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Never 9 1.60%
In Return Only 40 7.13%
To All Wrangler type Jeeps (incl. MB, GPW & CJs) 469 83.60%
To All Modified Wrangler type Jeeps 84 14.97%
To All Offroad-equipped 4X4's 21 3.74%
To any modivied Jeep brand vehicle 18 3.21%
To any Jeep brand vehicle 6 1.07%
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Old 03-07-2013, 01:51 AM   #2761
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Pretty sure they'd wave back at you regardless of what you were driving

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Old 03-07-2013, 04:55 AM   #2762
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Old 03-07-2013, 12:28 PM   #2763
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Ok my JK is the 2nd jeep I've owned, first was a beat up YJ in high school. That was in Massachusetts, and the always jeeps waved. right now I'm stationed in the Miami Florida area. It seems to me that only people wave back if I'm Palm Beach county and north of it. So far by giving a quick wave, I've been flipped off, a women thought I was hitting on her, been told to F-off, and looked at like i have horns growing out my head. My wife doesn't wave to any jeeps now since the last guy at a traffic light must have had his head in the gutter because a jeep wave doesn't mean a woman wants to "fool around". I have 2.5 months till my family and I move to the Yorktown Virginia area for my next station. Needless to say, we can't wait. Anybody else ever have such crazy s@!$ happen to them with a simple wave?
Ha. Nothing too out of the ordinary here. You clearly need to change the finger your waving with!! Not sure what to say about your wife's experience. Maybe stop waving with her leg?
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Old 03-07-2013, 01:43 PM   #2764
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Hard to see waves when most of the driving I do is in the pitch dark!
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Old 03-07-2013, 01:53 PM   #2765
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Ok my JK is the 2nd jeep I've owned, first was a beat up YJ in high school. That was in Massachusetts, and the always jeeps waved. right now I'm stationed in the Miami Florida area. It seems to me that only people wave back if I'm Palm Beach county and north of it. So far by giving a quick wave, I've been flipped off, a women thought I was hitting on her, been told to F-off, and looked at like i have horns growing out my head. My wife doesn't wave to any jeeps now since the last guy at a traffic light must have had his head in the gutter because a jeep wave doesn't mean a woman wants to "fool around". I have 2.5 months till my family and I move to the Yorktown Virginia area for my next station. Needless to say, we can't wait. Anybody else ever have such crazy s@!$ happen to them with a simple wave?
Dude, you're in Miami. That's a whole other country down there. Drive up north a bit, we'll all wave back at you. I've only been back in FL for a few weeks now and I have to say, it's great to be back among Jeepers who wave.
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Old 03-07-2013, 09:45 PM   #2766
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Whats up with the wave?

Been driving my TJ for about three weeks and started to notice, everybody in a wrangler waves at me! Kinda cool I feel like I'm in a special club now! Lol the first couple of times I just didn't think about it, and was confused thinking "was that somebody I know" lol
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Old 03-07-2013, 10:01 PM   #2767
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Been driving my TJ for about three weeks and started to notice, everybody in a wrangler waves at me! Kinda cool I feel like I'm in a special club now! Lol the first couple of times I just didn't think about it, and was confused thinking "was that somebody I know" lol
It is something that makes ya feel good on the inside. I know the mods have an official wave thread too, I think they like to keep all wave related posts under one thread.
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Old 03-07-2013, 10:51 PM   #2768
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Here is what's up with it:
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Old 03-07-2013, 11:26 PM   #2770
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Dude, you're in Miami. That's a whole other country down there. Drive up north a bit, we'll all wave back at you. I've only been back in FL for a few weeks now and I have to say, it's great to be back among Jeepers who wave.
I can confirm everything you're saying! I live in south beach and jeeps are all over the place. I have owned since May 2012 and still not one wave! I have up in trying for same reasons you mention. It's a love hate relationship living here! Meet lots of nice people in my building and in my business but out and about, don't even think of crossing the street when a vehicle is coming. They don't think pedestrians have the right of way! And it's ok to U turn where ever you want! Left turns from right lane are the norm! And yellow light means speed up and honk at all the pedestrians in your way!
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I waved tonight at a jeep going the other way in the farthest lane from me. I would like to think they waved back even though it was pitch black outside...its habit. and i get bummed/miffed if i don't get a wave in return.
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Old 03-08-2013, 02:08 PM   #2775
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Old 03-09-2013, 12:03 AM   #2776
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ha. I find myself waying in my truck. I laugh when they wave back an I remember I am not in the jeep
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Old 03-09-2013, 06:07 AM   #2777
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ha. I find myself waying in my truck. I laugh when they wave back an I remember I am not in the jeep
You beat me to it. I get pretty funny looks when I swing wide with a 53 foot trailer to make a turn and the vehicle at the white line is a jeep and I am waving like an idiot. Lol.
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Old 03-09-2013, 06:16 AM   #2778
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Old 03-09-2013, 06:19 AM   #2779
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You beat me to it. I get pretty funny looks when I swing wide with a 53 foot trailer to make a turn and the vehicle at the white line is a jeep and I am waving like an idiot. Lol.
Wonder how it looks when I wave from our Chrysler 300? With my dad in the back wife in the front and her mom in the back? our combined age is 287!!!!
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Old 03-09-2013, 07:24 AM   #2780
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When I got rid of my last wrangler and went to a vw gulf and probably took me a month to stop waving ... it's all good now though cause I'm back in the club
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Old 03-09-2013, 07:36 AM   #2782
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Have y'all noticed that many new JK owners, especially those 4 doors, don't wave?
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Have y'all noticed that many new JK owners, especially those 4 doors, don't wave?
I have noticed that. I'm a JKUR owner and wave at everyone in any type of wrangler. And have noticed that a lot of JK embarrass us. Wave!

I ride a motorcycle. I wave at everyone on 2 wheels (except scooters) :-P
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Have y'all noticed that many new JK owners, especially those 4 doors, don't wave?
Yes I did notice at. I also noticed I didn't get as many waves when my TJ was stock. The more parts I add and the higher it gets the more waves I get.
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I can confirm everything you're saying! I live in south beach and jeeps are all over the place. I have owned since May 2012 and still not one wave! I have up in trying for same reasons you mention. It's a love hate relationship living here! Meet lots of nice people in my building and in my business but out and about, don't even think of crossing the street when a vehicle is coming. They don't think pedestrians have the right of way! And it's ok to U turn where ever you want! Left turns from right lane are the norm! And yellow light means speed up and honk at all the pedestrians in your way!
This made me laugh. I'm from South Florida and haven't been home in a while.
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This made me laugh. I'm from South Florida and haven't been home in a while.
But it's true! Lol ! Where in south Florida did you live?
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I can remember back to the 60's and Jeepers waving to my dad in his cj and him telling me to wave and teaching me to ride with my foot on the door sill when the doors are off just like my kids do today.

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