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Old 07-04-2007, 03:49 PM   #1
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Hi, I have never owned a Jeep. I'm looking at a 2005 Wrangler.
My question is - can the odometer be disconnected easily to keep the mileage low. This vehicle has only 4,000 miles showing. Vehicle seems clean. Thanks in advance. Hope be be a Jeep owner soon.

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Old 07-04-2007, 03:53 PM   #2
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Isn't that against the law?

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Old 07-04-2007, 04:00 PM   #3
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I think so....

but so is violating immigration laws, it does happen
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Old 07-04-2007, 04:10 PM   #4
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You may want to see if it has an R title...just a thought....
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Old 07-04-2007, 04:12 PM   #5
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R Title?

I'm cluless, Thanks
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Old 07-04-2007, 04:19 PM   #6
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Are you familiar with an R title?
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R-Title

I do not know what an R-Title is? Thanks
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Old 07-04-2007, 05:00 PM   #8
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Isn't that against the law?
I believe he is asking if it could be done because this jeep has such low mileage that someone might have done it them selves. I have read that people can do it fairly easy on most vehicles now. You can buy a tool that rolls them back off ebay if they are the computer ones.

I believe if you purchase the carflax deal they come out and do an inspection and go over it from head to toe for 100$. They check to see if it has been rolled back ect. If your really thinking about this and your not sure if 4k miles is right I would pay the money and get a head to toe inspection.

R Title I believe means Rebuilt correct? Theres Lemon, salvaged, rebuilt, and flooded titles. At least that what carfax said when I was buying my jeep.

http://www.carfax.com/cfm/general_ch...CMP=KNC-Google

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Old 07-04-2007, 05:05 PM   #9
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Then again it could really be 4k on a what 2 year old. I bought a 12 year old YJ that had 55,000 on her. Doing the math, it only averaged about 4,500 a year.
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Yea, afew thousand a year is about average. I would still run the VIN and get a carflax history report on anything used. You can purchase the unlimited reports and run as many as you want.

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Old 07-04-2007, 06:04 PM   #11
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Thank you

I will use your suggestions and report back

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