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2003 Jeep Liberty Limited 4dr

2003 Jeep Liberty
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2-Wheel Drive, 4 Door, Sport Utility Vehicles
16 mpg city / 22 mpg hwy
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January 4, 2013, 3:33 pm

Ashley H
 

Question: What can driving on a flat tire due to our Jeep?

My husband let his friend use our Jeep while his car gets fixed. Well his friend has been driving it on a completely flat tire for I don't know how long. Well the tire is ruined now. What else can it hurt? It's the back passenger tire. It's a rear wheel drive with 4 wheel drive. Can the 4 wheel drive get hurt due to that?


January 12, 2013, 8:46 am

Ron W
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Probably not unless it was in 4WD while he was driving. Most likely it would just ruin the tire and/or wheel.


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