1997 Jeep Wrangler Consumer Review: Overall worth every penny
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1997 Jeep Wrangler SUV - Consumer Review

1997 Jeep Wrangler SUV

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Overall worth every penny
By timo88 on

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1997 Jeep Wrangler SE 2dr SUV 4WD

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Bought my 97 wrangler SE a couple weeks ago with 115k miles on it. it had a 4" lift and 33x 12.5 tires on it. over all it is a fun ride and even better when i drop the soft top. the only issue i have is a common one with jeeps. the infamous death wobble. every now and then i the jeep will go into a violent shake that is only stopped by slowing down. after plenty of research i have found that is a moderatly easy and cheap fix. about $375. kevinsoffroad has kits for this specific problem that are supposed to fix it completely. i will be installing mine tomorrow and im sure ill see an improvement. even with this problem i still can rely on it for a everyday driver.

Best Features

easy to drive, easy and cheap to fix, and its unstoppable offroad.

Worst Features

needs more lockable interior storage.
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By timo88
on 03/25/13 10:14 AM (PDT)

Installed the kit, and no more wobble. highly reccomend it if you have this problem.

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By grizzlytee
on 02/09/16 11:09 AM (PST)

What kit would you be refering too,, plan on doing some work to a 97 jeep wrangler myself,,, something like this im interested in, just have no idea what kind of wrangler it is,,, ( not familiar with jeeps ),, all i can say is it has a 4 cyl,,, other than that i have no idea,,, but this kit sounds good if I give it a lift... everything is stock from what i know,,, doesnt even have a tow package on it, which I will change.

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