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post #1 of 4 Old 03-31-2013, 07:34 PM Thread Starter
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No power to rear gate

I purchased a 97 zj with a bad motor now that thats fixed I have a couple of other issues. My rear gate doesn't allow my interior to turn off the window poper doesn't work and the wiper doesn't work. The only power I have Is to the alarm contact on the key. Is there a diagram that shows what the wires are and the color code?

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post #2 of 4 Old 03-31-2013, 11:32 PM
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You probably have some disconnected connectors in the rear hatch. Just in case,
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post #3 of 4 Old 04-01-2013, 05:29 AM
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Liftgate or Liftglass ajar switches may not be adjusted/working properly. If it appears one(both) is open, rear wiper/washer is disabled and courtesy lights stay on. Try disabling the courtesy lamps by pressing the liftgate light lens (with all other doors closed).
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post #4 of 4 Old 04-01-2013, 06:51 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks for the wiring diagrams this will help as I don't have power at the plastic conection at the top of the gate tis will give me more to trouble shoot from
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