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Unread 07-18-2012, 05:17 AM   #31
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20,350 miles, and no problems with my Jeep. Love it!!
The dealership? lots of problems. They really are crooks. I am never going back there again.

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Unread 07-18-2012, 01:33 PM   #32
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21k miles no problems so far (hemi)
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Unread 07-19-2012, 07:07 AM   #33
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It's amazing how many people suck at 3rd grade math. "Diesel costs more at the pump!" Um, yeah...but if you get 7-9 miles per gallon more than the same vehicle with a gas engine (which you will, from personal experience), then you are still saving $$$$.

Diesel tailpipe emissions today are cleaner than gasoline tailpipe emissions, also. So no, diesels are not "dirty".
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Unread 07-19-2012, 01:32 PM   #34
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We're up to about 16k so far.

Nothing major to speak of. Minor (at least the way I look at it) paint issue on the spoiler off the rear glass and with that flash light in the rear.
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Unread 07-20-2012, 12:46 PM   #35
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It's amazing how many people suck at 3rd grade math. "Diesel costs more at the pump!" Um, yeah...but if you get 7-9 miles per gallon more than the same vehicle with a gas engine (which you will, from personal experience), then you are still saving $$$$.

Diesel tailpipe emissions today are cleaner than gasoline tailpipe emissions, also. So no, diesels are not "dirty".
it's pretty well known that all costs factored in, a diesel takes a lot of miles to make up any money over the gasser. If the diesel is offered at a similar price point to the gas models then it makes up for the higher fuel prices. In trucks with the $5000-$7500 markup for a diesel, it takes a lot of miles and a lot of years to overcome that initial hit. $5000 is a lot of gas.
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Unread 07-20-2012, 08:32 PM   #36
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...Minor issue ...with that flash light in the rear.
Isn't it funny how it's always in the last place you think to look?
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Unread 07-20-2012, 09:38 PM   #37
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just rolled 10k no issues!
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Unread 07-21-2012, 11:41 AM   #38
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Just hit 10K last night coming back from a camping trip in CO. 2011 70th anniversary, bone stock. 2 oil changes, and 1 tire rotation, all maintenence by me. Only problem so far was a rattle in the rear. I tightened the spare tire down, and rattle solved. Knocking on wood, she's been great so far.
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Unread 07-26-2012, 08:57 PM   #39
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2011 overland with the 3.6, 45,000 trouble free miles so far
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Unread 07-26-2012, 11:15 PM   #40
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Just over 30K here. All sorts of driving, city, highway, towing......no offroading for me


zero issues on my 2011 Laredo pentastar
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Unread 07-27-2012, 05:12 AM   #41
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12.5k

Just rolled 12500 miles. 2 oil changes, 1 tire rotation, and the rear unlock/lock button on hatch quit working (warranty fix). I've logged about 100 miles of "off roading" if you consider driving in powder sand on the beach to be off roading. Still going strong. Also, on second note I'm averaging 22 - 24 MPG except when off roading of course.
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Unread 07-27-2012, 07:47 AM   #42
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19280 so far without an issue.
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Unread 07-28-2012, 07:17 AM   #43
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2011 Lmtd w/ tow Pentastar - 10.480 and 1yr old today Happy B-day sweetie.

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Unread 07-28-2012, 04:14 PM   #44
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25k. No issues.
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Unread 07-28-2012, 04:49 PM   #45
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2011 Overland w/hemi. 42,000 w/ no problems. Only issue were brake lights & running lights failed & were easy replacement.
It is exactly what we needed as a vehicle. Can carry cargo, trailer and comfortable for long distance driving.
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