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Old 03-03-2012, 12:10 PM   #1
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Question Won't start... need help = (

So I finished swapping engines in my 04' 2.4L Wrangler, but it won't start. Every time I go to start it, it just makes a cranking noise. All the electronic work, the radio and lights.

First I had the starter and battery tested and the checked out ok. So I went to a Jeep dealer and they said it sounds like one of the grounds. So i checked them and they seem right. But they must not be...

So in the first picture, I'm not to sure were the second lead goes. I had it on the engine block, but I'm not positive it goes there.

Second picture, I have the main ground on the engine block. Right or wrong?

Third Picture I'm pretty sure that plug goes to the AC... but since I don't it just hangs out with the others. Does it go to AC?

Do you guys have any idea what could be wrong?

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Old 03-03-2012, 07:22 PM   #2
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Are you getting fuel or spark? Must be missing one or both. Find out which is missing and we may be able to help easier .

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Old 03-03-2012, 09:05 PM   #3
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I get neither. No fuel or spark gets into the cylinders.
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