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post #31 of 38 Old 10-13-2013, 07:24 PM
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Easy there Sherlock. What other thread are you referring to? Google led me to this thread. Care to post up a link.

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post #32 of 38 Old 10-13-2013, 08:24 PM
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Had mine done a little over a year ago. Dealer did recall and did a nice job. They even detailed the interior for free! I was impressed. The seats are definitely not as hot as they were, but they do work. Overall glad to not have to worry about them catching on fire. Now I just gotta finish up my tranny rebuild. It's always something with this thing! Lol
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post #33 of 38 Old 10-13-2013, 08:27 PM
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I just had the heated front seats replaced under the recall on my 04 WJ Overland. Brought it into a dealer in CT and they replaced them no issues. My lights on the heated seat buttons dont work now though
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post #34 of 38 Old 10-16-2013, 06:56 AM
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This recall you gentlemen (ha!) speak of, cover particular years ? I have an '02 Overland.

1994 Hunter Green ZJ 5.2L Quadratrac
228k Miles, 2" BB.
2002 Slate Grey Grand Cherokee Overland
161k Bone Stock
2008 Black JK Sahara Unlimited (Love it!)
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post #35 of 38 Old 10-16-2013, 07:12 AM
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Had mine done a year ago. They looked over my entire jeep for free, informed me about some stuff I was unaware of to save me some $$$ and sent me on my way. Was very happy with their service.
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post #36 of 38 Old 10-16-2013, 02:59 PM
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I had mine done two weeks ago. Works better then ever. Still gets pretty hot after 5 min.

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post #37 of 38 Old 11-26-2013, 11:59 AM
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Looking to buy an 04 Limited WJ. I took it for a ride today and I didn't notice the seat get warm aside from my body heat. I'm going to check them out again but I have a feeling this might end up @ the dealer quickly after purchase. I'll check to see if I can see any hanging wires, etc first
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post #38 of 38 Old 11-26-2013, 07:05 PM
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Neither of my two front seat heaters worked when I bought my WJ with 80K on it.

I removed both leather seat covers and saw that both sides had a section of the insulated wire burn/melt off, causing the foam to burn slightly. This was also why the seats weren't working. I replaced the burnt wire, and my seats get hot enough that I have to turn them off. Even in below freezing temps.


I can see how in some cases the foam would have caught fire and it was def a hazard. It's an easy fix if you are looking to DIY !
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