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Old 02-21-2013, 07:03 PM   #1
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Help! Floor lights and radio stopped working!

So I'm hooking up a subwoofer in my TJ. All was going well until we went to push the head unit back in. The top of the head unit made a small spark, then the radio and floor lights stopped working. I have no idea what the hell happened. I checked all of the fuses behind the glovebox and they were all good. I'm officially stumped. Please save me from this silent torture.

(no power to radio, no power to lights, checked the fuses)

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Old 02-21-2013, 07:09 PM   #2
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So I'm hooking up a subwoofer in my TJ. All was going well until we went to push the head unit back in. The top of the head unit made a small spark, then the radio and floor lights stopped working. I have no idea what the hell happened. I checked all of the fuses behind the glovebox and they were all good. I'm officially stumped. Please save me from this silent torture.

(no power to radio, no power to lights, checked the fuses)
I have the same problem

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Old 02-21-2013, 07:11 PM   #3
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There are some fuses under the hood as well.
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:13 PM   #4
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Do you know what fuse to check? I'm fighting an ice/snow storm outside and am running in and out to warm up. lol
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:15 PM   #5
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:32 PM   #6
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Bump. Sorry I'm desperate and need it fixed asap
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:36 PM   #7
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Fuse #15 10amp fuse. It should be located in the fuse block behind the glove box. Did you meter it? I would replace it.
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:38 PM   #8
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this assumes someone didn't hot wire it. Are you the original owner? Can you tell if is using the original harness
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:42 PM   #9
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I am not the original and it looks like a new harness on the radio
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Old 02-21-2013, 07:59 PM   #10
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hmm. is the harness connected to stock wires
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Old 02-21-2013, 08:26 PM   #11
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I found it! I pulled all of the fuses under the hood and it was the last one. Sorry about the dumb amateur sounding post. But the wiring of the radio was terrible and I thought it had a lot to do with that. Thanks for the help and motivation to get my ass back out in this blizzard!
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Old 02-22-2013, 01:11 AM   #14
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On the 2000 the fuse is #25 in the PDC in front of the battery.

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