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Old July 17th, 2008, 09:56 AM   #1
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Does anyone one here have a Dodge Nitro? I am looking to get one and was wondering your likes and dislikes about them. Also what kind of MPG's are you getting? Let me know.


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Old July 17th, 2008, 09:59 AM   #2
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liberty without low range....
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Old July 17th, 2008, 10:11 AM   #3
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liberty without low range....
Do you have one??? No??? Well I will wait on the people who actually have one to respond. Thanks for your useless input.
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Old July 17th, 2008, 10:20 AM   #4
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Do you have one??? No??? Well I will wait on the people who actually have one to respond. Thanks for your useless input.


I've driven a few. They ride decent, handle ok and stuff. For MPG you can see anywhere from 15 to 20 depending on how you drive.
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Old July 17th, 2008, 11:29 AM   #5
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A gentleman that camped next us a few weeks back had one. He had the R/T and he was pulling a 35' Travel Trailer with slides. Now that was impressive. I'd never attemp it but hey, he said it only almost pushed him off the freeway one time in 60-70 mph winds. His priced in around 32,000.00 I was impressed with the vehicle as it was. I kind of want one now. I think he told me he was getting low to mid 20's mpg with his. I might still purchase one in the near future.
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Old July 17th, 2008, 11:34 AM   #6
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PM me for an employee discount. An EC number.
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Old July 17th, 2008, 11:43 AM   #7
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A person in my carpool had one (had to trade it in for a minivan though with twins on the way). She really liked it and hated to give it up, but not enough room for 3 car seats.
Mileage was upper teens low twenties, good ride, she bought it new and had it probably 2 years and only had a couple minor problems with it.
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Old July 17th, 2008, 03:20 PM   #8
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Rides like shit, typical chrysler hard seats blah blah blah, you gotta drive one and decide for yourself.
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Old July 17th, 2008, 03:36 PM   #9
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Rides like shit, typical chrysler hard seats blah blah blah, you gotta drive one and decide for yourself.
My car has awesome seats and doesn't ride like shit........and it's a Chrysler...figure that!
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Old July 17th, 2008, 03:50 PM   #10
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My car has awesome seats and doesn't ride like shit........and it's a Chrysler...figure that!
umm.... have you sat in the not SRT seats??


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Old July 17th, 2008, 03:53 PM   #11
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umm.... have you sat in the not SRT seats??


My car has SRT seats, they're comfortable as hell.
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Old July 17th, 2008, 04:08 PM   #12
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Old July 17th, 2008, 04:21 PM   #13
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You have an SRT which comes with comfortable seats. Regular ole Nitro = hard seats
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Old July 17th, 2008, 04:24 PM   #14
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Ahhh... the greasemonkey.jpg, I knew that would come in handy someday.
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Old July 17th, 2008, 04:39 PM   #15
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PM me for an employee discount. An EC number.

How is that possible since the "EC" (Employee Choice) program was discontinued for 2008?


The "Employee Purchase" and the "Friends" program are still active though.


I drove a Nitro SRT on our track, and enjoyed the experience for what it is worth.
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Old July 17th, 2008, 08:34 PM   #17
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How is that possible since the "EC" (Employee Choice) program was discontinued for 2008?


The "Employee Purchase" and the "Friends" program are still active though.


I drove a Nitro SRT on our track, and enjoyed the experience for what it is worth.
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Old July 17th, 2008, 08:39 PM   #18
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Hag is a very well rounded person. He is actually quite intelligent. Looks funny, but intelligent. Would you rather he mislead you?
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Old July 17th, 2008, 08:49 PM   #19
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I have a liberty, KJ not a KK, but yeah, i'd avoid a nitro.

you'll get better/same mileage as a full size pickup, and have alot more car.

I hope you aren't talking new, because car lots are littered with cheap SUV's of all sizes. 07 liberties are less than 13K on some lots.

then i assume there are other smallish SUV's out there in the same situation
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I have a liberty, KJ not a KK, but yeah, i'd avoid a nitro.

you'll get better/same mileage as a full size pickup, and have alot more car.

I hope you aren't talking new, because car lots are littered with cheap SUV's of all sizes. 07 liberties are less than 13K on some lots.

then i assume there are other smallish SUV's out there in the same situation
What scottie is trying to say is the Nitro is not weird enough for him.
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