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Unread 07-22-2007, 12:29 AM   #1
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wirring manual

Hi Guys...

well my cj8 is driving me nuts... turns out the big ticket items are the eaisest to deal with, its the small things that are causing me stress.
I got a new engine,
removed the old body lift,
solved the old leaky top problem...

BUT every time i turn around i have some wirring problem. I think the PO cut into every wire they could.

I need a good manual with good wirring diagrams and good system overviews.
I have the haynes manuls now its soso, find there is to much covering every other years, gets confusing.

what manuals do you guys suggest?

thanks.
scott in vancouver.


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Unread 07-22-2007, 05:24 AM   #2
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There are some decent digrams floating around the 'net.

However, I was in your shoes not long ago, and realized that the best fix was to start from scratch. I rewired it with a Painless kit, but there are others out there that other people like. While the kit is not cheap, you can do it in a weekend, and eliminate all of of your electrical problems. Everything will be cleaned up and neat, you will know where every wire goes, and you will have the security of knowing everything electrical is going to work.
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Unread 07-22-2007, 06:34 AM   #3
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Here is one for a 79 cj-7
http://www.terrainstompers.com/forum...opic.php?t=875
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Unread 07-22-2007, 08:46 AM   #4
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Go to your local library. You can find high quality, multi-page fold-out wiring diagrams in the reference section.
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Unread 07-23-2007, 10:25 AM   #5
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i used the painless kit as well after my wireing lit on fire. the kit fit great and now everything electrical works great. i would suggest investing the time to save agravation in the future
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Unread 07-23-2007, 12:28 PM   #6
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Factory Service Manual. You can buy reprints on the web, and I believe the Alldata CD's that you can get from AutoZone contain the same diagrams.
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Unread 07-23-2007, 01:29 PM   #7
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The year specific Jeep Technical Service Manual is your best resourse for the wiring diagram and all other service related issues. If I had only one resourse it would be the year specific technical service manual. I found mine on Ebay a long time ago.

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Unread 07-23-2007, 04:17 PM   #8
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Autozone online also has some wiring diagrams as well. If you have some specific questions, post them up and many will be able to help you out.

I got my FSM on ebay as well for about $60 or so. Keep your eye out, they are on there often.
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Unread 07-23-2007, 05:40 PM   #9
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this is a 78 wiring from the factory manual should be close





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