1978 CJ-7, regular leaded gas! Kept for 7
years, sold to a guy in the Bahamas who
could not get unleaded gas. Went through
3 transmissions (3 speed), and 12 tires.
DD and beach on Long Island.
Got new TJ
Limited Rubicon in late 2004. DD,
highway, Padre Island in the summer, TX
hill country in fall/winter. Love that 6
Finally gave up on Jeep ever
putting a Diesel in the TJ, so I bought a
'new' 2007 WK 3.0 Diesel. What a
After four years of problems
with my beloved Jeep Diesel, I have given
up on Chrysler's ability to reliably
repair this vehicle. The dealers cannot
justify training their mechanics for such
a small number of specialty Jeeps and
Mercedes won't even look at it.
bought a 2012 GC Overland Summit instead,
with a 350 gasoline engine. Hopefully,
they can keep it running!
2015 update -
the 2012 GC runs great and I have had no
problems with it. 40,000 miles with lots
of highway driving. My wife has to drive
about 3 hours each way every week, so I
have given her the GC. I found a 2006,
red LJ Rubi with only 30k miles, so I
bought it! Runs great and a lot of fun to