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post #1 of 6 Old 07-21-2021, 12:31 PM Thread Starter
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97 TJ 4A For My Wife For Her Birthday

So I surprised my wife, who has long since loved TJ's with our new old Jeep for her birthday. $4500, it pulls a little when braking, needs some exhaust work, needs some stereo work, and needs to clean up the light wiring. I like it, it's solid, and she was very happy with her new old Jeep. I took some risk since I surprised her with it, I thought she might not like it, but in the end she loved it.

I ordered Air conditioning for it as well, the parts for that are supposed to be here on Thursday. She said it was a must.

Automatic TJ's are tricky to find.

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post #2 of 6 Old 07-21-2021, 03:21 PM
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Now get her a personalized plate like I did. (see my avatar) You’ll really score some bonus points.
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Now get her a personalized plate like I did. (see my avatar) You’ll really score some bonus points.
She doesn't like personalized plates. We just have plane jane Maryland Historic tags hanging on the small old girl.

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post #4 of 6 Old 07-27-2021, 04:46 PM
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Looks great! Heck around here (MI) automatics are all over the place. Almost impossible finding a manual. I got me a nice radio installed since my initial radio was a little iffy. Got my 1997 TJ a remanufactured Jensen VX4014 from Amazon for $200.
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Looks great! Heck around here (MI) automatics are all over the place. Almost impossible finding a manual. I got me a nice radio installed since my initial radio was a little iffy. Got my 1997 TJ a remanufactured Jensen VX4014 from Amazon for $200.
Crutchfield or nothing. Customer service and warranty are #1.
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post #6 of 6 Old 07-28-2021, 03:39 PM
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