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Unread 11-03-2009, 09:32 PM   #1
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Overhead counsel questions

I just picked up a overhead console for my Jeep today

I just had what I needed to get the console itself but could not get the wiring harness. My question is, is it possible to hook up the temp gauge and compass on my sport if I go back and get the harness?

What all would I need of the JY Jeep to make the console fully functional in mine?

JY Jeep is a 2000 classic, and mine is a 2000 Sport.

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Unread 11-03-2009, 09:59 PM   #2
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What will this counsel be deliberating from inside your jeep?

Console

Sorry had to point that out.
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Unread 11-03-2009, 10:33 PM   #3
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lol, thanks :P
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Unread 11-03-2009, 11:42 PM   #4
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Go back ASAP and get the wire harness and the temp sensor. The install will be plug and play if the donor Jeep is the same year as your Jeep.

The console will display Compass and Temperature, Trip Odometer, Average Fuel Economy, Instantaneous Fuel Economy, Distance To Empty, and Elapsed Trip time.
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Unread 11-03-2009, 11:53 PM   #5
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damn...all that? and the harness just plugs in? where? I mean, I get where it goes from the roof to behind the dash, but where does it end?
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Unread 11-04-2009, 12:14 AM   #6
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PM me a good email address and I will send you complete install instructions with pictures.
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Unread 11-04-2009, 08:32 AM   #7
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sent it, thanks!
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Unread 11-04-2009, 10:07 AM   #8
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The console harness has two plugs that go into the kick panel, plug and play.
The top of the harness plugs into your keyless entry, Console computer, and 2 plugs for the visor lights.

Make sure you get the roof bracket and temp sensor too.
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Unread 11-04-2009, 11:39 AM   #9
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Ok, got the console yesterday for 25 bucks, and went back for the harness, sensor, and bracket and was not charged for them at all

So my car does not have the keyless entry so I only need to worry about the two kick panel pugs, right?
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Unread 11-04-2009, 12:23 PM   #10
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just did an overhead console on mine got all the stuff for 80 bucks including the head liner which was cleaner and rip free which is better than mine had to get a new temp sensor but all else works great
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Unread 11-04-2009, 12:28 PM   #11
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did yours have the plug already for the sensor or did you need to wire one?
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Unread 11-04-2009, 12:34 PM   #12
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plug is there just no sensor
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