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1973 Jeep CJ5 Review

The — On road performance is not what this Jeep specializes in. It's off the beaten trail where you would not want any other car. The 258 straight six cylinder engine is bullet proof, and is very easy to maintain and repair. Acceleration is poor due to low gearing, but it will get you where you need to go. Gas mileage isn't anything to brag about considering that your driving a big brick around. This car is perfect for driving on the beach or going mudding every once in a while.

Pros: Uniqueness, The fact that it's a Jeep, Reliableness, Durability, Easy to work on/mantain

Cons: Power, Gas mileage, Very primitive,

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1973 Jeep CJ5 Review

It's A Jeep Thing. — It goes anywhere with no problems. Like any jeep you have to be able to fix things yourself since to have other people work on these cars would prob cost a fortune. It fun to drive of course with great acceleration beating many cars off the line but with my three speed it loses most of it power on the high end because of it's low gearing but I can squeel tires in it when the road is wet easily sometimes without me thinking about it leaving me burning out but not moving forward.

Pros: Goes anywhere

Cons: Tops out at 65

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1980 Jeep CJ5 Reviews

Loads Of Fun By DavidWSlowikowski

You can go anywhere in this CJ and looks great with its new paint job! It's have a super strong 304 8 cylinder dual carb engine with a 3-speed. Also has new seats, gauges, lights, repainted bumpers,... Read More

Its One Of The Best Toys To Have By Bryce

the acceleration is pretty fast, its got a built straight 6, its lifted 9in and has 40in boggers. its not really built for the road but its awsome to drive in the mud. the axels r stock so we have to ... Read More

1979 Jeep CJ5 Reviews

Cj5 By Christopher

Whats to be said? It was a fiberglass CJ5 with a small block out of a wrecked 85 Corvette. It had the potential to wheelie-over backward because the departure angle would let it. Had to get rid of it ... Read More

Fun! By Jeff

If you like convertibles, mud, and climbing straight up mountains this is the vehicle for you. It has an AMC 304 V8 engine. 6 inch lift, 35 inch tires, posi-traction front and rear. Read More

1978 Jeep CJ5 Reviews

Awesome! By Tanner

JEEP- Just Empty Every Pocket- haha this is so true. Jeeps are expensive because you want to do everything you can to make it better with upgrades! But who cares, its a jeep! I love my jeep. It is t... Read More

I Loved It By Timothy

I loved it cause it surprised me everytime i took it out on the trails. Did more than I expected. Went up and down rough terrain with no problems. Disliked that up steep inclines carb would cut out... Read More

1977 Jeep CJ5 Reviews

Fun To Drive By Edward

good capable off road has the torquy 258 straight six tops out at only 55mph and only gets 12 mpg but is fun to drive. had it at randolph with a cople of buddys woth 38s and it went were ever they di... Read More

1976 Jeep CJ5 Reviews

Mail Jeep By jfwjr117

Good work truck It was purchased in Homosassa Fl. My wife drove it for two years with out a problem. I took it off the road when it got a transmission leak to rebuild it. Replaced every thing on this... Read More

A Lil Tight Between The Seat And Steering Wheel By Chuck

old and strong straight six 3 speed everything still works i drive it daily steering box does have some play and the drum brakes make it feel like an older car but its great to drive glad i found it Read More

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