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Old 03-28-2012, 08:48 AM   #61
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The fire investgator said that it appeared to have started in the center of the dash. With that info and the fact that the motor is intact and it is a 6-spd it would have to be electrical related. Any aftermarket electrical add-ons? Stereo, lights, etc?
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Old 03-28-2012, 09:50 AM   #62
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Sorry to hear about your jeep. Glad no one was hurt. I hope they find the problem and that your insurance will cover your loss if Chrsyler doesn't.

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Old 03-28-2012, 12:41 PM   #63
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Well, Let me know when he calls you because this happens to be my jeep...
Oh damn, SippiTJ's been owned by a girl

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Old 03-28-2012, 12:42 PM   #64
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Just saw another thread on this same subject. Apparently there have been numerous accounts of the 2010 wranglers going up in flames for no apparent reason. Turns out that there are some issues that need to be adressed....
All using the same pic is my guess.
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Old 03-28-2012, 12:47 PM   #65
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Turns out SippTJ IS a really nice guy, he IS a friend of a friend who was trying to help me get info but didn't want to put any personal info out there. I just didn't now about it ahead of time!
OK, I retract my "owned" post.

ETA: Do give your mutual friend a heads up to tell SippiTJ if you're not gonna call it like you see it, at least don't make it sound like this happened in Amsterdam for the excitement or...

So how long has it been, he might know you better than you think?



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Old 03-28-2012, 01:01 PM   #66
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The fire investgator said that it appeared to have started in the center of the dash. With that info and the fact that the motor is intact and it is a 6-spd it would have to be electrical related. Any aftermarket electrical add-ons? Stereo, lights, etc?

I would say that from the original description of the burn pattern, no engine damage and minor under carrage damage that this would either be electrical or intentionally set.
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this is the thread I was talking about.
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f33/fla...re-147679.html
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Old 03-28-2012, 05:33 PM   #68
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x3 on electrical or arson. Especially with the alarm going off comment. Owner, very sorry for your loss, but very thankful that you and your family are safe. Sounds like a 2012 is in your future.
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I tried to post some more of the photos but I was too whipped to figure out how to do it. It has been an awful day - AND even worse? Finding out that this has been happening in other JEEPS. Just glad my 4 boys were already at school when it decided to go up in flames.- They are heartsick over this. And FYI - Its been a LONG time since this chick has been in a hotel on a Tuesday morning....
Glad it was not in your garage! Your whole house could have gone up in flames!

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