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Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 11-14-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,443
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Ughhhh....first oil change! $171?

I have the 4 oil changes from the dealer included with my purchase...I'm in Nashville,TN the dealer likes and offered "Royal Purple" for my 392...so that is what has been in my rig...they are a big...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 11-13-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,921
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Not Happy 2 weeks into it.

Yea that does not sound healthy....My 2012 SRT Jeep had it's second oil change (at the dealer) and sure enough next day oil drips on my garage floor WTF!! Jeep has 7000 miles so I put up on my race...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 11-13-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,184
Posted By mr.jason
Re: 6290 mile road trip through 14 states

I did enjoy your write up great road trip, I'm from Ft.Collins, CO. I have the same Borla exhaust on my 2012 Jeep SRT, mine is Silver, the Borla give some needed backpressure when letting of the gas...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-28-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,168
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Gas mileage

I'm getting 19 mi per gallon HWY @ 75MPH these rigs are not much worse than Trucks and other larger SUV's.

I did a calculation comparing a Range Rover Evoque 4cyl Turbo VS Jeep SRT8.
...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-12-2012, 08:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 809
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Gotta ditch these Shreik Ears Ugly Tips!

No it's either / or.... both options / size inlets can work the tip has to be at least 5'' in diameter it's a large space back there any smaller will screw up the visual aspect this is a beast of a...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-08-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 809
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Gotta ditch these Shreik Ears Ugly Tips!

Yes we did and you have not got much option choices using the stock mufflers, again the muffler man 20 years experience gave me the 2 sizes I indicated as what you have to get to.

A 4' tip is too...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-08-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,057
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Anyone find a set of wheel locks?

Well I found out the studs on these are the same size as the RAM Trucks, I had to have 2 of my wheels replaced due to shipping damage and the dealer put on a set of locks so thats the answer on that....
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-03-2012, 07:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 809
Posted By mr.jason
Gotta ditch these Shreik Ears Ugly Tips!

I went to my local exhaust guru who has done great work for me in the past to rplace these FUGLY exhaust tips...he measured the in/out dimensions needed

1) 2.5" in / no longer than 8"

2) 3.0"...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 03-03-2012, 07:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,057
Posted By mr.jason
Anyone find a set of wheel locks?

I've searched around, went to dealer all they have is the locks for the other SRT8's CHY/CHALLEY/CHARGER...which share the same wheel size and lugs/stud size.

Our JEEPS have a larger stud as I...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-22-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 663
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Robb Report no.9 Car of The Year

Jeep is limited to @ 160 mph to protect the drive train/transfer case/all wheel drive system. That's fast enough isn't it?
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-22-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,678
Posted By mr.jason
Re: FYI - One available in NJ at $8,409 discount!

The gas tank is @ 23 gallons. I'm getting 19 mpg 70 mph on the highway. Having said that mileage sucks when you are putting your foot in it, hey it's a 392 HEMI moving 5100 lbs and all wheel...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-16-2012, 09:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,711
Posted By mr.jason
Re: 8 speed tranny? Dream on...

really! am I wrong? then prove me wrong, this is my opinion, no SRT8 jeeps can be ordered unless pre-sold smart ass..you can call jeep yourself and it's on the video of the guys jeep being built on...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-16-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 798
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Blue Glow Rings on Tach & Speedo?

Well that's too bad, no blue ambient at night, it's strange that in the manual the center console has a pic of the discontinued ambient light control button pictured, i wonder if the plug and play...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-13-2012, 10:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 798
Posted By mr.jason
Blue Glow Rings on Tach & Speedo?

Whats the deal with the blue glow rings around the tach and speedo? During the daytime they are somewhat visible as it gets darker out they become less visible and at night with the lights turned on...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 02-13-2012, 10:15 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,711
Posted By mr.jason
8 speed tranny? Dream on...

I see a lot of posts thinking an 8 spd tranny will be availible in the future....not gonna happen for the SRT8. The reasons are plenty....

1) It took hundreds of millions of dollars to design and...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-17-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,649
Posted By mr.jason
Re: New SRT8 Paint Problems- any suggestions?

Which color was your paint?
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 01-14-2012, 07:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 882
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Seat Stitching

Looks like your getting a new seat?
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-14-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 700
Posted By mr.jason
Re: New Ralph Gilles interview......SRT

He also said in a previous interview that low volume vehicles are getting harder to build and intigrate into the production cycle due to suppliers and cost benefit compared to high volume like a V-6...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-14-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 889
Posted By mr.jason
You better break in your TC right!!

That's right...these SRT8's have a different Transfer case than a regular Jeep to handle the 392 power and torque.

The minute it comes off the delivery truck you should gingerly drive it to a...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-14-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,276
Posted By mr.jason
Re: New 2012 SRT8

You should read my recent post on transfer case BREAKIN proceedure!
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-14-2012, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 529
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Order date to the railyard 3 months

Yes I think you are correct ARGENTO SILVER is the color for the new Fiat 500 it's Fiats color and appears to not have any metallic in it, just a bland smooth silver. It seems strange they would list...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 01-13-2012, 09:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 529
Posted By mr.jason
Order date to the railyard 3 months

Ordered the beast 10/12/2011 it was put on the train today 1/13/2012 exactly 91 days built 12/20/11. Seems CHRY / Jeep is stepping up production, I was expecting at least 5 months...so I'm jacked I...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 11-27-2011, 09:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 784
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Added 2 10" subwoofers and 1000 watt amp in my Wk2 SRT

Looks good, could you tell us how the subs were tied into the factory system? Did the install require pulling the head unit and is there a connection for this in the stock media center head unit?
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Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 11-18-2011, 06:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,721
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Ambient Light Color Control If Equipped?

I wonder how you cut the hole in the console to install the control button as pictured in the manual if you or the dealer install this light trick?
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-26-2011, 08:02 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,455
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Potential first problems with New SRT8s...

Well it's been reported some units got the wrong oil in them also? Contaminated TC fluid could be (the wrong weight/viscosity) was used like the wrong oil situation.

It seems the break-in is...
Forum: Trouble Shooting/Problems/Service 10-22-2011, 06:46 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,455
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Potential first problems with New SRT8s...

The dealer I'm using was allocated 2 Jeep SRT8's I'm on the order list for one waiting for my vin# but it is SOLD in my name. I have a brand new RT Durango in my Garage 1500 miles the seats are like...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 10-09-2011, 07:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,499
Posted By mr.jason
Re: Another review

That review was not well communicated...they have 2 reviews and as most they make negative comments ie...it only gets 18 HWY and they said they got 4.5 regular driving city hwy...it takes 4-5,000...
Forum: Grand Cherokee SRT - WK2 10-09-2011, 06:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 866
Posted By mr.jason
We all need a production code sequence!

This is my first post here on this forum, can we get the exact production code sequence from the resident expert here? For example the build codes....and what they describe D1 then D2 then and so...
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