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Unread 06-27-2013, 09:08 AM   #1
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1999 Jeep Grand cherokee windows wont go up

My jeep was working fine yesterday and then this morning my windows wont go up.. my interior lights keep staying on also. none of the windows will go down with their own switch or the master switch.. has anyone had this problem? or can anybody please help me....!

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Unread 06-27-2013, 09:11 AM   #2
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Wj windows wont go down

my jeep was working fine yesterday and then this morning when i went out the windows wont go up or down, the interior lights stay on, my locks wont work and i cant move my mirrors. can someone please help me... i really need this fixed!!thank you
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Unread 06-27-2013, 09:18 AM   #3
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windows wont go down

my windows were working fine yesterday and then i go out today and they wont work... they wont go up or down.. the locks dont work. my mirrors wont move and my interior lights stay on.... help
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Unread 06-27-2013, 09:52 AM   #4
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It's a broken ground wire in the drivers door rubber boot.
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Unread 06-27-2013, 10:40 AM   #5
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You should post this in the WJ forum.
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Unread 06-27-2013, 03:25 PM   #6
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Probably a broken ground wire
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Unread 06-27-2013, 03:51 PM   #7
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Check inside the drivers side door jamb boot for broken wires.
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Unread 06-27-2013, 05:01 PM   #8
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Try reconnecting the negative terminal on the battery. It's worth a shot and might help. Plus it's free
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Unread 06-27-2013, 11:47 PM   #9
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Mega threads merge from all over the forum!
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Unread 06-28-2013, 03:20 AM   #10
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You have now entered pergatory were threads merge into one pile of WTH?
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Unread 06-28-2013, 03:21 AM   #11
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... and yes, as said, check the wiring in the boots on the doors. Most like one or more wires are severed or rubbing causing a short.
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Unread 06-28-2013, 05:20 AM   #12
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I've had this happen many times on my 2002 WJ. When you repair this, put an extra few inches on the lead. Check your other wires for wear and fix those at the same time. It was my 3rd repair before I finally added some extra length.

The 4th time this happened, I was really upset... I pulled the boot off, inspected the wires. I attacked them with a meter, but never could find the problem.

A few weeks later, I got my tax refund and finally broke down to buy a new drivers seat (the lower frame had collapsed). When I pulled my old seat out, I was met with a shower of sparks, as the seat frame had torn up the motor control wires and grounded out.

Once I finished replacing the seat, the windows, mirrors, lights, AC, EVIC, and a couple other things started working again.

Who would have thought that a broken seat could cause so many issues.
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