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    Re: Grand Cherokee Ownership experience

    Model: 2015 WK2 3.0 CRD V6

    Ownership period: 2.5 Years

    Mileage done: 36k km : 73k - 109k km

    Major repairs: Radiator cap for temp issue...

    Fuel consumption: Best 10l/100km worst...
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    Re: Grand Cherokee WK2 tow bar

    Nope you will have to buy the wiring harness!
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    Re: Wrangler 2.8 CRD dead

    Sorry for yet another screwup by an indy!

    I'm also in the boat of "nobody but me touches my Wrangler, unless I really can't do it", as a reputable Indy also stuffed up on my Wrangler, which I...
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    Wrangler 4dr Re: uConnect Update

    Apologies for that, here looks like a legitimate route!

    https://www.driveuconnect.com/support/software-update.html

    you will need your vin number
    although both my jeep's vin numbers says its up...
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    Wrangler 4dr Re: uConnect Update

    I tried about a year ago most Youtube videos I got was for this site

    https://mygig-disk.com/download-rbz.php


    HOWEVER it just did not want to update the firmware.... and I did not try again!
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    Re: Wrangler 2.8 CRD dead

    water boiling in the reservoir could be rad cap, happened with my wk2 3.0
    also boiling reservoir could be water pump happened to a TJ 4.0

    I would say:

    1. waterpump. on the ausie group the...
  7. Re: Learn from others mistakes not your own... "Penta Menlyn"

    I know these filter do get filthy, but not this filthy after 5000km.

    Pics otherwise it didn't happen...

    Yes its just a cabin filter, but what if it was not throughing oil back into the vehicle...
  8. Learn from others mistakes not your own... "Penta Menlyn"

    "Learn from the mistakes of others. You can't live long enough to make them all yourself. Eleanor Roosevelt

    So it came to my attention that Penta might have screwed up again, or is it just plain...
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    Re: Wrangler 2.8 CRD dead

    The long and the short, well more the long!

    Service every 10 000km and not 20 000km, every 5k if your wheeling it hard!

    HD fan clutch to keep everything nice and cool (I recommend GMB 920-2400)...
  10. Re: Your Top 3 Tyre Choices (AT) : Size 285/75/16??

    Excellent tyres, I had a set on my wrangler (285/70/17) 3 years some proper rock off-roading but 80% tar roads roughly 30 000km on them and still looking good...
    Sad part its being replaced by the...
  11. Re: I need to find a Rubicon front diff and front driveshaft - urgently

    So skaars soos hoender tande!

    Best bet is to check with companies like alloffroad and zone offroad if somebody upgraded and they have the old diffs

    Or take the plunge and go for the upgrade!
  12. Re: Jeep fundis I need your advice on suspension noise

    It under the driver's seat
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    Wrangler 2dr Re: I made a mistake - Decatted JK.

    Jason my best advice would be to take it to a proper exhaust shop get them to sort it out it will be much cheaper than new cats!
    get a complete stainless exhaust roughly around R10k with the right...
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    Grand Cherokee Re: Jeep for Sale - WK2 5.7 Hemi Overland - 2011

    The headlamp sprays activates when your lights are on...;) GC 2015...

    so switch the cars lights on and push the windscreen spray button and see those sprays pop out and spray the lights.
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    Re: Jk Unlimited 3.6 fuel consumption

    Keep in mind 2.5inch lift, 33inch tyres... and I dont drive like little miss daisy...

    Wrangler
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    between 6.8km/l and 7.2km/l

    Highway almost always with a venter trailer at 120km/h on gps ...
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    Re: Jk Unlimited 3.6 fuel consumption

    In all honesty.

    I'm a big oil burner and I absolutely love my CRD!

    But the fuel difference between the CRD and Pentastart is out weight by the maintenance on a diesel!

    Saying that you still...
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    Re: Wrangler Unlimited boot space

    Tight fit72l campmaster but on the hinge side not the latch, also no fridge slide as that wont fit with a 72l
  18. Thread: Jeep Newby

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    Grand Cherokee Re: Jeep Newby

    So on Tyres

    I'm runnning Mickey Thompson Deegan 38 AT (265/50/20)

    Have about 25k km on them now and holding up although only drove offroad with it twice...

    Total gravel roads driving 15% ...
  19. Re: Hoeveel Km's op jou Jeep/How many km's on your jeep?

    2012 Wrangler JKU CRD 102 500
    2015 Grand Cherokee Overland CRD 98 500
  20. Thread: CAT removal!

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    Re: CAT removal!

    Honestly, i dont think the guys know.
    Every exhaust shop told me they will need to add foolers or it needs a tune etc etc.

    Ive heard that alot guys got the light and limp mode

    Supaquick menlyn...
  21. Thread: Cruise control

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    Wrangler 2dr Re: Cruise control

    Oom Dennis

    https://www.rockauto.com/en/partsearch/?partnum=56046094AF

    ek het n 5% discount code ook vir oom wat ek gekry het met my aankoop van Januarie, laat weet my as oom 1 gaan bestel dan...
  22. Thread: Air filter

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    Wrangler 2dr Re: Air filter

    We are talking about an air filter?

    die outjie
    https://partsfinder.goldwagen.com/ItemDetails?itemcode=43727

    en my invoice is attached
  23. Thread: Air filter

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    Wrangler 2dr Re: Air filter

    Goldwagen stock jeep parts these days, can get most off my service parts from them.

    I know it says 2007-2010 but you'll get the idea..
    ...
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    Re: Provent 200 oil catch can

    Seems like Goldwagen stock these at R2300....

    Just don't ask for an oil catch can!

    They'll look at you if you smoked something...

    https://partsfinder.goldwagen.com/ItemDetails?itemcode=72824
  25. Grand Cherokee Re: 2012 3.6 Grand or 3.0CRD - Need Help to decide.

    Honestly dont know the figures, I'll check if i can see on the last service invoice. Mine still under its motorplan.

    I can say 1 fuel filter from the stealers +- R1000 and its got 2....

    So if...
  26. Thread: eep to Jeep

    by HansieK
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    Re: eep to Jeep

    Hi
    Hope you got your J if not just saw the badges black and chrome on rock rage site R275

    https://www.rockrage.net/accessories/jeep-jk-accessories/
  27. Grand Cherokee Re: 2012 3.6 Grand or 3.0CRD - Need Help to decide.

    Hi JD,

    If you are not paying for the fuel go for the petrol, diesels aren't that much better on fuel economy and that what you save on fuel you'll pay for maintenance.

    Personally I love diesel...
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    Sticky: Re: scrap yards with jeep spares

    Anyone know of a rubi standing at a scrap yard in Pretoria area?

    Looking for Rubicon front and rear axles with factory lockers.
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    Re: New to the Jeep brand, 2.8 CRD LTD

    DPF Canister was empty, I double checked!

    I want to see everything, I'm that guy that will stand next to you when you torque a bolt on any part of my Jeep.

    Also have to state I have a wrangler...
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    Re: New to the Jeep brand, 2.8 CRD LTD

    Firstly I would suggest get a build sheet from the link below

    https://www.mopar.com/en-us/my-vehicle/dashboard/details.html

    This will let you know what's in and what's out, mine states dpf...
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    Re: Jeep's future in SA?

    There are already a few JL's in SA
    I know for a fact Jeep East Rand has JL's on display and the driving experience is a lot like a WK2 ;D.

    So who knows, perhaps have a chat with them regarding...
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    Re: Goodbye AEV ProCal

    In my efforts to activate the towbar on my wk2, I've found these programming software for Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram vehicles

    ALFAOBD
    mobile and desktop apps

    and

    AppCar DiagFCA ...
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    Re: Wrangler JKU 2.8 Crd long term reliability

    Exactly some guys do get better with the 3.6 Penta and sometime I do kick myself for not going the rubicon route with the 3.6!

    But then again I love my diesels!!
    I must admit, I have a lead...
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    Re: Wrangler JKU 2.8 Crd long term reliability

    I can't really say much as my km's are still low

    But take any vehicle!
    If you "PERSONALLY" take good care of it, it will take care of you!

    2012 JKU 2.8crd
    odo: 98000km
    Running: 285 70...
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    Re: Fan Belt Tensioner for a Wrangler

    Hey firstgeer sharing is caring
    Where did you source the kit for R2500?:o:o
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