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Old 06-18-2009, 02:28 PM
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Your new here.....so I'll tell ya....I'm never selling this truck. Too much invested money wise and emotions wise.

LOL, Thats what i said about my Xj, heart and soul, Blood sweat and tears went it to that. Until i took my first test drive in a WK.

But i deff shed a tear when i watched it get towed away by its new owener, Even have pics of it going. Kid drove from out side Syracuse Ny to NH to get the thing.

Lol back on topic, I hope FIAT does not ruine the new JGC, let alone Jeep as a whole.
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Re: 2010 Grand Cherokee info

the design for the 2011 is finalized...Fiat will not mess with it and they only have a 35% stake in ChryCo.
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Old 06-18-2009, 02:34 PM
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Re: 2010 Grand Cherokee info

Yea, But didnt, Daimler only have 20% and look what they did to the company. Prolly the best thing that ever happened to it. Or was it the last buyer that only had 20%?
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Dailmer owned controlling interest
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Re: 2010 Grand Cherokee info

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But isnt it just like the 09 with minor changes? The new one is 2011.
no it's on the current benz ML/M-class platform
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no it's on the current benz ML/M-class platform
Huh? Now i am confused.

The 2010 is just like a 2009 only few differences. The 2011 is a totally different animal. Or am i missing sumtin about the 2010?
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Re: 2010 Grand Cherokee info

I think that even if they do inter-fear (?) with jeep they'll still make good trucks and only trucks.
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I think that even if they do inter-fear (?) with jeep they'll still make good trucks and only trucks.

There were talks of dropping the Ram, Dakota, Viper, and the JK when this whole chapter 11 thing came up and Fiat bought in. Saying they want to get rid of the most expensive vehicles to make or some BS. Why not get rid of the dodge/chry duplicates that dont sell like the aspen and durango, or nitro, or compass, etc.
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Huh? Now i am confused.

The 2010 is just like a 2009 only few differences. The 2011 is a totally different animal. Or am i missing sumtin about the 2010?
Mercedes-Benz designed the new GC so instead of throwing away the plans they went ahead with it. it's based on this thing

And the Wk is based on this one
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they use a similar platform nitwit....it wasnt based on those----
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Re: 2010 Grand Cherokee info

But the 2010 is still a wk right? It sounded like you (Dylan) were saying that it was not the same as an 09 wk.
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