Hill assist off/ Menu question - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > JK Jeep Wrangler Forum > JK General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 03-01-2012, 11:28 AM   #1
Newb
 
Bifftws's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Omaha
Posts: 14
Hill assist off/ Menu question

The Jeep manual says I can shut off the hill assist in the personal preference options using the Menu button. Problem is I have a Sport S model with no package options. I do not have a Menu button to get to personal preferences, I can just toggle through the miles to empty, direction, temp options with the 2 button on the left side of the steering wheel. Is there a way to shut off the hill assist with what I have.

Thanks

Bifftws is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 03-01-2012, 11:37 AM   #2
Jeeper

WF Supporting Member
 
kbwwolf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 12,129
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bifftws View Post
The Jeep manual says I can shut off the hill assist in the personal preference options using the Menu button. Problem is I have a Sport S model with no package options. I do not have a Menu button to get to personal preferences, I can just toggle through the miles to empty, direction, temp options with the 2 button on the left side of the steering wheel. Is there a way to shut off the hill assist with what I have.

Thanks
Page 424 in the manual (for a '12).

See post #26 for number to call for free printed manual.

Free PRINTED owner's manual....

__________________


"What we see depends mainly on what we look for."
—John Lubbock
kbwwolf is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 03-01-2012, 11:39 AM   #3
The Bad Guy

WF Supporting Member
 
daggo66's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: NJ exile living in Baltimore
Posts: 22,151
You could always learn to use it properly also.
__________________
Tom

"I've got two things in this world, my balls and my word and I don't break them for no one."
daggo66 is online now   Quote Quick Reply
Old 03-01-2012, 11:56 AM   #4
Jeeper

WF Supporting Member
 
kbwwolf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 12,129
Quote:
Originally Posted by daggo66 View Post
You could always learn to use it properly also.
True. It's very handy.
__________________


"What we see depends mainly on what we look for."
—John Lubbock
kbwwolf is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 10-30-2013, 10:32 PM   #5
Newb
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 1
After 30 years of wheelin....that is a total rookie techno gadget that gets in the way of being smooth off road. I can see it being useful for my teenage daughter though. lol OK I was being a bit of a smartazz but I don't like it.
mtnxr is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 10-30-2013, 10:41 PM   #6
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 21
Click image for larger version

Name:	image-3609963449.jpg
Views:	55
Size:	209.4 KB
ID:	476762

From Jack's in the south side of Pittsburgh
LucyFord is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 10-31-2013, 03:24 PM   #7
Jeeper

WF Supporting Member
 
kbwwolf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 12,129
Quote:
Originally Posted by mtnxr View Post
After 30 years of wheelin....that is a total rookie techno gadget that gets in the way of being smooth off road. I can see it being useful for my teenage daughter though. lol OK I was being a bit of a smartazz but I don't like it.
You're right...it's a liability for offroading. But if you're driving in Denver or San Francisco, on pavement, it's awesome, if you know how to use it.

I'm an old-school guy, like you, but I use it when it can help me.

Sometimes, change is good.

__________________


"What we see depends mainly on what we look for."
—John Lubbock
kbwwolf is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
First time with roof/doors off! Phishe JK General Discussion Forum 60 03-21-2012 07:59 PM
New owner/ tire question Thorshammer7 JK General Discussion Forum 9 03-02-2012 02:21 PM
MB72 Question New2012JEEP JK General Discussion Forum 1 03-01-2012 09:39 AM
Question for those who painted rims. Grateful Parrot TJ General Discussion Forum 6 03-01-2012 09:11 AM
diy hood louver question Tjdude08 General Jeep Discussion 0 03-01-2012 08:50 AM



» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:23 PM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC