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I have had Mine for about a week - I have an Overland. Managed to pick up a Charcoal one form the local dealer. They were bringing it in as a demo model. They did not get to use it as a demo. They have a base model Cherokee in at the moment - the really dark blue one - looks rather nice. I had chrome side steps and a tow bar fitted to mine. The tow bar is a bolt on, but the tongue is removable. One day I will learn how to use all of the electronics.

Nice Pics Blind Freddie and I'm glad the towbar looks Good not like an after thought like on some cars. Hopefully they'll fit the same on mine.

Although that looks very much like a Mineral Grey Overland and not the charcoal....hmmmm

This is charcoal

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i can buy the genuine tow bar kit for $565 from spare parts and takes an hour to fit

or they charge $320 to fit it

dealer wanted $400 for sill plates, bought from us for $80
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I stand corrected. Mineral grey it is.
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Nice Pics Blind Freddie and I'm glad the towbar looks Good not like an after thought like on some cars. Hopefully they'll fit the same on mine.
That was my fear the yanks get nice factory towbar, and we would get some after thought. Like my WG looks like someone cut the bumper with an angle grinder, over cuts, not square, not even side to side. I had to take it of and even it up and trim it. Ok now since it got rear ended panel beater done a much neater job.
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Thought Id drop a hi, in here. I purchased a 2012 Overland Diesel last year. Any Overland owners Id be interested to know how your "eye" sensor is going. I had issues last year that were cured by cleaning the sensor window.

Also I have a weeping power steering issue that is more WK2 wide but curious if anyone else had such an issue.
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Hi there, I have a almost 2 year old overland..
I have to keep the 'eye' clean for it to work properly, which kind of makes sense.

No issue (that I am aware of) on the power steering.
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Thanks

looks like a reconditioned steering rack will cost $1200, a second hand one from QLD they wanted $1450 (wont be trusting a second hand one).
Tried to get a Mopar replacement online but only LHD variant identified and US market doesn't recognise a diesel WK2 Overland
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