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post #1 of 3 Old 07-19-2011, 01:57 PM Thread Starter
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Need help fast!

Ok the rear license plate lights on the zj just bought do not work. I opened took the hatch cover off and found all the plugs where unplugged, when I plugged then in the plate lights worked but only with the lights off and the rear wiper motor started to wine. Is there a relay in the wiper that controls the lights?

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post #2 of 3 Old 07-19-2011, 03:00 PM
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I don't remember there being any wires common between the plate lights and wiper motor on my '94. I would check the hatch wiring harness where it enters the chassis and see if any wires have frayed/shorted there.

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post #3 of 3 Old 07-19-2011, 04:18 PM Thread Starter
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Ok I'll start there thanks
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