What does the JK stand for on a Jeep Wrangler?

So, you’re probably wondering what does JK mean for Jeep? Unlike the Jeep CJ model, the precursor to the Wrangler, where “CJ” stood for Civilian Jeep, “JK” doesn’t stand for anything specific and is just engineering code to distinguish the different Wrangler generations.

What is the difference between a JK Sport and Sport S?

Sport S. Includes Sport features, plus: Heated steering wheel optional. Leather-wrapped steering wheel.

Is a 2008 Jeep Wrangler a JK?

The Jeep Wrangler JK carried on into the 2008 model year with editions that just about exactly matched the previous year, with the exception of a few slight interior refinements. All vehicles continued to be offered in 2- and 4-door models, with the 4-door Unlimited growing in popularity.

How many miles will a 2008 Jeep Wrangler last?

The Jeep Wrangler boasts extreme longevity A Wrangler can typically reach 280,000 miles before significant problems begin to surface. But well-maintained models exceed 20 years and over 400,000 miles. The Wrangler is built for the outdoors and designed to tackle tough terrain, contributing to its longevity.

Is a Wrangler sport a JK?

In production from 2007-2018, the Jeep Wrangler JK has been the leading off-road vehicle for over a decade. There are three main types of Jeep Wranglers: the Sport, Sahara, and Rubicon. In addition to these models, there are also special editions available that vary from year to year.

How do I know if I have a Sport or sport s?

Well-Known Member Mechanically, the Sport and Sport S are identical. The differences come when you start looking at amenities. Base model Sports have manual locks & windows and the base 5” radio etc. while Sport S upgrades to power windows and locks with a button key fob.

Do I have Sport or Sport S?

Sport S’s come standard with A/C, power windows and power locks. Crank windows and and manual locks would be a quick giveaway. Yup, definitely the easiest way to tell. As a side note, if it’s a 4-door, even the base Sport has A/C, but will have manual windows and locks.

How do I know if my Jeep is JK or JL?

The tail lights on the JL Wrangler have a very distinct, non-rectangular shape with a reverse light in the middle. JK’s have a square tail light with a reverse light at the bottom. JL Wranglers place the license plate on the bumper while JK’s have the license plate directly under the tail light on the rear gate.