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Old 01-08-2014, 11:42 AM   #31
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Anyone available today to come out and assist me in troubleshooting this? It's hard to troubleshoot by yourself.. My son is in the hospital and I really need my jeep up and running.

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Anyone available today to come out and assist me in troubleshooting this? It's hard to troubleshoot by yourself.. My son is in the hospital and I really need my jeep up and running. Thanks yall.. Chris
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I'm in Colorado Springs, I'm willing to drive up and give you a hand if needed. Call me at
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Old 01-08-2014, 12:51 PM   #33
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Which fuses did you check? Make sure that the bottom row far right fuse is okay in the fuse panel behind the glove box.
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Old 01-08-2014, 01:27 PM   #34
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I've completely elimintated the possiblity its the battery.. UGH..
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Can you connect the solenoid terminals and atleast get the engine to turn?
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I'm not seeing anything wrong with the ignition switch actuator pin assembly.. Looks normal.. No broken plastic and such.. UGH.. John, I would hate to have you drive all the way up from the springs.. It's hard to troubleshoot alone..
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I can be reached if anyone can help at (303)968-4228... If someone is avail that would be great..
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XXX yes.. I was able to get the starter to turn the motor..
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So you got it running Chris?
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No.. It's still not starting.. I'm going to pull it to the shop by work and let them work on it.. I just don't have the time to invest in it.. UGH..
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I had the same issue last time I went down to the Springs for a run. Found out it was a sensor issue. Probably due to the water I went through
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No.. It's still not starting.. I'm going to pull it to the shop by work and let them work on it.. I just don't have the time to invest in it.. UGH..
So did you get it out of the shop yet? If so what was the issue.

Please post up what it was so if anybody has an issue in the future we will be able to give some advice or other things to try and help that person.
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So I don't know a lot about Jeep problems yet (not in any hurry) but I have heard with standard transmissions, you can put it in 4Lo and it will bypass the clutch safety switch to allow you to get it started. Not sure if that would work with an auto as I am assuming that is what you have. Just something to try. Hope you get it figured out.
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No.. they haven't even looked at it.. :-(
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i know you said its at the shop but i had literally this exact problem and called AAA about a year ago the starter had a dead spot and wouldnt even start to crank, for a couple of months i just had to crawl under my jeep and beat on the solenoid with something (usually a rock lol) i finally just bought a new solenoid it was easy to change
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Ignition tumbler, Ignition Pin assembly both bad.. Plus plug for the Ignition switch was burnt.. UGH.. GREAT WORK!! $200 to fix.. Fantastic guys.. if you ever need a shop!! HIGHLY recommend..
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Glad you got it taken care of Chris!
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glad you got it taken care of chris!
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I just now saw your post and sorry for my late reply. Glad you got things figured out. I'm not great with electrical issues, but I work a few minutes away in Longmont and would've been more than happy to help you out or give you a ride. I'll PM you my cell phone in case you ever have issues again and need a hand.
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Ignition tumbler, Ignition Pin assembly both bad.. Plus plug for the Ignition switch was burnt.. UGH.. GREAT WORK!! $200 to fix.. Fantastic guys.. if you ever need a shop!! HIGHLY recommend..
What's the shop name and where is it?
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