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Forum: Performance Modifications 07-11-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By JDebler
Re: Hypertech Interceptor Install and Review on WK2 3.6l

That's odd, I haven't had any problems of the sort. You might want to try contacting Hypertech.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-05-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,676
Posted By JDebler
Re: What's the verdict on LED headlight bulbs vs. HID?

And here's the update.

As it got dark, I went out and clicked them on just for a quick look. Here's a couple of comparison shots against my garage. Of course, the Jeep is on an angle so that...
Forum: Performance Modifications 07-05-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 259
Posted By JDebler
Forum: Performance Modifications 07-05-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 259
Posted By JDebler
Re: Hypertech Interceptor Install and Review on WK2 3.6l

Other than gaining a couple of miles per gallon? Nope...which is fine by me. Works fine still...no error codes, etc. Very happy!
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-05-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,676
Posted By JDebler
Re: What's the verdict on LED headlight bulbs vs. HID?

I reserved this weekend to testing them. I tested one. Here's a quick vid I made...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=amxfTKbq8xM

I left my current driver side Silverstar zXe bulb in to...
Forum: Performance Modifications 06-24-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 259
Posted By JDebler
Hypertech Interceptor Install and Review on WK2 3.6l

I wanted to try out the Interceptor for my 3.6l WK2 and decided to make a video about it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wr6eR-XWmVw

If you don't want to watch the video, I am pretty happy...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-04-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,676
Posted By JDebler
Re: What's the verdict on LED headlight bulbs vs. HID?

I ended up buying some, but I haven't been able to install them.

I hope to get to it this weekend or next.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 05-19-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 21,863
Posted By JDebler
Re: 2011-2013 Foglight upgrade Option

The KB blog entry is based on my post #150 in this thread.

Here's the info on the Bushwackers:
http://www.jeepgarage.org/f176/bushwacker-fender-flares-installed-on-my-wk2-65656.html
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-06-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best Speaker/SQ Upgrade for under $500? 2012 Grand Cherokee w/factory sub

We only added up rough prices in our heads, but it came to well over $1,000 installed for decent stuff, including replacing the head unit.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-06-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best Speaker/SQ Upgrade for under $500? 2012 Grand Cherokee w/factory sub

New head unit, new amp, new sub all rewired. Basically, pulling the factory stuff out and replacing it. We didn't get to specific hardware because we both knew it was out of my range but we did...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-06-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best Speaker/SQ Upgrade for under $500? 2012 Grand Cherokee w/factory sub

Either do a full upgrade or leave it stock because he knows me and knows the sound I like and I won't achieve that by only upgrading part of the system.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-06-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best Speaker/SQ Upgrade for under $500? 2012 Grand Cherokee w/factory sub

I sat down and talked to a guy I know and trust who has been doing high-end custom stereo installs for many years.

Bottom line, his opinion is an "all or nothing" approach with this. I am not...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-05-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best Speaker/SQ Upgrade for under $500? 2012 Grand Cherokee w/factory sub

With hindsight being 20/20, I did indeed go too high with the specs. I thought for sure I was on the right track, but I guess you cannot learn from your mistakes if you don't make them. :)

Its...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-04-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best Speaker/SQ Upgrade for under $500? 2012 Grand Cherokee w/factory sub

Spent some time installing the Polk MM6501 components for the front and MM651 for the rear over the weekend. I didn't use the Polk crossovers supplied for either set. I also laid some Dyanmat...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-03-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best place to mount aftermarket crossover for front doors?

I dunno...haven't fully hooked it up yet. I spent all my time getting the crossover in the right place and decided I would need to finish it tomorrow. :)

If I knew then what I just figured out...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-03-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best place to mount aftermarket crossover for front doors?

So, I realize that I am replying to my own posts...which is odd...but hey...if it helps someone.

Anyway...I think I did all that work for nothing, because I was looking at things. There are two...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-03-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best place to mount aftermarket crossover for front doors?

Figured it out. In case anyone runs into this in the future, when switching to a 6.5 from the 6x9 a Scosche adapter plate moves the 6.5 off-center. I did some test fitting, and opted to mount the...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 05-03-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By JDebler
Question Best place to mount aftermarket crossover for front doors?

So I am in the middle of installing new component speakers for the front doors of my WK2 and I have never done this kind of install before. I want to mount the crossovers in the right place.

What...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-28-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best Speaker/SQ Upgrade for under $500? 2012 Grand Cherokee w/factory sub

Perfect! I figure that once I make this step, I can evaluate the next one.

Again, the help is appreciated!
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-27-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best Speaker/SQ Upgrade for under $500? 2012 Grand Cherokee w/factory sub

Okay, after going back and forth all weekend long, I just ordered up the Polk MM;s for the doors.

Question...do I need to use something like Dynamat behind the speakers when I replace them or use...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-23-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best Speaker/SQ Upgrade for under $500? 2012 Grand Cherokee w/factory sub

So I have been doing some more digging.

I can go with what Crutchfield suggests and stay well below my budget...big time. But...I don't think I will do that.

Or, I can go with the Focal ISS...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-23-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By JDebler
Re: Best Speaker/SQ Upgrade for under $500? 2012 Grand Cherokee w/factory sub

$500 bucks or less. (See thread title :D)



Cool, I am on the right track in that department then. I have been reading here and there in this forum, and that I do know for sure. Thanks for...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-23-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By JDebler
Question Best Speaker/SQ Upgrade for under $500? 2012 Grand Cherokee w/factory sub

In another thread, I replaced the center speaker with a Polk DXi350. Now I want to keep going and I would like to replace the rest of the factory speakers as well.

I am looking for suggestions on...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-20-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 21,863
Posted By JDebler
Re: 2011-2013 Foglight upgrade Option

I emailed JWSpeaker about this and they replied that they are "approximately 4500 Kelvin".
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-18-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 21,863
Posted By JDebler
Re: 2011-2013 Foglight upgrade Option

I still love these fog lights and I would have been just as happy if I had paid the $360. It is just just the cool factor...it is the effectiveness. I swear they are as bright as my...
Forum: Visual Modifications 04-15-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By JDebler
Re: WK2 "Laredo" Emblem in Mineral Gray (OEM)?

I'd love to. I think. Who is Nate? :)
Forum: Visual Modifications 04-15-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By JDebler
Re: WK2 "Laredo" Emblem in Mineral Gray (OEM)?

I must have dreamed it or something...just got this back from JustforJeeps...


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Forum: Visual Modifications 04-15-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By JDebler
Re: WK2 "Laredo" Emblem in Mineral Gray (OEM)?

No biggie...I emailed Just For Jeeps and asked if they knew of it.

At the most, I will have to just make it myself. :)
Forum: Visual Modifications 04-15-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By JDebler
Re: WK2 "Laredo" Emblem in Mineral Gray (OEM)?

Fire me a link if you can. I checked there. They have the "4x4" and "Jeep" emblems, but not the "Laredo" emblem in that color that I could see.
Forum: Visual Modifications 04-14-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By JDebler
Re: WK2 "Laredo" Emblem in Mineral Gray (OEM)?

I checked all the online companies, eBay, etc. and I am striking out.

It was on a white WK2, I am assuming 2014 because of the different taillights as I was walking by it. I was hoping someone...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 04-13-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 19,344
Posted By JDebler
Re: Replaced my 2014 Overland Dash Speaker

As a follow up to this, I finally did the installation. Took maybe 15 minutes...tops...taking my time. Super easy.

I can tell there is a change, I can hear better highs from the center area. Not...
Forum: Visual Modifications 04-12-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 478
Posted By JDebler
Question WK2 "Laredo" Emblem in Mineral Gray (OEM)?

I thought for sure I saw a mineral gray "Laredo" emblem on a 2014 WK2 a month or so ago but I am struggling to find a part number so I can order one.

I haven't had the chance to check at the...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-02-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,676
Posted By JDebler
Re: What's the verdict on LED headlight bulbs vs. HID?

Those are similar to the style I saw at SEMA. I am seeing more and more companies carrying them. The price is all over the place and I am willing to bet they all come out of the same building.
...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 03-11-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 19,344
Posted By JDebler
Re: Replaced my 2014 Overland Dash Speaker

I found this on Facebook, posted by Polk Audio directly to the same question on their page (but in reference to a 6.5" speaker)
https://www.facebook.com/polkaudio/posts/418873128582



I am...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-11-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,953
Posted By JDebler
Re: LED Light Bar Build Thread - Pic Heavy

I hope no one finds this to be a stupid question...but how hot do the face of LED light bars typically get? The first thing I thought of was does it get hot enough to melt the part of the grille...
Forum: Off Road Modifications 02-16-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 45,556
Posted By JDebler
Re: New RRO leveling kit, Done the right way!!!

I think someone has done it, mentioned earlier in this thread. I would consider doing it as well...but I think I only need an inch to level it out right.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-13-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 19,344
Posted By JDebler
Re: Replaced my 2014 Overland Dash Speaker

Sorry, didn't see the reply until now. I haven't had a chance to make the swap, and I likely won't for a while. My garage is full of another project at the moment.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-13-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 19,344
Posted By JDebler
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-03-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 19,344
Posted By JDebler
Re: Replaced my 2014 Overland Dash Speaker

I ended up biting the bullet and getting a pair for a lot more than I should have paid. I have the connectors coming in from Crutchfield shortly. If anyone is interested in the extra speaker, PM me...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 02-03-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,676
Posted By JDebler
Re: What's the verdict on LED headlight bulbs vs. HID?

If I were to get a set to try out, what kind of tests should I run?

Color, cutoff, throw distance?
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