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Old 09-17-2012, 03:25 PM   #61
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Have a 93 4.0 w/ 225000mi , still runs like a champ

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Old 09-17-2012, 05:30 PM   #62
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A gazillion miles...

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Old 09-17-2012, 07:18 PM   #63
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Exactly!
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Old 09-17-2012, 09:42 PM   #64
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i owned a 91 2.5 that i sold with 405,045 miles on it, it didnt burn a drop of oil and ran like a champ.

they are gutless wonders, but they are SUPER durable. keep oil and water in them and they will run forever
Awe man that's not very inspiring knowing that I'm only 1/2 way threw its life cycle, I'm waiting for it to die so I can get something bigger lol. But I do love my little 4-banger to death
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Old 09-18-2012, 01:23 AM   #65
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Right now im sitting at 115K in my 94YJ. The PO didnt seem to take care of it to well as the coolant was the worst I had ever seen. Flushed the coolant, Did a complete Tune-up: Plugs(which actually looked pretty good) Wires, Dist, Fuel Filter, Sea Foam. She seem to be running pretty strong. I do have some tapping going on and I think I am going to have to put new rings in, but hey I'll drive it until it dies.
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Old 09-18-2012, 08:21 AM   #66
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Just over 200K. Original engine, 2nd transmission. Driven every day.
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:00 AM   #67
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1990 @ 290,000. Valve cover gasket has been removed so, probably been rebuilt at some time.
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Old 09-18-2012, 03:13 PM   #68
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154,200 runs great no leaks, the ax-5 is a bastard tho...
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Old 09-18-2012, 05:21 PM   #69
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95 with 220K plus. I had a piston skirt break off of number three cylinder, snatched the head off, replaced the piston & rings and stuck the head back on it. Still ticking along and just gotta keep it running until I finish gathering parts and scatter the whole Jeep...

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