A solid performer - on and off road. I
am the second owner (first owner
was a relative) and there have never
been any significant headaches. The
only engine issue is the need to add
a half qt of oil every 1-2k miles. This
Jeep has seen lots of deep mud,
snow and unimproved roads and I
have only been stuck once - and that
was my error. The body is in great
shape. There are only a few spots of
rust near the rear wheelwells and the
hood and roof paint is really faded.
With over 140,000 miles, I still drive
it to work every day - with confidence
in the engine.
Engine: Seems as though, as long
as the oil is checked and maintained
regularly, it will run forever. 4WD:
This system is solid and rarely
falters (I have pulled 15-20 foot tree
trunk sections uphill in 4LO).
For a 1990 built in 1989, I have not a
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