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Old 07-05-2013, 09:32 PM   #1
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New Canadian Jeep owner

Hello, I just picked up my new 2013 Wrangler Sport today. I've always wanted a Jeep but I just never got around to it until now. I sold my 97 Camaro RS and took the plunge and I couldn't be happier.

I bought the base model with the updated engine and tube door steps. Other than that, there is nothing fancy in it at all; no power windows, air conditioning, power locks, etc. Nothing, and I LOVE how "clean" and uncluttered it looks without all the electronic gadgets. I drove it for about 5 hours today, just cruising around enjoying the open air and the view.

I can't wait to add thicker tires, LED lights, tail light guards etc. It looks a little dorky right now, but in a year or so, my Jeep will be how I want it.

I appreciate all the threads and advice I've been reading on here already. I stole one fella's idea of making handles out of para-rope to hand on to. Great stuff!
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Old 07-06-2013, 02:04 AM   #2
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Old 07-06-2013, 06:06 AM   #3
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Old 07-06-2013, 07:32 AM   #6
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Nice ! Our numbers grow stronger ! Welcome from BC!
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Thanks for the welcome, Jared66, RevCo666, Marmotte729, and Beastmaster.

I really appreciate the positive vibe I get from the forum.
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Thanks Jokerchief462 and Silversport!! I just spent the past 16 hours driving all over Ontario visiting family today and had a great time driving!
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Thanks mackdj1. I am in Ontario, but I will be moving to New Brunswick in October; can't wait to get out to the east coast!!
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Thanks mackdj1. I am in Ontario, but I will be moving to New Brunswick in October; can't wait to get out to the east coast!!
Where in New Brunswick will you be located?
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Where in New Brunswick will you be located?
I will be in the Renous/Miramchi area...it depends on where I decide to buy a house I guess. I'm going to check out Blackville as well.

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