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Old 01-26-2010, 07:18 AM
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Re: What don't you like about the 2011 model or what do you think is missing?

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You have to compare the curb weight, not the GVWR, as the payload capacity has been greatly increased on the WK2.

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WK Laredo 4WD V6: 4,505 Lbs curb weight (payload 1,100) = 5,600 GVWR

WK2 Laredo 4WD V6: 4,660 Lbs curb weight (payload 1,840) = 6,500 GVWR


WK Limited 4WD V8 Hemi: 4,719 Lbs curb weight (payload 1,050) = 6,150 GVWR

WK2 Limited 4WD V8 Hemi: 5,150 Lbs curb weight (payload 1,660) = 6,800 GVWR

Yes, I didn't have all of the numbers for the curb weight... in any event....the point was it is heavier than the current model....
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Old 01-26-2010, 07:55 AM
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Re: What don't you like about the 2011 model or what do you think is missing?

150 pounds is nothing though
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Re: What don't you like about the 2011 model or what do you think is missing?

yeah for the v6 im shocked its only a 150 pound diff. they new one will def be quicker
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Re: What don't you like about the 2011 model or what do you think is missing?

Some people carry around more than 150 lbs of junk in the cargo area that they don't even consider. I know I do. I have golf clubs, basketball, gym bag and clothed, roof rack cross bars, and spare tire under adds weight too for those that are waight conscious.
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Some people carry around more than 150 lbs of junk in the cargo area that they don't even consider.
I keep my cargo area pretty clean, the dual subs add enought weight as it is. I do have an extra 10-20 lbs of junk in my personal cargo area, but it's hanging over my belt and too hard to get rid of!
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Re: What don't you like about the 2011 model or what do you think is missing?

^^^ LOL I'm working on that too. So far 25lbs since november.
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