2009 Jeep Wrangler User Reviews

2009 Jeep Wrangler Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 16 reviews

  • Performance:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 5
  • Appearance: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
  • Build Quality:4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 / 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" 9 reviews
"reliable car" 2 reviews
"door" 2 reviews
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CONS
"fuel economy" 4 reviews
"heavy car" 3 reviews
"power" 2 reviews
"ride" 2 reviews

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2009 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara Review
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Good driving dynamics, removable roof, off-roading capability

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Rubbish interior, ride comfort

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A Jeep That's Actually Worth Buying — Having driven the Compass, Patriot and Liberty I honestly didn't see the appeal in any of these Jeeps since they're horrid vehicles. The Compass and Patriot particularly since they're based off a bad car, the Caliber. Well I finally driven the Wrangler which is successor of the iconic Jeep from the AMC days. This is a much better Jeep and the other 3 and with the 4-door version...why do you need those 3 again? If this Jeep has a downside its really down to the interior. You have a pretty standard Chrysler interior which means its full of cheap disgusting looking plastic, hard surfaces and is somewhat depressing. The good news is the roof of the Wrangler can come off. Removing the interior might actually improve the look of the Wrangler. The driving part is really the good part of the Wrangler. The steering is not vague like the Compass, Liberty or Patriot so it actually has some feel. I also get the sense it can corner a lot better than those terrible 3. Due to the off-roading nature of this Jeep the ride comfort on the road is not very good. Still, among the vehicles you can buy from Jeep...you better choose this one over the rubbish Compass, Patriot and Liberty.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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frankie2395 writes:
2009 Jeep Wrangler X Review
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5

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fun to drive with the top down and  doors off . handles extremely well, especially on the snow. good on gas, reliable and dependable.  many complements while on the road, especially on a red light.  I truly love my jeep.

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only fits four, is a little high for me to get in and im 5' 9".  and its a stick shift. some people dont like to shift. everything else is ok.

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Awesome Jeep — This vehicle is a great jeep. When you drive it down the street , you are going to get many complements about how nice it looks, specially if you have the top down and the doors off.. In addition, how easy is to drive, it handles very well, Furthermore, 0 repair cost , so far. the tires are relatively new. 4x4 is great in the snow.

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

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Matt writes:
2009 Jeep Wrangler Sahara Review
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5

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Perfect for just about any driving situation.

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Lacks torque and the back seats are a bit cramped, cloth top is loud.

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If You Don't Like It Then You Just Don't Understand It...it's A Jeep! — It's a jeep...need I say more. It has the classic styling and is an absolute beast off road. However, it's more than capable of being tamed for everyday driving and performs exceptionally well in the city. It's sharp turning radius makes it easy to park and maneuver in tight spaces. It does sit up high but not so high that it won't meet most height restrictions for drive thrus and parking garages. It lacks in torque but has plenty of horsepower. Best of all, Jeep finally gave the Wrangler a stereo loud enough to be heard over the loud noise of the cloth top fluttering in the wind. I love it!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Justin writes:
2009 Jeep Wrangler X Review
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Convertible in the Summer & Never get's stuck in Winter.

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Hard Top chips easily

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My Best Vehicle — I have owned the Wrangler for a year now and love it. It is the best vehicle I have ever owned. I currently lease it because I wasn't sure how I would like it. When i'm done with this one I am going to for sure buy another one. The only thing that i am sort of not ok with is the performance. It isnt fast but hey its a Jeep.. Thats not what they are mean't for. It is the nicer model with the tow hooks, bigger wheels, 3 piece hard top, tow package, power package and it fits my needs perfectly.

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Greg writes:
2009 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited X 4WD Review
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Everything

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Tons Of Fun! — I will never own anything but a jeep. This is my 2nd wrangler. Had to sell my first one due to the birth of my daughter. I love the look and feel of this 09 4dr Wrangler. It is great for family trips with room and space. Wish the fuel economy was a bit better.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Jay_Mcg writes:
2009 Jeep Wrangler X Review
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5

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Great looking, good maneuverability on town, good off road, good winter snow, has unlimited power train warrantee

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Not good for long distance highway cruiser

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Great Around Town Driver For A Four Wheel Drive For Non Soccer Mom Group — Great around town vehicle with summer fun factor and off road capability. In town Mileage 19 MPG. Salsa Red with canvas top. Gotta like challenge of taking the top up and down. Vehicle is easy to clean after trips to beach, snow storms and horse barns. Good vehicle for towing small utility trailer

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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prayhard08 writes:
2009 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited X 4WD Review
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Excellent car for getting around city and country. compact, turns great, easy on and off canvas. portions of canvas can come off to only get a mild breeze or partial sun. Has amazing cargo space. There hasn't been anything I couldn't fit in the jeep with the back laid down. Has amazingly strong and effective heating system for jeep (handy in the winter)

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Is not 100% air tight, about 17 miles to the gallon city driving

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Excellent & Fun Car! — There hasn't been really anything I've disliked. I'd be keeping this car if we didn't need to sell for financial reasons. Perfect car for the adventurous at heart! Once you have a jeep it's hard to get anything else, they are just wonderful cars all around!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Jhodges writes:
2009 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara 4WD Review
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Looks tough, Removable Top and Doors. Handles good. Great Reliability and Low Maintenance and up keep cost.

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MPG isn't great but it is an SUV

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The Best Open Air Experience In An Suv — THe Best Open Air experience you can get.. Remove the front panels for an over sized sunroof or take the full top off.. Complete the experience by removing the doors. This Vehicle goes anywhere be it on or off road. Perfect for hauling your favor sporting gear be it surfboards, kayaks, or golf clubs.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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obiecordle writes:
2009 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited X Review
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5

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I've really love this jeep but i really need a truck for work.

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not enough room for tools

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Love It Hate To Get Reed Of It — Love it all. Wish it had more room for my tools .you really cant find an all around car that u can take the top down and play and then when the work week came around it had the class to take you back and forth from work and home

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Jamie writes:
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Convertible, fun, versatile, capable, stylish

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Favorite Car — I've owned my wrangler for almost a year now and I wouldn't trade it for the world. I absolutely love it. It's so much fun to drive and awesome in the snow and sun. You couldn't ask for a better combination- suv and convertible.

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

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Reviews From Other Years

2014 Jeep Wrangler Reviews

Great Ride! By Mossyoakbabe88

Love almost everything about this jeep! The only thing I would change would be the need for more room! This jeep is great for a small family, but for a growing one it isn't the best. Bottom line th je... Read More

Awesome Looking Vehicle By Jeep313

Never worry about getting stuck in this vehicle. Tons of already done aftermarket modifications to this car including stereo, tires, rims, and lift kit. Also lots of aftermarket potential and modifica... Read More

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2013 Jeep Wrangler Reviews

A Dream For A Deer Hunter Or Person With A Small Boat. Will Get You Anywhere Reliably By Nick

I will say that the gas mileage could be better. However that aside this is a wonderful vehicle. A year after I bought the jeep new for 35,000 it is worth almost what I paid for it.. I have had 2 jee... Read More

Great For Off-road But Not For Daily Driver. By tjstrato

The ultimate stock off-road machine. The wrangler has come along ways but still needs some things: better safety, better mpg, and better interior comfort are needed. The Rubicon package is way over pr... Read More

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2012 Jeep Wrangler Reviews

Better Than I Expected By 883123

Love my Jeep. Throw back the top and your day gets better. I get 20 MPGaroun town and 22 MPG on the highway. Better than my wife mini van. 67K miles and the new car feeling hasn't worn off yet. Read More

Nice For Around Town. By Howard684

Looks sharp. Fun to be part of the Jeep club. Not the best choice if you do a lot of highway driving. Really good in the winter to get you through the snow. Again, I am tired of replacing windshields.... Read More

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2011 Jeep Wrangler Reviews

It's A Jeep By dssjwood

Compared to the older jeeps, the 2011 is much smoother and has more power and speed. The 2011 allows you to set your speed at 65 on highways the jeep is able to maintain the speed without driving up t... Read More

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

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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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