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Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-19-2014, 06:41 PM
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Views: 331
Posted By zmilin
HID flashing +

So my pass side headlight flashed a couple times. I had the dealer look at it and they said it was the ballast failing. Since the ballast is attached to the light it meant replacing the bulb assembly...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-23-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 806
Posted By zmilin
Thumbs up Re: Snow review of 2013 Cherokee and some PICS and Vid

Makes me wish it would snow here.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 02-23-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,799
Posted By zmilin
Re: Alpine INE-Z928HD

I looked into this unit and but when I removed the dash bezel I found the climate control extended up behind that "blank panel".
Is it safe to assume that with the non-climate controlled JGCs dont...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 02-01-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,085
Posted By zmilin
Re: A Small Thing That Improves Night Driving!

At first I though about laughing really hard then I counted 24 LEDs in my living space... so I ordered a sheet.

Nice find!
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-09-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,087
Posted By zmilin
Re: Wonder why Jeep does not participate in Dakar Rally

Do you follow online or is it being televised somewhere? I always catch reruns of previous years. Always got a kick out of Dakar. Especially those big ass semi looking rigs.
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 12-22-2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,175
Posted By zmilin
Re: Weathertech window deflectors

For you folks that installed these yourself... Got any install tips?

Ive read the directions and it seems like they are supposed to go between the rubber and door edge but I cant seem to get them...
Forum: Audio, Video, Navigation & Electronic Modifications 10-02-2012, 10:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 471
Posted By zmilin
Re: New 8" alpine radio

I looked into it... wont fit. Too tall.
Forum: Audio, Video, Navigation & Electronic Modifications 09-30-2012, 12:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 906
Posted By zmilin
Re: Aftermarket radio worth it?

PAC makes an interface that keeps the oem back up cam and rear DVD. I used it, works like a charm.
I posted the model number in my "new head unit " thread under audio visual in wk2 forums.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 09-20-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 963
Posted By zmilin
Re: New head unit (11 Overland)

Here are some pics. If your looking for something specific let me know and Ill do what I can.

A nice view of the gap around the entire unit....
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 09-18-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 963
Posted By zmilin
New head unit (11 Overland)

So a few weeks ago my OEM head unit glitched and caused me to rethink the direction I wanted to with the audio upgrades.
I was going to go with a Rockford 3sixty.3. Use the OEM head unit and amp...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 09-14-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 758
Posted By zmilin
Re: orange trim clips for center bezel

Dealer will have them.
They like to pop off when the bezel is removed, especially the two center ones. I had to disassemble the console to find them last time.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 09-02-2012, 11:19 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,215
Posted By zmilin
Re: PLEASE CHECK YOURS!! front bumper issue...

Checked my 11 Overland... no issue.
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 09-01-2012, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,090
Posted By zmilin
Re: Where is the factory amp?

Short and direct answer is no.

Long answer is that by turning up the volume you technically turn up the power output of the amp but thats not what you are asking anyway. You want to know if you...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 09-01-2012, 11:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,715
Posted By zmilin
Re: Does your dealer wash your Jeep?

The dealer I took mine to for the radio update did nothing.
Theres another dealer pretty close Ill try but my fin ace just leases a Lexus (same dealer I got the Jeep from) and they all but wipe...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 08-31-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By zmilin
Re: OEM Radio blue plug ?

Yup... GPS makes sense! Thanks! I love when my curiosity is satisfied.
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 08-31-2012, 11:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By zmilin
Re: OEM Radio blue plug ?

RER... yes its physically connected to the back of the head unit.

I also just realized this posted in tech tips. I meant it ot be in audio. Sorry.
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 08-31-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 615
Posted By zmilin
OEM Radio blue plug ?

I tried searching and found a couple answers on wk2jeeps.com. I have the info I need and now am just curious about onee of the plugs on the back of the OEM head unit.

What I cant find any info on...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 08-28-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,366
Posted By zmilin
Re: Warranty Pricing???? Help!

Heres where I got mine.... I went with Maxcare Lifetime and paid $2050.
Stacy was awesome and answered all my questions.

http://www.eservicecontracts.com/5100wrap.htm
Forum: Wheels and Tires 08-25-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,100
Posted By zmilin
Whats up with replicas???

I have never owned a vehicle where there was so much talk or mention of replica wheels. I don't see it as a bad thing but I have to ask...

Why does the Jeep have such a high number of replicas of...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 08-23-2012, 08:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,028
Posted By zmilin
Re: Jl audio Fiberglass sub box build

I tried to play with glass a few times and it was ok but I never got good at it. Love the pictorial on this build.

You asked for opinions and I have two thoughts about how your current set up...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-21-2012, 11:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 461
Posted By zmilin
Re: Time from Normal to OR2

havent timed it but sounds right... seems like a lot longer though.
Forum: Audio, Video, Navigation & Electronic Modifications 08-21-2012, 09:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 758
Posted By zmilin
Re: Help with Sub & Amp

That unknown item is a fuse holder. It's supposed to be see through ago you can see the fuse.
Ask for a circuit breaker and a nice positive terminal to replace that crappy O ring they used.
And...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 08-21-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 720
Posted By zmilin
Re: How are your aftermarket Decks doing?

I forgot to add and I'm sure someone will ask so...

The rest of the system will come later. The plan is a JL HD900/5 (maybe even two of them depending on how I like the one), Focal or Hybrid audio...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 08-21-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 720
Posted By zmilin
How are your aftermarket Decks doing?

My OEM deck glitches a few times since I have had my GC so I'm heading to the dealer tomorrow to see what they will do. I'm still under warranty so no big deal.
This is merely a formality as I...
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 08-19-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 903
Posted By zmilin
Re: Overland Audio Specs

What are you looking for thats not in those links?
Forum: Audio/Visual/Navigation 08-19-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,041
Posted By zmilin
Re: 8.4 nav

I dont think the Alpine 8" will fit.
I have not personally verified the Alpine screen size but a shop gave me some screen dimensions... 7 1/2 x 4 15/16.

The OEM dash opening on my 11 Overland is...
Forum: Audio, Video, Navigation & Electronic Modifications 08-19-2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 758
Posted By zmilin
Re: Help with Sub & Amp

Did you leave the subs playing while you went in? (If yes then the amp could have gone into a protect mode for various reasons. Shutting down the system and starting up again would resolve the issue...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-19-2012, 12:38 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 50,335
Posted By zmilin
Re: What car are you dumping to make room for your WK2?

I traded my 00 Montero Sport Limited for a 11 Grand Cherokee Overland.
My MS was "the" truck I wanted. My first brand new vehicle ever. She served me well. ...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-17-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,766
Posted By zmilin
Re: Overland owner review and Pics

The GCs capabilities in the snow was one thing that put it on my short list of vehicles to consider.
Im looking forward to this winter and seeing how it handles it. granted im in Seattle so snow...
Forum: Audio, Video, Navigation & Electronic Modifications 08-16-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 449
Posted By zmilin
OEM radio size needed

I'm hoping someone can help me out. I'm no the road and not anywhere near my GC right now.
I had pulled the trigger on a RF 3Sixty.3 (has not shipped yet) then someone mentioned the new Alpine 8"...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 08-14-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,574
Posted By zmilin
Re: ProTrim Windshield Sunshade Review & Pics

looks great, i ordered one a few minutes ago from amazon as well.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-12-2012, 07:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 865
Posted By zmilin
Learned something today...

When I remote start the Jeep the drivers side seat cooler activates. Didn't know it id that and was pleasantly surprised... Im liking this thing more and more every day.

Hmmm... in a few months...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-12-2012, 03:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,563
Posted By zmilin
Re: New guy - 2011 Overland

Im sticking with the 20s for now. New tires go on Wed afternoon at a great price so even if they only go to 33k like the ones on it Ill be ok with it.

Im now looking into an extended service plan...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-11-2012, 11:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,075
Posted By zmilin
Re: hate eco mode

I thought ECO was only a display to let you know you were driving in the most economical way.
What am I missing here?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-11-2012, 12:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,563
Posted By zmilin
Re: New guy - 2011 Overland

So I gotta say... when you posted that price I thought you were nuts and not looking at 20" tires.
I found the 117 price on Tire Rack and my local Americas Tire will match it. They have those BFG...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-11-2012, 12:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,563
Posted By zmilin
Re: New guy - 2011 Overland

Yeah... I have the 730N.
It did glitch on me today... the phone button stopped responding. If it happens again Ill look into whether it can be warrantied or not.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-11-2012, 12:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,563
Posted By zmilin
Re: New guy - 2011 Overland

Wow... Thanks!

The more I search this site the more info Im digging up. Thank you for the reply!
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-11-2012, 12:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,563
Posted By zmilin
Re: New guy - 2011 Overland

That was useful!
Maybe the unit I have is the better one. I still dont like that nav interface. Seems overly complicated or not as intuitive as the Garmin portables... but its there and Ill get...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-10-2012, 10:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,563
Posted By zmilin
Re: New guy - 2011 Overland

That was the interior color that got me looking into the Jeeps in the first place. :thumbsup:
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 08-10-2012, 10:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,563
Posted By zmilin
Re: New guy - 2011 Overland

The current set only has 33k miles on them and they need to be replaced very soon. They are also a louder than I want.
I was getting 75k out of Michelin MTX (not made in a 20") consistently and...
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