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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 08-14-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,422
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Re: Not available? Mopar Rock Rails for 2015 JGC Diesel

The standard Mopar rock rails have a rub rail that protrudes from the main rail. The Trailhawk rails do not have this. The Trailhawk rails are more discreet while sacrificing a bit of protection.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-19-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 818
Views: 102,089
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Re: 2016 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Is Start/Stop only on the 3.6L? Any word on if and when it may come to the Diesel?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-26-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,220
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: Jeep Loaner vehicle thoughts ( 2015 Trail Hawk Cherokee)

More speeds does not equal better. The ZF8 speed and the ZF9 speed are complimentary products not competing ones. The 8 speed is designed for high torque, rear wheel-biased operation. It is used...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-22-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 379
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: Emergency door issue

Check Fuse 24 under the hood. It should be a 30 AMP pink fuse according to the owner's manual. Check to make sure it hasn't jiggled loose or blown.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 05-13-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 10,350
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: WK2 rear brake turn LED's installed. VLED V3 Triton with pics

Expensive yes. But it really is a super simple install.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-10-2015, 01:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,299
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Re: 2015 GC Altitude ... turning off DRLs?

Grab the PDF one off the Jeep site. this was for the 2015s
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-05-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 589
Views: 90,907
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee REFRESH

I wouldn't mind that if they dash-mounted it, like they did in the RAM. It really saves zero space if they leave it on the center console.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 11-29-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,445
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: Synthetic Oil and Your Warranty - Dealer Nonsense

Don't ever go back to that uneducated service advisor. From page 601 of the 2015 Grand Cherokee owner's manual (page may vary on prior year manuals):

Synthetic Engine Oils
You may use synthetic...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 11-25-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,610
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: Live from a stuck Jeep

You need these: MAXTRAX: Vehicle Extraction & Recovery (http://www.maxtrax.com.au/) Great for finding a solid surface on mud, snow, etc.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 09-01-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 1,203
Views: 200,436
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Re: 2015 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

There was just a refresh for 2014 model year. There will be another refresh for 2016. This will be relatively minor tweaks to the front and rear fascias, interior updates, technology updates,...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-14-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,695
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Re: My first recovery didn't go so well

When leaving a maintained surface, it is always a good idea to travel with a second vehicle if at all possible. You are lucky that the guys stumbled upon you.

Second, consider purchasing a...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-10-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 79,276
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Re: DEF INJECTOR and Harness protection group buy

One minor comment... that bolt in the center is going to get banged up off road. I would suggest a bolt head protector like this:

Bolt Head Protectors | Chief Products...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-21-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 11,885
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: Pay close attention on that walkthrough!!

Okay, I normally avoid these type of conversations. But seriously, FIRST WORLD PROBLEMS!

It may be annoying to have to deal with repeated trips to the dealer. It may make you angry that you...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-05-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 8,297
Views: 945,178
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Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing

The WJ exceeded the crash test standards that existed when the model debuted. Does this mean that the NHTSA will want to recall my 1955 Willys pickup because it does not contain air bags, tire...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-24-2013, 10:07 PM
Replies: 12,495
Views: 1,602,723
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

The diameter of the TIRE is the same.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-24-2013, 10:03 PM
Replies: 8,297
Views: 945,178
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee - Ordering Information and Pricing

When I ordered my Commander it was held for about six weeks in a warehouse while they worked out a bug in the power liftgate software. They didn't want to send it out with the buggy software, once...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-09-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 898
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: Trail striping protection

I found a few places online, including http://www.offroadmagnetics.com/

But be prepared to pay, most of the premade ones I have seen are well over $500. Of course thats cheaper than having your...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 02-09-2012, 08:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,946
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: My dealership must thought I was an idiot..

CEO of Jeep, Chrysler, Dodge, Ram, Fiat, Lancia, Alfa Romeo, and Ferrari.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 11-18-2011, 04:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,520
Posted By rubicontrail.net
Re: Dead reckoning, Bread crumbs and Mediacenter 730N

"Breadcrumbs" are known as "trails" in the newer manuals. The trail button is in the lower right corner of the map when you are looking at the full map screen.

Dead reckoning is not something you...
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