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Unread 06-27-2013, 02:04 PM   #16
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had a heated seat stop working after 10 minutes, replaced under warranty and a issue with a vacuum leak in my gas filler tube.
hmm are these common problems that they are known for or something that may have just arose

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Unread 06-27-2013, 06:10 PM   #17
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3-4 people on here have the heated seat issue. it a bad pad pulls to much resistance. as for the other just my luck.
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Unread 07-01-2013, 11:18 AM   #18
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My buddy and his wife just picked up a 2014 GC with the Pentastar and 8-speed automatic. Has probably less than 1,000 miles on it. Maybe not even 500 not sure. But they've had it about 3 weeks.

It's currently in the shop with no ETA whatsoever waiting on green light for a full transmission replacement.

I didn't know this until today, but apparently Chrysler is using two different 8-speeds depending upon vehicle. I guess the GC gets the crappy version.
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Unread 07-01-2013, 11:49 AM   #19
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The two different trannys have to do with the V8 or V6 application.
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Unread 07-01-2013, 01:21 PM   #20
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I talked my buddy into picking up 2013 JGC Altitude(V6) for his wife.
She loves it, won't even let him drive it.

No issues.
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Unread 07-03-2013, 10:02 AM   #21
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I talked my buddy into picking up 2013 JGC Altitude(V6) for his wife.
She loves it, won't even let him drive it.

No issues.
Good choice!!!
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