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06-27-2014 08:32 PM
sbrooks64
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Originally Posted by chucky cheese View Post
I passed a topless jeep and the dudes toupe' was waving. First time I had an off head in an off road.
Hahahahahahaha
06-27-2014 07:08 AM
chucky cheese I passed a topless jeep and the dudes toupe' was waving. First time I had an off head in an off road.
06-27-2014 04:21 AM
06t Group hug....

Lets all wave!
06-08-2014 05:07 PM
Gen.Purpose2013
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Originally Posted by Catballew3 View Post
Just wave fellow Jeepers!!

right on!!!
06-08-2014 04:55 PM
Gen.Purpose2013
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Originally Posted by sahara2011 View Post
I wave at all jeepers too!
me 3..............
06-08-2014 04:06 PM
Catballew3 Just wave fellow Jeepers!!
06-04-2014 09:49 PM
Jeffcs I wave and get a great big s**ten eating grin when I get wave in return but when no wave I just figure they haven't gotten " it's a jeep thing" yet and just don't understand

06-04-2014 08:13 PM
sahara2011
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Originally Posted by Pmryall
Damn you guys put way to much thought and significance into a wave, I've been driving my old yj everyday since I bought it in '98, when I see another wrangler coming my way I wave, two doors, four doors, stock or not. I don't judge them, I like when I get a wave back. I notice most jk owners do not wave back, I'm not sure why. Perhaps my 20 year old rusty but trusty yj isn't worthy, perhaps the older <cough> man behind the wheel isn't the same as he used be, but I'll still wave every time it's just partially habit and partially instinct I don't think about it anymore, in my eyes everyone driving a wrangler is worthy of a wave.
I wave at all jeepers too!
06-04-2014 07:42 PM
Pmryall Damn you guys put way to much thought and significance into a wave, I've been driving my old yj everyday since I bought it in '98, when I see another wrangler coming my way I wave, two doors, four doors, stock or not. I don't judge them, I like when I get a wave back. I notice most jk owners do not wave back, I'm not sure why. Perhaps my 20 year old rusty but trusty yj isn't worthy, perhaps the older <cough> man behind the wheel isn't the same as he used be, but I'll still wave every time it's just partially habit and partially instinct I don't think about it anymore, in my eyes everyone driving a wrangler is worthy of a wave.
05-27-2014 09:42 PM
Sourmash I prefer that not everone know straight up just by owning a Jeep. Let's me sort out who "gets it" and who doesn't. I mean that's the point of the wave right? An acknowledgement of being in the same club? The ones who see me and don't realize why I waved, are a different breed of Jeep owner, they are not experiencing the Jeep the same way I am.

Sometimes it's just because they don't know, when I first got my Jeep in '02 it took me a while to catch on, but when I did catch on it was definitly better understood than when I missed it.
05-27-2014 01:45 AM
shaian Can I still wave at others and get some wave backs from others in Los Angeles area including old jeeperS & modofied/upgraded jeepS even though I'm a new jeeper of '14 JKU (yes,4 doorS) Oscar - Mike ? All stockS freedom edition but I only did plastidipped on wheels.
Well... I've been a jeeper for 6 weeks & went to Monterey, San Francisco, & Yosemite. And, I haven't had a good experience with waving sign/signal from others (not just new JKU owners or women).

Is there any requirementS or qualificationS?

Curious...
02-11-2014 03:19 PM
Dueeast Jeeps, Harley's and Vette's All wave worthy.
02-05-2014 10:03 PM
tiwillieak I've known the Jeep wave since I was young, but I have to admit, since I got my JK I haven't participated in the Jeep wave. I've only had it a short while so it's still stock and I'd feel like that nerdy kid trying to fit in.

JK is just a little different... anyone willing to drive a YJ daily you know they are a Jeeper. The JK seems to draw a mixed crowd and unfortunately most of them just don't "get it".
02-05-2014 07:26 PM
Dawn10 I also take the doors off and top off in the summer soooo I still don't rate because it's a 4 door and stock right!
02-05-2014 07:18 PM
Dawn10 I am a female and I wave at every type of Jeep Wrangler. I notice at times I don't get a wave back but I still do it. Mine is a 4 door and as far as comfort going down the highway ha ha not - very rough ride, it's a 6 speed stick shift, no power windows or power locks, softtop so talk about noise wow it's loud going down the highway or if it rains or sleets ( I live in Ohio). Yes i like to go off roading when I can and drive it on the beach when on vacation but why because its a 4 door am I any less worthy than another Jeeper!? It's not lifted etc.. Geesh you guys.
02-03-2014 08:09 PM
KittyPrawn
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Originally Posted by JudgeKRc View Post
No no no, you guys are taking this all wrong lol. Love the 4 doors love the jk, its the best of both worlds. Can't wait to get one. Just stating why "some"" folks don't do the wave at jk owners. Now if your jk is lifted and obviously a jeepers toy, then yeah you should be getting the wave.

Anyhow, hope I haven't offended anyone.
Why wouldn't it offend people? I haven't lifted my Jeep. I probably won't be lifting my Jeep. I'm not even much for off-roading. Why should that make me less worthy of a wave?
02-03-2014 06:11 PM
jk gunner
really new jeeper

Hi i'm a really new Jeeper, one week. So Im learning all the new jeeper language. does this message have a spell check? I bought an 08 wrangler x with 109k on it. It is in like new condition, and runs great so far. I would like to know if there is a way to inprove the gas mileage. I've learned a lot so far on this forum site and really enjoy reading what other Jeepers have to say. jkgunner
02-03-2014 12:02 PM
JudgeKRc No no no, you guys are taking this all wrong lol. Love the 4 doors love the jk, its the best of both worlds. Can't wait to get one. Just stating why "some"" folks don't do the wave at jk owners. Now if your jk is lifted and obviously a jeepers toy, then yeah you should be getting the wave.

Anyhow, hope I haven't offended anyone.
02-03-2014 05:46 AM
KittyPrawn Have you ridden in a JK because LOL at "freeway comfort." this thing is no more or less comfortable than my TJ was.

Your other complaints are against the four door model specifically. Letting other people get in and out of a vehicle comfortably sure subtracts from the true nature of a Jeep.
02-03-2014 01:44 AM
IrishRed I just don't understand why you wouldn't wave to someone because theirs is newer and slightly more comfortable. I also ride a harley and make it a point to wave to ALL brands and year models.
02-03-2014 01:25 AM
JudgeKRc Trunk space, 4 doors, and freeway comfort. Don't get me wrong, I'm not knocking the JK, just stating the reason some folks don't do the wave when driving one. I have an XJ YJ and a TJ and love them all for there own purposes.
02-03-2014 01:13 AM
michiganadam
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Originally Posted by insylem View Post
I noticed not many females do the way.
It's a sausage fest where I live, and so I think maybe they think I'm trying to hit on them like every other guy is.
"my jeep gets me dates" thread. :P

yeah, women never wave here. I think its because women don't actually look out the windshield while driving.
02-03-2014 01:12 AM
michiganadam
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Originally Posted by JudgeKRc View Post
Gotta admit,I don't usually wave to jk's myself less they wave back ahead of time.
The wave has always been a Wrangler thing and the jk is a wrangler cherokee hybrid so it's a hit and miss seeing that cherokee don't do the wave very often to other cherokees.
Maybe it's because the jk is more convenient like the cherokee, therefore you have non jeepers driving them.
how exactly is the jk more convenient than the cherokee? What does my jeep have that a TJ doesn't?

I bought a JK so i could get a non-rustbucket. I do live in michigan afterall............................

Options? none!
02-02-2014 12:30 AM
IrishRed What major conveniences have changed for the newer models? Mine is fairly bare bones other than whats in the dash. When I get out of the wifes F150 I feel like I'm getting into a flintstone mo-bile
02-01-2014 11:12 PM
JudgeKRc Gotta admit,I don't usually wave to jk's myself less they wave back ahead of time.
The wave has always been a Wrangler thing and the jk is a wrangler cherokee hybrid so it's a hit and miss seeing that cherokee don't do the wave very often to other cherokees.
Maybe it's because the jk is more convenient like the cherokee, therefore you have non jeepers driving them.
02-01-2014 08:48 PM
IrishRed I've got the oppostite problem. I drive a JK and can't get anyone to wave back! I'd say I get reciprocation about 25% of the time.
02-01-2014 01:12 AM
insylem
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Originally Posted by PapaSpikey View Post
Down here not many females do the wave, but today a smoking hot blond in a red JK threw me the wave... I almost crashed into a row of hedges tryna' wave back.
I noticed not many females do the way.
It's a sausage fest where I live, and so I think maybe they think I'm trying to hit on them like every other guy is.
01-31-2014 09:49 AM
ArlingtonMazda Ive been driving my jeep for 8 years but id say my education is poor.
01-21-2014 11:04 AM
PapaSpikey Down here not many females do the wave, but today a smoking hot blond in a red JK threw me the wave... I almost crashed into a row of hedges tryna' wave back.
11-25-2013 10:44 PM
nate32TJ Yeah I can definitely relate to that Wilson haha, I wouldn't dare wave to anybody in certain parts if Vegas!
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