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post #1 of 5 Old 04-29-2004, 09:02 PM Thread Starter
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Newbie.

I'm a wannabe jeep enthusiast living in Chicago. Want to start with a used, seasoned Jeep to tinker with. Does anyone know a good spot to begin in the Chicago area? Interested in something raised with 32" tires, preferably around 1999-2000.

Thanks in advance for your help.

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post #2 of 5 Old 04-29-2004, 09:05 PM
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Get a 2000 TJ (Wrangler) with a the 4.0 either X, Sport or Sahara model.

Stay away from the SE.....the 4cyl has no power.

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post #3 of 5 Old 04-29-2004, 09:07 PM
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Define where in the 'Chicago area'. I know it is a PITA for me to go form the far NW burbs to the South side...

Narrow it down a bit, will ya?

You can do things the right way or the wrong way.
Or you can do it MY way...which is like the wrong way, only faster.
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Live in the city...downtown Chicago (Wicker Park), but aching to get out into the wilderness. Must be my N.C. roots....
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post #5 of 5 Old 04-30-2004, 03:56 PM
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Originally Posted by TJer
Get a 2000 TJ (Wrangler) with a the 4.0 either X, Sport or Sahara model.

Stay away from the SE.....the 4cyl has no power.
Get a 2000 TJ (Wrangler) with a the 2.5 SE
Stay away from the Sport, Sahara and X model. They have no power

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