Thread: Jeep Patriot?
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Old 03-01-2014, 08:33 PM
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Originally Posted by elchivito View Post
Not many. I am seeing these offered new locally for 18K well equipped. 27mpg rating, good crash results.
I read about the trans issue and apparently it was the CV trans that everyone hated. The new ones don't use that trans, but a 6 speed auto instead. Wife wants something with 4wd for when she has to traverse the mountains to get to the rez in bad weather, and decent mileage for running to work and back, 35 miles a day. Might go look tomorrow.
The CVT is still offered. I think that it is found on the "trail rated" models.
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