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Old 01-04-2014, 02:26 AM   #1
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Lookin for a new jeep and I need opinions

my Red '90 YJ got totaled, rearended at a stoplight, she was in a 95 maxima, and going 35, totaled her car, My Jeep and the Taurus she pushed me into...
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So, Im looking for a replacement Jeep, kinda prefer a YJ, as I have TONS of YJ stuff already...

BUT, What color?

Yellow? or Black?

The Yellow one is in AWESOME condition (3 tops and CLEAN!), the black one is in decent condition, good paint, and CLEAN too, only a soft top, but my Hard Top and full doors survived the accident, so....

Im balking on the yellow one, its just SO YELLOW, I like it, but... will I get Barbiejeep shit for driving it?

there are other Jeeps im looking at, but these 2 are at the top of my list.


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Old 01-04-2014, 02:43 AM   #2
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Yellow one looks like it's in great shape. But from the pics, kinda looks like the tires are out..

More info on the price and mileage? I painted my XJ yellow and love it..

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Old 01-04-2014, 02:45 AM   #3
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I'm all about stealth. BLACK.
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Old 01-04-2014, 02:50 AM   #4
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Both are listed at $5500/BO
Both are 4.0L AX15

I have the wheels and tirs from my wrecked 90 and they are not bent.
Ill be lifting it 4ish inches and swapping my 4:10 geared front and rear axles over.
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Old 01-04-2014, 02:52 AM   #5
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Both are listed at $5500/BO
Both are 4.0L AX15
In that case, yellow all the way.. Get some characteristic stay away from the conventional black.
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Old 01-04-2014, 02:54 AM   #6
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Yellow one reminds me about a Wasp, or TONKA
not too girly...
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Old 01-04-2014, 03:26 AM   #7
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More of the Yellow.
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Old 01-05-2014, 03:10 PM   #8
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Im balking on the yellow one, its just SO YELLOW, I like it, but... will I get Barbiejeep shit for driving it?

there are other Jeeps im looking at, but these 2 are at the top of my list.


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I say go for the YELLOW!
I thought something similar when I baught my Rally Yellow Chevy Cobalt.


But I have a white Jeep.
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I like the yellow one
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Old 01-05-2014, 08:37 PM   #10
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I like the yellow one
Owner of the Yellow one is not responding to my e-mails.

Black one is, sending me all pics Im asking for, frame shackle attaching points, everything i need, and its clean....

Another black one appeared in my area, clean (so far) and has a hard topa nd full doors, so I wouldnt have to paint my red doors...
BUT, its 6K...

Also white lifter TJ on 33s showed up in Sac... has a hard top and full doors, might go that route, waiting on more pics.......
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'04 SV1000s:
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Old 01-05-2014, 11:36 PM   #11
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Yellow Jeep guy replied, he is sending me frame pics of popular rust areas.
hope my Insurance check cashes quickly....

3 Jeeps in mind, so....
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Old 01-19-2014, 10:42 PM   #12
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ended up buying the one in the first post, second pic (black with spice top).

See my build thread linked in my sig.
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Old 01-20-2014, 12:59 PM   #13
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should have shown him the other ads to get him to come down lol. nice finds. hard to find a tj let alone a yj around here that's not rotten

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