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Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 01-05-2016, 06:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,111
Posted By XKTrail
Re: BFG All-Terrains or Rugged-Terrains

I can't give you an actual honest opinion, as I haven't had a lot of opportunity to drive them in ice conditions. That being said however, as is with any tire without studs-probably not very well.
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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 12-31-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,128
Posted By XKTrail
Re: fog lights go off when brites are on

Highly Doubtful that it's a DOD requirement-unless the Department of Defense is now in the automotive business. More than likely it's the D.O.T. you were referring too?


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Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 12-13-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 802
Posted By XKTrail
Independence Day II - WK2 makes an appearance

So in the online trailer for the forthcoming Independence Day II flick the Jeep WK2 makes an appearance in the first opening moments. Actually 6 of them do, fully kitted out with brush guards, roof...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 12-08-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 677
Posted By XKTrail
Pennzoil Euro 5W-30/Amazon Coupons

For anyone in the states, currently Amazon has Pennzoil Euro 5W-30 for $49.99/case + $10 free coupon = $39.99 case/no limit. If you have prime, then its free shipping as well. Currently out of stock,...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 12-06-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,742
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Code P20EE

http://www.greendieselengineering.com/SelectProd.action?prodId=38&manufacturer=Green+Diesel+Engineering&category=Grand+Cherokee&name=Grand+Cherokee+EcoDiesel+%28WK2%29+Hot+Tune+&model=+


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Forum: Tech Tips DIY/How To 12-06-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 490
Posted By XKTrail
Re: WK2 front bumper removal

http://youtu.be/4sGyx8wAxdA

It's pretty easy. It will feel like your going to break something- you won't. Just pull harder.


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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 11-25-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 8,661
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Who regrets buy the diesel?

Just turned 46000 miles on my '14. Not one problem whatsoever, and still runs tip-top.


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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 11-25-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,062
Posted By XKTrail
Re: WK2 Full Harness Protection Shield by Shield Productions for Jeep GC EcoDiesel &G

I'll throw my $0.02 out there for all it's lack of worth - Having recently added the shield from Rex just increases the level of confidence I have in my JGC. The quality of the product exceeds what I...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 11-25-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,670
Posted By XKTrail
Re: 4x4 capabilities

So when did Subaru, Mercedes and BMW get a select-terrain/snow mode traction management system that allows for user select-ability?? Who else on your mythical list has such??? Your making vague...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 11-25-2015, 01:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,670
Posted By XKTrail
Re: 4x4 capabilities

If the JGC in question has selec-terrain, putting it in the snow mode and then just driving it is brilliantly simple, and absurdly wonderful. There are no other vehicles comparable, save for Land...
Forum: New Members - Welcome! 11-23-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 13
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Factory block heater on 2014 GC diesel

The block heater is on the left side of the engine if your standing in front of the radiator. Yours may NOT have the Mopar extension attached and that is why it's difficult to locate. This page from...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-10-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 642
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Need Help Choosing

I to shared your concern when I moved from the P rated to the LT rated load range E on the BFG's. I have not been disappointed yet. Ride actually improved, as I feel a bit of the soft squishiness has...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-31-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 870
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Fog light bezel removal

It's maybe 10 minutes to do the first one. After you've got it figured out - the opposite side is simple.


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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-31-2015, 04:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 870
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Fog light bezel removal

The whole assembly does not get removed. Removing the two screws allows you to remove the bezel but the light assembly stays in place.


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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-31-2015, 04:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 870
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Fog light bezel removal

The plastic rivets(Tuf-Loks) inside the fender well are also removable. They are designed to be reused


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Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 10-29-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 642
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Another Tire Thread

I'm running a new set of the BFG ATs 275/65R18. I was very concerned about them being an LT rated tire, as I was very concerned about the degradation and ride quality. Not inflating them past 40 psi...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 10-24-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,258
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Is your JEEP fixed?

I'll put together a short little narrative and throw it up on here Sunday-tomorrow afternoon. It's pretty much a straightforward easy job, took maybe all of about 30 minutes. What concerns me more is...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 10-23-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,258
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Is your JEEP fixed?

Cleaned the EGR pipe this afternoon, just wanted to see what was going on in the after-combustion process. Anybody want some oily soot? Half a can of engine degreaser and half a can of parts cleaner...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 10-13-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,331
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Yet another tire thread: your viewpoints welcomed!

The tire shop is in a small south central Wisconsin farming town - honestly, I think they are oversized for the the town, but they had 9 bays and every one of them was doing tires, and there was a...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 10-12-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,331
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Yet another tire thread: your viewpoints welcomed!

61326


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Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-09-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 667
Posted By XKTrail
Mopar cargo mat--limited/overland/summit owners

Take the bars out - flip you cargo cover over and unthread the acorn nuts. Push on the threaded ends to push the bars through the cover. Flip your cargo cover back over-presto change o'...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-02-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Aux Switches & UHF Radio

Look towards the manufacture spod for possible solution. The produce a very trick digital touchscreen switch bank that is virtually limitless in its switching ability. Pricey, even by US standards,...
Forum: Audio/Video/Navigation/Alarms 09-29-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,946
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Can you stop the radio from coming on automatically?

Turn the volume down to zero prior to shutting the vehicle off. Next time you start it - no radio.


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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 09-09-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,061
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Console - surprise double tray.

If you take the part number that was so kindly posted by MOFSteel (5108051AA) and plug that into the search box on eBay, then scroll down and look for a dealer from Oregon - with sell price of $18...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 09-02-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,048
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Hypermiling the Diesel JGC: Max Range, 700, 800, 900 Miles?

15-20,000 miles or so.


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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 08-28-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,635
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Ineptitude at its highest degree

It would appear, from the outset - most of the problem posts stem from early build 2014 models. From my June build I have yet to see any of the problems associated. I have a friend that has a May...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 08-28-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 949
Views: 66,585
Posted By XKTrail
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee Map Update

That's a special kind of awesomeness right there!


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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 07-11-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,373
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Mopar Rock Rails - Not Happy.

So the Mopar TrailHawk rock rails on my 2014 EcoDiesel must be a figment of my imagination. The apparition has been there for 32000 miles.....


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Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 07-10-2015, 12:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,183
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Pennzoil for Diesel

MS-11106


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Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-19-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 744
Posted By XKTrail
Re: 2014 Lifted WK2 >>> BBS, BFG, OME,

Thank you for the reply, and the added info. Certainly adds to my desire to do my '14 EcoDiesel.


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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 06-19-2015, 12:10 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,163
Posted By XKTrail
Any experiences with Console Vaults?

-I have one in my 14. My XDS 45 fits quite well in there, but will only lay flat if its unloaded.


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Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 05-29-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 19,033
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Mopar Rear fog LIghts

Contact Jeep_addicted member on here - he custom designs/builds harnesses for the rear fog lights and should be able to solve your problems.


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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-25-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,055
Posted By XKTrail
Re: GC Diesel actual payload stickers

Mine reads 1050#


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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 05-22-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,055
Posted By XKTrail
Re: GC Diesel actual payload stickers

Have 2014 limited diesel 4x4 without a sunroof, with off-road I, trailer tow and navigation. Mine is rated for 6800# with 18x8 wheels. I pull a all-aluminum 7x16 wedge nose(7x19) that weighs 1990#,...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 04-18-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,756
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Turbo whistle

Because the mainstream purchasers and the lame stream media want QUIET vehicles - anything that isn't as quiet as the Prius across the street is to loud.


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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 04-13-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 1,052
Views: 84,772
Posted By XKTrail
Re: DEF INJECTOR and Harness protection group buy

I had found that the same thing on mine, but a rubber mallet allowed me to decrease the amount of bend - presto, problem fixed. No "modifications" were required, and being that the plate is...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 04-08-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 945
Posted By XKTrail
Re: excess DEF consumption

26200 miles. Beyond the initial fill at the dealership, one added about 10 gallons of DEF. I never fill it full. Average is 1 gallon per 1150 miles. Driving mixture is 70% highway. Jeep is 10...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 04-06-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 19,150
Posted By XKTrail
Re: JeepEcoDieselFix fuel caps!!

What's the selling price of the desk paperweights?


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Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-02-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,290
Posted By XKTrail
Re: EcoDiesel got rear-ended this afternoon....

I use the 30% number based upon the information I received from a national wholesale buyer that showed me through recent car auctions that a vehicle of my caliber would've brought pre-accident...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 04-01-2015, 08:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 579
Posted By XKTrail
Re: Diesel cetane levels and performance/MPG?

The higher the cetane rating The greater your fuel economy will be. Average here in the states is 40 to 45. Have heard that some Shell stations have a higher rating, but unable to find any in...
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