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Old 07-18-2012, 10:40 AM   #1
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Hello ,
I've finally set my foot on looking for an awesome wrangler crowd.
Been inside sports cars for 15 years, until now, I have a minivan

Family of 4 needing a fun car~

I'm mainly looking for something under 10grand.

What do I have to look for to at least ride it for another 5 years without major repair? Preferably, I'd like something around 100k miles give or take 10k miles.

Thanks guys, I hope I can be active in the forums!
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Old 07-18-2012, 01:13 PM   #2
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Old 07-18-2012, 01:32 PM   #3
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Old 07-18-2012, 07:39 PM   #6
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Old 08-15-2012, 01:56 PM   #9
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Thanks guys

I'm having a hard time finding the one I want.
I'm set on TJ, but ones I've been finding are all over 150k miles.

How does wrangler engines hold on mileage? do they need frequent engine treatment, etc?

I guess I have some reading to do on the forums.
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Old 08-15-2012, 01:57 PM   #10
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Thanks guys

I'm having a hard time finding the one I want.
I'm set on TJ, but ones I've been finding are all over 150k miles.

How does wrangler engines hold on mileage? do they need frequent engine treatment, etc?

I guess I have some reading to do on the forums.
I've got one for sale. Just under 70k miles.

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