looking at buying this jeep 04 - Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today



Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 07-25-2010, 04:18 PM   #1
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Boca Raton, FL 33428
Posts: 70
countryboy19 is on a distinguished road
looking at buying this jeep 04

i am going to go see the guy and ask some questions in a few days. anything that i should look out for or ask him about it? thanks!
countryboy19 is offline   Quote
Old 07-25-2010, 05:20 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
Atthehop's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: NW, NJ
Posts: 4,053
Atthehop is on a distinguished road
Was there a link or something

__________________
Retired my 94 YJ 4cyl 5spd @ 200K
Now in a 04 TJ 4cyl 5spd CV @120K+
Both as a commuter vehicle in NW, NJ
April 2012.downsized and now a 99er.
Atthehop is offline   Quote
Old 07-25-2010, 08:15 PM   #3
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Boca Raton, FL 33428
Posts: 70
countryboy19 is on a distinguished road
countryboy19 is offline   Quote
 
Old 07-25-2010, 08:17 PM   #4
Jeeper
 
InfernoGirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Newburgh IN
Posts: 11,419
InfernoGirl is on a distinguished road
The tires are too big for no lift and the price is kinda high for an '04, but maybe ok considering the mileage. Of course the odo is off if he didn't change the speedo gear with the tires....
__________________

Dirty Mudder column covers|

'01 Wrangler Sport, Sienna Pearl Mine
'07 Rubicon 2D, Flame Red His
'11 Wrangler Sport 4D, Black Ours...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kate View Post
Not every girl, is a Jeep girl. We're a special breed.
InfernoGirl is offline   Quote
Old 07-25-2010, 08:42 PM   #5
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Boca Raton, FL 33428
Posts: 70
countryboy19 is on a distinguished road
he is selling it to me for 13.9 and i already went to go see it. just wanting to know if i should ask him any thing more? 2-3 owners and the engine bay is spotless and it was kept in a a garage for the year 1 1/2 that he owned it and drove to the beach with it.
countryboy19 is offline   Quote
Old 07-26-2010, 03:38 PM   #6
Jeeper
 
n8smitty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Jupiter, Fl
Posts: 335
n8smitty is on a distinguished road
Send a message via AIM to n8smitty
Did you get it?
n8smitty is offline   Quote
Old 07-26-2010, 04:37 PM   #7
Jeeper
 
coolbreeze's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Redding, Ca
Posts: 946
coolbreeze is on a distinguished road
It looks like the mileage and condition of mine when I bought it. Price is whatever the market is. I look at 'em, in 'em, under 'em, and then drive them. I wouldn't buy one that has been in the surf or mudded. Too hard on stuff. As far as an 04, very happy with mine. Have fun.
__________________
2004 Black X 4.0, auto, 3.73's, soft top 31-10.5-15 Toyo A/T's on 8" Ultra 175's, 2" Teraflex BB.
coolbreeze is offline   Quote
Old 07-26-2010, 05:07 PM   #8
Jeeper
 
JeepFrogger's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: U.S.A
Posts: 917
JeepFrogger is on a distinguished road
Get in it n drive it...
__________________
A/T Jeeparatus...pretty much amazing
JeepFrogger is offline   Quote
Old 07-27-2010, 10:48 AM   #9
Jeeper
 
n8smitty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Jupiter, Fl
Posts: 335
n8smitty is on a distinguished road
Send a message via AIM to n8smitty
If you need to, test drive it to my house and we can compare it to my 04 as far as wear and tear, etc.
n8smitty is offline   Quote
Old 07-27-2010, 10:51 AM   #10
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Mooresville,NC
Posts: 190
Got 4 Lo is on a distinguished road
looks real clean for a jeep
Got 4 Lo is offline   Quote
Old 07-27-2010, 12:00 PM   #11
Jeeper
 
kbaum03's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Northern Plains okay Wyoming
Posts: 269
kbaum03 is on a distinguished road
Looks and seems like a good one without physically seeing it. Price seems like a good deal with as few miles on it as there is.
__________________
2013 Commando Green Unlimited Rubicon with Warn winch, Tnt Midwith front bumper and TnT adventure rear bumper, 4" OME lift Tnt short arm kit, full skids, front axle truss etc..., Rock Sliders with boat side, F&R curry anti rocks, Rigid2 lights, teraflex tire carrier, kool wheels and 35"KO2's. and other stuff
kbaum03 is offline   Quote
Old 07-27-2010, 02:19 PM   #12
Jeeper
 
530ktm's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Southern California
Posts: 3,742
530ktm is on a distinguished road
Well? What did you do about the purchase? It does need some type of lift with those wheels and tires.
530ktm is offline   Quote
Old 07-27-2010, 02:25 PM   #13
Jeeper
 
TheGG54's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Central, PA
Posts: 189
TheGG54 is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by countryboy19 View Post
anything that i should look out for or ask him about it? thanks!

I'd be askin for the stock wheels and tires!!
__________________
2004 Rubicon <--Had to sell, couldn't squeeze the baby in the back anymore
2009 Wrangler Unlimited Sport
2010 F-150 FX4
TheGG54 is offline   Quote
Old 07-27-2010, 03:02 PM   #14
Jeeper
 
JeepCreeper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Garth Brooks, Oklahoma
Posts: 546
JeepCreeper is on a distinguished road
What size tires did he put on? Is it a 4 cyl? Have you test driven it? Can the engine handle the larger tires? Do you plan on going offroad in it? Are you planning on lifting it?

JeepCreeper is offline   Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Thing's to know when Buying a Used Jeep Wrangler YJ Rian306 YJ Tech Forum 28 12-17-2014 05:50 PM
Biggest Jeep Freek Contest!!!! txoutdoorx4 Classifieds Archive 6 02-21-2011 10:48 AM
Buying a Jeep Mitre7 YJ General Discussion Forum 8 01-29-2010 07:11 PM



Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:36 PM.


User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC
« Back

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner