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Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-28-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By SilverLimited
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-27-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By SilverLimited
Need Torque spec for front sway bar retention bracket bolts

Replacing the original sway bar bushings on my 2005 GCL with Mopar bushings. Anyone know the torque specs for the bushing retainer bolts?
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-02-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 201
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Burning smell, HVAC blower related

Problem found -

When this problem first showed up, I thought it smelled like something burning, but it had more of an oil odor vs. electrical. I checked best I could the valve covers, but it was...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-02-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 201
Posted By SilverLimited
Burning smell, HVAC blower related - PROBLEM FOUND

Have had a problem the last couple of weeks with a burning odor inside the car especially noticeable when sitting at a stop light for an extended time. There is no burning odor when the HVAC system...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-28-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 199
Posted By SilverLimited
RAQ Head unit randomly switching modes

The RAQ head unit on my 2005 GCL has started acting up.

It will randomly switch from one mode to another, while in Sirius (SAT)
mode the unit will simply change over and start playing a CD. ...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-16-2015, 11:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 229
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Dash lights

Have your battery/charging system tested, along with checking connections at the battery terminals. If the problem is happening regularly your headlamp multifunction switch might be acting up. If...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-16-2015, 11:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 229
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Dash lights

Wrong Jeep generation, both of the above are WK's (2005-2010)
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 12-31-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 315
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Help! Slipping in front somewhere.

The subject of using aftermarket vs. OEM diff and transfer case fluids usually ends up a beating a dead horse fest on these forums.

I can't speak for the aftermarket stuff since for the most part...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 12-31-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 315
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Help! Slipping in front somewhere.

Have you recently changed the fluids in the front and rear axles and transfer case? These are normally 30,000 mile service items. Without the proper diff fluid and friction modifier what you...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 12-31-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 315
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Help! Slipping in front somewhere.

I had the same u1417 code that pointed to only the left front wheel. You need to find a shop that can read all the codes. I also had a code associated with the left rear speed sensor that was...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 12-19-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,836
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Service 4wd system

Interesting that you mentioned the "rain" one of the things I noticed was both the IP lamps and throwing the code had a tendency to show up the day after rainy (heavy) days. I'm pretty convinced...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 12-19-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,836
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Service 4wd system

Yes they are.

My 05 Limited AWD 5.7L started throwing "service 4wd system" and "service ABS" lights/codes intermittently last year. They would clear on the next ignition cycle for days and weeks...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 12-02-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 573
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Drive Line Vibration Mystery

Agree with above about correct mix of friction modifier.

Also are you getting any codes? Is the "service 4WD" or "service ABS system" icon lamps illuminating in the instrument cluster?
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 12-02-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 211
Posted By SilverLimited
2005 WK Limited RAQ radio problem

The RAQ radio in my 05 Limited has recently started acting up.

Two problems intermittently occur.

1. While playing in the Sirius mode, the radio will change to CD mode.

2. While operating...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-06-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 501
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: 2005 GCL AWD front wheel speed sensor/bearings

All the codes pulled indicated wheel speed sensor issues on both the front and rear left side. Initially I was just going to replace the wheel speed sensors front and rear, but with 133k of use on...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-05-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 501
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: 2005 GCL AWD front wheel speed sensor/bearings

Replaced both front hub bearings and sensors with new Timken assemblies along with the rear wheel speed sensor. Hopefully this solves the intermittent service abs/service 4wd system codes.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 09-30-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 501
Posted By SilverLimited
2005 GCL AWD front wheel speed sensor/bearings

The left front wheel speed sensor on my 2005 is throwing a U1417 code intermittently. Lights up the service 4WD and Service ABS system dashboard icons. These typically clear after a few start...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 06-04-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 458
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: 2001 broken passenger side mirror glass - need recommendations

The assembly was fine, remote adjustment and heat functioned fine. I picked up the mirror at Advance with the online discount it was less than $10. Installed and all is well.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WJ 06-02-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 458
Posted By SilverLimited
2001 broken passenger side mirror glass - need recommendations

The passenger side mirror glass recently shattered on the 2001 GCL. The mirror assembly is both powered and heated. The assembly is fine, adjustment functions and mirror heater power work...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 04-25-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 541
Posted By SilverLimited
05 Limited, chrome side door moulding questtion

The chrome door molding on my 05 Limited's rear door is loose and rattles. All the other doors are fine.

Does anyone know exactly how that piece is attached. I suspect that the clips are a...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 03-29-2013, 09:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,936
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: 2005 Limited Front suspension clunk

UPDATE:

Had the sway bar end links replaced last week, seems to have corrected the problem.

thanks to all for the comments and advice.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-24-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,936
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: 2005 Limited Front suspension clunk

No noise between shifting between P R D, etc. I had the bad one when shifting in rush hour type traffic between 1 - 2 that proved out to be the isolator they replaced at 75k. I thing it was top...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-24-2013, 07:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,936
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: 2005 Limited Front suspension clunk

Your referring to one of the two "isolator bushings" ?

I think the center one was replaced at about 75k miles.
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 02-23-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,936
Posted By SilverLimited
2005 Limited Front suspension clunk

I have a 2005 Limited 5.7L (AWD), current mileage is 107,000 and have owned it since new. Very well maintained. I had the front struts replaced about 10, ooo miles back, along with the rear shocks....
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 11-02-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,950
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: 01 Limited 4.7 occasional no start problem

UPDATE --- :thumbsup:

Swapped the relays back on 10/12 and to date have NOT had a starting failure in 3 weeks. Will leave the relays in the places they are in. Can live with the horn being non...
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-12-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,950
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: 01 Limited 4.7 occasional no start problem

Thanks for the tip on the relay(s). Swapped them this morning, we'll see what happens.

mac
Forum: Troubleshooting/Problems 10-09-2012, 02:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,950
Posted By SilverLimited
01 Limited 4.7 occasional no start problem

We have a 2001 Limited 4.7 in the family owned since brand new. In the last couple of weeks it has developed a intermittent starting problem. The car has just over 125,000 miles it, and the starter...
Forum: Suspension/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-29-2011, 10:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 983
Posted By SilverLimited
Tire circumference mismatch on same axle

I just had a tire on the rear axle warrantied out due to a nail to close to the sidewall. I've been running Goodyear Fortera Silent Armor 245 65 17's on all four corners for years. The current...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 09-11-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 14,338
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Any glitches after weeks of driving?

Is the shudder problem mentioned basically the same that the WK 5.7's experienced?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 07-26-2010, 09:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,305
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Key-off drain excessive on 2005 Grand

Here's a link that might help with identifying the fuses protected components. Look at the section at the very end, IOD circuits.

The drain your seeing may be normal. Some of these components may...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 07-14-2010, 10:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 813
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Driver seat movement, sliding, rocking

That's what I'm talkin' about. Now to find out why and how to fix it.

Hopefully someones had this problem and they actually repaired it. I plan to have the service director take it for a ride...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 07-14-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 813
Posted By SilverLimited
Driver seat movement, sliding, rocking

Anyone out there notice a problem with there drivers side front seat having a slight sliding foward movement & click noise when stoping, and then the same movement/noise when accelerating?

I've...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 05-13-2010, 09:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 777
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: New Hemi owner

You'll get a number of different recommendations on this question.

My $ .02 - have used 87 for approx. 95% of the 65,000 miles on my 05 Limited 5.7

Haven't had any operating issues. ...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 04-22-2010, 07:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 970
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: common problem or not

Had this problem with my 05 a couple of years ago. If I remember they were leaking at a connection behind the grill on the passenger side. Dealer replaced the lines, leak fixed.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 04-06-2010, 08:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 626
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Question for you WK guys...

Just had my 05 Limiteds replaced a couple of months back. The upper header tinting on each windshield is completely different and if they have smartbeam and auto wiper use of the wrong windshield...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-31-2010, 07:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,818
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Headliner Rattle!!!!! SOO ANNOYING!!

Same problem on my 05 for a couple of years, haven't found out what it is yet. Comes and goes. Sounds like its just over my left shoulder at the top of the rear drivers side door. So far one of...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-26-2010, 07:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,167
Posted By SilverLimited
Replacement Shock Recommendations 05 Limited 5.7L

Getting ready to replace the original shocks on the 05 Limited (61,000 mi).

Any recommendations on the following appreciated:

1. Mopar OEM's
2. KYB's
3. Monroe Reflex
4. Mopar Commander...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 03-05-2010, 07:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,175
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: smartbeam and rainsense

There are also two different windshields used, one specific for rain sensor and smartbeam operation.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 02-28-2010, 08:43 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 10,078
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Tune-up question on a WK?

thanks, exactly what I was looking for.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK 02-26-2010, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 797
Posted By SilverLimited
Re: Commander wheels?

All the Commander OEM wheels should be interchangeable with the WK's.
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