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Old 02-22-2009, 02:59 AM   #1
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So ive been wondering I take my jeep on light easy trails and open fields but how much can a stock YJ take i mean i just pulled my buddys Ram 1500 out and she didnt even seem to mind and its only a 4 banger which i am learning more and more how powerful those lower gears are.

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Most people will be surprised just how much a stock jeep will do.

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Old 02-22-2009, 08:28 AM   #3
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^ I was shocked a number of times when my stock jeep didn't get stuck when I thought for sure I wasn't going to make it. My friends were too.
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Old 02-22-2009, 08:57 AM   #4
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My mother's been driving her 4 banger Wrangler since 1998...130,000 miles and minimal maintenance...no indication that it won't last forever.
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Old 02-22-2009, 09:26 AM   #5
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oh yeah, you'll be amazed at a stock jeep. and those gears are great. honestly the 4 cylinder is great off road, i wheeled my old 4 banger soa and all out and loved it. the nice thing is it doesn't have enough power to break itself if you make a mistake. the only thing it isn't good in is sand climbs, they rob horsepower.
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Yeah everytime im like well this is going to suck and bam she goes through i have had some problems in river beds but im guessing like you said doc they are mainly sand and lose gravel, see my be problem is shes my only for of tranportion and with college the jeep payments and with how crappy job finding is around here its like ok will this area break anything.
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stock 4cyl. only have the sway bar disconnected
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