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Old 08-14-2018, 07:18 AM
 
Location: Billings, MT
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How is that similar at all? The YJ Wrangler (CJ-7 successor) was fully designed by AMC and scheduled to debut in 1987 long before the buyout. It was AMC's decision to kill the CJ designation.

Actually, when the military quit buying Jeeps, there was no longer any need for the CJ designation. They were ALL "Civilian Jeeps".
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Old 08-14-2018, 07:47 AM
 
Location: Keosauqua, Iowa
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Actually, when the military quit buying Jeeps, there was no longer any need for the CJ designation. They were ALL "Civilian Jeeps".
Very true. And I'm not sure that the CJ-7 was even based on a military jeep.
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