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Old 01-29-2013, 02:41 PM
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all: you will get a laugh out of this but here goes--i have a 2007 Grand Cherokee Laredo, 6 cylinder 3.7l - 2WD--so What is with all the Letter Abbreviations ? for instance on personal site it asks for model and all i seen was-gs-wk-str8-etc.. can someone Please clue me in ??

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Jeep has always used letter designations for their vehicle's.
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Cj - civilian jeep
Yj. -1987-1995
Tj. -1997-2009( I think ...)
Xj
Zj
Wj
WK
Wk2
Xk 2006-2010
They are all model designations. That's all
They can use the same name " grand Cherokee " but different years have different letter names ( zj, wj, wk,wk2)
Xj are all Cherokees
Xk are commanders
Cj8 is a scrambler
Wranglers were cj, Yj, tj , LJ or tjl and jk
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Sorry if its confusing hope this helps
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Oh and in 1996 no wranglers were made due to the switch over from leaf springs to coils ( Yj to tj) . They were switching over all the mfg. Lines to accommodate the new design ( coil springs)
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Re: newby has a Question

Awesome--thanks--not as confused as i once was-im guessing my 2007 grand cherokee will be== xj ????
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You have a WK, which is the Grand Cherokees from 05 to 10.
The Grands started with the ZJ's and go to the WK2's being the current models..
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no sir a WK . The regular Cherokees are XJ's not grands
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ya beat me to it Deb ,lol
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no sir a WK . The regular Cherokees are XJ's not grands
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Moved to new member section Welcome !!
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Will you stop posting at the same time as me! LOL!
Great minds think alike ,lol
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