Go ahead and buy if you're getting a good deal. There are 100 things that can cause a Jeep to go through too much fuel. First go for the obvious. is it leaking anywhere from the motor back to the fuel tank? How long has it been since the Jeep had a tune-up and oil change? What kind of shape are the brakes and tires in as in it could have a brake(s) dragging or front end pieces could be worn causing front tires to be toed in or out and causing resistence.
Brian "Buck" Buchanan, U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer (RETIRED) - 87 XJ Laredo, Ol' Red - 8.5" Rusty's Offroad/Rough Country lift, D30 trussed and D44 high clearance shock mounts, 4.56's, Aussies, Chromos and Disc Brakes front and rear, JCR Offroad Belly Skid Plate and Stage 2 Rock Sliders, Off Road Fab Winch Bumper and Quarter panel Guards, Liberal Front Wheel Well trimming and Rear Wheel Well Cut N Fold, 35" Goodyear MTR with Kevlars, Cobra CB and AW4 First Gear Lock Crawl switch, SYE, Stock XJ driveshafts front and rear and Milemarker SEC8000 Winch.
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