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November 9, 2009, 6:39 am

Steve I
 

Question: Should I buy this vehicle?

1985 Jeep Wagoneer (small size) Has only 77,000, was kept in Florida, body has zero rust, hood and roof are faded, interior perfect, never in an accident or never repainted. Seems to run nice, 4WD works with no noises. Under engine and dripping back along driveshaft is wet with oil and fluids, but doesn't leave a puddle on the ground. Has 2.8 V6 with automatic and SelectTrac.


November 9, 2009, 11:52 am

Tyler O
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Hard to say, that leak could be anything really. It might just be something like a tail shaft seal... cheap and easy to replace.

It could be something like a rear main seal, lots of labor to replace that!

You should have it looked at by a professional mechanic and get his opinion.


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