I got a 98 as my first car And I absoulutly love it ! Its not the most powerful car in the world but it helps avoid the speeding tickets. The suspension is like no other its so bouncy its fun to go over bumps. I have a few bolt on accessories like Nerf bars and brush guards and you can find Cheap used. mine is an Automatic and unless your a serious off roader or have to do alot of interstate travel its really nice. The Jeep isn't for anybody ( my dad doesn't care for it ) but If you want a fun car there awesome. and if you want to get into off roading there Beast even stock I don't get stuck in light mud under a foot or so thick and nothing is funner then going off roading
4WD , rag top, tight steering, suspension, Its a Jeep, Outstanding Off road performance stock, Wind shield folds flat. Great body integrity I've hit plenty of stuff and the metal bumpers just get scratched and with spray paint you cant even tell
Better fuel economy , Automatic transmission could use an over drive gear
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