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Old 06-13-2013, 01:56 PM   #31
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Originally Posted by Trek7.2FX View Post
If that is the case, then I guess there are actually some benefits from having a somewhat advanced computer controlling almost everything.
There is almost always a benefit of having a computer control parts of your vehicle.

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Old 06-13-2013, 02:37 PM   #32
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Originally Posted by SilverSport View Post
Many newer model vehicles are set up so if the engine loses oil pressure it will go into limp mode or shutoff all together. Not sure if the 3.6 is like this but it would explain the reason for not having a factory oil pressure gauge.
call me cynical but I would call it cost savings for Jeep

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Old 06-13-2013, 05:10 PM   #33
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Originally Posted by 2footin View Post
call me cynical but I would call it cost savings for Jeep
Hey Cynical, (LOL)

No doubt some bean counter decided this would save money. "Hey, we can save 25 cents by not having an oil pressure gauge". LOL
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Old 06-16-2013, 10:02 AM   #34
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Just hooked up my Ultra Gauge to the Jeep. No tranny monitoring.

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