I thought I was having a stroke or too many beers, but it was the tail lights coming on and off quickly while I was troubleshooting. The switch acts the same wether or not that ground is attached. Last edited by mrloveland; March 16th, 2010 at 12:12. Also, I could see something out of the corner of my eye just for a millisecond go red. have a peek at these guys
My advice is to do that to avoid this risk and any risk to damaging your new switch ... There has been a rash of "bad" switches like that. __________________ is just like Soylent Green, its the people that make it so good!! "The Red Queen" 90 2-Dr Sport-I6 4.0 It could be just the harness connector on the body to the rear harness. After easy searching here, printed diagrams that are now in the Jeep. Read More Here
joe_peters View Public Profile Find all posts by joe_peters #6 March 15th, 2010, 14:24 mrloveland NAXJA Forum User Join Date: May 2008 Location: Colorado Posts: 12 Re: dash Brake lights work unless I turn the park lights on, then no brake lights. After reading this, I noticed that the one of the switches I had fit Blair's description well, all 3 dimples were the same size, compared to the OEM switch.
Jeep Wrangler - Duration: 11:12. that's frustrating. __________________ "Not all who wander are lost.." 2000 TJ Sport 4.0 2005 WK (Grand Cherokee) Limited 5.7 HEMI (OIF '05-'06 Mahmudiyah, Scania) « need help. Up next Jeep Wrangler turn signal flasher repair - Duration: 8:42. consult your owners manual.
I had another thought too... Jeep Wrangler Brake Light Switch Installation Very touchy and probably not going to be a good solution for my son who drives this back and forth to college. Any input would be greatly appreciated. Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable.
But man, do I feel like a complete idiot.... Now the headlights, dome light and buzzer work but no "running" lights. Jeep Grand Cherokee WJ - Duration: 8:08. Back to top Back to MJ Tech Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: Brakes, electrical Comanches → MJ Tech → Brake upgrade for 8.8 Swap Started by jeepjack54
MD Posted 03 January 2013 - 01:16 PM I had the same issues. http://repairpal.com/how-can-i-change-the-brake-light-switch-in-my-1992-jeep-wrangler-371 otherstuffbybob 97,042 views 2:36 1991 Jeep Steering column - Duration: 6:36. Jeep Yj Brake Light Switch Based on these posts - guess I'll look at NAPA or Stealership. From there, the wire gets lost in a huge bundle of wires under the dash, that I can't follow.
blair.ensinger View Public Profile Find all posts by blair.ensinger #3 March 14th, 2010, 19:09 joe_peters NAXJA Member Join Date: Apr 2008 Location: Grants Pass, OryGun Posts: 13,750 Re: http://dragonplayer.net/brake-light/brake-lights-not-working-when-lights-are-on.php GetJeeping 75,572 views 5:00 PROJECT YJ cutting out the rusty floor - Duration: 11:30. ResurreXJion OEM Tech Discussion 3 January 18th, 2010 22:36 over head lights, and parking lights wont turn off...wtf? You going to have to get your test light out and trace wiring-power into fuse, power past fuse-power to switch, from switch, etc.
all other lights work, hazzard, turn signals, night, just no brake lights. Thanks everyone for your input. Rating is available when the video has been rented.
So, if you have turn signals back there the wiring all the way to the lights should be OK. Mark helpful Your Answer Add photo Photo (optional) Related Questions which fuse goes to the tail lights? 2 answers Tail lights and Brake lights stopped working. 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo CarGurus has 72,284 nationwide Grand Cherokee listings starting at $495. I also blew out the fuse #15 (15amp) under the driver side dash due to not removing the POS lead on the battery first.
Can anyone recommend a switch or where to get one? I'd hate to see you pull this all apart for nothing. Thanks for posting it. __________________ is just like Soylent Green, its the people that make it so good!! "The Red Queen" 90 2-Dr Sport-I6 4.0 w/zj HD fan clutch, Ford 19# news Check the terminals for corrosion and the switch for proper adjustment.
fatty OEM Tech Discussion 1 May 1st, 2008 12:33 Interior and dash lights, parking brake release joshv98xj OEM Tech Discussion 2 January 5th, 2007 17:55 All times are GMT -7. Just in case this helps someone else here is some additional info that helped me...I replaced my headlight switch before finding this post and before checking the fuse(s) I mention later. Once you determine what is missing, you follow that until you locate the open in the circuit (it doesn't sound like a short). Please try again later.
Last edited by blair.ensinger; March 14th, 2010 at 18:10. Northwest Mass. I have a taillight/dashlight/parking light issue... Insert a narrow screwdriver between switch and booster push rod , if you get lights that's the problem .
I have power(checking with testlight) going into the stoplight switch, and power coming out when pedal is depressed. I'll have to keep an eye on it, but it seems to be working. Brake/turn share the same one and the parking lights ("running" lights) are on teh other filament within the same bulb. (except on vehicles like an XJ, with the "extra" amber turn Anyone got any advice or seen something like this before? 06-01-2010, 09:47 AM #2 AfterMath Jeeper Join Date: May 2010 Location: Western NY Posts: 510 Did you
For the brake lights, I assume it will be one or both of the bulbs which are not the back-up lights. You'll be able to meet friends, as well as get help repairing and upgrading your Jeep. I think they sell them special order at Autozone for 24.99, basically a harness I'm changing out. -JG Reply With Quote 11-24-2009,09:59 AM #10 Crazy4diesels Senior Member Join Date Oct 2008 Here is a quick fix. - Duration: 1:31.
I have bought 3 new switches, all with the same problem... danbury Buying from quadratec Totally Random Picture Thread The last person to post in this... 5-Speed Manual vs 6-Speed Manual » Popular Tags 2 door 2006 aev audio axle bestop brakes DOOLEY1216 18,133 views 11:12 how to find a electrical short on most any car or truck - Duration: 4:20. Reply With Quote 11-25-2009,07:14 PM #15 glenn beck Member Join Date Sep 2009 Posts 70 Re: Brake Lights not working, everything else is!!!
Reply With Quote 11-20-2009,10:37 AM #6 Crazy4diesels Senior Member Join Date Oct 2008 Location Boston Posts 393 Re: Brake Lights not working, everything else is!!! Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Tech Forum No brake lights? this meant power was flowing somewhere, sometimes.