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Unread 04-24-2012, 10:20 PM   #1
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2.5 L That are STILL... ALIVE!

Does anyone have a 2.5 L that has been redone or one that is all original and still kickin...?

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[CENTER]2009 [COLOR="SlateGray"]SILVER[/COLOR] JK Sahara
RC 3.5-315.70.17 on Stock RUBI's
PE Front and Rear Bumper
DIY DECK LID
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2006 Navy WK HEMI ~RK 3.5 lift - 17" Moabs - Toyo 265.70.17 AT - Bedliner Paint Job - [COLOR="Red"][B]SOLD[/B][/COLOR]

'85 XJ... Still tryin to figure out what the heck I have in this piece of Junk! But you gotta start somewhere
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Unread 04-24-2012, 10:23 PM   #2
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The one in my TJ has led a pretty normal life, but the 2.5L in my CJ has been though some pretty tough ****. Still running strong.

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Unread 04-24-2012, 10:25 PM   #3
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My 95 YJ still running an origional 2.5

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Unread 04-25-2012, 02:22 PM   #4
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222,874 on my 97 tj and still going.
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Unread 04-25-2012, 02:40 PM   #5
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183k on my original 2.5. It runs fine, but needs a little tlc
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Unread 04-30-2012, 08:03 PM   #6
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138K and still kicking.
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Unread 04-30-2012, 11:27 PM   #7
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Ok, I love all the miles on these. It is VERY impressive. Does anyone have an XJ with the 2.5 and if so can you post an image of your engine bay????
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[CENTER]2009 [COLOR="SlateGray"]SILVER[/COLOR] JK Sahara
RC 3.5-315.70.17 on Stock RUBI's
PE Front and Rear Bumper
DIY DECK LID
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2006 Navy WK HEMI ~RK 3.5 lift - 17" Moabs - Toyo 265.70.17 AT - Bedliner Paint Job - [COLOR="Red"][B]SOLD[/B][/COLOR]

'85 XJ... Still tryin to figure out what the heck I have in this piece of Junk! But you gotta start somewhere
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Unread 04-30-2012, 11:32 PM   #8
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I had 167,000 on my YJ's 2.5L when I sold it an it still purred like new
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Unread 05-01-2012, 02:19 AM   #9
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Unread 05-01-2012, 02:20 AM   #10
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sorry about the large pics!
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Unread 05-01-2012, 03:35 AM   #11
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Unread 05-01-2012, 11:34 AM   #12
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133,000 miles still running strong, needs new timing tensioner and valve cover gasket. (have both sitting in a box)
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Unread 05-01-2012, 12:28 PM   #13
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206k daily driver for now. just did the alternator and starter

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Unread 05-01-2012, 12:41 PM   #14
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i have 130,000 only problem is an exhaust leak
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Unread 05-01-2012, 02:12 PM   #15
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140k+ and still 4-bangin

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