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04-28-2011 07:41 PM
1995yj318 The solenoid should have four terminals 2 big terminals labeled (B) and (A) and 2 small terminals labeled (I) and (S). Battery power goes to terminal (A) main starter wire goes to (B). You should have a small 16 or 18 gauge wire running to terminal (S) this wire should run to a wire that is only hot when the key is in the start position. Check to make sure when you turn the key to start you have power to the (S) terminal. If you do then make then make sure the trans is in neutral then jump terminal (A) and (B) with a screw driver. If it cranks then try changing the solenoid. I hope this helps.
04-27-2011 10:34 PM
yjforlife
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Originally Posted by 1995yj318
Does it have a starter solenoid on the fender like the V8 CJs did
yeah
04-27-2011 08:41 PM
herbie best i could offer and please dont be offended but find someone astute at electical work that could spend some major time on that cause it looks like a mess
04-27-2011 08:13 PM
1995yj318 Does it have a starter solenoid on the fender like the V8 CJs did
04-26-2011 07:04 PM
yjforlife guys??
04-26-2011 05:33 PM
yjforlife we have volts but when we turn the key theres nothing it doesnt try to turn over any ideas?????
04-26-2011 03:05 PM
sevenservices so then the wire you have hooked to the light switch should be re-routed to the ignition. that way when you turn the key to start it tries to start the engine.

Your on the right track, its just going to take some time to pinpoint each and every connection on its own. unfortunately you said its not a stock setup, therefore no one has a diagram to help. At that point, its trial and error.

Try something, LABEL THE WIRE!
Try something else, LABEL THAT WIRE!
And so on until you have something to go off from.
04-26-2011 02:40 PM
yjforlife ok so we are reworing the hole thing an now when we turn the lights on it tryes to start the engine but it wont start ummmm is not the stock set up for the wiring becuase the PO changed thing there also two wires coming outta the distibutor its a inline 6
04-26-2011 02:34 PM
sevenservices what type of problem are you having? No start? Misfires? Firing order? Tell us as much as you can about what you are trying to do and how the jeep is responding.
04-26-2011 02:31 PM
yjforlife some pics
04-26-2011 01:41 PM
yjforlife ill put up pics in a bit
04-26-2011 01:38 PM
Undead-89 Not sure what your problem is, yet.
04-26-2011 01:35 PM
yjforlife
wiring HELP

ik it a cj but can anyone help us

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