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12-10-2013 11:30 PM
Pat-54
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Originally Posted by LukeEC View Post
Why do you want to buy this? Is yours shot or something? Do you want to put it in your garage and diddle with it? I wouldn't unless yours was completely exploded
my current engine has 185k and this one has about 100...I know not a whole lot of difference, but, like you said, i think Id put it in my garage and 'diddle' with it till something blew in my current motor, or I find a need for it.
12-10-2013 10:54 AM
LukeEC Why do you want to buy this? Is yours shot or something? Do you want to put it in your garage and diddle with it? I wouldn't unless yours was completely exploded
12-10-2013 10:37 AM
jherrington Jessies jeeps are all over craigslist.
12-10-2013 10:19 AM
chriskelly Go with a 4 liter. Just say no to the 2.5.
12-09-2013 10:41 PM
Pat-54 I'm asking would it be worth it, if it had less miles than the one I have. Already. I will go and ask about a 4.0 definitely. Or should I just pass on it and save money for more parts. I'm fishin for votes basically to justify my purchase. That and possible ideas that would go with a motor. Go karts, mud buggy, stuff like that.
12-09-2013 10:11 PM
Sinister6 What exactly are you asking? I think for details are needed.
Are you replacing a 2.5 with it?
If I was replacing engine I'd look for a 4.0 if that would work with the Jeep.
12-09-2013 09:46 PM
Pat-54
'New' engine..?

Okay guys, I was at Jesse's jeeps in Louisiana and I was talking to the owner, and he said that there was an engine left over from a V8 swap. It's a 2.5l 4cylinder for 300 bucks. I'm gonna find out the mileage on it tomorrow. (Don't know why I neglected to ask about that) anyways, I was going to poll the masses as to whether or not this would be a wise venture. I definitely need to learn how to work on engines, and I really want to too. Just wondering what some opinions would be. Thanks guys!!

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