limited v8's - JeepForum.com

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 08-07-2007, 10:04 AM Thread Starter
Guitarhead09
Registered User
2001 TJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Tn
Posts: 193
limited v8's

is it safe to buy a WJ with the v8 and 100,000 miles and still be reliable, ? and last long? and what is the mpg you guys get with them

thanks

Guitarhead09 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 Old 08-07-2007, 10:08 AM
nierace
Registered User
 
nierace's Avatar
2003 WJ 
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: CT
Posts: 8,240
Depends on how it was maintained like anything else...

The 4.7 is reliable, agitatedpancake has over 200k on his and still going strong.

Stock I got around 17-18mpg mixed city/highway, mostly highway. (***** footing around though)

If its a limited then you should check to see if it has faulty blend door...

www.wjjeeps.com

Nickerdoodle
03 WJ 4.7 242HD Kolak/IRO 5" Clayton LA's
35" BFGoodrich KM2
sira4x4.net North East Offroad Club
www.carolinadriveline.com
www.ironrockoffroad.com
kolak@aol.com
nierace is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 08-07-2007, 12:46 PM
thecool1
Registered User
2004 WJ 
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Sierra Vista
Posts: 77
If your looking to buy a Jeep, then you have already made a consious (sp) decesion to throw fuel economy out the window. Aerodynamics are overrated.

1991 Comanche HO (Parents sold while Deployed)
2000 Grand Cherokee Stock- Rest In Pieces (Swallowed by Montana pothole)
2004 Grand Cherokee Laredo

You always miss those NorEasters, especially when you haven't had snow in years.
thecool1 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.



Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Jeep Forums Replies Last Post
are all 4.7 V8's the same CjinPA WK Grand Cherokee & XK Commander Forum 1 02-07-2010 11:54 AM
Opinions on V8's w/Quadra Trac? jlindseyjr ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 15 06-30-2009 11:26 AM
Question... main issues w/V8's cweb ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 1 01-17-2009 10:36 PM
How are the ZJ V8's?? cherojeep ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 30 01-18-2007 11:39 PM
V8's and D35 bulldawg747 ZJ Grand Cherokee Forum 2 09-01-2004 10:55 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome