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Old 06-14-2012, 05:47 PM   #1
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Unknown electrical problem

Got in my 2000 jeep wrangler after work. It's started fine but but I had no radio headlights, turn signal or anything what could be the cause of this.… so I just shut it off and started It back up and everything worked fine so again what could cause this to happen? Any ideas are greatly appreciated.

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Old 06-14-2012, 07:28 PM   #2
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Kinda sounds like your ignition switch is heading south.

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Old 06-14-2012, 07:42 PM   #3
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I had the same problem a few months ago, and yes it is about the ignition switch, all those key chains dangling on your key while driving can seriously do some damage to your ignition switch. I still have the problem but very rarely. When this happens to me and the car is already running, I slightly wiggle the key (not enough to cause it go out) but just enough and WA-LAH radio works and turn signals work as well. Try it out, I'm really curious to see if it works for you
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Old 06-14-2012, 09:24 PM   #4
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everything seems to work now and even when i wiggle the key nothing flickers or anything so I dont know what that was.
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