Is a Jeep Wrangler the right vehicle for you? As the owner of several Wranglers and a Wrangler Unlimited, these are the Jeep Wrangler pros and cons — as I see it. If you go through these 20 reasons to own a Jeep Wrangler + 20 reasons NOT to buy one, and test drive a Wrangler (or rent one!)… then you’ll know for sure if a Jeep Wrangler is the best vehicle for you or not.
It can be confusing to know when to use the four-wheel drive and when not to. It will help if you know what the differences are between the various types of drive systems, particularly Jeep four-wheel drive systems – because there is a lot of confusion regarding: 4WD, 2WD, Part-Time 4WD, Full-Time 4WD, Automatic 4WD, All-Wheel Drive, and what it means to shift on the fly. Here’s what you need to know!
Looking for a Jeep Wrangler car rental? We’ve compiled the ultimate list of Jeep rental companies where you can rent a Jeep for a day (or a week) — and take it offroad if you want. This list of Jeep Wrangler rental agencies is organized by state… and country.
The Jeep Wrangler has 3 distinctive trim packages: Jeep Wrangler Sport, Jeep Wrangler Sahara, and Jeep Wrangler Rubicon. See which Jeep Wrangler trim package is best for your lifestyle. From the engine, to the interior, and offroad capabilities, we’ll help you choose the right Wrangler model for you.
When you own a Jeep Wrangler, every other Jeep Wrangler owner in the world is your friend. No kidding. This camaraderie is identified by something called ‘the Jeep Wave’… or the ‘Jeep Wrangler Wave’. Truthfully, it’s not limited to Jeep Wranglers though… ALL Jeep drivers wave to other Jeep drivers. It’s all in good fun! Here’s how to do the Jeep Wave, the official Jeep Wave rules, and a few other vehicles that have a similar wave.
Jeep dog accessories… check! Jeep baby stuff… check! Here’s my checklist of offroad Jeep must-haves when you’re a Jeep family with 1 baby and 2 dogs. Offroad Jeeping with kids and dogs is possible (and enjoyable)… as long as you take these things along!
Here’s a list of 7 Jeep off road accessories that you should always keep inside the vehicle — so you can avoid some of the mistakes I’ve made when taking my Jeep off road! The best part: you’ll be ready to go offroad at a moment’s notice AND you’ll be able to fix anything that the woods can throw at you!
For some, wearing the battle scars you incur when taking your Jeep off-road is a source of pride. But if your Jeep is your daily drive and offroad usage is only a secondary function, then you may want to replace some bodywork from time to time. Here’s what I’ve learned firsthand about replacing Jeep body panels yourself.
Do you know what to do in the event of a Jeep accident? (I thought I did. But I was wrong.) Your Jeep might be able to take a hit with no problems, but that doesn’t mean you should just exchange insurance info and drive off. Learn from my mistake… Here’s what you should do if your Jeep gets rear-ended!
When I had my first Jeep, I was a little hesitant to get under the hood. If you are too, here are my best tips to help you get comfortable with working on your Jeep. Tackle these simple Jeep maintenance projects first. Then you can move onto more challenging things after that.
Before you start a DIY Jeep project at home, be sure to do these 6 things first. Trust me, I’ve learned firsthand what a difference these simple Jeep safety tips have on the outcome! These are my best tips to stay safe when working on your Jeep.
I recently did some off-road testing to see just how much capability a dedicated off-road tire adds to a Jeep in mud and on trails. See what I learned. And before you buy Jeep off-road tires… you’ll need to know the answers to these 3 questions!
Small rocks and tree branches can easily take out your Jeep’s windshield (or a window) if you’re not careful! Is your Jeep windshield already cracked? Here’s my advice about repairing vs. replacing a cracked windshield.
Here’s how to enjoy a stress-free day on the beach in your Jeep – what to do before driving on the beach AND what not to do! Sand driving tips, tire pressure advice, and a list of beaches you can drive on.
If you plan on taking your Jeep Wrangler off-road at all, then you really should consider these 7 add-ons. A Jeep guy shares his top aftermarket Jeep parts for new Jeep owners.
Before you start exploring Jeeps for sale on Craigslist, read this first! You can come away from a Craigslist Jeep transaction happy — I’ve done it before. I’ve also gone through some less-than-savory ordeals with vehicles purchased off Craigslist. I’m sharing some of those stories here, in hopes that you can benefit from my mistakes.
The benefits of window tinting (especially DIY window tinting) can’t be beat! Here’s how to apply Jeep window tint yourself – and not mess it up! Hey, if I can do it, then you can too.
These Jeep gift ideas are on my wish list this year. But I truly believe they’d make any Jeep owner in your life happy. They’d make excellent gifts no matter what your Jeeping passion.
Where do you turn when you have a specific Jeep question? I often turn to a Jeep forum. See why these are my favorite Jeep forums – I’ve listed the pros and cons of each.
I’ll never forget the first time I experienced the dreaded death wobble in my Jeep. It was terrifying! Fortunately, I was able to fix my Jeep death wobble – here’s how I did it.
Want a FREE Jeep grille or Jeep Wrangler pumpkin template to carve Jeep pumpkins for Halloween? We’ve got one of each for you + Photos of our Jeep pumpkins.
We got a 3-inch lift kit and new tires for our 2004 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. It was the best thing we ever did for the Jeep! Here are a few things I learned AFTER the fact about adding Jeep lift kits & tires.
Have you been camping in your Jeep yet? Here are all my best camping Jeep tips that I’ve learned after years of Jeep camping – or Jamping as I like to call it.
There are only 2 items on my summer Jeep maintenance checklist – both vitally important to your rig’s wellbeing. For years of Jeeping fun, do this now!
Wondering where to take your Jeep this summer? Here are my favorite June Jeep events & destinations for this time of year — one in each region of the U.S.