2008 Jeep Wrangler User Reviews

2008 Jeep Wrangler Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 58 reviews

  • Performance:4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars4.1 out of 5 stars 4.1 / 5
  • Appearance:4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Overall: 4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars 4.7 / 5

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"ride" 29 reviews
"power" 8 reviews
"handling" 8 reviews
"fuel economy" 5 reviews
"big space" 4 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 17 reviews
"power" 7 reviews
"expressway" 5 reviews
"ride" 4 reviews
"roof" 4 reviews

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2008 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited X 4WD Review
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4

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Lots of room for gear and stuff, handles great in snow and offroad, fun to drive with top removed

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somewhat boaty drive, major process to take entire top off and put back on - not something you want to do regularly

lauralippay
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Crazy Fun Offroad But Still Good For Everyday Car — Take the jeep's top off, throw your bike on the rack (or even in the back), plug in your iPod and hit the outdoors. Even the basic model can handle black diamond offroad trails and the kind of dumping snow that shuts down towns (so you can still get to the mountain). Keep chains in the back, but you may never need them. It turns out this is the perfect car if you're renovating your house too - as it's got plenty of room for all the furniture, plywood, equipment and whatever else you may come back from the store with. It works fine as a daily commuter car too, although it's a bit of a boaty drive. It handles on a regular road with a bit of a late reaction, so it's not easy to quickly make that crazy-last-minute turn or swerve to avoid ignorant drivers. But the fun you can have with this truck - the places you can go with it and the jams it can get you out of make it all worth it.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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James Jaemin writes:
2008 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara Review
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good car, fun to drive

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trembles at high speed

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Wrangler — it's okay for everday use. car drinks lot of gas. not as much as hummer. engine sound is good. starting speed is awesome. best at the beach. feel free to drive around in sand. don't be afraid to go on off roads.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Chris writes:
2008 Jeep Wrangler Sahara Review
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Excellent on and offroader.

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Fibre Glass roof attracts alot of heat during the summer.

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2 Door Jeep Wrangler Sahara — Acceleration- Enough to put you back into your seat. Braking- Very sharp, ABS works smoothly. Handling- Good on account of its massive tyres and short wheel base. Build Quality- Solid as a rock. Offroad Capability- Handles big dunes with ease and climbs over rocks without loosing any pace. Fun Factor- 5/5

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Mark writes:
2008 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara 4WD Review
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EVERYTHING!

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Not a one.

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My Jeep, The Green Monster — 6 speed, fully loaded with power windows, satellite radio, a 50 watt amplified sub woofer, obscenely oversized tires and much much more. Acceleration? Put it this way, either from a dead stop or going 80 it screams! Gas mileage isn't that bad either, 18 MPG which is the same as my last jeep.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Kit writes:
2008 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara 4WD Review
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Turns more heads than a sports car. Trust me.

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Underpowered on road, but geared correctly offroad.

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Drive Offroad With Room For The Family And Gear. Resale Value Is Amazing. — Its actually my wife's jeep. I sold my truck before we came overseas. Plan to get a v8 sports sedan when we get back to the states. Probably a Dodge Charger. Jeep does great off-road, mediocre on road. Needs more power! As much room as a standard SUV but its a Jeep! Built more for functionality, rather than Appearance. Word of advice to guys, Jeep wranglers are more of chick magnets than A sports car like a mustang. Test drive one and see how many heads you can turn.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Rahul writes:
2008 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon 4WD Review
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Suspension, torque.

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Acceleration.

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Solid Vehicle — It is one best off-roading vehicle which does not require any modifications for it. Acceleration is not up to our expectation but can climb up any dam hills. Suspension is smooth on road and in sandy places. Hard top is better for places UAE as it would prevent some heat from coming in. It is a solid build vehicle.

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ttbryjo writes:
2008 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited X Review
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4

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Lifted and awesome

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gas

ttbryjo
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Gorgeous Gunship — it needs running boards because it's lifted so high but that is about it! It runs smooth, tons of room, great rugged look, so fun to drive, feels invincible! Noise is fine, heat and air are great, very in charge vehicle

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Carlos writes:
2008 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited X Review
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4

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From BMW to Jeep and dont regret it, love this car.

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Fuel consumption

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Fun — Lots of torque, regular accel., added Bilstein Shocks which improved dramatically handling, great fun and great to drive.Jeep parts are expensive, cheaper and higher quality parts from aftermarket are recommended. Great for long trips, removable roof, great for the beach and friends. Ultra resistant, you can wash the interiors with a karcher.

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ghstrdrrvng writes:
2008 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara Review
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4x4, hard T-top, lots of room

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the Tires cost alot to replace,

ghstrdrrvng
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My Impression Is Great For Camping, Off Roading And Just Enjoying In General. — Awesome Look to it. I have 4x4 in mine, dont know y the others dont. Great gas milage, and the hard top is WAY easier to take off than my old vinal top. I sit up higher than my wrangler sport, and I love that. Oh and TONS of arm, and leg room, built-in GPS and mp3 player hard drive are sweeet.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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urgonelson writes:
2008 Jeep Wrangler X Review
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Good handling, sharp looking, great in snow, lots of fun!

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Terrible on gas, not much power

urgonelson
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It Was A Good Reliable Jeep But A Bit Week In The Power Department — I enjoyed owning the jeep and the modifications I did to it. It handled really well and was roomy for a jeep. Bad on gas though and not enough power I thought. All in all a good jeep as they all are!

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2013 Jeep Wrangler Reviews

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2012 Jeep Wrangler Reviews

2012 Wrangler Sport By enlread

One of my favorite vehicles. There are few things like driving with the top and doors off of a quick vehicle with a manual transmission. How driving should be. Sure, it's basically a two-seater and ha... Read More

Fun To Drive By Jp2550

Overall I love driving this car especially in the summer with top and doors off. Handles great in the snow in the winter as well. Only thing for me is I would like to get the 4 door unlimited as carg... Read More

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2011 Jeep Wrangler Reviews

It's A Jeep Fun To Drive By seanze

Nice SUV very over price great in the snow and off road sucks on the freeway gutless engine need to put the new motor which is coming in 2012 so wait if you can But ts a fun SUV drive one you will l... Read More

Unique Extreme Off Road Ready Jeep Wrangler Unlimtied By mboles23

This Jeep is a great vehicle for your everyday commute to work or fun off roading in dirt, mud, sand, or water. It's unique paint job (rhino lined) makes it impervious to scratches, scrapes, and some ... Read More

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2010 Jeep Wrangler Reviews

Well Pleased By jaytol9262

I am pleased with the over all performance of the car. I only wish that it got better gas milage since ill will be traveling a lot in the up come future. I am happy with it but its time to improve. Read More

The Go Anywhere Family Wagon By KOVEN1981

I trully enjoy the four door jeep now giving me enought room to hold the family and dogs. Fuel mileage could be better. I would buy this vehilce again? I would buy this jeep again it is a wonderful ve... Read More

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