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Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 08-17-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,619
Posted By jim383
Re: 9 speed transmission?

After the flashes on my 14 th mine would start out in 3 rd gear from a stop and go and to get it to start out in 1st i would have to let it sit at a stop for a lest 3/4 seconds or as soon as i...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 07-03-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 738
Posted By jim383
Re: Mpg test on 87/89/91 gas on my 2015 v6 limited.

I know 1 thing that 91 works best at the track in the heat lol.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 07-03-2015, 04:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 738
Posted By jim383
MPG Test ON 87/89/91 Gas ON MY 2015 V6 Limited.

I did a couple tank fulls on 87/89/91 gas and they were all intown driving i do every day. The weather here in so CA has been in the 90s in june so the test were all real close. The test were done...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-27-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,686
Posted By jim383
Re: How's the 15 Cherokee and what's expected for 16?

Well so far they hold up at the drag strip.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-22-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 697
Posted By jim383
Re: 2014 Jeep Cherokee issues

Time for a call to start a lemon law suit.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-20-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 609
Posted By jim383
Re: 6/18/15 Results @ Irwindale CA.

Yes my 14 had the toe pak and theres not much diff between the 2 gear ratios. The trail hawk is a fine set up BUT its really to heavy as the race wt was 495 lbs heavier for the 14. The mileage to...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-19-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 609
Posted By jim383
Re: 6/18/15 Results @ Irwindale CA.

I for got to list my 0/60 time of 6.77 and the 14 was 7.20.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-19-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 609
Posted By jim383
Re: 6/18/15 Results @ Irwindale CA.

Last night was the 1st time out so run 4 was the best of 9.83 @ 72.30 and that was at 2102 ft altitude.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-19-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 609
Posted By jim383
6/18/15 Results @ Irwindale CA.

Well the DA were the worst i have ran in and the times show it lol. This is my 2015 cherokee 3.2 V6 BONE STOCK with 91 octane. The 2015 is .35 and 2.1 mph faster than my 2014 cherokee was at the same...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-13-2015, 01:15 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,668
Posted By jim383
Re: RO1 Recall

I asked them because im trading it in if they were still going to change the tranny valve body and they said yes. Ill keep you posted on what times i get thursday as heres the weather there calling...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-12-2015, 10:20 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,668
Posted By jim383
Re: RO1 Recall

At least yours shifted at 3 mph into 1st as mine shifted into 1st 2.5 to 4 seconds after it stopped. IMO a 3rd gear start was way to much power lose for me as the overall ratio went from 1st gear of...
Forum: At The Track 06-11-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,131
Posted By jim383
Re: 2/25/15 Irwindale Results + P/B

Ill have a new thread up after this thursday 6/18/15 times and the weather looks terrible as its caling for 88 degrees.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-07-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 505
Posted By jim383
Re: Jeep Cherokee V-6 - Stock Exhaust Sounds

It sounds good BUT you need to get it to the drag strip and see what it will do.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-06-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 893
Posted By jim383
Re: Sport Mode

The main thing sports mode has is a diff shift pattern that is a lot better than auto mode. On my 2014 trail hawk I used it mostly in town and then when i went on freeway i went back to auto mode so...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-04-2015, 02:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,149
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

Well after talking to the mechanic he didnt think the valve body would do anything and that they were just doing something to please me lol. He has a 15 with no tranny troubles so i talked to the...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 06-02-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By jim383
Re: Builder Bil jeep runs 8.00@173

He just wanted to put up a teaser time lol.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 06-02-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By jim383
Builder Bil jeep runs 8.00@173

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLQnx1iO_NI
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 06-01-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,630
Posted By jim383
Re: Which SRT8 is better?

LOL well lets say SRT10.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 06-01-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,149
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

Well the valve body came in so getting it put in this thursday and if that dont do it then we will see what they decide b4 i go lemon law.
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 05-31-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,630
Posted By jim383
Re: Which SRT8 is better?

If you got 120.000+ get the viper. The fastest in 1/4 mile bone stock srt8 on stock tires not counting the viper is in list below.
1 fastest 1/4 mile = challenger only because there the lightest of...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 05-25-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,474
Posted By jim383
Re: Spare Tire Pictures / Cargo Compartment

I think the full size spare only with the 4x4 because you need the same size tires on all 4 corners and the front wheel drive only comes with the donut spare. Im just guessing on this.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 05-23-2015, 05:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,149
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

The service manger and i had a long talk and i told him the same thing and he agreed as stranger things have happened lol. The mechanic also agreed but i think they feel they have to do something to...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 05-22-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,149
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

Well they did a relearning all over and checked for code and after all the relearn it still did the same thing so they called starscan and they told them to order a new tranny valve body and see if...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 05-21-2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 834
Posted By jim383
Re: Contemplating Purchasing a '15 KL TH

The back seat do move up and back like the fronts so try moving them all the way back to see if that helps and make dam sure you get the V6 motor. IMO i would wait for the 2016 as the tranny issues...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 05-19-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,149
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

Well i dropped off the jeep to see if they can do what ever there going to do to get the down shifting corrected and i said i want the jeep back fri lol and if you cant fix it jeep want get the...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 05-18-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,668
Posted By jim383
Re: RO1 Recall

Well at 3- 4 mph mine is in 3rd gear and b4 the flashes it would be in 1st gear and thats what i want changed or ill go lemon law and i have told jeep at there head quarters that and they said if it...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 05-15-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,619
Posted By jim383
Re: 9 speed transmission?

The only thing i wanted done was the snap ring R/CALL but they ran my vin and all that other crap came up so they flashed them. I told jeep at the factory if this next thing there going to do doesnt...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 05-15-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,619
Posted By jim383
Re: 9 speed transmission?

If you have the V6 motor this is what i had done and mine was a late build.
RO1 recall for tranny (mission and powertrain control modules.
2 - Reflash for (TCM).
3 - Reflash for (BCM).
4 -...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 05-13-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,149
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

Ive been there done that on launching hard going in and out off passing gears and pulling the TCM FUSE and it didnt do nothing and in spots mode the flashes did changed the shifting a little bit and...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 05-11-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,149
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

Thanks and yes this now i can show the wife because she cant tell any diff lol.
Mine after the flashes only down shifts to 3rd and stays there till it i stop and then after 3 seconds it will go into...
Forum: Tuners/CMR/Dyno/Datalogging/Gauges 05-10-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 21,498
Posted By jim383
Re: diablo tune reviews...

On my 07 in the 1/8 mile with just the cai and dyno tune i picked up .25 and 4 mph. I keep the exhaust stock as not to lose any back pressure. We have found out with some data logging with one of our...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 05-10-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,149
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

Talked to the mechanic that did the flashes and recalls on my jeep and he said he will rerun the learning again to see if the down shifting to a stop will change like it was b4 the flashes. As long...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 05-02-2015, 06:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By jim383
Re: New srt owner...finally

With the altitude where your at is 4564 ft + weather your going to lose some power up there but at least you got your srt8 jeep and thats what counts. No matter what the altitude is you can still...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 04-27-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 619
Posted By jim383
Re: Transmission shifting problem- 9 sp 2014 Cherokee Ltd

If your in 8th gear at any speed the tranny wont shift into 9th gear if the computor knows going into 9th will put the rpm below 1500 rpm. I have got 9th gear on level road doing 85 mph and the rpm...
Forum: Tuners/CMR/Dyno/Datalogging/Gauges 04-24-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By jim383
Re: WK2 SRT Air Fuel Ratio AFR

My dyno tuner had my 07 jeep at wot was 12.2/12.5 with only mod cai and when i dynoed my bone stock 06 magnum the stock tune was at wot was 11.6. Never checked it at idle.
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 04-15-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,149
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

After 1400 miles of the same driving i do every day intown and some freeway i called chrysler and lodged my feelings on the recall on the snap ring and the tcm and pcm reflashes. I told them all the...
Forum: Tuners/CMR/Dyno/Datalogging/Gauges 04-14-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 658
Posted By jim383
Re: Tuner question

The cai will get you 5/7 hp over stock and leave the stock exhaust on IMO. Hold off on the tuner until the 15 is ready for tuning and i would go with a diablo tuner. The canned tunes in the diablo...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 04-10-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,149
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

You can take it to any dealer and what i did was drop off my car and they gave me a loaner and the biggest time was they had to drive it and do a lot of down shifting and other things to get the...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 04-03-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,161
Posted By jim383
Re: R01 post update problems. anyone else?

I am not happy with the pcm/tcm flash in my 14 TH. When i come to a stop it takes at least 3 sec to get into 1st gear and if i dont wait that long it will still be in 3rd gear and if i go sometimes i...
Forum: 2014+ Cherokee-KL 03-30-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,149
Posted By jim383
Re: 6 Flashes and 1 RO1 Done 3/26/15.

Ok the flashes seemed to work out ok ACCEPT for the tranny flash in auto mode. The shifts come earlier than b4 as the 1/2 shift was at 10 mph now its at 8 mph and the 2/3 shift was 20 mph now its at...
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