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#2395817 - 10/30/17 11:07 PM Is every Jeep in PHX salvage title?
Cheeto Offline
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Registered: 01/21/03
Posts: 1855
Loc: WA/ID/MT
Driving Mom to her winter home in AZ and thinking I might find a deal on a Wrangler to drive home rather than fly.
Seems like every 3rd one on CL has a salvage/rebuilt title. What's up with that?

Several claim "just needed new bumper" or "no major damage or paint work". Yeah right, I've rebuilt plenty of insurance auction vehicles and a bumper R&R isn't going to total a 2012-2015 Wrangler.

Anybody have any insight into this? Should be too soon for the hurricane rigs to be hitting the market shouldn't it?
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#2395828 - 10/30/17 11:34 PM Re: Is every Jeep in PHX salvage title? [Re: Cheeto]
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Registered: 01/19/03
Posts: 28696
Loc: Grand Prairie,Texas
Not to early for them to be on the market.

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#2395883 - 10/31/17 03:09 AM Re: Is every Jeep in PHX salvage title? [Re: Cheeto]
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Registered: 01/20/03
Posts: 25418
Loc: So Cal
Could be a commonly stolen vehicle.
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#2396208 - 10/31/17 04:24 PM Re: Is every Jeep in PHX salvage title? [Re: Cheeto]
Cheeto Offline
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Registered: 01/21/03
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Loc: WA/ID/MT
Good point on the theft recovery. Hadn't thought of that.
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#2396310 - 10/31/17 07:59 PM Re: Is every Jeep in PHX salvage title? [Re: Cheeto]
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Registered: 05/13/05
Posts: 459
Loc: IN
Bad drivers!

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#2396319 - 10/31/17 08:13 PM Re: Is every Jeep in PHX salvage title? [Re: Cheeto]
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Registered: 06/28/03
Posts: 16810
Loc: Land of Booze and Horses
Craigslist is full of rebuilt title cars, no matter location

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#2398163 - 11/03/17 08:21 PM Re: Is every Jeep in PHX salvage title? [Re: Cheeto]
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Registered: 09/07/11
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Loc: colorado
in arizona the 4x4 utilities are often stolen and generally cross the border the same day---my brother worked pima co s/o for about 30 years----one day a deputy had 25 new samurais running south across the desert----he was calling for help----and the help was slow coming---as a last resort he put on his lights and siren to see what would happen----they all stopped believing they were arrested ------it was a sunday and the dealership didnt even know they were gone----brothers family locks down all of their vehicles with the club.....

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