New to forum: Looking at this jeep tonite - 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 07-15-2010, 10:53 AM   #1
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 30
New to forum: Looking at this jeep tonite

I just sold my 04 Silverado SS and am looking at getting into a jeep. I found this one near me so i'm gonna take a look tonight. What do you guys think?


2002 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4.0L (Straight 6) lifted, great weekend off-roader and everyday driver.
Original Owner
67,732 miles
Manual Transmission
7 1/2 Inch Lift (4 1/2 inch suspension and 3inch body)
High Lift Jack Included
36X15.5X15 Super Swamper TSL Tires
15X10 Aluminum Rims
Factory Full Steal Doors
Factory Hard Top with Roof Rack
Factory Soft Top With Tinted Windows
3-Piece Hummer Top
CD/MP3 Player with I-Pod Adapter
Many extras including security box

$10,200 OR BEST OFFER

He said it has 4:10 gears and locking diffs.



Let me know what you guys think. Its the best thing i've found around me so far and about exactly what i'm looking for. Thank for the help

edved37 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 07-15-2010, 11:03 AM   #2
I HAVE A BELLYBUTTON!

WF Supporting Member
 
cavediverjc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: On the grassy knoll...
Posts: 7,058
Looks pretty good. A couple things I would be concerned about would be the 3" body lift. Nix that, first thing. Replace it with a 1.25" body lift MAX. Also, running 36" tires on 4.10 gears isn't going to be much fun. If you want to keep the tires, you might want to think about regearing. That's gonna cost you $500-$600 per axle. Something to think about. Also, those tires are ultra-wide. She's probably gonna handle a bit weird. All in all it looks like a solid Jeep. What suspension lift is on it?

-EDIT- I love the color. I looked for a dark blue TJ when I was Jeep shopping, but could only find them in soft tops, and that wasn't an option for me at the time.

__________________
Americans sleep safely in their beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do them harm...

Happiness is a Barrett M82A1 .50 caliber and a target at least a click out........

I come in peace. I didn't bring artillery. But I'm pleading with you with tears in my eyes, if you f**k with me, I'll kill you all.....
cavediverjc is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 07-15-2010, 11:05 AM   #3
IITYWTMWYBMAB

WF Supporting Member
::WF Administrator::
 
4Jeepn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Florence, KY
Posts: 10,106
Images: 5
Remove the body lift. 4.11's are not the best choice for 36's. What axles is he got in it? What kind of lockers.
__________________
79.96.85.00.01.97.00.97.93.97.95.94
CJ.XJ.CJ. TJ. TJ.ZJ. TJ.TJ. ZJ.ZJ.YJ. XJ
4Jeepn is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 07-15-2010, 11:11 AM   #4
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 30
I'm not a fan of the body lift either, what gears and axles would be good for this. If i do buy I will probably go down to 33s or 35s when these tires wear. thanks for the quick replies so far
edved37 is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 07-15-2010, 11:13 AM   #5
Jeeper
 
drivebytruckerz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 2,011
I would buy a stock with low miles for around 7,000 miles and build it myself with the money you save. It's always dangerous to buy someone else's build.
__________________
"Not all who wander are lost.."

2000 TJ Sport 4.0
2005 WK (Grand Cherokee) Limited 5.7 HEMI


(OIF '05-'06 Mahmudiyah, Scania)
drivebytruckerz is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 07-15-2010, 11:14 AM   #6
Jeeper
 
joeljumper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Turners Falls, MA
Posts: 45
If your more into wheelin go for it as long as it's not to beat on the underside. You could gert rid of the 3" body lift sell those monster tires and use the money for some nice 33's then you could stick with the 4.11's and still have a bad @$$ lookin jeep.

joeljumper 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:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
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
Offical Wrangler Forum Jeep Wave Thread Jeepin4life05 General Jeep Discussion 4623 09-18-2014 09:31 AM
JEEP JAM - June 5,6th 2010 Mr. T Ohio Jeep Forum 0 04-27-2010 03:43 AM
Jeep Pics - New to forum 01 TJ Pictures Forum 9 02-03-2009 08:09 AM
New to forum with 2004 Jeep Sahara toddhausman TJ General Discussion Forum 7 05-04-2008 09:03 PM



» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:14 AM.



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