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Anyone have any opinions on a Jeep Wrangler?

Discussion in 'Jeeps' started by PlowOrDie, Dec 18, 2007.

  1. PlowOrDie

    PlowOrDie Senior Member
    from ohio
    Messages: 164

    I have been looking into purchasing a jeep wrangler and a plow for it...

    looking to use it for driveways..

    was just wondering if anyone has anything negative or positive to say about the wranglers in the snow, and just overall...
     
  2. basher

    basher PlowSite Fanatic
    from 19707
    Messages: 8,992

    do a search under Jeep wrangler. bring a cup of coffee or a beer, lots to read.
     
  3. theplowmeister

    theplowmeister 2000 Club Member
    from MA
    Messages: 2,549

    the I6 engine is bullet proof pre 88 had carb problems the FI engines are grate. some tranys had a week revers (the Peugeot trany?) for plowing driveways you cant beet them!
     
  4. SalvageTitleTJ

    SalvageTitleTJ Junior Member
    Messages: 22

    I am a fan of fuel injection, 91 and newer has the 4.0L HO engine. I believe you are also away from the dreaded puegot BA10 transmission. The AX-5 or A15 is the stronger transmission. Your most common week link is a DANA 35C rear axle. Stock in all jeep from 87 to current. The axle is very weak and has c-clip retainers holding the axleshaft. A stronger D44 is an option in jeeps after 1998. Basically any jeep plan upgrading the rear end.
     
  5. PlowOrDie

    PlowOrDie Senior Member
    from ohio
    Messages: 164

    cool thanks guys...

    yeah i have been looking around at the wrangler postings around this website....
    .
    the wrangler pics thread has some NICE Jeeps! Makes me want one NOW..