I bought my (first) Jeep about six
months ago. I put on a new set of
tires and replaced practically every
belt on board - they were all dry
rotted from sitting idle in the desert
southwest. I agree that the breaks
need some help, and the alarm is a
nuisance. With present gas prices the
15-19 mpg range gets expensive
quickly. I drove 3700 mi over 3 weeks
this winter without so much as a
hiccup, so I'm quite pleased.
High Chassis is appealing - my 16-year
old can run over things all she wants.
Seats are quite comfortable for long
distance driving. V8 is in great shape
and doesn't balk at carrying a full
I wish the spare was not in the cabin -
I could use the space. I also wish
that the gas tank was a little bigger.
Around town I need to fill up after
about 250 miles, usually twice a week.