Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Search Forums

Join Jeep Garage Today
Showing results 1 to 40 of 416
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: vnbWK2
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 12-05-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,473
Posted By vnbWK2
Can't tell you how many times I left my sunroof...

Can't tell you how many times I left my sunroof open only to find out the next morning. Automatically closing the sunroof would certainly be a nice option and also adding to the key fob.
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-14-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,293
Posted By vnbWK2
Already had both front hub/bearing assembly...

Already had both front hub/bearing assembly replaced by the dealer as per the TSB (see my previous post above). Made no difference whatsoever. Also had the road force balance done numerous times...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 11-12-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 468
Posted By vnbWK2
Definitely possible. My wife did this for a few...

Definitely possible. My wife did this for a few months on her Honda Crv.
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-12-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,293
Posted By vnbWK2
They put my Jeep on a lift one foot off the...

They put my Jeep on a lift one foot off the ground and had all four tires spinning to see if they could visually see any tire out of round. They were all good according to them. Then they balanced...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-12-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,293
Posted By vnbWK2
Well the new rotors fixed the steering wheel...

Well the new rotors fixed the steering wheel shimmy when applying the brakes but I occasionally still feel the shimmy between 65-70 mph. This is after multiple road force balancing and a good balance...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-02-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,078
Posted By vnbWK2
I have this one and works great. ...

I have this one and works great.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B00139YMUQ/ref=pd_aw_sims_8?pi=SL500_SS115&simLd=1
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 10-23-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 779
Posted By vnbWK2
Re: My first Grand Cherokee

Congrats and welcome!
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 10-20-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,293
Posted By vnbWK2
Re: If you have wheel balancing issues in NJ- Read!

Update: Unfortunately I still have the vibration so I basically wasted money on the re-balance. The dealer is replacing my front rotors tomorrow under warranty since I also get the vibration when...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-23-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
Did they use the Road Force balancer or regular...

Did they use the Road Force balancer or regular balancer to fix?
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 09-23-2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,293
Posted By vnbWK2
Re: If you have wheel balancing issues in NJ- Read!

I think I have a slight vibration by my feet, but that may be from the front tires, I'm not sure. I think I will just do the fronts for now to see what happens. If the shimmy disappears, then I'll...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 09-23-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 425
Posted By vnbWK2
Re: Shimmy dilemma.

My dealer did the same thing. Shimmy was gone for 3 months then returned. Go figure. Which wheels/tires do you have? I have the Limited with the 18" wheels and Michelin Latitudes.
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 09-22-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,293
Posted By vnbWK2
Well, I might as well try. One thing that was...

Well, I might as well try. One thing that was never done was balancing these tires on a regular balancer. All the balance attempts to get rid of the shimmy was with a Road Force balancer. If it...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 09-22-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,293
Posted By vnbWK2
I sense a bit of sarcasm.

I sense a bit of sarcasm.
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 09-22-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,293
Posted By vnbWK2
I just called Euro tire as I am 30 minutes from...

I just called Euro tire as I am 30 minutes from there. I mentioned your experience with Bill and also mentioned your post on this forum about the dreaded shimmy. He was quite appreciative of your...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 09-22-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 425
Posted By vnbWK2
Shimmy dilemma.

Finally had the chance to go to a tire shop Saturday, they put both front wheels on the road force machine to check how my dealership did the RFB a few weeks ago. Front left read 9 front right read...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-20-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
Also, while the wheels were off I had the chance...

Also, while the wheels were off I had the chance to confirm that the dealership did replace the hub/bearing assembly. Nice shinny new hubs.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-20-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
Went to a tire shop this morning, they put both...

Went to a tire shop this morning, they put both front wheels on the road force machine to check how my dealership did. Front left read 9 front right read 3. We both agreed that was pretty darn good...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 09-16-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,462
Posted By vnbWK2
Re: When Is The next JGC complete Redesign?

FIAT - Fix It Again Tony

Let's hope not.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 09-12-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,686
Posted By vnbWK2
I've been battling the steering wheel shimmy...

I've been battling the steering wheel shimmy since I took delivery a year ago. Five visits to the dealership for road force balancing, a wheel alignment and just recently had them replace the front...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-06-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
They ordered the assembly, called me to let me...

They ordered the assembly, called me to let me know the part came in and they installed it. They said they also did a road force balance again. I think I need you remove the wheel and brake rotor to...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-06-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
So I still have the shimmy!!! Not happy. I just...

So I still have the shimmy!!! Not happy. I just thought I would check if I could see the new hub and bearing assembly they installed. These are pics from the inside of the wheels as I had the...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 09-06-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,878
Posted By vnbWK2
I assume they did it right.

I assume they did it right.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 09-06-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,878
Posted By vnbWK2
Just had mine done yesterday. Look like they did...

Just had mine done yesterday. Look like they did a good job.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-05-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
So I picked up my Jeep from the dealership after...

So I picked up my Jeep from the dealership after replacing the front hub/bearing assembly. Drove on the highway on the way home and was only able to get up to 55-60 MPH due to traffic. No shimmy but...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-05-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
That sucks. Well I just got a call from my...

That sucks. Well I just got a call from my dealership informing me that my Jeep is ready. I asked about the shimmy and of course they said its fixed. We'll see. I will post back with results when I...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-05-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
Wow, so with the new Purely tires you still get...

Wow, so with the new Purely tires you still get the shimmy.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-05-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
What brand of tires do you have?

What brand of tires do you have?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 09-04-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,461
Posted By vnbWK2
When I dropped off my Jeep at the dealership...

When I dropped off my Jeep at the dealership yesterday to have the brake booster recall done, the service writer made me aware of the vanity mirror recall. I pretended I wasn't aware of it. He said...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 09-03-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,461
Posted By vnbWK2
Just got mine in the mail yesterday.

Just got mine in the mail yesterday.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 09-03-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
So I dropped off my Jeep earlier today at my...

So I dropped off my Jeep earlier today at my dealership. Tomorrow they are doing the brake booster recall and the TSB for the steering wheel shimmy, which is replacing the front wheel\hub assembly....
Forum: Members Rides-Showoff 09-01-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,962
Posted By vnbWK2
Wheels look good.

Wheels look good.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 08-19-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
I have an appointment with my dealer on 9/4 for...

I have an appointment with my dealer on 9/4 for the brake booster recall and TSB for the steering wheel shimmy. When they performed the TSB which eliminated your shimmy, was that all they did at...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-15-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,626
Posted By vnbWK2
Was it the front Hub and Bearing assembly that...

Was it the front Hub and Bearing assembly that they replaced in TSB 22-003-14? They just ordered the parts for mine. Im not too optimistic about this fixing it.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-04-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,684
Posted By vnbWK2
They should first concentrate on getting rid of...

They should first concentrate on getting rid of the misaligned body panels.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 07-29-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
" one of the best balancing machines ". Was it a...

" one of the best balancing machines ". Was it a GSP9700 Road Force Balancer?
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 07-27-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 33,351
Posted By vnbWK2
I think what you are describing is normal. Mine...

I think what you are describing is normal. Mine does the same thing.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 07-25-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,214
Posted By vnbWK2
Re: Uconnect 14.25.05 is Available Online

Damn. Just recently had the dealership instaall 14.05.3 and have been getting the jitters. Next oil chnage I'll need to mention 14.25.05.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 07-24-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
Re: steering wheel vibration - TSB 6-11-14

Just called a local tire shop to find out how much they charge for a road force balance. Does $30 per tire seem ok?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-22-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 684
Posted By vnbWK2
Re: Vibration wheel shimmy TSB?

I think they would still do it.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 07-22-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,673
Posted By vnbWK2
Shimmy still gone?

Shimmy still gone?
Showing results 1 to 40 of 416

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:18 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community

JeepGarage.org is in no way associated with or endorsed by Chrysler Group LLC.