They detailed the situation and advised I replace the engine ASAP. Obviously, I didn't have the five thousand dollars they quoted me on hand, so I had a friend take me to CarMax to see what they would offer for a trade-in vs the loan already on the Jeep.
Trading it in as is would drop it's value down several thousand dollars and getting a new car would bump my monthly payment up to more than I can possibly afford every month.
So, the only option available is to replace the engine. The Jeep is my only means of transportation to work, the doctor and client appointments and using Lyft to get into the city is getting prohibitively expensive.
This is beyond humiliating but I really have no other option at this point so, here we are.
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