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
Well, no one should ever accuse the government of not giving things plenty of thought. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is still debating whether it will retest any of the 1.56 million 1992 to 1998 Grand Cherokees and 2002 to 2007 Libertys that were part of a recall regarding fires after rear-end collisions. And yes, this debate has been going on for over a month. In other news...
The recall dustup started in early June, when Chrysler took the unusual position of refusing a recall request from NHTSA regarding placement of the fuel tank on the effected vehicles. NHTSA said a collision could cause a fire, a position Chrysler took issue with. Extensive negotiations ensued, with Chrysler agreeing to fit certain Jeeps with trailer hitches, which it said would provide some protection to fuel tanks mounted behind the rear axle in the event of a collision.
Part of the issue rests with the amount of data that needs to be processed, according to The Detroit News. NHTSA administrator David Strickland said during a Washington Auto Press Association meeting, "There's a lot of data and Chrysler is being very cooperative in giving us more data." Until that information has been sorted, it looks like re-testing will still be up for debate.
We're set to record Autoblog Podcast #336 tonight, and you can drop us your questions and comments via our Q&A module below. Subscribe to the Autoblog Podcast in iTunes if you haven't already done so, and if you want to take it all in live, tune in to our UStream (audio only) channel at 10:00 PM Eastern tonight.
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Jeep rear-mounted fuel tank controversy
Choose Your Own Adventure... But Choose Wisely
Jeep has got you covered. We can say this without even having to know what it is you want, because there's hardly an option or configuration that you won't find in the 2014 Grand Cherokee. There are three different engines, three different four-wheel-drive systems (plus rear-wheel drive), four different trim levels - not counting SRT - two different suspension setups and five different settings for various off-road terrain conditions. If you happen to check the box for Quadra-Lift, you'll also have five different ride-height settings for the driver-selectable air suspension.
As you might expect with so many customization possibilities, the way a buyer checks the options sheet can have a profound effect on the final product and its capabilities, to say nothing of its price. Nowhere is that more true than with the Grand Cherokee's choice of engines, with the brand-new 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 stealing the spotlight from the still excellent gasoline-fueled 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 and 5.7-liter Hemi V8 powerplants that carry over from last year. No matter which engine you choose, though, it will be paired up with Jeep's new standard eight-speed automatic transmission from ZF. This, ladies and gentlemen, is very good news indeed.