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 Post subject: Multiple problems at 70K!!!
PostPosted: Tue Oct 04, 2016 3:03 am 
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Hi everyone,
I am new here and I was wondering if someone can help me with some info regarding a few problems I have
I own a 2012 Jeep Grand cherokee limited 3.6ltr V6. I have just reached 70,000 km and taken it in for service (no longer under warranty) and I was told I need to replace the following...
-engine mount (1 side cracked, need to replace both side)
-Transmission mount (cracked)
-front side lower arm assy damaged and required to replace both sides
-spark plugs (6 pieces)
This car has never been driven off road. Dubai has very good road condition. I am surprised that at 70K I am required to do all this repair costing me around $1600 U.S dollars for parts and labor charges.
Can anyone help please!?

 Post subject: Re: Multiple problems at 70K!!!
PostPosted: Fri Oct 28, 2016 8:03 am 
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Welcome to LOST, and sorry you are having these issues at only 70K! Do you notice any driveability problems yourself?

If I were you I would get a second opinion from a different mechanic. If you are the first and only owner and you have never taken the Jeep off road or towed heavy loads, I would be very surprised to see this kind of damage. If there was a previous owner, you never can tell what they did to abuse the vehicle before you bought it. See if a different mechanic comes up with a similar diagnosis or whether this first shop is trying to make you pay for unnecessary repairs.

Good luck with the Jeep!

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