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Kevin
Current Ride 1997 Jeep Wrangler
Garage: 2 Rides
New Jersey, United States

I picked up a Jeep Patriot in 2012 to take over daily driving duties from the TJ - overall pretty happy with the little Jeep, only a few mods - ProClip iPhone mount and Thule roof rack for the bike - much more to come!

2012 Jeep Patriot Sport
4X4 FD1
2.4L 4L
5 speed manual

last time edited on Jan 20, 2014 at 2:00pm

t was some kind of personal record that I owned the Jeep for over a year and hadn't cut, or drilled, into anything yet.  I knew that I wanted a hitch for the Patriot, and the Hidden Hitch was the best option I found.  IT has a two inch receiver that will work with the accessories I already own, and it doesn't hang down super low. All of the needed parts were included, and the instructions were actually helpful.  The rear facia needed to be trimmed for the hitch tube to pass throu...

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I moved shortly after picking up the Patriot - and am happy to report that with the rear seat folded down, I could fit quite a bit of stuff in the back.  One area that I'm thinking about upgrading is the Jeep's suspension.  Even though I wasn't close to maxing out the payload, you could feel that there was cargo in the Jeep.