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Old 05-21-2013, 02:19 PM   #31
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2013 JKUR is my daily driver. Would not have it any other way. I actually look forward to my drive to work in the morning
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Old 05-21-2013, 02:36 PM   #32
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My Jeep isn't even second in line as a daily driver.

I have an E-250 and for days I don't need a van, I have a crew cab Nissan Titan. It does make the times I get to use the Jeep feel like a party!

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Old 05-21-2013, 02:46 PM   #33
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For now my TJ is my DD, but I only live about 3 miles from work. They are about to move our command though and I will have heavy traffic in my way and a lot longer drive. So I am considering getting an old beater Civic with an automatic to get me to work. Leave the TJ for weekends and date night. Then maybe i can start putting a lift on and all that other fun stuff.
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Old 05-21-2013, 04:46 PM   #34
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Top comes off in April, back on in Nov.
Drive it when nothing is falling from the sky, otherwise it sits in garage and I drive the F1fidy.
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Old 05-21-2013, 05:49 PM   #35
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Daily driver here.
His: 1999 Flame Red TJ, With a few mods...

Hers: 1987 Grand Wagoneer, stock w/Falken Wildpeak ATs
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Old 05-23-2013, 02:50 PM   #36
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Daily Driver. About 50-60 miles a day with 90% being highway. I get about 18-19 MPG if anyone was wondering (13 JKU stock)
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Old 05-23-2013, 07:20 PM   #38
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Originally Posted by RedWranglerMike View Post
This is my true daily driver.

My summer toy.

My second summer toy i just finished a 351w swap.
I see a cnyjeep sticker. Where are you from? I see all kinds of keeps around here with the windshield banner (fulton/oswego area).
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Old 05-23-2013, 08:05 PM   #39
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Originally Posted by pepatrick View Post
2013 JKU Sahara is my daily driver. I travel quite a bit so it goes to the airport and back a couple of times a month. When not traveling I work from home so gas mileage is not a big concern. It s my daily driver.
Same with me and my JKR. I live in northern NM, and if there's a little traffic when I'm driving in town, I can usually drive around it. I consistently avg. around 21.
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Old 05-23-2013, 08:09 PM   #40
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I bought it to be my Daily driver.
Gave up a mint fully loaded Civic 35mpg for my beauty!
Love driving my Jeep!
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Old 05-23-2013, 08:14 PM   #41
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My TJ is a third vehicle. I drive my lame Camry to work and my chevelle on weekends. TJ is only used for jeep jamborees and hunting trips.
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Old 05-23-2013, 08:55 PM   #42
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Not my daily. 1997 Honda Accord does 25 miles each way commute. It gets at least 10 more miles to gallon and tires are cheaper to replace. Also less road noise.
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Old 05-25-2013, 09:32 AM   #43
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Originally Posted by Chipmunk View Post
I see a cnyjeep sticker. Where are you from? I see all kinds of keeps around here with the windshield banner (fulton/oswego area).
I live in Fabius, its about 25 minutes south of Syracuse. Sent you a PM on other info.
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Old 05-25-2013, 09:45 AM   #44
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My daily driver is a 2013 F150 company truck. Evenings and weekends, the Jeep wins out over the F250.

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