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ticketmuffin 06-22-2011 09:56 AM

Check Guages Light
Hi everyone!
Okay I am a new Jeep owner and new to the forum. I need some input of an issue I am having with my 2004 Jeep Wrangler with 34K miles on it. I only take it out on the weekend or use while my other vehicle is getting serviced. Well, the other day while driving the radio made a loud pop turned off then came back on and the check guages light came on. It did not see like I lost any power and all the guages seemed to be within "normal" range and within a few minutes the check guages light went off. Can anyone make any suggestions on what I should check first?

jk'n 06-22-2011 10:33 AM

If you have a 2004 you should have posted this in the TJ forum to get a better response. I'll see if I can get them to move it over there.

jk'n 06-22-2011 10:42 AM

There you go, darn they are quick!

jk'n 06-22-2011 10:46 AM

BTW, welcome to Wrangler Forum. :wavey:

This is a great place to learn about your jeep. :punk:

Very friendly and the moderators help to keep it that way. :thumb:

Lots of helpful people and a fun place to hang out.

Don't forget to wave to other jeepers. :wavey:

It's a tradition.

Good luck with your electrical glitch. Hope it is nothing. If it persists, I would start with checking for loose wiring, possibly a ground.

kjeeper10 06-22-2011 11:14 AM

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Seems electrical (obviously) did you loose total power? I know when you start the jeep the CEL comes on and then turns off. Check the battery connection for corrosion and make sure it's tight.

ticketmuffin 06-22-2011 11:45 AM

The only thing that lost power was the radio, everything else seemed to be fine. The radio came back on and CEL went off. I am going to have someone check the connections later. This is the second time that happened within the week.

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