awful tire. So bad I never want to give Hankook another chance. It literally had no redeeming quality. Tons of road noise (that a luxury car couldn't tone down), terrible...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 05-03-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,585
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: SRT reps with Hankook tires installed

Love the rims! Hate the tires...wife's M45x had Hankook and they were so awful I swore I'd never own them again. But to each their own!

My tires on my '11 Summit are nearing EOL and I've been...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 05-03-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,563
Posted By MxRacer965
Borla vs. Corsa

Oh, and I just put my Summit on off-road 2 on the quadra lift and crawled under. By myself. You can do it without lifts, extra people, etc. if you do it yourself I found it is easiest to install...
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes/Exhausts 05-03-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,563
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Borla vs. Corsa

I've removed and installed the Corsa system a few times. Last time was about 1 hour. It isn't that hard. Just make sure you keep all the joints loose so you can adjust at the end. Get some...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 05-03-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,520
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2014 Black JGC Overland with Black SRT Spider Monkey replica Wheels

Looks like it is in park mode of the QL. Mine looks super low too when I use it.


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Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 05-02-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2011 wk2 transmission slip?

Sorry, saw you made reference to a dealership. Take it elsewhere for a 2nd opinion.


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Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 05-02-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2011 wk2 transmission slip?

My 1-2 up shift was sloppy and slow (2011 Summit 5.7). Hated it. Got a Diablosport intune and a hemifever tune. Firmed the shift up nicely. Before going while hog on a tranny rebuild that...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-26-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 21,608
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2014 Jeep OEM Projected headlight to OEM HID headlight

Soooo no plug and play hope for those if us with factory bixenon already is what I gather...

I get that one connection is proprietary but is that the only issue? I'm not sure that I would care...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-25-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 21,608
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2014 Jeep OEM Projected headlight to OEM HID headlight

Oh, 2011 Summit, looking to go 2014 HID because...well...you know. New lights look nice! If I can't figure out a nice looking filler for the bumper I'll go so far as to put the 2014 Summit front on...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-25-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 21,608
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: 2014 Jeep OEM Projected headlight to OEM HID headlight

Been lurking on this thread for a bit waiting to see how things transpired.

Looks like halogen equipped folks will be all set soon...but what those of us with factory HID already? Maybe that...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-22-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,860
Posted By MxRacer965
Re: Zeigler Extended Warranties

I did end up doing lifetime max care through Ziegler. Price was my only reason for doing so. I'll still avoid them unless absolutely necessary, and recommend nobody purchase a vehicle from them.
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Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-10-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,860
Posted By MxRacer965
The dealer network is why I had originally...

The dealer network is why I had originally dismissed owning another jeep. I was replacing my 2004 WJ Limited and liked the vehicle but hated the dealers. We bought my wife's Infiniti M45x CPO from...
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