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02-06-2011 12:26 PM
89JEEPYJ i went to PEPboys and grabbed a pair.
02-06-2011 12:25 PM
Pyro8541 Which ones did you go with
02-06-2011 12:19 PM
89JEEPYJ lol ya they do, they have less problems then the stock ones do, with the grounding problems and stuff like that
02-06-2011 12:11 PM
Pyro8541 I've been toying with the LED light thing. I think i'm going to get the ed bulb replacments from super bright led. I have an auxillary light alright back there so i don't really need brighter but brighter is better and they look cool.
02-06-2011 12:05 PM
89JEEPYJ oo any chance they had it in stock. I dont like waiting for things ya i got the LED lights so i should be good on that
02-06-2011 12:03 PM
Pyro8541 I got my switch at Napa for $13. Just make sure they don't try to sell you a neutral safety switch relay. They got the wrong thing at the local oreilly so i just ended up going to napa. Now I just have to replace the passenger bulb b/c someone put a dual fillanment bulb in it, always something. Good luck
02-06-2011 11:39 AM
89JEEPYJ i dont know why i would want to start in any gear. i heard thats kinda bad for the truck. Its a dealer only part so when i get time ill run to the dealer and order one
02-05-2011 09:12 PM
Pyro8541 Ok, so i just changed mine. It was the switch. Disconnected the bad switch and tried to crank it and nothing happened. Put the new switch in and they worked. Lost about 3/4 pint of trans fluid. Be ready for that, it comes out quick. I'm not sure if it matters i put a small piece of thread tape on the switch before putting it in. I also had to use an adjustable wrench to get it off. Its a pain in the a$$ but hey now my lights work. Hope this helps.
02-03-2011 09:25 PM
89JEEPYJ well in the past i had a bad ground that i found today so the truck starts with the key again. i find it wierd that the truck still starts with a bad switch
02-03-2011 09:19 PM
kboles89 If you left the wire on your back up lights would stay on all the time. As for the safety switch part you can jump that one straight to ground... then you could start it in any gear.
02-03-2011 05:51 PM
89JEEPYJ ya i want to advanced auto parts and they didnt have them. Im going to try pep boys and a few other places. I bypassed the neutral safety switch with a wire and the referse lights immediatly turned on. I would leave the wire but im not sure how to bypass the neutral safety without using another switch
02-03-2011 05:30 PM
kboles89
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Originally Posted by Pyro8541
What about the neutral safety switch relay, I was asked about it when i went to get the switch?
As for a relay, there isn't one... the power is supplied from the turn signal fuse runs through the switch then to the reverse lights. No relay is shown in any of the wiring schematics for any A904/A909. The manufacturer part number for an 89 wrangler neutral safety switch is 3747361. Give any parts store this number and they can cross reference it to their part.
02-03-2011 05:22 PM
kboles89
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Originally Posted by 89JEEPYJ
i just checked it out and ya i have one of those. only difference is my switch faces the back left of the truck i believe that the switch is ok i probably just cut a one of those wires while i was removing the wires under the battery. I removed 90% of the wires from the truck as well as the ECM and the computer and all those things. so tommorow when its light out i will c what i can do, i might just say screw it and put it on a toggle switch and then put 2 6 inch KC lights on the roof rack
Your switch does face toward the back left. Its almost like a 45. It is about 4 inches or so behind your manual lever ( the rod that is connected to your shifter cable that goes into the trans.)
02-03-2011 01:10 PM
89JEEPYJ hmm i didnt know where the switch was i deff dont know where the relay is
02-03-2011 12:15 PM
Pyro8541 What about the neutral safety switch relay, I was asked about it when i went to get the switch?
02-01-2011 05:59 PM
89JEEPYJ i just checked it out and ya i have one of those. only difference is my switch faces the back left of the truck i believe that the switch is ok i probably just cut a one of those wires while i was removing the wires under the battery. I removed 90% of the wires from the truck as well as the ECM and the computer and all those things. so tommorow when its light out i will c what i can do, i might just say screw it and put it on a toggle switch and then put 2 6 inch KC lights on the roof rack
02-01-2011 05:46 PM
89JEEPYJ ya here in new york and east coast in general its crap outside, ill look at it tommorow, or when i can get into my friends shop where its nice and dry
02-01-2011 05:08 PM
kboles89
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Originally Posted by Pyro8541
Looking at it, it basically a drain plug then.
It wont drain much. But basically it does kinda look like a drain plug with 3 prongs sticking out. Let me know what you find.
02-01-2011 04:40 PM
Pyro8541 Looking at it, it basically a drain plug then.
02-01-2011 02:59 PM
kboles89 According to the wiring schematic it gets the power from the turn/bu fuse.
02-01-2011 02:24 PM
89JEEPYJ ok ill have to give that a try, lets say that doesnt have power, where would i go to next?
02-01-2011 02:23 PM
89JEEPYJ ok so i gotta remember not to do it on my parents new driveway, already good a lot of gas on it from changing the tank and then when plowing a huge hole formed(whoops)
02-01-2011 02:23 PM
kboles89 You can get a multimeter and check for continuity between terminal 1 and 3 when button is released. No continuity when the button is pressed. 1 and 3 is you circuit for the reverse lights. Terminal 2 should have continuity with the metal prong on the tip. Also pull the connector and check for power on 2 of the three wires. The one with power should be checked for resistance.
02-01-2011 02:17 PM
kboles89
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Originally Posted by Pyro8541
Are you going to loose any trans fluid changing that?
Yes you will.
02-01-2011 01:21 PM
89JEEPYJ im not gonna look at it right this second but how would i know if it is bad or not, does the wires that come from that run up by the passenger side with a 4 prong plug??
02-01-2011 11:36 AM
Pyro8541 Are you going to loose any trans fluid changing that?
01-31-2011 03:36 PM
kboles89 That switch looks just like this. If you look right above the transmission pan near the driverside rear it will have three wires going into a black rubber cover. It should be just a little higher than your driveshaft. Let me know if this helps.
01-31-2011 02:28 PM
89JEEPYJ i have the stock 3 speed auto
01-31-2011 02:02 PM
kboles89 Do you have a 3 speed or a 4 speed? I can send pics depending on which one you have.
01-31-2011 01:13 PM
89JEEPYJ where on the drivers side, i dont recall any 3 prong things on motor or trans on driverside and ive been under the truck many!!! times
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