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Old 08-10-2012, 04:41 AM   #1
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88 yj, but what base model?

Ok i have a question here, i have been trying to figure out how the heck i can figure out what base model yj i have.

i have an auto trans 3 gears
dana 30 in front dana 35 in back
a/c
cruise control
fog light switch (no factory fog light)
hard top with full dors. no rear wiper.
my hard top is black and has a sun roof
and i have a gray interrior
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Old 08-10-2012, 05:53 AM   #2
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Not sure. I basically have the same as you but mine had no hard top when I purchased it from seller, my a/c was afterthought not stock. Mine is a LAREDO. 4.2l I-6.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) 1987-1995 Jeep Wrangler YJ<

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Old 08-10-2012, 07:13 AM   #3
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Not sure. I basically have the same as you but mine had no hard top when I purchased it from seller, my a/c was afterthought not stock. Mine is a LAREDO. 4.2l I-6.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) 1987-1995 Jeep Wrangler YJ<

I CHECKED MY VIN BUT SOME OF THE NUMBERS OR WAY OFF,

2B**Z**42*B******
THE STARS ARE NUMBERS THAT MATCH AND SECURITY PURPOSES LOL
BUT THESE NUMBERS DONT MATCH AT ALL
1987-1988 YJ Chart
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did you use the vin off the jeep or off the title/registration?

I have had troubles with reading the numbers from vin tags before and good luck with the registration.
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did you use the vin off the jeep or off the title/registration?

I have had troubles with reading the numbers from vin tags before and good luck with the registration.
Registration DMV file lol I'll confirm it in a few minutes. On my way home from work
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lol, then there you go. Wish I could be more help, but I have had problems doing the same thing over the years. Seems the rigs I get have a tendency to be special or something; and not in a good way.
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lol, then there you go. Wish I could be more help, but I have had problems doing the same thing over the years. Seems the rigs I get have a tendency to be special or something; and not in a good way.
This sucks big time damn Amc
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Yeah just confirmed the vin smh. So now what do I do
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This sucks big time damn Amc
um... dodge/chrysler for the YJ.



try another site.
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Old 08-11-2012, 06:31 AM   #10
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WELL I WENT TO CARFAX AND THIS IS WHAT IT SAYS

1988 JEEP WRANGLER LAREDO
VIN:2BCCZ*********
Your vehicle has
28 history records
IS THE LAREDO GOOD? IS CARFAX CORRECT?
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Old 08-11-2012, 06:36 AM   #11
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This is what its suppose to look like i guess

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Laredo is the mid model; nothing wrong with them as I see it. Not sure what their stock options were, but I suspect its a 6cyl at its base. Did you buy the carfax report?

I suspect they can be correct, but Ive seen them report many different things and not all are because of problems or accidents.
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Laredo is the mid model; nothing wrong with them as I see it. Not sure what their stock options were, but I suspect its a 6cyl at its base. Did you buy the carfax report?

I suspect they can be correct, but Ive seen them report many different things and not all are because of problems or accidents.
It is a six. No did a free check lol. Muahahaha. I think it is Laredo cuz it has the fog light cables factory style
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Same as mine, same bumper, fog lights. I believe yours would be carb not FI also?...
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Same as mine, same bumper, fog lights. I believe yours would be carb not FI also?...
Yup carb it is.

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