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Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 05-03-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,003
Posted By fireron
Re: Should I buy another WK2?

Chrysler bought back our Summit and we then purchased a Limited with everything but the QL. There are two programs, buyback and replacement. They are pretty self explanatory on how they work.

We...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-12-2012, 09:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,808
Posted By fireron
Re: 3.6 L Chrysler Pentasar engine problem

On a Wrangler forum a Jeep dealer has reported a bad batch of sparkplugs (cracked insulators) were sent out on some JK's. The problem showed up as a loud ticking and eventually some codes were...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 04-05-2012, 06:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 803
Posted By fireron
Re: longest Cargo Carrier without gate issue?

The Thule Ascent 1100 box is too long but fits downhills, and the Thule Ascent 1600 is fine but will not hold downhills. Check out Visual Garage for their Sharkfin antenna which may cut down on FM...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 04-03-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 26,654
Posted By fireron
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-03-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,480
Posted By fireron
Re: Air Suspension Again

To my understanding, you cannot do that with this system. I had everything done to diagnose mine and no dye was ever used. They brought in an engineer from Continental in Germany (who designed the...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-03-2012, 03:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,480
Posted By fireron
Re: Air Suspension Again

There are so many scenarios for this problem. Bad module, leaking lines, bad compressor, impoperly sized plastic lines and fittings and finding leaking lines means a fairly extensive teardown.

If...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-02-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,480
Posted By fireron
Re: Air Suspension Again

On my Summit, the problem was finally tied to improperly sized plastic lines and fittings which caused too high of pressure in the system making the left front not being able to completely raise the...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 03-27-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,135
Posted By fireron
Re: Huper Optik, Suntek CXP or 3M Premium

Huper Optik Stark is a closer factory match, the Drei is a more bronze color to me (even greenish to some). I have had both and I think (highly subjective of course) the Stark would be more pleasing...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-29-2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,259
Posted By fireron
Re: wheel locks?

Negotiating with Chrysler. I believe they will take good care of me on this, but I did have 32 straight days in the shop, just for that visit. QL is not the same in MB as it is in the JGC. Talked...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-28-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,259
Posted By fireron
Re: wheel locks?

I just bought some Gorilla locks in chrome from Discount Tire. The box shows part #DT82494/26145HTD
Lug style S/D Duplex
14MM x 1.50

UPC # 82494

Hope this helps
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-28-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,282
Posted By fireron
Re: Tow Group IV or not

Always, always order the heavy tow group. Best choice either for resale or possible future use. Better cooling and most of the time more items are upgraded than is listed. Great value from the...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-21-2012, 08:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,909
Posted By fireron
Re: Premium nappa seats in a Overland Vs Limited

Leather is a higher quality and the Napa leather is perforated for the cooling effect.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 02-13-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 35,045
Posted By fireron
Re: Winch Mount and bumper

I would vote for a bolt on unit. For me, I would like to see a simple 2" receiver mount so I could take the winch off when not in use. I have used this system for years and that way you can use one...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-23-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 13,568
Posted By fireron
Re: Quadra Lift Problem??

Buy back is almost a certainty at this point. The current problem seems to be the driver's side front suspension that will not activate, and there is no orange "up" arrow showing on the EVIC. The...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-20-2012, 02:08 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 13,568
Posted By fireron
Re: Quadra Lift Problem??

Well............I hate to be the bearer of bad news but it looks like my 2011 Summit is belly-up. Not only has the 730N been down for months but the Quadra Lift has gone down for the count and has...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-11-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,304
Posted By fireron
Re: In the shop

Just received a call that even with new lines and a module replacement the QL will still not go into ORII, or Rock. So............they have a call into the Area Rep (who has not returned their calls...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-11-2012, 06:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,304
Posted By fireron
Re: In the shop

I don't recall there being any difference really. Of course, mine has been without proper nitrogen charge for most of it's life and the fact that when it does get low it brings in outside air to...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-10-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,304
Posted By fireron
Re: In the shop

I have had mulitple problems with my QL. They have refilled the system twice, replaced the compressor, and they are currently replacing all of the lines from back to the front. Today they told me...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-09-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,019
Posted By fireron
Re: front seat fading issue

Do a search on this topic, there are already plenty of pics of the problem. I had both of my front seat bottoms replaced under warranty. The new ones are a little different in the texture, a little...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 01-09-2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 12,437
Posted By fireron
Re: Software Updates to the RHR

Just had an update call from Chryler's Customer Service regarding the 730N RHR issues many of us are having. I opened a service case on mine and the rep just told me it will be quite a while yet and...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 01-03-2012, 08:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,417
Posted By fireron
Forum: Wrangler-JK 12-20-2011, 09:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,208
Posted By fireron
Re: My New 2010 Jeep JK !!!!!

Congrats. First time I've seen those on a JK, looks good.
Forum: Wrangler-JK 12-15-2011, 09:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,498
Posted By fireron
Re: Question about dual top group?

Color matched hard top and/or fenders can be had on the Sahara and the Rubicon this year.
Forum: Wrangler-JK 12-13-2011, 06:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 858
Posted By fireron
Re: JKU Restriction

I'm getting to the time in my life where I can order what I want (almost). I can wait, have the money (mostly) and don't want to wish I had done it differently (hopefully). Nice to be in that...
Forum: Wrangler-JK 12-12-2011, 09:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 858
Posted By fireron
Re: JKU Restriction

The restriction must have been lifted as myself and others just received an e-mail for pre-production on our Wranglers. Finally................
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 12-11-2011, 03:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,024
Posted By fireron
Re: Question about Saddle Interior

Interesting story I heard from my dealer the other day concerning the leather dash on the Grand Cherokees. It seems all of the leather dashes are made by a small shop in Wyoming, in a small garage...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-08-2011, 08:50 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,838
Posted By fireron
Re: 730N RHR Deletes Addresses

I just spoke with customer service, twice. The first gal was absolutely awful. She knew nothing and just referred me to the dealership. Then she asked me if there was anything else she could help me...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 12-08-2011, 08:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,562
Posted By fireron
Re: U-connect phone book not updating - 730N RHR

Not much of a secret regarding the RHR. Seems to be buggy as hell. Mine is having all sorts of problems and dealership has been told not to replace units until the "FIX" comes out. So frustrated with...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 12-01-2011, 07:37 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,785
Posted By fireron
Re: HELP! Saddle finish wearing off.

I just had my passenger's side seat bottom replaced and the driver's side is on national backorder. The vendor must one of the worst ever as I have never had this kind of vehicle leather problem on...
Forum: Wrangler-JK 11-29-2011, 12:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 858
Posted By fireron
JKU Restriction

I recently ordered a JKU Rubicon and they are currently on restriction. Does anyone know or heard when they might be released for scheduling? Thanks
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 11-10-2011, 05:13 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,921
Posted By fireron
Re: Adaptive Cruise package - get it or skip it?

Bought the Tech package and love it, all of it. I miss the GC's ACC when on trips in my Superduty and find myself wishing it had it also. I would include it if available on any vehicle I buy in the...
Forum: Wrangler-JK 11-08-2011, 06:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 868
Posted By fireron
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-31-2011, 02:42 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 13,568
Posted By fireron
Re: Quadra Lift Problem??

I'm having trouble with my QL... again. It will not go into Off-Road II, and just jeeps running the compressor until it overheats (doesn't take long either). It has failed me every time I have tried...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-26-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,971
Posted By fireron
Re: Foot Rest - Dead Pedal for driver side

Huskyliners will cover the area for what might be considered the dead pedal.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 10-24-2011, 02:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,079
Posted By fireron
Re: Colors being built

Has anyone at the factory seen the new dark forest green pearl, particularly a Wrangler? I'm thinking of buying a new Rubi and I'm interested in knowing if it is as dark as some of the rumors have...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-20-2011, 07:45 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 13,351
Posted By fireron
Re: Paint Rock Chip Damage is Extreme

For the whole rocker panel to be blasted like that is very unusual, especially mid-vehicle unless the back door hinge side really sticks out past the front door latch side. Looks suspiciously like...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-18-2011, 07:56 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,671
Posted By fireron
Re: Floor Liners - Opinions Please

I have the Husky liners, full set. Like them a lot and the coverage is excellent, plus they cover the dead pedal area while some other brands do not.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 10-11-2011, 02:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,909
Posted By fireron
Re: Adaptive cruise adjustment?

No problems here. I would buy it again and feel it is worth the money when taken as a package. No one has consistently good reaction times as there are too many distractions available to the human...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 10-07-2011, 09:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,934
Posted By fireron
Re: Mileage between oil changes

Gotta love politics.
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 10-07-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,934
Posted By fireron
Re: Mileage between oil changes

I saw where the SRT group switched to Pennzoil Ultra Synthetic from Mobil 1. Sorry if I missed the reason but does anyone know why exactly, Scott?
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