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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 07-19-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By K1500Z71
Re: Draining DEF

Agree. You'd also think that the manufacturers would tweak the injection algorithm so that more is used as it degrades rather than simply triggering a fault if the expected NOx reduction doesn't...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 07-17-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By ExcursionDiesel
Re: Draining DEF

If I ever have that tank pulled, I'm installing a drain valve in it. Whoever designed a tank to hold a perishable fluid and didn't include a drain is a freakin idiot.
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 07-17-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By 2009RavenR1
Draining DEF

I learned you can drain the DEF tank yesterday (seems most think you can't).

To drain the tank:
1. Tank is right behind the hitch
2. Remove lower skid plate via 6 10mm bolts.
3. Remove 3 star...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-16-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 241
Posted By LabRatICMP3
Skid plate problem

I was driving 70 mph down the highway and the front skid plate came lose. The Front two bolt holding the skid plate had come out, and the front of the skid plate dropped to the road. :eek: Had to...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 07-16-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 22,466
Posted By dom42
Re: DEF INJECTOR and Harness protection group buy

Im trying to do the math right now on a king shock 2.0 and 2.5 " ( resi)coil over that will bolt on and work for all models. Then for the rear im gonna start with making some coils ( not sure if im...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 07-16-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,429
Posted By Koko
Re: Incorrect DEF - See dealer

Chrysler's last piece of advice was "drive it at 55-60 mph for 40-50 minutes and the countdown until no restart should go away." The dealer, after 25 days with the vehicle, was too busy to get to it...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-15-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,773
Posted By 14SummitHemi
Re: Attention JGC Overland or Summit owners....

Fair warning to all curb "snuggers" when parking straight up against sidewalks (and some parking lot stops) with the front. It is surprisingly easy to get your front lower fascia over too high a...
Forum: Off Road Modifications 07-12-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By No One
Re: Red Cone Pass 2014...Pics!!!

Webster Pass Road blocked by an ice wall...not the one on Game of Thrones.

http://i741.photobucket.com/albums/xx53/LewWK_bucket/IMG_0120.jpg...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 07-12-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 9,852
Posted By Scottina06
Re: serious question for my SRT brothers??

We were released today and Max is doing very well! My wife posted a VERY nice update last night. Check it out on the giveforward.com page! Max has received many compliments this week and it makes us...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-11-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,848
Posted By vzwman
Re: Heated Washer Solvent Kit

I had the kit installed on my new 2014 Overland. I did not like it because it keep pushing washer fluid back thought my spray nozzles on my hood. Dealer said it was normal because of the water being...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-11-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,747
Posted By argue4u
Re: My first recovery didn't go so well

Tires are new stock Michelins, but they have always been adequate. I've actually forded that area where I got stuck numerous times, but recent rains must have changed the landscape a little bit. For...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 07-11-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 799
Posted By overlandguy
Vanity Mirror Recall

Chrysler to recall 900,000 SUVs to fix mirror wiring: Thomson Reuters Business News - MSN Money (http://money.msn.com/business-news/article.aspx?feed=OBR&date=20140711&id=17768423)

I don't think...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 07-09-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 9,852
Posted By Scottina06
Max is out of surgery and it was a complete...

Max is out of surgery and it was a complete success! Thank u for all the well wishes and prayers!
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 07-08-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 9,852
Posted By Scottina06
Re: serious question for my SRT brothers??

Just to keep all my brothers updated....we have ben in WPB for 2 days now....today we did all the pre-op stuff today. Surgery is tomorrow at 1130ish pm edt. Please continue to pray for my boy Max! ...
Forum: Off Road Modifications 07-05-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 216
Posted By BigCat
Slide Lake and Mosquito Pass, Leadville CO 3 July 2014

Did a loner day trip out to Leadville just my dog Ringo and me, so although he's photogenic he isn't much help taking any action shots. We went to Slide Lake first. The tallest mountain by the lake...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 07-04-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 495
Posted By philbytx
Interesting Diesel Fuel Article from Chevron

Also, I recently noticed that some local stations (Shell for one) that used to carry "straight" diesel have now the "up to 5% BioDiesel" stickers next to the pump.
...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 07-02-2014, 03:07 AM
Replies: 481
Views: 22,466
Posted By Rumline
Re: DEF INJECTOR and Harness protection group buy

Today I had the honor and privilege to be the first recipient of the DEF injector skid plates. I met Dom at his shop in Fullerton and he threw the plate on real quick for me. I promised him I'd...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 07-01-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,041
Posted By Lygriek
Re: Transmission & Oil Temperatures

I see that others are posting their 2014 Ecodiesel towing experiences, so thought I would share as well.

Just a few weeks ago I was towing my off road/utility trailer, loaded to about 3800#. Power...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-25-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,898
Posted By Ranger1
Re: 2014 ecodiesel in shop

Agreed, too early to tell if the Bosch fuel system issues have been addressed or not. There has been one other report of a JGC diesel HPFP failure on this site, here:...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-24-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,441
Posted By ExcursionDiesel
Re: Just filled up with Off Road Diesel

Update: I ran the full tank of ORD through. I noticed excessive regens on this tank. Apparently this fuel was substandard. It regened daily, sometimes within 60 to 100 miles. I added a healthy dose...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-24-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 344
Posted By DSYLEXC
Re: License plate frames - flexyframe

I've had one on the front of my jeep for about a month now...pretty decent product. I have the HD version.


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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-23-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,898
Posted By Ranger1
Re: 2014 ecodiesel in shop

Petro,

The high pressure fuel pump used in the 2014 GC is a Bosch CP4.2, an aluminum body pump that has a well documented history of catastrophic failure on the same diesel fuel that the prior...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-18-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 945
Posted By Emersonjeep
Re: Oppo Review Of GC

Iced98LX, I agree with your concern about the rise in the temperature guage when towing up inclines, but I am persuaded both by my expeience and by many other responses on these threads, including...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-17-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 945
Posted By iced98lx
Oppo Review Of GC

I wrote up a brief review of the Diesel Grand Cherokee and posted it here:

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Diesel: Oppo Review...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-16-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 431
Views: 58,487
Posted By Recon ZJ
Re: 2014 GC "EcoDiesel" OWNERS!!! Review..

I had the oil changed at 4042 miles at OC Jeep in Costa Mesa. Prices came down on the oil @$6.09/qt. and $39.60 for the filter; labor was $25.00. Then I headed to Moab, Utah - about 1800 miles...
Forum: Tech Tips DIY/How To 06-16-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 844
Posted By MC Hammer
Added remote garage door button to centre console

Hi from Australia

I was sick of having my remote for the garage door lying around the centre console. Sometimes I would be fumbling around to try and find it so I decided to add a button to the...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-16-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,642
Posted By Roki303
Re: $50k+ is a lot of money for a new vehicle...

I had the same quandary while buying my Jeep. At 45k it is a lot of money. I could probably buy fully loaded Subaru outback for 10k less which would work for me.

The question for me was really:...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-15-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 603
Views: 64,496
Posted By jlaskin
2015 Grand Cherokee - Features & Changes

Happy Father's Day to all those fellow Jeep fanatics celebrating with friends and family here on the forum!


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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-14-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 772
Posted By Peter.T
I have now added a couple of pics of my catch can...

I have now added a couple of pics of my catch can install. Working well, now scavenged 15ml oil in 1800km.
pics of bracket cut from 10mm aluminium plate and pic of cardboard rough template.
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-12-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,441
Posted By ExcursionDiesel
Just filled up with Off Road Diesel

I am pissed. The station advertised diesel on their sign and had a multi grade pump with 2 handles...one for gas, one for diesel. The price was the same as any other station in the area. I was...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-12-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 22,466
Posted By Rumline
Re: DEF INJECTOR and Harness protection group buy

Here's the link in case anybody is interested: Rock Slidder Washer (http://www.fourtreks.com/rock_slidder_washer.html)
EDIT: Holy crap they want over $10 to ship two washers, and I'm not that far...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-12-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,642
Posted By whartung
Re: $50k+ is a lot of money for a new vehicle...

Here's the thing.

We can talk all day long about the hows and whys that we got our Jeeps, but you're the final arbiter. Our reasons aren't your reasons.

The Jeep is an expense. It's money down...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-11-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,464
Posted By SW03ES
Just returned from an 800 mile round trip to southern WV in my new 2014 Overland...

As the title says, just returned from an 800 mile round trip in the Jeep, which now has 1,850 miles. Trip included 325 miles each way of highway 80MPH stints with heavy mountain grades, country...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 06-10-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 465
Posted By bill_de
Saw this in Diesel and SRT forums ...

... please read. Somebody could use some help.

http://www.jeepgarage.org/f222/diesel-owners-unite-75803.html

If this was already posted here, I missed it. Plus, this is worth repeating.


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Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-10-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,063
Posted By joenjulie
Re: Diesel owners unite!

donation sent. if every member gave $25, or $50 bucks, what a difference it would make. I'm sure we all have a few bucks somewhere to give.
I'm pretty sympathetic to this, especially the...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-10-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,679
Posted By rew001
Re: Service DEF - See Dealer

FYI,
1st error at 400 miles on vehicle - broken DEF injector.
2nd error at 11k miles on vehicle - broken DEF injector.
3rd error this morning at 13.5k miles on vehicle - I'm sure it'll be a broken...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-09-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,041
Posted By Emersonjeep
Re: Transmission & Oil Temperatures

There has been no posting here for awhile, so everyone may feel that the issue of high temps when towing up steep grades in the mountains has been pretty thoroughly explored. But I will add my...
Forum: Members Rides-Showoff 06-08-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 523
Posted By GMWK2
Cracking day on the North Shore

No story - just an incredible winters day.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 06-08-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 9,852
Posted By PHANT0M
Re: serious question for my SRT brothers??

Donated.. I only posted once on this whole forum so far so i don't know you all well but i know by observing everything on this site, that you put a lot of hard work into this site and i will be...
Forum: 2014+ Jeep Grand Cherokee Ecodiesel 3.0 06-05-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 602
Posted By ferntree
Recall - cruise-control

Statement: Cruise-Control Software Update
June 5, 2014 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Chrysler Group is recalling an estimated 10,700 SUVs most of which were in dealer hands or in transit to dealers to...
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