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post #1 of 6 Old 09-24-2006, 08:46 AM Thread Starter
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i thought the patriot was going to replace the liberty?

i was in my study (bathroom) and i read something about the redesigning of the liberty in '08. i thought maybe the patriot was going to replace the liberty so i signed on. then i go to the liberty section to ask them and i see pics of the '08 liberty. so Jeep is going to have the Liberty, Compass, and Patriot? all 3 being "cute utes"? kinda overkill, but i am already making plans for a Patriot purchase after they have been out for a couple years. then gonna get me a budget boost for a few hundred dollars so i can fit some 27" super swampers.


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post #2 of 6 Old 09-24-2006, 07:29 PM
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Liberty will be rear wheel driven when in 2 wheel drive, have a two speed transfer case, solid rear axle and a greater towing capacity. Not quite a cute ute in my definition. But I do prefer the solid front axle on my Cherokee than the IFS of the Liberty.
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The Liberty is gettng redesigned for 2008 (see the link below). I like it, looks like the WK and XK. Jeep just needs to put a 4.7 V8 in it as an option.

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post #4 of 6 Old 11-05-2006, 10:13 PM
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so itll be even more hideous than it already is?

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Looks like a ford escape....kind of
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They have many more pictures on www.allpar.com

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