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Best car I've ever had
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By witchspawn
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2002 Jeep Wrangler X 4WD 2dr Convertible SUV (4.0L 6cyl 5M)


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I've had everything from a mustang to
firebird and back to a chevy pick up.
This has been more fun than all of them
together. I drive to the mountains a
lot and often pass 4 runners that are
stuck in the snow. The performance of
this thing is more than I ever expected
and has been a very good experience.


Best Features

4 wheel drive that can climb over anything! Small enough to park anywhere and easy to do it.


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By CTeta
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2002 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4WD 2dr Convertible SUV (4.0L 6cyl 5M)


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The only problem was a rear axle seal
leak that my mechanic brother found
during inspection.Dealer said it needed
the bearing to be reseeded. One year
later when I had it in for inspection
and the leak was still there. I took it
back to the dealer AGAIN hopefully the
work was done right this time.


Best Features

Fun to drive


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So good, So far
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By Chris92307
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2002 Jeep Wrangler X 4WD 2dr Convertible SUV (4.0L 6cyl 5M)


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This has been my first new vehicle
purchased that did not have a warranty
issue within the first 30 days. I have
actually had none after 35000 miles. I
wish I got the power of the gas the gas
used but this thing is supposed to be
off road. Even with the stock "tires"
I was not scared to take it off road.
Now that I put bigger tires on I can
better a lot of dirt bikes when it
comes to hills. This is the best
vehicle I have owned and would
reccomend it to anyone who wants to go
off road.


Best Features

Transmission, Transfer Case, Top, Heater


Worst Features

Vinyl floor coverings, less A/C condensation, better high speed gearing


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By sjmaderia
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2002 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4WD 2dr Convertible SUV (4.0L 6cyl 5M)


Review

This is 2nd wrangler that I ahve
owned. I never should have sold my old
92 wrangler. This is a great car with
could ride and handling
characteristics. provided you are not
expecting sports car handling or luxury
car ride. It is bumpy and loud. You
get good mileage if you stay around 72
mph. Faster and gas gauge drops much
faster. There is no possibility of
using a cellular phone at any speed
above 20mph with top down. Top up
increases that speed to about 40.


Best Features

Capabilities of factory 4 wheel drive system. Convertible top.


Worst Features

Old 87-95 wrangler top allowed the storage of side windows and rear windows inside the vehicle out of harms way. New design does not allow that feature, also parking in garage with an electronic opener prevents putting the top up inside the garage.


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X-Factor: Why I love my Jeep!
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By Zak's Dad
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2002 Jeep Wrangler X 4WD 2dr Convertible SUV (4.0L 6cyl 5M)


Review

Had my X for 1.5 yrs now, and still
love the bugger! It is fast, nimble,
goes over any obstacle, and parks like
a Geo! A Tonka Toy that I drive every
day, it is most high on the grin
factor. Must haves: full steel doors,
with real windows, premium sound, good
sunglasses for top-down enjoyment! I
have the 3.73 gearing option, and it
launches like a jackrabbit. Only
thing I wish I'd gotten was ABS. This
is the best convertible/truck/toy/go-
anywhere vehicle ever! I've owned
musclecars, foreign sports cars,
trucks, and various other vehicles,
but nothing has turned my crank like
this Jeep. I fall in love all over
again every single day!


Best Features

Laughing at the other drivers in 4WD station wagons that they call "SUV's." Wind in your hair & sun in your eyes. Timeless cool factor - chicks dig a guy in a nice Jeep! Easy to drive & park. Agility.


Worst Features

Improved mileage (of course!), easier to operate top, better noise isolation with top up, little more driver legroom to go with the headroom. Stock auxiliary driving lights. More cargo space, but where would you put it? Perhaps an updated CJ-8 Scrambler? :)


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