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post #1 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 03:35 PM Thread Starter
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What do you drive when you can't drive the Jeep?

While i was doing my lift and didn't have a my jeep to drive i had to drive my mom's penguin cover liberty. It wouldn't have been so disappointing to drive except i had to drive it too school and it's covered in penguin stickers, penguin seat covers, penguin steering wheel cover, girly stickers, and little penguin stuffed animals on the dash with a dolphin hanging from the mirror, almost was incentive to finish my jeep faster haha. But yeah, the only thing that could make it greater is the fact it's the fancy Columbia Edition (didn't really understand what made it that) but i'm glad I have my xj back

So let's hear what everyone else ends up driving when their xj's are not drivable


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post #2 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 03:41 PM
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While the insurance was taking forever to total my last XJ I had to drive my mom's honda civic I'll never forget the looks I got from jeepers when I waved to them and forgot what I was driving
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post #3 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 03:44 PM
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If my XJ is out of comission, I drive my wife's Liberty - it's got Tweety on the tire cover, so I know how you feel buddy! Otherwise if the weather is good, I'll drive my Monte.

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yeah i got fun looks from people at school, especially from the people who saw my jeep in the shop at school and had plenty of comments about how slow it was coming haha

1999 XJ 4.5 inch ZONE lift, trimmed front and back, 34 10.50 15 super swamper tsls, Adjustable IRO double shear track bar, Stainless steel woven brake lines, Bar pin eliminators, Cragar 15x8 4in back space soft 8s, discos, B&M transcooler and temp gauge, K&N intake
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post #5 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 04:33 PM
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I drive my 2" lifted Durango or the 2wd Ranger truck. thank god my wife isn't into all that girly crap. But I think the 3 YO daughter is planning on decorating in Cheap Chick later....

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post #6 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 04:46 PM
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when my jeep was down for the upgrades a few weeks ago, i had to drive my moms car too....

but its a supercharged mini cooper.... so i REALLY enjoy it!

glad to be back to the XJ tho, not so worried about 'accidently' doing twice the speed limit anymore either
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post #7 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 04:49 PM
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When the yJ is down, I drive one of the two XJs. If one of the XJs is down, I drive either the other XJ or the YJ

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post #8 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 04:49 PM
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I drive my twin turbo Honduki Ricewigga Type R. It's fast, dawg. I mean SICK.
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post #9 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 04:57 PM
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i drive my dads 07 silverado crew cab loaded..so much different then the xj on so many levels..
my moms got an 06 impala that i like to cruise around in too

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post #10 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 04:58 PM
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post #11 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 05:02 PM
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Either a 2004 chyrsler sebring but the now it has a cracked block and bad trans so the dodge caravan 2000 which the sertine belt broke today so my xj is the only thing running as of today lol thank god i wasnt doing any mods due to being down with the flu...

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post #12 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 05:23 PM
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I drive one of the other jeeps, TJ, OR WJ.

  1. '95 XJ country edition, 4" coils/3/4" spacers, HD leafs with extra main added in, Ironman adjustable control arms, rough country shackles, aussie locker, JK rubicon shocks, 35" mudder's, soft 8's, cobra cb
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post #13 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 05:24 PM
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If im not drivin the jeeps, I cruise a kia sephia...beat that.

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post #14 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 06:08 PM
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If im not drivin the jeeps, I cruise a kia sephia...beat that.
Easy....a pedal bike!

Luckily my Jeep hasn't let me down where I've had to use it yet tho.

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post #15 of 419 Old 03-01-2009, 06:30 PM
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I've been peddling my bike for a few months now. Get the XJ back in a little over a week

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