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post #1 of 7 Old 11-08-2013, 12:14 PM Thread Starter
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Reverse lights intermittent- 03 TJ 5 sp

Sometimes my back up lights work and sometimes they do not.
Must be a dirty contact or something. I looked for some kind of write up and in the FAQ's but haven't found anything here on the forum.
Anyone point me to a diagram or pictures of maybe the switch for the back up lights around the transmission I can hopefully clean the contacts or replace, thanks much.


2003 X, 5 speed, FT/RR bumpers by Eddie Reighard. JKS 1" body lift, JKS disco's, 2 1/2" Rough Country lift, 8k Warn, w/class 3 receiver FT & RR hitch. GA 8 rims riding 33's- GY Kevlar.
SOLD- 1985 CJ7 soft top , fiberglass body, 5" total lift258-6- Howell TBI, Full Roll cage.
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post #2 of 7 Old 11-08-2013, 01:35 PM
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Just did the switch on mine last week, it's on the drivers side kind of in line with the fill plug toward the rear. Has a two prong plug on it.

You may be able to clean it but a new one is under $15.

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Do you remember the part #? I'll just replace it. Thanks.

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S9150P from Advance Auto.

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Excellent thanks.

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SOLD- 1985 CJ7 soft top , fiberglass body, 5" total lift258-6- Howell TBI, Full Roll cage.
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Marking this for reference.
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Need to res erect this thread.
The problem is not the switch. I pulled the reverse lights switch out and pressed on the plunger and the lights go on.
Where can I get a diagram of what is inside the transmission that moves that plunger ?
And...happy christmas.

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SOLD- 1985 CJ7 soft top , fiberglass body, 5" total lift258-6- Howell TBI, Full Roll cage.
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