1987 Jeep Wrangler Overview


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4.55 stars

Based on 15 reviews

Perfect High School Car by Steve
 — Wow. Totally unexpected. That's what I thought when my cousin said that he was going to Switzerland with his family and asked whether or not I would look after his wife's 1987 Jeep. Of course, I sai... Read More
It Is A Beast That Will Run Forever, And Can Never Be Replaced by JL258
 — I have the 1987 AMC 4.2 I6 Jeep, it has the unfortunate BA/10 Transmission, but it hasnt failed me yet at 132,000 miles, and it has the 231 transfer case, yes its 1987, and has the 231, I said that ri... Read More
Dude Awesome by David
 — even tho its 20 years old its new cuz it only have 50000 miles on its original engine. its getting a new clutch right now only cuz the hydraulic line blew. the inside is awesome, full black leather se... Read More

1987 Jeep Wrangler Overview

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1987 Jeep Wrangler

The 1987 Jeep Wrangler is an SUV with one of two engine options: a 2.5-liter inline 4-cylinder or a 4.2-liter 6-cylinder, either of which should provide plenty of power for whatever you need to do. Two transmission choices complete the power package, a 3-speed automatic or a 5-speed manual. Two doors and 4-wheel drive add to the effect of the SUV that has become one of the off-road vehicle standards.

The Jeep Wrangler has been around for over 20 years, a longstanding vehicle in the fickle automotive world. Time and time again, owners return to the Wrangler, with its unique shape and image. The 1987 Jeep Wrangler started a prestigious line of SUVs in fine fashion.


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Jeep Wrangler Questions


Just Bought 87 Wrangler, 2.5 And After 20 Minutes Of Running, She Stalls. T...

just bought 87 wrangler, 2.5 and after 20 minutes of running, she stalls. then have to wait and wait to start up again. sits and idles fine and revs fine. but 20 minutes of running, she stalls. help. ...

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1987 Wrangler 2.5 4 Cyl. Acts Like It Is Running Out Of Fuel Going Up Hill ...

36 views with 1 answer (last answer 7 months ago)

Have A 6 Cylinder 1987 Jeep Wrangler That Is Hard To Start And Stalls Often...

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Rebuild Engine?

I drive an '87 Jeep YJ. Mysterious smoke comes through the interior vents below the radio. Just one of the little things indicating that there may be a bigger problem. Might it be advisable to put ...

140 views with 4 answers (last answer 4 years ago)

Engine Replacement Options And Considerations

I have a 1987 Jeep Wrangler 6 Cylinder with manual transmission. I want to replace the engine. There are a number of Jeep cherokee at a local salvage with engines. Ones that are in Cherokees with a...

261 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 years ago)