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Etrons' 2005 Jeep Wrangler Sport

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  1. Etrons75

    Etrons75 New Member
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    CA4BBBFE-E867-42C6-9A42-5733A76948FD.jpeg I helped My then 73 year old mother buy this Jeep 5 years ago, and now I have bought it from her but have yet to bring it home. Will post better pictures then. It is a 6 speed 4.0L.

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    Great looking Jeep.
     
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    Nice Jeep! Great to know where it’s been the last 5 years.
     
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    I have a running trend of buying cars off my Mom. A few years ago I bought her 89 Ford Probe for my sons first car, not as cool as the Jeep, but well maintained.
     
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    Thank you, now I have a wish list of upgrades, what to do first?
     
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    Nice Jeep! If it was mine, I'd go with some aftermarket bumpers and maybe a winch... looks great the way it is though.
     
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    That is exactly what I was think I would start with. Any suggestions on bumpers?
     
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    Sharp looking Jeep! Why did your mom end up selling it?
     
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    She had bought if for the German Shepard I got her and the dog has out grown the Jeep and my Mom is having a harder time getting in and out. I am retiring from the military and wanted to buy the Jeep for fun and so my mom could use the money for whatever she wants. She deserves it.
     
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    I totally understand that! You should have plenty of fun in that thing.
     
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    1 St thing to do?

    Double your budget! Hahaha
     
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    Oh so true. The budget monster has bit me on every car project I have ever had. The good news is this Jeep will be the newest one I have worked on.
     

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