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Unread 06-26-2013, 11:46 AM   #16
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You sound like the non-waving type.
What's your license plate number?

I wave at anyone who waves at me first.
I feel kinda silly waving first. I don't know why, I just do.
Congrats on the Jeep.

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Unread 06-27-2013, 12:01 AM   #17
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I wave at all Wranglers, I've noticed that more and more JKs are waving back. If enough jeeps wave at them, eventually some will figure it out.
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Unread 06-27-2013, 02:29 AM   #18
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I've had mine three months and not one single wave yet...
Same here in Rome, Italy! I bought my TJ almost 2 months ago but no from any Jeeps yet....may be because here most of the Jeeps are Cherokee, Grand Cherokee and Compass. Do you guys get waves from all kind of Jeeps or only from Wranglers and CJs?
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Unread 06-27-2013, 09:33 AM   #19
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Same here in Rome, Italy! I bought my TJ almost 2 months ago but no from any Jeeps yet....may be because here most of the Jeeps are Cherokee, Grand Cherokee and Compass. Do you guys get waves from all kind of Jeeps or only from Wranglers and CJs?
Wranglers mostly, I only notice the others if they are modified for off-road.
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Unread 08-06-2013, 04:42 AM   #20
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I've had more waves in the first 4 weeks of owning my JKUR than waving at all models of Jeeps for 4 years in my WJ. FB is bang on about non-wranglers, unless they're modded... good luck!
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Unread 08-07-2013, 11:04 PM   #21
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I've had mine three months and not one single wave yet...


Well that's all changed. Now that the weather has changed I see a LOT more JK/JKU's out on the road now. And EVERYONE waves...!
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Unread 08-08-2013, 12:45 AM   #22
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FWIW, I've been in the Aspen area since Monday night and am stuck here until next Monday morning (work). Just for fun, I've waved at nearly every Jeep I've seen, about 20 so far-mostly JK's. Only one TJ has waved back.

An old Wagoneer waved back today, but that was on a trail and doesn't really count.
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Unread 08-09-2013, 08:59 PM   #23
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I get an give plenty of waves, both in the YJ and the CJ2A. People seem to enjoy it.

Sometimes wave to other like minded stuff (especially in the CJ2A): early Scouts, etc. The other day I exchanged waves with a 70s vintage Myers Manx dune buggy
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