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Old 03-12-2013, 09:57 PM   #1
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Its hip to be square!

What makes YJs your favorite jeep or what is it that you like most about them!?

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Old 03-12-2013, 10:28 PM   #2
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Badass from the front, and the shear simplicity of it

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Old 03-12-2013, 10:30 PM   #3
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I like the interior. Nothing fancy. If it gets dirty just wipe it down and I like the fact that its more rough looking!
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Old 03-12-2013, 10:44 PM   #4
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I like that they are cheap.
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Old 03-12-2013, 10:49 PM   #5
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i love that parts are cheaper and that they dont have any thing fancy i love my Yj way more then my 84 cj7
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Old 03-12-2013, 11:03 PM   #6
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they look mean compared to a jk i follow a 40k 13 rubi on 35's and i only have 7k in mine
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Old 03-13-2013, 01:14 AM   #7
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whats not to love about a yj,,square headlights,wipers up on the windsheild,good ole steel body only plastic is on the front bumper cover, leafs springs and wheeling on 3 tires, gas filler in the back,first wrangler ever made and really the last of a trure wrangler, has great boxy look, the grill with its arched desgin and plain old simplicty , etc.etc. need i say more..-if i left anything out please add too....
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Old 03-13-2013, 06:05 AM   #8
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Yj's are a man's jeep. Tj is for little boys and the jk stands for just kidding.
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Old 03-13-2013, 09:25 AM   #9
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I actually like that it is two inches lower and two inches wider than my ol' CJ7. It actually feels like you're turning through corners instead of just hanging on for dear life. I miss the 304ci power but the weight distribution and balance are so much better.
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Old 03-13-2013, 09:41 AM   #10
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Yj's are a man's jeep. Tj is for little boys and the jk stands for just kidding.
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Old 03-13-2013, 09:58 AM   #11
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Not much electronics to screw up. I hate wires and computers in cars...
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Old 03-13-2013, 09:59 AM   #12
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Hey!

Coming from owning classic Jeeps before.....

Of my YJ I really love the fuel injection and the stronger frame.....

No, the squares have not grown on me like they said......but they're ....mmm.....'ok' I guess......Its a Jeep, performs like one, and gives me the 'open air' fun I like so I'm happy...

Still miss V8 power and the sound of duals on flowmasters though.......jajajja...but anyway the reliability, injection and fact that I know the 4.o pretty well makes it ok......
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Old 03-13-2013, 10:07 AM   #13
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Simple to work on, not much to them.
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Old 03-13-2013, 10:36 AM   #14
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More reliable than the old CJs, but still has the simple characteristics of a CJ. After all, you can swap a YJ tub into a CJ with little modification and swap the front clip of a CJ to a YJ with some slight mods...what other Wrangler can do that without extensive fabbing?
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Old 03-13-2013, 12:50 PM   #15
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Easy to fix and mod are why I like the wranglers. I got a YJ as I wanted the newest one I could get without having ODBII as I hate the Illinois air team and emissions, so I got a 95. My buddy also has a YJ so that was cool too.
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Simple to work on, not much to them.
Simple to work on, but older, so you have to work on them
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Old 03-13-2013, 10:19 PM   #17
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if you need to fix something in the dash.. you dont have to take the ENTIRE dash apart like later model wranglers... just the section you need to work on....
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Old 03-13-2013, 10:58 PM   #18
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I like that they come with 2 free breaker bars
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Old 03-13-2013, 11:03 PM   #19
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It doesn't look like a caravan inside like its younger brother
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Old 03-14-2013, 09:27 AM   #20
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I like that they come with 2 free breaker bars
Hahahaha I still have my trac bars sittin in the garage. My parents have no clue what they are
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Old 03-14-2013, 09:47 AM   #21
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It always turns heads when I show up for a club run. Most are driving the new JKs and we have a few TJs show up. There are two of us running YJs one that is built 6" lift and currie axles its badass and then mine mildly built with a stock 4 banger. They are classics and I enjoy my YJ we are a lot alike old and slow. We get a long great on the trails but if there is a distance to get to the run I usually head out early I don't have a cruise control and 65 is something that happens now and then.
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Old 03-14-2013, 01:26 PM   #22
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Not too old to not be a dd but not to new to be luxurious. And they're different then the new jeeps that everyone and their brother has.
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Old 03-14-2013, 01:54 PM   #23
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I like that they have the classic jeep look at a lower price.
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Old 03-14-2013, 01:58 PM   #24
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The personal YJ because it runs like h#ll, loves to get dirty and never lets me down plus it never complains when I ignore it.
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Old 11-25-2013, 01:59 PM   #25
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BUMP.

Because they're the last true Jeeps before Chrysler took over. A YJ is simply a re-badged AMC.
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Old 11-26-2013, 12:28 PM   #26
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Yj's are a man's jeep. Tj is for little boys and the jk stands for just kidding.
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Old 11-26-2013, 01:31 PM   #27
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I have never been a 'Jeep Guy' but have always said if I were to get a cj/wrangler style jeep I would want a YJ. Reason being they are the least mainstream of all of them. I don't like being one of the 'in crowd.' I also like how simple they are. I enjoy working on my own stuff, and my yj is definitely fun to wrench on because it is so simple. I have said it before, now that I have one I want another one, I see why they are so popular.
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Old 11-26-2013, 02:21 PM   #28
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Tj is for little boys and the jk stands for just kidding.
So I'm not the only one who thinks JK stands for Just Kidding.

"Oh that's a sweet 4 door, hardtop, sun-roofed, a/t, electric windowed, Jeep... JUST KIDDING!"

I like them all from TJ's on back with everything manual and minimal electronics. Never been a fan of the JK's... they are soccer mom mobiles. Just about everyone I know that has one has it in auto cuz they can't drive stick lol.
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Old 11-26-2013, 07:02 PM   #29
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I've worked on a lot of vehicles over the years, and my YJ is by far the easiest one to work on. Everything is easy to get to and put together in a simple manner. No crazy engineering designed to make it impossible to do it yourself - Saving thousands in labor charges.
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Old 11-27-2013, 03:01 PM   #30
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here here for the simplicity!!

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