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Unread 10-29-2013, 10:05 AM   #1
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Possibly buying a WJ---PUMPED

Hey guys looking at buying a WJ aftet selling my beloved XJ...wanted to know your opinion


2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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http://atcm.co/S2PVDP/1521CD87

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Unread 10-29-2013, 11:17 AM   #2
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harder to turn a wrench. can be temperamental, 4.7 wont put up with the neglect the 4.0 will......... that being said............ DO IT! there awesome, look good, ride comfortable, but will hold their own offroad. Love my quadra drive, love my 4.7. only thing I miss from my tj was the stick shift
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Unread 10-29-2013, 11:19 AM   #3
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Unread 10-29-2013, 02:22 PM   #4
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That is a good price for the mileage and condition from what I can see.
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Unread 10-30-2013, 12:58 AM   #5
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Agreed...looks good for that price..but definitely do your homework, since some tend to have many more issues than others.
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Unread 10-30-2013, 04:03 AM   #6
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Ive had a TJ and a couple of XJ but love my WJ the most.
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Unread 10-30-2013, 01:09 PM   #7
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Hold out for a V8. Much more power.

This costs a little more, but mileage about the same:

http://www.autotrader.com/cars-for-s...Index=24&Log=0

Another nice one:

http://www.autotrader.com/cars-for-s...gIndex=4&Log=0

It's harder to find V8's with low mileage for that cheap. You might be better off with an I6.

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Unread 10-30-2013, 02:45 PM   #8
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My ideal setup would have been a Laredo trim 03 or 04 with selec-trac, upcountry suspension group, and an H.O. V8. Keep the power and the better suspension, and ditch all the bells and whistles that just cause more repair problems. Though I don't think you could get the HO with a base trim Laredo...
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