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Rumours, Jeep comin out with Diesel???

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by quincy33, Feb 13, 2004.

  1. quincy33

    quincy33 Member
    from toronto
    Messages: 55

    Anybody here the rumours about Jeep coming out with a Diesel truck, and if so, is it a TJ, Liberty, something new??????
  2. snowfarmer

    snowfarmer Junior Member
    Messages: 8

    Diesel in Jeep

    From what I've read in the magazines it is coming in the Jeep Liberty. They've been in Europe for a while.
  3. quincy33

    quincy33 Member
    from toronto
    Messages: 55

    Follow up question, can you plow with Jeep Liberty?????
  4. ratlover

    ratlover PlowSite.com Addict
    from IL
    Messages: 1,325

    people plow with mini vans but i dont think its wise.

    Liberty is a unibody SUV and I would definatly not put a plow on it. JMO
  5. quincy33

    quincy33 Member
    from toronto
    Messages: 55

    thank, i''l stick to my chevy 6.5 diesel, and alos a tj, even though gas prices are going through the roof.
  6. wolfears

    wolfears Junior Member
    Messages: 10

  7. jkitterman

    jkitterman Senior Member
    Messages: 140

    There is supose to be a Jeep Liberty with a 2.5 L diesel. If you do a Google search, you can see some reviews / specs. It may have been pushed back to 2005? The Grand Cherokee may get it also. Western offers a plow called the Suburbanite which fits the Liberty. Just go to their website for info.
  8. GpGuy84

    GpGuy84 Member
    Messages: 39

    Yes, the liberty will be offered with the diesel engine shortly. In europe both the liberty and grand cherokee are offered with I-5 CRD engines. :cool:

    POWERBAND Member
    Messages: 70

    Deezil Jeeps

    Since Daimler owns Jeep and Chrysler I would not be surprised. While in Europe I saw many Voyager(Caravan) minivans with a neat setup: Standard shift diesels!.
    Lets see some drivetrains like that in US market vehicles. Why we can't get them is dictated by how they maximize profit, not economy or durability interests. A diesel Dakota or 1/2 ton P/U would be great for people who use them for work . PB

  10. Mdirrigation

    Mdirrigation Senior Member
    Messages: 413

    I have seen cj 7 with diesel they were airplane tow vehicles , they come up on auction alot on governmentliquidation.com