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Old 09-22-2012, 07:38 PM   #31
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Just had my 97 painted to stealth gray

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White 2013 JKR.





It's my 4th jeep and 3rd wrangler. Last one was Steel Blue Pearl. Before that was Dark Blue Pearl...and before that was a red that looked like Flame Red.

I always thought that I might try White. It's easy to keep clean, hides scratches, easy to touch up, and cool in the summer....so when I found one on a lot with all of the options that I wanted (including 4.10 rear), I pulled the trigger. I have driven through a lot of bad weather since I've gotten it and up close you can see the dirt...but back up just a little and it looks 100% clean.

IMHO, White, Flame Red, and Black are the classic colors. Those are the only three colors that Chrysler doesn't seem to play games with...or screw up. There are a couple of shades of green that I like, but Chrysler screws up green more often than not...and I am not a fan of the new Commando Green. Besides, I had a green M151 when I was in the army, so I don't need to play soldier anymore.

Of the 2013 colors, I only considered White, Black and Deep Cherry Red. DCR is pretty damn good looking, especially with black trim...but I was up for a change....and red often doesn't age well.

I love navy blue, but it's another color Chrysler seems to screw up a lot. If I could choose any past color, it would be Deepwater Blue. That is a really sharp color...but then again, I like blue. The bright colors aren't really for me, but I will admit that when Crush and Dozer are built-up, they look very cool. Gecko? Not my thing...at all.

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Old 09-22-2012, 07:58 PM   #34
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Mine is black and hers is red!!! We both love them!!! Kids will be yellow!!!
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I had a 2009 Deep Water Blue...loved the color and traded for a 2013 Deep Cherry Red, love it even more.
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Deep Cherry Red for me. It was the only 2012 on the lot when I got it last December. I love it. Looks awesome blacked out. But don't they all?
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Old 09-22-2012, 08:32 PM   #39
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DCR for me.... it's great when clean bit it does not jode dirt well. an go Tango was great too... I might have gotten that over red but it isn't a 2012 color.

Crush has grown on me a lot since it first burned my retinas.
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Old 09-22-2012, 08:34 PM   #40
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Gecko....and YES, I love the color. I was in WM parking lot the other day loading some groceries and a middle aged guy yelled across the parking lot, "GREAT color on a Jeep, GREAT color!"

Around here, EVERYBODY has a white one, a black one, or the odd ball red one thrown in. Black, white, and silver are just too....IDK....too much like some mid-sized rental car colors to me. They don't scream "Jeep Fun" to me.

I had a dark green TJ with a tan top and that is a very classic color combination that tends to come and go from time to time.

I LOVE the Gecko, but if I hadn't bought a 2013 Gecko, it would have been DCR....beautiful color....but maybe too "dignified" for a Jeep.
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Old 09-22-2012, 08:43 PM   #41
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mine is gecko too , bought it sight unseen, also have a mango tango, but i love that gecko, it pops, and it fits the jeep.
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Old 09-22-2012, 08:58 PM   #42
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Went to the lot to buy a Gecko but saw the Dozier in the Showroom and quickly changed me mind. I love it, first Jeep and just love Dozier.
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Deep Cherry Red for me. It was the only 2012 on the lot when I got it last December. I love it. Looks awesome blacked out. But don't they all?
Agreed crush orange blackin her out too looks great
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I am happy with my 2013 orange crush.
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Old 09-22-2012, 09:29 PM   #46
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I also have a Gecko and love it. On a tight small street the other day. The kind that you need to pull off a little to let someone pass, a guy stopped even with me and said, "hey, I have to know the name of that color". I said, "they call it gecko green". He goes, "awesome, just awesome".

I feel like a 12 year old driving around a matchbox car, it's so much fun (I'm 40, btw). My kids also love it...

I actually think the bright colors won't go out of style, on a Jeep. I agree they do on other cars. I see older Jeeps driving around with bright colors and still think they look cool.
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I feel the same way with the crush people love it I get compliments on the color all the time I have ha people pull up to me in orange cars and say man why couldn't my orange look like that lol
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I also have a Gecko and love it. On a tight small street the other day. The kind that you need to pull off a little to let someone pass, a guy stopped even with me and said, "hey, I have to know the name of that color". I said, "they call it gecko green". He goes, "awesome, just awesome".

I feel like a 12 year old driving around a matchbox car, it's so much fun (I'm 40, btw). My kids also love it...

I actually think the bright colors won't go out of style, on a Jeep. I agree they do on other cars. I see older Jeeps driving around with bright colors and still think they look cool.
I agree!
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My 1st Jeep and it is White and I think my Wife is going to want her own ;-)
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Hers - Cosmos Blue. She loves and and it is fine with me
Mine - Flame Red. It took a little while to grow on me but I like it now.



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Old 09-22-2012, 10:00 PM   #52
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2 emerald greens, 1 white, 1 red rock, and currently a Dozer. I like the Dozer enough, but I wish they would come back out with a better green with khaki interior and khaki top again.
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Old 09-22-2012, 10:01 PM   #53
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Deep Cherry Red.



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True Blue Pearlcoat. Classy!! (but I also like all the other colors - can't go wrong with a jeep)
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Old 09-22-2012, 10:36 PM   #57
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Another DCR here ... love it x2!
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Old 09-22-2012, 10:49 PM   #58
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'12 Dozer Sahara here and very happy. Had all of the regular colors on other cars owned in the past so wanted either a crush or a dozer. In the end went with dozer, as we found the crush to be way too orange after seeing a bunch of them in different lighting. Really like dozer, looks awesome in pictures on trails and in the city it turns lots of heads (to my surprise). I think it's hands down the best color out of the ones curently available, if your goal is a FUN sunrider to take on trails topless... If you want a classier look, dcr, black and white are GREAT colors, but that's not what we were going for.
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Originally wanted a white one then considered Gecko Green but the more I looked at the Orange Crush JKU Rubi I went with it should be ready to go in 3-4 weeks. I'm excited I sold my Silver TJ 2yrs ago and have missed it ever since.
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