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Jeep History - Little Known Facts, ID Charts & Model Year Changes

Various accounts of the history of the Jeep and the many changes that Jeeps have gone through over the years. Also little-known facts about Jeeps, including how to identify Jeeps from different years by their unique features and specs. Information for all model years, plus VIN decoding and yearly changes in the Jeep lineup.
Jeep J8
Jeep J8
2008 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
2008 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
2008 Jeep Wrangler
2008 Jeep Wrangler
Jeep® Heritage
A photo gallery of classic Jeeps
Daisy Dukes Jeep From The Dukes of Hazzard - Caterine Bach and Jessica Simpson's Jeeps
Whether you're referring to Catherine Bach or Jessica Simpson, the truth is, Daisy Duke was cooler than her short-shorts... She also drove a Jeep! In the original "Dukes of Hazzard", Daisy Duke drove a white CJ-7 Jeep. In the full-length feature movie, Daisy Duke drives a white Jeep Wrangler Rubicon. Here are details about both Jeeps used in the Dukes of Hazzard movie.
Jeep Books - For Informational And Leisure Reading about Jeeps
Books about Jeeps for Jeep owners and enthusiasts seeking factual and historical information, as well as leisure reading.
Jeep Codes - What Kind Of Jeep Is That?
Have you ever wondered what the codes that are used to depict different Jeeps really mean? From the CJ to the YJ and everything in between. Here's a list of descriptions and characteristics that differentiate the models.
AMC & Jeep History
Take a look at some of the cool things AMC did for Jeep.
Cherokee History
Follow the Jeep Cherokee from its debut to its present form, discovering the high and low points and everything in between.
Early Jeep History
The history of early jeeps, including early prototypes.
FSJ VIN Decoder
Type in the VIN number and get the details of any full size Jeep (FSJ) including Wagoneers, Cherokees, J-series Pickups, and M-715 military vehicles.
Grand Cherokee History
Follow the Jeep Grand Cherokee from its debut to its present form, discovering the high and low points and everything in between.
Identify Your Jeep
Not sure if you have an XJ or a YJ? Here's a helpful guide, with pictures, that points out the differences between different Jeep models.
Jeep ID Guide & History
An excellent guide for identifying Jeeps from different model years, plus a history of each year's model, useful measurements, and most frequently purchased items.
Jeep Logos
A collection of some classic Jeep and Willys Overland logos.
Jeep VIN Decoder
Decode any JEEP VIN code from 1981 and later.
On The Trail Of Jeep History
Here are the highlights of one couple's weekend pilgrimage through Jeep history.
Universal Jeep Timeline
This timeline shows the sequence and the years of production for "Universal Jeep" 1/4-ton utility models made between 1942 and 1986.
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