1978 Jeep Cherokee Chief, One Of A kind, Collectors Item, One Owner

Price: US $35,000.00 Item location: Bonita, California, United States
  • Condition: Used
  • Make: Jeep
  • Model: Cherokee
  • SubModel: CHIEF
  • Type: SUV
  • Trim: Chief WideTrack
  • Year: 1978
  • Mileage: 94000
  • VIN: J8A17NN115429
  • Color: White
  • Engine size: 5.9L V8
  • Number of cylinders: 8
  • Power options: Air Conditioning
  • Fuel: Gasoline
  • Transmission: Automatic
  • Drive type: 4WD
  • Interior color: Black
  • Drive side: Left-hand drive
  • Options: 4-Wheel Drive, Cassette Player, Leather Seats
  • Vehicle Title: Clean
  • Want to buy? Contact seller!

1978 Jeep Cherokee Chief WideTrack


With a production run spanning nearly 30 years from 1963 to 1991, the first-generation SJ Jeep was one of the longest-running vehicles in U.S. automotive history. When the Cherokee Chief, Wagoneer was introduced, about the only four-wheel-drive vehicles you could buy were utilitarian with decidedly military roots. This all-new offering from Jeep was designed from the ground up to be comfortable and luxurious -- and was the forefather to the modern luxury SUV. This it was the most car-like 4x4 available and proved quite popular.
This example, an exceptionally preserved 1978 Jeep Cherokee Chief, is loaded to the hilt with factory options, including leather upholstery seats, power Tailgate window, air conditioning, extra-thick carpet, power brakes, power steering, automatic transmission, cruise control, alloy wheels and a Factory Roof Rack, Tow package.
Mechanically this vehicle is in excellent condition, This vehicle comes equipped with a powerful 5.9 Liter Motor, Engine has been recently serviced with all new fluids, spark plugs and wires, Distributor cap and rotor, Transmission Flush with replacing the filter, Flushed all gear oils, Air conditioning service, Coolant flush, New Fuel pump, new brakes, Vehicle runs and drives like a dream! shocks are new, fully serviced, new battery.
This vehicle has been meticulously maintained and loved. Best of all, this Jeep has been fully inspected and its absolutely rust free. truck is as sound as they get, With absolutely no rust!
The white paint is glossy like the first day and shows beautifully, The interior trim is is absolutely flawless and in very good condition. Clearly this truck has lived its life in a garage. Panels are straight, chrome, trim and upgraded bumpers all are in good shape. The underside looks incredible. Rust free California vehicle. The original alloy wheels are in like-new condition and is wearing new tires. It's hard to believe this truck's is 42 years old. The upholstery, carpet and door panels are stitched and gorgeous. The dash and horn pad is in good condition. This Chief still has its original power train -- in perfect condition, of course. Under the hood is an AMC 360 cubic inch 5.9 L V8 mated to a smooth-shifting automatic transmission. And since it's a Jeep, it has the Selec-Trac four-wheel-drive system, which allows the driver to select either high or low range with the flip of a switch on the dash. Vehicle is very powerful & very quiet. And in keeping with its luxury appointments, this 4x4 has self-locking front hubs. With only 94k original miles, this Jeep is barely broken in. it's one of the best-preserved classic Chiefs around. It is being sold on a clean & clear California title. This is a great SUV that will make the perfect toy for a collector or to take to the mountains, to the beach or just out for a cruise. These vehicles are now classics that are getting increasingly hard to find! Get out and drive!!

Please feel free to contact me via phone 858-733-1030 or email me with any questions you have. I have a lot more pictures of the interior, exterior of the car + additional vehicle information.