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Forum: Export & Diesel Powered Jeep Models 10-17-2013, 05:43 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: Wk2 3.0 CRD rear world mileage?

I have a MY14 Laredo diesel. Recently completed 9,000k trip with 2 tonne van throughout central OZ and western Qld., averaged 12.5 l/100 k. That equals to 18.8 m.p.g. (US) or 22.5 mpg (UK)
Just...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-07-2013, 04:40 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,440
Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: Oil dip stick

Not sure about the gasoline motors but I had an experience with my new JGC CRD. On its first outing towing a 2t caravan, I noticed one morning that the oil measured low on the dipstick. I added a...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 09-05-2013, 02:50 AM
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Views: 859,046
Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

No WDH in use Bigskiddy and no issues experienced. I suspect however that because my van is single axle independent suspension, I may be close to benefitting from WDH. My concern would be off-road...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 09-04-2013, 08:33 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Hello Kevin, I think that may have been me. The problem was all mine, I must have left something switched on ... Suspect fridge on accessories. The following day we headed into country with limited...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 08-24-2013, 08:18 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Thanks Webber, been following your 'Mills & Boon' affair with the blonde with excited anticipation. I was the dummy with Jeep Assist, wrong number.

We love the Jeep so much that it would be sad...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 08-24-2013, 08:10 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Exclamation Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Thanks nrb1748, will do when I get enough charge in the battery to move the seat forward. Is there a trick to getting at the battery, or has it been fitted by one of those Asian contortionists?
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 08-24-2013, 07:53 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

My mistake on Jeep Assist, rang wrong number. Thanks for the advice, will keep the forum informed of the outcome.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 08-24-2013, 07:49 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Thank you for your rapid reply SJandL, I checked and found I had rung the wrong number.
At present I am slowly charging the battery with a AGM compatible charger to see if it is the battery itself...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 08-24-2013, 06:33 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

My JGC Laredo MY14 with 5,000 k on the clock has performing faultlessly until this evening.
We pulled into a bush camp, switched everything off and made camp.
After dinner I noticed the dash...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 08-09-2013, 04:05 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Hi It4vette,

The tyres are standard size Cooper AT/3 so I presume they are passenger rated. No problems at all and by the looks of them would take airing down 25 Psi with no problem. Tyres,...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 08-06-2013, 01:45 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Thanks for the correction Snuke, not much use for ACC out here unless it works with Roos and Emu ..... I meant the Cruise control el naturale. ;)
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 08-05-2013, 11:45 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

If anyone is interested, we have just towed our 2t Jayco with our new MY14 Laredo from the south coast of NSW to Broken Hill, then to Cameron Corner, Innaminka, The Dig Tree and currently at...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 07-22-2013, 02:20 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

I'm afraid this new Jeep may prove to be too expensive for my modest means too support. Picked it up at 12.00pm and by 1.30pm it had already cost me $106. Damn speed camera! ... The car is just too...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 07-17-2013, 07:47 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Better check under the hood, might be a 6.4 V8 slotted in there by mistake. :D
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 07-10-2013, 07:22 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Hi Bretto,

Picked up my 14 on tues, have done around 400k. The gearbox is amazing, silky smooth either up or down. I think it may depend what mode you are in at the time, I haven't worked it out...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 07-08-2013, 07:19 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Hey Snuke, I pick my Laredo up tomorrow and have been intrigued by your desire "I just want it for the shorter headlamps".
Gee, I hope my Laredo has them, can't wait to try them out!
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 07-08-2013, 01:57 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 5,470
Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: Baa Baaa's Long Trip Home

Hi Auscop,
Great to hear you have not returned Baa Baaa just yet and glad you enjoyed our south coast. The Clyde is a great drive until the novelty wears off then it can become a bore fighting the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 07-07-2013, 03:46 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 5,470
Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: Baa Baaa's Long Trip Home

Hi Auscop
, looking forward to following your trip home. I pick up our poverty pack white Laredo on Tuesday, 11.30am my dealer informed me. Got news for him, I'll be on the doorstep come 9! I didn't...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 07-02-2013, 06:19 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

I envy you Speed Readers :thumbsup:
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-28-2013, 06:16 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Nah Allypally, the dealer was boasting launch control to his mates. :D
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-20-2013, 11:46 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-14-2013, 02:48 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Thanks alexcjd..... I suspect a typo on the Limited, it shows it the same price as the Overland. All things considered the rise is not too bad considering.

Also notice no mention of the 5.7 in the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-09-2013, 07:49 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Stay in Qld Kev, it's Shannon for PM!
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-09-2013, 05:19 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

My Laredo build sheet does not mention reversing camera, has it been deleted in the MY2014?
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-08-2013, 09:36 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

That's strange with Tynans re Jeep availability ...... I received my VIN unsolicited from Tynans Sutherland, about three weeks ago and have been advised the car should be available for pick up late...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-08-2013, 06:33 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

It's all just a nasty rumor started by some frustrated Jeepers on some little insignificant Internet forum, to frustrate and embarrass the nice people at Jeep Oz. ..... The car does not exist .......
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-06-2013, 01:07 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

I hear you Pharmaboy! My beef with Jeep Aust. is not with the release of the MY14, after all I was told last November by guru Milous to expect delivery to Aust around July and if it arrives problem...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-06-2013, 12:33 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Yeah, me too guys.... a bit late now to pullout but how does a brand attract such loyalty with the problems that have plagued Jeep in recent years?

I am not filled with confidence that Jeep Aust...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-01-2013, 07:43 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Well...... For one I didn't think the Laredo was to come with JHSP 'Headlamp Washer.'

How good is 'ole Milous for relevant info ... a true legend I say.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 06-01-2013, 07:00 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Hi Webber,
On the Multi Vin Summary Report for my Laredo that I received from Milous, it shows my Laredo under Optional equipment as fitted with LEBP Ext. mirrors w/supplemental Signals.
There are...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 05-06-2013, 05:41 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

I had an interesting visit to my dealer over the weekend whilst waiting for my MY14 ordered November last. My deal was done thru a broker and this was my first visit.

A bright young salesman...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-14-2013, 05:40 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Hi Webber, I too would like to hear experiences with the WK2. The longer we wait the more we wonder about our decision. I caravan to remote areas with 'Jap 4X4' mates and cop a lot re the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-07-2013, 05:19 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Welcome back and congrats on the big C battle. :thumbsup:

We are in the same boat I have ordered white Laredo with QL and off road adventure and tow pack but not your custom leather. That sounds...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-30-2013, 06:20 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Thanks Milous, that's encouraging. :thumbsup:
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-11-2013, 03:04 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Welcome to the waiting .... :thumbsup:

I wonder how many of us are in the same position, settling in for the long haul. This forum has been the ONLY source of reliable information for me, and has...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-07-2013, 01:12 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Agreed Stuch, but I believe the dealer, she has nothing to gain and a sale to lose by stretching the release date. JEEPaus calls the tune and our complaints are likely to have little effect. :mad:
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-07-2013, 12:44 AM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

Just had a call from my Sydney dealer, "the MY14 Laredo CRD will not be released until all MY13's have been sold. Expect that to be July".
No info on price or options, pricing will not be available...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-01-2013, 09:09 PM
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Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

That's interesting Robo, would those figures include fleet sales of Prado and LC's? If so, then the JGC figures are remarkable for a vehicle that people are prepared to wait 7-9 months for. :thumbsup:
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 03-01-2013, 02:50 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 20,551
Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: Diesel People - Enlighten Me? (2014)

I think you might mean bye bye, however would understand if you meant buy buy the CRD.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 02-28-2013, 11:32 PM
Replies: 12,097
Views: 859,046
Posted By nariracruisin'
Re: 2014 Grand Cherokee information - Australia

I'm with you guys, jes 125 more sleeps
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