Engine:360 AMC V8 JEEP
For Sale By:Private Seller
Interior Color: Black
Number of Cylinders: 8
Drive Type: 4x4
Options: 4-Wheel Drive, CD Player
Exterior Color: Red
East Brunswick, New Jersey, United States
For sale is my 1983 JEEP CJ7, this jeep has been fully restored!!! CJ7 was completely restored less hen two years ago restoration only has 1,451 miles. This vehicle has NO RUST anywhere!!! was not off-road NEVER and did not see the snow, just sits in my garage and every once in a while I go for a nice cruise with it. I have over 17k invested, the body is 100% straight was in excellent condition before restoration, some modifications was 3 inch body lift when frame off for restoration, suspension has all been renewed with heavy duty parts or replacement original, has all new heavy duty shocks and absorbers, springs, all tie rods and gearbox are all either new or rebuilt, u-joints, drive shafts all like new. The drivetrain is also all new engine is an AMC original 360 crate engine V8 which is very rare and expensive with eddlebrock carbs, transmission is a 4 speed manual (upgraded from 3 speed original). The rear end was all rebuilt with new gears seals and axles. Jeep has custom exhaust its very nice and loud it goes with the jeep excellent, The CJ7 body style is so desired because of its size and all the possibilities, this one has been modernized to go out with all jeeps from this era and it would keep up with them not only in looks but performance it has ridiculous torque, I have never beaten her up I just have too much invested I feel its too nice, but she has all the right equipment to have fun. Has basically new 35inch tires all the way around, brakes and all other maintenance items are up to date including oil change. Jeep comes with lots of extras I do have a full top, with doors in case you want to use it in inclement weather all is in excellent condition, interior and seats like everything else is like new, has a new sound system, floor is bare has all been lined with proper non slip coating. Has seating for 5, rear seats folds forward to use back as a pickup up truck does have full tailgate. Everything has been redone its ready to be used, needs nothing im just selling so I can have my garage space back and let someone else enjoy it. Clean title in hand and good inspection sticker!!! These jeeps are rare especially with the equipment this one has, this is a NO RESERVE auction highest bidder gets it, just remember all questions and inspections must be asked before bidding, There is a $300 deposit due 24hrs after the auction, and full payment is due within 3 days after the auction, if you need extra time or would like to make arrangements please email me before bidding. Thanks
Consumer Reports has released its 2014 Car Brand Report Cards, with Lexus again reigning at the top and doing so with the same industry-topping score of 79 that it registered in last year's Report Cards. This year, the institute credited its lineup for being "usually quiet, comfortable, and fuel-efficient," noting it's the only brand on the list "to achieve an excellent average overall reliability score." The Car Brand Report Cars list is meant to rank the best all-around vehicles based on CR testing and reliability results tallied by subscribers it surveyed. Each brand included must have sufficient test and reliability data for at least three models, a standard which left out 11 marques including Fiat, Jaguar, Land Rover and Porsche.
This 2014 Brand Report Cars edition is the first of a new format in which sub-brands have been broken out from their parent brands, with Acura using this year to move up the leaderboard into second place with a score of 75 for its "reliable, well-finished and somewhat sporty models." The top three was rounded out by Audi, climbing from eighth to third by scoring a 74 for "well-crafted interiors, nice handling and good gas mileage." Audi scored highest in the road-test portion, its improved reliability aiding its rise. The top nine was completed by Subaru, Toyota, Mazda, Honda, Infiniti and Mercedes-Benz.
Ford and Jeep weighed in at the other end of the rankings, Jeep taking the lowest overall score in the road tests and hampered by "a mix of spotty reliability." Ford was sunk by reliability issues with its MyFord Touch infotainment system which consumers found troublesome enough to negate its cars earning "solid test scores" for being "very nice to drive." Perhaps the rumored switch from Microsoft to Blackberry's QNX for the next generation SYNC will help them out. Cadillac's score also took a hit for infotainment reasons after it was the leading US brand last year, the CUE system in the XTS dragging Cadillac to the bottom of all General Motors brands.
Chinese buyers will get their first live look at the 2014 Jeep Cherokee during the Shanghai Motor Show, but CarNewsChina is reporting that it will go by a different name - Ziyou Guan, which translates to "Liberty Light." The article states that our Jeep Liberty was never sold in China, but the iconic XJ Cherokee was sold and produced there as the Qinuoji (a phonetic translation of Cherokee).
The new Jeep Liberty Light will be built alongside the Fiat Viaggio (China's Fiat-badged version of the Dodge Dart) at the Guangzhou-Fiat plant, and the two models will share the same powertrains: a 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder base engine paired to a five-speed manual or a dual-clutch transmission and a 2.4-liter four-cylinder (the base engine for the US-spec 2014 Cherokee) as an optional engine. It doesn't sound like the 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 will be offered in China.
We'll be on hand when the new Jeep debuts in Shanghai, so stay tuned to Autoblog this Friday night and Saturday for our live coverage of the show.
Jeep originally took the wraps off its Polar Edition Wrangler at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, and at the time, we figured this would be a Europe-only affair. (Perfectly fine, since we US customers haven't exactly been lacking special edition Wrangler models over the years.) But now, and as Jeep says, just in time for winter, the automaker has announced that the ice cold Wrangler will be hitting North American showrooms in November.
Based on the Wrangler Sahara model, the Polar Edition can be had in either two- or four-door body styles, with a unique Hydro Blue paint job as the featured color. (Buyers can also opt for less-special Billet Silver and Bright White hues.) Other exterior enhancements include a body-colored hardtop, 18-inch gloss black wheels, the Powerdome (power bulge) hood, and unique decals all around the body.
But the Polar Edition isn't just about some paint and stickers. Jeep has fitted this Wrangler with a Dana 30 front axle and Dan 44 rear axle, as well as the Trac-Lok anti-spin electronic rear differential. Like all US-spec Wranglers, the Polar Edition uses Jeep's 3.6-liter Pentastar V6, producing 285 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. Both a six-speed manual and five-speed automatic transmission are available.