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My jeep drives like a Truck. It does not track the road like my Lexus IS250. More like my Tundra. But I’d never say it wanders excessively. Definitely no death wobble. I drove it for about 7 hours today. Highway and trails. Its fun to drive.
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8400 miles on my Sahara. 4/18 build. Nothing serious other than the TSB for steering (flash of module). Otherwise, it drives great.
 
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So mine will go side to side slightly on the highway, but nothing id take it in for service for. I figured it was just a product of purposely imprecise steering (for offroad), and large sidewall tires.

More troubling is that at certain speeds on the highway i get momentary "axle hop" feeling, as if the tire is bouncing up and down very fast but it goes away within a half second. I figure this may just be a characteristic of Live axle... my Mustang will do this but only under heavy acceleration in the rear (since fixed with control arm upgrade).

Hard to tell whats normal as this is my first Jeep. None of this really bothers me much.. so unsure if i should go through the pain in the arse of taking in to the dealer to look at or not.
Anyone have an opinion?
 

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Tight and smooth. 2018 jlur only driven by an old woman to church on Sundays.
I stopped reading after the first three words.;)
 
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2018 JLU Rubicon, all stock. 6/18 build. 2600 miles. At first it seemed to wander a little bit. Not sure if things have tightened up on their own as things have settled in, or slightly lower tire pressure (33 now vs 38 at receipt), but everything seems really solid and true. No wander whatsoever now.
 

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2018 850 miles got the Death Wobble, parts back ordered go figure!!!....
 

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Sport S. All good. 17K miles.

10K of those miles are with 2” lift and 315/70s.
 
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