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Old 04-28-2010, 02:46 AM
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Hello from the UK!

After owning a number of different 4x4ís including Land Rover and Toyota I have finally bought my first ever Jeep. I have liked the Cherokee and Grand Cherokee since they first became popular in the UK in the early 90ís.
I now own a 2004 black Grand Cherokee Limited (special edition with Sat Nav etc.) 2.7 turbo diesel. (only 49,000 miles).
Fuel consumption is fantastic compared to my old 3:0 V6 petrol Toyota Hilux Surf (4-Runner) which did 16 mpg.... this Jeep is doing over 35 mpg !
I am very happy with this Jeep but do want to up-grade the suspension as the ride is rather soft.
I am also looking for new tyres so will ask over on the WJ section.
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Old 04-28-2010, 02:52 AM
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Welcome! Good to see more guys from this side of the pond.
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Old 04-28-2010, 08:02 AM
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Welcome dunno a lot of the options for suspension on the WJ but a lot of WK and some WJ owners have switched to bilsteins and the ride comfort just changes dramatically, the floaty feeling goes away.
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Old 04-28-2010, 09:43 AM
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Old 04-28-2010, 12:03 PM
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Old 04-28-2010, 01:57 PM
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Old 04-28-2010, 01:59 PM
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welcome... and do we have questions for you. ahahhahaha http://jeepgarage.org/showthread.php?t=2599
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Old 04-29-2010, 03:22 AM
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Re: Hello from the UK!

Thanks for the welcome.... this is a great forum and a similar layout to several Toyota sites I frequented while owning the Hilux.
I joined a UK based Jeep forum and paid £30 to join.... http://www.jeepclub.co.uk/ what a disappointment the place is like a ghost town and by far the worst designed forum I have EVER come across!!

I am sure that I am going to enjoy it here

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