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I have had my jeep wrangler a few months and I got a 2dr but my brother thought I should have bought a 4dr. His argument was that we can fit more people, comfortably, it has more back storage room, and it just looks better. My argument was that my 2dr makes tighter turns, can fit the same number of people, and I usually don't have 3 or 4 people in it. Although I did have 5 people on a long drive, 4 hours, and it was very uncomfortable.

Now, he decided to get a jeep wrangler, not sure x or sahara, and he's thinking about whether to get a 2 or 4 door. WTF!! After everything he said about the 4dr when I was getting one, now he says he might want a 2dr. He's dropped me off at the airport and had my jeep twice for a week each time so he says that he really likes it.

Truth is that he is going with the 4dr because he doesn't like fact that its a tight squeeze in and out of the back seat. I've been in my back seat and its horrible being there and just getting in and out. He also says he likes the storage space behind the back seat because its bigger than the 2dr. My question is it really that much more space? I've read the specs but haven't actually seen it in person. I do fine with the limited area back there but he says he wants to be able to fit a cooler back there for the beach when he goes. My other question is would a big cooler fit back there?
 

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any coole bigger than the single handle lunch style cooler wont fit in a 2 door, if you want ill put a cooler in mine and you can see theres no space unless you take out the back seat
 

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I know there is no room in a 2dr. I can only fit a tiny cooler in mine unless i pull the back seat up. Beermonkey, did you mean that there is no room in a 2dr or a 4dr?
 

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Those Hummers have a whole lot of space.... I guess that is why there is a market for Jeep Wrangler Sedans. :thefinger:
 

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and it was very uncomfortable.

I have had my jeep wrangler a few months and I got a 2dr but my brother thought I should have bought a 4dr. His argument was that we can fit more people, comfortably, it has more back storage room, and it just looks better. My argument was that my 2dr makes tighter turns, can fit the same number of people, and I usually don't have 3 or 4 people in it. Although I did have 5 people on a long drive, 4 hours, and it was very uncomfortable.

Now, he decided to get a jeep wrangler, not sure x or sahara, and he's thinking about whether to get a 2 or 4 door. WTF!! After everything he said about the 4dr when I was getting one, now he says he might want a 2dr. He's dropped me off at the airport and had my jeep twice for a week each time so he says that he really likes it.

Truth is that he is going with the 4dr because he doesn't like fact that its a tight squeeze in and out of the back seat. I've been in my back seat and its horrible being there and just getting in and out. He also says he likes the storage space behind the back seat because its bigger than the 2dr. My question is it really that much more space? I've read the specs but haven't actually seen it in person. I do fine with the limited area back there but he says he wants to be able to fit a cooler back there for the beach when he goes. My other question is would a big cooler fit back there?
The back seat in the 4 door sucks too! Any time you hit a bump off road the seat belts go into ratchet mode and lock the passenger in tightly. You have to disconnect the seat belt, pull it all the way out and back in to get it back out of child seat ratcheting mode and back to normal mode. This has to be repeated many times when off road. :(
 

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I've occasionally wished that I had gotten a 4dr. I haul a fair amount of gear everyday, and it can be a hassle getting it from the backseat of a 2dr. Overall, I'm glad I chose a "coupe"
 

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Its not for me. My brother is looking at jeeps. I wrote that in my initial post. He talked all this trash about me not getting a 4dr and then fell in love with my 2dr. Now he is debating which one to get based on room.
 

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4 door!! i camp in mine! with a girl too!

4 doors are the best man!

they look good too.

ive also road tripped with a buddy of mine and we had all the back seats down and we went driving all over cali, and held all of our stuff for 2 weeks, backpacks, firewood, tents, sleeping shit, and cold weather gear plus snowboards
 

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I had a 2 door and switched to a 4 door 2 months ago. A lot more space and the kids just climb in their own door. Wife does not have to stand in the rain waiting for them to climb in.

Still does everything my 2 door did but now we can all go skiing without a problem.
 

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I can imagine the 4dr is user friendly. Everytime I go somewhere and we're trying to figure out who's riding with who to go over to some bar or club, no one ever wants to ride with me. For me that's a good thing
 

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I still miss my 05 TJ. Traded it in on a 09 4 door to help fit the family. Kids were getting to big for the back and the lack of space was always an issue. I do like the 4 door and for my situation right now it is what works. If I did not have the kids I would have kept the 2 door. It was just alot more fun to drive. Sometimes I feel like I am dragging that rear end around in the 4 door. No more U turns on one lane roads, hell even a 2 lane road, now 3-4 point turns. But I was able to play the card of losing my 2 door Jeep with the wife so I did get a Rubi this time. All comes down to what works now.
 

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The lack of storage space can be a big hassle sometimes, but my 2dr is my daily driver in the city and I'd really miss the ability to park in compact car spaces and pulling off tight u-turns. But the 4dr does look kick ass once you throw 37's on it :D
 

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I have had my jeep wrangler a few months and I got a 2dr but my brother thought I should have bought a 4dr. His argument was that we can fit more people, comfortably, it has more back storage room, and it just looks better. My argument was that my 2dr makes tighter turns, can fit the same number of people, and I usually don't have 3 or 4 people in it. Although I did have 5 people on a long drive, 4 hours, and it was very uncomfortable.

Now, he decided to get a jeep wrangler, not sure x or sahara, and he's thinking about whether to get a 2 or 4 door. WTF!! After everything he said about the 4dr when I was getting one, now he says he might want a 2dr. He's dropped me off at the airport and had my jeep twice for a week each time so he says that he really likes it.

Truth is that he is going with the 4dr because he doesn't like fact that its a tight squeeze in and out of the back seat. I've been in my back seat and its horrible being there and just getting in and out. He also says he likes the storage space behind the back seat because its bigger than the 2dr. My question is it really that much more space? I've read the specs but haven't actually seen it in person. I do fine with the limited area back there but he says he wants to be able to fit a cooler back there for the beach when he goes. My other question is would a big cooler fit back there?
4 door has more space, but then everyone always votes you as the designated driver. If I could do it over I would get a 2 door and not look back
 

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The way I see it...if you have kids and NEED the extra space for trips and whatnot...get the 4 door. No kids? Get the 2 door. The back seat folds forward and then you have plenty of space. My grandparents get in the back of my Jeep with no problems. I scoot my drivers seat forward and I still have plenty of room with my long legs. As for the 4 door looking cooler...I disagree. I like the old 2 door style look. Shorter wheelbase is good for some situations and bad for others. With that said the 4 door will go some places the 2 door cant and vice versa...but thats few and far between both ways.

After saying all that...I took my uncle and two nephews camping last year in my 2 door. I had plenty of room for a small cooler that kept drinks like Milk and soda as well as plenty of room for food, a tent, 4 sleeping backs, 2 shotguns with ammo, and 4 backpacks of clothes. It was a 4 day trip. Just gotta be creative.
 
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