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Unread 12-25-2012, 07:41 AM   #991
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if i tried to get my jeep to 80 it would be rock and roll over.
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Unread 12-25-2012, 08:34 AM   #992
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had once my jeep at 100 mph, maybe even faster, but doesnt like high speeds for longer time, the engines losing oil and coolingliquid so for fast travel the jeep us useless.
anyway, i said always, a jeep is to drive were an normal car can't get, want to go faster? buy and sporty car and not an 4x4
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Unread 12-26-2012, 11:34 AM   #993
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I have hit 104mph in 1/4 mile with my 97 wrangler 4 banger
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Unread 12-26-2012, 11:42 AM   #994
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I have hit 104mph in 1/4 mile with my 97 wrangler 4 banger
From what starting speed? A lightly modded 5.9 ZJ won't hit 100 in a 1/4 from a standing start.
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Unread 12-26-2012, 01:06 PM   #995
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From what starting speed? A lightly modded 5.9 ZJ won't hit 100 in a 1/4 from a standing start.
x2 mine hit 91 or 92 in the 1/4...granted that was with a baby start (transfer case linkage was loose). Does said wrangler have a SBC or something in it??
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Unread 12-26-2012, 10:49 PM   #996
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my 4 banger wouldn't hit 104 if I dropped out of a plane LOL
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Unread 12-27-2012, 01:30 PM   #997
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my 4 banger wouldn't hit 104 if I dropped out of a plane LOL
you know why that is, because the jeep is like a stone brick.
compare this with our XJ's

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Unread 12-27-2012, 06:48 PM   #998
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yes I know about the aerodynamics of a tj what realy messed up is the tj use to be my street jeep my off road toy was a comanche with a 4.0, camo paint, 10 inch steel rims
and super swampers I know I had it *** backwards Man I miss that truck
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Unread 12-28-2012, 11:42 PM   #999
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I have no interest in finding the top speed of my jeep. I prefer not to go out like that.
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Unread 12-30-2012, 03:50 AM   #1000
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Im currently in the process of getting my speed limiter removed as I hit it at the top of third, right around 117mph
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Unread 12-31-2012, 09:24 AM   #1001
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From what starting speed? A lightly modded 5.9 ZJ won't hit 100 in a 1/4 from a standing start.
It was from a standing start. Dead stop, light brake torque, release brakes and floor it and hang on . Actually hit 104 mph
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Unread 12-31-2012, 09:34 AM   #1002
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It was from a standing start. Dead stop, light brake torque, release brakes and floor it and hang on . Actually hit 104 mph
Where did you go? I've been to Mid Michigan Motorplex with mine.
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Unread 12-31-2012, 11:22 AM   #1003
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It was from a standing start. Dead stop, light brake torque, release brakes and floor it and hang on . Actually hit 104 mph
I just looked at your Jeep info and noticed it's boosted. That explains a lot
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Unread 12-31-2012, 12:34 PM   #1004
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Unread 12-31-2012, 11:23 PM   #1005
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125mph in a HEMI
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