I am working on getting the update scheduled. Missed a call from the dealership earlier in the week. It will be interesting to see if there is any change in the way the B.O.B. shifts after the update. Well, how the clutch responds.
The only strange behaviour I had with my clutch was a rattle that I would get if I did not give the engine enough RPMs when in first. With the stereo being so loud and then engine so quiet, I have had a hard time always ensuring I was getting enough RPMs. Then again, could be the way the gas...
I got on FCA Chat and asked if it was safe to drive. This was the canned response
Thank you for holding Eric. This recall was issued to address a potential for clutch assembly overheating. Customer feedback prompted an FCA investigation that identified a potential for excessive clutch-component...
Check out this link.
If you don't trust the hyperlink. Here is the full blown link.
Enter your vin. Read, go into shock, read it again, cry, read it again... curl up in fetal position.
Every single manual in the JL/JLU line is affected.
Anyone know at this point if it is still safe to drive?
Someone posted pictures of pieces shooting through their engine. Just trying to figure out. Lucky for me, I have another vehicle to drive if I need too.
As a note, I have smelt the...
Mine was almost the same, but I opted for the backup sensors. I am in too many crowded parking lots with fast drivers not to get them. Oh, and I dropped the auto transmission.
Like the build!! And the Willys!
I need to air down my tires. They came at 41 from the dealer.
Then again, I have already put 1k miles on it, and have had 0 issues.
Very glad I got the Willys edition, even though I added almost all the options.
Hopefully you will not experience any more issues.