Random Squawk under '01 WJ when temp is in 20's - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Grand Cherokee & Commander Forums > ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum > Random Squawk under '01 WJ when temp is in 20's

All Bilstein shocks & struts - Lowest Prices Ever and Santa Kolak Announces: Kolak Exhaust 20% Off Sale!Introducing MONSTALINER™ UV Permanent DIY Roll On Bed Line

Reply
Unread 01-05-2009, 07:41 PM   #1
joshaudio
Registered User
2001 WJ 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Brooklyn,NY
Posts: 12
Random Squawk under '01 WJ when temp is in 20's

When it is below freezing it almost sounds like a trapped cat or something is randomly yelping when at speed. I read somewhere it could be bushings but I can't imagine it is...is it? No power interruption or vibration can't feel anything. What is this sound? Anyone had this?

__________________
[B][COLOR="DarkSlateBlue"]2001 WJ Limited 4.7L Quadra-Drive[/COLOR][/B]
[COLOR="DarkRed"]2" BB, 265/70 R17 Bridgestone Duelers, Slotted & Drilled Rotors w/EBC 7000 Pads, K&N Drop-In Filter.[/COLOR]
joshaudio is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-05-2009, 07:55 PM   #2
Diddy4895
Registered User
2000 WJ 
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Chicago,IL
Posts: 80
Coming from the front or the back? Do you notice it when you go over speed bumps?
__________________
2000 WJ Laredo
IRO 3", Doetsch, Rubi Rims with 32's
Painted Cladding and Grille
Paul
SOLD!!!
Diddy4895 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-05-2009, 08:02 PM   #3
joshaudio
Registered User
2001 WJ 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Brooklyn,NY
Posts: 12
Doesn't seem to be effected by terrain or speed just while moving over 25mph coming from the front if I had to guess.
__________________
[B][COLOR="DarkSlateBlue"]2001 WJ Limited 4.7L Quadra-Drive[/COLOR][/B]
[COLOR="DarkRed"]2" BB, 265/70 R17 Bridgestone Duelers, Slotted & Drilled Rotors w/EBC 7000 Pads, K&N Drop-In Filter.[/COLOR]
joshaudio is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-05-2009, 08:04 PM   #4
jutgin
Registered User
2013 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: chattanooga
Posts: 560
http://wjjeeps.com/tsb/tsb_wj_0200204a.pdf
__________________
Justin
2013 Wrangler Sport
Chattanooga, TN
jutgin is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 01-05-2009, 08:11 PM   #5
joshaudio
Registered User
2001 WJ 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Brooklyn,NY
Posts: 12
Thanks jutgin (& Diddy), that's what I had heard and with the tsb now it's official. Easy enough, thanks again.
__________________
[B][COLOR="DarkSlateBlue"]2001 WJ Limited 4.7L Quadra-Drive[/COLOR][/B]
[COLOR="DarkRed"]2" BB, 265/70 R17 Bridgestone Duelers, Slotted & Drilled Rotors w/EBC 7000 Pads, K&N Drop-In Filter.[/COLOR]
joshaudio is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 05-11-2013, 08:16 PM   #6
red1990yj
Registered User
2003 WJ 
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: berea, ky
Posts: 45
I know this is an old thread but so glad I came upon it. I had the same thing happen, I actually pulled over and searched my Jeep all over looking for a trapped cat. LOL. Odd thing is I only came across this trying to see if a set of 265/70/17 tires would fit my Jeep and I guess it came up since joshaudio has that tire size listed in his signature. Hopefully this bump will help someone else with this problem, I had given up on finding it.
red1990yj is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.