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Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes and Exhausts/Superchargers/Turbos 07-09-2016, 10:09 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,420
Posted By simplewon
Re: Jet 180 Thermostat for 2014 GC SRT Part #

The jet shouldn't be throwing a code. I would take it back out for inspection/replacement less others chime in. Had mine in since purchase in 2014 with no issues. It could be air in the system. There...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 04-22-2016, 07:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,243
Posted By simplewon
Re: '14/15 Shifter Recall

It's not like it is not lit up on the top of the shifter and on the dash telling you what gear it is in. It was awkward when we first brought her home and I told my wife to make sure you look to see...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-02-2016, 08:52 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,395
Posted By simplewon
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 04-02-2016, 07:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By simplewon
Re: Ditching the Run Flats

Don't blame you for the change. I two have no experience with those. I went with a narrower parada. Love them.
Forum: WK2 SRT Showoff 03-15-2016, 07:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 960
Posted By simplewon
Re: Half Mile Racing in a Jeep?!

Great job. Love all those rides. Especially yours.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-17-2016, 10:54 AM
Replies: 3,530
Views: 284,861
Posted By simplewon
Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

I also have the same piece. Yes it's a pain to install but nothing to bad. Still looks new.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-29-2016, 07:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,516
Posted By simplewon
Re: White Letters on Altitude?

Sos pad or scrotchbrite will bring them right back to new when they get curbed or just dirty..... looks good.
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes and Exhausts/Superchargers/Turbos 01-16-2016, 11:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 801
Posted By simplewon
Re: Having problem with my 2014srt

Not likely an alignment issue. Half of second difference. I'd run a tank of shell or bp through it and try again.
Forum: Engine Performance/Intakes and Exhausts/Superchargers/Turbos 01-16-2016, 07:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 801
Posted By simplewon
Re: Having problem with my 2014srt

What's your tire size?
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-09-2016, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 628
Posted By simplewon
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-04-2016, 07:34 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 14,086
Posted By simplewon
Re: well she's on air.

Great install by Ray. Nice mod. Congrats.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 12-26-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 3,530
Views: 284,861
Posted By simplewon
Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

I'd check with the dealer. They'll probably come after it but the rotor and pads hold it together unlike an old rear drum brake axle that pops right out. Wouldn't want to go far and watch for tire...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 12-26-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3,530
Views: 284,861
Posted By simplewon
Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

Hub bearing is shot otherwise known as a wheel bearing. Causes are oversize tires, pot holes, curbs or using tires that are worn uneven over a lot of miles or a defective part. They will fix you...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 12-07-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,272
Posted By simplewon
Re: Thinking about getting an SRT

lol, I called dealers asking if they allow anyone to drive the srt before I bought. I went where it had only 3 miles on the odo and was kept inside.
They offered a laredo up for a test drive but I...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 04-23-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 900
Posted By simplewon
Re: Identifying Options

Add the vin to the end of the http url after paste the url in the browser with no space after the =

Then hit enter
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 04-20-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 3,530
Views: 284,861
Posted By simplewon
Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

It dropped about almost an inch with the 800lb tongue but I have the load leveler bars that level it right back after they are installed. Pictured I'd just removed them and they are laying on the...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 04-19-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 3,530
Views: 284,861
Posted By simplewon
Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

Added a 28 foot travel trailer and went camping. Is that srt abuse....
Tows very well. Just manually shift so the tow shift patterns don't
over rev like it's trying to pull twice the weight. ...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 04-11-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 3,530
Views: 284,861
Posted By simplewon
Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

Ride quality, with the awd I don't need the width as I'm not putting it on a track.

The narrow will handle rain much better also.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 04-11-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3,530
Views: 284,861
Posted By simplewon
Re: What did you do to your WK2 SRT today?

Tires came in today. I took it to the dealer for the install.
After getting back home I gave her a bath.
265 50 20 YOKOHAMA PARADA SPEC-X P265/50R20 R20.
I cannot believe how smooth and easy to...
Forum: Audio/Video/Navigation/Alarms 04-02-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,479
Posted By simplewon
Re: Radar detector advice

radartest.com

Then reviews
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 04-01-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By simplewon
Re: Mopar Trailer Brake Module

It has it which made for simple plug n play of the controller.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-30-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By simplewon
Re: Mopar Trailer Brake Module

Another thread on an older model non srt shows a picture.

The mopar instructions state to the right of the obd2

Pic looks as if it's to the left.

I will have to take a look. Hate to pay...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-29-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By simplewon
Mopar Trailer Brake Module

Does anyone know if the 2014 SRT has the connection to simply plug n play this if the SRT has the factory towing package?

82213173 Integrated Trailer Brake Controller Module.

Also the non Mopar...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-17-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,202
Posted By simplewon
Re: Winter Rubber on OEMs?

Have you had any trouble from mounting these on the 10 inch rims. The tire sales companies are telling me I can't go narrower than the oem tire on the 10 inch rim. Are they just trying to sell me a...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 02-12-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,266
Posted By simplewon
Re: lifetime bumper to bumper?

Wow, it wasn't offered to me, who wouldn't do that if they'd known about it. How sad.....
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-10-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,555
Posted By simplewon
Re: your history with Jeep

The 5.9 and 5.2 are mostly interchangeable parts except the crank and rods. Bore and stroke are different. Both are great.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-10-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,555
Posted By simplewon
Re: your history with Jeep

5.9 is like the the 318, the 5.7 is the newer hemi

Another amazing 5.9 is the old lil red express dodge truck. Rare and high now. Those were also mustang bruisers.


I have had my 5.9 since...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-10-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,555
Posted By simplewon
Re: your history with Jeep

1980 Cherokee Chief 4d 360 amc
1979 Cherokee Chief 2d wide track 360 amc
1979 J10 360 amc
1994 Grand Cherokee 5.2 limited
1998 Grand Cherokee 5.9, still have it
2006 Commander 5.7 limited
2014...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-01-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,170
Posted By simplewon
Re: Poor Fuel Economy?

My 14 gets 13 average city only normal driving. 19 interstate only 79mph eco off shifter set sport mode.

I have not tried eco on in the city but eco on the interstate drops the mpg running 70 or...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 12-29-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,255
Posted By simplewon
Re: 15 SRT hardships within first weeks...

Sorry to hear the trouble you've had. Glad you have it fixed though the two week wait would have sent me into a fit.

I've looked for the "Also read an article about a 2015 GC tested by cars.com on...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes 12-15-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,282
Posted By simplewon
Re: Raising an SRT WK2?

2 inch taller and much softer springs become available. I'll bite.

I didnt get it to run at a track.

Only redlights.

I would love it ride as good as my 98 5.9 zj instead of rougher than...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 12-07-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,755
Posted By simplewon
Re: Changing the SRT 6.4 oil filter

Changed mine today. I used the oil filter end cap wrench. Tap it on the end of the filter then uses a 3/8th inch ratchet to loosen. Take the end cap wrench off before loosening enough to cause it to...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 11-16-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,637
Posted By simplewon
Re: Adaptive Cruise warning

Correction, I read all the srt threads.

I just read your post in the non srt section about this issue.

Looks like I'm not the only one who has seen the feature change.
One other claimed to...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 11-16-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,637
Posted By simplewon
Re: Adaptive Cruise warning

Problem is I read all the threads, I just don't remember them.

What i do remember is using the feature showing it off to my four sons many times.

Now the feature is gone.

From the manual...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 11-16-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,637
Posted By simplewon
Re: Adaptive Cruise warning

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pbK5gp0ULbw

This shows it has it. Edmonds review shows it has it. Truck trends shows it does not.

If FCW kicks in. It notifies you.

I have shown the feature...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 11-16-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,637
Posted By simplewon
Adaptive Cruise warning

When I purchased Dec 2013 my srt would come to a complete stop if needed while using adaptive cruise.

Several software updates later I nearly hit a car that stopped in front of me
while using...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 11-10-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,742
Posted By simplewon
Re: Finally Got Her Done (For Now) - Photos

Looks great. Personalized. Love it.
Forum: WK2 SRT Showoff 11-03-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,984
Posted By simplewon
Re: White MY15 SRT OZ

Congrats, awesome ride.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 10-26-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 684
Posted By simplewon
Re: Nokian Winter Tires

I'm thinking the wrangler duratrac...same size.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 09-14-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,315
Posted By simplewon
Re: Stone damage on rear doors

Front edge of the rear fender flares on mine are chipped pretty bad already at only 6k on the odo
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