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Old 09-08-2010, 12:56 AM
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That was a cool video. Those poor drivers were taking a beating though.

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that was a cool video. Those drivers were experiencing the best jeep suspension ever built. :d
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That was a cool video. Those poor drivers were taking a beating though.
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You're right, Stranger. They should have come up with the superior coil spring system sooner.
I know, right?
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I love how he drove up the side of the highway. And the apparant lack of safety belts. Good things of the 70.

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I love how he drove up the side of the highway. And the apparant lack of safety belts. Good things of the 70.
Lap belts my friend, lap belts
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After re-watching, you are right. I can see the lap belts. As the driver lunges forward but stays seated. I miss the old days. Like when I rode in the floor board of a Datsun pickup from Califonrial to Indiana when I was like 3. Try doing that now a days.

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My first Jeep was a 79 CJ-5 Renegade with Levi interior. I wished I still had it.
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I don't remember seeing any of that when I was graduating hs that year?
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Old 10-02-2010, 04:43 PM   #10
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the perfect vehicle for skin divers and weekend treasure-hunters...
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28/23mpg, wtf? Why was the CJ ever discontinued! hahaha

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the old jeep commercials are the best.
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28 mpg in an 81 CJ? That's almost TWICE what my TJ gets. So much for truth in advertising.
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You have to remember that gas was alot better back then too....and the speed limit was 55
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um whats a skin diver?
my cj has the 4 spd. makes me miss her
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man that was a cool commercial.
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I swear the voice in the '73 commercial is the same guy that narrated all those school videos we watched in the late 70's early 80's, I can almost hear the projector skipping and making his voice all funny!
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um whats a skin diver?
my cj has the 4 spd. makes me miss her
Musta been b4 your time, that's what they used to call scuba divers!
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Denim Dan is back from the 70's in this jeep...

This really makes me want to go ride a buffalo...

http://jalopnik.com/354680/its-like-...1983-jeep-cj+7

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