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Old 03-22-2012, 04:59 AM   #1
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Engine block heater....

Anyone that ordered one from the factory, could you point me in the direction where the plug would be located under the hood? Yes, yes, I know I live in Nevada and I'll never need it here haha, but before anyone says anything there's a good chance I'll end up in Alaska in the coming years. Planning for the future I suppose. Can anyone help me out? Just want to make sure it was installed from the factory, and have no idea where to look.

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Old 03-22-2012, 05:11 AM   #2
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I found this via a google search for: 2012 wrangler engine block heater plug location:

It is located on the drivers side behind the washer fluid reservoir.
The cord is coiled up nicely and zip tied there.

also found this:

The engine block heater cord is found under the hood bundled in front of the battery tray.

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Old 03-22-2012, 05:32 AM   #3
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Thanks! I'll have another look in the morning!
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Old 03-22-2012, 07:15 AM   #4
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My 08 has it by the battery, the 12's have on the drivers side by the washer fluid reservoir.
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Old 03-22-2012, 08:35 AM   #5
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On my 2012 I had a hard time finding the cable also, but it was bundled up next to the brake system valving on the drivers side. I ran it forward and around the radiator to access it from the front via slot in the grill. works great!
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