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Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-24-2014, 08:38 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Well it happened to the wife last night, but this time it came up "90% full drive highway speeds". She did what I told her and dropped it down a couple of gears to get the revs up and started driving...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-19-2014, 03:30 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Of the subject of cameras and Mother in laws, I have had a few days of and managed to keep the car of wife (Let her drive the old Patrol for a few days). I have washed, dried, vacuumed, polished and...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-19-2014, 03:22 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: Is DPF issue for 2014 CRD fixed now?

Dean2, something I have learnt after our second "limp mode" is always just ring Jeep Assist and let them get it to the dealer for you. They know the problem and will get a tow truck to get it there...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-17-2014, 11:01 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Well my crappy fisheye had grid markers on it and I could reverse to within 250mm of a pole and be right on the green setting. If I was to go to the red I think the pole would have been under the car.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 05-08-2014, 06:40 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

I no longer have the link to the camera I bought but just look on Ebay for CCD cameras which you can fit by splicing into the original wiring. this is a link for one for a Prado which might do it for...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-23-2014, 09:17 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Poor Buddy banged up the SRT in Sydney.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-26-2014, 07:23 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

We'll we have been in Adelaide since the 21st and seen a few GC's running around. We have a brand new SV6 Commodore to run around in (91km on the clock when we started) and I am in favour of the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-16-2014, 01:00 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: Is DPF issue for 2014 CRD fixed now?

We'll done about 140km since getting it back and fuel tank still reading full with 790km till empty. So if we can keep driving it while it makes it's own diesel I'm happy. If it goes limp mode again...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-12-2014, 10:24 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: Is DPF issue for 2014 CRD fixed now?

Yes car arrived after text the night before saying would be 7:30am instead. there it was still clean and running under full power. the only difference I am trying to sort out is why when I filled the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-11-2014, 01:12 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: Is DPF issue for 2014 CRD fixed now?

I think my DPF is fixed now since it through it's wobbly nearly 4 weeks ago, but still unsure as we still haven't seen the car yet. Starting to get really pissed of with the lying bastards at Jeep...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-04-2014, 10:50 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Yes it did Steve but its should be here today or tomorrow according to Jeep assist. Funny thing the Verve photo voucher for $1200 arrived today, posted on Friday, Australia post beat the GC back.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-04-2014, 09:25 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

So do the GC's have a boot ? Since the DPF problem on the 12th of FEB I can report it hasn't happened again, as far as we know because we haven't seen the car since it left on the 19th for Perth. I...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-04-2014, 12:21 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

The first one is the one I installed, but there are a couple of others you can also consider.
1 4" CCD NTSC PAL Waterproof CAR Reverse Backup Rear View Camera 480 TVL | eBay...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-23-2014, 10:55 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Thanks SNUKE, it would be nice if it actually did what is printed on page 29 that at 80% you should get a regen message. But I suppose they are not even sure seeing how most of the material is...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-19-2014, 08:42 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

That's the next option if this does not work out, hopefully it is returned early next week all sorted out. I may phone them anyway to see if I can get the Pilbara Toyota dealership up here to look...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-19-2014, 07:36 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Well the DPF saga continues for now, after visiting the Jeep mechanical rep last Thursday morning and being told he was waiting on his licence for the machine from Jeep (assumed renewal) please phone...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-13-2014, 11:55 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Well the old limp mode has struck again....The wife is not happy when she has to head of on the Broome road for 15 minutes and the DPF does not drop from 100% so has to turn around head home. May be...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-10-2014, 09:43 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

the difference between the Jeep camera and the $21 delivered camera
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-08-2014, 02:36 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

[QUOTE=chooke;956517]Gear Display
Gear display is so small but mainly because it is not backlit like the letter D. I'm not sure it this is a fault or whether it is another of those quirky Jeep...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 01-06-2014, 09:36 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Well received my $20.70 (delivered) CCD camera (from China) in the mail and spent just over 4 hours yesterday removing the crap camera they installed in the Laredo (did have to splice it into the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 12-29-2013, 08:38 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

We'll the Jeeps going through its first cyclone. Had to go for a drive first thing this morning and it handled the strong winds and flooding with ease. Now that it's Red Alert it's all tucked up...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-23-2013, 10:57 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Accidently bumped the gear shift forward today and the car went into neutral.... Does everyone else's car lock into drive or do they also slip into neutral?
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-18-2013, 01:08 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Regarding the fuel pumps, I just carry a pop rivet in the cars which works great as a pin for the pump handles and if you forget it there are always plenty more in a packet.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-13-2013, 04:03 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

No I put it on I bought 2 for about $12 delivered but decided against putting them on the guards so I have a spare if it disappears. Its all cast aluminium and well made.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-13-2013, 02:21 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

I've got a set of pry tools on order, so when they get here I will pull the tailgate apart and then decide on which camera I will buy. The price of buying one is nothing compared to Jeep Oz...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-13-2013, 12:23 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

well this what the camera looks like which they installed.


this is what it looks like from inside a big fish eye.... just realized everything is reversed as well!


So if it gets into the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-12-2013, 12:19 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

[QUOTE=SNUKE;928790]This is the part number for the 2011-2013 82212110

Jeep Grand Cherokee WK2 - Rear back-up camera (http://www.wk2jeeps.com/wk2_rear_camera.htm)

This has an installation...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-11-2013, 09:35 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Thanks SJandL, that is totally different than the camera they put into mine. When it comes home tonight I will get a photo and put it on to show what they are giving the Laredo's, I don't care if it...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-11-2013, 08:52 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Sorry SJandL I actually meant a pic of the camera itself on the back of the car.:D
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-11-2013, 08:12 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Do the Limited and Overlands have a CCD or CMOs camera.

Could someone post a pic of what there camera looks like to compare with what we are receiving on the Laredo's.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-11-2013, 08:03 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

How do you manage to get a "3.0-litre four-cylinder turbo-diesel V6." It would have to have 6 cylinders to be a V6 or are they being ripped off?:lol:
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 11-11-2013, 01:30 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Well we had our camera fitted which took them nearly a week and its not worth the plastic they are made from.
1. It points so far down you can read the number plate.
2. It has the dynamic grid...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 10-26-2013, 11:12 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Well dropped the car in at the service agent here at 7am to get the reversing camera and mudflaps fitted, (12 pin plug still an issue) and received a phone call at 1.30pm and asked to come down. half...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 10-09-2013, 08:56 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

I had my towbar installed at the dealer before we picked it up and had the break controller fitted and Anderson plug for under $1900.00 but they installed a 7 Pin Plug instead of 12 Pin. I have also...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 10-07-2013, 02:29 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

I have had mine sent up from Perth last week and it is going into the service agent here on the 26th to be installed along with the mud flaps and having the 7 pin plug changed to the required 12 pin...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 10-02-2013, 02:17 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

I am trying to remember who purchased a My14 in Karratha, I am trying to find out the name and number of the service agent there. The dealer has posted my reversing camera and mud flaps up, I can fit...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 09-16-2013, 10:32 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Giving up on expecting to fit rear recovery hooks, just bought a tow bar recovery hitch instead. this will do till 2016 when the rear recovery hooks will probably be available in Oz for the MY14.
...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 09-09-2013, 10:11 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Just ordered the Summit chrome grille replacements like Hymer did, as I to don't really like the Laredo slit grille, I prefer the Overland honeycomb, but for some reason you can buy the chrome ones...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 09-08-2013, 09:19 PM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Picked the Wee Beastie back up Saturday arvo, he still claims it was just dirty fuel that caused the problem. He done a DPF burn and cleared the filter and all seems good, it still has the same tank...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 09-06-2013, 09:12 AM
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Posted By Peanut
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Always use the same servo up here, but did fill up the tank in Broome the week before. It has only done 100km on this tank so I might get a sample and have it checked.
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