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Old 02-09-2012, 10:35 AM   #1
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Im going to look at a 2001 Jeep Sahara 6 cylinder with auto. Is there anything specific to to this model that I need to look for?

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Im going to look at a 2001 Jeep Sahara 6 cylinder with auto. Is there anything specific to to this model that I need to look for?
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0331 cylinder head prone to cracking typically after 100K.
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Is this the only head they used in 2001?
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Is this the only head they used in 2001?
I never had any serious engine probs with my 01
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well the bad years for that head were 00-01, maybe 2002.. A copper deficency or something like that.. the head was used after 02 but they fixed the problem with it.. It's not a that it's going to happen issue... it's a might happen issue.. pretty much if you over heat the engine is when the problem aries.. I wouldn't let it keep you from buying the 2001.. just something to look out for casue it's not a cheap fix..

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