Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Search Forums

Join Jeep Garage Today
Showing results 1 to 40 of 240
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: turbospartan
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-21-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,387
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Moab 2013 Jeeping Pictures

Bump.

Aiyer did you ever make a thread topic for your trip?

Looking to head to Moab in the next month or 2, any advice appreciated on what to hit (trails), where to stay, eat, etc.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-17-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,265
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Sleeping in your Grand Cherokee

I've slept in the back of mine, with my gf and 75lbs dog. Granted I'm 5'7" and she's 5'4", but it wasn't THAT cramped back there.

We actually started the night off camping outside, but it was...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 04-03-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 8,342
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Show us your Dogs!

Olivia - 1.5 year old blue APBT

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-z9ykg0MWQu8/Uzjy6YCkQDI/AAAAAAAAXzs/c0dl1IRIyzE/w420-h567-no/IMG_20140330_133130.jpg
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-31-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,114
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Going from WK2 to Wrangler Unlimited

I wanted a JKU Rubicon 4-door, before I looked into the Grand Cherokee. I ended up with a 2012 Altitude.

For me, I would've gotten the Rubicon which actually costs more than an Altitude. Not...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-31-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,136
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Zeigler Extended Warranties

So what did it end up costing you? I have a 2012 with about 24k miles on it, trying to figure out what to do.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-28-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,241
Posted By turbospartan
Re: How deep in my Jeep!

Where are the differential vents located?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 03-28-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,170
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Moab 2014

Awesome.

Any more pics?

I'm looking to get out to Moab sometime in the near future, so any info/suggestions/pictures are appreciated.

I've researched before and planned to hit Gemini...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 02-24-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 714
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Smell after I turn off A/C

Bump.

Got the Jeep washed last week and now I have a wet dog/rag smell. Not just on startup either.

Just replaced the cabin air filter and the smell is still there.

Thoughts? Must be...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 02-17-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 19,061
Posted By turbospartan
Re: HID projectors headlamp retrofit - DIY (picture heavy)

Bump.

How are these holding up? Any condensation issues? Any flickering or codes?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-14-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 10,835
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Jeep Cherokee, Grand Cherokee & Wrangler Altitude editions revealed

What is even weirder is that I believe the Government has put out a proposal that all cars are required to have reverse cameras within the next few years?

Maybe it never got passed, but I recall...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-14-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 351
Posted By turbospartan
Re: 2012 Altitude used prices?

Damn, that first one is for sale for more than I paid for mine brand new!

If she gets that much, maybe I should upgrade to a 2014 haha
Forum: Members Rides-Showoff 02-14-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,118
Posted By turbospartan
Re: TurboSpartan - 4x4 CO Thread

Yes they are Nitto Terra Grapplers, and they are stock size (265/50/20).
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 02-14-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 431
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Nitto Terra Grappler Lifespan????

I've had mine on for about 8k miles so far, and the tread depth is still at 12/32 according to the print out from the Jeep dealership after my oil change.

I was under the assumption that these...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 02-14-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 37,648
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Putco LED conversion list

OK so I'm interested in adding some LED's above my license plate and for the reverse lights. There are barely any pics in this thread of how this looks - anyone got any?

Are there any options...
Forum: Tech Tips/DIY/How To 02-14-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,675
Posted By turbospartan
Re: V-LEDS 5k DRL Replacement

I know this was from YEARS ago, but just stumbled upon this and maybe someone searching will eventually stumble upon my post.

In the Audi world, there was a way to get rid of the "amber" color of...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 02-14-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By turbospartan
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 02-14-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 362
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Custom head lights

Can you retro-fit the new LED strip thing from the 2014+ Grand Cherokee's into a 2012 headlight assembly (preferably with black bezels instead of chrome)?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 02-06-2014, 03:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 641
Posted By turbospartan
Re: 2014 Headlamps in a 2012...

How about cutting those lights open and taking the LED stuff out, and placing it into a 11-13 headlight "body"
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-29-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 10,835
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Jeep Cherokee, Grand Cherokee & Wrangler Altitude editions revealed

Another 2 things....


WHY EVEN MAKE THE NON-FUNCTIONING SRT-STYLE ROOF RAILS!?! Why waste the money to even put them on... make them FUNCTIONAL!

Also - can you not get the QTII setup with the...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-29-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 729
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Off road1 package

I have a 2012 with the QTII (4low and terrain-select), tow hooks but no skid plates.

I've done some off-roading here in Colorado on some pretty rocky stuff, scraped a few times (again, no skid...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 01-23-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 18,523
Posted By turbospartan
Re: 20" Nitto Terra Grapplers

Mine have been great. Better than the Fortera's, which weren't that bad.
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 01-23-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 10,835
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Jeep Cherokee, Grand Cherokee & Wrangler Altitude editions revealed

Still can't believe they offer halogen-only headlights for the Altitude WK2. Thats my biggest complaint on my 2012.

Does this mean that the Altitude doesn't get the LED headlights (aren't the...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 01-20-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 18,311
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Side Roof Rack Rails - NEED HELP PLEASE..

Does ANYONE just have the full non-production-rail kit from Thule?

Thule Removable Rook Rack Crossbars for Jeep Grand Cherokee - Item # TR486056 (http://www.justforjeeps.com/threrora.html)

...
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 12-12-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 18,523
Posted By turbospartan
Re: 20" Nitto Terra Grapplers

What regular day to day PSI are you guys using for your Terra Grapplers?

I believe the max PSI is around 50, but I've been running mine around the high 30's / low 40's.
Forum: Suspension/Driveline/Brakes/Wheels/Tires 11-04-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,295
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Rubicon wheels with pics

Was this from some type of muddin' off road competition?
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-25-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,140
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Non-HID Head Lights + Fogs

Thanks for the numerous replies so far. Soo.... Silverstars or Osram Night Breakers? Or Phillips Crystalvision Ultra?

A XenonDepot post mentioned in the 2014 HID thread stated that the Osrams...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-24-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,751
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Headliner Rattle.... Who Else is Experiencing

Reading this thread, I may not have the same "rattle" as most.

I have no sunroof, but when playing some songs with heavier bass - I can hear a rattle.

Now before anyone says "quit listening...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-24-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,140
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Non-HID Head Lights + Fogs

I'm sort of in the middle. I will say the stock Halogens left me a little leery at first, when I was driving in the dark in the mountains. With my Audi, I could see the white line on the road like...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-18-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,140
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Non-HID Head Lights + Fogs

What is the benefit of the H9 vs. H11... just more power/brighter?

In your pic against the garage door, they look almost the same. What is the dif in real life?
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-18-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,140
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Non-HID Head Lights + Fogs

Were they "whiter" than your stock bulbs? Still yellowish?
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-17-2013, 11:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,140
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Non-HID Head Lights + Fogs

Anyone have the Osram Night Breaker Plus halogen bulbs? Thoughts on those?

Xtreme HID Kit and Osram Night Breaker Plus Review for a 2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid KB Car Blog KB Car Blog...
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 10-17-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 913
Posted By turbospartan
Re: 8000 mile Road Trip

What trails did you run? Def want to see those pics.
Forum: Members Rides-Showoff 10-15-2013, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 966
Posted By turbospartan
Re: '13 Deep Cherry Red Trail Hawk in Sedona, AZ

Great pics. Take more and post them every time you go out (video too).
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-15-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,140
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Non-HID Head Lights + Fogs

That looks great. How difficult was that? Have a write up thread?
Forum: Grand Cherokee - WK2 - 10-15-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,167
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Your opinion of Hill Descent Control?

Same experience as everyone else - it works great. I used it this weekend on Aspen Mountain coming down into town. I was already in 4-LO and using, then we stopped at one point and I took it out...
Forum: Members Rides-Showoff 10-14-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,118
Posted By turbospartan
Re: TurboSpartan - 4x4 CO Thread

This past weekend, we went up to Aspen and stayed in a baller-condo about 100 yards from the Aspen Mountain ski resort gondola.

Saturday we drove up to Ashcroft ghost town, hiked a little of the...
Forum: Members Rides-Showoff 10-14-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,118
Posted By turbospartan
Re: TurboSpartan - 4x4 CO Thread

A few updates on places I've been recently:


Weekend of October 5th, traveled from Denver to Gunnison (stayed the night there), woke up and drove down to Telluride. Had reservations in Ouray...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-14-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,140
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Non-HID Head Lights + Fogs

Thanks for the replies.

I really want HID's (I think it is stupid they didn't put them in the Altitude, especially when the overseas Altitudes [they are called something else] got HID's, carbon...
Forum: Interior/Exterior/Visual 10-11-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,140
Posted By turbospartan
Re: Non-HID Head Lights + Fogs

Bumping this.

Can anyone confirm that the bulbs in a 2012 Altitude are as follows:

low beam: H11

high beam: 9005

fog: H11
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-11-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,663
Posted By turbospartan
Re: 2014 GC Limited Backing Up Steep Hill

Maybe this was already mentioned, and I have no idea if it even makes a difference... but what if you put your selec-terrain in Mud/Sand setting?

I think this allows the RPM to stay higher, but...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 240

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:04 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community