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Unread 10-20-2013, 11:30 AM   #1
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steering column wiring

Hi all

I have a question regarding my steering column on my 78 CJ7. What are the electrical connections for at the very bottom of the steering column? I believe there are four connections just before the column meets the firewall.

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Unread 10-20-2013, 12:41 PM   #2
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Are you saying electrical connections other than the ignition switch and steering column connection?
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Unread 10-20-2013, 12:50 PM   #3
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Yes, exactly
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Unread 10-20-2013, 02:42 PM   #4
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ignition, blinkers, hazards, and horn.
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Unread 10-20-2013, 04:12 PM   #5
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Pics would be helpful?
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Unread 10-20-2013, 10:31 PM   #6
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Lee: pictures are om their way. Yahwhy: thank you, but where and how do I connect them? I'm a rookie when it comes electrical stuff
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Unread 10-21-2013, 09:56 AM   #7
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Well it could be your ignition switch or your turn signal harness unless your column was swapped if some other vehical.

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Unread 11-02-2013, 11:31 AM   #8
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Herre is a pic

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Unread 11-02-2013, 11:33 AM   #9
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Another Pic

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Unread 11-02-2013, 11:37 AM   #10
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And on a related not for me, does anyone know where this ground wire is supposed to go? image-1771241407.jpg
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Unread 11-04-2013, 03:33 AM   #11
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The first 2 pictures is the neutral safety switch if you have an automatic.

Not sure were the ground goes. Looks added. Maybe the jeep was having grounding problems and the PO added a ground
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