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post #1 of 43 Old 08-12-2007, 08:28 PM Thread Starter
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Over 100,000 mile club

I have a GC with the 4.7 with 107k on the engine. The engine is still smooth, does not use any oil, and I a hoping will last to at least 200k. Does anyone have a 4.7 with 200,000 on it yet? Just curious to see how these engines are holding up. I have heard the inline 6 would last forever with many having over 300k on them.

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post #2 of 43 Old 08-12-2007, 08:33 PM
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I have a GC with the 4.7 with 107k on the engine. The engine is still smooth, does not use any oil, and I a hoping will last to at least 200k. Does anyone have a 4.7 with 200,000 on it yet? Just curious to see how these engines are holding up. I have heard the inline 6 would last forever with many having over 300k on them.
I have a 01 JGC LTD with 4.7L with 160,000 original owner and does not use oil and runs smooth. Only items replaced in that time have been Starter, TPS and Power steering hoses
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post #3 of 43 Old 08-12-2007, 08:58 PM
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my 01 4.7 is at 210k running strong.

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post #4 of 43 Old 08-12-2007, 09:01 PM
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I've got 127k, but I've only put 1000 on it. Runs every bit as well as my old WJ which I bought new in 99.
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post #5 of 43 Old 08-12-2007, 09:06 PM
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02 4.7 H.O., had to have head work done @ 96K miles, rocker arm came off...

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post #6 of 43 Old 08-12-2007, 09:15 PM
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108k 4.7l...

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post #7 of 43 Old 08-12-2007, 10:19 PM
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108 also and runs like new, only change is oil pressure sending unit and TPS

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post #8 of 43 Old 08-12-2007, 10:24 PM
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199899 on the clock of the zj 147 on the xj and 68 on the tj
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post #9 of 43 Old 08-12-2007, 10:27 PM
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ur jeeps are still babies. im at 243k in my 96 gc zj. stock internals. still gets 20mpg
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post #10 of 43 Old 08-12-2007, 10:28 PM
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yep my overhead still reads 21 mpg w/ a 5.2 on highway! by the end of the week shell be over 200
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post #11 of 43 Old 08-13-2007, 12:48 AM
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Sisters 95 ZJ 4.0 250k Sold about a month ago, had 22 miles on it when she took delivery. My "old" 93 ZJ 145k 4.0 and my "new" 99 WJ about one more oil change and it will have 100k on it 4.0 also. All three with no engine issues, A/C on the other hand or the radiator or the death wobble, yea check mark on those!
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post #12 of 43 Old 08-13-2007, 01:30 AM
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142K, a blown head gasket, engine coolant drips of saprk plugs when u pull em and less than 100 PSI on all cylinders....and it still runs strong,

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post #13 of 43 Old 08-13-2007, 05:12 AM
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post #14 of 43 Old 08-13-2007, 06:40 AM
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I know you asked about the 4.7, but...

96 ZJ 4.0: 139,000
93 ZJ 5.2: 108,000

Sister's 97 ZJ 4.0: 105,000

And my gone (but not forgotten) 87 YJ 4.2: 225,000. I sold it to a guy who picked it up and drove it through 3 states back home.


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Hers: 1993 ZJ Woody 5.2

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post #15 of 43 Old 08-13-2007, 07:16 AM
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