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Unread 05-16-2013, 08:38 AM   #31
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The comanche my motor, axles, t case, and a whole bunch of other little parts came from used to be a department of public works truck. Only had 32,xxx on it but body was trashed as was the interior. Had major rot, looked like a pretzel, and had tar everywhere lol.

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Unread 05-16-2013, 08:54 AM   #32
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awesome
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Unread 05-16-2013, 11:26 AM   #33
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what whaaaatt, 3rd owner, had one fender bender, odo stopped rolling at 136999 but they have proof that it was working 6 mo before i bought it at 134xxx, that makes me feel good, but on the downside... it was a northern vehicle til 2011.. which would explain the rust, but actually not that bad
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Unread 05-18-2013, 12:29 AM   #34
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Good to find out what the PO told me was completely true.
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Unread 05-19-2013, 12:56 PM   #35
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3rd owner! also found out it was some type of FLEET/RENTAL vehicle... it does "check out". all service records from 1996 are pretty easy to follow and can see was very well maintained! good to know.
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Unread 05-19-2013, 01:52 PM   #36
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The xj: 6 owners! Holy crap, 1 accident reported in 2006, but it has been is phx az it's entire life. That explains why there is no rust.

The TJ: 4 owners, no accidents, been in Albuquerque till 2007. Sold at auto auction in 2006 and brought to az in 07. No rust!
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Unread 05-26-2013, 11:58 AM   #37
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What does this mean about my mileage? The last date is when I bought and registered the Jeep. What would make the mileage drop twice over the past few years and not flag as tampering or rollback? Engine swap? Twice?

Mileage: Date:
221,000 10/07/2009

211,000 03/12/2011 Not included in rollback calculation

191,000 02/22/2013 Not included in rollback calculation
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Unread 07-09-2013, 08:05 PM   #38
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I can't get this to work. Did dealers catch onto this?
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Unread 07-09-2013, 08:10 PM   #39
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I can't get this to work. Did dealers catch onto this?
Use one aomeonw poated above and just change the vin. Some will work some won't

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Unread 07-10-2013, 05:12 PM   #40
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5th owner no wrecks or rust, was originally registered as a government vehicle?dafaq. I actually carfaxed mine before I bought it but I wish Ida known bout this before then
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Unread 07-12-2013, 12:29 PM   #41
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Thanks for the info. seems like a lot of dealerships have caught onto this and limit it to their inventory...but I found one! My first lived in IL, then it moved to IN. with the owner I bought it from when they moved out here to CA. Pretty cool stuff...
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Unread 09-13-2013, 09:54 PM   #42
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It would be my luck for this to stop working when I really want to see it for a Comanche I'm looking at!
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