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How I got a jeep...

I'm new so I thought I would say hi and explain how I got my jeep.
My mom bought me my first car when I was sixteen (spoiled I know) and despite my best efforts it was a car... and even worse a neon! So I drove the hell out of it for 3 years and finally got in my first accident.... I went head on with a dump truck in a blind turn (in my lane) a mile away from my house at 40 mph, needless to say I totaled the neon but that's how I got my jeep. The money we got from the insurance company bought my 98 grand cherokee...2wd (that was my mom's idea once again). It's not the "best" and there's currently no mods done to it but it's still my baby. And I'm happy to be able to say that I FINALLY HAVE A RADIO in my jeep (I went 2 months without one and almost killed myself). Anyways, hello all (after a horribly long post).
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Old 01-29-2010, 02:00 PM
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Re: How I got a jeep...

Welcome from the Bay Area .. another Cali member! How long have you had the Jeep?
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Old 01-29-2010, 02:06 PM
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Welcome from TX ... there is plenty of information on jeeps here so enjoy
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Old 01-29-2010, 02:21 PM
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Re: How I got a jeep...

Ryan-
I got my jeep in September, so I'm still firguring out all it's quirks.
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Old 01-29-2010, 02:27 PM
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Re: How I got a jeep...

Yeah that can be tough... there are no dumb questions here so ask away and we'll try to help you.

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Old 01-29-2010, 02:40 PM
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Re: How I got a jeep...

welcome to the site!!!! post up pics of your jeep!

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Old 01-29-2010, 03:29 PM
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Re: How I got a jeep...

Welcome to JG.
First of all, it's amazing you're still here after that accident! My daughters first car was a Neon and yeah they aren't the best.
Even though your Jeep is 2WD it's still a Jeep and wayyy better than your car.
Post up a few pics and there's a lot of knowlegable people here who will be happy to help you with anything.
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