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Old 12-09-2011, 08:50 PM   #1
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spending cash wisely on 98 wrangler

ok heres the scoop.have a98 tj with 161thousand miles on it. right now its running ok but i was thinking since i have the money would it be wise to put in a rebuilt jasper motor or just have the old motor rebuilt.any input would be very helpful. any other suggestions welcome.love my jeep and would love to have it around a long time.

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Which engine? If its the 4.0L and its running good, it could go well over 200k before it needs any work. Frankly the 4cly is also good. If anything I would be more worried about the transmission needing a rebuild 1st.

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sorry, yes its the 4.0.
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thanks for the suggestion, and the welcome.
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