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Unread 06-06-2013, 09:24 PM   #1
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New jeep ?

I might be getting this XJ tomarrow. It hasn't ran in 18 months its a 1988 pre airbags the guy wants $350.00 I would be a fool not to get it.

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Unread 06-06-2013, 09:29 PM   #2
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Looks rusty, but scrap value is more than what he's asking. Can't hurt.
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Unread 06-07-2013, 12:02 AM   #3
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Whats wrong with it?
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Unread 06-07-2013, 12:22 AM   #4
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Holy rustola. That thing may fall apart before you ever get it on a trailer. But ya, you could easily get that back if you would part it out and what not.
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Unread 06-07-2013, 09:01 AM   #5
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Buy it and part it out.
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Unread 06-07-2013, 09:04 AM   #6
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Not sure all the problems. But if I can get it to run and drive great a extra trail rig. Plus my oldest is going to be driving soon. Yea mn winters are not nice to jeeps.
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Unread 06-07-2013, 05:27 PM   #7
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Unread 06-07-2013, 05:32 PM   #8
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So I paid $340 for it dead battery new radiator
Crank windows 226,000 miles on it.
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Unread 06-08-2013, 10:18 PM   #9
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Hell as long as the frame is not rusted threw Jy replace to doors cut out the rockers replace them and add a full lift kit to replace all the shocks and springs then call it a day u should of seen mine I paid 500 bucks for from the rust belt
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Unread 06-08-2013, 10:35 PM   #10
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I have a question or 2 for anyone that can help... I have a death wobble on my 98 xj and can't seem to find the fix. I have replaced the shocks (stabilizer included) , sway bar link bushings, and track bar! Any ideas?? Thank you
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Unread 06-09-2013, 09:50 AM   #11
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I have a question or 2 for anyone that can help... I have a death wobble on my 98 xj and can't seem to find the fix. I have replaced the shocks (stabilizer included) , sway bar link bushings, and track bar! Any ideas?? Thank you
re-check the trac bar... control arms are what caused mine... it was all of it... I threw on ZJ steering, new trac bar... still got it... tightened up the axle mount bushing... but still getting it a little has to be control arms.
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Unread 07-06-2013, 03:31 PM   #12
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So the frame and underside is solid just the doors and rockers are rusty. If found a set of used 31" tires for it. Someday ill lift it 4"

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