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Unread 08-13-2012, 07:07 PM   #1
zack-K
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1995 ZJ 
 
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no power

I cant figure this out for the life of me. My 95 Jeep grand Cherokee laredo 5.2 v8 is having random starting issues. randomly it will just not respond I turn the key and nothing,no power, no nothing sometimes when this happens the light under the hood when i open it will just barely light up, its the damnedest thing.a few times when i opened either the driver or passenger door it will start right up also often if i let it sit a few hours it will fire up without and issue. I recently had the starter replaced and that seemed to be the fix but now its happening all over again.
all i know is that it seems to happen mostly before/after it rains (not sure if that has any significance) Any input would be most helpful.


Last edited by zack-K; 08-13-2012 at 07:10 PM.. Reason: left out some info
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Unread 08-13-2012, 07:10 PM   #2
Afdude88
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Try starting it in neutral. Almost sounds like a NSS or a sticky relay.

Ok i reread all that....that is weird. Could be a key switch or even a sticky relay to prevent power when the key is turned.
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Unread 08-13-2012, 11:02 PM   #3
KoreaZJ
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Check your battery cables on both ends. Clean, tight, and good solid connections.
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