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post #1 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 02:39 PM Thread Starter
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Waving to other Jeepers on-road

Hey guys,

do you all still wave to other Jeepers when crossing them on the road?

After owning my first Jeep Unlimited for the past month, I noticed that not all Jeepers waves to the others.

Not sure if it's the 4door or just some people forget or dont care.. or it's not a trend anymore...

What do you guys do and think?

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post #2 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 02:58 PM
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Hate the wave - whether on my motorcycle, or in a Jeep.
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post #3 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 03:07 PM
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Hate the wave - whether on my motorcycle, or in a Jeep.
Way to be happy there buddy! lol

I think it is a very cool thing that is unique to Jeep. We should make its legacy live on.... Hi!!!

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post #4 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 03:37 PM
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I have a JK and a TJ. When I'm driving the TJ, I get the wave. When I'm driving the JK all I get are strange looks.
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post #5 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 03:48 PM
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I wave.

Haven't received any back yet though.
Maybe because I'm in an "uncool" JK,

or the TJ drivers are jealous.

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post #6 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 04:07 PM
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I wave although most people look at me like I am crazy.
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post #7 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 04:12 PM
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I almost always wave (as I did with my YJs and TJ), but few wave back.
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post #8 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 04:32 PM
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Yeah I've noticed that I'm not getting that many waves back. Still though I'll keep waving. I figure that there are alot of YJ and TJ owners out there that prolly dont wanna beleive that the JK is out and therefore ignore it.

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I always wave...if they dont wave back then I just simply subtract a few fingers and let them know they are #1...quick and easy transition

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post #10 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 04:53 PM
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All you guys better wave, us YJ and TJ owners want you to wave back... you are now part of the Jeep family.

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Way to be happy there buddy! lol
I'm happier when I am paying attention to my driving, instead of looking to see if a driver coming the other way notices me waving at them, is waving back, or is giving me the finger.

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I think it is a very cool thing that is unique to Jeep.
It's not unique to Jeep - motorcycle people do it too.
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post #12 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 05:10 PM
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Hate the wave - whether on my motorcycle, or in a Jeep.
So what kind of motorcycle ? If you don't wave its either got to be a Harley or a BMW
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So what kind of motorcycle ?
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If you don't wave its either got to be a Harley or a BMW
Why? Oh wait, let me guess - because they are not REAL motorcycle people?
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post #14 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 05:27 PM
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post #15 of 33 Old 03-08-2007, 05:51 PM
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nice scooter!
Thanks! I put about 36,000 miles on it since 2001, although about half of that is from a single road trip (Alaska, Mexico, Florida Keys, Quebec, and back).
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