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Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 05-03-2015, 04:56 AM
Replies: 4,115
Sticky: WK2 DownUnder
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Posted By nicjak
Re: WK2 DownUnder

I cant believe the amount of jeeps I now see towing vans around, im sure they are now out numbering the nissans and toyotas. My travelling family members are noticing this also and always commenting...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 05-02-2015, 02:53 AM
Replies: 4,115
Sticky: WK2 DownUnder
Views: 286,292
Posted By pcrraa
Re: WK2 DownUnder

thanks. it's the same in my MY14 handbook as well, just didn't find it there.
when empty, with the bull bar, winch and synthetic rope, the front axle was 1390kg and rear 1110kg.
with caravan, ball...
Forum: Off Road Modifications 04-30-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 11,481
Posted By JMessick82
Re: WK2 Lower Front Guard

So I went on Chief's website today and I see that they have changed the lower front guard and nudge bar photos under the products page from drawings to actual photos...I think this must mean we are...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-30-2015, 04:09 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 20,240
Posted By Bigskiddy
Ryco produce all the required filters for the...

Ryco produce all the required filters for the WK2. Slightly more expensive than the Wesfil, but I use them as they are a better known to me.
...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-30-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 20,240
Posted By John47
Re: CRD oil on special

I paid $67.25 for a Mopar oil filter a couple of months ago at the last service.

Over the last couple of years on this forum there have been a number of mentions of the Wesfil filters to suit the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-29-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,624
Posted By Barboots
Re: Wheel badly scuffed

Well you do know that WA stands for Wait Awhile. I've been here 15 or so years now... I guess I have fully adopted the concept.
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-29-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,579
Posted By MMAG4X4
Re: Wiper Nozzle problems.

+1
Checked both nozzles tonight and found the RH one under load from the hose. As above, with a couple of minor adjustments to the hose and rubber elbows, I believe I may have averted a future...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-26-2015, 02:50 AM
Replies: 1,051
Views: 69,114
Posted By John47
Re: Jeep service costs

By the book, and I supplied my own Mobil oil.......$959.00

No more trips to Dan Murphys for a while.
John
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-25-2015, 03:30 AM
Replies: 4,115
Sticky: WK2 DownUnder
Views: 286,292
Posted By GMWK2
Re: WK2 DownUnder

Crazy weather in Sydney continues - hail on Richmond Road this afternoon. 55472


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Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-22-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 20,240
Posted By 67HR
Re: CRD oil on special

Thanks Bob, I forgot to mention and it's listed in the PDF that it also meets the latest Ford & Fiat specs (seeing we are using "fiat engines")

FORD: Satisfies requirements for FORD WSS-M2C 917-A...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-19-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 20,240
Posted By John47
Re: CRD oil on special

If you read the first few pages of this thread and the issues with Shell labelling of their product perhaps you may not be quite as enthusiastic.

Just a quick Google brings up the following info...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-18-2015, 12:55 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 20,240
Posted By 67HR
Re: CRD oil on special

700klm off my first service, I only have one dealer here and they have been using Total oil, but the service manager tells me they can't get it anymore (prob a price decision)

I've just located...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-15-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By cherryredjeep
Re: Laredo liftgate issue

If it does it again try spraying around the button with elec. cleaner,like when you have a sticky button on a key bored.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-15-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,783
Posted By SNUKE
Re: Product Safety Recalls Australia

FCA Australia Pty LtdWK/WD Jeep Grand Cherokee 2011 3.0L Diesel & 2012-2013 Petrol Engines (http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1069799)

PRA number: 2015/14645
Date published:...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-12-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 95,240
Posted By WK2 Max Steel
Re: The Towing thread

I had a GDE tune on my WH Grand which was installed via the OBD port.
The advantage was that I could plug the box in and remove it at any time myself.

GDE will releasing the same type tune for...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-12-2015, 12:54 AM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 95,240
Posted By SNUKE
Re: The Towing thread

Some tuners do that for certain cars OBD II, I think the petrol GC can be done that way, but not the CRD yet.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-11-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 445
Views: 29,472
Posted By Barboots
Re: Off Road 18"s

Choose a pattern which is appropriate for the last few kilometres of where you're going to go... not where you might go.

Maybe I should sell you my 20"s? [emoji39]

Choosing tyres is a...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-10-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 445
Views: 29,472
Posted By iboughtajeep
Stay away from the Nexen's. I have them on my...

Stay away from the Nexen's. I have them on my Hilux and never again. Ive had problems with bulging side walls and they wont even entertain the idea its a fault with the tyre. Puncture incredibly...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-10-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 445
Views: 29,472
Posted By Barboots
Re: Off Road 18"s

Yep... we can correct each other today Bob. [emoji6]

You're 100% right. I really meant the practical weight carrying ability in as much as being able to withstand something pushing at the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-10-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 95,240
Posted By Barboots
Re: The Towing thread

It actually picks up from the OBD2 port Bob. That US trailer connection is not networked.

Cheers,
Steve
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-09-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 95,240
Posted By philbytx
Re: The Towing thread

Folks from the Land of Oz,

Can you get this brake controller "Down Under"?

DirecLink Brake Controller - DirecLink.com (http://www.direclink.com/direclink.html)

Very easy install under the...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-09-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 95,240
Posted By Bigskiddy
On a trip at the moment towing the caravan. Last...

On a trip at the moment towing the caravan. Last night did a quick stop. Lowered the quadra lift to entry/exit height. Levelled the van with the jockey wheel. Tow ball was sitting about an inch below...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 04-09-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,566
Posted By Stugotz
Re: Quadra-Lift Reliability

Picked up the 2011 overland today

It was 3 days for compressor replacement

Works great so far

Hopefully it stays this way
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-09-2015, 03:09 AM
Replies: 445
Views: 29,472
Posted By Boxheadmr
Re: Off Road 18"s

The yokohamas will replace them free of charge if you get a puncture that cant be repaired.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 04-02-2015, 05:33 AM
Replies: 1,051
Views: 69,114
Posted By Erina
Re: Jeep service costs

Just to let you know -my SSV just had a service that included $5.95 for a sumptuous plug. Sounds like the service depts all follow the leader for new and inventive charges.



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Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-28-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 20,240
Posted By Top_from_Texas
Total and Liqui Moly

I think this would be a better oil.
Total-EngineOils | Quartz INEO Long Life 5W30 (http://totalengineoils.com/quartz-ineo-long-life-5w30/)

A few days ago I asked Total if it meets MS-11106, but...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-27-2015, 12:35 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 21,605
Posted By imaz
Re: 20" Tyre Thread

Back from WA suspensions they checked the alignment and was not out much. Feels more quieter now, also sitting at 38psi. See how it goes...

Definite recommend Wa Suspensions as they always get it...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-26-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 20,240
Posted By Top_from_Texas
Ms-11106

Hi from Texas!

I'm the guy that got the copy of MS-11106 from Chrysler and posted it on BITOG and the RAM1500diesel forum. I have since gotten a better scan of this on PDF I'd like to share with...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-26-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 824
Posted By Top_from_Texas
PDF version

Hi from Texas!

I'm the guy that got the copy of MS-11106 from Chrysler and posted it on BITOG and the RAM1500diesel forum. I have since gotten a better scan of this on PDF I'd like to share with...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-26-2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 21,605
Posted By GlennR
Re: 20" Tyre Thread

Hi Bob,
I used Hammonds, Capalaba Qld. The guy there was very helpful but I don't recall his name, however its worth a call. I'm sure he could talk you through it if you mention a 2012 in last year...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-23-2015, 02:53 AM
Replies: 1,051
Views: 69,114
Posted By Qpr39
Re: Jeep service costs

I evaluate everything by putting it in a currency we all understand. Holy crap Batman - those wiper blades cost the same as 8 cartons of beer :eek:
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 03-22-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 692
Views: 74,534
Posted By Trailhawk
Re: Anyone tuned a CRD yet?

Matty's diesel module is set pretty high as I remember, but I never had any check lights. I did not install it last week but I'm sure its on the highest MAP.
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-22-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 1,051
Views: 69,114
Posted By nicam
Re: Jeep service costs

Here's a WTF got 30k service done for $840! Included changing air filter.
But wait for it, they said my wiper blades need changing soon.. Ok I thought, how much? $340!!:eek: I said what?? those...
Forum: Diesel Powered 2012+ Export Grand Cherokee 03-19-2015, 11:24 PM
Replies: 692
Views: 74,534
Posted By Matty470
Re: Anyone tuned a CRD yet?

I bought one of Trailhawk's modules the other day and he fitted it for me on the spot.
He did a before and after dyno run for comparison's sake.

So far, very pleased with it. It is a lot smoother...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-19-2015, 01:35 AM
Replies: 4,115
Sticky: WK2 DownUnder
Views: 286,292
Posted By Red PeeKay
Re: WK2 DownUnder

And no Chief bash plates either!! Need the full under body armour up there.... and that is talking from experience. :eek:
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-18-2015, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4,115
Sticky: WK2 DownUnder
Views: 286,292
Posted By allypally
Re: WK2 DownUnder

A friend of mine just returned from a 4WD trip to the Vic High Country.
He mentioned that on one of the tracks they came upon a film crew making an ad for Jeep. They had a reporter in a New GC...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-16-2015, 10:09 PM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 95,240
Posted By strategy
Re: The Towing thread

Hi Bob,
I will have some photos of the lines in the towbar and attach soon - I have edited and added to my original posting now that i have been this morning to Jeep. They have indicated that it may...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-12-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 1,051
Views: 69,114
Posted By Futuresystem
Re: Jeep service costs

Couldn't agree more!
I bought three oil filters, and an air filter, (Wesfill) for $118 delivered to the door.
Quality is excellent- and (bonus) the air filter has a decent moulded rubberised...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-12-2015, 03:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By Steve1307
Re: Laredo liftgate issue

Just checking.
Key fob in the pocket?

I've found with the MY14 that the max distance from the rear tailgate handle to the keyfob is slightly less than the max distance from the doorhandle to...
Forum: Export Grand Cherokee 2011+ 03-11-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 1,051
Views: 69,114
Posted By Zillajnr
Re: Jeep service costs

At my last service i noticed the sump plug was also changed at a hefty price, i questioned it and was told needs to be replaced as the washer gets squashed and can leak if not replaced. Wasn't...
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