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post #1 of 1176 Old 11-22-2008, 03:42 PM Thread Starter
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What's your Jeep's Top Speed?!!??

Hey guys there might already be a thread like this, but I couldnt find one soo...

Whats your jeeps top speed, or I should say how fast have you gone in your jeep, and lived to tell the tale? And yes I know Jeeps are not speed machines, Im just curious.


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post #2 of 1176 Old 11-22-2008, 03:44 PM
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i've been up to 197.6 mph indicated...

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75 is the highest, now its 70 before it gets scary
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post #4 of 1176 Old 11-22-2008, 03:48 PM
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95 top speed
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i've been up to 197.6 mph indicated...
Are you serious? In a jeep. I think thats impossible lol. Well actually maybe your drving the Jeep/Ferrari hybrid lol.
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Are you serious? In a jeep. I think thats impossible lol. Well actually maybe your drving the Jeep/Ferrari hybrid lol.

Its possible with the turbo flux capacitor while running high octane blinker fluid. The best have it.

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Its possible with the turbo flux capacitor while running high octane blinker fluid. The best have it.
Ahh yes! It totally slipped my mind.
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post #8 of 1176 Old 11-22-2008, 04:11 PM
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had to figure it out using the tach but 112 to 115 then i realized death wobble would be bad and slowed down to 65

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i have hit 75 no need to go faster i prefer seeing how slow i can climb a hill
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post #10 of 1176 Old 11-22-2008, 05:12 PM
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It's always amusing to see every car pass me out on the highway. I usually go around 60-70mph. When I get around 75, things get scary (lots of vibrating).
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post #12 of 1176 Old 11-22-2008, 06:10 PM
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I'm glad i'm not the only one that doesn't feel comfortable much over 70mph. Short wheelbase, big tires, tall suspension, marginal brakes equal not the best high speed machine.

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post #13 of 1176 Old 11-22-2008, 07:27 PM
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I've been all the way to the rev limiter/governor on my 05 Rubicon. Speedo was indicating 93MPH at the time the rev limiter/governor kicked it.

P.S. I also did this when I was first test driving my Jeep before I bought it. The salesman thought I was insane. I told him if I'm going to own it I want to know what it can do before I spend 30K on it! I think I scared the **** out of him lol
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I think I've had mine to about 70. I know it will go faster, just don't see a need to. I could get in the car or the truck if I wanted to go much faster. I didn't buy a Jeep for speeding across the country, certainly not through neighborhoods. That was for my young and stupid days.

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I can hit about 18mph in 5th gear at 3000 rpm.










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