New member seeking some advice - Jeep Wrangler Forum
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 04-06-2011, 11:03 PM   #1
Newb
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Philly
Posts: 8
New member seeking some advice

Hey. Im new to this thread today and i joined because im currently in the market for a new Jeep. My current jeep is a 98 Jeep Cherokee LTD with a 2.5inch rough country lift and 32in tires. It has a lot of problems and instead of paying close to 2000$ in repairs i figured it would be better to cut my losses and go looking for a new jeep. Today i went and looked at what i thought was a 03 Rubicon but im pretty sure it is just a sport (It has the rubicon stickers on it but when i got there the dealer sticker said 03 sport and they go by the vin.) The sport has 55,000 miles on it and it is in very good condition other than a small scrape on the front right bumper and a small dent next to it. Its pretty much stock other than a K&N air filter, a head unit and bazooka tube in the back. The dealer is asking 13,997 but i talked him down to 12,997 and i think i can get him to go lower if i keep pushing it. I was just wondering if you guys think this is a good deal im getting or if i should look for something cheaper. any help is appreciated. Thanks Guys!

Bwood11 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 04-06-2011, 11:58 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
oklj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Stillwater Oklahoma
Posts: 82
I paid 14,500 for my 05 lj with 50k so 12,997 is not to bad, maybe get on kbb and also shop around to compare prices. I browsed craigslist and autotrader for like a year before i got my jeep so i knew how much everything was worth.

oklj is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 04-07-2011, 08:15 PM   #3
Newb
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Philly
Posts: 8
Just looked on KBB and in excellent condition its listed as 16,500 so i guess im getting a pretty good deal. The only thing that worries me is it has 5 previous owners however 3 of them were dealerships apparently. Anyways im going to take another look at the car on Saturday and hopefully ill be driving it off the lot and taking some pics to post on here.
Bwood11 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 04-07-2011, 08:15 PM   #4
Newb
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Philly
Posts: 8
oh and in my first post i meant forum not thread...whoops lol
Bwood11 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may 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
New jeep girl seeking general advice kellyk282 TJ General Discussion Forum 73 03-06-2011 05:49 PM
Odd question seeking advice... Jp90Talon General Jeep Discussion 10 01-06-2011 09:11 PM
New Member needs advice please terrylockyer General Jeep Discussion 2 03-06-2010 07:29 AM
Seeking Advice for a New (to me) Purchase TOW II TJ General Discussion Forum 10 09-21-2009 11:42 AM
Newbie seeking advice on buying Wrangler-please... Lesliern72 General Jeep Discussion 10 10-26-2008 02:36 PM



Download our Mobile App

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:26 PM.



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