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Old 01-24-2012, 07:44 PM   #1
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Jeep Purchase Question

I'm hoping someone can give me some insight. I'd like to buy a Jeep TJ as a second car to drive for fun and sometimes during the week. I found a beautiful 2005 soft top, 4.0L manual transmission for $9995. My hangup is that it has 140K miles on it. I know that engine is indestructible, but I'm a little hesitant to buy something with that high of mileage on it. Can anyone give me their opinion based on their experiences with Jeeps? Thanks!!!

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Old 01-24-2012, 07:50 PM   #2
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Someone here will be able to help.

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Old 01-24-2012, 07:53 PM   #3
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With today's vehicles, that is really not alot of miles if it's been taken care of.
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Old 01-24-2012, 07:55 PM   #4
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Where are you located? Have you searched the frame for rust? Have you driven the Jeep? They are all beautiful on Craigslist but when you get there it can be a different story. What else do you know about the Jeep? More info will help get more response from people on here. Sounds like a good deal to me but that is a lot of miles... I'm sure more people will chime in here..
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Old 01-24-2012, 07:57 PM   #5
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It's being offered at a dealership. 2 owners, Arizona car now in Southern California. Had my friends dealership run a carfax on it and it's clean except for the high miles. Haven't inspected it yet, going to look at it tomorrow.
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