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post #1 of 5 Old 08-19-2013, 02:16 PM Thread Starter
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Low milage 4cyl or high milage 6cyl???

what would you chose?
2004 4 cyl with 55,000 miles
or a 2005 6 cyl with 120,000 miles
both very close to the same price.

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post #2 of 5 Old 08-19-2013, 02:18 PM
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what models, options, trans are both? overal condition?

2013 Jeep Patriot 4x4 FD1 5spd
2004 R6 lowered, stretched, full exhaust, HIDs etc
2004 TJ Columbia package long armed w/ 33's (Sold)
2005 WK, v6 QT1 (girlfriends)
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post #3 of 5 Old 08-19-2013, 02:23 PM
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Id go with whatever one had less rust. What kind of price are you talking about?
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post #4 of 5 Old 08-20-2013, 06:15 AM Thread Starter
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So far the jeeps that we are looking at have little to zero rust. and I am very picky about that. I have owned two Classic Broncos and know all about the rust issues.
My price range is 11-12K.
the 4 cyl. is a 5 speed manual
the 6cyl. is an automatic.
I am also looking at a 6cyl with a 6 speed manual with 116,000 miles. they want $13K
Most of the jeeps that I am looking at have little to no upgrades. Pretty much stock, which is fine. It lets me do what I want to it.
Thanks for the input.
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post #5 of 5 Old 08-20-2013, 07:11 AM
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You should be able to find a lower milesage 6 cylinder for 11-12k. You will be happier with the 6.
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